After the Pope refused to allow King Henry VIII 's divorce, the King started a new church, dissolved Catholic monasteries and took over clerical properties, helping to usher in the English Reformation and the flourishing of Protestantism. history.com/news/henry-vi…
Martin Luther, the founder of Protestantism, advocated setting synagogues on fire and & destroying Jewish homes, so that these "envenomed worms" would be forced into labour or expelled "for all time". wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin…
The Ten Commandments of Judaism, Catholicism, and Protestantism are slightly different from each other. beliefnet.com/faiths/2007…
Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse, one of the major early German princes to support Protestantism, married a second wife using Martin Luther's opinion that it wasn't technically forbidden according to Scripture. This caused a scandal for the early Protestant movement. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phi…
, The State of Teutonic Order, founded by Catholic crusader knights, was also the first state to convert to Protestantism in 1525, during the reformation. prussianhistory.com/found…
The Waldensian sect is considered part of Protestantism despite dating from the 12th century. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wal…
Henry II of France was accidentally killed while jousting by the captain of his guard and absolved his killer of any blame on his deathbed. Shortly after the captain converted to Protestantism and actively fought against the french monarchy en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gab…
In 1568, the entire population of the Netherlands was condemned to death as heretics after converting from Catholicism to Protestantism reformation.org/heroic-ho…
Anglo-Saxon king Alfred the Great translated important works into English, from Latin, believing that these books were "most necessary for all men to know" making him an important figure of Early English Protestantism. historytoday.com/russ-fos…
Martin Luther, the father of Protestantism, said 'Reason is the Devil's harlot, who can do nought but slander and harm whatever God says and does.' books.google.co.uk/books?…
Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden spent his life fighting for Protestantism. His daughter, Christina, converted to Catholicism, abdicated the throne and moved to Rome, where she died at the age of 62. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gus…
October 31, 2017 will be the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther posting the 95 Theses, sparking the Protestant Reformation. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ref…
The New Testament Antichrist is not mentioned in Revelation and was not a single, demonic individual, but the moniker assigned to those that deny Christ. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ant…
Technically, the entire New World was split in 1494 between Portugal and Spain with papal authority, but no other European nation actually followed the treaty, rendering it completely moot. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tre…
If Kate Middleton were Catholic, Prince William would have to choose between her and the throne. cnn.com/2011/WORLD/europe…

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