The Society of Jesus whose followers were called Jesuits

Medieval History

The Society of Jesus whose followers were called Jesuits, was set up by

  1. Erasmus
  2. Ignatius Loyola
  3. Ulrich Zwingli
  4. Martin Luther

Answer

Ignatius Loyola along with six others formed 'Company of Jesus' in 1534, which later came to be known as the society of Jesus. Jesuits work in education, intellectual research and cultural pursuits.

The correct option is B.