Old Testament
the part of the Bible that is known as the Hebrew Scriptures
New Testament
the part of the Bible is also know as the Christian Scriptures
10 Commandments
the name of the collection of laws given to God by Moses
Apostles Creed
the prayer that lists all of our major catholic beliefs
Liturgy of the Word, Liturgy of the Eucharist
the two parts of the mass
Our Father
the name of the prayer that Jesus gave us
the liturgical season that precedes Christmas
the liturgical season that precedes Easter
the prayer that helps us meditate on the important events in Jesus' and Mary's lives
Archdiocese of Cincinnati
the archdiocese Incarnation School is part of
Jesus' Resurrection
What do we celebrate on Easter
Jesus' Birth
what do we celebrate on Christmas
It is Jesus' Body and Blood
what do we believe about the Holy Eucharist?
no eating food an hour before receiving Eucharist
how do we prepare for receive the Holy Eucharist?
they are cleansed of sin and welcomed into the church
what happens, spiritually, to a person being baptized?
your sins are forgiven by God
what happens during the sacrament of Reconciliation?
anyone with the right intention
who can perform the sacrament of Baptism?
St. Peter
who was the first pope of the Catholic Church?
Pope Benedict XVI
our current pope
Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
the names of the four Gospel writers
to be a Christian but not a Catholic
What does it mean to be Protestant?
Archbishop Schnurr
the archbishop of our archdiocese
Father Stretch
the pastor of our parish
Father Scott
the name of the associate pastor at our parish
the laying on of hands, anointing with oil, and the words, "You are sealed with the gift of the Holy Spirit"
the outward signs of Confirmation
Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation, Matrimony, Holy Orders, Healing of the Sick, and Reconciliation
the seven sacraments
Baptism, Confirmation, Holy Communion
sacraments of initiation
the Lenten practice we observe on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday
what Lenten practice do we observe on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, and all other Fridays during Lent?
courage, knowledge, wisdom, wonder and awe, reverence, understanding, and right judgement
the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit
the truth that the son of God, the second Person of the Blessed Trinity, became man and lived among us
Blessed Trinity
the three Divine Persons in one God; God the Father, God the Son, God th eHoly Spirit
someone who dies rather than deny their faith
canonized saint
a follower of Christ who lived an exemplary life, has been thoroughly investigated by the Church, and is specially recognized by the Church
a perfumed oil, consecrated by the bishop during Holy week, that's used in anointing those who are being baptized, Confirmed, or consecrated in Holy orders
the day on which the Holy Spirit came to Jesus' first Church disciples as Jesus promised; marks the beginning of the Church
mortal sin
a sin that breaks your connection with God
venial sin
a sin that weakens your connection with God