Type
Crossword
Description

Jesus’ main followers. Disciples
The first four books of the New Testament. ‘Good news’ Gospels
- God coming to earth as a human. Incarnation
- Changing from one set of beliefs to another. Conversion
- A ritual involving water to symbolize turning away from sin. Baptism
- Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Trinity
- Jesus’ three years preaching and performing miracles. Ministry
– Disrespect towards God Blasphemy
– a story with a moral message Parable
– A group of Jews at the time of Jesus who follow the Torah very strictly. Pharisees
– Jews from a region called Samaria. Samaritans
The day the disciples were filled with the Holy Spirit Pentecost

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

Jewish, Christian and Muslim beliefs in God Crossword

Type
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

Mark's Gospel Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

winded man Mathew
winged lion Mark
winged bull Luke
Eagle John
Sacred texts Bible
A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson, as told by Jesus in the gospel Parable
Teaches us how we should behave Moral
Teaches how we should develop our faith, and love for god. Spiritual lesson
Is present when we act out of love and kindness and have faith/love. Kingdom of god
Followers of Jesus and his teachings by putting them into action. Disciples
A tax collector who was called to be a disciple. He later changed his name to Matthew and wrote his own gospel. Levi
An act of help or assistance which we are commanded to show to others as disciples. Service
Jesus' work of teaching people about God. Ministry
Anyone who is not Jewish. Gentile
Going without food on certain day to show devotion to god. Fasting
The sufferings of Jesus, especially in the time leading up to his crucifixion. Passion
The Jewish day of the rest on the seventh day of the week. Sabbath
They were religious lawyers; originally men who made copies of the Torah. Scribes
Those who did not follow the Jewish laws. Sinners
A festival that celebrates God rescuing the Jews from slavery in Egypt. Passover
The Roman death penalty suffered by Jesus when he was nailed to the cross. Crucifixion
The last meal Jesus ate with his disciples which founded the Eucharist. Last supper
'Thanksgiving'. The name some Christians use for the ceremony of the bread and wine today. Eucharist
Taking part in the ceremony of the bread and wine which is used to remember Jesus' Last Supper. Commemoration
The belief that God is one in three parts: Father, Jesus and the Holy Spirit. Trinity
People are saved from their sins and brought closer to God through Jesus' death and resurrection. Salvation
Confessing sins and being immersed in water as a sign of purification. Baptism
An acknowledgement or declaration of something. Confession
The Old Testament prophet to whom God gave his laws. Moses
When Jesus' appearance changed. Transfiguration

Christian Prayer Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Prayer is offered through belief in God's healing power. faith
this form of prayer unites believers in a common devotion agreement
In these prayers, believers take their requests to God in prayer Supplication
These prayers are in appreciation of God's love and the blessings people have received thanksgiving
These prayers are devotional and concentrate people's awareness of the awesome nature of God worship
These prayers set apart people or groups who have been selected to perform a particular ministry in God's work and blessings are asked on their behalf. consecration
These are prayers that are requests for the good of others who people may see in difficulty or crisis intercession
These prayers call on God to protect the righteous people(good) from the evil actions of others imprecation
A variant of Christianity that focusses on the Holy Spirit pentecostal
A variant whose name means universal Catholic
A variant who believes it is 'via media'. Anglican
The variant that broke away in 1051 orthodox
The name given to the breakup of the Church in Europe Reformation
A denomination of the Catholic variant of Christianity Maronite
A belief of Christianity Salvation
The Christian belief in the three persons of God trinity
Imitatio --- Deo
The eye witness accounts of Jesus' ministry in the New Testament gospels
The sacred text of Christianity bible
The first pope peter
The belief that God has made himself known to humankind revelation
The Belief that Jesus is God made man incarnate
The belief celebrated at Easter resurrection
The key moral teachings from the Sermon on the hill beatitudes
How many commandments are there? Ten
The central message of Christ comes down to one word love
The religious tradition from which Christianity grew from judaism
A collective term for Judaism, Islam and Christianity Abrahamic

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

Jesus and His Life Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Theology bewtween huamns and Jesus Christology
Divine Nature High Christology
Human Nature Low Christology
"In the Flesh" Incarnation
Life, Death, Resurrection Paschal Mystery
History and creation of Jews before Jesus Old Testament
"Exit Us" Exodus
Life of Jesus New Testament
God and everyonbe New Covenant
Simular or Seen Together Synoptic
Wrote with the theme of: Human Suffering of Jesus Mark
Wrote with the theme of: Role of the Holy Spirit in Jesus' life Luke
Wrote with the theme of: Jesus as a powerful teacher, the chruch and it's organization Matthew
Wrote with the theme of: The Divinity of Jesus John
Comes from a word meaning "time" or "age" Secular
Rates materials, goods and personal apperance more than personal relationships Consumerism
Exaltation of the individual self over other considerations Individualism
Guidelines to one's full potential Ten Commandments

