Wednesday, February 04, 2009

Martin Luther on Music

"...I have no use for cranks who despise music, because it is a gift of God. Music drives away the Devil and makes people happy; they forget thereby all wrath, unchastity, arrogance and the like. Next after theology, I give to music the highest place and the greatest honour..."

More info on Luther's writings about music is here


Anonymous said...

Just shows that the great and illustrious Martin Luther wasn't omniinfallible! :0

Great Site Mark.