Dec 2, 1509
Erasmus writes The praise of FollyThe paise of folly written in 1509, Erasmus humorostly criricized aspect odf his society that he believed were most in need of reform
Oct 31, 1517
Martin Luther post the 95 thesesMarti luther present a list of 95 theses, that object to he church practice of indulgences. The publication of Luther's theses began the protestan reformation.
Jan 3, 1521
Martin Luther is excommunicatedTHe vatican published the bull Decet Romanum Pontificem, excommunicating MArtin Luther for Luther's refusal to recant.
Dec 5, 1528
Archbishop of Canterbury annuls King Henry VIII's marriageKing Henry VIII decide to annul his marriage to Catherine. in 1528 the archbishop of Canterbury annuls king Henry VIII's marriage.
Dec 5, 1534
Henry VIII completes the English break from the Catholic church by establishing the Church of Englandin 1534 Henry VIII completes the English break from the Catholic Church.
Dec 2, 1536
John Calvin " Institutes of the Christian Religion "He published the "IOFCR" a summary of Protestant thought.
This work inmediately gave Calvin a reputation as one of the new leaders of Protestantism.
Dec 13, 1545
Cathilic Cardinals begin meeting as the Concil TrentThe popes were supposet to be the spiritual leaders of the Catholic Church. As leaders of the papal Stantes, .
The Council of Trentbetween December 13, 1545, and December 4, 1563 in twenty-five sessions for thre
Dec 2, 1547
Henry VII diedHenry died in 1547, he was succeeded by Edward VI , a sickly 9 year old, the son of his 3 wife. During Edwar;s reign, church officials who favored Protestant doctrines moved the Church of England als called The Anglican Church