Musical performance of the "Pomeranian Angel Pierces
in the context of the Ecumenical Church Day Vorpommern
Johannes Bugenhagen, later also called "Doctor Pomeranus",
is so moved by Luther's reformatory ideas that he
he leaves his life and his great influence in Pomerania behind and
and, at the age of 31, makes a new start in Wittenberg as a student.
as a student. He quickly came to the attention of the reformers
he becomes a teacher and city pastor, and he marries Luther and
and Katharina von Bora. How, after the upheavals in his
life, he becomes a great steward of the Reformation unrest in many
in many cities and regions of the north with his church ordinances and
and regions of the north with his church ordinances and
finally returns to Pomerania, which is itself on the threshold of the Reformation.
Reformation, is told in this musical (see also
www.engelspierken.de) in amusing and moving episodes.
episodes. Anyone who wants to travel with the Pomeranian reformer
from Wittenberg to Denmark is cordially invited to this and other performances!
and other performances are cordially invited!