Stephen X Quiz

(Stephen X is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope. Stephen X was known as Stephen IX during the time when he was pope. On 23 March 752 a priest was elected pope who took the name Stephen II. He died on 25 March 752 without being...

Damasus II Quiz

(Damasus II is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 11. Of which diocese was Poppo bishop? Aberdeen Brixen Dublin ToulCorrect Answer: Brixen 12. What was Halinard, the choice of Romans to succeed Clement II? Archbishop of Milan...

Clement II Quiz

(Clement II is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 21. Where was Suidger born? Berlin Hornburg Venice LyonCorrect Answer: Hornburg 22. Of which diocese was Suidger bishop? Bamberg Palestrina Sabina AlbanoCorrect Answer: Bamberg 23....

Gregory VII Quiz

(Gregory VII is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 31. Whom did Hildebrand accompany into exile at Cologne? Benedict V Pius V Paul IV Gregory VICorrect Answer: Gregory VI 32. Who created Hildebrand cardinal? Urban II Leo IX John XXII...

Gregory VI Quiz

(Gregory VI is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 41. Who was Giovanni Graziano’s godson who became pope? Guglielmo Teofilatto Bruno HugoCorrect Answer: Teofilatto 42. Where was Giovanni Graziano archpriest? St. Pete’s St. Paul...

Benedict IX Quiz

(Benedict IX is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 51. Where was Teofilatto born? Rome Bologna Florence PisaCorrect Answer: Rome 52. To which family did Teofilatto belong? Colonna Medici Tusculani SantarelliCorrect Answer: Tusculani...

Benedict VIII Quiz

61. When was Benedict VIII pope? 1001-1010 987-999 1012-1024 1026-1028Correct Answer: 1012-1024 62. When was Benedict VIII elected pope? 11 January 987 17 May 1012 21 August 1001 12 October 1026Correct Answer: 17 May 1012 63. Which antipope opposed Benedict VIII?...

John XVIII Quiz

(John XVIII is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 71. Where was Giovanni Fasano born? Avignon Porto Rapagnano LisbonCorrect Answer: Rapagnano 72. What was Giovanni Fasano’s father? Butcher Priest Cook SailorCorrect Answer: Priest 73....

Sylvester II Quiz

(Sylvester II is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.) 81. When did Gerbert go to Spain? 950 967 954 960Correct Answer: 967 82. Who taught logic to Gerbert? Atto Arnulf Vladimir GerannCorrect Answer: Gerann 83. Who denounced Gerbert to...