Religion Crossword

Created
May 23, 2017
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The infamous phrase “Don’t drink the Kool-Aid” originates from a religious group created by Jim Jones
The place where a mass suicide killing 918 people took place was called in Guyana Jonestown
People’s Temple attracted African Americans by promoting racial equality
People’s Temple leader not only upheld Christian beliefs, but as well socialist
The Klu Klux Klan is ( ) discriminating cult based on the roots of Christianity race
The Klu Klux Klan practices () burnings cross
The first Klan was founded in Pulaski () Tennessee
Westboro Baptist Church’s town of origin Topeka
WestBoro Baptist is infamous for () funerals of soldiers picketing
The Supreme Court case dealing with WestBoro Baptist Church was called Snyder v. Phelps
The famous documentary created in 2007 by BBC talks about the family at the core of WestBoro Baptist Church - The Most Hated () in America Family
are followers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Mormons
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was created in Fayette New York
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was created by the founder, Joseph Smith, During The () Awakening Second
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day is the () largest Christian Denomination in the United States fourth
Jehovah's Witness was founded in the 1870’s in () Pennsylvania Pittsburgh
Jehovah's Witness is well known for their ()to door preaching door
Jehovah's Witness does not believe in () Transfusions Blood
One famous Supreme Court case won by Jehovah's Witness was West Virginia State Board of Education vs. Barnette (1943) which disallowed schools from forcing students to say the () or salute flags pledge
The Religious Society of Free Quakers was established in 1781 in () Pennsylvania Philadelphia
One famous member of The Religious Society of Free Quakers was famous flag maker, Betsy() Ross
David () was the leader of Branch Davidians Koresh
The Branch Davidians were an offshoot of Seventh-Day () Church in 1955 Adventist
A compound owned by the Branch Davidians had a siege against them in 1993 because of suspected () violations weapon
The Waco Siege against The Branch Davidians, was part of the motivation of the () City Bombing Oklahoma
Christian Identity is an independently practiced religion that believes that () people are descendants of ancient Israelites Germanic
Christian Identity doctrine verifies that money is the root of all (), especially paper money which is “ran by Jews evil
( )of God is Christian Terrorist Group that began in the United States in 1982 Army
The Twelve () is an “ international confederation of religious communities” founded in 1972 Tribes
The group Heaven’s Gate’s founder Marshall Applewhite believed he was a direct descendant of Jesus Christ, he took ideas from Revelations and modern beliefs of (evolution) and time travel evolution
Heaven’s Gate wore matching () and committed a mass suicide in 1997, claiming 39 lives outfits
The Church of Bible Understanding was founded in () Pennsylvania in 1971 Allentown
The Church of Bible Understanding started a carpet cleaning company called "Christian Brothers Carpet Cleaning," which was used as inspiration on the famous sitcom () who called their company "Sunshine Carpet Cleaning Cult" Seinfeld
Gwen Shamblin is the founder founder of Remnant Fellowship Church which teaches about Christianity and () loss weight
Christian Science was developed in the () century by Mary Baker Eddy nineteenth
A strong belief of Christian Science is not treating medical ailments, instead relying on () prayer
The Azusa Street Revival was pentecostal meeting in 1906 which lead to the spread of () throughout the 20th century Pentecostalism
The Azusa Street Revival was progressive for it’s time because of its () mixings interracial
The Amish today live mainly in Indiana, Ohio, and Pennsylvania who have anti-() ideas. individualist
The famous court case,Wisconsin V. Yoder, debating the Amish’s right to not be subject to (Compulsory) education Compulsory

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Christianity Crossword Puzzle

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a push for Jews to have a homeland is Israel Zionism
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food that is satisfies Jewish law Kosher
father and founder of Judaism Abraham
religious teacher of Judaism Rabbi
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founder of Islam Muhammad
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Final crusade Ninth
Sailed to Acre, the son of Henry 3 Edward
The treaty that was the result of the final crusade Caesarea
Taking over other peoples land conquest
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When you win a battle Victory
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Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire

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Sep 15, 2016
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Disciple of Jesus Christ Apostole
Man-made channel for moving water Aqueduct
An annually elected ruler of the republic Consul
Record of Jesus Christ's life Gospel
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Single person with complete power over a place Dictator
Commoner of ancient Rome Plebeians
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Right to reject a proposal Veto
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Byzantine Empire Crossword

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Oct 11, 2016
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What Constantine called his capital after New Rome. Constantinople
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Construction projects built by a government for public use, such as buildings, roads, and bridges. public works
In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the bishop of an important city. patriarch
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A type of religious image typically painted on a small wooden panel and considered sacred by Eastern Orthodox Christians. Icon
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Body of Roman civil law, collected and organized by Emperor Justinian Justinian Code
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the Father Almighty, Creator of Heaven and earth God
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The Eucharist Crossword

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May 31, 2016
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the conversion of the substance of the Eucharistic elements into the body and blood of Christ at consecration, only the appearances of bread and wine still remaining. Transubstantiation
the central act of divine worship in the Catholic Church, which describes it as "the source and summit of the Christian life". Mass
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a well-known term in the history of spirituality. It has biblical roots, and became the quest of many saints and spirituals through the centuries. Martyrs, virgins, monks are so-called consecrated persons. Consecration
incapable of being fully explored or understood. Unfathomable
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an agreement. Covenant
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The Eucharist gives individuals a ....... to Jesus Christ connection
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The Priest tells everyone to ........ at the end of the mass Go in peace
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We are ....... to reach out by the priest Challenged
a mark or character used as a conventional representation of an object, function, or process, e.g. the letter or letters standing for a chemical element or a character in musical notation. Symbol
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A long cloth "scarf." According to the manner in which it worn it is the mark of the Office of the priest or deacon. A priest wears it around the neck, letting it hang down in front. Priest Stole

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