Theology Book 1 Test

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  1. "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
  2. directly seeing God in heaven
    beatific vision
  3. speech or actions that show disrespect or irreverence for God; also, claiming to have the powers of God or to be God
  4. Specially prepared priests to whom the spiritual care of a special group of people, such as hospital patients, military personnel, or migrants, is entrusted.
  5. The virtue by which people are able to successfully and healthfully integrate their sexuality into their total person; recognized as one of the fruits of the Holy Spirit. Also one of the vows of religious life.
  6. 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
  7. the tendency of all human beings toward sin, as a result of Original Sin.
  8. something that can be spoiled or contaminated or made rotten, especially to be made morally perverted
  9. Also called the Mass of Lord's Supper, and based on a word for "thanksgiving," it is the central Christian liturgical celebration, established by Jesus at the Last Supper. In the eucharist the sacrificial death and Resurrection of Jesus are both remembered and renewed. The term sometimes refers specifically to the consecrated bread and wine that have become the Body and Blood of Christ.
    eucharist, the
  10. the study and proper interpretation of the Scriptures
  11. The act of freeing someone from demonic possession. exorcisms are also part of the Church's worship and prayer life, calling on the name of Christ to protect us from the power of Satan.
  12. a group of heretical religious movements that claimed salvation comes from secret knowledge available only to the elite initiated in that region.
  13. state of eternal life and union with God
  14. The state or permanent sparation from God, reserved for those who freely and consciously choose to reject God.
  15. The culmination or goal of God's plan of salvation, the kingdom of God is announced by the Gospel and present in Jesus Christ. The kingdom is the reign or rule of God over the hearts of people and, as a consequence of that, the development of a new social order based on unconditional love. The fullness o God's kingdom will not be realized until the end of time. Also called the Reign of God or the kingdom of Heaven.
    kingdom of God
  16. To focus strictly on what the law requires without considering the truth the law is intended to promote. Jesus taught that all law must be an expression of love for God and love for our neighbor.
  17. An action so contrary to the will of God that it results in complete separation from God and his grace
    mortal Sin
  18. the sin of the first human beings who disobeyed God's command by choosing to follow their own will and thus lost their original holiness and became subject to death; the fallen state of human nature that affects every person born into the world
    original sin
  19. the second coming of Christ at the end of time, fully realizing God's plan and the glorification of humanity
  20. The night the Lord passed over the houses of the Israelites marked by the blood of the lamb, and spared the firstborn sons from death. It also is the feast that celebrates the deliverance of the Chosen People from bondage in Egypt and the Exodus from Egypt to the Promised Land.
  21. paschal Mystery
    Christ's passion death and resurrection
  22. A word used to describe Roman governors. These men had administrative and legal authority over a province or region of the Roman Empire
  23. A state of final pruification or cleansing, which one may need following death and before entry into heaven
  24. From the Latin redemption, meaning "a buying back"; to redeem something is to pay the price for its freedom. In the Old Testament, it refers to Yahweh's deliverance of Israel and , in the New Testament, to Christ's deliverance of all Christians from the forces of sin. Christ our Redeemer paid the price to free us from te slavery of sin and bring about our redemption.
  25. 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.
  26. to be sinless and without guilt before God. Can also be used as a noun
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. Faith, hope, and love come from God and lead us to God
    theological Virtues
  30. a less serious offense against the will of God that diminishes one's personal character.
    venial Sin
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Theology Book 1 Test
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Theology Book Test

Theology Book 1 Test
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