Theology Section 3 Test

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  1. a less serious offense against the will of God that diminishes one's personal character.
    Venial Sin
  2. An action so contrary to the will of God that it results in complete separation from God and his grace
    Mortal Sin
  3. The grace that heals our human nature wounded by sin and restores us to friendship with God by giving us a share in the divine life of the trinity
    Sanctifying Grace
  4. Faith, hope, and love come from God and lead us to God
    Theological Virtues
  5. state of eternal life and union with God
  6. The state or permanent sparation from God, reserved for those who freely and consciously choose to reject God.
  7. A state of final pruification or cleansing, which one may need following death and before entry into heaven
  8. directly seeing God in heaven
    beatific vision
  9. a group of heretical religious movements that claimed salvation comes from secret knowledge available only to the elite initiated in that region.
  10. something that can be spoiled or contaminated or made rotten, especially to be made morally perverted
  11. the study and proper interpretation of the Scriptures
  12. to be sinless and without guilt before God. Can also be used as a noun
  13. when the opposite ends of an equation or an event balance each other or have similar properties of characteristics
  14. a statement that seems contradictory or opposed to common sense and yet is true
  15. Jesus' passage from humanity into divine glory in God's heavenly domain forty days after his Resurrection. It is from this domain that Jesus will come again.
  16. the passage of Jesus from death to new life one the third day after his crucifixion. the heart of the Paschal mystery and the basis of our hope in the resurrection from the dead.
  17. great spiritual leaders
    • Moses
    • Confucius
    • Buddha
    • Mohammed
  18. Christ's _____ and resurrection are closely related
  19. Jesus reveals himself to ____ at the tomb
    Mary Magdalene
  20. we can trust the _______ _______ of the new testament
    historical validity
  21. many Gnostics believed that a human is composed of two parts a ___- and ____
    • body is bad
    • soul is good
  22. Saint Paul's  Arguments
    • the Resurrection really happened
    • Christ's resurrection is proof of our resurrection
    • A resurrected body is a transformed body
  23. Qualities of earth body
    • corruptible
    • dishonorable
    • weak
    • natural body
  24. qualities of resurrected body
    • incorruptible
    • honorable
    • powerful
    • spiritual body
  25. Jesus cast _ demons out of Mary magdela
  26. saint _____ of _____ was known for his biblical exegesis
    melito of sardis
  27. hell in hebrew and greek
    • sheol
    • hades
  28. implications of the ascension
    • Jesus has full authority over earth, heaven,hell
    • All humanity can go to Heaven
    • Jesus is more present now than before his death
  29. the suffering of Jesus during his final days in his life; his agony at the garden at Gathsemane, trial and crucifixion
  30. these were Jewish priests of high rank in the Temple. They had administrative authority and presided over improtant Temple functions and were proably leaders in the Sanhedrin
    chief priests
  31. "one who is sent", reffered to any missionary of the church during the new testament period. twelve companions chosen by Jesus. special witnesses of Jesus on whose ministry the early Church was built and whos successors are the bishops
  32. An assembly of Jewish religious leaders—chief priests, rabbis, scribes, and elders—who functioned as the supreme council and tribunal during the time of Christ
  33. A word used to describe Roman governors. These men had administrative and legal authority over a province or region of the Roman Empire
  34. speech or actions that show disrespect or irreverence for God; also, claiming to have the powers of God or to be God
  35. the dead body of christ
  36. special prayer forms with visual elements
    • the stations of the cross
    • the mysteries of the rosary
  37. When did things come to a head for Jesus
    When he came to Jerusalem
  38. who did Jesus cast out of the temple
  39. at Passover Jesus identifies himself as _____ because his blood was shed and flesh was eaten
    Paschal Lamb
  40. Where does Jesus go after Passover meal?
    the garden of Gethsemane
  41. what was jesus guilty of
  42. hill Jesus was crucified on
  43. dramatic events after Jesus' death
    • an eclipse
    • an earthquake
    • splitting of the veil of the Temple
  44. three metaphors for Jesus' death
    • the suffering servant
    • the paschal lamb
    • ransom for many
  45. wrote hymns to combat herosies
    Saint Ephraim of Syria
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Theology Section 3 Test
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Theology Section Test

Theology Section 3 Test
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