Peace of Augsburg
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  • Peace of Augsburg — The Peace of Augsburg was a treaty between Ferdinand I, who replaced his brother Charles V as Holy Roman Emperor, and the forces of the Schmalkaldic League, an alliance of Lutheran princes, on September 25, 1555, at the city of Augsburg in… …   Wikipedia

  • Peace of Westphalia — Treaties of Osnabrück and Münster Ratification of the Peace of Münster (Gerard ter Borch, Münster, 1648) Type Peace treaty …   Wikipedia

  • Augsburg, Peace of — Convention promulgated in 1555 by the Diet of the Holy Roman Empire, which provided the first permanent legal basis for the existence of Lutheranism in addition to Catholicism in Germany. The Diet determined that no member of the empire would… …   Universalium

  • Augsburg, Peace of —    By the mid 16th century, Lutheran leaders were firmly in control of Scandinavia and most of northern Germany. While the Catholic Holy Roman emperors had at times scored marked successes against Protestant strongholds, all their victories… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • Peace of Passau — Holy Roman Emperor Charles V had won a victory against Protestantism in the Schmalkaldic War of 1547. Many Protestant princes were unhappy with the religious terms of the Augsburg Interim imposed after this victory. In January 1552, led by… …   Wikipedia

  • Peace of Prague (1635) — The Peace of Prague of 30 May1635 was a treaty between the Holy Roman Emperor, Ferdinand II, and most of the Protestant states of the Empire. It effectively brought to an end the civil war aspect of the Thirty Years War (1618 1648); however, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Peace of Pressburg — The Peace of Pressburg refers to four peace treaties concluded in Pressburg (today Bratislava, Slovakia). The fourth Peace of Pressburg of 1805 during the Napoleonic Wars is the best known.FirstThe first Peace of Pressburg was signed on July 2,… …   Wikipedia

  • Augsburg, Peace of —  Аугсбургский мир …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Diet of Augsburg — Reading of the Confessio Augustana by Emperor Charles V at the Diet of Augsburg, 1530 The Diet of Augsburg were the meetings of the Imperial Diet (German: Reichstag) of the Holy Roman Empire in the German city of Augsburg. There were many such… …   Wikipedia

  • Prince-Bishopric of Augsburg — Infobox Former Country native name = Fürstbistum Augsburg conventional long name = Prince Bishopric of Augsburg common name = Augsburg continent = Europe region = Alps country = Germany era = Middle Ages status = Vassal empire = Holy Roman Empire …   Wikipedia

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