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The Reformation Student V World History  Honors Project
What is the Protestant Reformation? <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  Name given to a religious and political development ...
Martin Luther <ul><ul><li>  He led the reformation, against Catholic teachings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monk and profess...
95 Thesis <ul><ul><li>Written by Martin Luther </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Used to display unhappiness with the Church's ...
King Henry VIII <ul><ul><li>Famous King of England, reducing the level of taxation that his father had imposed </li></ul><...
John Calvin <ul><ul><li>Published the Institutes of the Christian Religion, summary of Protestant thought </li></ul></ul><...
Main Religions: Lutheranism, Calvinism, and Anabaptist <ul><li>3 main religions: Lutheranism, Calvinism, and Anabaptist </...
Teachers Comments Do Not Erase <ul><li>The audio turned out really good although I recommend not reading the slides verbat...
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The Reformation

  1. 1. The Reformation Student V World History Honors Project
  2. 2. What is the Protestant Reformation? <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  Name given to a religious and political development in the early 16th century </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Created because Roman Catholic doctrine was faulty: teachings and sales of ingulgences, simony, and selling and buying of clerical offices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>people break away from Catholic Church, form own church groups </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Martin Luther <ul><ul><li>  He led the reformation, against Catholic teachings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monk and professor at University of Wittenberg from Germany </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Thought the Roman Catholic Church was corrupt </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Did not believe having God's grace could be earned by performing good works </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>upset with widespread of selling indulgences, thought people were harming their chances in doing so </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>wrote 95 Thesis </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. 95 Thesis <ul><ul><li>Written by Martin Luther </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Used to display unhappiness with the Church's sale of indulgences, giving birth to Protestantism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  It promoted reformation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  Brought many changes in religion, and way of life </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  New religions were formed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  3 main focus: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>no more middle men to reach God, there is a direct link </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>  main focus was no longer God but was men, some of which shouldn't have been in the positions they were in </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>  Popes at church were not paying enough attention to those outside who were suffering and poor  </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. King Henry VIII <ul><ul><li>Famous King of England, reducing the level of taxation that his father had imposed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wanted to divorce his first wife because she could not produce a male heir, but Catholic Church would not allow </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In his request, Parliament broke away from the Catholic Church of England with the pope in Rome </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>With new powers obtained he could dissolve the monasteries, sell their land, and possessions to wealthy landowners and merchants.  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Remarried six times </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Never recieved a son that could inherit the throne, only a bastard </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. John Calvin <ul><ul><li>Published the Institutes of the Christian Religion, summary of Protestant thought </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reputations as one of the new leaders of Protestantism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Being close to Luther, also believed in the doctrine of justification by faith alone to expalin how humans achieved salvation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Place much emphasis on the all-powerful nature of God calling it the &quot;power, grace, and glory of God&quot; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Believed in predestination, which meant that God determined in advance who would be saved and who would be damned </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Main Religions: Lutheranism, Calvinism, and Anabaptist <ul><li>3 main religions: Lutheranism, Calvinism, and Anabaptist </li></ul><ul><li>Lutheranism: </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther developed doctrine </li></ul><ul><li>Lutheranism 1 st Protestant faith </li></ul><ul><li>Calvinism: </li></ul><ul><li>belief in predestination gave firm conviction they were doing God’s work on Earth </li></ul><ul><li>conviction made them determined to spread faith to other people </li></ul><ul><li>became dynamic and activist faith </li></ul><ul><li>replaced Lutheranism as most important, dynamic form of Protestantism </li></ul><ul><li>Anabaptist: </li></ul><ul><li>believe in adult baptism </li></ul><ul><li>believes in practices and spirit of early Christianity, all believers to be equal </li></ul><ul><li>chooses own spiritual leader </li></ul><ul><li>believe in complete separation of church and state </li></ul><ul><li>refused to bear arms “Thou shall not kill.” </li></ul><ul><li>wanted to be persecuted by Protestants and Catholics </li></ul>
  8. 8. Teachers Comments Do Not Erase <ul><li>The audio turned out really good although I recommend not reading the slides verbatim. You can have less words on the slide but still speak the same amount. </li></ul><ul><li>Good job going a little more in depth then what we covered in class. It turned out nice 100/100 </li></ul><ul><li>Can I use this as a sample? </li></ul>

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