pardon sold by catholic church to reduce one's punishment
the belief that what happens in human life has already been determined by some higher power
government run by religious leaders
a religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches
a German monk who became one of the most famous critics of the Roman Catholic Chruch. In 1517, he wrote 95 theses, or statements of belief attacking the church practices.
English king who created the Church of England after the Pope refused to annul his marriage (divorce with Church approval)
religious reformer who believed in predestination and a strict sense of morality for society
French Protestants influenced by John Calvin
written by Martin Luther and is widely regarded as the primary catalyst for the Protestant Reformation.
sold Indulgences to raise funds for construction of St. Peters Basilica.
Diet of Worms
This was the conference that Charles V called to bring Martin Luther to speak
Where Luther hid after he was declared a heretic and made an outlaw at the Diet of Worms.
Treaty of Augsburg
German states stop fighting and each can pick their own religion
How did the sale of indulgences play a role in the beginning of the Reformation?
The selling of indulgences was one of the few wake up calls to Martin Luther whom then wrote the 95 theses and began the Reformation.
What events led to the development of Protestantism?
The theological system of any of the churches of western Christendom that separated from the Roman Catholic Church during the Reformation led up to forming Protestantism.
How did the spread of Protestantism in England differ from that in the rest of Europe?
Europe was less into the fact of having a new religion. #thiswasnuts
What role did John Calvin and Calvinism play in the Reformation?
Calvinism was the start of a new religion.