They can be their on leaders, by owning and reading the Book of God. This changed the political structure of the society, the Holy Emperor lost its strong control. He challenged and influenced all scholars and artist of his time and whole Europe went through drastic changes. Early capitalism was born and science developed. One of his biggest achievement and contribution was the translated German Bible, which was published in 1534.
John Calvin John Calvin was an important aspect in the reformation for multiple reasons one being that he was a leading figure by publishing the Institutes of the Christian Religion which he hoped to regulate Protestantism. He also became a valued spiritual and political leader in which he put together a religious government. Later given absolute supremacy as the leader in Geneva. He was a man who instituted numerous positive policies. He did a superb job of what he was trying to accomplish, he banned all art other than music which ended up creating Geneva the center of Protestantism, which is what he was shooting for initially.
This led to the spread of Lutheranism throughout the country but Sweden didn't accept it as the national religion until 1544, because of the change to Lutheranism, there was a revolt from 1542 to 1543, started by Anti-Lutheran's. The main causes of the revolt was that Gustav had changed the national religion and was trying to become a member of the Schmalkaldic League, though his reason for joining was far from religious. A war that Gustav would find himself fighting would be against the Hanseatic League and the Danish Counts that rebelled when King Christian regained the throne of Denmark after being exiled when he lost the war against Gustav from 1534 to 1536. In return for a mutual defense pact with Christian, Gustav had his armies aid in battles against the League. Gustav's navy was also what brought down the Hanseatic navy as well as give full control of the trade in the Baltics over
John Calvin was born on July 10, 1509, in France and is known as a journalist and Theologian. Around the time he was going law school was the time he joined the Reformation. He was important in the Reformation because he was a spiritual and political leader. He was the person you implemented a religious government by using Protestant principles which resulted in him being the absolute supremacy leader in Geneva, Switzerland in 1555. Luther and Calvin were like a dynamic duo bringing great qualities to their reformation.
The PR was a religious movement that was initially aimed at reforming the Catholic Church but later tried to end its practices. In this way, the Protestant Reformation played a major role as a cause in the formation of the CR. EXPLAIN PICS Slide 2(GO QUICK) Because of this reason, the CR was created mainly for religious reasons. The CR was intended to fight back against the PR. In order to do so, the Council of Trent, who acted as the center of the CR by meeting on and off throughout the years, also had to reform the Church itself in order to stop the corruption that had allowed the PR to be created in the 1st place.
His teachings of justification has been a question of whether or not to be trusted and if it was worth praising. As a result, he wrote the book of 'Disputation of Martin Luther and the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences”, becoming the principle catalyst for the upcoming Protestant Reformation. Eventually, his revolutionary ideas became known as the Ninety-Five Theses. It was said that he presented his Theses to the Church’s authorities as a way to stop the sell of indulgences. Thus, the church never answered, the Theses spread through Europe pushing Martin’s revolution one step farther than he
Catholic Reformation The Catholic Reformation which is also known as Counter Reformation or Catholic Revival was the time of Catholic resurrection which began in response to Protestant Reformation, initiated with Council of Trent (1545–1563) and summing up at the close of the Thirty Year’s War (1648) Started to safe the power, impact and material wealth enjoyed by the Catholic Church and to present a theological and material challenge to Reformation. Reformation The Reformation, spoken of as to the Protestant Reformation, was a split in Western Christianity started by Martin Luther and followed by John Calvin and early Protestant Reformers in 16th-century Europe. It is mostly thought to have started with the publication of the Ninety Five Theses by Martin Luther in 1517. Martin Luther Martin Luther was a professor of theology, composer priest and a monk. He used to oppose many teachings and sayings of the Roman Catholic Church.
Chaos: The Protestant Reformation was the 16th-century religious, political, intellectual and cultural Europe, setting in place the structures and beliefs that would disruption that separated Catholic define the continent in the modern and central Europe, like Martin Luther, John Calvin and Henry Vill challenged papal authority and questioned the Church 's ability to define Christian practice. They argued for a religious and political redistribution of power into the hands of Bible- and pamphlet-reading pastors and princes. The disruption triggered wars, persecutions and the so-called Counter-Reformation, the Catholic Church 's delayed but forceful response to the Protestants. The main chaos that caused reformation were religious,
The Protestant Reformation resulted in changes throughout the Catholic church and Europe. The Reformation promoted the concept of an educated faith. Some of the most well known reformers like Martin Luther, John Calvin and Henry VIII challenged the pope’s authority and questioned the Catholic Church’s capability to explain Christianity. Martin Luther was a monk from Germany that believed that the Bible is the only reliable and valuable source of religious rule. Martin Luther took action by nailing his 95 Thesis onto the door of Schlosskirche which is the Castle Church in Wittenberg.
Martin Luther, known as the father of the Protestant reformation, was famously known for his ninety-five long theses that explored the controversies of the Roman-Catholic Church. Martin Luther was an astounding author, able to convert many with his thoughts on paper. He was seen as a prophet and was one of the most popular authors in his time. The 95 Theses was composed in Latin and posted on the doors of the Castle Church of Wittenberg, on October 31st, 1517. Martin Luther uses the ninety-five theses to express his discontent with the church’s sale of indulgences and alert the problem of corruption in the church starting with the Pope.
On November 10th 1483, Margret and Hans Luther gave birth to their second child, Martin Luther. He was born in Eisleben, Saxony (Germany). Luther lived a quiet childhood and enrolled in Law School in 1501 at the University of Erfurt. Four years later, after being struck by lightning, he deserted his studies join a monastery. Two short years (1507) later he was ordained by a priest, and he became a professor at Wittenberg University, teaching biblical theology.
Likewise, King Henry VIII triggered the new branch from lutheranism called anglican, and the church called The Anglican Church which still lives to this day. He also paved way to a new reformed branch called the puritans, which were concerned of purifying the english church of any catholic influence left. This also resulted in many succession issues as the successors to the throne were catholic and protestants. Also many wars between the branches sprung from there. Whilst they had different initial reasons and they had carried out different actions in order to reform Christianity, they had come to create different branches and set into action the forever going changes in that
The Reformation was one of the greatest religious movements since the early church. In October of 1517, a german monk, Martin Luther, nailed his 95 theses to the front door of the German Church. His statements and actions is what launched the Reformation. The 95 Theses are statements that Martin Luther made himself to criticize the church for their wrongdoings. He made the situation go public by posted the statements on the front door of the German Church.
Instead of being part of the church he had enrolled into the University of Erfurt where he received a Master of Arts Degree, this was where he thought his path was leading him. But one faithful day a horrible storm was passing through with young Martin in the middle. Praying for God for what he thought could be the last time her claimed that if the Lord let him survive he would serve him for
Catholic Church taught people how they could be saved by doing good work and having faith in God.Church taught Christians a series of spiritual rituals in order to be more graceful to God.The Holy Sacraments include Baptism, Confirmation, Communion, Confession, Marriage, Ordination of Priests, Last Rites for the Dying.By the early 1500s they were in corruption and unwillingness to adopt reforms In Germany. Martin Luther, a catholic monk became involved in a serious dispute with the Catholic Church.Meanwhile the Protestant Reformation, protests on practices in hopes on reforming Christianity .Martin Luther’s is against the Catholic Church which led to the formation of new Christian denomination known as Lutheranism, a series of Protestant on Christian faiths.During the same time, the Renaissanceand and the Protestant Reformation reshaped European civilization. Reformers like Luther and Calvin challenged church and eventually went long gone from the Roman Catholic Church