state of extreme confusion, agitation or commotion.
certificates issued by the pope, which were said to reduce or cancel punishment for a person's sins.
a program for deciding how much people owed to the church and state for their public programs.
a religious movement that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches.
Dutch humanist and theologian who was the leading Renaissance scholar of northern Europe.
the profession devoted to governing.
A body of officials who perform religious services, such as priests, ministers or rabbis.
October 31, 1517
Martin Luther posts his 95 Thesis.
Calvin establishes a theocracy in Geneva.
Protestant scholar who translated the Bible into English.
of or pertaining to Martin Luther or his teachings.
way of doing something
a German monk who became one of the most famous critics of the Roman Catholic Chruch. In 1517, he wrote the 95 Theses, or statements of belief attacking the church practices.
city in which Luther nailed his ninety five these on the church door
Holy Roman Emperor
a council of nobles and church officials
to ban from a church or religious community
someone who goes against accepted religious beliefs
Swiss theologian whose tenets defined Presbyterianism
a German monk that wrote the 95 thesis
Pope Leo X
used the sale of indulgences for building projects
Christians who protested against the Catholic Church
in Roman Catholic theology, the place where those who have died undergo purification before they go to Heaven