Catholic Quiz-november 2014

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Catholic Quiz-november 2014

Test your knowledge with the November edition of the Catholic Quiz.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. A member of a noble family and a nephew of Pope Pius IV, Saint Charles Borromeo (1538-1584) was made a cardinal at the age of 23 and assisted the pope in administering the affairs of the Holy See and in governing the Church. He was also appointed papal legate to numerous religious orders. Because of his responsibilities, he is known as the patron saint of:
    • A. 

      A. Popes

    • B. 

      B. Seminarians

    • C. 

      C. Religious orders

    • D. 

      D. Noble families

  • 2. 
    2. In 451, Saint Leo the Great, pope and doctor of the church, called an ecumenical council, the Council of Chalcedon, to resolve conflicting beliefs over whether Christ is one person with two natures, divine and human. "The Lord of the universe veiled his measureless majesty and took on a servant's form. The God who knew no suffering did not despise becoming a suffering man, and, deathless as he is, to be subject to the laws of death," he taught. The embodiment of Christ's divinity in humanity is known as:
    • A. 

      A. Immaculate Conception

    • B. 

      B. Christology

    • C. 

      C. Incarnation

    • D. 

      D. Majesty

  • 3. 
    3. Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini was born in Italy in 1850 and later became a U.S. citizen. She was the first U.S. citizen to be canonized. When she came to the United States as a missionary, she founded this order: 
    • A. 

      A. Missionary Sisters of St. Peter Claver

    • B. 

      B. Missionary Sisters of the Holy Spirit

    • C. 

      C. Missionary Sisters of St. Francis Xavier

    • D. 

      D. Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart

  • 4. 
    4. Daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and later the wife and widow of Duke Louis IV of Thuringia, Saint Elizabeth joined the Secular Franciscan Order in 1228. She founded a hospital in honor of Saint Francis and spent the last years of her short life caring for the poor and suffering. Because of her great compassion for the needy, she is the patroness of the Secular Franciscan Order and of:
    • A. 

      A. Catholic Charities

    • B. 

      B. Hospitals

    • C. 

      C. The poor

    • D. 

      D. Doctors