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Martin Luther Martin Luther was a man who was very intelligent educated and had a iron will He felt that people should focus on Christ and the truth from the bible He saw the Catholic Church as being corrupt because they tried to scare people into paying money in order to go to heaven That the selling of indulgences for sins was unjust he believed that it was like selling tickets to heaven In doing good would help with salvation The Catholic Church used many tools in order to control its people The Catholic Church believed that only men of the cloth could read and discover the meaning of the bible That salvation had to go directly through the church to get to god Luther didnt believed that you needed a priest to interpret the bible or to find salvation Personal relationships between god and his children existed He didnt believe that in order to love god you must go through the church he believed that god is in a part of you He believed individuals could talk to god at any moment that god is everything and everywhere around us God is the creator of all life he knows the fate of us all So technically we are all predestined to go to heaven or hell Luther saw how corrupt the church was and challenged their ideas I felt that Luther was the right man in the right place at the right time for a religious revolt At this time period the Renaissance was changing the way people saw life They were enjoying their life not worrying about going to heaven or hell With the Renaissance came technology advancements which facilited science education philosophy and mathimatics One of the greatest inventions of this time was the printing press The first book that would be copied would be the Bible The printing press took power away from the church and gave it to the
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