Martin Luther was born on November 10, 1483, in Eislben, Germany. He was the second son of nine children, his parents being: Hans and Margarete Luther.
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While returning home from mansfield on July 2nd, martin was surprised by a heavy thunderstorm in Stotternheim, so he sought shelter under a tree. After some time of waiting, lightning struck. terrified of death, he prayed to St. Anne and said: "I will become a monk".
Two weeks after the accident, on July 17, 1505, Martin Luther was true to what he said and entered the Augustinian monastery. he finished his training on February 18, 1546.
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One day, Martin saw that Pope Leo was making people pay for indulgences and said that if they wanted to save them and their loved ones from going to hell they would have to pay. Martin decided he wanted to put it to a stop.
On October 13, 1517, Martin nailed the 95 theses to the door ofthe church. Copies were spread thought-out Germany within two weeks and Europe within two months.
After the Pope found out about what Martin did, he send a letter to him saying he was excommunicated and summoned to appear before the Diet of Worms. His words "I neither can nor will recant"challenged authority in a way that would change the course of history. After 10 weeks of hiding, Martin translates the New Testament from Greek into German.