Today's Luther Fact:
November 11 – Luther is baptized very shortly after his birth. He is named Martin after the feast of the same name, celebrated on November 11. Luther’s parents are not nobility, but they are well-off. Hans Luther was the operator of a series of mines and was involved in local city council politics.
Did You Know? A Survey of Luther's Life; seven weeks of daily Luther facts was researched, compiled, and commented on by Andrew Lewis, S.T.M. who served as Vicar at St. James from 2016-2017.