Chapter 14 Timeline

Chapter 14, Kyle Hardison

The ecumenical council

1512 - 1517

Luther's ninety-five theses posted to the door of Wittenberg Castile

October 31, 1517

Charles V becomes Holy Roman Emperor

1519

Ulrich Zwingli appointed the Elected People's Priest in Zurich

January 1, 1519

Luther's 'On Christian Liberty'

1520

Luther's 'Appeal to the Christian Nobility of the German Nation'

1520

Sweden becomes independent

1520

The Diet of Worms

1521

Luther's German edition of the bible

1523

Representatives of Swabian peasants drew up the twelve articles

1525

Peasant rebellions crushed

1525

The Confession of Augsburg

1530

The Act in Restraint of Appeals in England

1533

The Supremacy Act

1534

Calvin's 'The Institutes of the Christian Religion'

1536

The Society of Jesus was formed

1540

Sacred Congregation of the Holy Office

1542

The Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Thomas Cranmer's 'Book of Common Prayer'

1549

Papal Authority ended in Scotland

1560