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The Wit of Martin Luther: Distinguishing Mark of Christian Freedom

Fortress Press / 2006 / Paperback

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Eric Gritsch ties Luther's wit and humor to his sharp polemical exploitation of the absurd or incongruous in service to his Reform. At a deeper level Luther's wit and witticisms reflected his keen appreciation of human frailty and the unknowability of things divine. Luther, Gritsch shows, especially relished humor in his interpretation of the Bible, in his pastoral relationships, and in his encounters with death. Ultimately humor in face of mortality is a gauge of human freedom, a "lightening up" that makes of life a divine comedy.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 128
Vendor: Fortress Press
Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 7 X 4.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0800638034
ISBN-13: 9780800638030
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Tying Martin Luther's wit and humor to his sharp polemical exploitation of the absurd or incongruous in service to his Reform, Gritsch shows that Luther especially relished humor in his interpretation of the Bible, in his pastoral relationships, and in his encounters with death.

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