La'Nia Washington 11/20/13

What was the change ?

In the 1500's there were lots of promblems in the church. Reformations wanted the church to change and be mor spiritual and humble. In 1517 church officials began selling indulgences ,which was a kind of forgiveness that released a person from punishment and win salvation by paying officals. Martin Luther protested against these actions which started the 95 Theses on the door of the church.Which led to founding of a new christian church.

Who were the people asscociated with the change ?

Martin Luther reform led were mixed feelings about luther's teaching. Peasants supported luther because they believed his changes would also change society.Nobles supported him so that their emperor wouldn't be weakened.