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Unformatted text preview: Florence (1439) go here before you can go to heaven Attendant concepts: The "Treasury of Merits" "indulgence" Background of Protestant Reformation Pope Julius II (1503-1513) plans to build St. Peter's Basilica andadopted the "Sale of the tickets of Indulgence" to finiance Pope Leo X (1513-23) Promoted the Sale of Indulgence Martin Luther Monk of Augustinian monastery, objected to the Sale of Indulgence Posted "95 Theses of Protest" against the practice of selling 'indulgence" (selling salvation), nailing it to the door of the Castle Church if Wittenberg, on Oct 31, 1517 became begining of the Protestant Movements Principles: Sola fide -- "Salvation by faith alone", "Justification by faith alone" Sola gratia -- "Salvation by God's grace alone" Sola scriptura -- "Bible alone is the source of saving knowledge, not the church's (council's) decisions, nor the tradition"...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course RELIGION 300 taught by Professor Obayashi during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '08