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Friday and Saturday in St. Thomas Church

Events



Lucas Cranach and the Motifs of the Reformation

01.03.2016 to 01.01.2018

Lucas Cranach the Elder, who was born in 1472 in Kronach, Upper Franconia and died in 1553 in Weimar, and his son, Lucas Cranach the Younger (1515–1586), are considered amongst the most important... More information

God´s Work and Word in front of your Eyes

24.11.2016 to 01.01.2018

Oath bible of the Leipzig council (Photo: Christoph Sandig)
2017 is the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther posting his theses. To celebrate the anniversary of the Reformation, the museum invites visitors to rediscover and explore the objects displayed... More information

Luther in Dispute. Leipzig and the Consequences

12.04.2017 to 28.01.2018

Silver Luther Chalice, 1536, Leipzig Museum of City History ( Photo: Helga Schulze-Brinkop)
The city of Leipzig is a nationally significant spot in Reformation history. This historical watershed moment is forever anchored in the city's memory and will receive special acknowledgement... More information

Luther - Leipzig - Letter Press!

04.05.2017 to 24.09.2017

The Schwabacher – the most common typeface in Reformation printed works (Photo: Museum of Printing Arts, Leipzig)
A piece of Reformation history can be experienced at the Leipzig Museum of Printing Arts under the slogan “Luther ‒ Leipzig ‒ Letter Press", by means of installations in the permanent exhibition... More information

Bach and Luther

08.09.2017 to 28.01.2018

J. S. Bach, Cantatas BWV 62, 1724 ( Photo: St. Thomas Boys Choir Leipzig / Bach Archive Leipzig)
Luther's writings and the hymns collected in his songbook provided an important basis for the accomplishments of Johann Sebastian Bach. His library contained two multi-volume editions of Luther's... More information

The Spirit of the Monasteries

13.10.2017 to 07.01.2018 - 10:00 to 18:00

Photo: Leipzig University Library, Bibliotheca Albertina
The Reformation has roots reaching far back into the Middle Ages and would be unthinkable without monastic protagonists such as the “errant monk” Martin Luther. A good reason for the University... More information

21 Leipzig Literary Autumn

24.10.2017 to 31.10.2017

Bernd Lutz Lange (Photo: Gaby Waldek)
500 years ago, changes began, primarily in the German-speaking world, that have become deeply embedded in world history. It is from this point that the German language developed as we know it... More information

Reformation - Revolution

27.10.2017 to 31.10.2017

27/10/2017, 8 pm, Organ concert Commemorating the 100 th anniversary of the revolution in Finland between 1917 and 1918 Kalevi Kiviniemi (Organ), Michael Schönheit (Readings) 28/10/2017,... More information

St. John Passion (Premiere)

27.10.2017 - 19:30

Anyone who thinks of Leipzig immediately thinks of Johann Sebastian Bach, who as Cantor of St. Thomas Church defined the musical life of the city like no other. Several of his cantata cycles,... More information

The Luthers in Private

29.10.2017

Thomas Dehler and Maja Chrenko (Photo: Christian Modla)
Audiences will be given fascinating glimpses into the married life of Martin Luther and Katharina von Bora in the latest dinner theatre production at Auerbachs Keller in Leipzig. In addition... More information

The Luthers in Private

31.10.2017

Thomas Dehler and Maja Chrenko (Photo: Christian Modla)
Audiences will be given fascinating glimpses into the married life of Martin Luther and Katharina von Bora in the latest dinner theatre production at Auerbachs Keller in Leipzig. In addition... More information

Reformation Day Celebratory Service with the St. Thomas Boys Choir Leipzig

31.10.2017 - 09:30

St. Thomas Boys Choir (Photo: Matthias Knoch)
The Reformation anniversary service in St. Thomas Church has been devised by the St. Thomas Boys Choir, Leipzig. Under the directorship of choirmaster Gotthold Schwarz, the choir, along with... More information

The Reformation Continues - Pulpit talks in the Michaeliskirche St. Michaels Church

31.10.2017 - 10:00

“Martin Luther believed the church should be continually reforming itself. Many of the motivations and much of the content of the reformation movement are still highly relevant for us today.... More information

Reformation Party 500 in the Youth Church

31.10.2017 - 17:00

Youth Church with Luther (Photo: Maik Kohlsdorf)
PAX, the Leipzig Youth Church, is hosting a huge party. Starting with a poetry slam on the theme. Both old hands and slam newcomers will be appearing. And the evening will have lots of live music... More information

St. John Passion

31.10.2017 - 18:00

Anyone who thinks of Leipzig immediately thinks of Johann Sebastian Bach, who as Cantor of St. Thomas Church defined the musical life of the city like no other. Several of his cantata cycles,... More information

The Luthers in Private

12.11.2017

Thomas Dehler and Maja Chrenko (Photo: Christian Modla)
Audiences will be given fascinating glimpses into the married life of Martin Luther and Katharina von Bora in the latest dinner theatre production at Auerbachs Keller in Leipzig. In addition... More information