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Parts of the Catholic Church

Different parts of the Catholic Church
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Baptismal Font
a basin of blessed water
Sconces
candles on the wall where the bishop blessed our church when our church was built
Stained Glass Windows
special windows that have pictures including, Jesus, Mary, & Joesph
quietly
how you pray
Relics
3 circles hidden behind the alter
Tabernacle
a box where the concecrated hosts are kept
Vesting Room
a room where all the robes for the preists and alter servers are kept
Holy Sink
a sink that leads directly to the ground, extra wine and hosts are poured down this sink
Stations of the Cross
a "story" of Jesus' Life
genuflect
kneeling toward the tabernacle before and after you enter a pew
Bishop Edward Cullen
bishop of our church
Msgr. Sacks
our pastor
candles
they are red and are in the back of the church near the chapel, if someone you know is in need of prayer you can light one of these
Alter
the area in front of the church where the reader, priest, deacon, or any other special person is allowed to stand and/or speak during mass
Gathering Space
an area outside of the church where people can talk and enjoy themselves before and after mass
Pew
where the people sit during mass
Chapel
a smaller church in the back of the church