Flashcards in Lesson 11 Deck (15):
The Papal Schism was a theological movement of the 1300's
Simony is the purchasing of position or offices.
Indulgences was a means of raising money to build St. Peter's Cathedral.
Peter Waldo invented the process of moveable type at Mayence on the Rhine.
The people who read the New Testament soon realized that the papal church was far from the New Testament ideal.
The patriotism of the people toward their own nation, rather than Rome, was called Nationalism.
John Smith was an agent of Pope Leo X to raise large sums of money for the completion of St. Peter's Cathedral in Rome.
Luther preached against the selling of indulgences by the Church.
The Great Protestant Reformation was an intentional act of separation, by Luther, from the Mother Church
Reformation Day has been fixed by historians as October 31, 1517.
Martin Luther originally had developed 106 theses to hang on the Wittenberg Chapel door.
Martin Luther finally nailed 95 theses or statements on the Wittenberg door.
Luther was shocked by the decree of excommunication by Pope Leo X and postponed his defense in Rome.
John Hus is known to have said; "Here I stand, I can do naught else. God help me. Amen."