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Martin Luther

While Luther started the fire, other figures (Church, secular, political rulers) provided the momentum and direction of what eventually happened.

Concrete Symbols

During the Protestant Reformation, one set of catch cries of the Reformers was the “Five Alones”. From the teaching of Martin Luther these phrases encapsulated the Protestant viewpoint: “By Scripture alone”, “By Faith alone”, “By Grace alone”, “Through Christ alone”, and “Glory to God alone.” Luther had objected to the selling of indulgences, holy relics, […]