What: started a reform movement questioning the power of the pope/church
When: 1483 – 1500’s
Where: Germany - Worms
- Significance: posted the 95
- theses which marked the beginning of the reformation and never stepped down
- from what he said he believed. Luther
- was very educated, a monk and professor at the University of Wittenberg. His idea that salvation was through faith
- alone challenged what the church said.
- The beliefs he brought were accepted and still used today by Lutherans.