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Pope Agapetus I: Quiz


Question 1: Agapetus was born in ________, although his exact date of birth is unknown.

Question 2: King Theodahad of the Ostrogoths as a last resort, begged the aged pontiff to proceed on an embassy to ________, and use his personal influence to appease Emperor Justinian I following the death of Amalasuntha.
Byzantine EmpireHagia SophiaConstantinopleByzantine navy

Question 3: He accepted an appeal from Contumeliosus, Bishop of Riez, whom a council at Marseilles had condemned for immorality, and he ordered ________ to grant the accused a new trial before papal delegates.
Pope Gregory ICatholic ChurchPope Felix IVCaesarius of Arles

Question 4: He collaborated with Cassiodorus in founding at Rome a library of ecclesiastical authors in Greek and ________, and helped Cassiodorus with the project at Vivarium of translating the standard Greek philosophers into Latin.
Vulgar LatinOld LatinLatinRoman Empire

Question 5: The then occupant of the Byzantine patriarchal see was Anthimus I, who without the authority of the canons had left his episcopal see of Trebizond to join the crypto-Monophysites who, in conjunction with the Empress Theodora were then intriguing to undermine the authority of the ________.
First Council of EphesusCouncil of ChalcedonFirst Council of ConstantinopleFirst Council of Nicaea

Question 6: He was the son of Gordianus, a Roman ________ who had been slain during the riots in the days of Pope Symmachus.
Liturgical bookPriestLutheranismBishop

Question 7: Pope Saint Agapetus I (died 22 April 536) reigned as ________ from 535 to 536.
Catholic ChurchPope John Paul IIPope Benedict XVIPope


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