Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation (Objectives (The Council of…
Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation
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
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
Reformation of church practice
Sources of Authority- scripture, tradition, magisterium
scripture- the foundation of the catholic doctrine
tradition- respect for the precedent
Jesuits and Ignatius Loyola
They still did Infulgences but they didn't sell them
The founder is Ignatius of Loyola. He was a knight before he was a priest.
Seminaries are training priests and the quality of preists went up
He believed in spiritual warfare.
Baroque and the Counter Reformation
Barouqe means over the top and crazy. They wanted you to be awed by the beauty of these churches.
Them had an emphasis on personal piety
The revival of spirituality , the council of Trent, the society of Jesuits.