Catholic Church and the Counter Reformation (Loyola and Jesuits (The…
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 baroque art, music, and architecture style was adopted by the Catholic Church to bring out the strong emotions of the Christian faith.
The Catholic Church formed a new order called the Jesuits led by Ignatius Loyola and emphasized education.
The Catholic Church responded to the Protestant movement with the Counter Reformation.
Baroque is the direct opposite of prodecence
They wanted you to feel god was there and they felt safe
Loyola and Jesuits
The Jesuits are fount by Ignatius loyola and becomes a converted knight before a priest
He believes in spiritual exercises Emphasis on Personal Piety
St. Teresa of Avila, Monastic Reformer, Theologian,
Council of Trent
Affirmation of catholic doctrine
1.The source of authority is 1-scripture, foundation of catholic doctrine 2-tradition, respect for precedent 3-Magisterium, Teaching Authority of Pope & Bishops
Anathema-"If any one shall say, that man may be justified before God by his own works, whether done through the strength of human nature, or through the teaching of the law, without the divine grace through Jesus Christ; let him be anathema."
The have a canon law (5) just pointed at Calvin
They also have an anathema for sacraments and baptism
Reformation of church practice
Increase the amount of priest
Seminarie schools for beginner priest