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Showing Grade 7, Unit 9, The Protestant Reformation
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Erasmus

http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0817548.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is a brief encyclopedia description of the life and contributions of Renaissance humanist Desiderius Erasmus showing the relationship of the Renaissance humanist thinking to the Protestant Reformation Standards 7.9.2

Comments: This is a brief introductory entry from Infoplease

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1110

European Religious Persecution

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/religion/rel01.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Here a primary documents from the Library of Congress showing the 17th century relgious persecution that led many people migrate to America for religious freedom. Here are resources on the execution of Mennonites, the execution and persecution of Jesuits in Scotland and England, the expulsion of Lutherans from Salzburg, the persecution of Huguenots by Catholics and of Catholics by Huguenots. The last section of the site deals with the American colonies that were established as Bible Commonwealths. Standard 7.9.4

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 514

Instructions to Conquistadors: Franco de los Cobos - 1517

http://smith2.sewanee.edu/courses/391/DocsEarlySouth/1517-FrancodelosCobos.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: On Easter Sunday of 1528, Panphilo de Narvaez, who had landed in Florida near present-day Tampa, claimed the land for Spain and the holy Catholic Church using this proclamation. De los Cobos' instructions are interesting because of the absolute confidence they exhibit in extending the claims of the Church to the lands of the Indians and because they so completely reflect the background of European theology and politics that serve as the context and reference point for American religion through the Colonial period. Standard 7.9.4, 7.9.6, and 7.11.1

Comments: This primary source makes clear the role of religion in world history.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1739

John Calvin, Theologian

http://justus.anglican.org/resources/bio/168.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This page is a brief biography of John Calvin. Standard 7.9.2

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1826

Map - Religious Division of Europe

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/map16rel.gif

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Ths is a single map but an exptremely important one to understand the religious divisions and wars in Europe in the late 16th century. Standard 7.9.4

Comments: This map may be projected or is printable with a color printer.

Resource Type: Maps.

Resource ID: 2053

Martin Luther Picture

http://www.mun.ca/rels/hrollmann/reform/pics/people/luthmin3.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is a nice woodcut picture of Martin Luther. He looks very different from the standard picture in the textbooks. Standard 7.9.2

Comments: This is a 41K file.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2110

Martin Luther: Address to the Christian Nobility of the German Nation (1520)

http://history.hanover.edu/texts/luthad.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: In this excerpt from his speech to German nobles, Martin Luther describes what he thinks is wrong with and must be reformed in the Catholic Church of the 1500s. Standard 7.9.2

Comments: This site was developed by the Hanover Historical Texts Project.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2111

Ninety-five Theses

http://www.iclnet.org/pub/resources/text/wittenberg/luther/web/ninetyfive.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is an English translation of Martin Luther's famous document. It is called "Disputation of Doctor Martin Luther on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences." Notice at the beginning that Luther is calling for a debate, either in persn or by letter. Little did he know what and impact these words would have. Standard 7.9.2

Comments: This is not easy reading, but it is one of the most important documents of the Reformation. A list of vocabulary words will be very helpful to provide readers but for the serious student look here for a fuller explanaton of Luther's dieas http://www-personal.ksu.edu/~lyman/english233/sg-95ths.htm

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2319

St. Ignatius Loyola: Spiritual Exercises

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/source/loyola-spirex.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Here are 18 rules or precepts for a moral life put forth by Loyola during the Counter Reformation. Many of the opinions of Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuit Order, are in this document setting out rules for the order and for the Christian life. Note, as you read, what issues brought up by the Protestant Reformation he is protesting or countering. Standard 7.9.5

Comments: For a primary source this is fairly easy going.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2830

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