Martin luther 1517 reformation
The Protestant Reformation was the 1th-century religious, political, intellectual and cultural upheaval that splintered Catholic Europe, setting in place the structures and beliefs that would define the continent in the modern era. They argued for a religious and political redistribution of power into the hands of Bible- and pamphlet-reading pastors and princes. Some of the events include the publishing of Sherlock Holmes and the death of Harry Houdini. Also, the Prime Minister of India was assassinated and Martin Luther posted his martin luther 1517 reformation theses.
Lead Story 1517 Martin Luther posts 95 theses. His father was a copper miner. Luther studied at the University of Erfurt and in 1505 decided to join a monastic order, becoming an Augustinian friar. He was ordained in 1507, began teaching at the University of Wittenberg and in 1512 was made a doctor of Theology. Luther proposed an academic discussion of the practice and efficacy of indulgences in his Ninety-five Theses of 1517.
He confronted indulgence salesman Johann Tetzel, a Dominican friar, with his Ninety-Five Theses in 1517. martin luther 1517 reformation His refusal to retract all of his writings at the demand of Pope Leo X in 1520 and the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V at the Diet of Worms in 1521 resulted in his excommunication by the Pope and condemnation as an outlaw by the Emperor.Luther taught that salvation and subsequently eternity in heaven is not earned by good deeds but is received on.