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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Sisi congratulated the delegation, led by Andrea Zaki, head of the Protestant community in Egypt, on the occasion of the Protestant Reformation anniversary; asserting Egypt's keenness to strengthen the bridges of communication and understanding between different religions and sects.
Our gentile of the week is Washington Post religion reporter Sarah Pulliam Bailey, who dropped by the studio in early October to tell us about growing up in a conservative Christian environment in Indiana, the intricacies of covering religion while being a person of faith herself, and the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.
Bach, the "Magnifcat" and Cantata 80, "Ein Feste Burg," commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.
Reformation: Europe's Holy War BBC2, 9pm Historian David Starkey reveals how the Protestant Reformation unleashed fundamentalist beliefs, terror and holy war across Europe in a way that is all too familiar to many people today.
October 31, 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.
His actions lead to what is now known as the Protestant Reformation.
And yet as observances of the 500-year anniversary of the Protestant Reformation begin, it doesn't matter that a joint statement signed by Pope Francis and Bishop Munib Younan, pledging to improve relationships between Catholics and Lutherans, was largely a symbolic gesture.
The Protestant Reformation ultimately led to the Thirty Years' War in 1618, which took place mainly in Germany and by some estimates cost the country up to 40 percent of its population.
BRAND LUTHER: HOW AN UNHERALDED MONK TURNED HIS SMALL TOWN INTO A CENTER OF PUBLISHING, MADE HIMSELF THE MOST FAMOUS MAN IN EUROPE--AND STARTED THE PROTESTANT REFORMATION
From an October 2014 conference in Aberdeen, Scotland, 10 papers explore the significance of the Protestant Reformation and its legacy for ongoing work and debates in Christian ethics.
Second, with the Protestant Reformation some 1,500 years after Jesus, "faith alone" was the word.
Burstein provides the reader of Victorian literary criticism a thorough study of popular historical novels from 1820 to 1900 with regard to their portrayal of the Protestant Reformation and its effects on the 19th century.