Top 10 Quotes by Martin Luther

Martin Luther

The devil flees before the sound of music almost as much as before the Word of God.

Martin Luther
A Christian is never in a state of completion but always in a process of becoming.
Martin Luther

The inner man cannot be forced to do out of his own free will, what he should do, except the grace of God change the heart and make it willing.

Martin Luther
The defects of a preacher are soon spied.
Martin Luther

Christ is the Master; the Scriptures are only the servant. The true way to test all the Books is to see whether they work the will of Christ or not. No Book which does not preach Christ can be apostolic, though Peter or Paul were its author. And no Book which does preach Christ can fail to be apostolic, although Judas, Ananias, Pilate, or Herod were its author.

Martin Luther
The soul can do without everything except the word of God, without which none at all of its wants are provided for.
Martin Luther

You should point to the whole man Jesus and say, That is God.

Martin Luther
If we Christians would join the Wise Men, we must close our eyes to all that glitters before the world and look rather on the despised and foolish things, help the poor, comfort the despised, and aid the neighbor in his need.
Martin Luther

For where God built a church, there the Devil would also build a chapel. Martin Luthe

Martin Luther
Whilst a man is persuaded that he has it in his power to contribute anything, be it ever so little, to his salvation, he remains in carnal self-confidence; he is not a self-despairer, and therefore is not duly humbled before God, he believes he may lend a helping hand in his salvation, but on the contrary, whoever is truly convinced that the whole work depends singly on the will of God, such a person renounces his own will and strength; he waits and prays for the operation of God, nor waits and prays in vain