Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation (Council of Trent (Affirms…
Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation
Lecture and objectives
The Council of Trent
(1545-1563) examined how the Catholic Church would reform for the better. It played a vital role in revitalizing the Roman Catholic Church in many parts of Europe.
The Catholic Church formed a new order called the
led by Ignatius Loyola and emphasized education.
The Catholic Church responded to the Protestant movement with the
baroque art, music, and architecture
style was adopted by the Catholic Church to bring out the strong emotions of the Christian faith.
Council of Trent
Lasted 18 years
Reformation of church practice
Affirms Catholic Doctrine
Scripture was the foundation of Catholic Doctrine
Magisterium is the teaching authority of pope and Bishops
You can not get to heaven by your own works
If any one shall say, that baptism is...not necessary unto salvation;let him be anathema
Was the most important movement of the Catholic counter reformation
The council affirmed the doctrine of purgatory
approved a plan to correct the errors to the Julian calender
Jesuits and Ignatius Loyola
Ignatius Loyola was a knight
Ignatius Loyola was the founder of the Society of Jesus
Loyola believed there was a spiritual war between heaven and hell
St. Teresa of Avila was a monastic reformer and a theologian
Baroque and the Counter Reformation
You can have an indulgence but you can't sell them
Bernini, Ecstasy of St. Teresa
Baroque is what Catholics wanted people to see when they walked in.