Church During The Renaissance

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Many things happened in the Renaissance such as there was a new idea for the arts and exploration. In the Renaissance many artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci and Michelangelo rose because of the contribution they had in the church and government. Michelangelo for example painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel thanks to the contribution of the wealthy, to the church. The church during the Renaissance changed a lot. Some of the change was due to the contribution of Erasmus, the son of a priest, who decided to translate the Bible from Greek into Latin. The translation of the bible was important because it impacted the depiction that the people had of the church. Instead of just viewing the images painted by Michelangelo on the ceiling of the

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