CANISIUS. The year 1521 is a memorable one in the history of the church. While Luther was throwing off the mask in the Diet of Worms, ... charity, who had just arrived at Mayence, was one day mentioned to him and the virtuous student immediately left Cologne to visit him. ... The Redeemer laid down his own life for his sheep and forgets not those who do the like. ... He wrote the lives of the Saints revere: in the places where he livedaa work of much research and elevated morality.