Religion Unit 1 Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

God communicated through human writers who were inspired by _____. Holy Spirit
The Evangelist used many _____. literary styles
46 Books that centers around God's Covenant with his people. Old Testament
27 Books that center around Jesus's Paschal Mystery and God's Everlasting Covenant with us. New Testament
The new and everlasting covenant and the fulfillment of all God's promises. Jesus
The summarized Law of God that is also known as the Decalogue. Ten Commandments
Filled with action and is breathless. Gospel of _____. Mark
In Mark's Gospel everything leads up to the _____. Cross
______ declares that Jesus is the Messiah and the Savior. Peter
Passion, Death, Resurrection and Ascension of Jesus Christ. Paschal Mystery
Signs of God's Work among us. Miracles
First Five Books of the Old Testament. Pentateuch
Matthew's Gospel refers back to the _____. Torah
The Gospel of Matthew includes _____ main discourses. Five
Main Discourse in Matthew's Gospel. Sermon on the Mount
Jesus came to _____ the law, not to abolish it. fulfill
Statements that describe people who are truly blessed by God. Beatitudes
Writer of the Gospels meaning "sharer of good news". Evangelists
Luke's Gospel includes _____ special parables. Four
Luke started his gospel with the ______. infancy narratives
Chosen witnesses of Jesus's resurrection. Apostles
Jesus's sayings that are in John's Gospel meaning Yahweh. I Am
Divided his gospel into two parts: Book of Signs, Book of Glory. John
Words or images that point to deeper meanings and help us understand the mystery of God. Symbolic Language
Matthew starts his gospel with the _____, or family tree of Jesus. Genealogy
The Gospel of _____ paints a picture of God's love in our minds. Luke
The Incarnation the mystery in which Jesus becomes fully human only without _____, without losing his divinity. sin
Besides from his gospel, Luke also wrote the _____. Acts of the Apostles

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

Religion crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a religion founded by Abraham and Holy text is the Torah Judaism
a religion founded by Jesus and Holy text is the Bible Christianity
a religion founded by Muhammad and Holy text is the Qur'an Islam
followers of Judaism Jews
followers of Islam who believe you have to be a descendent of Muhammad Shiamuslims
followers of Islam who believe you do not have to be a descendent of Muhammad Sunni muslims
founder of Islam Muhhamad
founder of christianity Jesus
founder of Judaism Abraham
a group of people who believe in one God and have unique customs Religiousgroup
Holy text of Judaism Torah
a community made up of people who share common cultural backgrounds Ethnicgroup
Holy text of Christianity Bible
Holy text of Islam Quran
an ethnic group that speaks arabic and practices Islam Arabs
an ethnic group in SWA that speaks kurdish Kurds
an ethnic group in SWA that speaks farsi and practices Islam Persians
a holiday for Jews when Moses freed them from slavery Theexodus
The Jews believe he wrote the 10 Commandments Moses
a holiday Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christmas
a month when Muslims fast during the day Ramadan
a Christian holiday when Jesus rose from the dead Easter
a wall that is honored by Muslims because they believe it was built by Abraham Kaaba
a Holy city for all three religions Jerusalem
a place of worship for Jews Synagogue
A place of worship for Muslims Mosque
A place of worship for christians Churches
rules for Muslims fivepillars
symbol of Judaism Star of david

The Paschal Mystery Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Iēsus Nazarēnus Rēx Iūdaeōrum means? KINGOFJEWS
King of Jews. JESUS
The reconcilation of God and humankind through Jesus Christ. ATONEMENT
The central tenet of Christian theology and part of the Nicene Creed. RESURRECTION
A Greek word which derived from the Hebrew word "pesach". PASCHA
The short final period in the life of Jesus. PASSION
Doubted Jesus Christ resurrection. THOMAS
The only New Testament writer to describe Jesus’ ascent to the spirit world. LUKE
Then he was arrested by the Temple guards of the Sanhedrin in the Garden of ________. GETHSEMANE
Who confesses Christ? CENTURION
What happened to Jesus after his resurrection and his appearances to the disciples and others? ASCENSION
Mark 15: 42-47 The _____ of Jesus. BURIAL
Before he was crucified, Jesus was first ridiculed by _____ soldiers. ROMAN
How many days did Jesus stay on earth before ascending to heaven? FORTY
Who ordered the chief priest and the Pharisees to guard the tomb? PILATE