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a gift of grace from god
- a call from God to all members of the Church to embrace a life of holiness.
- foundational call,
Vocations: ordained minister, a vowed religious sister or brother, christian marriage, or single life (celibate gift of self to God & one's neighbor)
St. Augustine of Hippo: "You have made us for yourself, O Lord, and our hearts are restless until they rest in you."
Catechism of the Catholic Church
"to live in communion with God"
"to hand on", passing on gospel message
- through this and sacred scripture, we know that God himself has satisfied the human longing for communion with him in the Incarnation of Jesus
- the church, which he founded, is our connection to jesus
jewish writer about his experiences while a prisoner in a nazi concentration camp during WWII
- secrets to survival: love & spiritual life
sacraments of initiation
baptism, confirmation, and the eucharist.
baltimore catechism - "the meaning of life"
- implied that happiness is for the next world only & not for this one.
the teachings of Jesus that describe the actions and attitudes that should characterize Christians to find genuine meaning and happiness.
book of deuteronomy
contains description of abraham (abram): "my father was a refugee Aramean".
nomad who herded sheep, traveling from one part of the land to another.
call of david
Samuel set out and found jesse. Samuel with the horn of oil in hand, anoited jesse's youngest david.
call of samuel
servant in the temple to the priest Eli. In his sleep, he heard the lord calling him 3x. then told eli, knowing his mission was to spread God's message.
call of jeremiah
"I don't know how to speak, I am too young!", filled with self doubt (Why me?)
includes god's covenant with israel, jesus, eternal son, sent by the father to redeem us.
call of nathanael
nate's friend philip introduced him to jesus. As told in the gospel of john, jesus finds nate under a fig tree.
call of peter
john the baptist pointed out jesus to andrew & andrew brought his brother peter. 2nd call, he denied jesus 3x.
Age of Reason
age which a person can be morally responsible (7 yrs old).
perfumed olive oil used in baptism, confirmation, & holy orders.
the grace that heals our human nature wounded by sin and restores our friendship with God
god's interventions and support for us in everyday moments of our lives. Important for conversion and for continuing growth
graces specific to each of the 7 sacraments
special graces of the holy spirit, given to individuals to help us live out our commitment to a state in life and carry out the responsibilities of that state. "Favor" "gratuitous gift".
Gospel of John
commandment: love one another
- also washing of feet, loving service even of the lowliest kind
Gospel of Mark
1st written, jesus teaching on the Great Commandment.
- Jesus tells the Shemas: "O hear Israel! The Lord our God is Lord alone!"
Gospel of Matthew
Sermon on the Mount passage, The description of that love in Jesus' teaching on love of enemies.
Gospel of Luke
collection of parables including the Good Samaritan, "love of enemies".
greek word meaning "learner", one who has made the decision to learn from him.
"to call out", to call together an assembly or convocation. NT greek word.
Who were the "People of God" in the New Testament
baptized catholics who haven't received holy orders. religious and nonordained brothers and sisters are considered this too. "Laypeople"
christian person's activity that fulfills the spostolic nature of the church.
a person God chooses to speak his message of salvation
a priest or other person who is experienced and knowledgeable about faith, prayer, and spirituality.
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