Updated: 11/5/2020

Storyboard Text

  • i am here to stand up against the catholic church
  • you will be now known as. protestents
  • you have been excommunicated from the catholic church
  • this scene is showing how the reformation started. the reformation started because a german monk called martan Luther, stood up against the catholic church. because they where selling indulgences
  • after martin Luther did this he gained a following. his followers became known as Protestants. Many people and governments adopted the new Protestant ideas, while others remained faithful to the Catholic Church.
  • after he protested against the church and gained a following, he was excommunicated from the church.
  • i order you to death, Martin Luther
  • after martin luther was excommunicated from the church. he an assembly of the Holy Roman Empire. He refused to recant and Emperor Charles V declared him an outlaw and a heretic.
  • Luther went into hiding at Wartburg Castle. so he wouldn't get killed
  • Emperor Charles issued the Edict of Worms, declaring Luther a heretic and ordering his death.