The Reformation of Martin Luther as the beginning of Modern times (Review conference on the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Martin Luther: 1517–2017)


The materials are considered world-historical significance of the Reformation, its role in the new and latest time. Analyzes the spiritual and historical background. We study the basic provisions of the Reformation, influenced subsequent scientific outlook, the formation of the modern world view and understanding of human rights. Reformation has expanded the scope of scientific and changed all the medieval world, was established the foundation for a New Era. Reformation is the boundary between the Middle and New centuries.