English Vocabulary for The Life and Times of Jesus
Terms in this set (20)
Anything that stands for or represents something else
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Related to God
Wandering, moving about from place to place
Removal of the male foreskin
A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson
Kingdom of God
God's reign of justice, love, and peace
A chronic brain disorder leading to seizures
The Hebrew for Father or daddy
A Jewish festival celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
An assembly of Jewish religious leaders
Stations of the Cross
The 14 scenes that help us think and pray about Jesus' suffering, death and burial.
Consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
A binding agreement between two groups
To force someone to live in another country, banish
Saviour sent by God
A Hebrew word meaning "law," referring to the first five books of the Old Testament.
The portable sanctuary in which the Jews carried the Ark of the Covenant throughout their travels in the desert.
A roll of parchment or paper for writing or painting on.
Holy of Holies
The inner sanctuary of the Temple containing the Ark of the Covenant.