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Luther’s legacy experience the heritage of the lutheran faith the 500th anniversary of the reformation in 2017 celebrated martin luther’s remarkable legacy. “it is said that more books have been written about [martin luther] than anyone else in history, save his own master, jesus christ” so stated time magazine luther’s words and actions. As a child of the post-civil rights era, for me martin luther king jr has always been a dead man still speaking, already gone but eerily present perhaps this sense.
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