printing press made it possible to print books and spread info faster.
luther posted 95 theses. he criticized the catholic church, and convinced people to correct he churches mistakes.
in 1534 King henry opened a church called the church of england that followed his rules.
The Spanish Monarchs or Spanish inquisition to find and punish any Muslims or Jews left in Spain. The inquisition was brutal in carrying out these orders.
Held in Trent, Italy, this meeting was called The Council of Trent. At this Meeting, Clergy, came from across Europe to discuss, debate, and eventually reform catholic teachings.
As recorded by statesman and historian, De Thou (1553-1617), who was a witness to the events on St. Bartholomew Day as a youth. Here, he is relating the events leading up to the Massacre and the orders of the Queen of France, Catherine de'Medici.
hegenots are also called french protestants.
A document that granted religious freedom in most of France