This essay is concerned with Martin Luther (1483-1546),
and his concept of Christianity. Luther began his
ecclesiastical career as an Augustinian Monk in the Roman
Catholic Church. Consequently, Luther was initially loyal to
the papacy, and even after many theological conflicts, he
attempted to bring about his reconciliation with the Church.
But this was a paradox not to endure because in his later
years, Luther waged a continual battle with the papacy. Luther
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