Episode 22: Martin Luther - The Papal Bull
CHRISTIAN HISTORY - LINEAGE (Series 1) • 4m 58s
Pope Leo X ordered Martin Luther to renounce 41 of his 95 Theses and to stop preaching about them in his sermons. If Luther didn't stop the Pope warned Luther would be excommunicated from the Church. Luther responded to the Pope by burning the papal bull publicly. The fight to the death begins!
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