Today's Luther Fact:
1523 – Formula Missae is published, putting some of Luther’s liturgical changes into practice. In this liturgy, the Verba precede the Sanctus. The host and chalice are elevated at the Benedictus que venit. The Lord’s Prayer closes out the Eucharist, which is followed by the Pax.
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.