Study sets, textbooks, questions
Upgrade to remove ads
Unit 2 voc
Terms in this set (11)
1. means "witness" in Greek. Witnesses to the truth of faith who endure even death to be faithful to Christ.
1. : Christian writers who defend the Church against anti-Christian writings or heresies through the use of reason and intellectual defenses. An apologist "speaks in one's defense."
1. in earlier times it exclusively referred to a person who was polytheistic. Today a broader definition refers to a person holding religious beliefs other that those of one of the major world religions or being polytheistic.
higher beings or gods based on the belief system of a particular religion
the courage that Christians are called to embrace and rely on in order to evangelize and live their faith openly; also, one of the four cardinal virtues (along with temperance, justice, and prudence)
the physical remains or personal effects of a saint that are approved by the church for veneration.
Cycle of the liturgical seasons of Advent, Christmas, Ordinary time, Lent, Triduum, and Easter, organized around the major events of Jesus' life.
the day on the liturgical calendar commemorating a saint's entry into heaven, typically celebrated on or close to the day when a saint died.
People who are undergoing a period of study and spiritual preparation before receiving the Sacrament of Baptism
Those men from the first through eight centuries AD who were given this title based on their extensive teaching and writing about the Faith in order to help it grow and develop.
incorrect and otherwise errant understandings or teachings about certain doctrinal matters or dogmas; they are opposed to right teaching (orthodoxy).
Sets found in the same folder
Unit one Vocab
Saints unit 2
Unit 3 Church Fathers and First seven Ecumenical c…
Sets with similar terms
CFH Theology Chapters 13, 14, & 16 Vocab
Religion vocabulary April 29
Chapter 10 — New Religious Movements
(G-8) Monotheism Key Terms (the monster-sized coll…
Other sets by this creator
Unit 3 Part 1
Unit 2, part 2
Unit 2, part 1
Unit 1, Part 3
Other Quizlet sets
MKTG3001 Chapter 2
test 1 intro to therapy
A&P 2 makeup exam + chapter 15 (AUTONOMIC NERVOUS…
Nutrition Strategies for Maximizing Performance