In 2017, people from around the world will be coming to Germany for special events marking the 500th anniversary of the creation of the Protestant Church. In 1517, theologian Martin Luther publicly broke with the Roman Catholic church.
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Germany will be celebrating the 500th anniversary since the Protestant Reformation with a public holiday on October 31, 2017. How much do you know about Martin Luther? Test your knowledge with these five questions.
Celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the Wartburg Castle in Eisenach features the special exhibition, "Luther and the Germans." It explores the relationship between Luther and his region.
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