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Dominus Mortis: Martin Luther on the Incorruptibility of God in Christ

by David J. Luy Fortress Press (December 01, 2014)

Modern interpreters typically attach revolutionary significance to Luther’s Christology. This reading of Luther’s theology has sourced a long channel of speculative theology and philosophy. David J. Luy...

Luther on Faith and Love: Christ and the Law in the 1535 Galatians Commentary

by Sun-young Kim Fortress Press (October 01, 2014)

There has been a distinct tendency in modern scholarship to underestimate Luther’s teaching on love by overemphasizing his teaching on justification. Calling this tendency into question, this volume advances...

Martin Luther's Basic Theological Writings

by Timothy F. Lull & William R. Russell Fortress Press (March 01, 2012)

Martin Luther’s Basic Theological Writings has become the gold standard for use in seminary and college environments. It not only offers all of Luther's most influential, noted, and important writings in the...

The Theology of Martin Luther: A Critical Assessment

by Hans-Martin Barth & Linda M. Maloney Fortress Press (November 01, 2012)

Does Martin Luther have anything to say to us today? Nearly five-hundred years after the beginning of the Reformation, Hans-Martin Barth explores that question in this comprehensive and critical evaluation of...

The Lutheran Confessions: History and Theology of The Book of Concord

by Charles P. Arand, Robert Kolb & James A. Nestingen Fortress Press (April 01, 2012)

In this important new volume, Arand, Kolb, and Nestingen bring the fruit of an entire generation of scholarship to bear on these documents, making it an essential and up-to-date class text. The Lutheran Confessions...

The Violence of Scripture: Overcoming the Old Testament's Troubling Legacy

by Eric A. Seibert Fortress Press (August 01, 2012)

No one can read far in the Hebrew Bible without encountering depictions of violence carried out by human beings, sometimes in the name of God, or indeed violence carried out or commanded by God–from Cain’s...

Mark as Story: An Introduction to the Narrative of a Gospel

by David Rhoads, Joanna Dewey & Donald Michie Fortress Press (April 01, 2012)

For thirty years, Mark as Story has introduced readers to the rhetorical and narrative skill that makes Mark so arresting and compelling a story. Rhoads, Dewey, and Michie have helped to pioneer our appreciation...

Treatise on Good Works: Luther Study Edition

by Martin Luther & Scott Hendrix Fortress Press (February 01, 2012)

Luther’s transformational idea of justification by faith alone was often misunderstood and misrepresented in the early years of the Reformation. In 1520, with his Wittenberg congregation in mind, Luther set...

Martin Luther, the Bible, and the Jewish People: A Reader

by Brooks Schramm & Kirsi Stjerna Fortress Press (August 01, 2012)

The place and significance of Martin Luther in the long history of Christian anti-Jewish polemic has been and continues to be a contested issue. The literature on the subject is substantial, and diverse. While...

Luther's Wittenberg World

by Robert Kolb Fortress Press (May 01, 2018)

In conversations about the Reformation, the name Martin Luther towers above all others. And rightly so. His work, vision, and writings set Christianity on a course of events that would forever change the way...

Life Together

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer & Daniel W. Bloesch Fortress Press (November 01, 2015)

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, one of the most influential Christian martyrs in history, bequeathed to humanity a legacy of theological creativity and spirituality that continues to intrigue people from a variety of backgrounds....

Letters and Papers from Prison

by Dietrich Bonhoeffer Fortress Press (November 01, 2015)

Despite Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s earlier theological achievements and writings, it was his correspondence and notes from prison that electrified the postwar world six years after his death in 1945. The materials...


by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Reinhard Krauss & Charles C. West Fortress Press (November 01, 2015)

Ethics is the culmination of Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s theological and personal odyssey and one of the most important works of Christian ethics of the last century. Using the acclaimed DBWE translation, adapted...


by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Barbara Green & Reinhard Krauss Fortress Press (November 01, 2015)

“Cheap grace is the mortal enemy of our church. Our struggle today is for costly grace.” And with that sharp warning to his own church, which was engaged in bitter conflict with the official Nazified state...

The Annotated Luther

by Timothy J. Wengert Fortress Press (September 01, 2015)

Volume 1 of The Annotated Luther series contains writings that defined the roots of reform set in motion by Martin Luther, beginning with the 95 Theses (1517) through The Freedom of a Christian (1520). Included...

A Documentary History of Lutheranism, Volumes 1 and 2

by Eric Lund & Mark Grunquist Fortress Press (December 01, 2017)

This unique collection of excerpts from Lutheran historical documents--many translated here for the first time--presents readers with a full picture of how the Lutheran movement developed in its thought and...

Crispina and Her Sisters

by Christine Schenk Fortress Press (December 01, 2017)

Discovering reliable information about women in early Christianity is a challenging enterprise. Most people have never heard of Bitalia, Veneranda, Crispina, Petronella, Leta, Sofia the Deacon, and many others...

