Protestant

The Religion

Protestant

Protestant is more of a group of churches that broke odd from the Roman Catholic Church during the sixteenth century. Most of all Protestant churches can trace their roots back to the protestant reformation that was started by Martin Luther.

Meaning?

The Protestant religion belief is the Five Solas or five Latin phrases, the five phrases in English translate to, by grace alone, by Scripture alone, by Christ alone, and Glory to God alone. They wanted to show how the authorities of the Catholic Church had the message of justification wrong before God and salvation in Jesus Christ.

Reformation

The Protestant Reformation was a religious movement in the 16th century, it was an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and ended up turning out to be the creation of Protestant Churches, this was led by Martin Luther.

Martin Luther

Martin Luther was a German Monk who questioned the Catholic dogma and it leads to the Protestant Reformation. He was born in Eisleben, Germany, in 1483. In 1517 Luther penned a document attacking the Catholic Church's corrupt practice of selling "indulgences" to absolve sin.