Tom Gjelten Tom Gjelten covers issues of religion, faith, and belief for NPR News.

The man who started it all: German theologian and religious reformer Martin Luther (1483-1546) Imagno/Getty Images hide caption

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The Reformation, 500 Years Later

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500 Years Later, Some Issues That Martin Luther Raised Remain

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In Puerto Rico, Generators Divide Those With And Those Without

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Hurricane Maria Takes A Toll On Businesses In Puerto Rico

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Puerto Ricans More Concerned About Situation On Island Than Trump's Tweets

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How Aid Is Being Delivered To Those In Need In Puerto Rico

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Senate Holds Confirmation Hearing For Trump's Religious Ambassador Nominee

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Police Investigation Into Las Vegas Attack Continues

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Investigation Of Shooter Leads Police To Caches Of Firearms, Ammunition

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What We Don't Yet Know About The Las Vegas Attacks

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Steve Bannon Criticizes Catholic Bishops For Response To DACA

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For people who believe in God, natural disasters can challenge faith. For some, it becomes impossible to believe there is a God in command when truly awful things happen. Charlie Riedel/AP hide caption

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'He Has A Reason': How Natural Disasters Test The Faithful

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How Natural Disasters Can Be Faith-Challenging Experiences

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