writer of the Acts of the Apostles
the early Christian community/Church
described by the Acts of the Apostles
time span between Easter and Pentecost
about how long Jesus stays after he rises from the dead
the starting point of the early Church
Judea and Samaria
two places Christianity traveled
The ends of the world actually meant the ends of the ___________ _____________.
spread of Good News
the multi-cultural nature of the Church
literal meaning of "Catholic"
God shows no ____________ or ____________.
color for Pentecost
tongues of fire
symbol of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
Council of Jerusalem
settled the dispute allowing Gentiles to become Christians, not just Jews
Peter and Paul
two people who argued at the Council of Jerusalem
man who thinks only Jews can become Christians
man who thinks everyone can become Christians
Bishop of Jerusalem
man who was beheaded at the Council of Jerusalem
The early Christian community scattered to escape _____________.
Christians were _____________.
trials, beatings, imprisonment, and death
four penalties given to some Christians
someone who dies for their faith
synonym of martyr
first martyr of the Church
Saint Stephen is the patron saint of ___________.
Christians were persecuted by _________.
Gospel, Eucharist/other sacraments, service, love, joy, hope, faith, sharing goods/community, and prayer
meaning of "Eucharist"
trust in God's promises
belief in God
talking and listening to God
has care of the Church, is creative and unpredictable, gives power and wisdom, and guides the Church
the supreme authority
when we are sealed with the Spirit
holy oil of the Church used in Confirmation
Saul became ________.
first Apostle martyr
Paul was a well-educated _____________.
Paul's family social status
bought by Paul's family
trial and beheading
two rights of Roman citizenship
Paul was a bounty hunter of ______________.
Paul had a major _______________.
Paul wrote his letters in _____________.
number of letters Paul wrote while in prison
Paul is the patron saint of the ___________.