Protestant reform

Protestant reform

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  • Cause #1 priest positions bought
  • SOLD! To the man in the front!
  • Cause #2 made people pay the church for indulgences
  • This doesn't feel right.
  • Cause #3 Feudal Lords used their influence to make friends and kids priests
  • Excuse me sir I would like my son to become a priest at your church
  • Well of course he can my lord
  • Priest positions were sold to the highest bidder negating their need to go through the rigorous training of a regular priest.
  • Effect #1 Martin Luther started even more controversy with his book
  • Martin is right, we cant stand for the churches corruption.
  • Indulgences were originally good deeds done by people. The churches then changed this and made people pay money to the church for the indulgences.
  • Effect #2 Martin Luther is excommunicated from the catholic church by the Diet of Worms
  • Martin Luther you are now banned from the catholic church
  • Feudal lords would use their influence to make friends and kids priests also negating the training.
  • Effect #3 New Denomination of Christianity known as Lutherism is created
  • Finally we're able to learn of the bible safely
  • Martin Luther published a book about his thoughts on the corruption of the church. This sparked more controversy amongst the catholic community.
  • After publishing the book and standing up against the church he was brought to the Diet of worms a meeting of high ranking religious figures. The Diet of worms during this meeting excommunicated him from the Catholic Church.
  • After Martin was excommunicated a new denomination of Christianity which was one of many protestant forms that broke from the Catholic Church.
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