Martin Luther: If we neglect the biblical languages, the gospel will perish

Martin Luther: If we neglect the biblical languages, the gospel will perish
The following is an excerpt from Martin Luther’s treatise, To the councilmen of all the cities in Germany that they establish and maintain Christian schools, where he predicts what will happen to Christian doctrine when teachers think they can ignore the biblical languages. Though written 490 years ago, so accurate are its predictions and so contemporary its application ...