The 500th anniversary of the legendary date of the outbreak of the Reformation is October 31, 1517.
“Since marriage and the married estate are worldly matters, it behooves us pastors or ministers of the church not to attempt to order or govern anything connected with it, but to permit every city and land to continue its own use and custom in this connection.” Martin Luther
Very radical for the 16th century!
Bravo Martin Luther! gmc
“The thing I like to tell Protestants is that they stopped protesting too soon!” Richard Rohr, ofm