Martin Luther

There is a story, probably apocryphal, about Martin Luther:  Soon after he posted his famous “95 Theses” he was accused of heresy by officials of the Catholic church, the Diet of Worms.  His answer was “Here I stand.  I can do no other.”  As if he were saying, “this is what I believe, integrity forces me to believe and to do this”.  Is this a denial or an affirmation of free will?     From a review of “Freedom Regained” by Julian Baggini.

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