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The Luther Rose, a personal seal made by Lazarus Spengler for Martin Luther. Luther considered the seal as an expression of his theology and faith, and has been widely adopted by Lutherans alike.
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Some Wikipedians have gathered together to improve the quality and organization of information on Wikipedia relating to Lutheranism. This page - and its related subpages - contain some suggestions for how to go about this task. If you are interested in helping but don't know where to begin, you can look at the "To-do list" below or the Project talk page. As always, please sign up as a participant so that we know who is helping.

Background[edit]

Scope[edit]

This goal of this WikiProject is to improve quality of the information available on Wikipedia about Lutheranism. This includes articles on famous Lutherans, Lutheran churches, and Lutheran theology. It is a further goal of this Wikiproject to help to make this information as well-organized and accessible as possible. Most articles covered under the scope of this Project can be found in Category:Lutheranism and related sub-categories (see the category tree below).

Participants[edit]

Join the fun -- add yourself as a participant in WikiProject Lutheranism. Please sign using this format: {{user2|UserName}} for plain old users, {{admin|UserName}} for admins, and {{formeradmin|UserName}} for former admins. Participants will receive the project newsletter automatically. To unsubscribe add yourself to the list here. Thank you.

Helping out[edit]

Current To-Do List:[edit]

  1. Improving articles - Pick an article from Category:Lutheranism and improve it.
  2. Invite new editors to be participants in the project.
  3. Category:Lutheranism and the sub-cats need some dedicated work (see talk page).
  4. Write a stub - or better yet a full article! - for one of the suggested articles or one of the articles found in other reference sources, but not here. A list of some such pages can be found here.
  5. Continue to check that {{WikiProject Lutheranism}} is on all relevant articles.
  6. Continue to re-check article importance & quality, and re-assess as necessary.
  7. Regularly review the recent changes in this project's articles for improvements, vandalism, and other changes.

Pictures to be added[edit]

There are still plenty of unused pictures in wikimedia commons.

Translations[edit]

If you happen to notice a great article in different language Wikipedia, list it here with a link to the original, and a note about the topic. We will then find translators as we need them (the German Wikipedia is probably not a bad place to look for some good Lutheranism articles).

List articles that could be translated here:
  • Hermann Sasse has a small stub of an English article, while de:Hermann Sasse is over 1,000 words. The German one should be translated and posted over the English.

Article suggestions[edit]

Sometimes, you just have to find a nice, quiet place to settle in and get to work.

A good place to look for article ideas, and also articles to be translated, is the German-language Wikipedia, especially the Category Martin Luther and the Category Lutheranism.

Theology[edit]

Writings of Martin Luther[edit]

More articles are needed on the pivotal writings of Martin Luther, some suggestions:

People[edit]

20th Century[edit]

Liturgy[edit]

Religious Communities[edit]

Lutheran Church Bodies[edit]

Articles on various Lutheran churches/denominations are needed, some suggestions:

Articles are needed for many of the synods of the ELCA. Articles for the ELCIC synods

Lutheran Theology Journals[edit]

Pan-Lutheran Organizations[edit]

Some Online Sources for Articles[edit]

Assessment[edit]

For more, see our Assessment page.

Related Categories[edit]

Recognized content[edit]

Main page featured articles[edit]

Ninety-five Theses (2017-10-31)Hebron Church (Intermont, West Virginia) (2016-12-25)Christ lag in Todes Banden, BWV 4 (2016-03-27)Martin Bucer (2009-12-18)John Calvin (2009-07-10)Thomas Cranmer (2009-02-16)Swedish emigration to the United States (2008-01-09)Maximus the Confessor (2007-08-13)Johannes Kepler (2007-07-15)Germany (2007-04-07)Gregorian chant (2006-08-24)Søren Kierkegaard (2006-06-11)

Featured article Featured articles[edit]

Christ lag in Todes Banden, BWV 4Felix MendelssohnGermanyHebron Church (Intermont, West Virginia)Johannes KeplerJohn CalvinMartin BucerMaximus the ConfessorNinety-five ThesesSwedish emigration to the United StatesThomas Cranmer

Former featured article Former featured articles[edit]

Gregorian chantHistory of GermanyOriginal sinSøren Kierkegaard

Good article Good articles[edit]

Bartolomé de las CasasCatholic ChurchConstantine the GreatEnglish ReformationGary JohnsonGregory of NyssaJesu, meine FreudeJustinian ILeni RiefenstahlLiturgical calendar (Lutheran)Martin Luther King Jr.Mary MagdalenePennsylvania MinisteriumRobert CadeUppsala Cathedral

Delisted good article Former good articles[edit]

David HilbertHalloweenJohann Sebastian BachMartin LutherWernher von Braun

Did You Know? Did you know? articles[edit]

