Church History MidTerm
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Who is the Haitian hairdresser who showed extreme forgiveness to his owners and helped the poor?
How many miracles are required to become a saint?
Who is the Irishman alcoholic whose cause for sainthood is pending?
Why did the Irish women say Matt Talbot couldnt become a saint?
he looks like one of us, poor
The second step demonstrates this person lived a life of goodness called what?
When did local control over saint making cease?
There are four steps in the canonization process. The first step involves having the cause accepted by Rome. What do we call a person in this stage?
Servant of God
In this second step what do we call the person?
When one miracle is authenticated what do we call this person?
When two miracles are authenticated what do we all this person?
What is the usual waiting period before a cause is accepted by Rome?
What group of scholars has researched the life of each saint since the 17th century?
Who is the founder of the catholic Worker movement who had an abortion as a young woman? She is under consideration for sainthood?
In 2000 years the church has canonized over how many saints?
Name the priest who was assassinated while celebrating Mass and was seen as too political by many in the church. His cause for sainthood is on hold.
Arch Bishop Oscar Romero
What is a sign of Gods divine presence on Earth?
When Mary appears to people what do we call it?
What is special about Bernadette Soubirous?
She saw mary
Who accused her of lying?
How many times did Mary appear to her?
What sign did Mary give to Bernadette?
A fresh water spring
Where did this happen?
Who met Mary on his way to Mass?
What did she want built?
What did the Bishop ask for ?
What was the supernatural sign?
Pick Roses in the winter
What was on his cloak?
A women radiating red light
Who rose form her coffin on the day of her funeral?
Christina the astonishing
What monk was a first thought an idiot?
Joseph of Cupertino
What was special about Joseph?
he could fly
What is the name given someone who knows God through actual personal experience?
Who wrote his spiritual autobiography form prison>
John of the Cross
Dawn of the Night
What did we call the phenomena of the wounds of Christ on a person?
Who was the first stigmatist?
Name the famous stigmatist who did battle with demons?
Who saw her own heart being branded with the sounds of Christ?
What was Brother Andre known for?
A cure is not the same as a miracle
True or False
How many people have claimed to be cured at Lourdes?
How many documented cures?
How many miracles have been approved by Church authorities at Lourdes?
Who was St. Christopher the Patron Saint of?
who was the first Christian hermit who became a monk?
Anthony of Egypt
How old was Anthony when he first went out to the desert?
With whom did he do battle?
Demons and Devils
What was his spiritual quest?
Subdue the body so the soul could rise to God
What does the Greek word Monos mean?
What is asceticism?
denial of self pleasures
when he was in his 60's Anthony founded the first Christian what?
When he died at the age of _________ where was he buried?
105, In a secret place
What was the gift of the desert Fathers to Christianity?
Wisdom and moderation
Who loved on the top of a pillar for almost 40 years?
How high was the pillar?
What did he ask his helper to put back into his wounds when they fell out?
Name a great sinner who became a well known saint?
Where did he go to seek his fortune?
Who said "Lord make me chaste but not just yet"?
When he was about 30 he had an experience that changed his life. He heard a child singing what?
Take up and Read
What did he read?
What did he write in defense of Christians?
City of God
Name his autobiography
What is the one institution that did not collapse with the Roman Emipre?
Who said "A well-fed well rested monk was far more useful to the Church than an emaciated monk?
What did Benedict see monastic life as?
The word abbot come form the Aramaic work Abba that means what?
What is the Benedictine motto "ora et labora" mean?
Prayer and work
What did Benedict write for his monks?
Who heard a voice say, "Go and rebuild my church"?
What group of monks were released from the monastery and into the world?
What Benedict stored Francis
Who had a fondness of animals?
Where does Francis see God's presence?
At the age of 44 Francis was the first known person to receive what?
What is that?
Bleeding of hands, feet, side
Who resisted all the temptations arranged by his family to become a Dominican monk?
What was his nickname in school?
Thomas believed that God wanted all people to be
Name the one area where women could be free from traditional roles?
Who had visions at 6 and refused marriage at 13?
Cathryn of Sienna
What did she wear for penance?
belt of nails
What is a mystic?
one who communicates directly with God
When she was in her late 20s whom did she advise?
what did she die of at the age of 33?
Who reformed the Carmelite Order?
With what mystic did she meet and enjoy discussions?
John of the cross
In a cloistered order nuns and monks take a vow of what
Theresa said "God preserve us from stupid
After her death what fragrance did people experience?
Roses or other flowers
Who founded an order of scholars and missionaries?
Ignatius of Loyola
Name this order?
What happened to Father. John de Brebeuf?
he was martyred
All the saints had an irresistible desire to do what?