Rue de l'Église
Martin Luther et Martin Bucer
Martin Luther and Martin Bucer
Initiators of the Protestant Reformation
At both sides of the church portal are sandstone statues of:
(Eisleben 1483 - Eisleben 1546), German priest and professor of theology who initiated the Protestant Reformation (
(Sélestat 1491 - Cambridge 1551), German Protestant reformer based in Strasbourg who influenced Lutheran, Calvinist, and Anglican doctrines and practices (
The church is built in 1912 by architect Jos. Müller. The statue are placed in 2006 after models made in 1932 by Marzolff.
Alfred Marzolff (Strasbourg 1867 - Rountzenheim 1936), French sculptor (
Location (N 48°47'58" - E 7°59'8")
; Photograph: 19 April 2012 / updated: 20 February 2017
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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