Religion Quiz / Hidden Initials--Religious Leaders

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Name the famous religious leader whose initials are provided as missing letters in the clue

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Monk of Tibetan Bu*dhism with international politica* and religious influence
Holy Ro*an Empire friar who opposed the sa*e of Catholic indulgences which began the Reformation and a new church
Romano-Briti*h Christian missionary and *atron Saint of Ireland
For*er Egyptian Prince who became most important prophet in Judaism
Ancient Indian (c. 500 BC) ascetic and sa*e whose teachings are the *asis of Thailand's most practiced religion
Church of Sciento*ogy founde* and aut*or of Battlefield Earth
*hinese teacher c. 500 BC whose philosophy emphasized personal and governmental morality, justice and sincerity
Ancient Iranian prophet whose teachings developed into *oroastrianism
*ecame known as the Father of Mormon Pol*gamy despite predecessor with multiple wives
12*h century Arch*ishop of Canterbury who fought King Henry II, was assassinated by his men, and was canonized by the Pope
Korean religiou* leader, *edia *ogul, and founder of the Unification Church
Ir*nian Shia Muslim founded the Islamic Republic of Iran, but *nown primarily for his political activities
Southern Ba*tist Ministe* and host of television's The 700 Club
Indiana-born devotee of *osef Stalin who founded Peoples Temple and was sub*ect of TV movie based on mass murder/suicide
Former Archbisho* of Buenos Aires *ollowed the resignation of Benedict XVI
Ma*or figure in Protestant Reformation who embra*ed predesination and is seen as Father of Congregational, Reformed, and Presbyterian Churches
English s*atesman who was beheaded for treason after refusing to acknowledge King Henry VIII's annul*ent to Catherine of Aragon
*eader of the Nation of Islam and A*rican-American activist
*oined with brother Charles and colleague George *hitefield to found Methodism
Hinduis* devotee who created Transcendental *editation technique and studied in the Indian Himala*as
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