Martin Luther Germany Tour 500th Anniversary of Protestant Reformation-Sept 2017

06 September 2017 to 15 September 2017

The 500th Anniversary  of the Protestant Schism is upon us. Protestants are celebrating 500 years from Martin Luther nailing his 95 Thesis on the Wittenburg Church door. His actions divided Christendom and caused untold problems. Protestants of course consider this revolt as the restoration of the biblical Christianity and salvation by “faith alone.”

Steve and Janet Ray, in conjunction with Lutheran scholar Ken Hensley of Coming Home Network and Fr. Steven Thomlison from Lincoln NE (convert from Lutheranism), will be leading a tour through Germany – following Martin Luther and his schism with the Catholic Church. We will visit all the primary locations of the Reformation: Luther’s hometown, Wittenburg where he nailed his 95 Thesis, the tower where he translated his copy of the Bible, Marburg to see the castle where the Reformers argued and left in disaccord.


Not only will we study Luther and the problems of the Reformation, but we will also enjoy the beauty and culture of Germany. Great food and wine (and German beer!), a river dinner cruise, famous ancient biblical archaeology in Berlin Museum, touring the famous sites such as Brandenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie and much more.

Catholics should be prepared to understand Martin Luther and the schism that he started. This will be more than just a tour, it will also be a seminar on the differences and similarities with our Protestant brothers and sisters. With a view to dialog and understanding, this seminar tour will help us work with ecumenical zeal to heal the wounds and separations in the Church.

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Screen Shot 2017-05-12 at 8.00.10 AMThis was a fun and informative interview as an introduction to this 500th Anniversary of the Luther’s actions which started the Protestant Reformation (or Deformation, depending on how you look at it).

Click this LINK, then click on the + sign for Hour One and move the slider to 8:20 where the interview begins. It is entitled “Tour the Sites Where the Reformation Began.”

$5559 Regular price, per person after Nov. 30 2016
-100 Early Bird Discount
-160 Discount for payment by cash or check
*$5299 Cash discount price per person (double occupancy)

*See brochure for complete details. Child discount available.

Brochure & Itinerary


Call Elizabeth at 1-800-727-1999 x150"


Learn about the Protest-ant Reformation

See the Interactive Map, Itinerary and more HERE. For more information or to register, contact Elizabeth at or (313) 744-2530 or toll-free 1-800-727-1999, ext.150.