The following excerpt provides Luther’s commentary on Matt. 9:24: “[Christ] said, ‘Go away. The girl is not dead but sleeping,” and is taken from Luther’s Annotations on Matthew 1–18, as found in Volume 67 of the American Edition of Luther’s Works [Read more…] about Luther on the Raising of Jairus’ Daughter
Martin Luther was not only a theologian, but a pastor engaged in the care of souls. In Martin Luther: Preacher of the Cross, author John T. Pless makes use of selected letters to present compelling evidence for the reformer’s application of his evangelical theology to consciences burdened with sin, haunted by death, and afflicted by the devil.
The following excerpt from Martin Luther: Preacher of the Cross is from the chapter “Pastoral Care of the Grieving.” [Read more…] about Martin Luther: Preacher of the Cross