Religion

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Religion
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  1. Someone who is killed for the Catholic Faith
    Martyr
  2. A sin that turns you completely away from God
    Mortal Sin
  3. The understanding that the bread and wine truly change into the body and blood of Jesus
    Transubstantiation
  4. A sin that weakens our relationship with God
    Venial Sin
  5. The ability to make our own choices
    Free Will
  6. A belief in no God
    Atheism
  7. Christians embarked on several military campaigns to reconquer the Holy Land
    Crusades
  8. The Pope and Bishops don't make errors with the documents of the Church
    Infallibility
  9. The public prayer of the Church
    Liturgy
  10. The basic element of prayer which is defined as giving glory to God joyfully, just because God is God
    Praise
  11. A virtue that allows a person to love themselves as well as others with integrity and faithfulness
    Chastity
  12. The basic awareness of rights and wrong written by the Creator in the hearts of all people
    Natural Law
  13. The basic element of prayer which we ask for God's help on behalf of others
    Intercession
  14. Relating to the Church
    Ecclesial
  15. Reveal the way of living that characterizes God's kingdom
    Beatitudes
  16. A belief or a collection of beliefs that rejects one or more of the revealed truths of the faith
    Heresy
  17. People who were non-Jewish
    Gentiles
  18. Refers to a cultural and political atmosphere that came into existence during a period in Europe when nearly everyone was Catholic and Catholicism influenced every aspect of people's lives
    Christendom
  19. A journey to a shrine or other holy place for spiritual and devotional reasons
    Pilgrimage
  20. A severe penalty imposed by the Church for serious sins against the Catholic religion; it means that a person can no longer participate in the sacramental life of the Church
    Excommunication
  21. The buying and selling of spiritual things, spiritual services, or Church offices
    Simony
  22. The task of writing a creed to express the full divinity and full humanity of Jesus
    Council of Nicea 

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