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Issued the Edict of Milan granting religious freedom in the Roman Empire
I am the present-day Pope of the Catholic Church
First religious order to originate in the U.S., founded by Elizabeth Ann Seton
I was a martyr and deacon. 'Flip me over, I'm done on this side' I said to my torturers.
I protected Rome from Attila the Hun and strengthened the role of the papacy by stating that each pope succeeds St. Peter rather than the previous pope.
I called the Council of Trent,
I called the First Crusade in 1096
I issued an encyclical called Rerum Novarum in 1891 that supported the rights of workers.
In the thirteenth century, I issued 'Unam Sanctam' stating that all rulers and humans are subjects to the pope, necessary for their salvation
I believed in predestination and set up a theocracy in Geneva, Switzerland.
I was the first U.S bishop.
I was the first full-blooded African American priest.
I was the most famous U.S Trappist monk. I lived in my Gethsemane monastery in Kentucky. I wrote extensively about the spiritual life. I said, “For me to be a saint means to be m
I worked with Italian immigrants and was the first foreign-born, U.S citizen saint.
I am a church father who wrote 'City of God' and 'Confessions
The buying and selling of church offices
First council of the Church in AD 50
I am the rock of the Church, the first pope
I am the Apostle to Gentiles
A church penalty that forbids the celebration of the sacraments in a particular region
Emperor who enforced Christianity in AD 380
Catholic doctrine of the real presence of Christ in the Eucharist
period in Church History when popes lived in Avignon for 70 years, not in Rome!
For 38 years the church had two men who claimed to be the rightful pope, at one point there were 3 popes!
This schism of the Church happened in 1054.
'And the Son' was added to the Nicene Creed
Founded the Order of Friars Minor; owned nothing, cared for the poor and the lepers.
Founded the Order of Preachers; his primary objective was to have his followers preach against heresy
Loved the world deeply as God’s beautiful creation. Referred to the sun as “Brother Sun” and the moon as “Sister Moon”.
I am the pope known for my Gregorian reforms, I fought lay investiture and simony fiercely
Saint Augustine embraced this heresy before his conversion
She wrote 'Showings', described Jesus as our Mother
Mystic who saw God in 'Negative Theology'
I convened Vatican II
I crowned Charlemagne Holy Roman Emperor in AD 800
I donated the Papal States to the Church
I am Charlemagne's grandfather
I defeated the Moorish forces at the Battle of Tours in 732
Doctrine of Infallibility was declared at this council
This Italian word means 'updating' and it describes a goal of Vatican II
He used to say this: 'when the coin in the coffer rings, a soul from purgatory springs'
In 1555 this agreement stated that the rulers of each state could select the religion of the state. Ended 30 year war.
The election of this pope marked the end of the Western (papal schism)
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