the study of the existence or the attributes of God
A focus on the inner life of God as a Trinity of three divine Persons without consideration of God's relationship to human beings or his creation work.
The active work and inseparable work of the Triune God- Father, Son, Holy Spirit- in Salvation History
The quality "of one being" in the relationship between all the divine Persons of the Trinity- Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. so the Son and the Holy Spirit have the exact same nature as the Father, the first person of the Trinity
divine missions of the Blessed Trinity
The distinctive works of God's saving intervention in the world-creation, Salvation,and sancitfication. Although creation is attributed to the Father, Salvation to the son and sancitfication to the Holy Spirit all there Persons of the Trinity act as one and are fully present in all the missions
A "holy one" of God who lives in union with God through the grace of Jesus Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit and whom God rewards with eternal life in Heaven
The visit of the angel Gabriel to Mary to tell her that she would be the Mother of God and give birth to the Savior
The dogmatic teaching of the Catholic Church that when the earthly life of Mary was completed, she was taken body and soul into the presence of God. Mary was granted this grace the church says because she is the sinless Mother of God
The dogma proclaimed in Christian Tradition and defined in 1854, that from the first moment of her conception, Mary--by the singular grace of God and by virtue of the merits of Jesus Christ--was preserved immune from original sin
a greek term for Mary meaning "God bearer" or "birth mother of God" that was first used by the Council of Ephesus in AD 432
Catholic teaching proposed by the Magisterium in the union with the Pope, that is declared to be totally free of error. Infallibillity is a gift if the Spirit whereby the Pope and bishops are preserved from error when proclaming a doctrine related to the Christian faith or morals
Another name for the Holy Spirit
God's gift of friendship and life that enables us to share his life and love
the forgiving of our sins in order to welcome us into a right relationship with God through out faith in Jesus Christ
gifts of the Holy Spirit
Seven spiritual gifts from the holy church and her members especially at Baptism and Confirmation.
a spiritual gift given by God to individuals to help build up the strengthen he Church
fruits of the Holy Spirit
Spiritual perfections that result from the Holy Spirit living in us.
Fruits if the Holy Spirit are:
charity joy peace patience kindness goodness generosity gentleness faithfulness modesty self control and chastity
Gifts of the Holy Spirit are:
wisdom understanding knowledge counsel fortitude