Martin luther was born in 1483 Eisleben, Germany. He became an augustinaian monk 17 july 1505 after being struck by lightning which made him turn to God.
People believing God is punishing them for there sins. The church start selling indulgences for forgivness of sins.The people of the catholic church believe that by giving indulgences to the church they would be saved.
Martin luther questions the church. Martin luther nails the 95 Thesis to the church door in wittinberg
Martin luther was brought to be judged for what he was saying at the " Diet of worm " The catholic church excomunicated martin luther out of the church.
Martin luther translated the bible into German. The printing press was inroduced to make it easy for people to read.
people leave the catholic church by the thousands to go to a new religon that was formed by lutheren + prolestount. The church formed a council of their own to encourage to get people back to believing in them.