PACT: Petition, Adoration, Contrition, & Thanksgiving. Define each type of prayer.
a. Petition: Asking God for guidance, help, support, or intervention. Expressing a need humbly and pursuing wisdom and goodness.
b. Adoration: Praising and worshipping God. Expressing the goodness and wonderful acts He does everyday and the miracles coming from Him.
c. Contrition: Asking for forgiveness for sins. Expressing genuine sorrow and repentance for the actions done wrong, seeking forgiveness, and willing to amend/change.
d. Thanksgiving: Thanking God for events, people, self, or other.
"First, "she was and remains built on 'the foundation of the Apostles' (Eph 2:20), the witnesses chosen and sent on mission by Christ himself".51"
"The second sense in which the Church is apostolic, as the Catechism points out, is that "with the help of the Spirit dwelling in her, the Church keeps and hands on the teaching, the 'good deposit', the salutary words she has heard from the Apostles".52"
" Lastly, the Church is apostolic in the sense that she "continues to be taught, sanctified and guided by the Apostles until Christ's return, through their successors in pastoral office: the college of Bishops assisted by priests, in union with the Successor of Peter, the Church's supreme pastor".5"