Religion Ch. 12
Terms in this set (36)
the foundation members of the new people of God; the Church
father; head of the Church
successors of the Apostles who have received the fullness of the Priesthood
another way of looking at the new community of God
people of God
a title for the church that reminds us that the church is a visible community of people who are chosen by God to be his own
mystical body of Christ
a name for the Church; reminds us that we are all united to Jesus
communion of saints
found in the Apostles Creed; reminds us that the Church's membership can be found in 3 places- heaven, purgatory, & earth
4 marks of the church
special signs that point out the true Church of Jesus
they meet in the sistene chapel to elect the next pope
can do all the sacraments except for Holy Orders and must have permission to perform confirmation
assists the priest and can also be married
nuns and some munks
all the members of the catholic church
this word means universal
why did Jesus choose 12 Apostles? why not 10 or 11?
because of there was 12 tribes of Israel
who founded our church?
what does this bible passage mean? Jesus said to Peter, "whatever you bind on Earth, shall be bound in Heaven and whatever you loose on Earth shall be loosed in Heaven."
that what you have on earth will stay with you forever and whatever you lost on earth will be lost forever
In what places can the church be found?
Heaven, Purgatory, and Earth
How did the early christians act toward Peter?
they recognized him as the head of the Church and all the apostles
who are the successors of the apostles?
why did Jesus change Peter's name?
to show that he had a new mission in the Church
in which book of the bible do we find the passage where Jesus makes Peter the head of the Church?
led the Church in Jerusalem and then traveled to Antioch, Corinth, and finally Rome
Traveled to Greece as a missionary
James the Greater
first apostle to be martyred, Killed by King Herod with a sword
leader of the churches in Asia, was exiled to Patmos and later returned to Ephesus
Traveled to Greece to preach
preached in Armenia
Preached to the Parthians, Medes and Persians and then traveled to India
may have traveled to Ethiopia or Persia
James the Lesser
first bishop of Jerusalem
traveled to Persia
Traveled to Mesopotamia and then on to Persia
Betrayed Jesus and committed suicide
what does pope mean?
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