Issue 39: Martin Luther: The Later Years and Legacy

Not too much is widely known of Luther's life after he sparked the Protestant Reformation in 1517 and attended the Diet of Worms in 1521. And yet his later years merit as much attention as his youth. Luther left several lasting legacies: congregational singing, hymn-writing, the empowerment of women and changing views of marriage are a few among many. Join Christian History & Biography in looking at the achievements, influences and struggles of an old man for the sake of a young church.

  • Luther’s effect on Christian worship
  • Luther’s preaching
  • The legacy of Martin Luther
  • The story behind Luther’s greatest hymn
  • Creation of the Lutheran Church

(For more on Luther, see Christian History 115: Luther Leads the Way.)

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