Sentence Examples


  • He was of "Pennsylvania-German" parentage, his name being originally Albrecht, and was educated in the Lutheran faith.
  • The liturgy of the Lutheran church of Russia has, since 1898, been based on his Liturgische Formulare (1872).
  • In the same year the Lutheran reformation took hold of him, and he began to issue appeals in prose and verse against the Mass and against the pope as antichrist.
  • Stayed the Lutheran movement, and Luther himself, safe in the solitude of the Wartburg, survived Leo X.
  • In Germany the concessions made to the pope and the reservations maintained by him in the matter of taxes and benefices were deemed excessive, and the prolonged discontent which resulted was one of the causes of the success of the Lutheran Reformation.