Type
Crossword
Description

Plans, organizes, and leads others ADMINISTRATION
Ability to distinguish between good and evil, right and wrong DISCERNMENT
Proclaims the Gospel of Salvation effectively to unbelievers EVANGELISM
Attribute to offer comfort, words of hope and encouragement EXHORTATION
Special conviction to be firmly persuaded of God's power and promises FAITH
Attribute to provide an open and warm welcome to those in need HOSPITALITY
Attribute given by God to understand the truths of God's Word KNOWLEDGE
Ability to direct people to accomplish goals according to God's purpose LEADERSHIP
Attribute to invest one's talents in the life and ministry of other members HELPS
Attribute to cheerfully and generously give of one's resources GIVING
To show exceptional empathy and compassion for those suffering MERCY
The gift God gives for leadership and spiritual care of believers SHEPHERD
Gift to sort through opinions and facts in making the best decisions WISDOM
Gift to explain and apply Biblical truths to effect spiritual growth in others TEACHING
The gift to proclaim God's Word clearly and boldly in a timely manner PROPHECY
The gift to identify, assist and support ministries within the Body SERVICE

Spiritual Gifts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

administration
believers
church
discernment
exhortation
faith
giving
God
healing
helps
Holy Spirit
interpretations
knowledge
leadership
mercy
miracles
permanent gifts
prophecy
service
stewards
teaching
temporary gifts
tongues
wisdom

Section 1 The Church Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Also known as a “particular” or “local” Church, the regional community of believ-ers, who commonly gather in parishes, under the leadership of a bishop. At times, a diocese is determined not on the basis of geography but on the basis of language or rite Diocese
The Church’s official, public, communal prayer. It is God’s work, in which the People of God par-ticipate. The Church’s most important liturgy is the Eucharist, or the Mass Liturgy
To represent or pre-figure a person before his or her life or an event before it occurs Foreshadow
In general, the line of authority in the Church; more narrowly the Pope and the bishops, as succes-sors of the Apostles, in their authoritative roles as leaders of the Church hierarchy
Refers to receiving the Body and Blood of Christ. In general, your companionship and union with Jesus and other baptized Christians in the Church. This union has its origin and high point in the celebration of the Eucharist. In this sense the deepest vocation of the Church is Communion Communion
The fiftieth day fol-lowing Easter, which commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit on the early Apostles and disciples. Pentecost
To give life to animate
To make holy; sancti-fication is the process of becoming closer to God and growing in holiness, taking on the righteousness of Jesus Christ with the gift of sanctifying grace sanctify
A prayer form in which one asks God for help and forgiveness Petition
A prayer on behalf of another person or group. intercession
A special gift or grace of the Holy Spirit given to an individual Chris-tian or community, commonly for the benefit and building up of the entire Church charism
The word refers to a person gifted with the charism or graces of the Holy Spirit such as healing, prophecy, and speaking in tongues. Because self-deception is always possible, the charisms claimed by such a per-son must be verified by the Church charismatic
The Church’s living teaching office, which consists of all bishops, in communion with the Pope, the Bishop of Rome. Magisterium
The gift given by the Holy Spirit to the Pope and the bishops in union with him to teach on matters of faith and morals without erro infallibility
Of or relating to the Trinity or the doctrine of the Trinity Trinitarian
The proclamation of the Good News of Jesus Christ through words and witness evangelization
A non-Jewish person. In the Scriptures the Gentiles were the uncircumcised, those who did not honor the God of the Torah. In the New Testament, Saint Paul and other evangelists reached out to the Gentiles, baptizing them into the family of God Gentile
Of or relating to Greek history, culture, or art after Alexander the Great Hellenistic
Speaking, acting, or thinking about God, Jesus Christ, the Virgin Mary, or the saints in a way that is irreverent, mocking, or offensive blasphemy
A person who suffers death because of his or her beliefs. The Church has canon-ized many martyrs as saints. martyr

