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CH 31-Reformation

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Reformation
historic movement from 1500s-1600s that started many new Christian churches
Protestant
people who broke away from ("protested" against) the Catholic Church
indulgences
grants sold by Catholic Church that released a person from punishment for sins
Great Schism
a division in the Catholic Church when rival groups chose different popes
heresy
beliefs that contradict the official teachings of a religion or church
doctrine
official teachings of a religion or church
Ninety-Five Theses
list of arguments against the Catholic Church written by Martin Luther
corruption
immoral and dishonest behavior
secular
non-religious
papacy
the office, or position, of the Pope
moral
being good based on a standard of right and wrong accepted by most people in society
denomination
a particular religious grouping within a larger faith