Angel or Evildoer
Who Was Martin Luther?
Martin Luther Displays Himself As A Saint and Angel
This thesis is saying that neither the Pope or a Priest can forgive your sins, only God can.
This makes Martin Luther a Saint because he saved many people from wasting their money on the Church's "games", when all they needed to do was face God and ask for his forgiveness.
This means that once you die, you are no longer tied to all of the wrongdoings you did against the church, and you cannot be judged for them on Judgement Day.
This makes Martin Luther a Saint because he allowed many people to feel at peace with death. It allowed them not to worry and waste their life.
Martin Luther Displays Himself As A Sinner and Evildoer
This thesis is saying that only a few perfect people can be pardoned for their sins.
This makes Martin Luther a sinner because he is scaring many people that they may not be able to go to heaven since they are imperfect. He is causing people stress that lasts their entire lives, until their last breath.
This thesis is saying that someone that doesn't help another person cannot be forgiven for the sin with an indulgence. This only makes God angry with you.
This makes Martin Luther a sinner because he is corrupting the Church that he does not like, and is making the Church's followers question their God and Church Officials.
Dividing the People
This makes Martin Luther a sinner because he risked many people's lives, since he divided God's people.
Purpose Behind The Pictures
- Picture 1: Confession Room because the thesis discusses Confession
- Picture 2: Heaven/Hell because those are the options when you die
- Picture 3: German Bible because Luther translated the Bible into German
Martin Luther Is A Sinner
- Picture 1: Quote because everyone is imperfect but Luther says you "need" to be perfect.
- Picture 2: Salamander helping other salamander because the thesis talks about helping other people/animals.
- Picture 3: Map because it shows the divide between religions.
"Heaven and Hell". Google Images. 3 January 2016.
"Bible German". Google Images. 3 January 2016.
"I Am A Perfect Person". Google Images. 3 January 2016.
"Helping Others". Google Images. 3 January 2016.
"Europe Reformation Map". Google Images. 3 January 2016.