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Head of the Catholic Church Pope
Where would you find the Pope Vatican
Bishops, monks, priests, nuns Clergy
A dirty soul goes here Hell
A clean soul goes here Heaven
The main church in the Middle Ages Catholic
The name of the present Pope Francis
You would find characters with horns here where it is hot Devils
You would find these characters here, it is a happy place Angels
The church helped the poor Charity
Monks wrote and printed books for learning Education
A person who did not agree with the Catholic Church Protestant
Another world religion Islam
The name of the period 1500-1700 Middle Ages

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Middle Ages Crossword

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covering of iron worn by knights armor
chuirch official who oversaw the work of priest bishop
a high official of the catholic church appointed by pope cardinal
where the lord and his knights lived castle
people of the middle ages believed it represented god's rules and teachings Catholic Church
qualities of a good knight, bravery,respect for women chivalry
an official of the church such as priest, bishop clergyman
expeditions sent by the pope to capture the holy land crusades
a period of several hundred years during the dark middle ages dark ages
large piece of land owned by a lord estate
the act of removing a persons membership from church excommunication
arrangement between lord, vassal,, and serf for ownership of land feudalism
land given for military service fief
holding beliefs that the church felt were wrong heresy
court to punish heretics inquisition
clowns before a lord to make them laugh jesters
contest between knights on horseback joust
person who rules a country during middle ages king
man of honor in the military knight
well to noble who owns an estate lord
large piece of land owned by a lord manor
fall of the roman empire in 476 and ended with modern period 1400 medieval period
same as medieval period middle ages
singers and musicians who entertained the lords minstrels
deep, wide, water-filled ditch surrounding a castle moat
building where monks lived monastery
man who gives up property to serve god monk
class of rich people, nobles or lords nobility
poor people who worked on manors peasants
head of the roman catholic church pope
clergyman of the christian church priest
very poor people who worked for lords serfs
contest or joust beetween two knights or two groups of knights tournament
wandering minstrels who wrote poems about the love of a beautiful lady of noble birth troubadours
noble who was given land by the lord in return for military service vassal

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Protestant Reformation Crossword

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During the 1500's, there was a ______________ in response to the Roman Catholic church reformation
He nailed his 95 thesis on the Wittenberg door Martin Luther
Swiss Reformation leader Zwingli
City in Germany where the Protestant Reformation originated Wittenburg
Pardons from the Church for certain sins in exchange for money indulgences
A former nun who became the wife of Martin Luther in 1525 Katherina von Bora
One who holds beliefs or opinions contrary to the established doctrines of his religion heretic
Pope who excommunicated Martin Luther in 1520 Leo X
Calvin's doctrine that the salvation or damnation of men had been determined by God since the beginning of time predestination
French Reformation leader John Calvin
Many of the officials in the Roman Catholic church were __________ corrupt
Who is the Catholic clergyman who is attributed to saying "As soon as a coin in the coffer rings, a soul from purgatory springs." Tetzel
Luther's Hymn _ ________ ______ is popularly known as the "battle hymn of the Reformation." A Mighty Fortress
Luther and the other reformers became the first to skillfully use the power of the _____ _______ to give their ideas a wide audience. printing press
In 1521, Martin Luther was summoned before the ____ __ ____ and excommunicated. Diet of Worms
which language did Martin Luther translate the New Testament German
Martin Luther promised to become a monk when he feared for his like while caught in a terrible ______ thunderstorm
an early English reformer/translator who translated the bible in 1382 Wycliffe
The 5 _________ are 5 Latin phrases that emerged from the reformation solas
the latin phrase for "scripture alone" is Sola ______ scriptura

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The Middle Ages Word Search

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spiritual
calm
vocal
town
court
1450
450
clergy
priest
otherworldly
sacred
secular
religious music
nun
convent
gregorian chant
one thousand years
pope gregory
roman catholic church
hildegard of bengin
the middle ages

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The Reformation Crossword

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period of time where art and literature became more popular Renissance
began reformation and made the ninety- five theses Martin Luther
a movement which caused thousands of Roman Catholics to become Protestants Reformation
people who protested against certain church practices Protestants
to reduce or eliminate the punishment for sin indulgence
church officials clergy
officialy kicked out of the church excommunicated
goes against church teachings heretic
summarized the religious teachings of Martin Luther Augsbergconfession
Holy Roman Emporer, he declared war on Lutheran Kings CharlesV
Charles let each prince decide if he wanted Lutheran Princes peaceofaugsberg
made reforms in Switzerland. ended Catholic Mass, Confessions, and Indulgences UlrichZwingli
Disagreed with Luther's contention that an individual could work toward salvation through faith in God. JohnCalvin
Broke away from Catholic Church because he wanted a divorce and couldn't get one HenryVIII
respect for an individuals right to worship in his own way religioustoleration
period of reform that strengthened the Catholic Church counterreformation
an attitude that encouraged hard work and careful managment of money and materials, contributed to the growth of buisness and industry in Europe. protestantethic
a feeling of pride in ones country Nationalism
kidnapped the pope after the pope ordered the clergy not to pay taxes PhilipIV
69 years were popes remained under the control of French Kings BabylonianCaptivity

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The Middle Ages in Europe Crossword

