Who started the protest against the Catholic Church?
Martin Luther initiated the rebellion against the Church which is still going on.
the church leader's felt threatened because then the people who went to the catholic church would believe Galileo's theory, protest against the church and do the same as what martin luther did in the past which was to protest against the catholic church and preach his own believes to the people of rome.
Protestants are called protestants because they PROTESTED against the catholic church because Henry viii was catholic but he wanted a divorce but the catholics would not let him, so he started his own church( church of England) and they were called the protestants, also you can not be protestant and catholic.
Martin Luther is the person who led the protest against the Roman Catholic Church that resulted in the formation of the Protestant group. Catholic Answer First off, it's just Catholic, not Roman Catholic. Roman is an epithet first commonly used in England after the protestant revolt to describe the Catholic Church. It is never used by the official Catholic Church. Secondly, there have been innumerable people who have protested against the Catholic Church in the…