greek for the "anoited one".This title is used in refernece to Jesus because he accomplished perfectly the devin mission of Priest,Prophet, and King all of whom were anointed in the Old Covanant
the second King of Isreal, a "man after God's own heart. " God made a new covenant with all the nations through David
the acceptance of a person by God as his child in Baptism. This consoling mystery brings each Christian a spirit of sincerity and trust while filling him or her with love and wonder.
of, or pertaining to, God
theological term that describes Christ as one Person with two natures, divine and human
the name applied to the coming Messiah by Isaiah: it means "God with us".
hebrew for "anointed". Anointed was the Old Testament used to commission one for a special task. This is used in refernece to Jesus, because he accomplished perfectly the divine mission of Priest, Prophet, and KIng, signfied by his the Christ, or Anointed of God.
the new "dispensation" or order, established by God in Jesus Christ to succeed and perfect the old covenant
son of man
old testament prophetic term fot the Messiah. Christ applied this term to himself on several occasions
the divine-human actions of Jesus. Because Christ's human nature is untied to his divine nature, the human acts of Christ can be regarded as divine-human acts
an individual substance of a rational nature, complete in itself,incommunicable, and possesing responsibilities and rights as well as the essential elementsof distinctiveness, uniqueness,intelligence, and will
a jewish festival, fifty days after the Passover, celebratng the giving of the Law to Moses at Sinai. Fifty days after the Resurrection, the holy spirit was manifested,given, and communicated to the Church, fulfilling the mission of Christ. This is the "Birthday" of the Church.