Jesus was born in a small town in the Roman empire. We don't know a whole lot of his life before he was 30 years old.
Jesus was crucified by the Romans in Jerusalem. He died for the peoples sins so the sins are forgiven.
Three days after his death Jesus's grave was empty. People saw him appearing on several different places and then he rised to heaven.
The roman emperor Canstantine converted to Christianity and the religion became legal. Thousands of people followed their emperor and became Christians.
Pope Leo IX excommunicated the patriach of Constantinople, the leader of the eastern church. The patriach condemned the pope in return and the Christianchurch divided in West and East.
They spoke against the abuse of authority and corruption in the churches leadership. They also started to translate the bible from latin in other common languages
He complaines about the selling of induglences on a church door. He shared many ideas with the reformers before him. The invention of the printing press helped him to spread his message quickly.
Christians start to go over the atlantic and got the religious freedom promised. Every different part of the Christians became a different state.
Benjamin Franklin exemplified his time's general attitude towards religious matters with a remark he made before his death.
People like Jonathan Edwards and George Whitefield campained agaisnt this skepticism with good to great success.