martin luther

World News
Centuries later, these two Christian groups are working towards unity.
Religion
President Trump made a great effort to attract the evangelical Christian community, and he seemed to have succeeded. But
Religion
Nearly five-hundred years after Martin Luther awakened Protestantism with ninety-five theses, once again some are seeking
Politics
The white knight is not coming, and Trump has been instrumental in denigrating the veracity of any journalistic organization that opposes him.
Religion
Martin Luther told his followers to pray for Jews to convert to Christianity. Centuries later, the Evangelical Church in Germany is wrestling with its past.
Media
The other night, like 14.7 million other people, I tuned in to NBC to watch Matt Lauer conduct a 'Presidential Forum' with, in turn, both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
Religion
Blink and you'll miss this incredible moment of unity.
Travel
She is thirty feet high and weighs 36 thousand pounds and every inch of her voluptuous and barely-concealed anatomy is alluring - except perhaps for the two naked and wizened old men who sit in the palms of each of her upraised hands, one a pope the other an emperor.
Religion
As we see the affiliated "none" numbers rise, religious shifts, from doctrinal reforms and latest church cultures, are criticized for their apparent hollowness. But what is to make of the other stat reports?
Religion
How does one stay spiritually limber? Start with stretches, including hearing those with whom one disagrees and thinking through their arguments. But that's just a warm-up. There is nothing that will stretch a person like actually doing what Jesus instructs his disciples to do.
Politics
With the Iowa caucuses upon us, it seems like every Republican tramping through the snow claims to be a Bible-believing, God-fearing, Jesus-loving Christian. Some trot out their parents; others offer personal conversion stories. Some defend persecuted Christians; others explain their policies in Biblical terms. It's a fruitless exercise.
Religion
The Pilgrims--their name chosen to reflect their sacred destiny--carried those stories across the Atlantic, stories of divine
Travel
I also enjoyed researching and updating our guidebooks (in Greece, Rome, Florence, Tuscany, South France, and South England), which helped me scout new TV episodes (for Tuscany and South England) and refine our newest Rick Steves Europe Tours Villages of South England itinerary.
Travel
I'm just wrapping up three weeks of filming in Germany, and I'm impressed by the souvenirs of its tumultuous history. Doing TV shows on Frankfurt, Nürnberg, Dresden, Leipzig, and Hamburg, you can't avoid the flip side of Germany's greatness.
Religion
Martin Luther sparked controversy by challenging the authority of the Catholic Church.