Catholic Quiz - December 2015

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Catholic Quiz - December 2015

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. Saint Francis Xavier (1506-1552), co-founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) with Saint Ignatius of Loyola, was part of a group of missionaries sent to Asia to preach the gospel. He was the first Catholic missionary to enter this Asian country.
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Malaysia

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      Vietnam

  • 2. 
    2. Saint Ambrose (340-397) was born to a noble Roman family, appointed governor of the district that contained Milan, and chosen as bishop of Milan by acclamation while trying to settle a dispute between Arians and Catholics over the choice of bishop. The homilies of this famous saint brought Ambrose to the faith. 
    • A. 

      Austin

    • B. 

      Augustine

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Francis

  • 3. 
    3. Pope Pius XII decreed Our Lady of Guadalupe to be "Patroness of all the Americas." Her feast day is celebrated Dec. 12, and the feast day of humble Saint Juan Diego, to whom she appeared in 1531, is celebrated on this day in December.
    • A. 

      Dec. 8

    • B. 

      Dec. 9

    • C. 

      Dec. 10

    • D. 

      Dec. 11

  • 4. 
    4. The Feast of the Holy Family is a celebration of Jesus, the Blessed Virgin Mary, and Saint Joseph as a family and model for all Christian families. The Feast of the Holy Family is celebrated on this Sunday during the Christmas octave. 
    • A. 

      On the Sunday between Christmas and New Year's Day

    • B. 

      On the Sunday following the Feast of the Epiphany

    • C. 

      On the Sunday following the Feast of the Immaculate Conception

    • D. 

      On the Sunday following the Feast of the Annunciation