ancient languages, greek, hebrew, holy scriptures, latin, st. augustine
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Indeed, if the languages were of no practical benefit, we ought still to feel an interest in them as a wonderful gift of God, with which He has now blessed Germany almost beyond all other lands. We do not find many instances in which Satan has fostered them through the universities and cloisters; on the contrary, these institutions have fiercely inveighed, and continue to inveigh, against them.
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Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Romans 1:2; Romans 3:1-2; Ephesians 4:11; 1 Corinthians 12:8-9; Psalm 147:19-20; Psalm 110:3;
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Painter, F. V.
"Luther on the Study and Use of the Ancient Languages,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 7, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol7/iss1/4