Terms in this set (56)
Communion with him
Each person has been created with longing to know God and to live in
Attend true happiness
Responding to gods of the Tatian to live in communion with him is the path by which we may
What allows us to know God through the natural world and through human reason?
What contains the written accounts of God's divine revelation to the Jewish people in early Christians?
Sacred scripture and sacred tradition
Are the means by which divine revelation is shared with every generation
Deposit of faith
The heritage of faith contained in sacred scripture and sacred tradition
God self communication through which he makes known the mystery of his divine plan
Dr. of the church
A title officially bestowed by the church on saints who are highly esteemed for their theological writings as well as their personal holiness
The proofs developed by this scholastic theologians, and the teachings of region church councils
The passing of the gospel message
The use of philosophical methods to better understand the revealed truth
The church is living teaching office which consist of all bishops in communion with the pope
The process by which God makes himself known to human reason through the created world
Gods manifestation of themselves in a visible for him to enrich human understanding of him
Which term is used to describe how the Holy Spirit inspired human authors to write the books of the Bible?
The spoken word on the written word were instrumental in the development of what?
What task focuses on two levels of meaning in sacred scripture, the literal and the spiritual sense?
Intent of the passage
The literary form of a passage from sacred Scripture can help us to understand the
What term involves thoughtful interputation of scripture in order to understand what God is communicating to us?
Books of law, historical, wisdom, prophetic.
What are the four categories of the books in the Old Testament?
The Gospels, acts of the apostles, Pauline letters, non-Pauline letters, book of revelation
What are the five categories of the new testament books?
The critical interpretation explanation of sacred scripture
The doctrine that of the books of sacred scripture are free from error regarding the truth God wishes to reveal for our sake of salvation
The collection of books of the Bible that the church recognizes at the inspired word of God
The interpretation of the Bible that takes into account the various contexts for understanding
The divine assistance of the Holy Spirit gave the authors of the books of the Bible so the could write in human words the message of salvation God wanted to communicate
A scholar specializing in critical explanation of biblical texts
The interpretation of the Bible and Christian doctrine based on the literalist meaning of the Bibles words
The descendants of Abraham and Sarah who became known as the Israelites after the exodus and were later called Judeans or Jews
Laws of Moses
The first five books of the Old Testament which were also call the books of law, or the Torah
Genres, or literary forms
Different kinds of writing determined by the literary technique content tone and purpose
The handing on of the message of God saving plan through the words and deeds
Greek word meaning five books, referring to the first five books of the Old Testament
A hebrew Word meaning law
Under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, the synthesis in written form of the message of salvation that has been passed down in the oral tradition
The biblical patriarchs and holy woman
Who are our ancestors in faith?
The book of Genesis
What book in the Bible helps us to understand what God is like in how sin entered the world?
The book of Exodus
What book recounts the story of God saving actions on behalf of the Israelites?
Arc of the covenant
A secret chest that house the tablets of the 10 Commandments placed within the sanctuary where God would come and dwell
Canaanite of earth that the Israelites worshiped when they fell away from God
K tonight of fertility that The Israelites worshiped when they fell away from God
The period in Israelite history during which the Israelites of the ancient kingdom of Judah were held captive As slaves in Babylon
The Hebrew word meaning God is with us
The 11 men and one woman who serve the Hebrew people as tribe leaders, military commanders, Arbiters of dispute, and enliveners pf faith
The bread like food that God miraculously provided for the chosen people during their wandering in the desert
The Jewish belief in expectation that the Messiah would come to protect, Unite, and lead Israel to freedom
The night the lord Pastor over the houses of Israel's marked of the blood of the lamb and spared the first born sons from death
And Egyptian ruler
The time before the invention of writing and recording data
The land God promised to the children of Abraham. (Canaan)
A message communicated by profits on behalf of God, usually a message of divine direction or consolation for the profits own time
A prophetic term for the small portion of people who will be saved because of their faithfulness to God
The covenant established with the Israelites in Mount Sinai that renewed God's covenant with Abraham's descendants
Stump of Jesse
A phrase taken from Isaiah 11:1 the traces Jesus his lineage to Jessie's son, King David
Sometimes called the decalogue, The List of 10 norms, or rules of moral behavior, that God gave Moses and that are the bases of ethical conduct
The most secret of the old testament names for God, which he revealed to Moses, that means I am who am