The Annnotated Luther, Volume 5

by Hans J. Hillerbrand Fortress Press (August 01, 2017)

This volume (volume 5) features Luther's writings that intersect church and state, faith and life lived as a follower of Christ. His insights regarding marriage, trade, public education, war and are articulated....

Martin Luther’s Table Talk

by Henry F. French Fortress Press (August 01, 2017)

Introduce your child to the practice of ending the day with a prayer with this calming bedtime book. Children give thanks for family, friends, and nature before saying good night. A parent page in the back helps...

Preaching from Home

by Gracia Grindal Fortress Press (January 01, 2017)

This volume by Gracia Grindal introduces English-speaking readers to several significant yet unsung Lutheran women hymn writers from the sixteenth century to the present. After a brief introductory discussion...

The Pastoral Luther

by Timothy J. Wengert Fortress Press (January 01, 2017)

Sixteen church historians here examine Martin Luther in an uncommon way -- not as Reformer or theologian but as pastor. Luther's work as parish pastor commanded much of his time and energy in Wittenberg.


The Early Luther

by Berndt Hamm Fortress Press (January 01, 2017)

The development of Martin Luther's thought has commanded much scholarly attention because of the Reformation and its remarkable effects on the history of Christianity in the West. But much of that scholarship...

The Captivation of the Will

by Gerhard O. Forde & Steven D. Paulson Fortress Press (January 01, 2017)

The Captivation of the Will provocatively revisits a perennial topic of controversy: human free will. Highly esteemed Lutheran thinker Gerhard O. Forde cuts to the heart of the subject by reexamining the famous...

Luther's Liturgical Music

by Robin A. Leaver Fortress Press (January 01, 2017)

Martin Luther's relationship to music has been largely downplayed, yet music played a vital role in Luther's life -- and he in turn had a deep and lasting effect on Christian hymnody. In Luther's Liturgical...

Living By Faith

by Oswald Bayer Fortress Press (January 01, 2017)

"Living by faith" is much more than a general Christian precept; it is the fundamental posture of believers in a world rife with suffering and injustice. In this penetrating reflection on the meaning of "justification,"...

The Large Catechism of  Dr. Martin Luther, 1529: The Annotated Luther Study Edition

by Martin Luther & Kirsi I. Stjerna Fortress Press (June 01, 2016)

With great detail, Kirsi I. Stjerna introduces and annotates Luther's Large Catechism, in which the reformer set out to offer a new compass for religious life. He believed all Christian people-laity and clergy-needed...

The Bondage of the Will, 1525: The Annotated Luther Study Edition

by Martin Luther, Volker Leppin & Kirsi I. Stjerna Fortress Press (June 01, 2016)

In autumn 1525, Luther wrote The Bondage of the Will as a response to humanist and theologian Erasmus of Rotterdam, who had criticized Luther's teachings in the diatribe On Free Will. Luther's argument on the...

The Babylonian Captivity of the Church, 1520: The Annotated Luther Study Edition

by Martin Luther, Erik H. Herrmann & Paul W. Robinson Fortress Press (June 15, 2016)

In his The Babylonian Captivity of the Church, Martin Luther set forth a reconsideration of the sacramental Christian life that centered on the word. His thesis is that the papacy had distorted the sacraments...

The Annotated Luther:Pastoral Writings: Pastoral Writings

by Mary Jane Haemig Fortress Press (August 01, 2016)

Volume 4 of The Annotated Luther series presents an array of Martin Luther’s writings related to pastoral work, including sermons, hymns, letters, writings on prayer and the Christian life, as well as his...

The Annotated Luther: Church and Sacraments

by Paul W. Robinson Fortress Press (August 01, 2016)

Volume 3 of The Annotated Luther series includes The Babylonian Captivity of the Church (1520); The German Mass and Order of the Liturgy (1526); That These Words of Christ, “This is my Body,” etc., Still...

Gift and Promise: The Augsburg Confession and the Heart of Christian Theology

by Ed Schroeder, Ronald Neustadt & Stephen Hitchcock Fortress Press (August 01, 2016)

Gift and Promise shows that the theology of the Augsburg Confession is a gift for the world today. This volume establishes the “hub” of the Augsburg Confession—justification by faith alone—which is traced...

Martin Luther and the Called Life

by Mark D. Tranvik Fortress Press (May 19, 2016)

One of the hallmarks of Luther’s theology was its concern for daily life. In the midst of debates about justification and salvation, church authority, and the Lord’s Supper, Luther himself demonstrated his...

Resilient Reformer: The Life and Thought of Martin Luther

by Timothy F. Lull & Derek R. Nelson Fortress Press (August 01, 2015)

This biography, begun by Timothy F. Lull prior to his death and capably finished by Derek Nelson, is marked for its fresh, winsome, and invigorating style-one undoubtedly shaped by years spent in undergraduate...