Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation ( Council of Trent…
Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation
Lectures and Objectives
Newton's third law of Motion
Catholic Church responded
to the Protestant movement with the Counter Reformation.
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
Jesuits led by Ignatius Loyola
and emphasized education.
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
Affirmation of Catholic Doctrine
Scripture is the foundation of Catholic Doctrine.
Reformation of Church Practice.
Tradition respect for Precedent.
Magisterium is the teaching authority of Pope and Bishops.
Anathema is saying you cannot get to heaven without the divine grace through Jesus Christ.
Anathema is saying that Baptism is not necessary.
Jesuits and Ignatius Loyola
Ignatius Loyola is the founder.
Ignatius is a knight.
Ignatius believed that there was a fight between heaven and hell.
St. Louis University is a Jesuits school.
Emphasis on Personal Piety.
St. Teresa of Avila is a Monastic Reformer, Theologian, and Mystic.
Baroque and the Counter Reformation
Corruption you could have indulgences but you can't sell them.
Simplicity is get back to the roots of the Catholic Faith.
Bernini, Ecstasy of St. Teresa