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RELIGION CHAPTER.2

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Incarnation
The teaching that God became flesh through the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God and the child of the Virgin Mary.
Annunciation
The announcement by the angle Gabriel to the Virgin Mary that God wanted her to be the Mother of the Savior, Jesus Christ.
Jesus
A word that means "YHWH is Salvation" or "savior" .
Nativity
The birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God and of the Virgin Mary.
Docetism
First century heresy that taught that Jesus only seemed to be human.
Resurrection
The rising of Jesus from the dead on the third day after his Death on the cross. Jesus was able to conquer death because he is God.
Sedition
Jesus claimed to be "King of the Jews" , a crime know as ..
the Sacraments, Prayer, and in His Body the Church.
3 ways we have a relationship with Jesus ?
Purpose of Incarnation (bullet points)
1st-Reconcile us with God ;
2nd- Show Gods love to us ;
3rd- That Jesus is the perfect model of holiness ;
4th- Made it possible for us to share in Gods nature.
Sacraments
efficacious sings , that bring about the spiritual realities to which they point. Powerful signs of Christs love
mystery
a truth about God and his saving plan that will always be beyond human understanding.
baptism, confirmation, holy, eucharist, anointing of the sick, penance, holy orders, and matrimony
the seven sacraments are ?
prayer
the Lords invitation to us to approach him.
epiphany
the celebration of the manifestation of god in human form; the manifestation of Jesus to the Gentiles or non-Jews.
Presentation in the temple
The presentation of the infant Jesus by Mary and Joseph in the Temple took place forty days after his birth. observed law of Moses and marks end of forty days of purification for the mother after childbirth.
kingdom of god/heaven
beginning of God's new reign on earth which was to bring forgiveness of sins ...
paradox
a figure of speech or statement that seems contradictory but actually contains a hidden truth.
blasphemy
Any thought, word, or act that expresses hatred or contempt for God, Christ, the Church, saints, or holy things. It is a grave sin, contrary t the second cmnd.
transfiguration
the glorious transformation of Jesus that manifested his divine identity for peter James and john on a high mt. prob. mt. tabor. Elijah and Moses were present.
Paschal Mystery
The redemptive Passion, death, Resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ through which Jesus not only liberated us from sin , but also gave us new life through his Resurrection.