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Wit·ten·berg

 (wĭt′n-bûrg′, vĭt′n-bĕrk′)
A city of east-central Germany on the Elbe River east of Dessau. Martin Luther made the city the center of the Protestant Reformation when he nailed his 95 theses to the door of the castle church in 1517.

Wittenberg

(German ˈvɪtənbɛrk; English ˈwɪtənˌbɜːɡ)
n
(Placename) a city in E Germany, on the River Elbe, in Brandenburg: Martin Luther, as a philosophy teacher at Wittenberg university, began the Reformation here in 1517 by nailing his 95 theses to the doors of a church. Pop: 46 295 (2003 est)

Wit•ten•berg

(ˈwɪt nˌbɜrg, ˈvɪt-)

n.
a city in E central Germany, on the Elbe: Luther taught in the university here; beginnings of the Reformation 1517. 54,190.
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They built a new Castle Church for the prosperous Lutheran burghers of Wittenberg.
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Meanwhile, prominent scholars and leaders of Christian community including Bishop Nazeer Alam of United Church of Pakistan, Bishop Khadim Bhutto of Gospel Vision Church of Pakistan, Dr Samuel George, Chairman Philadelphia Castle Church, Pastor Michael Victor, Vice Chairman Church of Pakistan, Pastor Riyaz Buta, pastor Pervez Gill, Pastor Edward Irfan, Pastor Mansi Badr, Pastor Irfan Dean, Pastor Afzal, Pastor Shamoon Joseph and others were also present on the occasion.
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Travelers can start with the Castle Church, where Luther nailed his 95 Theses, his demands for reform, to the door.
Such castles rarely stood in isolation; there was also a chapel - St Nicholas - within its walls, gardens, a hunting park, and a village - variously called Monetvile or Castle Church - below it.
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31, 1517, in Wittenberg Germany with the posting of Martin Luther's "Ninety-Five Theses on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences" on the door of Castle Church.
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