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Gregory XIII Quiz

Pope Gregory XIII

Pope Gregory XIII, portrait by Lavinia Fontana (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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

Gregory XIII Quiz Questions

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1. When was Ugo Buoncompagni born?
a) 7 January 1502
b) 12 April 1500
c) 9 September 1498
d) 14 December 1504

2. Where was Ugo Buoncompagni born?
a) Amiens
b) Bologna
c) Rocca Secca
d) Madrid

3. From which university did Ugo Buoncompagni graduate in civil and canon law?
a) University of Bologna
b) Sorbonne University
c) University of Padua
d) St. Thomas University

4. Of which diocese was Ugo Buoncompagni bishop?
a) London
b) Rochester
c) Viesti
d) Mantua

5. Where was Ugo Buoncompagni legate?
a) Mongolia
b) Iceland
c) Ecuador
d) Spain

6. When was Gregory XIII crowned pope?
a) 22 February 1570
b) 15 May 1572
c) 11 July 1574
d) 5 December 1571

7. Who were massacred on St. Bartholomew’s Day in 1572?
a) Anglicans
b) Lutherans
c) Huegenots
d) Quakers

8. For which reform Gregory XIII is well known?
a) Gregorian Chant
b) Gregorian Calendar
c) Gregorian Architecture
d) Gregorian Painting

9. Which date followed 4 October 1582 in Catholic countries?
a) 5 October 1582
b) 7 October 1582
c) 15 October 1582
d) 16 October 1582

10. When did Gregory XIII die?
a) 1 February 1586
b) 10 April 1585
c) 7 July 1589
d) 14 October 1587

Gregory XIII Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Ugo Buoncompagni born?
a) 7 January 1502

2. Where was Ugo Buoncompagni born?
b) Bologna

3. From which university did Ugo Buoncompagni graduate in civil and canon law?
a) University of Bologna

4. Of which diocese was Ugo Buoncompagni bishop?
c) Viesti

5. Where was Ugo Buoncompagni legate?
d) Spain

6. When was Gregory XIII crowned pope?
b) 15 May 1572

7. Who were massacred on St. Bartholomew’s Day in 1572?
c) Huegenots

8. For which reform Gregory XIII is well known?
b) Gregorian Calendar

9. Which date followed 4 October 1582 in Catholic countries?
c) 15 October 1582

10. When did Gregory XIII die?
b) 10 April 1585

St. Vincent Pallotti Quiz

1) When was St. Vincent Pallotti born?
a) 21 April 1795
b) 4 May 1790
c) 14 July 1789
d) 6 October 1786

2) Where was St. Vincent Pallotti born?
a) Vienna
b) Moscow
c) Warsaw
d) Rome

3) Where was St. Vincent Pallotti ordained a priest?
a) St. Peter’s Basilica
b) St. John Lateran Basilica
c) St. Paul Outside the Walls Basilica
d) St. Mary Major Basilica

4) At which university did St. Vincent Pallotti teach?
a) Gregorian
b) Urban
c) Sapienza
d) St. Thomas

5) Which society did St. Vincent Pallotti found?
a) Fabain Society
b) Society of Catholic Apostolate
c) Pilar Society
d) Salesian Society

6) Where did St. Vincent Pallotti die?
a) Rome
b) Milan
c) Venice
d) Genoa

7) Who of the following cardinals was a contemporary of St. Vincent Pallotti?
a) Alfredo Ottaviani
b) John Henry Newman
c) John Heenan
d) Jean Villot

8) What was the motto of St. Vincent Pallotti?
a) For the infinite glory of God
b) Saving mankind
c) In God We Trust
d) Faith, Hope, Love

9) When did St. Vincent Pallotti die?
a) 15 March 1864
b) 26 November 1862
c) 31 October 1856
d) 22 January 1850

10) When is the feast day of St. Vincent Pallotti?
a) 15 March
b) 1 February
c) 3 December
d) 22 January

St. Vincent Pallotti Quiz Answers

1) When was St. Vincent Pallotti born?
a) 21 April 1795

2) Where was St. Vincent Pallotti born?
d) Rome

3) Where was St. Vincent Pallotti ordained a priest?
b) St. John Lateran Basilica

4) At which university did St. Vincent Pallotti teach?
c) Sapienza

5) Which society did St. Vincent Pallotti found?
b) Society of Catholic Apostolate

6) Where did St. Vincent Pallotti die?
a) Rome

7) Who of the following cardinals was a contemporary of St. Vincent Pallotti?
b) John Henry Newman

8) What was the motto of St. Vincent Pallotti?
a) For the infinite glory of God

9) When did St. Vincent Pallotti die?
d) 22 January 1850

10) When is the feast day of St. Vincent Pallotti?
d) 22 January

St. Vincent Ferrer Quiz

1) Where was St. Vincent Ferrer born?
a) Avignon
b) Bordeaux
c) Valencia
d) Marseilles

2) Which order did St. Vincent Ferrer join?
a) Capuchin
b) Dominican
c) Franciscan
d) Carthusian

3) Where did St. Vincent Ferrer receive his doctorate?
a) Rome
b) Lerida
c) Paris
d) London

4) Which event took place during the time of St. Vincent Ferrer?
a) Great Schism
b) Eastern Schism
c) Reformation
d) Council of Ephesus

5) Who was the rabbi converted by St. Vincent Ferrer and later became a bishop?
a) Reginald Pole
b) John Fisher
c) Thomas Wolsey
d) Paul of Burgos

6) Who withdrew his allegiance to the Avignon Pope at the instance of St. Vincent Ferrer?
a) Henry VIII
b) Ferdinand of Aragon
c) Charles V of Spain
d) Victor Emmanuel of Italy

7) Where did St. Vincent Ferrer die?
a) Toulouse
b) Dublin
c) Belfast
d) Vannes

8) When did St. Vincent Ferrer die?
a) 5 April 1419
b) 15 March 1444
c) 26 November 1410
d) 31 October 1414

9) When is the feast day of St. Vincent Ferrer?
a) 15 March
b) 1 February
c) 3 December
d) 5 April

10) Who of the following have St. Vincent Ferrer as their patron?
a) Painters
b) Builders
c) Drivers
d) Musicians

St. Vincent Ferrer Quiz Answers

1) Where was St. Vincent Ferrer born?
c) Valencia

2) Which order did St. Vincent Ferrer join?
b) Dominican

3) Where did St. Vincent Ferrer receive his doctorate?
b) Lerida

4) Which event took place during the time of St. Vincent Ferrer?
a) Great Schism

5) Who was the rabbi converted by St. Vincent Ferrer and later became a bishop?
d) Paul of Burgos

6) Who withdrew his allegiance to the Avignon Pope at the instance of St. Vincent Ferrer?
b) Ferdinand of Aragon

7) Where did St. Vincent Ferrer die?
d) Vannes

8) When did St. Vincent Ferrer die?
a) 5 April 1419

9) When is the feast day of St. Vincent Ferrer?
d) 5 April

10) Who of the following have St. Vincent Ferrer as their patron?
b) Builders