Letter To Peter's Basilica

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In 1516, The Roman Catholic Church send a representent to Germany to collect money to rebuild St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome. A charity and good work was a way you can obtain the benefits of the salvation, justify by the church. Indulgency was a way the church collected from their people. But the church in Germany was against a such act, protesting the sale, attached in his letter a copy of Martin Luther theses. And in 1517 Luther nailed to the door of All Saints’ Church his 95 Theses.
His teaching brought controversy and challenged the Vatican’s authorities, that the Bible is the word of God and is the only way to you receive eternal life, not by actions, but is received only as a gift of God’s grace through faith in Jesus Christ has redeemed
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