|What was the great schism of 1054? (aka East-West schism)
||the event that split the Christian church into eastern and western sects
|What was the significance of the schism and its results?
||it was the 1st definitive break in christian unity. Out of this break cam the western Roman Catholic church, and the Eastern Orthodox church.
|What was the differences between the Eastern (Orthodox) and the Western (Roman Catholic)
||West: Latin services; priests can't marry; forbid divorce; allowed use of icons. East: Greek services; priest can marry, divorce allowed in certain circumstances; outlawed use of icons.
|What was the deal breaker or final straw?
||to be expelled from a church and all the ceremonies associated with the faith (i.e. baptism, marriage, confession, last rite)
|What was born out of the break (split)?
||The Eastern Orthodox Church was born.
|What were some results of the split?
||Eastern Orthodoxy would dominate Eastern Europe in the form of Greek and Russian Orthodoxy; helps to explain differences between E & W Europe; split was nasty, led to crusades. Western knights sacked Constantinople & killed Orthodox Christians.