Luther Before the Diet of Worms, 1521

In 1521, Martin Luther was called before the Holy Roman Emperor at the Diet of Worms to recant his writings and teachings.  It had already been determined that he would die if he did not recant.  By the grace of God Luther escaped with his life.  It was here that he gave his famous “Here I Stand” speech.

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Posted on April 17, 2011, in Christian Living, The Cross. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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