US Catholic History Quiz 2 ANSWERS

1. Four American dioceses were created in 1808, adding to the existing sees of Baltimore and New Orleans. How many of these four early dioceses can you name? Bardstown, KY; Boston; New York; and Philadelphia (Give yourself full credit if you could name at least two.)

2. This male Hawaian saint was canonized in 2009. St. Damien de Veuster (Damien of Molokai)

3. This Catholic native of New Orleans and Civil War general commanded the southern forces at the attack on Fort Sumter. P.G.T. Beauregard

4. Who was the first American to be made a cardinal? John McCloskey (Archbishop of New York, 1875)

5. The plenary councils of American bishops have always been held in which American city? Baltimore

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