Ep 48 Is the Reformation Over
 

Lineage Journey / September 18, 2019

The reformation was not a singular event or fixed date, but rather a progression of ideas and beliefs …

 
Ep 47 Mary Jones & World Missions
 

Lineage Journey / September 17, 2019

16 year old Mary Jones saved her pennies and walked barefoot 28 miles through the desolate Welsh countryside to buy a Bible.

 
Ep 46 John Wesley & George Whitfield
 

Lineage Journey / September 16, 2019

John Wesley and George Whitfield would have a huge impact on Christianity throughout the world.

 
Ep 45 The Origins of Methodism
 

Lineage Journey / September 15, 2019

Today the Methodist church spans the globe, yet its birth was unintentional and its roots go back to a Bible study group at Oxford University.

 
Ep 44 Marie Durant- Righteous Resistence
 

Lineage Journey / September 14, 2019

Marie Durand spent 38 years in prison with her only crime being her Protestant faith.

 
Ep 43 The Waldenses - Massacre at Castelluzzo
 

Lineage Journey / September 13, 2019

Casteluzzo towers over the valley and town of Torre Pelice as a constant reminder of the persecution that the Waldenses have been through.

 
Ep 42 Martin Luther - The Protest Is Not Over
 

Lineage Journey / September 12, 2019

Martin Luther’s protest 500 years ago has been debated at length. Is it still valid?

 
Ep 41 The Mayflower
 

Lineage Journey / September 11, 2019

The Mayflower ship sailed from England to America in 1620 and would change history forever.

 
Ep 40 The Gunpowder Plot
 

Lineage Journey / September 10, 2019

In 1605 there would be another attempt to forcibly remove the King of England, though this time the chosen method was to blow up the Houses of Parliament.

 
Ep 39 The Spanish Armada
 

Lineage Journey / September 09, 2019

The Spanish Armada was one of the largest fleets ever assembled and yet they never accomplished what they set out to do.

 
Ep 38 Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre
 

Lineage Journey / September 08, 2019

One of the saddest and most gruesome events to occur in the 16th century was without doubt the St Bartholomew's Day massacre.

 
Ep 37 Thomas Cranmer- Cowardice And Courage
 

Lineage Journey / September 07, 2019

Thomas Cranmer would go from a peaceful life at Cambridge University to being the Archbishop of Canterbury, then a prisoner in the Tower of London…

 
Ep 36 Ridley And Latimer Light A Candle
 

Lineage Journey / September 06, 2019

During the reign of Mary Tudor, over 260 Protestants were put to death in England, earning her the title, Bloody Mary.'

 
Ep 35 The Waldensians Meet the Reformation
 

Lineage Journey / September 05, 2019

After being isolated for many years, in the 16th century the Waldenses would meet with the leaders of the reformation.

 
Ep 34 John Knox- Showdown At Holyrood
 

Lineage Journey / September 04, 2019

Mary Queen of Scots had a fearsome reputation, causing many a strong man to wilt in her presence, but this was not true of John Knox.

 
Ep 33 John Knox- Scotland's Greatest Reformer
 

Lineage Journey / September 03, 2019

John Knox started his ministry as a two handed sword carrier to protext George Wishart, but after his death he picked up the mantle

 
Ep 32 George Wishart- Scotland's Forgotten Forerunner
 

Lineage Journey / September 02, 2019

George Wishart lived just 33 years yet he made a significant impact on Scotland through his Godly life and powerful preaching

 
Ep 31 William Tyndale
 

Lineage Journey / September 01, 2019

Voted as the 26th top Briton of all time on a BBC poll, William Tyndale sits comfortably amongst the most significant reformers.

 
Ep 30 Scandinavian Reformation
 

Lineage Journey / August 31, 2019

The Reformation swept across Europe in the 16th century, creating strongholds in Germany, Switzerland, England and Scotland leaving a trail of conflict and martyrdom in its wake…

 
Ep 29 Geneva- International Hub of Reform
 

Lineage Journey / August 30, 2019

It would seem that nearly everyone who made a significant impact in the 16th century reformation passed through Geneva.

 
Ep 28 John Calvin- The Work in Geneva
 

Lineage Journey / August 29, 2019

Geneva would become almost a Protestant version of Rome. Many reformers would pass through this city in the 16th century from all over Europe …

 
Ep 27 Placards and Protest In France
 

Lineage Journey / August 28, 2019

In their desire to see the Reformation advanced in France, some decisions were made that ultimately proved extremely costly.

 
Ep 26 John Calvin- Early Years In France
 

Lineage Journey / August 27, 2019

Though his greatest work would occur in Switzerland, John Calvin began his life near Paris.

