Skip to Main Content

Martin Luther and the Lutheran Church: About Martin Luther

This is a collection of resources about Martin Luther, his life and work, and about the Lutheran Church.

From the article Martin Luther in Britannica Academic:

Martin Luther, (born November 10, 1483, Eisleben, Saxony [now in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany]—died February 18, 1546, Eisleben), German theologian and religious reformer who was the catalyst of the 16th-century Protestant Reformation. Through his words and actions, Luther precipitated a movement that reformulated certain basic tenets of Christian belief and resulted in the division of Western Christendom between Roman Catholicism and the new Protestant traditions, mainly LutheranismCalvinismAnglicanism, the Anabaptists, and the anti-Trinitarians. He is one of the most influential figures in the history of Christianity.


Selected Books Available in the Klinck Memorial Library

Digital Luther-Related Items in Library Databases

Film and Video

Free Online Luther Resources