Tag: Luther

  • The Pandemic Luther

    The Covid-19 Chronicles : Reflections in a Pandemic, Part 1 Martin Luther was well-acquainted with epidemics. Waves of Black Plague wiped out significant portions of the local population. Pastors conducted thousands of burials; some buried entire congregations. Luther’s Wittenberg experienced an outbreak of the plague in 1527, prompting him to write a treatise addressed to…