The problems for the church was that 3 men wanted to be popes at the same time. Instead of people earning the jobs at the church they paid they way to it. In the catholic churches you had to pay for forgiveness.
Five Solas Sola Gratia Sola Fide Solus Christus Sola Scriptura
The Scala Santa is important because those where the stairs that Jesus climbed on his way to his trial before Pontius Pilate. Martin Luther climbed the stairs on his knees but on the way back down he walked it to show that he didn't agree with the veneration of relics.
Diet of Worms
Martin Luther also created a list of propositions for an academic debate called 95 Theses. Martin Luther also made because the pope was abusing the power that he had, so the 95 Theses applied to him to.
Sola Gratia = Grace Alone Sola Fide= Faith Alone Solus Christus = Christ Alone Sola Scriptura = Scripture Alone Soli De Gloria = To the Glory of God Alone
The goal of the Diet of Worms was to recant The Holy Roman Emperor Charles V's writings. This wasn't allowed to happen because Martin Luther said, "I neither can nor will recant."
"I neither can nor will recant."
Martin Luther spend 10 months in the Wartburg Castle. Everyone knew him a Knight George, not as Martin Luther. He read the Greek and Hebrew Bibles on his spare time. He was also answers to the theological faculty in Paris as his labor work.