17. 1930 De Nederlandsche Luthersche kerken

17. 1930 De Nederlandsche Luthersche kerken

1930, Commemorating the quadricentennial of the Augsburg Confession: All well-known Dutch Lutheran Churches. Legend: De Nederlandsche Luthersche kerken 1930. Scripture of Mathesius: I honour in person and on behalf of the church, entrusted to me, these seven Christian princes and electors in cooperation with two cities that didn’t hesitate or feel ashamed to confess the Evangelical Truth: Mathesius. Reverse: Luther and Melanchton, scripture in...

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19. 1946 Commemoration of Luther’s dying day

19. 1946 Commemoration of  Luther’s dying day

1946, Commemoration of Luther’s dying day: Lutherrose and scripture: Vierde eeuw herdenking van Luther’s sterfdag, Amsterdam 1946 quadricennial commemoration of Luther’s dying day, Amsterdam 1946). VIVIT (He lives). Reverse: Legend: Ik zal niet sterven maar leven en de werken des Heeren verkondigen (I will not die but live and will proclaim what the Lord has done). Bust of Luther to the r: Etatis sul 57, (Luther 57-years old). Medallist:...

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20. 1952 Reunion of the two Lutheran Churches

20. 1952 Reunion of the two Lutheran Churches

1952, Reunion of the two Lutheran Churches: Old Lutheran church on the Spui and the Restored Lutheran church on the Kloveniersburgwal, reverse: seal of the Dutch congregations under the Augsburg Confession. Lily between thorns (Song of Songs 2:2). Legend: Sigil.lum Eccl.siarum.Belg.ae sub.Aug.sburgo Confe.ssiones

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57. 1940 Commemoration of the bombing attack on Rotterdam

57. 1940 Commemoration of the bombing attack on Rotterdam

1940, commemoration of the bombing attack on Rotterdam, Lutheran church destroyed: the church-building in flames, subscription: Evang. Luthersche Kerk Rotterdam, 1736-1940. reverse: poem on flames: Wat tussen bouw en brand bestond, verging…in weinige uren. Maar niet wat men te doen hier vond. Want dat zal eeuwig duren. (What existed between foundation and the fire, Perished … in a few hours. But not the things that were done. Because that...

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64. 1941 Centenary of the Evangelical Lutheran Orphanage

64. 1941 Centenary of the Evangelical Lutheran Orphanage

1941, centenary of the Evangelical Lutheran Orphanage and Old Age home: swan and oak tree with coat of arms: Evangelical Lutheran orphanage and Old Age home, Utrecht, reverse: in background view of the building: 1841 in remembrance of the centenary, January the 10th 1941. Medallist: Maarten L. Pauw, silver and bronze, 50 mm.

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