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Explain What Was The Protestant Reformation

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What was the protestant reformation? The protestant reformation was the breakdown of the catholic church’s power, and during the reformation war broke out between the catholic and the protestants. Monarchs (they were the king and queens that ruled a country's and were born into it) wanted to keep control of the peasants that were revolting by raising the taxes to get a bigger army to keep control, but with the raise of the taxes the peasants just keeped revolting . It was a circle of chaos and of people revolting it was a vicious cycle. Some kings and queens ruled in an absolute monarchy which is when a king or queen who believed they had complete power and thought there was no limit to their power. some people believed in divine right
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