Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation (Council of Trent (Affirmation…
Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation
Council of Trent
Affirmation of Catholic Doctrine
Reformation of Church Practice
Sources of Authority, Scripture the foundation of catholic Doctrine, Tradition Respect for Precedent, Magisterium 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.
The Council of Trent was the most important movement of the Catholic Counter-Reformation, the Catholic Church’s first significant reply to the growing Protestants Reformation.
In Catholic theology, an indulgence is a remission of temporal punishment due to sin, the guilt of which has been forgiven.
In Catholic theology, purgatory is a place or condition of temporal punishment for those who denied yet were not free from “venial” sins (a lesser sin that does not result in a complete separation from God and eternal damnation in hell).
Lectures and Objectives
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
The baroque art, music, and architecture style was adopted by the Catholic Church to bring out the strong emotions of the
Baroque and the Counter Reformation
Corruption selling indugences
Simplicity-Get back to the roots of the Catholic Faith
Jesuits and Ignatius Loyola
Ignatius of Loyola is the founder
Ignatius of Loyola was a knight.
Ignatius of Loyola believed in spiritual warfare
Emphasis on Personal Piety
Believed that education is important.
St/ Teresa pf Avila Monastic Reformer, Theologian, and Mystic.