Essays Tagged: "Protestant"

The Churches of Christ: A Comparative Essay

lical Synod of North America, and The Reformed Church in the United States. These churches had firm Protestant roots in England, Germany, Sweden, and the United States, totaling over 49 years in their ...

(3 pages) 87 0 4.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The roles that religion played on the early society of north america.

as based around religion in the beginning of it time to present.America was formed through thirteen Protestant British Colonies. The reasoning behind the protestant colonies started in England with Ki ... 98 theses on to the doors of the church and started a branch of Christianity called Lutheranism or Protestantism. After the Protestant branch was formed to get away from the king's rule on the church ...

(3 pages) 135 0 3.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

30 Years War

ly Roman Empire and eventually most of Europe. The basis of the war began as a conflict between the Protestants and Roman Catholics and their different views concerning how the corrupt Roman Catholic ... sh Period, Swedish Period, and the French Period.The 30 years war began in Bohemia in 1618 when the Protestant nobility refused to recognize Ferdinand II, the heir to the throne of the Holy Roman Empi ...

(3 pages) 71 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Discuss the causes of the Dutch revolt against Spain. What were the consequences for the emerging power of England?

ellious feelings on both political and religious grounds--as the majority of the Netherlanders were Protestant and Phillip and his Spaniards were emphatically Catholic. In 1566, a "league" was formed ... all conflicts that waged in Europe at the time, the matter of religion was again at stake. England, Protestant itself, was already in conflict with Spain, and the foundation of plans to eradicate Quee ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This is a brief discription of the German Unification

ans to unify, Austria (a German state) wanted things to stay the same, and the northern states were Protestant and looked up to Prussia while the southern states were Catholic and looked up to Austria ...

(2 pages) 57 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Apostolic Christian Faith

l at night to avoid being arrested ( He married, but because he did not belong to the Protestant State Church the officials did not recognize his marriage as legitimate. His wife was thr ...

(11 pages) 172 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Short essay concerning the flag of Ireland. OBS: English as a foreign language

hich was a symbol for the Irish nationalism from 1798 until the start of the twentieth century. The protestants are represented by the orange colour, this colour has represented them since the battle ... ously it wasn't to honour this defeat that the colour was chosen, but instead in recognition of the protestant "minority" in Ireland. The white part of the flag symbolise the hope of peace between the ...

(2 pages) 40 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Brief History of King Charles (1600-1649)

es was crowned king on March 27th 1635, after the death of his father. Although most of England was Protestant at the time, he married catholic Henrietta Maria. Although there were religious problems ... , he married catholic Henrietta Maria. Although there were religious problems between Catholics and Protestants, it would be trouble with parliament that would eventually kill him. Charles had inherit ...

(1 pages) 36 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Evils of Christianity Is Christianity Good or Bad

s in the process. Christians continuously fight among themselves, Baptist against Catholics against Protestant, etc. They can't seem to agree on whose Christian faith is the right one when in actualit ...

(3 pages) 192 8 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Erasmus vs Luther; Discourse on Free Will.

eir diverging philosophies have been interpreted as being the basic difference between Catholic and Protestant positions regarding free will. This debate offers two very conflicting views, although bo ... oth parties acknowledge the foreknowledge of God, but Luther proclaims that God willed it. Thus the Protestant faith grew on the principles of predestination and the absolute belief that the scripture ...

(4 pages) 101 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Adolph EiIchmann, a Jewish boy who lived through the holocaust.

ANNAdolph Eichmann was born in Cologne, Germany on March 19, 1906, and was raised in a middle-class protestant household.. After his mother's death he and his family moved to Linz Austria. As a boy li ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Francois Marie Arouet (Voltaire).

law studies, he forced him to move from Paris to Holland. At Holland, Voltaire fell in love with a Protestant woman, but Voltaire's father was against her religion and forced Voltaire to return home ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Alexander Pope.

shrunken form."Because of the proscribed religion to which he belonged he was barred from England's Protestant Universities. He was taught by priests until the age of 12, when his father retired; afte ...

(11 pages) 120 2 3.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Paraguay; facts about the country; I included photos,and a map.

ed in Paraguay.About ninety percent of Paraguans are Roman Catholic. The rest of the population are Protestant.Paraguay's natural resources are hydroelectric sites and forests. Parguay's agriculture i ...

(1 pages) 39 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Concise, persuasive essay on the topic of teaching religion in schools.

eligious classes: C.R.I. ([Roman] Catholic Religious Instruction), M.R.E. (having to do mainly with Protestant instruction) and Morals which discusses moral issues outside common religious matters suc ...

(2 pages) 97 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Short 3 page paper on Flannery O'Connor's "Revelation."

Flannery O'Connor, a Catholic novelist in the Protestant South, was greatly influenced by her religion and it is apparent in her works. Some of he ...

(5 pages) 133 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Father James Dixon Bibliography (Short).

Ireland among the 560 Irishmen so punished after the 1798 Rebellion of the United Irishmen, a joint Protestant and Catholic uprising led by the Ulsterman Wolfe Tone and inspired by the French Revoluti ... cision". A priest of Ferns diocese, he was not the stuff of rebels, and was friendly with the local Protestant gentry and clergy.Protestant and Catholic friends attest that Dixon played no part in the ...

(3 pages) 25 1 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Duel for North America 1608-1763 chap. 6 of American Pageant. find out about the edict of Nantes, The Seven years war,find out about braddock and other generals!

63* Difficulties w/colonizing as a result of rel. wars during the 1500s between the RCC and Protestant Huguenots i.e. St. Bartholomew's Day massacre* Edict of Nantes: grants limited to ... nots i.e. St. Bartholomew's Day massacre* Edict of Nantes: grants limited toleration to Fr. ProtestantsWar ceases* 1608 Quebec est. by Fr. Lead by Samuel de Champlain "father of New Fr ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"The Ulster Unionist Party was primarily responsible for the development of sectarian politics in Northern Ireland between 1921 and 1972". Do you agree?

and would in view of the Westminster government prevent civil war between Catholic Nationalists and Protestant Unionists. The Nationalists made it clear they sought independence from Britain having lo ... much rioting and strikes against British rule. The Unionists on the other hand were overwhelmingly Protestant and as a minority in a united Ireland felt threatened. They had seen the threat of the na ...

(11 pages) 80 1 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Reform Movement in the United States sought to expand democratic ideals." Assess the validity of this statement with specific references to the years 1825 to 1850.

The protestant revival movement that began in the 1790s in New England caused reforms in America. Betwee ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History