understanding scripture Ch 1
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Sacred Tradition and Sacred Scripture
Name the two original sources for catholic teaching. (Makes up the Deposit of Faith)
The inerrant and inspired word of God. - God spoke to make creation happen, Jesus is the word of God.... therefore creation came through Jesus.
Living transmission of the Bible / the Church by word or writing
A word meaning without error
"breathed in" - God himself guided the authors of the Bible
What is the divinely chosen interpreter of Scripture?
incapable of making error
allegorical, moral, and anagogical
List and define the 3 spiritual senses of the Bible.
The sixth covenant
In what covenant period are we living?
Liturgy of the Hours
What prayer does the church recommend to lay people?
rule or measure
What does the word "canon" mean?
Books of the Old Testament - Books that the protestants have rejected
What are "deuterocanoical" books?
He is the new Adam
What does Jesus' genealogy indicate?
Law, History, Wisdom, Prophecy
What are the four main types of books in the Old Testament?
Torah, Pentateuch,, book of moses
What are the other names for the books of the Law?
What does the word Pentateuch mean?
Who came to fulfill the Old Testament?
Where is the old testament perfected?
genesis, exodus, Leviticus, numbers, Deuteronomy
Which books are known as the books of the Law?
yawhus, deuteronomistic, preiestly
what are the names of the four sources which contributed to the compilation of the Pentateuch?
the history of the peoople of israel (jews)
what do the historical books describe?
ruth, judith, esther
which three books of the old testament are named for women?
which book includes many religious homes attributed to David?
because their books are shorter
why are the books from Hosea to Malachi called "minor prophets"?
it fulfills the old testament
What does the New Testament accomplish?
David and Abraham
Which two historical figures does Matthew mention as ancestors of Jesus Christ at the beginning of his Gospel?
Who was the main audience for Matthew's Gospel?
Which gospel represents the tradition taught by peter?
Gentile Christians in rome
who was mark's main audience?
He is straightforward
How does Mark relate his gospel?
Who was Luke's audience?
Who were most likely John's main audience?
The acts of the apostles
Which book gives us a reliable history of the early church?
Who wrote the acts of the apostles?
Who wrote the bulk of the Epistles in the new testament?
Which of the Epistles are called "catholic epistles"?