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
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
To represent or pre-figure a person before his or her life or an event before it occurs
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
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
The fiftieth day fol-lowing Easter, which commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit on the early Apostles and disciples.
To give life to
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
A prayer form in which one asks God for help and forgiveness
A prayer on behalf of another person or group.
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
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
The Church’s living teaching office, which consists of all bishops, in communion with the Pope, the Bishop of Rome.
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
Of or relating to the Trinity or the doctrine of the Trinity
The proclamation of the Good News of Jesus Christ through words and witness
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
Of or relating to Greek history, culture, or art after Alexander the Great
Speaking, acting, or thinking about God, Jesus Christ, the Virgin Mary, or the saints in a way that is irreverent, mocking, or offensive
A person who suffers death because of his or her beliefs. The Church has canon-ized many martyrs as saints.
_________is love and faith in God.
The gift of ________ helps us see God in everything.
To reject sin and darkness is to practice _________.
The gift of _________ allows us to make good decisions and avoid sin.
Fortitude _________ us to follow through.
You practice the gift of Knowledge when you __________ your mind.
To __________ God's decisions is to fear the Lord.
Wisdom makes us _______ our faith.
The gift of __________ helps us understand the importance of faith.
_______ of the lord is practiced by not offending the lord.
Piety helps us _____ our heavenly father.
The gift of ________ helps us determine between right and wrong.
To _______ the importance of faith
Counsel allows us to make wise _________.
The teaching authority of the Church.
Through the Incarnation of Jesus, the _________ of God broke into human history.
The Church is the culmination of________ _________.
______ _______speaks through signs and symbols.
God's love for _______ is revealed in Jesus' death and resurrection.
Summation of all God's gifts.
God binded _______ nature with human nature.
The church has permanent ethic, body of dogma, and _________.
God remains incarnate in human history because he remains present and _________ in the Church.
The Church is necessary for ___________.
The ___________ of the Church is the Churchs' basic form and makeup.
The magisterium's role in interpreting scripture and tradition is the ___________ interpreter.
It is impossible for some moral teachers to change because God is _________.
The structural order of leaders within the Church.
True, complete, and permanent unity with God and one another.
"Birthday of the Church."
Partnership between God and humanity.
Story of God's action in human history.
Reign or rule of God.
Unfolding of the mystery.
Jesus and the Church are ________ to God's plan for Salvation.
The ______ _______ of the Church can not be scientifically observed.
The _____ _____ reveals God to us on Earth.
The ________ of the Church stay the same.
When sinners share God’s healing and forgiveness with others, they are speaking through the “_____” Church.
Author of the Corinthian letters
From whom the gifts are given out
You could say that a doctor would excel with this gift
Arguably the most controversial of the spiritual gifts
But the one who uses _____ speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 1 Cor14:3
Jesus was a great example of these acts
And now abide ____, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of ______; Fools despise wisdom and instruction. Proverbs 1:7
Discernment of ________
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
Number of gifts listed in 1 Corinthians 12:8-10
Paul says the church should act as one ____ in using gifts not separate parts.