The teaching that God became flesh through the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God and the child of the Virgin Mary.
The announcement by the angle Gabriel to the Virgin Mary that God wanted her to be the Mother of the Savior, Jesus Christ.
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.
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.
efficacious sings , that bring about the spiritual realities to which they point. Powerful signs of Christs love
baptism, confirmation, holy, eucharist, anointing of the sick, penance, holy orders, and matrimony
the seven sacraments are ?
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 ...
a figure of speech or statement that seems contradictory but actually contains a hidden truth.
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.
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.