Protestant Reformation
The Protestant Reformation - Part 1.
English Reformation
The English Reformation was a series of events in 16th-century England by which the Church of England broke away from the authority of the Pope and the Catholic Church.These events were, in part, asso...
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Protestant Reformation
The Protestant Reformation, often referred to simply as the Reformation, was the schism within Western Christianity initiated by Martin Luther, John Calvin, Huldrych Zwingli and other early Protestant...
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Puritan
The Puritans were a group of English Protestants in the 16th and 17th centuries, including, but not limited to, English Calvinists. Puritanism in this sense was founded by John Calvin from the clergy ...
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1561 celestial phenomenon over Nuremberg
The 1561 celestial phenomenon over Nuremberg was a mass sighting of celestial phenomena or unidentified flying objects (UFO) above Nuremberg, Germany. The phenomenon has been interpreted by some moder...
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Swiss Brethren
The Swiss Brethren are a branch of Anabaptism that started in Zürich, spread to nearby cities and towns, and then was exported to neighboring countries. Today's Swiss Mennonite Conference can be trace...
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Articles of Leith
The Articles of Leith were the terms of truce drawn up between the Protestant Lords of the Congregation and Mary of Guise, Regent of Scotland and signed on 25 July 1559. This negotiation was a step in...
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Diet of Regensburg (1541)
The Colloquy of Regensburg, historically called the Colloquy of Ratisbon, was a conference held at Regensburg (Ratisbon) in 1541, during the Protestant Reformation, which marks the culmination of atte...
Dutch Reformed Church
The Dutch Reformed Church (in Dutch: Nederlandse Hervormde Kerk or NHK) was a Reformed Christian denomination in the Netherlands. It developed during the Protestant Reformation. It was founded in the ...
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Synod of Emden
The Synod of Emden was a gathering of 29 exiled Calvinist Church leaders (Ministers and Authors) who were to become the founders of the Dutch Reformed Church. Held in Emden, Germany on 4 October 1571,...
Haberberg Church
Haberberg Church (German: Haberberger Kirche) or Holy Trinity Church (German: St. Trinitatis-Kirche) was a Protestant church in the Haberberg quarter of Königsberg, Germany. Its 18th century R...
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English Martyrs
The term English Martyrs is applied to two groups of people executed by either side of the English Reformation:The term may also refer to the following schools and churches:
Elizabethan Strangers
The Elizabethan Strangers, often referred to as just the Strangers, were a group of Protestant refugees seeking political asylum from the Catholic Low Countries, who settled in and around Norwich. The...
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oldenburg
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oldenburg (German: Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Oldenburg) is a Protestant church in the German state of Lower Saxony. The seat of the church leaders is in Olde...
John Huntingdon (preacher)
John Huntingdon (fl. 16th. century) was an English Protestant preacher.Huntingdon was a client of Mary Fitzroy. He was one of London's most popular and most effective preachers.
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Schlosskirche (Königsberg)
The Schlosskirche or Schloßkirche (German for "castle church" or "palace church") was a Protestant church within Königsberg Castle in Königsberg, Germany.
Construction of the Lutheran chapel along...
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George Acworth (divine)
George Acworth LL.D. (1534 – 1578?) was an English Protestant divine and civil lawyer of the 16th century.
Acworth was educated at Peterhouse, Cambridge. During the reign of Queen Mary, he t...
Siege of Leith
The Siege of Leith ended a twelve-year encampment of French troops at Leith, the port near Edinburgh, Scotland. The French troops arrived by invitation in 1548 and left in 1560 after an English force ...
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