One of my favorite quotes of all time is when Martin Luther, when pressed as to whether he would stand on his convictions even in the face of certain death, said
Here I stand. I can do no other. God help me.
While I disagree with many of the doctrines that have come about as a result of the reformation, I do salute the brave men who fought for their convictions in spite of the fierce oppression leveled against them
Now if only men like Martin Luther had taken the reformation a bit further, imagine what Christendom would look like today.
Happy reformation day!
And for good measure, here’s a music video of the 95 thesis: