The Reign of Terror was a time in the French revolution during the 1790’s when the Revolutionaries cracked down on those who believed in a Counterrevolution. The Reign of Terror was not justified, because it got rid of the Catholic Church, violated many of the people’s rights, and killed many of their own people unjustly. The Reign of Terror was not just because it unjustly got rid of the Catholic Church. Around November of 1793 the revolutionary government of France closed all Christian Churches (Doc A). Also in 1793 there was a revolutionary campaign launched against the Catholic Church. Things like Sunday worship, Christmas, and Easter were all abolished (Doc C). Not only did they get rid of the Catholic Church, but they also mocked it and made fun of it. A church official in Auxerre, France commented how the representatives took a copper crucifix, held it upside down, offering passers-by to spit on it (Doc C). The French Revolutionary