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The Terrible Sin of Selling Salvation

A Soul in Search of Salvation The Story of Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation  Part 2 The Injury done by Indulgences By definition, an indulgence is simply a formal church document stating that certain sins are forgiven. Behind the renewed intense sale of indulgences in Germany, was a desire to build St. Peter’s Church…… Continue reading The Terrible Sin of Selling Salvation

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Young Martin Luther

A Soul in Search of Salvation The Story of Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation Part 1 Matthew 7:13   “Enter ye in at the strait gate; for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, And many there be which go in thereat.” Romans 1:17 “For therein is the righteousness…… Continue reading Young Martin Luther

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Reformation Day Better than Candy

When someone mentions October 31 our minds are most likely conditioned to think about Halloween, pumpkins, scary costumes, hayrides, or, best of all, candy. But the day is also remembered by many throughout the world for an entirely different reason. If you were to find yourself in any of the participating German states on October…… Continue reading Reformation Day Better than Candy