Quotes by Martin Luther

Martin Luther

If God had not permitted the people of Jerusalem to be torn asunder and driven them from the land, but had let them keep it after before, no one could convince them that they are not God`s chosen people.

Martin Luther
Come, let us sing a psalm, and drive away the devil.
Martin Luther

The body they may kill: God’s truth abideth still, His Kingdom is forever.

Martin Luther
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
Martin Luther

Whoever does not accept my teaching may not be saved -- for it is God's teaching and not mine.

Martin Luther
The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
Martin Luther

I [i.e., God] have given you baptism as a gift for the forgiveness of sins, and preach to you unceasingly by word of mouth concerning this treasure, sealing it with the Sacrament of my body and blood, so that you need never doubt. True, it seems little and insignificant that by the washing of water, the Word, and the Sacrament this should all be effected. But don't let your eyes deceive you.

Martin Luther
There are three conversions necessary (for the Christian life): the conversion of the heart, the mind, and the purse.
Martin Luther

Our bodies are always exposed to Satan. The maladies I suffer are not natural, but Devil's spells.

Martin Luther
Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.