2433. The world neither acknowledges nor believes in the hidden treasures of God; it cannot be disputed that an obedient maid, a true diligent servant, and a child-bearing wife are far above a praying monk, who does not see beyond his grub; each, however, under the command and control of God (p. 111).
In this week’s installment from Off the Record with Martin Luther, Luther reminds us that we do not need to be a monk to please God in our daily lives
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