By Douglas Bond
Discovering that love and marriage is complicated, sacrificial, and but intensely appealing, Katharina von Bora, scared of discovery, secretly pens a personal memoir of her apostasy, her forbidden marriage to Martin Luther, his risky lifestyles and turbulent legacy, their trials and tragedies, and their joys and triumphs.
“…a becoming tribute to 1 of the main interesting power-couples of the a long time! With the ability of a student and the glint of a bard, Douglas Bond weaves jointly an exhilarating and interesting tale of Luther’s marriage to Katharina von Bora.”
ERIC LANDRY, govt Editor, smooth Reformation
“An attractive and private examine a determine of towering value to Western civilization. it is a must-read for someone who could see those occasions in the course of the eyes of 1 who was once there.”
DR. DAVID L. BODDE, Professor Emeritus, Clemson University
“Douglas Bond has a present for taking pictures the dwelling and real nature of historic figures and their instances. In Luther in Love he has seamlessly woven jointly historic truth into a fascinating and enduring love tale of mutual convenience and aid among a declared heretic and an apostate nun. a superb read!”
MYRA BAUGHMAN, Professor Emeritus, Pacific Lutheran University
“Combining a historian’s eye for info with a novelist’s feel for a very good tale, Douglas Bond brings Luther down from the pedestal which will stroll beside him and get to understand him because the guy he fairly used to be. i like to recommend Luther in Love heartily.”
GREG BAILEY, editor
“Luther in Love is a stunning booklet, a excitement to learn, an artistic and astute undertaking, a page-turner, devoted to Luther’s voice as a Reformer, a preacher, a theologian, a son, a pal, a father, and a husband.”
AIMEE BYRD, writer of Housewife Theologian, Theological health, and No Little ladies
“…Luther throughout the exhilarating brain of 1 of America’s such a lot extraordinary Christian storytellers. Luther in Love is Christian old fiction at its spell binding best!”
DARREN J. N. MIDDLETON, Professor of Literature and Theology, Texas Christian University
“I enjoyed examining Luther in Love! I laughed, I wept—so a lot knowledge approximately biblical marriage! …a delicate and insightful look at how the daddy of the Reformation, and his loved Katie, utilized the theology of the Reformation to their marriage.”
SUSAN HUNT, writer, religious Mothering; former Coordinator, Women’s Ministry (PCA)
“Master historic novelist Douglas Bond has performed it back. The fruit of intensive examine, this booklet brings to lifestyles the tale of Martin Luther’s legacy and his marriage to Katharina von Bora. Bond blends theological and biblical perception from Luther in a compelling ebook for all readers.”
MARVIN PADGETT, government Director/CEO, nice fee guides
“…beautifully written, quite relocating account of Martin Luther and his bride Katharina von Bora. Bond seamlessly takes readers again 500 years. …richly informed, merits to be learn and reread.”
ALISA WEIS, journalist and writer of Swiftwater
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