Council of Trent (1545-1563)

Council of Trent

Council of Trent (1545-1563)

A brief description of the Council of Trent, a response to the Protestant Reformation: By the 1540s, the Reformation was exploding in growth and influence. As a result, leaders in the Roman Catholic church gathered at the Council of Trent in 1545 to officially answer Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation. The council took 18 years to conclude.[1] At their twenty-fifth and final session on December 23, 1563, The Council… Read More »Council of Trent (1545-1563)