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Slavs
Cathedral Church of Christ
clergy
Hierarchy
Moscow
Christ
monasteries
priest
Bishop
Christianity
Religion
church
Russia

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Byzantine Empire Crossword

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Body of Roman civil law, collected and organized by Emperor Justinian Justinian Code
Church in Constantinople, built by Justinian, currently a mosque Hagia Sophia
A principal bishop in the eastern branch of Christianity Patriarch
A religious image used by eastern Christians Icon
A split between the eastern and western branches of Christianity Schism
An alphabet for the writing of Slavic languages Cyrillic
People from the forests north of the Black Sea. Ancestors of many eastern Europeans today Slavs
A landowning noble of Russia Boyars
Russian leader responsible for helping to spread Christianity in Russia Vladimer
Created new legal code in Russia, Vladimer's son Yaroslav
Challenge Mongol rule and took title of Czar Ivan III
Russian Emperor Czar
Turkish group who migrated to the Abbasid Empire, would later establish their own empire Seljuks
A prime minister in the Muslim kingdom or empire Vizier
Mongol leader, led the Mongols in the early 1200s Genghis Khan
A group of European invaders from present day Hungary Magyar

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Middle Ages Crossword

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covering of iron worn by knights armor
chuirch official who oversaw the work of priest bishop
a high official of the catholic church appointed by pope cardinal
where the lord and his knights lived castle
people of the middle ages believed it represented god's rules and teachings Catholic Church
qualities of a good knight, bravery,respect for women chivalry
an official of the church such as priest, bishop clergyman
expeditions sent by the pope to capture the holy land crusades
a period of several hundred years during the dark middle ages dark ages
large piece of land owned by a lord estate
the act of removing a persons membership from church excommunication
arrangement between lord, vassal,, and serf for ownership of land feudalism
land given for military service fief
holding beliefs that the church felt were wrong heresy
court to punish heretics inquisition
clowns before a lord to make them laugh jesters
contest between knights on horseback joust
person who rules a country during middle ages king
man of honor in the military knight
well to noble who owns an estate lord
large piece of land owned by a lord manor
fall of the roman empire in 476 and ended with modern period 1400 medieval period
same as medieval period middle ages
singers and musicians who entertained the lords minstrels
deep, wide, water-filled ditch surrounding a castle moat
building where monks lived monastery
man who gives up property to serve god monk
class of rich people, nobles or lords nobility
poor people who worked on manors peasants
head of the roman catholic church pope
clergyman of the christian church priest
very poor people who worked for lords serfs
contest or joust beetween two knights or two groups of knights tournament
wandering minstrels who wrote poems about the love of a beautiful lady of noble birth troubadours
noble who was given land by the lord in return for military service vassal

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Major World Religions Word Search

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Abraham
Bible
Brahmins
Buddhism
Christianity
Church
Cresent & Star
Cross
Four Vedas
Hinduism
Islam
Jesus
Judaism
Koran
Monks
Monotheistic
Mosque
Muhammad
Om
Polytheistic
Pope
Priest
Rabbi
Siddhartha Guatama
Star of David
Sutras
Symagogue
Temple
Torah
Wheel of Life

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Christianity Crossword Puzzle

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Largest Christian denomination Roman Catholicism
Leader of Catholicism The Pope
Vow Catholic priests take that make them different from other Christian priests Celibacy
Number of governing bodies of the Eastern Orthodox church Thirteen
Number of Holy Days observed by Roman Catholic church Six
Number of Holy Days observed by Eastern Orthodox Church Twelve
Considered by many Christian groups the most important city of their faith Jerusalem
Holy book of Christianity Bible
denomination of Christianity developed within the Greek-speaking eastern branch of the Roman-Byzantine Empire Eastern Orthodoxy
denomination founded over disagreements when Martin Luther posted his ninety-five theses outside a Catholic Church door in 1517 Protestantism
Founder of Christianity Jesus Christ
Sacrament typically celebrated more by Catholics than other branches of Christianity Eucharist

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Middle Ages Word Search

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papalstates
squire
page
knight
fief
vassal
feudalism
serfs
holydays
manors
charlemagne
martel
clerical
monasteries
sacraments
priests
clergy
pope
ostrogoths
byzantium
legacy
medieval

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Judaism & Christianity Crossword

