Type
Crossword
Description

A follower of Christ Christian
To bow down before God Worship
"Good News" Gospel
A Jewish feast day 50 days after Passover Pentecost
A descendant of the family of Abraham Jew
One who is not a Jew Gentile
To change one's mind and life style Repent
Immersion in water Baptism
To have personal knowledge of something Witness
To believe something based upon evidence and to act upon it Faith
Greedy, to desire something so much that one sins Covetous
A religion caused by division Denomination
Joint participation Fellowship
An assembly of people Church
Men who oversee a local congregation Elder, Bishop, Pastor, Shepherd
One who preaches the Gospel EVANGELIST
A servant DEACON
A choice of the mind ATTITUDE

Why we need the Church Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The study of the Church is Ecclesiology
What would the bridegroom give the woman to marry her Wine
Who can decide when the house is ready Father
Best man Holy Spirit
What is when Jesus out of love, rose from the dead Resurrection
After how many days Jesus ascends into Heaven Forty
The 12 people who Jesus chose to help him Apostles
The 50 days father the resurrection is? Pentecost
Greek word for preaching Kerygma
To send Apostollein
Instruction by Jesus to spread the Gospel GreatComissioning
Was given a special role of leadership by Jesus Peter
Fellowship Koinonia
Early life of the Church Fellowship
Service Diakonia
First martyr StSthephen
The 7 men appointed by the apostles to help oversee the distribution of goods and poor and widows Deacons
When someone dies for the faith or dies for a cause Martyr
Who appears in every gospel? Mary
In what gospel appears the Great Commissioning? John
In what Gospel appears why does Peter have a special role? Matthew
Who communicate the bridegroom and the bride? BestMan
Where it talks about Peter’s missionary career? Acts

Acts of the Apostles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Author of the book of Acts Luke
Paul was first known as Saul
When Peter preached on _____ 3,000 souls were saved Pentecost
Saul was blinded on the road to _______. Damascus
A young man ______ ______ went on Paul's First Missionary Journey John Mark
Paul became an apostle to the _____________. Gentiles
Paul made at least _____ missionary journeys three
Peter's Gentile convert was ___________. Cornelius
Paul's companion_______ was known as The Encourager Barnabas
Paul was bitten by a _____ on the island of Malta viper
Saul _____ early Christians persecuted
The Day of Pentecost was ______ days after Christ ascended. ten
The king whom Paul almost persuaded to become a Christian Agrippa

Judaism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A big family dinner that is enjoyed at the end of Passover. Seder
A holiday celebrating the freedom of Jews from slavery in Egypt. Passover
This symbol represent Judaism. The ____ of David. Star
Where Jews go to worship. Synagogue
The founder of the Jewish religion. Abraham
Celebrates the re-dedication of their holy temple in Jerusalem. Hanukkah
An inherited or customary pattern of thought, action, or behavior. Tradition
A holiday celebrating the Jewish New Year. Yomkippur
The belief in one god. Monotheism
The candle holder that is lit each night during Hanukkah. Menorah
The location of the most holy Jewish temple that was taken over by the Greeks. Jerusalem
How many days is Hanukkah? Eight
The holy or sacred text of Judaism. Torah
A strong belief or trust in someone or something. Faith
Bread without yeast that is eaten during Passover. Matzah
A spinning top, a game played during Hanukkah. Dreidel
Jewish religious leaders. Rabbi
A set of moral principles or values. Ethics
The scattering of the Jewish people outside of their homeland. Diaspora
One who creates or establishes. Founder
Going without food for a period of time. Fasting
Where did Judaism begin? Isreal

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

Who is Jesus Christ? Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

The Early Christian Church Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Nero
Capernaum
Pentecost
enemies
Damascus
devotion
love
disciple
Eucharist
martyr
prisoner
Barnabas
Church
Christ
escape
conversion
faithful
arrest
Ananias
letters
Romans
jew
gentile
Peter
apostle
persecute
journey
antioch
Saul
Paul

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

Judaism & Christianity Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

Bible Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

first man adam
first woman eve
father of many abraham
son of abraham isaac
son of god jesus
Jesus birthplace bethlehem
led israel out of egypt moses
father of 12 sons-tribes of Israel jacob
apostle to the gentiles (non-jews) Paul
Evangelist Jesus loved John
rock upone which church was built Peter
Book chronicling first Christians after Jesus left Acts
Fist King of Israel Saul
Greatest king of Israel David
Wise king of Israel Solomon
Rulers of Israel from Moses to the kings Judges
Abraham promised descendants as many as ----- in the heavens stars
prophet isaiah
prophet ezekiel
Jesus' father god
jesus earthly father joseph
adam and eve's disobedience leads us to be born with original sin
paul's letters epistles
dominated the world at time of jesus rome
Where Mary and Joseph lived Nazareth
jesus' cousin John the baptist
First and shortest gospel Mark
Gospel written with Acts Luke
First book of the Bible Genesis
Escape from Egypt Exodus
Sold as a slave by his brothers and ended up in Egypt Joseph
First murderer Cain
First death Abel
Tempting animal serpent
Most complete gospel Matthew
holiest object in Israel; held the 10 commandmanets arc of the covenant
jesus mother mary

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