REFORMATION ACTIVITY

   

For this assignment, you will be gathering information about the reformation using the following links to answer the related questions.

http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~elsegal/C_Transp/C11_Protestantism.html

  1. List the social and political factors that helped bring about the reformation
  2. What were the weaknesses of the Catholic church at the time of the reformation ?

 

3 What were the central beliefs of Protestantism ?

http://members.aol.com/jdremmell/ch17.html

  1. List and in your own words, briefly explain the four causes of the Reformation

     

    1 What were the practices and teachings of the church that Luther objected to ?

  2. Why did people support Luther ?

 

For the following questions go to: Reformation Powerpoint

 

 

  1. Who were two of the "earliest reformers", and what did they object to about the Church ?

 

 

2 Why did Luther criticize John Tetzel ? be specific

 

 

 

 

3 What were the 95 Theses, and why were they important ?

 

 

 

4 Explain the three main ides of Martin Luther’s teachings