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Canon law (Catholic Church): Quiz


Question 1: This is in contrast to the adversarial form of proceeding found in the ________ system of English and U.S.
Civil law (legal system)Reception statuteCommon lawSharia

Question 2: Some ecclesiastical officials are required to have the doctorate (________) or at least the licentiate (JCL) in canon law in order to fulfill their functions: judicial vicars (c.
Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum)Doctor of Canon LawDoctor of both lawsAcademic degree

Question 3: In 1959, ________ announced, together with his intention to call the Second Vatican Council, that the Code would be completely revised.
Pope John XXIIIPope John Paul IIPope Paul VIPope John Paul I

Question 4: Much of the jurisprudential style was adapted from the Roman Law ________.
History of the Eastern Roman EmpireByzantine EmpireCorpus Juris CivilisIndex of Byzantine Empire-related articles

Question 5: In the succeeding decades, some parts of the 1917 Code were retouched, especially under ________.
Pope Pius XIIPope Benedict XVIPope Paul VIPope John Paul II

Question 6: Canon Law, the ________ of the Holy Roman Church, is a fully developed legal system, with all the necessary elements: courts, lawyers, judges, a fully articulated legal code and principles of legal interpretation.
Canon law (Catholic Church)Roman lawCanon lawNatural law

Question 7: (Juris Canonici Doctor, ________).
Doctor of Canon LawPontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum)Doctor of both lawsAcademic degree

Question 8: In 1582 a compilation was made of the Decreta, Extra, the Sext, the Clementines and the Extravagantes (that is, the decretals of the popes from Pope John XXII to ________).
Pope Nicholas VPope Alexander VIPope Eugene IVPope Sixtus IV


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