SSWH9 The student will analyze change and continuity in the Renaissance and Reformationd. Analyze the impact of the Protestant Reformation; include the ideas of Martin Luther and John Calvin.
e. Describe the Counter Reformation at the Council of Trent and the role of the Jesuits.
37) JOURNAL ENTRY, “Luther Leads the Reformation”
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The Protestant Reformation was the 16th-century religious, political, intellectual and cultural upheaval that splintered Catholic Europe, setting in place the structures and beliefs that would define the continent in the modern era.
The Reformation was a culmination of events and circumstances, both here and abroad, which led to a seismic shift in the religious framework of this country. So what exactly happened, and what lasting impact did the Reformation have?
The Council of Trent played an important part in determining the outcome of the Counter-Reformation. Along with the part played by the Jesuits and certain individuals, the Council of Trent was a central feature of the Counter-Reformation.
Enrichment Activity (worth +10 Exam Points)
1) Open and read the 95 theses rap document and read the lyrics.
2) Pick out four lines of the song (they do not have to be consecutive) and explain their historical significance.
3) Write a response explaining the historical significance. Length should be 1-2 pages.