Monday, November 21, 2011

Select Works of Martin Luther: an Offering to the Church of God in "the Last Days"

There have been smaller English collections of Luther's writings published, now available free on-line. One such collection was a four-volume set put out by the Reverend Henry Cole (1792-1858): Select works of Martin Luther: an offering to the church of God in "the last days".

Three of the volumes were easy to locate (but volume four was problematic, Google titled it incorrectly). These books are available for purchase as reprints The original printings can be expensive.

Volume One 
(read online, PDF, txt)
Volume Two
(read online, PDF, txt)
Volume Three
(read online, PDF, txt)

Volume Four


Volume One
Concerning Christian Liberty

Exposition of the Fifty-first Psalm

Selections from the Commentaries on the Romans, Galatians, Psalms, etc.

Preface to the Epistle to the Romans

Use of the Law (Galatians 3:19)

Continuance of the Law (Galatians 3:19)

Difference between Faith and Hope

Charity no Faith

Faith standing in the power of God (1 Peter 1)

How to meditate upon, and apply, the Death and Sacrifice of Christ (Galatians 1:4)

The Sin against the Holy Ghost (Matthew 12)

Christ delighting in the beauty of the righteous (Psalm 45:11)

Christ's people all righteous (Isaiah 60:21)

True Faith, true Obedience, and true Holiness (1 Peter 1:13)

Saving work of the Holy Spirit, and his cry of Abba Father in the Heart (description of true Prayer) (Galatians 4:6)

Internal Warfare of the Child of God (Galatians 5:17)

Gratitude to God for his divine teaching (Psalm 117:21)

The Saint's Triumph over Death (Psalm 118:17)


The Lost Sheep (Luke 15)

The Good Shepherd (John 10)

The Seven Loaves (Mark 8)

Concerning Two sorts of Men in respect of Faith, and what Faith is (Hebrews 11)

The Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16)

The strength and growth of Faith and Love (Ephesians 3)

The Ten Lepers (Luke 17)

The Sum of the Christian Life( 1 Timothy 1)

Of the coming of Christ, and the signs that shall precede the last day (Sermon of Consolation) (Luke 21)

Volume Two
Exposition of the Seventeenth Chapter of the Gospel of Saint John

The Consolatory Tesseradecad of Martin Luther for the Weary and Heavy Laden

The last words of David (2 Samuel 23:1-7)

The Three Creeds or Confession of the Christian Faith, Used by Consent in the Church

Martin Luther's Explanation of the Lords Prayer for the Simple Among the People

A Treatise on Good Works

Professors and Prophets known by their Fruits (Matthew 7:16)

Prophets and Teachers of Miracles rejected (Matthew 7:22)

False Prophets (Matthew 7:1-5)

Volume Three
Commentary on the First Twenty-two Psalms

Volume Four
Commentary on the First Twenty-two Psalms

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