He strongly disputed the catholic view on indulgences
This shall not be accepted by the Catholic Church, I must do something
Martin Luther posted his 95 theses
Martin Luther then posted his 95 Theses on the door of the Catholic Church
Martin Luther was born in Eisleben, Germany, November 10th 1483. He was a German professor of theology, composer, priest, a seminal figure in the protestant and later became a monk. One day, Martin Luther was struck by lightning an
The major causes
Martin Luther came to reject the several teachings and practices of the Roman Catholic Church. He strongly disputed the catholic view on indulgences. An indulgence was a way to reduce the amount of punishment one has to undergo for sins
Europe became divided
Martin Luther knew he had to stop this so on October 31st 1517 he posted his ninety-five theses the door of the castle in Wittenberg, Germany. The protest he led had begun.
he distanced himself from the radical successors who took his mantle
The major causes of the protestant reformation included that of political, economic, social and religious background. The religious causes involves problems with the church.
and religious backround
The Reformation protestant had swept all through Western Europe, and the most dramatic events of this great religious revolt took place. Europe became divided along confessional, as well as territorial, lines. The religious turmoil of the period led to warfare within most states and between many.
Europe had become divided
His writings were responsible for fractionating the Catholic Church and sparking the protestant Reformation . Although Martin Luther was crital of the Catholic Church, he distanced himself from the radical successors who took up his mantle. he had created a religious movement and gave birth to the protestant.