Type
Word Search
Description

acts
suffer
christ
holy spirit
chains
judea
christian
gentiles
courage
arrested
greeks
jews
rome
Temple
Israel
Asia
Prophet
Agabus
Jerusalem
Paul

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

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

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

Acts Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who went with Barnabus and Saul on their missionary journey john
Where were they when they met a sorcerer named Barjesus? Paphos
What did Saul say would happen to the sorcerer for a season? blindness
Who preaches a great sermon in Perga? Paul
Paul and Barnabus said they were going to preach to who because the Jews rejected them Gentiles
What were some of the people in Iconium planning on doing to Saul and Barnabus Stoning
When they fled Iconium they went to the cities of? Lycaonia
What did Paul perceive that the crippled man had so that he could be healed? faith
Who did the people of Lycaonia think Paul and Barnabus after the man was healed? gods
What was the priest of Jupiter going to offer for Paul and Barnabus sacrifice
Jews came from Antioch and Iconium to get the people to do what to Paul? stone
Who did the apostles ordain in every church before they left? elders
What did the men of Judea say had to be done before you could be saved? circumcision
Whose law did the men of Judea say that the new believers had to keep Moses
Where did the apostles go for counsel on the dispute about circumsion Jerusalem
Who spoke at Jerusalem about the Gentiles being included Peter

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

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

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

Acts Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Suffer
Serve
Mission
John
Cleanse
Fellowship
Repent
Prayer
Persecute
Teaching
Received
Spoken
Promise
Galilee
Baptized
Judaea
Samaria
Jerusalem
Resurrection
Ascended
Peter
Chosen
Apostles
Kingdom
Christ
Paul
Saul
Stephen
Sadducees
Priests
Power
Holy Spirit
Witness
Savior
Saved
Synagogues
Damascus
Righteous
Steadfast
Doctrine

Acts 15 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Acts
Dissension
Moses
Gospel
Multitude
Purifying
Confirming
Letters
Mark
Contention
Preached
One Accord
Audience
Grace
Pharisees
Silas
Saved
Prophets
Holy Ghost
Apostles
Gentiles
Jerusalem
Barnabas
Paul
circumcision
Antioch

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