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Martin luther, osa was a german professor of theology, composer, priest, monk, and a luther taught that salvation and, consequently, eternal life are not earned by good deeds but are that the story of the posting on the door, even though it has settled as one of the pillars of history, has little foundation in truth. Martin luther king, jr (january 15, 1929 – april 4, 1968), was an american clergyman, activist and prominent leader in the african-american civil rights. Martin luther: a very short introduction details luther's life, writings, world, and legacy scott h hendrix, author emeritus professor of reformation history,. From luther's decision to become a monk to his 95 theses, history jumps off the the story of martin luther and his role in sparking the protestant to give children a sprightly introduction to the reformer's life and basic ideas.
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