Presentation on theme: "The spread of Christian Ideas Pages Questions 1-6"— Presentation transcript:
1 The spread of Christian Ideas Pages 358-364 Questions 1-6 Chapter 10 Section 3The spread of Christian IdeasPages Questions 1-6
2 1. What are icons, and why was their use controversial? Icons were images of Jesus, Mary, and the Saints. Some Byzantines thought they were more like Idols than Icons. Icons are images and Idols are worshipped.
3 2. What roles did monks and nuns play in Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Life Monks and Nuns ran hospitals, schools, aided the poor, preserves Greek and Roman writings and acted as missionaries.
4 3. The Causes that led to the schism between the Roman Catholic and the Eastern Orthodox Churches. Cause: Byzantines did not accept the Pope’s ClaimsCause; each church sometimes refuses to help the other when one was attackedCause; They excommunicated each otherEffectThe Roman Catholic AndThe Eastern OrthodoxChurchesSplit
5 4. How did Cyril make the Christian message available to the Slavs? Cyril invented a new alphabet so the Slavs could read the bible in their own language.
6 5. What role did the Frankish King Charlemagne play in the schism between the Roman Catholic and the Eastern Orthodox Churches?The Pope gave Charlemagne the title of emperor and the Byzantines refuse to recognize him as emperor other than their own emperor.
7 6. Why do you think the Basilian and Benedictine Rules were put in place for monks These Basilian and Benedictine rules were put in place to make sure the monks and nuns lived a wholesome life with out temptation. By not allowing temptation in your life one will find enlightenment. These men and women were able to become important players in that day and age. In conclusion Monks and Nuns lives became extraordinary and by following the rules of living simply and with prayer they will be fulfilled .