Anonymous

“For more than a week I was close to the gates of death and hell. I trembled in all my members. Christ was wholly lost.”

“. . .the content of the depressions was always the same, the loss of faith that God is good and that he is good to me.”

According to his famous biographer, Roland Bainton, he found himself “subject to recurrent periods of exaltation and depression of spirit.”

In 1572, the reformer who penned

“A Mighty Fortress Is Our God,” Martin Luther (1483-1546)

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