Divisity of Spiritual Gifts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

message
mute
kinds
church
Bible
Holy Spirit
Corinthians
discerning spirits
faith
gifts
God
healing
idols
interpretation
Jesus
knowledge
Paul
prophecy
speaking
Spirit of God
spiritual
tongues
wisdom
working miracles

Making Good Decisions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The guide inside Holy Spirit
Worthy of Honor Honorable
You need facts and discernment to make good ones Decisions
1 Corinthians 10:31 Glory of God
the results of good or bad decisions Consequences
what the Lord give to those that ask Wisdom
in the multitude, there is safety Counsel
to discipline Rebuke
something indisputable Truth
to make a quick decision Haste
the wise man's reference Proverbs
sincerity or honesty Truth
showing persistence in efforts Diligence
has no delight in understanding Fool
(SYN) learning Knowledge
superior power of discernment Understanding
to recognize or admit that something is true Acknowledge
the quality or state of being outstanding Excellence
He who walks in___________walks securely Proverbs 10:9 Integrity
to give proof or evidence of Witness

Marks of the Church Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The power to choose what is right Holy
The spiritual leader of the church Holy Spirit
Unity of the church One
The head of the apostles Peter
Worldwide, total, for all Universal
strives to preach the good news of salvation to all people Catholic
Passed down from the Apostles Apostolic
To have a variety of cultural and social settings diversity
The successor of St. Peter Pope
The territory a bishop governs diocese
The current bishop of Cleveland Thomas
The pope can preach the word of God without error infallibility
Bishop's church in his diocese Cathedral
Vicar of Christ Pope
Greek word for good news evangelion
the ability to put God first in your life Wisdom
The gift to learn more about your catholic faith and gain insights about life Understanding
The gift to make good decisions and to accept the right to care for others counsel
To use experiences and faith to carry out Jesus' message, the gift to know that god loves you knowledge
The gift that gives you the inner strength to do what is right fortitude
The gift that helps us love and worship God piety
Who is the chief bishop pope
The successors of the Apostles bishops
The language origin of the word pope Greek
When the bishops work together with the pope with the college of bishops collegiality
The effort to unite all christians ecumenism
a statement of truths we believe in creed
The twelve followers of Jesus when he was on earth apostles
The teaching authority of the Church magisterium
The Pope is the bishop of what city Rome

Spiritual Gifts Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Author of the Corinthian letters Paul
From whom the gifts are given out Holy Spirit
You could say that a doctor would excel with this gift Healing
Arguably the most controversial of the spiritual gifts Tongues
But the one who uses _____ speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 1 Cor14:3 Prophecy
Jesus was a great example of these acts Miracles
And now abide ____, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13 Faith
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of ______; Fools despise wisdom and instruction. Proverbs 1:7 knowledge
Discernment of ________ Spirits
For the foolishness of God is wiser than man's ____, and the weakness of God is stronger than man's strength 1 Cor 1:25 wisdom
Number of gifts listed in 1 Corinthians 12:8-10 Nine
Paul says the church should act as one ____ in using gifts not separate parts. body

EASTER Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Shout "Lord, save us" Hosanna
Jesus enters Jerusalem Palm Sunday
Last Supper Communion
Symbol of Jesus' death Cross
He has risen! Resurrection
Jesus prayer place Gethsemane
40 days Lent
Beginning of season Ash Wednesday
Giving up food for prayer Fasting
Betrayed Christ and was forgiven Peter
Christ's special circle of friends Disciples
Changed as a believer Repent
Helping others Service
Our job goye
Sharing my Christian beliefs Evangelism
Group who cares and has your back Wheelers
Christ's ultimate sacrifice Crucifixion
Go when God says "go" obey
No fear with Christ Courage
Those who follow The Way Believers
Receive what I don't deserve Grace
Don't receive what I deserve Mercy
My ultimate Kingdom Heaven
To live forever Eternal life
God's great gift to us Salvation
Communication with God Prayer
Father, Son and Holy Ghost Trinity

