Protestant Reformation


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Noun1.Protestant Reformation - a religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churchesProtestant Reformation - a religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches
religious movement - a movement intended to bring about religious reforms
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By emphasizing that English Catholic thought on the eve of the Protestant Reformation was undergoing a humanist-inspired Reformation of its own and by stressing the shared humanist methodology and objectives of key reformers, Wooding reenvisions a coherent "English Reformation.
Case studies convince Ago that neither the Protestant Reformation nor the rise of absolutism necessarily made most fathers tyrants.
Witness the absurdities that led to the Protestant Reformation.
It was intended to mark the 50th anniversary of Catholic-Lutheran dialogue in 2015 and the upcoming 500th anniversary of the start of the Protestant Reformation in 2017.
In this, his final work, he addresses issues of identity, religion, secularity, and the legacy of the Protestant reformation.
He became noted for his deep faith and his gentle approach to the religious divisions in his land resulting from the Protestant Reformation.
From Ptolemaic Egypt to early Christianity, from the Catholic Middle Ages to the Protestant Reformation, from the Enlightenment to fascism, whenever the West has wanted to define everything it is notwhen it wants to put a name to its deepest fears and aversionsJudaism has been the name that came most easily to hand.
Crews (history, University of Central Missouri) presents Valdes' life in the context of a world on the eve of the Protestant Reformation.
The Protestant Reformation of the Catholic church in the 16th century made rebels out of anyone who opposed the new state religion.
Its differences from the Church are neither culture-based, as was at least part of the reason for the Protestant Reformation, nor even theological.
Taking the Protestant Reformation along with the other reformations going on, including the birth of modern science and many Catholic reformations, a new world was born.

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