Type
Crossword
Description

In Christianity, what does the fish represent? Spreading the gospel of Jesus
Someone who has suffered or died for their religion. Martyr
What Christian festival celebrates the descent of the Holy Spirit? Pentecost
Holy person that Christians venerate. Saint
The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit Trinity
What is the Sacrament of initiation into the Church? Confirmation
Festival that celebrates the birth of Jesus Christmas
How many disciples did Jesus have? Twelve
What celebrates the resurrection of Jesus? Easter
What are the letters written by the Apostles called? Epistles
How many gosples are there? Four
How long is Lent? 40 weekdays
The turning of bread and wine into body and blood. Transubstantiation
What does "synoptic gospels" mean? Same look
Who do Christians believe is the Messiah? Jesus

Pentecost Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The eleven followers of Jesus apostles
Visited the apostles when they were scared Jesus
Jesus promised to send the _______ _________. Holy Spirit
How did the Holy Spirit present himself? Fire
The event in which the apostles were fill with the Holy Spirit. Pentecost
The ______ was an effect of Pentecost. church
Addressed a crowd and made them realize their sin peter
What did the apostles feel before the tongues of fire appeared on their heads? wind
How many days after Jesus' Resurrection did the Holy Spirit arrive? fifty
The Holy Spirit ________ the Church. guides
The Holy Spirit has never ________ the Church. left
How many apostles were there during Pentecost? Eleven

THE LITURGICAL YEAR Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What season begins the church year? Advent
Lent begins on _________ Wednesday Ash
The color used in church for the season of Lent. Purple
We use the color green during _______________ Time. Ordinary
The feast of Epiphany is celebrated during the ______________Season Christmas
Advent lasts ____________ weeks. four
How many weeks does lent last? Six
Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter are called The _____________. Triduum
The color for Christmas Season is ______________. White
Holy Thursday remembers the _______________ ____________(2 wds) Last Supper
Jesus' Resurrection is celebrated on _________________. Easter
Jesus' death on the cross is remembered on ___________ ___________(2 words) Good Friday

Bible & Liturgical Calendar Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Jesus
Apostles
Pentecost
Easter Triduum
Good Friday
Last Supper
Holy Thursday
Ash Wednesday
Lent
Ordinary Time
Baptism
Christmas
Advent
Gospel
Parable
Epistle
Hebrew Scriptures
New Testament
Old Testament
Holy Spirit
Bible

Religion chapter 3 vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The authors of the four Gosples of the New Testament-Mattew,Mark,Luke,and John and disciples closely associated associated Evangelists
The "good news",the story of the coming of the savior,Jesus Christ,and the inauguration of Gods Kingdom Gospel
A form of preaching used in the early Church that presumed an audience of unbelievablevers. Kerygma
A word that means "teaching" that described oral teachings to those who had already accepted Jesus. Didache
The public worship and communal worship of the church. Liturgy
A groupe of writings about the life and teachings of Jesus that do not meet church criteria for inclusion in the New Testament canon.The term apocryphal means "hidden" Apocryphal gospels
A heresy from the first Christian centuries that taught that Jesus shared secret information or knowledge with only a few people who were guaranteed salvation, It from ghosis,the Greek word for "knowledge" Gnosticism
The Gosples of Matthew,Mark,and Luke that have so many content in common that they are often studied side by side.The word comes from the Greek word for "to see together." Synoptic Gosples
The study by scripture scholars to determine what sources the Gospel writers use to compose their works Source criticism
A type of literary criticism used by scripture scholars that analyzes and compares different _ used in the Gosples. Form criticism
A scholarly approach to the study of scripture that attempts to see how each of the Gospel wrighters edited,or relocated materials for that Gospels audience. Redaction Criticism
Scripture study that looks to the various early manuscripts of the biblical text. Textual Criticism
An approach to scripture analysis that tries to discover what evangelists really wanted to say when they wrote a particular text. Historical Criticism
A Greek word that means witness referring to those who were put to death because of their religious beliefs. Martyrs

The Rite of Confirmation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A celebration that renews the whole community through the revealing and sharing of the gift of the Holy Spirit. Confirmation
Ordained by the Holy Spirit on the day of Pentecost to continue the work of Jesus in the world. Bishops
Signs of the gift of the Spirit working in the life of individual Christians to become witnesses to their faith. Candidates
Their names can be chosen by Candidates for Confirmation. Saints
The Bishop can delegate the celebration of Confirmation to: Priests
Presents the Candidate to receive the Sacrament by accompanying them to the Bishop. Sponsor
The Sacrament of Confirmation is linked to this Sacrament. Baptism
Comes immediately after the presentation of Candidates. Homily
A consecrated oil used to anoint the Candidates. Chrism
'Be sealed with the Gift of the Holy Spirit' are words proclaimed during this ritual. Anointing

