Chapter 12 Section 4. The Spread of Protestantism and the Catholic Response. Objectives:. Explain the events leading to the Zwinglian Reformation Analyze the foundation of Calvinism and its spread throughout Europe. The Zwinglian Reformation.
The Spread of Protestantism and the Catholic Response
1. set up to oversee Genevans’ moral life and doctrinal purity
2. Operate as a court
3. Punish those who misbehave
By the mid 16th century, Calvinism had replaced Lutheranism as the most dynamic form of Protestantism.