Kagan Chapter 11

Events

Pope Clement VI allows for sale of "letters of indulgence"

1343

Pope Sixtus IV extends indulgences to cover purgatory

1476

Luther attends the University of Erfurt

1501 - 1505

Luther enters the Order of the Hermits of St. Augustine in Erfurt

July 17 1505

Luther ordained

1507

Luther ventures to Rome

1510

Luther moves to Augustinian monastery in Wittenberg

1512

Proceeds of indulgences go to rebuild St. Peter's Basilica in Rome

1517

Luther posts 95 Theses

October 31, 1517

Luther publishes famous summary of economic grievances

1520

Pope Leo's bull condemns Luther for heresy

june 15 1520

Luther banned from authority

may 26 1521

Geneva successfully revolts against their prince-bishop

1525 - 1530

Diet of Vesteras

1527

First Swiss civil war at Kappel

June 1529

Second Swiss civil war at Kappel

October 1531

German city of Munster becomes Anabaptist

1534 - 1535

Calvin experienced the conversion to Protestantism

1534

Calvin experienced the conversion to Protestantism

May 1534

Calvin arrives in Geneva

July 1536

Geneva elects representatives who are fans of Calvin

1540

Imperial armies crush the Protestant Schmalkaldic

1547

Peace of Passau

August 1552

Servetus is captured and executed

1553

Peace of Augsburg

September 1555

People

Gerard Groote

1340 - 1384

Establisher of Modern Devotion

Pope Clement VI (reign)

1342 - 1352

Thomas à Kempis (death)

1471

Summarized Modern Devotion in book, "Imitation of Christ"

Pope Sixtus IV (reign)

1471 - 1484

Martin Luther

1483 - 1546

Ulrich Zwingli

1484 - 1531

Guillaume Farel

1489 - 1565

Menno Simons

1496 - 1561

Anabaptist leader and founder of Mennonites

Conrad Grebel

1498 - 1526

Originator of Anabaptism

Pope Julius II (reign)

1503 - 1513

Heinrich Bullinger

1504 - 1575

Leader of Swiss Reformation

Antoine Froment

1508 - 1581

John Calvin

1509 - 1564

Pope Leo X (reign)

1513 - 1521

Christian II (reign)

1513 - 1523

John Tetzel (death)

1519

Famous indulgence preacher who lit hand fire

Emperor Maximilian I (death)

January 12, 1519

Frederick I (reign)

1523 - 1533

Christian III (reign)

1536 - 1559