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Reverend Bob Smith
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II. SELECTED WORKS OF MARTIN LUTHER, 1483 - 1546
III. SELECTED HISTORIC WORKS FROM OTHERS:
- Johann Sebastian Bach
Wilhalm Baier (1647-1695)
Friedrich Bente (1858-1930)
- Johannes Bugenhagen (1485-1558)
Bugenhagen was one of the great figures of the first generation of the
Lutheran reformation. Pastor of the town church in Wittenberg, he was
Luther's confessor, one of the first Lutheran pastors to marry, married
Luther, reorganized and brought the Lutheran tradition to: Hamburg,
Brunswick, Luebeck, Lower Saxony, Minden, Osnabrueck, Goettingen, Soest,
Bremen, Pomerania, Denmark and other places. He declined three Bishoprics
and was appointed general superintendant of Saxony. This sermon is the
official sermon at Luther's funeral. He is called the father of Lutheran
- A Christian Sermon Over the Body and At the Funeral of the Venerable
Dr. Martin Luther, Preached by Mr. Johann Bugenhagen Pomeranus (1546)
Ferdinand Walther (1811-1887)
Conrad Dietrich Wyneken (1810-1876)
IV. HYMNALS Additions to this section will begin with the Handbook of
the Lutheran Hymnal.
- [Turn to our online
- Following are more complete versions of
V. THE BOOK OF CONCORD (1580)
VI. RESEARCH REVIEWS
VII. THE LUTHERAN CHURCH - MISSOURI SYNOD
VIII. SERMON NOTES ON THE RUSSIAN GOSPELS, DR. HAROLD BULS (1920-1997)
IX. WITTENBERG DISCUSSION LISTS:
X. MEET REVEREND BOB SMITH . . .
XI. Additional LCMS Locations:
From Concordia University, River Forest, both of the following pages
provide connections to Lutheran news services, Lutheran forums, LCMS
congregations, Lutheran oriented ministries, and services and information.
XII. Project Wittenberg Mirror Sites:
XIII. Style Guides:
XIV. More Resources On Line: The sites below include the Lutheran
Electronic Archve at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (formerly the
Project Wittenberg Gopher site), the Project Wittenberg FTP archive at ICLnet,
and additional sites that we think you will find to be edifying.
- Electronic Lutheran Web, Project Wittenberg FTP
- the luther
project: devoted to interactive annotative study of the writing of
Martin Luther, by Gary Mann, Augustana College, a past contributor to
- The Alliance of Confessing
Evangelicals includes a number of articles on C.F.W.
Walther, and Luther
and Lutheranism: An Introductory Bibliography.
en-ligne d'oeuvres de théologie luthériennes, http://www.egliselutherienne.org/
- The Concordia Historical Institute. CHI
is the Archives of the Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod. One of the first
modern church body archives, it is also one of the largest. It's collection
covers not only the LCMS, but all of Lutheranism. the Institute has remained
strong supporters of Project Wittenberg from the beginnings of our initiative.
- Readings in
Martin Luther, is a part of Professor Lyman Baker's suggested
reading for The
Protestant Reformation and the Catholic Counter-Reformation,
Introduction to Western Humanities-- Baroque & Enlightment, at
Kansas State University.
- The Theology Website
makes a number of Luther files available at its Electronic Text Index. A
biographical sketch of Martin Luther is also made available.
- H-German (History-Net) at
the University of Illinois, Chicago.
- ALEX Database at
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This document results from a cooperative effort between Project
Wittenberg and ICLnet , Reverend
Bob Smith, Project Coordinator. Document revised, 2003:Apr. 15