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an empire referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire Byzantine Empire
was the capital city of the Roman Empire constantinople
was one of Byzantine Empire Justinian
the period of European history from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West middle ages
also known as Charles the Great charlemange
the dominant social system in medieval Europe feudalism
an appellation for a person or deity who has authority lord
a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch knights
an agricultural laborer bound under the feudal system to work on his lord's estate. serfs
a unit of land originally a feudal lordship consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants. manor
a unit of land, originally a feudal lordship, consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants. manor
the faith, practice, and church order of the Roman Catholic Church. catholicism
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church. pope
a medieval military expedition, one of a series made by Europeans to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries. crusades
is one of the towering figures in Western philosophy and theology thomas Aquinas
a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced King John to give his assent in June 1215 magna carta
the male head of a family or tribe patriarch
a member of the branch of the Goths who invaded the Roman Empire between the 3rd and 5th centuries visigoths
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants, often having considerable power. guilds
a poor farmer of low social status peasants

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Roman Catholic Church Crossword

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The western branch of the Christian Church became known as the Roman Catholic Church
Catholic comes from a Latin word meaning Universal
Their religious leaders are priests and Bishops
The pope claims authority over all Kings and Emperors
The pope has authority over all other Bishops
Services are conducted in Latin
Divorce isn't permitted
They use sacraments such as Baptism
They seek to convert people
Priests aren't allowed to marry
One of the three main branches of Christianity
Head of the Roman Catholic Church Pope

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Middle Ages Word Search

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papalstates
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page
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fief
vassal
feudalism
serfs
holydays
manors
charlemagne
martel
clerical
monasteries
sacraments
priests
clergy
pope
ostrogoths
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Medieval vocab crossword

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Germanic people from Gaul (modern day France and Switzerland) The Franks
religious communities built by the church for women (nuns) Convents
religious communities built by the church for men (monks) Monasteries
Empire begun by Charlemagne Holy Roman Empire
social structure in medieval Europe including lords, knights, vassals, serfs and sometimes a king. Feudalism
(in feudalism) the lord’s estate Manor
complex set of ideals or code by which medieval knights followed. Chivalry
worldly (involved in politics and other social matters) Secular
church tax Tithe
the office of the Pope The Papacy
Different ranks of Church leaders including priests, bishops, cardinals, and the Pope. Clergy
a ceremony in which kings and nobles appointed church officials Lay Investiture
everyday language used by different regions Vernacular
selling of church positions Simony
Church law Canon Law
important religious ceremonies Sacraments
anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle Heretic
A holy war launched by Pope Urban II to reclaim the Holy Land for Christians Crusade
group of advisors who acted like a court for the pope Papal Curia
Unified body of law in England formed by England’s royal judges Common Law
Legislative group in England originally comprised of two burgesses (citizens of wealth and property) from every borough and two knights from every county Parliament
Document drawn up by English nobles and approved by King John which guaranteed certain political rights for the people Magna Carta
Meeting of the three estates in France: 1st was the Church leaders, 2nd was the great lords, and the 3rd was the commoners Estates-General
people who are sent out to teach their religion Missionaries
an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
To exclude a person from church membership Excommunicated
a noble who served a lord of higher rank Vassal
land granted a vassal by his lord Fief
vassals or warriors in armor who on horseback Knights
peasants who could not the manor, own property, or marry without the lord’s approval Serfs
the practice of planting crops at different times and leaving some fields unplanted Crop rotation
groups of businesses made up of tanners, carpenters, bakers and craftspeople Guilds
religious beliefs that conflict with the Church teachings Heresy

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Medieval Vocab Puzzle Crossword

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An armed warrior Knight
A person of high rank by birth or title Lord
The economic and political system that developed in Europe during the middle ages Feudalism
A large estate including farmlands and villages held by a lord Manor
The belief that god gives a monarch the right to rule Divine right of kings
In feudalism, a person who works the land Peasant
A covering, usually made of metal or leather, worn to protect the body during fighting Armor
The Christian Church headed by the Pope in Rome Roman Catholic Church
A person belonging to a tribe or group that is considered uncivilized Barbarian
The Bishop of Rome, and supreme leader of the Catholic Church Pope
Land granted by a lord to a vassal in exchange for loyalty and service fief
A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ Christianity
A person who has taken a solemn vow to devote his life to prayer and service in a monastery Monk
A deep wide ditch often filled with water Moat
A ruler, such as a king or queen Monarch

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Medieval religions and beliefs Crossword

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This religion follows Judaism Jewish
A women living under the vows of poverty, chasity and obedience Nun
A man living under the vows of poverty , chasity and obedience Monk
a religion that follows Jesus christ Christianity
A public place to worship Jesus Christ or God Church
a religion who follows Muhummad Islam
A journey to a sacreal place Algramage
This person is the Head of the Roman Catholic Church Pope
This person is the lowest of the church Priest
This is n act considered to be bad in the eyes of God Sin
This rule makes you give one tenth of everything you grow to the church Tithe
Pope Urban 2nd promise that you would got straight to were?if you died fighting Heaven
The opposite of Heaven according to christianity Hell
This practice was used to adress God Praying
A follower of Islam is called a..... Muslim

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