Thermidor Fun Facts Day Nine: Did you know that there were two reigns of Terror?

According to historians of religion such as Nigel Aston, during the 1790s, “Most Frenchmen lost the public services of an ordained ministry for the first time since the conversion of the Franks in the 6th century A.D., and women took the lead in keeping Christianity alive when it was driven underground and persecuted during the two ‘reigns of Terror,’ those of 1792-94 and ____________.”*
When was the second reign of Terror?
a. 1799-1815
b. 1797-98
c. 1799-1804
d. 1794-1830

*Aston, Religion and Revolution in France, 1780-1804 (2000).

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