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    Answer A is incorrect because even though James I was raised a Protestant, our video "The Pilgrims' Journey" showed that James I completely ignored the Puritan's pleas. In fact, James I told them that if they continued trying to change the Church of England from within, he would exile them from the country. Answer B is incorrect because Martin Luther was the founder of the Protestant Doctrine. He nailed 95 theses on the door of the Catholic church in Wittenburg Germany, suggesting changes to the Catholic Church such as no longer accepting indulgences as a payment for sins. As a result, Martin Luther gained support and his own followers, called Lutherans, one of the first protestant groups. Answer C is correct because on page 42 of our…

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    Martin Luther Influence

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    Martin Luther When speaking of grand historical figures within the timeframe prior to 1600, Martin Luther automatically comes to mind. He is known for being an influential, spiritual theologian. Luther changed his life and history forever by lighting the spark of the Protestant Reformation. Martin Luther was born on the 10th of November of the year 1483. He was born in Eiseleben, Saxony, which is located in modern day southeast Germany. He lived with his mother and father, Hans and…

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    Martin Luther Thesis

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    Martin Luther is arguably one of the most important reformers in Church history because he was the catalyst to many of the reformations. Luther also has an interestingly dramatic attitude in the way he dealt with life situations. The Catholic Church has been through many ups and downs, but when Luther was called to be a monk the Catholic Church was failing in many ways to be the bride of Christ. When Luther became a monk he began to see the problems with the Catholic Church and wanted to see the…

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    Martin Luther The Movie

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    After watching the movie, on Martin Luther, I found the movie to be portrayed somewhat truthfully. The movie was just being long enough to portray the story that is exactly therefore I feel that only unfinished but full of gaps. The story forces on the main details in that order of the really viewers to gather a better understanding of Martin Luther. Luther's mission was clear, but his purpose is to be boiled down that only a few of his famous theses that are actually voiced in the movie. Martin…

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    Martin Luther Influence

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    Martin Luther, a theologian, who was excommunicated by Pope Leo X from the Catholic Church, eternally transformed Christianity by starting the protestant reformation, creating the 95 these, and making the bible available to everyone. Luther was born as a peasant on November 10, 1483 in Eisleben. Luther’s father was a very successful miner and soon after he was born they moved to Mansfield, which was a larger mining town. Luther’s father did not want him to become a miner, he wanted his son to…

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    Martin Luther Beliefs

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    images or any other works, but only through the gospel and faith,” reflected the great Protestant reformer Martin Luther. Luther decided to learn more about God at a monastery when lightning almost struck him. Although the monastery was a great part of his life in helping him learn more about God and His word, the true life changing part of his life was when he was studying the scripture Romans 1:17. This change of beliefs led to issues due to the fact that the beliefs went against the…

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    Martin Luther and the 95 Theses Aurora Gamboa Junior Division Paper The history and beliefs of Catholicism was changed by one monk and his 95 theses. Martin Luther was a 34 year old priest at the time when a church in Wittenberg Germany was, increasing indulgences to get more money, Indulgences are items that give people satisfaction it is like a treat for the people if they buy the item. Luther made his 95 theses and he wouldn’t recant his theses unless they were proven wrong.…

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    I picked Martin Luther, he was an argumentative man. Luther, judged the entire Catholic Church, the position of the Pope, the bishops, the priests, also the monks. Martins’ belief changed Western Culture. Martin Luther believed that the Roman Catholic Church had become too crooked to offer the people the leadership needed to gain redemption. Within ten years Luther had started a revolution that changed Western Civilization. The Catholic Church tried all the will power they had to muzzle Luther,…

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    Martin Luther was born on November 10th, 1483 in Eisleben, Germany. Hans and Margarette were his parents and they came from peasant linage. His father did have some success as a miner and ore smelter. A year later in 1484, their family moved to Mansfeld and Martin went to school there. Hans wanted a good life for his son and knew mining wasn 't going to be stable since it was such a tough business to be in. His father then became a lawyer, knowing that job would be better for the family.…

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    church in Wittenberg. That man was Martin Luther, he was questioning the church and their recent practice of selling indulgences. Not only did he post his theses on the door, but he also wrote a letter to the Archbishop of Mainz regarding the sales of indulgences. Luther was against these sales of indulgences and other principles that the church was teaching. Indulgences is the money that can be paid to the church so that a sinner spends less time in purgatory. It is said that people go to…

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