Purpose of Conrolling Statement In this paper I am going to show how the Protestant Church came to be. I will explain Martin Luther, and John Calvin's response to the growing problems in the Catholic Church, and how they sought to change tthem. Thesis The reformation was a huge turning point in history that all occured due to a few men who saw a problem, and sought to change it.
German priest and professor who studied theology and saw problems within the early Catholic church. He wrote several works of literature including "On Christian Liberty" which ends in a letter to the Pope. And such letters like "The Ninety Five Thesis" which pointed out 95 things wrong with the christian church.
Calvin was another big name within the reformation process. He is the founder of the Calvinistic belief system. He was a huge founder in the Presbyterian church.
There were several problems with the early catholic church according to many. With such problems as indulgences for sin, the rise of outraged Catholics pushed towards a dramatic change
Ninety Five thesis was written by Martin Luther, and was his analysis on the catholic church. It was basically his "95 things wrong with the catholic church"