The Catholic Church Changes and Complaints. (Problems (Indulgences (Vocab…
The Catholic Church Changes and Complaints.
Clergy became corrupt as Noble families paid for bishoprics
Popes and Cardinals lived more like kings
Bishop-a senior member of the Christian clergy,
Bishopric-the office or rank of a bishop.
Cardinals-a leading dignitary of the Roman Catholic Church.
Temporal Power-the power of a bishop or cleric
Simony-the buying or selling of ecclesiastical privileges
Europeans believed they were the center of the world
Columbus and Magellan went exploring
Increase of wealth because of trade
Disruption of Class System
Clergy, Nobility, and peasants were the 3 classes
Riches gave them influence affected by power
Clergythe body of all people ordained for religious duties
Renaissance swept trough Europe
Ne w Cultural
Human intellect was a powerful force for change and improvement
Humanism an outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to human rather than divine or supernatural matters-
1378-1417 two popes claimed leadership
Problem Papal began
1417 papacy was reinstated
Papal-relating to a pope or to the papacy.
Schism-a split or division between strongly opposed sections or parties
Impeached- charge with treason or another crime against the state.
Raise Money to support itself
It was a document that offered release from punishment due to sins
The indulgence rebuilt the St. Peter's Basilica
Indulgence-a grant by the Pope of remission of the temporal punishment
Purgatory- a place or state of suffering inhabited by the souls of sinners who are expiating their sins before going to heaven.
Did the explores find anything weird?
Do Popes have the same amount of power like back then?
Who made the definition of Humanism
How did it effect the world?
Was there a greater amount of complaints or complains?