Overview

Martin Luther

(1483—1546) German Protestant theologian

Return to overview »

You are looking at 1-9 of 9 entries

View:

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2006
Subject:
Literature, Children's literature studies
Length:
210 words

(1483–1546), German leader of the Protestant Reformation who wrote treatises, commentaries on Scripture, tracts on theology and ecclesiastical ...

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483–1546)   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, modern history (1700 to 1945), Religion
Length:
6,230 words

(1483–1546), reformer and theologian. ...

The world-historical event of the Reformation was triggered and substantially shaped by the monk

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483–1546)   Reference library

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
395 words

(1483–1546). ...

Founder of the German Reformation. In 1505 he entered an Augustinian monastery. Ordained priest in 1507

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483–1546)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to German Literature (3 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Literature
Length:
1,547 words

(Eisleben, 1483–1546, Eisleben), ...

the dominating personality of the Reformation, was the son of a peasant who had abandoned

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483–1546)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Philosophy (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
187 words

German theologian, Professor of Philosophy and then of Theology at Wittenberg, leader of the Protestant Reformation. Luther is notorious ...

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483–1546)   Reference library

The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Literature
Length:
402 words

(1483–1546). ...

The impact upon France of the great German Reformer's writings and campaigns was most marked in the

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483–1546)   Quick reference

World Encyclopedia

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
132 words

German Christian reformer who was a founder of Protestantism and leader of the Reformation. He was deeply concerned about ...

Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin (1483)   Quick reference

The Oxford Dictionary of Music (6 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Music
Length:
56 words
German Protestant church reformer. Player of lute and fl. Est. congregational singing. Wrote treatise on music (1538) and words of many hymns and chorales (possibly the music, too), ... More
Luther, Martin

Luther, Martin   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, Early Modern History (1500 to 1700)
Length:
1,361 words
(1483–1546), ... Founder of the German Reformation, born on 10 November 1483 in Eisleben (Saxony), the second son of Hans Luther, a prosperous peasant miner from Thuringia, and ... More

View: