Confirmation Day 7:
Mission Work: Go Ye Therefore and Teach All Nations

Lesson 2: Luther and the Reformation (Video)


Understand the main reason for the Reformation

Learning Outcome:

Name two results of the Reformation that are still in practice for believers

Confirmation Exercise Questions
  • None

Reference Material

Booklet Song:

Dear Christians, one and all, rejoice, / With exultation springing, / And with united heart and voice / And holy rapture singing, / Proclaim the wonders God hath done, / How His right arm the vict’ry won; / Right dearly it hath cost Him. (SHZ 272 v.1)

Booklet Text:

For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith: as it is written, The just shall live by faith.(Romans 1:17)

Additional Reference Material


Check the video for scripture references


  • Lesson 5.1


  • Most significant contributions are doctrine, the Catechism, and the songbook

  • The Word of God is Christian faith and life’s highest guide

  • The video discusses the following points:

  • Lutheran theology

  • Scripture alone – vs. tradition

  • Man is saved by faith alone – vs. works

  • Grace alone – vs. human merit

  • Priesthood of the believers

  • The Small Catechism was written by Luther

  • Three songs from our SHZ hymnal are mentioned in the video

  • Luther is attributed to over 20 songs in our SHZ hymnal