In a sense, the peasants' war (as the resulting conflict was called) was the first of the post-reformation wars of religion yet it was unusual, in that luther condemned the peasants and the war ended with the slaughter of peasants by both lutheran and catholic armies. Protestant reformation the protestant reformation was a major 16th century european movement aimed initially at reforming the beliefs and practices of the roman catholic church its religious aspects were supplemented by ambitious political rulers who wanted to extend their power and control at the expense of the church. The primary difference between the reformation and the renaissance was that the reformation focused on a religious revolution, while the renaissance focused on an intellectual revolution. The reformation (more fully the protestant reformation, or the european reformation) was a schism in western christianity initiated by martin luther and continued by huldrych zwingli, john calvin and other protestant reformers in 16th-century europe.
The english reformation began mostly as a change of structure, ie henry viii severed ties with the papacy this re-structuring was undertaken for reasons of state, ie so henry viii could marry anne boleyn it was only gradually that the church of england adopted classic reformation ideas like. Compare and contrast the motives and actions of martin luther in the german states and king henry viii in england in bringing about religious change during the reformation (ap 2005 a. The reform and conservative movements developed out of the enlightenment and the jewish emancipation the first was the intellectual upheaval revolution that led to the scientific revolution and to the concepts of tolerance and human rights the latter saw the jews of individual states being granted civil rights like other citizens. Religious reformations and religious wars in europe if one date must be picked as the starting point of the protestant reformation, the conventional choice would be oct 31, 1517, when martin luther, an augustinian monk and university professor in wittenberg, germany, publicly posted a lengthy list of academic arguments against catholic church practices.
[catholic education office, western australia yr 11 text book, god, religion and me] what was the protestant reformation the second major schism in christianity occurred in 1517 in north western europe. By contrast, things of this earth did not concern luther as much as things eternal did he had entered the monastery searching for peace, but didn't find it fear of a righteous and holy god, impossible to please, led him to works: fasts, constant confessions, prayers and pilgrimages. The age of reformation and counter-reformation the most traumatic era in the entire history of roman catholicism, some have argued, was the period from the middle of the 14th century to the middle of the 16th. Please briefly compare and contrast the â€œgreat schism of 1054â€ with the protestant reformation of luther or the english reformation include reference to theology, historical context, and outcome.
The reformation i the protestant reformation a causes of the reformation religious faith to unite lutheran and catholic princes of the hre. Compare christianity and islam christianity and islam are the two largest religions in the world to illustrate the similarities and differences between these religions, the following charts compares the origins, beliefs and practices of christianity and islam. As the institutes of the christian religion greatly influenced the theology of the reformation, calvin's ecclesiastical ordinances greatly affected the structure of many reformed churches and their relation to the community one major element of the ecclesiastical ordinances was the consistory, the central church governing apparatus, composed. The lutheran reformation and the catholic reformation of the 16th century compared and contrasted summary: compares and contrasts the lutheran reformation and the catholic reformation of the 16th century regarding the reform of both religious doctrines and religious practices the lutheran and.
Compare and contrast the differences in the christian worldviews of various protestant and catholic expressions during the reformation and those of key protestant and catholic christian expressions today. Compare and contrast the roman catholic reformation to the protestant reformationhow and why did the major aspects of the roman catholic reformation compare and contrast with those of the. Side by side comparison the side by side lens allows you to create an easy to read comparison chart for up to three differing religious traditions select your traditions from the drop down menus.
The catholic church in 1500 ce meet jean jean is a french peasant who owns a small plot of land, a cow, and a few chickens jean is married and has an 8-year old daughter, clare, a 6-year old. Best answer: the protestant reformation began the thirty's year war, the catholic or counter reformation ended this pointless war the difference marin luther began a rebellion against the church, when pope leo x and emperor charles v during the edict of worms meeting in 1521 ad tried to peaceful defuse the situation which of course lead to marin luther being excommunicated by the roman. Compare and contrast the lutheran reformation and the catholic reformation of the 16th century regarding the reform of both religious doctrines and religious practices late medieval catholic church faced monumental crises during the avignon papacy, the great schism, the conciliar period, and the renaissance papacy.
88 89 viii essay questions 90 a compare and contrast the enlightenment and from health 200 at kenyatta university. Japanese civic religion still included very many elements of confucianism in its political and administrative thinking, while popular japanese religion was a pragmatic fusion of shinto rituals and. In short, as gregory notes, the reformation is a paradox: a religious revolution that led to the secularization of society there are benefits to this secularization, of course religious freedom — more broadly, freedom of conscience — is the most obvious one. Another important medieval schism was the western schism (qv) between the rival popes of rome and avignon and, later, even a third pope the greatest of the christian schisms was that involving the protestant reformation and the division from rome.