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Benedict XV Quiz

Pope Benedict XV

Pope Benedict XV (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(Benedict XV is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.)

Benedict XV Quiz Questions

1) When was Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa born?
a) 4 April 1856
b) 31 May 1857
c) 6 June 1866
d) 21 November 1854

2) Where was Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa born?
a) Lausanne
b) Berne
c) Pegli
d) Ostia

3) Which society did Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa found in 1901 to spread the Gospels?
a) Bible Believers
b) The Pious Society of St. Jerome
c) Missionary Society of St. Francis Xavier
d) Society of the Divine Word

4) Of which archdiocese did Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa become archbishop in 1907?
a) Genoa
b) Milan
c) Paris
d) Bologna

5) When was Benedict XV elected pope?
a) 3 September 1914
b) 7 April 1915
c) 26 August 1918
d) 14 November 1919

6) Which war was going on when Benedict XV was elected pope?
a) Rose War
b) Vietnam War
c) World War I
d) World War II

7) By which encyclical did Benedict XV appeal for peace?
a) In Principio
b) Exsurge Domine
c) Ad Beatissimi Apostolorum
d) Pacem in Terris

8) Who included some points from Benedict XV’s plan to end the war in his 14 Points Peace deal?
a) Wilhem II
b) George V
c) Winston Churchill
d) Woodrow Wilson

9) By which encyclical did Benedict XV declare St. Ephrem the Syrian as a Doctor of the Universal Church?
a) Sacra Propediem
b) Principi Apolstolorum Petro
c) Spiritus Paraclitus
d) Sacrosanctum Concilium

10) When did Benedict XV die?
a) 3 June 1921
b) 7 March 1925
c) 22 January 1922
d) 14 February 1926

Benedict XV Quiz Questions with Answers

Pope Benedict XV's Coat of Arms

Pope Benedict XV’s Coat of Arms (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) When was Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa born?
d) 21 November 1854

2) Where was Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa born?
c) Pegli

3) Which society did Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa found in 1901 to spread the Gospels?
b) The Pious Society of St. Jerome

4) Of which archdiocese did Giacomo Giovanni Battista Della Chiesa become archbishop in 1907?
d) Bologna

5) When was Benedict XV elected pope?
a) 3 September 1914

6) Which war was going on when Benedict XV was elected pope?
c) World War I

7) By which encyclical did Benedict XV appeal for peace?
c) Ad Beatissimi Apostolorum

8) Who included some points from Benedict XV’s plan to end the war in his 14 Points Peace deal?
d) Woodrow Wilson

9) By which encyclical did Benedict XV declare St. Ephrem the Syrian as a Doctor of the Universal Church?
b) Principi Apolstolorum Petro

10) When did Benedict XV die?
c) 22 January 1922

John Paul I Quiz

Pope John Paul I Coat of Arms

Pope John Paul I Coat of Arms (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(John Paul I is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.)

John Paul I Quiz Questions

1) When was Albino Luciani born?
a) 6 January 1902
b) 26 December 1904
c) 17 October 1912
d) 14 September 1914

2) Where was Albino Luciani born?
a) Forno di Canale
b) Naples
c) Florence
d) Ostia

3) When did Albino Luciani become Patriarch of Venice?
a) 1969
b) 1965
c) 1964
d) 1966

4) When was Albino Luciani created cardinal?
a) 4 June 1971
b) 5 March 1973
c) 22 August 1965
d) 31 May 1970

5) When was Albino Luciani elected pope?
a) 25 November 1975
b) 16 October 1978
c) 26 August 1978
d) 19 March 1979

6) How many cardinals voted in the conclave that elected Albino Luciani pope?
a) 46
b) 111
c) 70
d) 120

7) Albino Luciani took the name John Paul I. Which tradition did he do away with?
a) Anointment
b) Coronation
c) Chariot ride
d) Elephant ride

8) When was John Paul I installed?
a) 1 December 1975
b) 22 October 1978
c) 3 September 1978
d) 25 March 1979

9) When did John Paul I die?
a) 18 May 1981
b) 25 October 1980
c) 28 September 1978
d) 28 December 1979

10) Which film insinuates that John Paul I was murdered by poisoning?
a) Terminator II
b) Rocky IV
c) Godfather III
d) Superman V

John Paul I Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was Albino Luciani born?
c) 17 October 1912

2) Where was Albino Luciani born?
a) Forno di Canale

3) When did Albino Luciani become Patriarch of Venice?
a) 1969

4) When was Albino Luciani created cardinal?
b) 5 March 1973

5) When was Albino Luciani elected pope?
c) 26 August 1978

6) How many cardinals voted in the conclave that elected Albino Luciani pope?
b) 111

7) Albino Luciani took the name John Paul I. Which tradition did he do away with?
b) Coronation

8) When was John Paul I installed?
c) 3 September 1978

9) When did John Paul I die?
c) 28 September 1978

10) Which film insinuates that John Paul I was murdered by poisoning?
c) Godfather III

Pius VIII Quiz

Pope Pius VIII

Pope Pius VIII (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(Pius VIII is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.)

Pius VIII Quiz Questions

1) When was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione born?
a) 7 April 1760
b) 3 October 1755
c) 20 November 1761
d) 31 January 1759

2) Where was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione born?
a) Cingoli
b) Kinnigoli
c) Berne
d) Mantua

3) Which school did Francesco Xaverio Castiglione attend at Osimo?
a) Capuchin
b) Diocesan
c) Jesuit
d) Norbertine

4) Which diocese was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione’s first as bishop?
a) Cesena
b) Frascati
c) Montalto
d) Ostia

5) To whom did Francesco Xaverio Castiglione refuse to take oath of allegiance and was arrested?
a) Czar of Russia
b) King of Italy
c) Kaiser of Germany
d) King of England

6) When was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione created cardinal?
a) 1822
b) 1816
c) 1824
d) 1814

7) When was Pius VIII elected pope?
a) 31 March 1829
b) 7 May 1828
c) 4 August 1826
d) 15 October 1824

8) When was Pius VIII crowned pope?
a) 14 May 1828
b) 5 April 1829
c) 9 August 1826
d) 21 October 1824

9) In 1830 Charles X fled France. Who succeeded him as King of France and recognized by Pius VIII?
a) Napoleon II
b) Napoleon III
c) Louis Phillipe
d) George V

10) When did Pius VIII die?
a) 9 July 1834
b) 7 March 1828
c) 4 September 1832
d) 1 December 1830

Pius VIII Quiz Questions with Answers

Pope Pius VIII's Coat of Arms

Pope Pius VIII’s Coat of Arms (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) When was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione born?
c) 20 November 1761

2) Where was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione born?
a) Cingoli

3) Which school did Francesco Xaverio Castiglione attend at Osimo?
c) Jesuit

4) Which diocese was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione’s first as bishop?
c) Montalto

5) To whom did Francesco Xaverio Castiglione refuse to take oath of allegiance and was arrested?
b) King of Italy

6) When was Francesco Xaverio Castiglione created cardinal?
b) 1816

7) When was Pius VIII elected pope?
a) 31 March 1829

8) When was Pius VIII crowned pope?
b) 5 April 1829

9) In 1830 Charles X fled France. Who succeeded him as King of France and recognized by Pius VIII?
c) Louis Phillipe

10) When did Pius VIII die?
d) 1 December 1830