Homework . R-9 due tomorrow Test on the Renaissance / Reformation Thursday. 20 m ultiple choice and full essay . Review sheet available on the website. . Aim: What was the Catholic response to the Protestant Reformation?. Begin the Counter-Reformation Led by reformer Pope: Paul III.
R-9 due tomorrow
Test on the Renaissance / Reformation Thursday. 20 multiple choice and full essay. Review sheet available on the website.
Begin the Counter-Reformation
Led by reformer Pope: Paul III
Pope as head of the church
Belief that Bible and religious law may only be interpreted by the Pope.
Latin Bible as the only one which may be used.
- Still need faith and good works for salvation
Sale of indulgences and Churchoffices prohibited
Higher educational standards for the clergy
More disciplineover clergy
Sermons may sometimes be preached in people’s languages
A religious court to hold secret trials, using torture to determine who are heretics (disbelievers). Some heretics will be burned at the stake.
Do you believe that this is an effective tool in achieving the goals of the counter-reformation?
Which other groups would be persecuted as nonbelievers besides Protestants?
Those books which could not be published, sold, or distributed because they might conflict with the teachings of the Catholic Church.
Which books would this include?
These clergymen, called Jesuits would have the
job of winning back converts by:
Setting up schools
Going out as missionaries in Asia, Africa and the New World
Acting as advisors to nobles and princes
Of all the tools and methods used by the Roman Catholic Church during the Counter-Reformation, which do you predict would be the most effective?