005 The Pod-estant Reformation

Two Anglicans try to figure out exactly who this Martin Luther guy is. October 31, 2017, will mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. Show notes: http://www.riteandmusical.org/2017/10/the-pod-estant-reformation.html


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  • Martin Luther nails the 95 these to the door of the castle church at Wittenberg October 31, 1517
  • King Henry VIII dissolves the monasteries and abbeys in 1538
  • Hymn 61: "'Sleepers wake!' A voice astounds us"
  • Hymn 505: “O Spirit of life, O Spirit of God”
  • Catherine Winkworth, noted for her poetic translations of many German chorales is given her own [provisional] feast day (August 7) in Holy Women, Holy Men.
  • Hymn 688: “A mighty fortress is our God” - words and music by Martin Luther, hymnal harmonization by J. S. Bach.
  • Hymn 48, tune name is Es flog ein kleins Waldvögelein. In the Hymnal 1940 this was called “Woodbird.”
  • Martin Luther is commemorated on February 18 in the Episcopal Church (Lesser Feasts and Fasts).

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