What was The Reformation?
The Reformation was an event in the 16th century that separated the Christians of Western Europe into protestants and Catholics. This event set the stage for their current religious beliefs. This all started because a group didn't believe in how power was being decided.
Why was The Reformation Significant?
The Reformation was significant because it was the division of a once united religion. Without the reformation Western Europe would probably not have the diversity it now has.