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Religious Key Concepts and Definitions 🌸
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Being responsible for others/having power
A community of believers
Being dedicated to something
A group of people with something in common
When a community collapses due to a lack of co-operation, communication and sharing
Trying to get along with people and working together for the good of the community
A particular branch of religion
The attempts that Christians make to understand and respect each other and to grow together in a more unified way
To place your trust in a God or gods and follow the teachings of a religion
a person who sets up something that lasts
The unique characteristics of a person or group
That which motivates people to believe in something
Communication and understanding between people from different major world religions
Guidance given by those in a position of authority
The type of work a person does within their community of faith
Putting outer religious beliefs into practice
Spreading the message of God
Belief in and worship of a god or gods
Being dedicated to your faith
When a lack of trust and deepening hatred towards other religions lead to problems in society and is difficult to heal
a surprising and previously unknown fact, especially one that is made known in a dramatic way.
The part so,done plays in a community
A set of writing that is seen as holy and may be used in prayer
Hatred of people because they belong to a different religious group
Doing something for others
Giving something to others
What a community sees as important and central to its work
A calling from God to fulfill a particular purpose or mission in life.
The history of the Jewish people, including politics, culture and religion
A title meaning 'anointed one'. Jesus is a spiritual leader sent by God
Conflict with authority
The tension between Jesus and those in power, such as the Pharisees
Following the call of Jesus in thought, word and deed
A Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine.
A person who proclaims the Good News of Jesus Christ
Evidence from oral and written traditions
How information about Jesus went from the spoken to the written word
a sacred area of the middle east that includes the city of jerusalem
Kingdom of God
A way of living based on Jesus' message of truth, justice, peace and love
Witness to the saving message of Christ through the sacrifice of one's life.
something done or built to help people remember someone or an event
The hope of the Jewish people that a new leader, a Messiah, would bring them to freedom
An amazing cure or deed performed by Jesus to show the power and love of God
an important assignment carried out for political, religious, or commercial purposes, typically involving travel.
A person who spreads his or her religious beliefs to others
When God's reign will come in fullness, restoring all things to the way God designed them
a short tale that teaches a moral; similar to but shorter than an allegory
the feast on which Jewish people remember the miraculous way that God saved them from death and slavery in ancient Egypt
Birthday of the Church
People of god
Those born into the Church through faith in Christ and Baptism.
Jesus' presence (existence) after the resurrection was an everlasting one
Jesus's rise from the dead
All the lands that Rome ruled at the time of Jesus, including the Holy Land.
Being willing to give up something for the sake of others
Son of god
Son of man
A title Jesus used to refer to himself. It emphasizes both Jesus' humanity and divinity.
Relating to a synopsis or summary; giving a general view
Jesus chose to share his meals with all to show that God's kingdom was for everyone
The change that occurred in Jesus after the resurrection, making him alive in a new way
To see and give evidence about something
The holy place in Jerusalem where Jewish people gathered to worship God
a place for worship for Jewish faith
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