Type
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Description

A Christian season of preparation for christmas Advent
The anointed oe, the Messiah Christ
An agreement between God and God's people Covenant
Compliers of the Gospels Evangelists
A small box which holds the words of a prayer from the Torah Mezuzah
stories and teachings of the Jewish faith passed on by word of mouth Oraltradition
A messenger from God Prophet
A male jewish preacher or teacher Rabbi
TTraditions or Customs repeated bt a community thath have special meaning Rituals
Jewish leaders who ran the Temple in Jerusalem Sadducees
Jewish leaders who controlled the synagogues and the Law Pharisees
AThe Hebrew name for God Yahweh
Christian belief that God became flesh Incarnation
The belief in many Gods Polytheism
A set of beliefs about the world connected to a persons religion Faith
The birth story of Jesus of Nazareth Nativity
Muslims view of Jesus Prophet
Number of weeks in advent four
Time of preparation in the Christian calender before Easter Lent

Jewish, Christian and Muslim beliefs in God Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The belief in Jesus Christ as both god and human being. The belief is believed by Christians and Muslims. The belief is found in the bible “By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: He who was revealed in the flesh, was vindicated in the Spirit, Seen by angels, Proclaimed among the nations, Believed on in the world, Taken up in glory.” The Bible (1 timothy 3:16) Incarnation
The belief that God is three consubstantial persons Trinity
The belief of a person who spreads and teachers the word of god. This belief is believed by Christians, Jews and Muslims and comes from the bible and the Quran. “Give Abraham his wife back. He is a prophet. He will pray for you, and you will not die. But if you do not give Sarah back, you will die. And all your family will surely die.” The Bible (Genesis 20:7) Prophet
The Christian and Jewish belief in a single all powerful god. The belief is found in the bible. “For there is one God and one mediator between God and mankind, the man Christ Jesus.” The Bible (1 Timothy 2:5) Monotheism
The Christian belief that there is life after death. This belief comes from the apostle’s creed. “I believe in the holy Catholic Church, the communion of saints: The forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting.” Eternal life
The Christian belief by which Jesus was killed, by being nailed to a cross and left to die. This belief comes from the bible. “The soldiers nailed Jesus to a cross.” The Bible (Mathew 27:35) Crucifixion
The place that Christians go and pray to god. Church
The way which people worship or ask for help by their god and is believed by all religions. This belief comes from the bible and the Quran. “Then God answered Leah’s prayer, and she became pregnant again. She gave birth to a fifth son.” The Bible (Genesis 30:17) Prayer
The Islamic belief in a single all powerful god. The belief if found in the Quran’ “Such is Allah, your Lord, the Creator of everything; there is no God but He; whence are you then turned away?” The Quran (40:62) Tahwid
The Islamic god which the Quran constantly preaches. “All praise is due to God alone, the Sustainer of all the worlds” The Quran (1:2) Allah
A spiritual being who delivers messages to people from God. The belief comes from the bible and Quran and is believed in by both Christians and Muslims. “The angel said, “Hagar, you are Sarai’s slave girl. Where have you come from? Where are you going?” Hagar answered, “I am running from my mistress Sarai.” The Bible (Genesis 16:8) Angel
The record of the Prophet Muhammad’s life actions and deeds. Hadith
The place were Muslims go and worship to Allah. Mosque
The holy book of Islam which was brought to the prophet Muhammad. Quran
The Jewish name for God. Yahweh
The official collection of Jewish texts, which is the texts source of the many editions of the Christian Old Testament. Jewish bible
A sacred Christian book which has the Old Testament which has sacred books of the Jews and the New Testament which begins with the birth of Jesus. Christian bible
The ritual by which not eating food for a period of time or not eating certain foods. This belief is found in the bible, “On the twenty-fourth day of the same month, the Israelites gathered together, fasting and wearing sackcloth and putting dust on their heads.” The Bible (Nehemiah 9:1) Fasting
A person who followed the teachings of Jesus when Jesus was alive. Disciple
The Jewish and Christian belief of an evil spirit that lives in hell, which is enemies with god. Devil

World Religions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The major religion of India Hinduism
Founder of Buddism Siddhartha Guatama
The holy book for Judaism Torah
Holy book of Christianity Bible
Holy book of Islam Quran
Began in Palistine around 2000 BC Judaism
Prophet of Islam Muhammad
Many Gods Polytheistic
One God Monotheism
Belief Jesus is the son of God Christianity
Belief in Islam FivePillars
To be reborn reincarnation
Eightfold Path to Enlightenment is found in this religion Buddhism
Four Noble ____________ Truths
A social class system found in India Castesystem

Judaism, Christianity, and Islam Crossword

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Description

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

Southwest Asia Ethnic Group and Religion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Name of people that worship Jesus Christians
Where Jews worship Synagogue
The founder of the Islamic faith Muhammad
The youngest of the three major religions Islam
Believe the Islamic leader should be related to Muhammad Shia
According to Christians, who is the Son of God? Jesus
The holy book of Islam Quran
Around 1.6 billion people claim to belong to this religious group? Muslim
About 2.2 billion people claim to belong to this religious group? Christian
What language do Arabs speak? Arabic
Jewish name for God? Yahweh
Muslim name for God? Allah
Name of the month that Muslims fast? Ramadan
Place where Muslims worship? Mosque
Place where Jews worship? Synagogue
Place where Christians worship? Church
Holy book in Christianity? Bible
Name of holy book in Judaism? Torah
Members of an ethnic group share what similarity? Culture

