By Desiderius Erasmus, Martin Luther
Desiderius Eramsus (1466/9-1536) was once the main popular student of his age, a celebrated humanist and Classicist, and the 1st instructor of Greek at Cambridge. An influential determine within the Protestant Reformation, notwithstanding with out ever breaking from the Church himself, he satirised either human folly and the corruption of the Church. Martin Luther (1483-1546) used to be the founding father of the German Reformation. His ninety five Theses turned a manifesto for reform of the Catholic Church and ended in his being attempted for heresy. He remained in Germany, Professor of Biblical Exegesis on the collage of Wittenburg, till his dying, publishing numerous works, together with 3 significant treatises and a translation of the hot testomony into German. Comprising Erasmus's "The unfastened Will" and Luther's "The Bondage of the Will", Discourse on unfastened Will is a landmark textual content within the heritage of Protestantism. Encapsulating the point of view on loose will of 2 of an important figures within the historical past of Christianity, it continues to be to today a strong, thought-provoking and well timed paintings.
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F 6. H Page 23 1. James I: As a believer in ruling by divine right, he believed he had power of law over all, including his subjects and Parliament. He persecuted Calvinist Protestants, vowing to drive them out of existence in England. Persecuted Catholics. Charles I: Dissolved Parliament after they passed the Petition of Right. He sold trade monopolies to companies. He resurrected the old tax law called “ship money” and applied it to inland cities as well as coastal cities. He ordered Calvinist churches to use Church of England worship structures.
First to use the newly invented microscope. Invented the thermometer. Page 28 Part I. 1. L 2. D 3. A 4. J 5. F 6. H Page 23 1. James I: As a believer in ruling by divine right, he believed he had power of law over all, including his subjects and Parliament. He persecuted Calvinist Protestants, vowing to drive them out of existence in England. Persecuted Catholics. Charles I: Dissolved Parliament after they passed the Petition of Right. He sold trade monopolies to companies. He resurrected the old tax law called “ship money” and applied it to inland cities as well as coastal cities.
2. His army was well disciplined, well organized, and well paid. Musketeers carried new weapons, lighter and easier to fire. Troops wore bright blue and yellow uniforms so they would stand out on the battlefield, reducing confusion among soldiers. 3. By the Treaty of Westphalia, Sweden, France, and Brandenburg acquired territory. The Habsburg rulers in Germany lost much of their power. The Holy Roman Empire was a weak state and all forms of Protestantism were not protected in the Germanies. Germany was devastated physically, with approximately 98 million people dead.
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