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September 1, 1522
Martin Luther publishes a response to King Henry VIII’s Defence of the Seven Sacraments.
September 8, 1845
Anglican priest John Henry Newman converts to Roman Catholicism. Newman had been a leading member of the Oxford Movement, which aimed to reform the Church of England and bring it back from liberalism to the high-church ideals of the 17th century.
September 24, 1867
Seventy-six bishops from across the Anglican Communion meet at Lambeth Palace for the first Lambeth Conference, now held every 10 years as an instrument of the worldwide communion.