Lutheran deadline for conformity expires

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Historical Context Note

The previous September, the Diet of Augsburg had ordered all Lutherans to conform by 15th April 1531. Although this date had now arrived without the desired result, Emperor Charles V still baulks at taking action against them.
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Citation:
Editors. "Lutheran deadline for conformity expires". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14469, accessed 17 September 2014.]