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The Byzantine Empire and the Orthodox Church

Martin Hafer

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Justinian These people elect the Pope.
Cardinals Meaning to "classify" or "standardize"--in this case, it refers to LAWS.
False Up until the fall of the empire, this person appointed leaders in the Orthodox church.
Cyril This empress had been either an actress or prostitute--historians aren't sure which.
Iconoclasts A "split" within the church or any other group.
Constantine True or False--According to church doctrine, the Pope can be removed from office.
Mosaics These books are located between the Old and New Testaments and are not accepted by Protestant churches.
Turks Meaning "original" or "unchanging".
schism Leader of the Catholic church.
Crusades St. ________ converted the slavs and created a written alphabet so the Bible could be translated into their native languages.
Constantinople This group conquered the Byzantine Empire--changing its religion to Islam.
Pope A vow Catholic priests make to renounce sexual contact with all others.
Celebacy These pictures were made up of 1000s of little colored tiles.
Orthodox These people believed all religious symbols (such as paintings and statues) should be banned from churches.
Sophia The leader of a branch of the Orthodox church.
Patriarch Hagia ___________ was the central church building of the Eastern Empire--it was later converted to a mosque and is now a museum.
Apocrypha The emperor claimed to have seen a vision of the cross and was the first to make Christianity the official religion of his empire.
Annulment A church ruling that a marriage never officially occurred.
Emperor This doctrine states that the Pope cannot make a mistake when making proclamations.
Infallibility This Emperor BRIEFLY reunited the Eastern and Western Roman Empires in the 6th Century.
Codify During the ___________, a large army of Catholic soldiers sacked the Byzantine capital.
Theodora Byzantium was re-named this.

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