 
Ep 25 Martin Luther- Protest of the Princes
 

Lineage Journey / August 26, 2019

The name ‘Protestant’ dates back to a meeting in the town of Speyer, Germany and 8 Princes protested against the abuse of power…

 
Ep 24 Martin Luther- Captured to A Castle
 

Lineage Journey / August 25, 2019

Whilst on his way home from the Diet of Worms, Luther was 'captured' and taken to Wartburg Castle.

 
Ep 23 Martin Luther- Here I Stand
 

Lineage Journey / August 24, 2019

Despite his relatively young age and lack of experience, Martin Luther was not swayed by pressure or opinion.

 
Ep 22 Martin Luther- The Papal Bull
 

Lineage Journey / August 23, 2019

Martin Luther was not left to live his life in peace but encountered repeated opposition and trial.

 
Ep 21 Martin Luther- The 95 Theses
 

Lineage Journey / August 22, 2019

Aside from the Bible, perhaps the single most significant document written by someone is the 95 Thesis by Martin Luther.

 
Ep 20 Ulrich Zwingli- The Swiss Reformation
 

Lineage Journey / August 21, 2019

Zwingli did for Switzerland what Luther did for Germany - spearheading reform, standing for truth and calling people back to the Bible.

 
Ep 19 Martin Luther- The Just Shall Live By Faith
 

Lineage Journey / August 20, 2019

Early in his ministry Luther would embark on a trip that would change his life forever.

 
Ep 18 Martin Luther- Discovering The Word
 

Lineage Journey / August 19, 2019

Medieval Europe in the 15th century was ripe for change. A man was born in Germany into a humble home…

 
Ep 17 The Press Behind the Reformation
 

Lineage Journey / August 18, 2019

Every several hundred years an invention comes along that revolutionises society, fundamentally changing some aspect of our lives.

 
Ep 16 John Wycliffe- Worldwide Witness
 

Lineage Journey / August 17, 2019

John Wycliffe died in 1384 but he was not destined to rest in the grave.

 
Ep 15 Bohemian Reformation - Hussite Wars
 

Lineage Journey / August 16, 2019

It was hoped by some that the death of Huss and Jerome would signal an end to the work in Bohemia but this was not to be the case.

 
Ep 14 Bohemian Reformation - Burned for Their Faith
 

Lineage Journey / August 15, 2019

Burned for their faith, Huss and Jerome approached the stake as if they were attending a wedding not a martyrdom.

 
Ep 13 Bohemian Reformation - Trial of Huss & Jerome
 

Lineage Journey / August 14, 2019

In 1415 the Council of Constance convened to settle the papal schism and deal with 'heresies' that were arising. Two men from Bohemia would find themselves there.

 
Ep 12 Bohemian Reformation - Huss & Jerome
 

Lineage Journey / August 13, 2019

The small region of Bohemia, located in modern day Czech Republic, was home to two mighty heroes of the reformation

 
Ep 11 John Wycliffe- The Morning Star
 

Lineage Journey / August 12, 2019

John Wycliffe - Morning Star of the Reformation, lived over 600 years ago, yet his legacy lives on.

 
Ep 10 Magna Carta- The Foundation of Freedom
 

Lineage Journey / August 11, 2019

The Magna Carta is one of the most important documents in history, yet many have never heard of it or read it in full.

 
Ep 9 The Albigensian Massacre
 

Lineage Journey / August 10, 2019

Pope Innocent III was anything but innocent. During his reign, numerous groups were persecuted at the start of the 13th century,…

 
Ep 8 The Waldenses - Lux Lucet In Tenebris
 

Lineage Journey / August 09, 2019

Hunted and persecuted they often had to retreat into the bowels of the earth and worship God

 
Ep 7 The Waldenses - A Mission Movement
 

Lineage Journey / August 08, 2019

Deep in the valleys this sturdy people lived and worked, but they were not hermits.

 
Ep 6 Waldenses - People of the Valleys
 

Lineage Journey / August 07, 2019

The Church in the Wilderness of Revelation 12:6,14 is perhaps best illustrated by the experience of the Waldensians.

 
Ep 5 Dinooth & Columbanus
 

Lineage Journey / August 06, 2019

This week we travel from Iona to Wales where another training school was established and then we follow one of their missionaries as

 
Ep 4 The Tide Turns
 

Lineage Journey / August 04, 2019

Crucial decisions would be made during the Whitby Synod in 664 A.D. that would affect the future of Christianity

 
Ep 3 Holy Island & Aidan
 

Lineage Journey / August 03, 2019

Lindisfarne, also known as the Holy Island, situated on the north Coast of England would be the base of mission operations in England in the 7th century.

 
Ep 2 Scotlands Braveheart
 

Lineage Journey / August 02, 2019

From a small, barren and windswept island a great impact would be felt far and wide.

 
Ep 1 Compromise & Controversy
 

Lineage Journey / August 01, 2019

We begin our journey with an event that changed the Christian landscape immeasurably - the conversion of Constantine.