Book Of Acts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Abraham
Aeneas
Ananias
Apostles
Barnabas
Communion
Didache
Dorcas
Fellowship
Gentiles
Holy Spirit
Jerusalem
Jesus Christ
Judas
Judea
Messiah
Nazareth
Pentecost
Prayer
Samaria
Sanhedrin
Sapphira
Theophilus
Theudas

Lent and Holy Week Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many days are in Lent? Forty
What city was Simon who carried the cross from? Cyrene
Who ordered Jesus to die on the cross? Pontius Pilate
Who cut off the soldier's ear in the garden? Peter
On what day does Lent start? Ash Wednesday
What is the day before Ash Wednesday called? Fat Tuesday
What day is the Last Supper? Holy Thursday
What day was Jesus crucified? Good Friday
What day starts Holy Week? Palm Sunday
On Palm Sunday, what town did Jesus ride into? Jerusalem
Who betrayed Jesus for silver? Judas
Who was released instead of Jesus by Pontius Pilate? Barabbas
Jesus was stabbed on the cross by what weapon? Sword
Who tempted Jesus in the desert while he was fasting? Satan
How many people were crucified with Jesus? Two
Priests wash peoples' ______ during Holy Thursday mass. Feet
On Good Friday service, you go up to the front of church and ________ the cross. Kiss
What station is when Jesus falls for the first time? Third
Who denied Jesus three times like Jesus predicted? Peter
What is the color for Lent? Purple

Liturgical Year Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is what we call the church year liturgical year
Begins the liturgical year advent
Starts with the celebration of the birth of the son of God christmas
We remember that Jesus suffered, died, and rose from the dead Lent
means "three days'' Triduum
Begins on Easter Sunday Easter
Held on the 7th Sunday after Easter Pentecost
when Jesus rose from the dead Resurrection
Falls between Summer and Fall Ordinary Time
Christmas falls in this season winter
Lent and Easter falls in this season spring
Lent begins on this day Ash Wednesday
First Sunday after Pentecost Trinity Sunday
this color represents Ordinary Time Green
This color represents Advent and Lent Purple
These colors represents Christmas and Easter White and Gold
Making a small sacrifice by not eating during the day to symbolize the sacrifices that Jesus made for us Fasting
The feast of Christ the King is celebrated on the last ______ of Ordinary Time Sunday
A special day to praise God for giving us his creation Sabbath
This man is the reason for the seasons Jesus Christ

Christianity Glossary Quiz Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the 12 disciples chosen by Christ to go out to teach the gospel to the world Apostle
Holy Day that marks the bodily passing of Christ from earth to heaven on the 40th day after Easter Ascension
The 1st Sacrament in the Catholic faith Baptism
Letters written by Christ's apostles to instruct Churches & individuals about the faith Epistles
Story of Jesus Christ's life & teachings Gospels
Prayers or actions in the Roman Catholic Church that are believed to free the individual from spending a specified period of time in purgatory Indulgences
Belief in some Churhces that Christians are free from punishment for sin through their faith in Jesus Christ Justification
Day of God's final judgement at the end of the world, when the faithful will go to heaven Last Judgement
Someone who has suffered or died for his or her religion or beliefs Martyr
Belief of the human tendency to sin & evil, presented in scripture as a result of Adam & Eve's disobedience of God Original Sin
Type of short story often used by Jesus to teach an important truth or lesson in morality Parable
Ritual or ceremony that is an outward sign or spiritaul benefits that are given to the recipient Sacrament
Holy person that Christians venerate Saint
Division of the Church into seperate, and often hostile, groups because of strong difference of opinion Schism
Changing of bread & wine into the substance of the body & blood of Christ during Holy Communion Transubstantiation

The Sacrament of Confirmation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The first Sacrament, involving cleansing original sin. Baptism
A gift from the Holy Spirit that we use everyday. Prayer
The sacrament that helps Christians receive the strength of the Holy Spirit. Confirmation
The sacrament that blesses us with Gods blood and body. Eucharist
The essential rite of confirmation. Anointing with Chrism
What was the original Eucharist performed by God. Pentecost
The fruits of the Holy Spirit. love,peace,joy
A time for special prayer Advent
A gift that enables people to believe in God. Faith
A gift to trust God will fulfil the promises of Jesus. Hope
A gift which enables people to deepen love for God. Charity
The presence of God within a person after Baptism is permanent. A spiritual seal
The first female created in Creation. Eve
Gods chosen people of Israel Jew
A religious leader of a parish Priest
Jesus' execution and crucifixion on the cross', date. Good Friday
Season celebrating Jesus' birthday. Christmas
When catholics recall what Christ done for us. Lent