Section 7. Books of the Reformation

60. Martin Luther New Testament, Wittenberg: Melchior Lotter, 1526

Museum of the Book, London

While in exile in Wartburg between 1521-1522 Luther worked tirelessly translating the New Testament from Greek to German providing a foundation for teaching and doctrine in the language of the people; this is a very early edition of that translation.
While in exile in Wartburg between 1521-1522 Luther worked tirelessly translating the New Testament from Greek to German providing a foundation for teaching and doctrine in the language of the people; this is a very early edition of that translation.