Ninety-Five Theses

the theses of Luther against the sale of indulgences in the Roman Catholic Church, posted by him on the door of a church in Wittenberg, October 31, 1517.

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  • Ninety-Five Theses — the theses of Luther against the sale of indulgences in the Roman Catholic Church, posted by him on the door of a church in Wittenberg, October 31, 1517. * * * Propositions for debate on the question of indulgences, written by Martin Luther and,… …   Universalium

  • Ninety-five Theses —    The Protestant Reformation is traditionally traced to Martin Luther s Ninety five Theses, or debating points, which he is said to have posted on the door of the parish church at Wittenberg on October 31, 1517. The theses were Luther s first… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

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  • The Ninety-Five Theses — Protestant Reformation Precursors Waldensians (I 12th century) Avignon Papacy (1309–77) John Wycliffe (E, 1320–84) Western Schism (1378–1417) Jan Hus …   Wikipedia

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  • Luther, Martin — born Nov. 10, 1483, Eisleben, Saxony died Feb. 18, 1546, Eisleben German priest who sparked the Reformation. The son of a miner, he studied philosophy and law before entering an Augustinian monastery in 1505. He was ordained two years later and… …   Universalium

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  • Protestantism — /prot euh steuhn tiz euhm/, n. 1. the religion of Protestants. 2. the Protestant churches collectively. 3. adherence to Protestant principles. [1640 50; PROTESTANT + ISM] * * * One of the three major branches of Christianity, originating in the… …   Universalium

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