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Unformatted text preview: • 95 Theses – soon he breaks away from Catholic church and starts Lutheran church, the first Protestant denomination o Luther wanted reform but ended up creating a revolution • Justification by faith – he believed faith alone would save you; not going to mass, not listening to the priest, not good works; faith, & your love for your brothers and sisters will come as a result; in addition, Protestants are allowed to marry o Many people follow Luther out of their disillusionment with the Catholic church o German princes also followed because they wanted the money going to the Catholic church to go to them • “Priesthood of All the Believers” • John Calvin – Geneva • Predestination • “The Elect” • English Reformation Dianahacker.com/student.html...
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2011 for the course HISTORY AMH2010 taught by Professor Rowan during the Spring '11 term at FIU.
- Spring '11