Chapter 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an official teaching of the Church based upon the Revelation of Christ doctrine
infallible, irreformable truths which we believe have been specifically revealed by God dogma
said that Christians should reject everything that wasn't explicitly Christian, wrote Prescription Against Heretics Tertullian
bishop of Lyons who said that humans are created in God's image and that God values our physical AND spiritual selves Irenaeus
name for those books which have been accepted by the Church as normative for faith canon
the central Christian mystery that one God is in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit Trinity
truth based on observation and measurements scientific truth
truth based on Revelation religious truth
tried to purge Christianity of everything Jewish and pro-materialistic, believed that Jesus was sent to free humans of their physical selves Marcion
Christians who worked to defend the Church and make it look acceptable to outsiders; known as "Defenders of the Faith" apologists
conscious, deliberate denial of one or more truths about the faith by a member of the Church heresy
false belief that claimed that although Jesus had a human body, he had no human soul Apollinarianism
gathering of all the Catholic bishops of the world ecumenical council
the teaching authority of the Church made up of the bishops and the Pope Magisterium
attribute of the pope and bishops which ensures that they are free from error when speaking about faith/morals infallibility
Jesus is both fully human and fully _____ divine
the process by which Jesus took on flesh and entered human history Incarnation
creed of the Church that is considered to be a summary of the apostles' faith Apostles' Creed
title for Jesus that refers to his relationship with the other Persons of the Trinity Son of God
all of the ways the faith has been passed on (creeds, doctrines, decisions of the magisterium, etc.) Tradition

Baptism Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Immersion, A ceremonial dip BAPTISM
God’s plan for Jesus and us. A work or vocation of a minister of religion MINISTRY
The river Jesus was baptized in JORDAN
To be sorry for your sins, sincere regret for your sins. REPENT
The promised deliverer of the Jewish nation MESSIAH
Plural form of Old Testament predictions PROPHECIES
Zecariah’s son JOHN
3 in 1, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit TRINITY
Fully God and Fully Man JESUS
Following rules and instructions OBEDIENCE
Your family tree. Family history GENEALOGY
A building devoted to worship TEMPLE
Most prominent in rank, importance, or position FORMOST
Able to be relied on as honest or truthful TRUSTWORTHY

New Testament Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

God’s self-communication where He reveals the mystery of his plan (Article 1). Divine Revelation
The gift of the Holy Spirit that helped humans begin to write biblical books (Article 1). Biblical Inspiration
The Abbreviation for the Book of Jude is __________ (Catholic Study Bible). Jude
The doctrine that says scriptures are free of error (Article 1). Biblical Inerrancy
Jesus revealed himself through this with His chosen people (Article 1). Covenants
Col is the abbreviation for which book in the New Testament (Catholic Study Bible). Colossians
The ________________ fulfils the promises of God made in the Old Testament (Article 2). New Testament
The ________________ are the literal and spiritual senses (Article 7). senses of Scripture
A biblical scholar who is attempting to interpret biblical text (Article 7). Exegete
The people who decided which written scriptures would be included in the Bible (Article 2). Episcopi
What word means “to become flesh” in Latin (Article 8)? Incarnate
The field of study that biblical exegetes study is called ________________ (Article 7). Biblical Exegetes
Which book comes first: 1 John or 2 Peter? 1 John
The Church’s teaching office, that consists of all bishops (Article 1). Magisterium
An agreement between humans or between God and a human, where mutual commitments are made (Article 2). Covenant
What is the name of the books that eventually replaced scrolls (Article 2)? Codices
What is the abbreviation for the Book of James (Catholic Study Bible)? Jas
The study of Christianity is also known as _______________ (Introduction PowerPoint). Christology
Eph is the abbreviation for which New Testament book (Catholic Study Bible)? Ephesians
Refers to the process of passing on the Gospel message (Article 1). Tradition
The connections of individual doctrines with the whole of revelation (Article 7). analogy of faith
The sense of Scripture that is what the words actually mean (Article 7). literal
The sense of Scripture where the Church encourages to act based on the information we learn in Scripture (Article 7). moral
The approach to Biblical interpretation that pays attention to the context to understand all senses of Scripture (Article 7). Contextualist
The last book of the New Testament. Revalation