Martin LUther
Updated: 11/23/2020
Martin LUther

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  • Birth of Martin Luther:
  • Who was he:
  • "cannot and will not recant anything, for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. Here I stand, I can do no other, so help me God. Amen."
  • Education
  • Martin Luther was born in Germany on the 10th of November 1483, However died inn Germany 1517.
  • Why did he challenge the church:
  • Martin Luther was a German theologian and religious reformer who was the catalyst of the 16th-century Protestant Reformation. Martin Luther was also a German monk who forever changed Christianity when he nailed his '95 Theses' to a church door in 1517, sparking the Protestant Reformation.
  • When:
  • Luther studied at the University of Erfurt and in 1505 decide to join a monastic order,becoming an Augustinian friar. In 1507 he began teaching at the university of Wittenberg and then 1512 became a doctor of theology.
  • Conclusion:
  • Luther had come to believe that Christians are saved through faith and not through their own efforts. This turned him against many of the major teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • October 31, 1517, is the day he challenged the Church
  • After awhile Martin Luther was able to convince the towns people into siding with him.The Catholic Church was having a downfall and a new type of church was emerging. Martin Luther founded a new church called the protestant church this church taught people how to be good.
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