1) Baptism, 2) Confession (Penance), 3) Communion (Eucharist) 4) Confirmation, 5) Anointing of the Sick, 6) Marriage, 7) Holy Orders
8 teachings of Jesus about how to be happy. True happiness comes from following these.
Blessed are the poor in spirit,
for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven
Blessed are those who mourn,
for they will be comforted
Blessed are the meek
for they shall inherit the earth.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for Righteousness,
for they shall be satisfied.
Blessed are the merciful
for they shall obtain mercy
Blessed are the pure in heart
for they shall see God
Blessed are the peacemakers
for they shall be called sons of God
Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake
for theirs is the kingdom of Heaven.
A native American from the Mohawk tribe who love Jesus even though her family treated her badly. Born in 1656 in New York and died 1680
St. Kateri Tekakwitha
Who founded (started) the Catholic Church
Who is the leader of the Catholic church? Who is in charge of the Church now that Jesus is in Heaven?
Who are the special helpers of the Bishop in doing the work of Jesus.
People who go to other countries to spread the Gospel.
A saint who was born in Czechoslovakia in 1811. He became a priest and then went to the United states. He worked very hard and was very holy. He became Bishop of Philadelphia. You can visit his shrine in Philadelphia today.
St. John Neumann
God light living inside our souls. It makes us Sons and daughter of God.
Prudence, justice, fortitude, and temperance. Supernatural virtues that help live this life for God.
Saint born in Assisi, Italy in 1193. She met St. Francis and became a nun. Her sisters joined her in the convent. She was know for her poverty and living only for Jesus. She was friends with St. Francis.
a physical sign that gives grace, started by Jesus
When a man is consecrated a Deacon, priest, or Bishop. (Holy Orders)
Faith, Hope and Charity. Supernatural virtues that help us believe, trust, and love God.
A saint who was from Poland. He was born in 1920 and lived through World War II. He became Pope in 1978 and died in 2005
St. John Paul II
A roman saint who as a young boy would bring the Jesus (The Eucharist) to prisoners. He was attacked on the way, but he would not give Jesus to them. They killed him. He lived around 258 AD and was a friend with Pope Sixtus.
A saint who grew up in France. Born in 1786. He wanted to be a priest but was not very smart. God helped him pass his tests. He was a priest in the town of Ars, France. Thousands of people went to confession to him.