Luther promoted singing lessons for children. He wrote, “Children must … sing and learn music together with mathematics.” Luther knew that songs enter straight into the soul and convey biblical truth to children even before they’re able to read.
Every day in October 2017, Dr. Stephen Nichols will podcast about the Reformation on 5 Minutes in Church History. Many of the episodes were recorded on location throughout Europe. Because these podcasts are short, it would be easy for you to “catch up.”
Martin Luther was recognized as a gifted singer and accomplished lutist. He was even referred to as the The Wittenberg Nightingale. (Also, watch a video reenacting Luther playing the lute and his wife, Katie, singing.)
Luther’s thoughts on music and the Word of God. (Also, listen to his hymn: Dear Christians, One and All, Rejoice.)
“If you want to change the world, pick up your pen and write.” ~ Martin Luther
Do you remember the events of 2011? God removed seven men from power that year.
Of course you know Jesus. That’s what the day is about—Good Friday. He died on the cross for our sins. I am so grateful.
But there was the other Jesus—Jesus Barabbas. The criminal. The one they let go… Here’s an amazing thing: His Jewish name would really be Jesus Bar Abba. Which means Jesus, Son of Father.