Theology chapter 3
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Theology chapter 3
The “C” in RCIA stands for
The “I” in RCIA stands for
The “A” in RCIA stands for
The Church calls ______________“our father in faith.”
St. _______wrote, "Be doers of the word, and not merely hearers who deceive themselves."
Most religions originated from
a profound experience of the Transcendent that led to doctrines, worship and ethics
“Religion” can be described as ___
a life stance, a spiritual tradition, and an institutional structure
The three Sacraments of Christian Initiation are
Baptism,Confirmation, and Eucharist
Other than "church," the Greek word ekklēsia can be translated as
a convocation or assembly
The essential characteristics of the Church founded by Jesus Christ are called the
What are the four marks
One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic
“Universal” is a synonym for the Mark of the Church otherwise called
The _____________ summarize the values of the Kingdom of God and the Church.
"The domestic church" refers to
the Christian family
The foundational principle that guides people of faith is known to Christians as the _______________ ____________.
A life of faith is always a life of conversion that calls us to do our best.
A religion helps people to join with others and “put their faith to work.”
All major religions place special emphasis on the Golden Rule.
In the Catholic Church the Magisterium has the primary responsibility for appointing bishops.
No one can believe alone just as no one can live alone.
RCIA stands for “Rite of Church Indoctrination of Adolescents.”
The Church is the visible plan of God’s love for humanity.
The human person is by nature and calling a religious being and is created to live in communion with God.
The Sacrament of Baptism is the doorway to the Church.
Arabic word used by Muslims for God
communion with the Pope, St. Peter’s successor
a way that Christians refer to the Ultimate Mystery
people of God
Body of Christ
Hindu term for the Ultimate Mystery
turning around one’s life toward God
heritage of faith contained in Scripture and Tradition
Deposit of Faith
communion with God, the Holy Trinity
a set of beliefs and practices followed by a community of people of faith
for Jews, the sacred name of God
In what country did Hinduism originate?
The Hindu belief in more than one birth is called
One of the practices of Hinduism which involves sitting quietly and repeating a mantra is called
The ____________________ system is a social system which developed as part of Hinduism in which a person’s station in life is determined by birth.
The followers of Islam are called ________
The most sacred book of Islam is _________
The man who founded Islam was named _________
The pilgrimage to Mecca which all followers of Islam should make is called the ________
Mecca, the holiest city of Islam, is located in what country? __________
The Arabic word Islam means
Approximately how many Muslims are there in the world today?
More than one billion
Muslims believe they should pray:
Five times each day
Muslims believe they should:
Give a portion of what they have to the poor
Muhammad, the founder of Islam was:
orphaned at a young age