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In spite of Martin Luther's desire to limit the role and worship of The Virgin Mary after the Reformation, a number of Marian Lieder, or hymns, continued to find their way into the Lutheran church, often with little or no alteration. The most famous of these was Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (most popularly translated as "Lo, how a Rose e'er blooming"), which Michael Praetorius adapted and set.