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- ... They claimed priests did not know basic church teachings. They felt that the pope had become too involved in politics and was ignoring his religious duties.
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Others accused the church of being too rich. One reason for its wealth was that it paid no taxes on its large land holdings. Another practice especially irritated some reformers... → ... This was the sale of indulgences. An indulgence was a document from the pope that freed a person from punishment for his or her sins. Many Christians saw this practice as a way for people to buy their way into heaven.