Assigned Text Reading:
pg 80-88: “faith alone”, indulgences, Council of Constance, Huss, 7 sacraments, Peace of Augsburg, predestination, politics and religion, Calvinism across Europe
pg 93-98: centralization of power of papacy, 7 sacraments, transubstantiation, celibacy, Latin, monasticism, pluralism, seminaries, indulgences, Jesuits, reforming Popes, missionaries
Further Study: How do the works of St. Augustine comply with Lutheranism and Calvinism?
Indulgences Today – NY Times article looks at the Roman Catholic Church practice of indulgences today.
Assigned Primary Sources:
95 Theses : In your group break up Luther’s Theses into thematic chapters and label them in a PPT presentation. Be ready to defend your reasoning.