Church History



Approx. 33 A.D

49 days after first day of Passover. When the Apostle received the holy spirit.

Jesus Resurrection

Approx. 200 AD

Christ died for our sin and opened the gates of heaven to all who follow the path to heaven.


Approx. 200 AD

Forty days after his rose from the dead he Ascended into heaven.

Edict of Milan


Let Christianity in the Roman Empire.

Council of Nicaea

325 AD

Christian Bishops convened in Bithynian a city of Nicaea. The council also rejected the teaching of Arius. The Council clarified the teaching of the church.

st. Jerome


Doctor of the church.

Council of Ephesus


Two separate persons in the incarnate Christ a divine person and a huan person. This is incorrect jesus is one divine person with two natures.

Council of Constantinople

381 AD

Council did not expect the teaching of the Macedonians. Macedonians denied the divinity of the Holy Spirit.

Saint Brigid of Kildare life

451 AD - 525 AD

Born in Faughart, Dundalk Ireland.
Died in Kildare Ireland

Council of Chalcedon


Jesus has only one nature which is a combination of his divine nature and human nature.

Second Council of Constantinople


Gregory The Great


He was a doctor of the church and was born in Rome.

Thomas Aquinas

1225 - 1274

Born in Roccasecca Italy
Died in Pirerno Italy

Great Schism

1378 - 1967

When 3 different men all claimed to be the Pope.

Protestant Reformation

1517 - 1648

When Protestant Religions can along. For example Martain Luther took some idea from the Catholic religion to form Luthern religion.

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Catholic church most important ecumenical council

Mother Elizabeth Ann seton

1774 - 1821

The First US born saint to be Canonized

Bishop John Neumann

1811 - 1860

Bishop of Phadolpiah. Founder of catholic school system.

First Vatican council


convented by Pope pius

Papacy of Pope John II the Great

1978 - 2005

Papacy of Pope Francis


He is currently are Pope now.