seven main liturgical signs of the Church given to us by Jesus Christ
The sacraments make us:
sharers in the saving work of Christ and in the life of the Holy Trinity through the power of the Holy Spirit.
In the celebration of the sacraments, the Church uses
words, objects and actions.
What are the Sacraments of Christian Initiation?
Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist
What are the Sacraments of Healing?
Reconciliation and Anointing of the Sick
What are the Sacraments at the Service of Communion?
Holy Orders and Matrimony
All of the sacraments are celebrations of our ____.
People who preach the Gospel and invite people to be baptized and become disciples of Jesus
A missionary who was a member of the Society of Jesus who baptized many foreigners?
St. Francis Xavier
The Church teaches us that for believers in Jesus Christ, the sacraments are necessary for _____________.
the first sacrament we receive
In Baptism we are joined to ____________.
In Baptism we become members of the
Church and are reborn as adopted children of God.
In Baptism we receive the gift of the _________.
What sins are forgiven in Baptism?
Original sin and all personal sins
How many times can you receive the sacrament of Baptism?
only one time
What sacrament strengthens the graces of Baptism?
How many times can you receive the sacrament of Confirmation?
Who performs Confirmation?
the bishop or a priest delegated by the bishop
The bishop does 3 things during Confirmation:
lays his hand on our head
anoints our forehead with Oil of Chrism
Says the words: "(Name) be sealed with the Gift of the Holy Spirit
In Confirmation we receive what gift in a fuller way?
The Holy Spirit fills us with special _________ in Confirmation.
In Confirmation, we are marked as belonging to ________ forever.
We are strengthened by the Gifts of the Holy Spirit to share the __________ ________ of all God has doen for us in Jesus Christ.
What are the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit?
wisdom, understanding, right judgement, courage, knowledge, reverence and wonder/awe
When we celebrate the Eucharist, we listen to the Word of God and share int he Eucharistic Banquet by receiving the ___________.
Body and Blood of Christ
Jesus gave us the Eucharist at the ___________.
In the Eucharist, the whole Church on earth and in heaven joins with ________.
We give _______ and ____________ to God the Father through the power of the Holy Spirit.
In the Eucharist, who is present in the celebration?
Christ is present in the Eucharist...how?
in the people gathered for worship
in the priest who leads the celebration
in the Word of God proclaimed in Sacred Scripture
most especially under the appearance of bread and wine
What do the bread and wine become in the Eucharist?
Body and Blood of Jesus Christ
Through the sacrament of the Eucharist we are made sharers in God's life and in the saving work of Christ's ___________.
How many times can receive the Eucharist?
As many times as we like.
A group of Chrisitans joined to serve food to poor people. They now have over 44,000 workers and help fight hunger in many nations.
Bread for the World