How did the Catholic Church respond to the Protestant Reformation?
B. Jesuits: Catholic missionaries who travel throughout the world. They tried to convert people to Catholicism.
C. Catholics executed heretics, burned Protestant bibles/literature (inquisition)
2. Improved training of priests
3. Code of conduct for clergy
4. Stated only the pope/church should interpret the bible-services in Latin
B. Religious wars and persecution divided Europe
A. St. Bartholomew’s day massacre- 3,000 Protestants murdered
B. Religious unity in Europe ended, Northern Europe- Protestant, Southern Europe- Catholic