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From Trent to Vatican IIHistorical and Theological Investigations$
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Raymond F. Bulman and Frederick J. Parrella

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780195178067

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2006

DOI: 10.1093/0195178068.001.0001

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A Marriage Made in America: Trent and the Baroque

A Marriage Made in America: Trent and the Baroque

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(p.39) 3 A Marriage Made in America: Trent and the Baroque
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From Trent to Vatican II
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Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0195178068.003.0003

This chapter explores the impact of Trent in Latin America, post-Tridentine thinking about American Catholicism, and the Catholic baroque. Trent's decrees assumed a new function as the blueprints for Christianity in the Americas, linking Church order in Spain's colonies with the institutionalization of the faith for millions of believers. Trent became a constituent element of Latin America's sociohistorical identity.

Keywords:   Council of Trent, Latin America, Tridentine reforms, Americas, Catholicism, Catholic baroque

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