5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- William Shakespeare
- a Also known as the Society of Jesus; founded by Ignatius Loyola (1491-1556) as a teaching and missionary order to resist the spread of Protestantism.
- b during the Reformation, a Protestant group that believed in baptizing only those persons who were old enough to decide to be Christian and in separation of church and state.
- c the remission by the pope of the temporal punishment in purgatory that is still due for sins even after absolution
- d a member of a Protestant church founded on the teachings of Martin Luther
- e Greatest of Renaissance authors in Elizabethan England, he reflected ideals of Greek and Roman culture, and humanism. His comedies, tragedies, histories and sonnets were all written in the English vernacular.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1555 agreement declaring that the religion of each German state would be decided by its ruler
- The great period of rebirth in art, literature, and learning in the 14th-16th centuries, which marked the transition into the modern periods of European history
- worldly; not pertaining to church matters or religion; temporal
- a book by Sir Thomas More (1516) describing the perfect society on an imaginary island
- the belief that what happens in human life has already been determined by some higher power
5 True/False questions
Catholic Reformation → A 16th century movement in which the Roman Catholic Church sought to make changes in response to the Protestant Reformation
Calvinism → an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that focused on education and the classics
patron → person who financially supports the arts
vernacular → the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language)
humanism → an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that focused on education and the classics