The rulers of the Holy Roman Emperor meet at a sitting of the Diet
of Worms. The Protestant princes express dissatisfaction at the
terms of the general church council summoned by Pope Paul III.
However, Charles V refuses their calls for an independent,
permanent religious settlement for Germany.
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Editors. "Protestant demands are refused at the Diet of Worms". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14714, accessed 20 May 2018.]
- European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe