How Reform Turned to Reformation

How Reform Turned to Reformation

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 the spiritual unity of medieval Europe. Martin Luther wanted reform, not a Reformation…

http://www.wsj.com/articles/when-luther-shook-up-christianity-1446159795

Loconte, Joseph. “When Luther Shook Up Christianity” Wall Street Journal 29 Oct 2015
Web. 30 Oct 2015