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savior sent by god messiah
leader or teacher of new faith or movement apostle
an apostle who taught the gospel of the Christ to the first century world paul
person who suffers or dies for his/her beliefs martyr
saw himself as an "emperor of the Christian people" constantine
the body of people who conduct Christian services clergy
high-ranking church official with authority over a local area or diocese bishop
head of the Roman Catholic Church, in ancient Rome bishop of Rome who claimed authority over all other bishops pope
in the Rome and Byzantine empires highest church official in a major city patriarch
religious belief that is contrary to the official teachings of a church heresy
an early christian theologian and philosopher whose writings influenced the development of Western Christianity and philosopher augustine
believing in one od monotheistic
refers to 5 books of Moses orventire Jewish bible Torah
founded the religion now known as Judaism Abraham
a binding agreement God made with Abraham covenant
the greatest prophet, leader, and teacher that Judaism has ever known moses
six pointed star associated with Judaism today David
a wealthy and wise King of Israel and a son of David Solomon
relating to a society of which men hold the greatest legal and moral authority patriarchal
a day of rest and spiritual enrichment sabbath
spiritual leader who interprets God's will prophet
moral standards of behavior ethics
the spreading of Jews beyond their historic homeland diaspora

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Roman Catholic Church Crossword

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The western branch of the Christian Church became known as the Roman Catholic Church
Catholic comes from a Latin word meaning Universal
Their religious leaders are priests and Bishops
The pope claims authority over all Kings and Emperors
The pope has authority over all other Bishops
Services are conducted in Latin
Divorce isn't permitted
They use sacraments such as Baptism
They seek to convert people
Priests aren't allowed to marry
One of the three main branches of Christianity
Head of the Roman Catholic Church Pope

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The Church in the Middle Ages Crossword

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Head of the Catholic Church Pope
Where would you find the Pope Vatican
Bishops, monks, priests, nuns Clergy
A dirty soul goes here Hell
A clean soul goes here Heaven
The main church in the Middle Ages Catholic
The name of the present Pope Francis
You would find characters with horns here where it is hot Devils
You would find these characters here, it is a happy place Angels
The church helped the poor Charity
Monks wrote and printed books for learning Education
A person who did not agree with the Catholic Church Protestant
Another world religion Islam
The name of the period 1500-1700 Middle Ages

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Medieval vocab crossword

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Germanic people from Gaul (modern day France and Switzerland) The Franks
religious communities built by the church for women (nuns) Convents
religious communities built by the church for men (monks) Monasteries
Empire begun by Charlemagne Holy Roman Empire
social structure in medieval Europe including lords, knights, vassals, serfs and sometimes a king. Feudalism
(in feudalism) the lord’s estate Manor
complex set of ideals or code by which medieval knights followed. Chivalry
worldly (involved in politics and other social matters) Secular
church tax Tithe
the office of the Pope The Papacy
Different ranks of Church leaders including priests, bishops, cardinals, and the Pope. Clergy
a ceremony in which kings and nobles appointed church officials Lay Investiture
everyday language used by different regions Vernacular
selling of church positions Simony
Church law Canon Law
important religious ceremonies Sacraments
anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle Heretic
A holy war launched by Pope Urban II to reclaim the Holy Land for Christians Crusade
group of advisors who acted like a court for the pope Papal Curia
Unified body of law in England formed by England’s royal judges Common Law
Legislative group in England originally comprised of two burgesses (citizens of wealth and property) from every borough and two knights from every county Parliament
Document drawn up by English nobles and approved by King John which guaranteed certain political rights for the people Magna Carta
Meeting of the three estates in France: 1st was the Church leaders, 2nd was the great lords, and the 3rd was the commoners Estates-General
people who are sent out to teach their religion Missionaries
an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
To exclude a person from church membership Excommunicated
a noble who served a lord of higher rank Vassal
land granted a vassal by his lord Fief
vassals or warriors in armor who on horseback Knights
peasants who could not the manor, own property, or marry without the lord’s approval Serfs
the practice of planting crops at different times and leaving some fields unplanted Crop rotation
groups of businesses made up of tanners, carpenters, bakers and craftspeople Guilds
religious beliefs that conflict with the Church teachings Heresy

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Judaism, Christianity, and Islam Crossword

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a push for Jews to have a homeland is Israel Zionism
Jewish house of worship Synagogue
food that is satisfies Jewish law Kosher
father and founder of Judaism Abraham
religious teacher of Judaism Rabbi
rules of morals that Jews must follow Ten Commandments/covenant
denomination that strictly follows the rules of Torah Orthodox
son of God Christ
Christian house of worship Church
day of worship for Christians Sunday
name of Christian calendar Gregorian
celebrates birth of Jesus Christ Christmas
he made Christianity official religion of Roman Empire Constantine
he made Christianity official religion of Roman Empire Bible
name of God in Islam Allah
founder of Islam Muhammad
believe that most qualified should be leader of Islam Sunnis
believe that Muhammad's nearest relative should be leader of Islam Shiites
celebrates the time that the Qu'ran was revealed to Muhammad Ramadan
declaration of faith, daily prayer, charitable giving, etc. Five Pillars
religious place of worship for Muslims Mosque

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