Bartolome de las Casas
Spanish Dominican that boldly defended the rights of America's native peoples.
Where French Catholic Missionaries came. It stretched from Quebec through the American Midwest and down to New Orleans in Louisiana
Proved the theory that the earth revolves around the sun.
Thirty Years War
A series of European wars that were partially a Catholic-Protestant religious conflict.
Emperor Joesph II
A Catholic Monarch that interfered with Church matters more even more than King Louis XIV.
A new age of science and reason that affected people of Europe and America. People showed faith as a weakness, childish and immature. Religion was an enemy of progress.
to proclaim the good news of Christ to people everywhere
Kings of queens who held all power above all people , even their religion choice
1st Bishop of Baltimore, which was the first Catholic Diocese in the United Sates. 1st Catholic College known today as Georgetown.
Spaniards founded this first settlement in Florida.
The idea that religious faith has no place in society, science or government.
The number of Christians throughout the Caribbean and the Americas in the 1600s
a document signed by the bishops of France in 1682 that enabled King Louis XIV to rule France as if he were more powerful than the pope
Goa and Japan
Areas where Francis Xavier baptized many people to become Catholic.
title was Lord Baltimore; founded Maryland as a haven for Catholics