Judaism & Christianity Crossword

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Description

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

World Religions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Founder of Christianity Jesus
Founder of Buddhism Siddhartha Gautama
Founder of Islam Muhammad
Led Jews out of Egypt in the Exodus Moses
Founder of Judaism Abraham
Islamic name for god Allah
Many forms of one god; only polytheistic religion Hinduism
Ten commandments are the moral and religious code Judaism
Q'uran/ Koran Islam
one Islamic holy city Mecca
New Testament Christianity
Four Noble Truths and Eightfold Path Buddhism
Holy Book for Christians Bible
Spread Buddhism to Asia Asoka
Knowledge that all thoughts and actions result in future consequences Karma
another word for pilgrimage;____ to mecca hajj
Belief there is no supernatural Atheism
Worship of nature spirits Animism
Does not worship any god Non-theistic
Belief in one god Monotheism
Belief in more than one god Polytheism
Life and teachings of Jesus New Testament
Another name for Old Testament Torah
Judaism god Yahweh
Holy book of Hinduism Vedas
Rebirth based upon karma Reincarnation
Where Islam originated Middle East
Where HInduism originated and is found now India
Where Judaism is found now Israel
Another name for Judaism god Jehovah
Another holy city of Islam Medina

Theology Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Which gospel writer favors Joseph and is stong in the jewish faith? Matthew
What prophet predicted the birth of Jeus? Micah
Who baptized Jesus? John the Baptist
Who is the legal father of Jesus? Joseph
Who comdemmed Jesus to death? Pontius Pilate
Which gospel writer favors the underdog? Luke
What trade did Jesus learn growing up? carpentry
What emperor ruled during jesus death? Tiberius
Who was nicknamed the puppet king? King Herod
What is the name of the angel that appeared to Mary? Gabriel
Who is the Roman Historian that clarfied Jesus' death and the uprising that occured after? Josephus
Who is Jesus mother? Mary
What religious group was Judas in? Essene
What greek word means "Seen Together?" Synoptics
Who is the oldest gospel writer? Mark
Who was emperor during Jesus birth? Caesar Augustus
What is God becoming flesh? Incarnation
Who is a God-man? Jesus
What other prophet names mean "Yahweh saves?" Isaiah
Who conceived a child in her old age? Elizabeth
What is a belief statement? Dogma
Where did jesus grow up? Nazareth
How many gospels are in the NT? four
What gospel writer is NOT synoptic? John
How many months pregnant was Elizabeth when Mary visited her? six
Where was Jesus born? Bethlehem
What group is made of the pope and bishops and make the decisions? Magisterium
Whose words come from the mouth of Jesus? God
What month did Mary conceive Jesus? March
What punishemnt is a cruel Roman method? Cruxifiction

Chapter 4 Crossword

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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

ISLAM CROSSWORD PUZZLE

Type
Crossword
Description

In Islam, the "call to prayer" Adan
Arabic word for God Allah
Islamic leaders regarded as successors to Muhammad for Sunni Muslims Caliph
The foundational and practices of Islam that were set forth by Muhammad and are practiced by all Muslims Five pillars
Word meaning "story", the sayings and stories of Muhammad that are meant to form guidance for living out Islam Hadith
A Muslim who has memorized the Qur'an Hafiz
A term meaning "migration", it recalls the escape of Muhammad from his enemies in 622 C.E. And the beginning of the establishment of Islam. Marks the start of Islamic calendar Hijrah
The leader for prayer at a mosque who is chosen for his knowledge of Islam and his personal holiness Imam
The first Islamic shrine, which Muslims believe was built by Abraham. Destroyed by pagans, it was reclaimed by Muhammad when he captured Mecca in the seventh century. Ka'bah
Arabic that means "recite" or "recitation." In Muslim belief, God's final revelation superseding both Jewish and Christian Bibles. Qur'an
The Fourth Pillar of Islam, which is a month of prayer and fasting that commemorates the Night of Power. Ramadan
Chapters or sections in the Qur'an. Each surah is a separate revelation received by Muhammad. Surah
A Muslim scholar trained in Islam and Islamic Law. Ulama
The ritual washing of the face, hands, arms, top of head, and feet that a Muslim must perform before Salah. Wudu

Who is Jesus Christ? Crossword

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Description

a distinctive sign of the Christian faith: Jesus becomes human Incarnation
the church teaches truths that are binding on all Christian people accept Dogma
Word of God Jesus Christ
Gabriel's announcement to Mary that she will name her son Jesus Annunciation
"Yahweh is salvation" Jesus
the birth of Jesus written in the Gospel of Mathew Nativity
descendant of King David whom there is not much is known about him in the New Testement Joseph
Jesus only seemed to be real Docetism
Mother of the Palestinian Jew born in Bethlemhem Mary
Jesus is born during the reign of this King in Palestine King Herod
not much is known about Jesus as a kid Hidden life
baptized Jesus John the Baptist
Jesus moves from place to place Itinerant
sorrow for your sins Repentance
The coming of God's Kingdom, and repentance Central Message
Jesus asks people to make a clear choice Provocative
condemned Jesus to be crucified Pontius Pilate
overthrow the government Sedition
Jesus claimed to be this King of the Jews
Roman emperor when Jesus was born Caesar