European Renaissance And Reformation, 1300-1600
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A period of European history, lasting from 1300 to 1600. Rebirth of art and learning.
A movement in which thinkers focused on human potential and achievements.
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters.
A person who supports artists, especially financially. (T)
An artistic technique that creates the appearance of three dimensions on a flat surface.
Leonardo Da Vinci
Famous artist during the Renaissance.
The everyday language of people in a region or country. (T)
Wrote the political guide book: The Prince.
Jan Van Eyck
Famous northern Renaissance oil painter.
Famous Renaissance writer who wrote Utopia.
A Greek word meaning "no place."
Another name for the Renaissance, after Queen Elizabeth I.
The most famous writer of the Elizabethan Age.
Developed a printing press.
First book printed on the printing press. In 1455.
Literacy and Vernacular.
A pardon releasing a person from punishment due for a sin. (T)
A 16th century movement for religious reform, leading to the founding of Christian churches that rejected the pope's authority.
Edict of Worms
An imperial order issued by Charles V declaring Martin Luther an outlaw and a heretic.(can't feed Luther)
Members of a Protestant church founded on the teachings of Martin Luther.
Peace of Augsburg
A 1555 agreement declaring that the religion of each German state would be decided by its ruler. (T)
To cancel or set aside.
Relating to the Church of England. (F)
Beheaded for not being able to produce a son for Henry VIII.
Mary Tudor (Mary I)
Bloody Mary was named after her.
Founded the Church Of England.
The Spanish Armada in 1588
Queen Elizabeth defeated them.
The doctrine that God has decided all things beforehand, including which people will be eternally saved. (T)
A body of religious teachings based on the ideas of the reformer John Calvin.
Wrote the institutes of the Christian religion.
A government controlled by religious leaders.
A member of a Protestant church governed by presbyters (elders) and founded on the teachings of John Knox.(F)
In the reformation, a member of a Protestant group that believed in baptizing only those persons who were old enough to decide to be Christian and believed in the separation of church and state. (F)
Marguerite of Navarre
She protested John Calvin from being executed.
Katherina Von Bora
Martin Luther's wife
A 16th century movement in which the Roman Catholic Church sought to make changes in response to the Protestant reformation.
Members of the society of Jesus, a Roman Catholic religious order founded by Ignatius of Loyola.
Build schools, convert people, stop Protestantism.
A meeting of Roman Catholic leaders, called by Pope Paul III to rule on doctrines criticized by the Protestant reformers. (T)