Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Weißenburg in Bayern
Lkr. Weißenburg-Gunzenhausen

Bayern

Martin-Luther-Platz

Martin Luther

Eisleben 1483 - Eisleben 1546
German priest and professor of theology who initiated the Protestant Reformation
(Wikipedia)
Martin Mayer
1983

Weißenburg in Bayern /  Martin Luther   Weißenburg in Bayern /  Martin Luther

Description

Bronze statue of Martin Luther with an open bible in his hand. In the bible is the text: "Was hülfe es dem Menschen wenn er die ganze Welt gewönne und nâhme doch Schaden an seiner Seele?" (Matth. 16,26).

Weißenburg in Bayern - Martin Luther

Inscription(s)

On the foot:

MARTIN LUTHER

gestiftet am 10.xi.1983
von hermann gutmann

Weißenburg in Bayern - Martin Luther

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 49°1'54" - E 10°58'12")

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