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Following a proposal by the Protestant Deanery of Worms-Wonnegau, the former Lord Mayor of Worms, Gernot Fischer, initiated the prize in 1993 at a meeting of the Luther Cities marking the 125th anniversary of the Reformation Monument in Worms.
The City of Worms, the Protestant Church of Hesse and Nassau and the Protestant Deanery of Worms-Wonnegau have organised the 'Worms Religious Colloquy' since 2013. These events were occasioned by the Luther Decade's theme of 'Reformation and Tolerance', which started on 31 October 2012 in Worms. In doing so, the organisers tipped their hat to the three Religious Colloquies that took place in Worms in the mid-16th century.