Joey Stiffler

Updated: 3/11/2021
Joey Stiffler

Storyboard Text

  • We are Protestants which is the term used to describe the groups of Christians who were protesting against the Catholic Church, leaving the Catholic Church, and establishing their own new Christian Churches.
  • Protestants
  • We are a theocracy which is a type of government ruled by religious leaders claiming their authority comes from God...in other words, that God has chosen them to lead.
  • Theocracy
  • We are a sect which is a small religious group usually with a preacher as their leader...once a sect is established and acquires more members it could be called a denomination
  • Sect
  • Im a indulgence which is a paid pardon or forgiveness of sin issued by the Catholic Church...you give the church money, they forgive your sins or the sins of a family member
  • Indulgence
  • We are heretics which are people who denied what “truths” the Catholic Church was teaching or who preached beliefs that went against what the Catholic Church was teaching
  • Heretic
  • Predestination is a Protestant belief that at the beginning of time God established who would be saved (the elect) and who would go to hell...in other words, it is already predetermined
  • Predestination