the historical period from around A.D. 500 up to around A.D. 1500
distortion of Christianity
most important characteristic of the Middle Ages
the original disciples (minus Judas) plus Paul
one of the Apostles that Christ made a special appearance to
the part of the Bible saying that the Savior would come
the part of the Bible saying that the Savior had come
the most common form of the Greek language
the time when the New Testament was completed
the time when most people accepted the New Testament as part of the Bible
where the first Christain church was located
an assembly or body of people
the religion of the Jews
presbuteros or "priest"
"overseer" or "superintendant"
The Bible makes _________ the true Head of the church
worship in the early churches were _________
placed himself above God's Word
"universal" or "one"
a man who said the Church of Rome was supreme and came up with the idea of "Apostolic succession" and the "Petrine theory"
the idea that the Apostles appointed bishops as the successors and had as much "power" as the Apostles did
the idea that Christ made Peter the head of the catholic church and that Peter passed his power to the bishops of Rome the first to whom (after himself) he appointed
"papa" or "father" ruler of the Roman Catholic Church
wrote DEFENDER OF PEACE ; proved Irenaeus' ideas wrong
the religion stating Jesus was not God's son but rather a regular human being
the year when a meeting was placed to settle the disput between Arianism and Christianity
Council of Nicaea
affirmed Christ's divinity
placed all Arians under "a curse"
the first pope to be recognized as the supreme ruler of the church
the emperor who recognized Leo I as the supreme ruler over the church
the Lord's Supper
being cut off from the rulers of the church and therefore being denied the sacraments
the portion of the world in which Christianity prevails