Lobet den Herren alle, die ihn ehren (2018-09-03)Da der Herr Christ zu Tische saß (2018-07-14)Gethsemane Lutheran Church (2018-07-05)An Wasserflüssen Babylon (2018-07-03)Nun danket all und bringet Ehr (2018-06-04)St. Catherine's Church, Frankfurt (2018-05-03)Iacob Heraclid (2018-04-19)Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig (2018-04-13)Erschienen ist der herrlich Tag (2018-04-02)Ein Lämmlein geht und trägt die Schuld (2018-03-30)Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut (2018-03-29)Evangelical Heritage Version (2018-02-09)Zu Bethlehem geboren (2018-01-21)St. Nicolai, Lüneburg (2018-01-10)Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier (2018-01-06)Wie soll ich dich empfangen (2017-12-24)Der Morgenstern ist aufgedrungen (2017-12-23)Macht hoch die Tür (2017-12-03)Es ist genug (2017-11-26)Nun laßt uns Gott dem Herren (2017-11-23)Ich will dich lieben, meine Stärke (2017-11-13)Christian Gottlob Barth (2017-11-12)Jerusalem, du hochgebaute Stadt (2017-11-09)Wer weiß, wie nahe mir mein Ende (2017-11-05)Otto Riethmüller (2017-11-04)Meinen Jesum laß ich nicht (2017-11-02)Gott sei gelobet und gebenedeiet (2017-10-31)Es spricht der Unweisen Mund wohl (2017-10-31)Ach lieben Christen seid getrost (2017-10-31)Von guten Mächten (2017-10-10)Martin Janus (2017-07-19)Flag of the Orange Order (2017-07-11)Church of Reinhardtsgrimma (2017-06-28)St. Laurentii, Itzehoe (2017-05-26)Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr (2017-05-14)Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele (2017-05-01)O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig (2017-04-14)Herr Jesu Christ, wahr Mensch und Gott (2017-03-10)Ich hab in Gottes Herz und Sinn (2017-02-27)Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort (2017-02-25)Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit (2017-02-09)List of Antarctic churches (2017-01-27)Mitten wir im Leben sind (2017-01-15)Edmund Kalau (2016-10-13)Handel's Naturalisation Act 1727 (2016-10-06)Herzlich tut mich verlangen (2016-09-13)Christe, du Lamm Gottes (2016-03-25)Such, wer da will, ein ander Ziel (2016-03-17)Nicolette Bruining (2016-01-22)Salabacke Church (2016-01-07)Holy Cross Church, Lehre (2015-07-20)Du meine Seele singe (2015-06-30)Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam (2015-06-25)Komm, Gott Schöpfer, Heiliger Geist (2015-05-24)Hebron Church (Intermont, West Virginia) (2015-05-13)Eyn geystlich Gesangk Buchleyn (2015-05-12)St. Peter, Leipzig (2015-03-18)Thomaskantor (2015-02-07)Robert Cade (2015-01-02)Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin (2014-12-18)Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott (2014-06-08)Viscri fortified church (2014-05-25)Valea Viilor fortified church (2014-05-25)Saschiz fortified church (2014-05-25)Prejmer fortified church (2014-05-25)Jesu, meine Freude (2014-05-23)Herzlich lieb hab ich dich, o Herr (2014-04-18)Valet will ich dir geben (2014-04-16)Vater unser im Himmelreich (2014-04-15)O Welt, sieh hier dein Leben (2014-04-14)Härkeberga Church (2014-04-06)Enåker Church (2014-01-19)Åke Bonnier (2014-01-14)Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken (2014-01-13)Stein Reinertsen (2014-01-09)Skederid Church (2014-01-06)Nun lob, mein Seel, den Herren (2013-12-31)Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (2013-12-15)Karl Friedrich Stellbrink (2013-11-10)Roslags-Bro Church (2013-09-08)St. Lamberti, Hildesheim (2013-05-11)Karja Church (2013-05-11)St. Lawrence's Church, Söderköping (2013-04-30)Johann Christian Simon Handt (2013-04-30)St. Severin, Keitum (2013-04-26)St. Peter und Paul, Weimar (2013-03-31)Nikolaus Herman (2013-03-18)Erfurt Enchiridion (2013-03-01)Church of the Holy Spirit, Tallinn (2013-02-25)St. Peter, Syburg (2013-01-28)Vester Egesborg Church (2013-01-25)St Martin's Church, Næstved (2013-01-25)Kippinge Church (2012-12-20)St. Gumbertus, Ansbach (2012-10-19)Christoffer Hjort (2012-10-15)Cyriakus Schneegass (2012-06-22)Puritan Sabbatarianism (2012-06-01)Tidehverv (2012-05-12)St. Peter's Kierch (2011-09-13)Paul Speratus (2011-08-10)

Reached maximum of 100 out of 154


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