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  1. Easter wasn't always so popular. Here's what happened 500...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | Deseret News

    ... his 95 theses, which explained the flaws of then-current Christian theology, to the door of a church in Wittenberg, Germany, Reformation leaders set about refocusing faith communities on God and the Bible. There was a new emphasis on preaching the ...

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  2. Lutheran and Catholic Churches in Roswell Observe 500th aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | John's Creek Herald

    ... be the day German monk Martin Luther nailed his Ninety-five Theses on the door of All Saints' Church in Wittenberg, Germany, touching off widespread debate about church practices and what has come to be known as the Protestant Reformation. "On ...

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  3. HOW hISTORY eNDED:Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 11 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Luther's Children : review of Protestants: The Faith That Made the Modern World by Alec Ryrie The baptism of the spirit, the sacrament of Communion, the strife between modernity and orthodoxy -- these bones of contention have hammered together a broader Protestant identity even as it's splintered into numerous denominations, in the wake of Martin Luther's famous Ninety-five Theses, nailed onto a church door in Wittenberg, Germany. The Reformation allowed believers to shake off the strictures of Catholicism, opening the door to personal relationships with God.

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  4. 50 Years Ago This Week: The Priest Who Changed the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Time

    ... 450th anniversary approached of Martin Luther's posting of his 95 theses on the door of a church in Wittenberg, Germany, TIME took a look at the entire history of Protestantism - including the question of whether the religion of the 1960s ...

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  5. You don't have to be nice to political opponents. But you do have to talk to them.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Newsday

    ... crisis of civility. 500 years ago when Martin Luther posted his "95 Theses" to the door of a church in Wittenberg, Germany, he not only launched the Protestant Reformation, he also inspired generations of conscientiously uncivil evangelical ...

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  6. Lutherland gift caps off Wittenberg Project campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    The campaign to fund the renovation of the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany - the first milestone in The Wittenberg Project - ended successfully on Jan. 4. Visitors worship in the chapel at the International Lutheran Center in Wittenberg's Old Latin School during their tour of Luther sites last September. The chapel will soon have a plaque bearing the name "Lutherland of the West."

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  7. You don't have to be nice to political opponents. But you do have to talk to them.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... crisis of civility. 500 years ago when Martin Luther posted his "95 Theses" to the door of a church in Wittenberg, Germany, he not only launched the Protestant Reformation, he also inspired generations of conscientiously uncivil evangelical ...

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  8. Exhibition: Martin Luther and the Protestant ReformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Scoop

    Martin Luther was a friar and Professor of Theology at the University of Wittenberg, Germany. While undertaking scriptural studies, Luther arrived at an essential tenet: the Bible alone was the source to salvation and true Christianity.

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  9. Reformation lessons for United MethodistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | United Methodist Church

    ... ss than a year later, his widow and children were forced to flee their home, as Catholic forces attacked Wittenberg, Germany. Keep in mind, Christians were killing each other over

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  10. Topekans remember the 500th anniversary of the Protestant ReformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    ... 1517, Luther nailed what would later be known as the "95 Theses" to the door of All Saints' Church in Wittenberg, Germany, spelling out theological disputes he had come to develop regarding teachings in the Roman Catholic Church, to which he ...

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  11. Area Events & Happenings -Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    The Museum & Gallery at Bob Jones University is taking guests inside the world of Martin Luther, the Augustinian monk who nailed a list of grievances to a church door in Wittenberg, Germany, in 1517 and changed the course of history. "Luther's Journey" gives visitors a unique look at the Protestant Reformation from the eyes of artists.

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  12. Lutzer on Luther: Touring Reformation Countries 2017 with Trans World RadioRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | PRWeb

    D. Erwin Lutzer joining Trans World Radio international media ministry and Christian tour company Living Passages for the June 10-19 visit to Berlin and Wittenberg, Germany, along with historic Vienna and other Central European cities. A collaborative Biblical Christian tour featuring renowned broadcaster and author Erwin Lutzer will give participants a personal appreciation of how Martin Luther changed the world 500 years ago.

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  13. Carnivores more seriously threatened by roads than previously acknowledgedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: The wolf is among the top 25 percent of species most exposed to roads worldwide. view more Leipzig/Halle /Porto.

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  14. Lutheran Center in Wittenberg welcomes tours, overnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Since May 2015, when the much-anticipated International Lutheran Center at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, opened, thousands of visitors have worshipped, toured and bunked at the center - to engage in the city that made Reformation history. With the renovations there complete, the Old Latin School now functions as a modern, multi-purpose international welcome, retreat and education center and outpost for proclamation of the Gospel.

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  15. Vatican City stamps will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant ReformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Linn's Stamp News

    Lithuania issued this stamp Jan. 7 to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, which started with Martin Luther nailing 95 theses to the door of the church in Wittenberg, Germany. A German stamp issued in January honors Martin Luther's translation of the Bible in German.

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  16. That was not Luther's intent14 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    This anniversary commemorates the nailing of Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses on the Castle Church door in Wittenberg, Germany, on Oct. 31, 1517.

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  17. Theologian: Christian unity possible but not a a call to ignore realitiesaRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Iobserve

    ... Reformation began when in 1517 Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the door of All Saints Church in Wittenberg, Germany, separating from the Catholic Church. The event subsequently gave rise to a variety of Christian churches. It also led to ...

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  18. IDMPC 2017, International Discussion Meeting on Polymer Crystallization 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | PhysicsWeb Events

    The meeting continues the series of biennial meetings aiming at a deeper understanding of the mechanisms of polymer crystallization, which was initiated by Prof. Gert Strobl, University of Freiburg in 1999.

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  19. Numerous UA departments and units are hosting events in partnership...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... nailed his 95 theses against the practice of selling indulgences to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany. Luther's act of defiance against the Roman Catholic Church launched a religious movement referred to as the Protestant ...

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  20. Vugt: Pope Francis - " ecumenism and RembrandtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ... the anniversary of the day Martin Luther is thought to have nailed his 95 theses to a church door in Wittenberg, Germany. The exhibition opened on November 23, 1916. Some time ago, I wrote in one of my columns that the Pope went to Sweden and he had ...

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