Reformation

As we celebrate Reformation Sunday on October 30, 2016, we commemorate nearly half a millennium of Reformation set in motion by Martin Luther in Wittenberg, Germany. 2017 marks 500 Years of Reformation and we invite you to see where he worked, lived, and served in and around...

The iconic All Saints' Church in Wittenberg has been reopened after extensive preparations and renovations for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation next year. The ceremony was attended by the President of Germany and the Queen of Denmark. In 1517, Martin Luther nailed his "Ninety-five...

As we celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation in 2017, special exhibitions and events will take place all over LutherCountry to commemorate the life of Martin Luther. Exhibitions such as "Martin Luther: His Life in Pictures" and "Luther! 95 People - 95 Treasures" will...

"No city knows me better," Martin Luther once said about Eise­nach, and it's true. The town that gave birth to Johann Sebastian Bach was also in many ways the town that gave birth to Martin Luther. While he was actually born in nearby Eisleben, Luther...

Though the date of October 31 is most widely known as the celebration of Halloween with children dressed as ghouls, ghosts and goblins, the day is actually significant for another lesser known historical event...

By Ray Nothstine , Christian Post Reporter 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation which started when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the Castle Church door in Wittenberg, Germany, on Oct. 31, 1517. Many churches celebrate it, especially in the Reformed tradition, on...

When Luther Shook Up Christianity by Joseph Loconte When an obscure German monk hammered his indictments to the door of All Saints’ Church at Wittenberg on Oct. 31, 1517, he did not intend to impugn the authority of the Catholic Church, or malign its leaders, or rupture...

Join internationally-renowned conductor Helmuth Rilling on June 17, 2017, for a choral extravaganza at the magnificent Berliner Dom. Singers from across the globe are invited to join a grand festival chorus to sing the music of Mendelssohn, including Wir glauben all an einen Gott and...

Author & television personality, Rick Steves is currently in Germany filming a special commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Get a sneak-peek in his recent article on the Huffington Post...