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Pius XII Quiz

Pope Pius XII greets pilgrims

Picture taken during a general audience in St. Peter Basilica. Pope Pius XII greets pilgrims (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Pius XII Quiz Questions

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1) When was Pius XII elected pope?
a) 21 November 1938
b) 2 March 1939
c) 14 August 1940
d) 22 February 1942

2) There were 62 cardinals in the conclave that elected Pius XII pope. How many votes did Pius XII get?
a) 61
b) 62
c) 36
d) 43

3) What was the motto of Pius XII?
a) Semper Idem
b) Deus Caritas Est
c) Opus Justitiae Pax
d) Christus Regnus

4) Which significant event occurred on 3 September 1939?
a) Treaty of Versailles
b) End of World War I
c) French Revolution
d) Beginning of World War II

5) Which encyclical of Pius XII deals with Bible?
a) Divino Afflante Spiritu
b) Fidei Donum
c) Musicae Sacrae
d) Summi Pontificatus

6) Which encyclical of Pius XII deals with human origin?
a) Anni Sacri
b) Ad Caeli Reginam
c) Humani Generis
d) Doctor Mellifluus

7) Which dogma was defined by Pius XII on 1 November 1950?
a) Ascension of Jesus
b) Assumption of Mary
c) Coronation of Mary
d) Resurrection of Jesus

8) Pius XII created the first Indian cardinal. Who was he?
a) Lawrence Picachy
b) Valerian Gracias
c) Oswald Gracias
d) Joseph Parekattil

9) Which apostolic letter of Pius XII was about the Catholic Church in China?
a) Cupimis imprimis
b) Nosti profecto
c) Dum maerenti animo
d) Impensiore caritate

10) When did Pius XII die?
a) 4 July 1954
b) 9 October 1958
c) 6 May 1959
d) 12 April 1969

Pius XII Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was Pius XII elected pope?
b) 2 March 1939

2) There were 62 cardinals in the conclave that elected Pius XII pope. How many votes did Pius XII get?
a) 61

3) What was the motto of Pius XII?
c) Opus Justitiae Pax

4) Which significant event occurred on 3 September 1939?
d) Beginning of World War II

5) Which encyclical of Pius XII deals with Bible?
a) Divino Afflante Spiritu

6) Which encyclical of Pius XII deals with human origin?
c) Humani Generis

7) Which dogma was defined by Pius XII on 1 November 1950?
b) Assumption of Mary

8) Pius XII created the first Indian cardinal. Who was he?
b) Valerian Gracias

9) Which apostolic letter of Pius XII was about the Catholic Church in China?
a) Cupimis imprimis

10) When did Pius XII die?
b) 9 October 1958

St. Maria Goretti Quiz

St. Maria Goretti Quiz Questions

1. When was St. Maria Goretti born?
a) 15 January 1873
b) 20 April 1886
c) 28 September 1869
d) 16 October 1890

2. Where was St. Maria Goretti born?
a) Florence
b) Venice
c) Corinaldo
d) Padua

3. When was St. Maria Goretti confirmed?
a) 30 March 1893
b) 14 May 1894
c) 22 August 1895
d) 4 October 1896

4. When did St. Maria Goretti receive first communion?
a) 5 February 1894
b) 16 June 1901
c) 24 July 1899
d) 9 November 1898

5. Why was St. Maria Goretti stabbed?
a) Did not hand over money
b) Did not hand over gold
c) Resisted sexual advance
d) Witness to murder

6. When did St. Maria Goretti die?
a) 7 January 1904
b) 8 May 1912
c) 6 July 1902
d) 3 October 1908

7. Where did St. Maria Goretti die?
a) Nettuno
b) Viterbo
c) Turin
d) Perugia

8. Who beatified St. Maria Goretti?
a) Paul VI
b) John XXIII
c) Benedict XV
d) Pius XII

9. When was St. Maria Goretti canonized?
a) 3 February 1961
b) 24 June 1950
c) 12 August 1967
d) 4 December 1964

10. Who of the following have St. Maria Goretti as their patroness?
a) Detectives
b) Soldiers
c) Nurses
d) Modern Youth

St. Maria Goretti Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was St. Maria Goretti born?
d) 16 October 1890

2. Where was St. Maria Goretti born?
c) Corinaldo

3. When was St. Maria Goretti confirmed?
d) 4 October 1896

4. When did St. Maria Goretti receive first communion?
b) 16 June 1901

5. Why was St. Maria Goretti stabbed?
c) Resisted sexual advance

6. When did St. Maria Goretti die?
c) 6 July 1902

7. Where did St. Maria Goretti die?
a) Nettuno

8. Who beatified St. Maria Goretti?
d) Pius XII

9. When was St. Maria Goretti canonized?
b) 24 June 1950

10. Who of the following have St. Maria Goretti as their patroness?
d) Modern Youth