The Catholic University of America

 Courses taught by Nelson Minnich

HIST 527E and TRS 727E - Counter Reformation

A study of the efforts of the Roman Catholic Church to deal with the Protestant Reformation and other changes in society with particular attention to diplomatic and theological responses, religious colloquies, Council of Trent, enforcement of its decrees, index of forbidden books and inquisition, clerical education, controversialist theology, religious orders and spirituality, popular piety, missionary and uniate efforts, confessionalization, liturgical reforms, and religious art and music.