The Jesuit Priests were powerful during the Reformation and the Counter-Reformation.

  1. Administrivia and Recap:

  1. Range of Options Open to Religious Women
    1. Nuns: Benedictine 1st; cloistered, choir nuns, lay sisters. Life for men, women essentially the same. Some areas even double monasteries, with abbess at head. Renewal movement 1000-1180, complaints of corruption, new forms of spirituality—very austere. Cistercians,