Midwest Augustinian History: Trivia Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    The first Augustinian friar in the United States arrived in Philadelphia in which year?
    • A. 

      1794

    • B. 

      1812

    • C. 

      1865

    • D. 

      1974

  • 2. 
    The first Augustinian foundation in the United States west of the Allegheny Mountains was in which city?
    • A. 

      Detroit

    • B. 

      Chicago

    • C. 

      Omaha

    • D. 

      Tulsa

  • 3. 
    The Roman Catholic bishop who first invited the Augustinians to live and minister in the midwestern United States was:
    • A. 

      James Quigley

    • B. 

      John Carroll

    • C. 

      John Rosseter

    • D. 

      Matthew Carr

  • 4. 
    The first Augustinian friar to live and minister in the United States west of the Allegheny Mountains was:
    • A. 

      James F. Green

    • B. 

      Mark C, Brown

    • C. 

      Anthony W. White

    • D. 

      Robert T. Black

  • 5. 
    The first Augustinian friar in the United States west of the Allegheny Mountains arrived in the Midwest in which year?
    • A. 

      1776

    • B. 

      1905

    • C. 

      1941

    • D. 

      2006

  • 6. 
    The first Augustinian parish and school in the United States west of the Allegheny Mountains was named:
    • A. 

      Holy Redeemer

    • B. 

      St. Augustine

    • C. 

      St. Fulgentius

    • D. 

      St. Rita

  • 7. 
    The Augustinians of the Midwest were established in which year?
    • A. 

      1776

    • B. 

      1905

    • C. 

      1941

    • D. 

      1998

  • 8. 
    What is the name of the first elected Provincial (regional superior) of the Augustinians of the Midwest?
    • A. 

      William E. Lego

    • B. 

      David L. Brecht

    • C. 

      Charles J. Melchior

    • D. 

      Ruellen P. Fink

  • 9. 
    The Augustinians of the Midwest currently sponsor or have sponsored foreign missions in which countries?
    • A. 

      Algeria and Argentina

    • B. 

      Canada and Korea

    • C. 

      Viet Nam and Kenya

    • D. 

      Peru and Japan

  • 10. 
    Augustinian friar Daniel T. Turley, O.S.A. is:
    • A. 

      A biologist famous for his study of genetics

    • B. 

      The author of eight books about the Bible

    • C. 

      The Roman Catholic Bishop of Chulucanas

    • D. 

      A television news anchorperson in Lansing, Michigan

  • 11. 
    The Augustinians of the Midwest are also known as the Province of Our Mother of ________  ____________.