The Story of Martin Luther
Updated: 11/27/2020
The Story of Martin Luther

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  • Hi my name is Martin Luther and I am a monk and scholar from Eisleben, Germany. I was born in 1483 and became a monk in 1505, later on I decided in 1507, I made the decision to become a priest and a scholar changing my life forever.
  • A miracle has happened, someone is selling indulgences promising an easy way to paradise, pardoning all sins without repentance and the power to give this gift to the living or the dead.
  • What is happening?
  • He lies, he is corrupt, no amount of repentance can save him!
  • How can you do this, this is a scam!
  • Hi my name is Martin Luther and I am a monk and scholar from Eisleben, Germany. I was born in 1483 and became a monk in 1505, later on I decided in 1507, I made the decision to become a priest and a scholar changing my life forever.
  • I must Share my beliefs through my 95 Theses, there will be people who will stand beside me. I really hope this will improve the Church, restoring faith for all of Germany.
  • Church of Wittenberg
  • One day, a man called Johann Tetzal came into town and soon after a lot of commotion came about. Confused, I asked someone what was happening and they responded " A miracle has happened, someone is selling indulgences promising an easy way to paradise, pardoning all sins without repentance and the power to give this gift to the living or the dead'. Knowing that this could not be true I passed the the crowd to see for myself .
  • How dare you defy the actions of the Church!
  • The church is wrong to sell indulgences, they're scamming thousands of people for your own profit, the Church has lost its way!
  • End of the lies
  • "Buy them quick a free way to paradise for only $10 as soon as a coin in the coffer rings a the soul from purgatory springs" What is this madness I thought " How can you do this, this is a scam", "He lies he is corrupt, no amount of repentance can save him". With this I quickly left the scene with one goal to end the corruption of the Church and restore order.
  • Finally the lies have stopped leaving only the true faith of the Bible to lead the Church
  • Tavern
  • Beginning of Protestantism
  • End of Corruption
  • "I must share my beliefs there will be people who will stand by me." With that, I posted my 95 Theses upon the Wittenberg Castle Church, marking the start of my rebellion against the corrupt church and their practices. "I really hope this will improve the Church restoring faith for all of Germany.
  • Soon after I was summoned to appear at the Diet of Worms which was a holy roman assembly held at the Heylshof Garden in worms. "how dare you defy the actions of the Church". "The Church is wrong to sell indulgences, they're scamming thousands of people for your own profit the Church has lost its way."
  • Once I had returned home I noticed many changes, there were signs everywhere telling of the end of the corruption of the church and the lies. "Finally the lies have stopped leaving only the true faith of the Bible to lead the church."