A man name Johann Gutenberg invented the fist printing press and translated the bible to English.
His work laid the foundations for Luther's Reformation,
Luther posted the 95 theses because he didn't like what the church was doing so he did this to let people what he thought.
This allowed people to read the bible and start to question the practices of corrupt church leaders.
King Henry was a king who didn't like what Luther was doing.
The Jesuits were one of the major spearheads of the Counter-Reformation.
He was one of the original Jesuits and one of the greatest missionaries of all time. He was invited to go to the East Indies by John III of Portugal.
A council that was located in Trent
Ended the Thirty Year’ War. It allowed rulers to determine whether their countries would be Catholic or Protestant. This is the beginning of freedom of religion in the United States.
Discovered the Americas.
Emphasized the importance of careful observations and detailed, accurate records. He charted the positions of more than 750 stars. This made evidence and facts important to