religion notes ch 2-4
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religion notes ch 2-4
fr. connors religion text book at gonzaga
what is magic?
the belief that we can control god
what is sacrilige?
the misuse of something sacred
what is simony?
the buying or selling of something sacred
what is athiesm?
the denial of the excistance of god
what name is forbidden by the jews to utter?
what is the sin of blasphemy?
to speak words of hatred, reproach or defiance against god
what is the explotation of gods name?
the sin of using god and faith as a means of making money
what is the sin of cursing?
asking god to hurt another person
what does the fifth commandment, though shalt not kill, forbid?
murder, euthanasia, suicide, unjust war
what is adultery?
sexual intercorse between to married people who are not married to eachother
what is chastity?
the intergration of a man in body and spirit
what is fornication?
having sex before marrige
what is a requirment for penance for stealing?
what is restitution?
returning the stolen object or the value to the victim
what is lying?
telling falsehood to someone who deserves the truth
what is coveting?
any intense form of human desire
what is forbidden by the 10th commandment?
piling up material things and living a meterial excistance
what is the decalogue?
the ten words or the ten commandments of god
what does "our father" mean?
that god acts as a father too us
what does hallowed mean?
blessed or sanctified
what does thy kingdom come mean?
the prayer for the fullfilment of the kingdom of god on earthy
what is our daily bread?
the eucharist or food for our spirit
what does amen mean?
so be it
what is a prayer?
raising ones heart and mind to god
what is a public prayer?
a prayer done by a group of christians when they gather for worship
what is a liturgical prayer?
prayers officially approved by the church
what is non liturgical prayer?
prayer not accepted as official prayers of the church
what is private prayer?
prayer used by christians when they pray by themselves
what is mental prayer?
prayer in which we use our own words to speak with god
vocal prayer is...
when we use prayers that have been written by someone else
what is the highest form of the liturgy?
the mass or the eucharist
what do we do in the eucharist?
when we solemnly recalland make the present the death and rising of the lord and recieve his sacred body and lbood as our spiritual food
what is the celebration of the sacrements?
a form of liturgical prayer
what is the benediction of the blessed sacrament?
showing the body of christ at mass
what is a monstrance?
a container to hold the host
what are the novenas?
nine days of prayer
what is a litany?
a leader recites petitions followed by the congragation saying a simple phrase
what is the rosary?
a way of meditation on the mysteries of life of jesus and his blessed mother
what is the examination of concience?
a way in which we stock how we stand with the lord at that particular moment
what does the acrynom acts stand for?
adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, supplication
what is adoration?
when we praise and humble ourselves before the lord
what is contrition?
when we say we're sorry for our sins
what is thanksgiving?
what is supplication?
asking god for stuff