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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Bill Carrigan describe Padre Pio after meeting him?
2. In Chapter 18, why did Maria Pyle's mother come to Italy?
3. What did Padre Pio say about San Giovanni Rotondo during World War II?
4. When did Maria Pyle decide to become one of Padre Pio's disciples?
5. How did Pellegrina die?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was the role of ecstatics/mysticals in the church? How did Padre Pio compare to these groups?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the way Padre Pio's siblings were used by the author to better define Padre Pio. Consider what was revealed during interactions between the siblings and the way that some were used to highlight their similarities and differences.
Essay Topic 3
Compare the rural settings to the urban settings in this book. Consider how the settings affected religious beliefs, actions, and Padre Pio as a person.
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