Martin Luther 95 Theses Free Essays - StudyMode
1. The most famous scene depicting the Reformation — namely Luther nailing 95 theses to a church door — might never have occurred. Luther never said so, and the university colleague who did waited until after Luther’s death.
Luther Posted 95 Theses - 1501-1600 Church History Timeline
Nearly 500 years ago, on October 31, 1517, Martin Luther nailed 95 theses for debate on the Castle Church door in Wittenberg, Germany. Luther's provocative theses, written in Latin, critiqued certain views and practices of the church of his day, notably the sale of indulgences, pieces of paper one could purchase to release the souls of loved ones from purgatory. The translation and duplication of these theses, more than any other event, spawned the Protestant Reformation.