12 terms

Chapter 5

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reverence
showing your deepest respect for God and the things of God
repent
to turn away from sin and live the way God wants us to live
reconciliation
the restoring of friendship and peace
penitent
the person seeking God's forgiveness in the Sacrament of Penance
absolution
God's forgiveness of sins through the words and actions of the priest
sacrament
a special sign given to us by Jesus through which we share in God's life
conscience
the ability to know the difference between good and evil, right and wrong
examination of conscience
the act of determining whether the choices we have made showed love for God, ourselves, and others
act of contrition
a prayer asking God for forgiveness
St. Tarcisius
died defending the Sacred Host
monstrance
the sacred vessel which contains the consecrated Host
rosary
a devotional prayer, honoring the Blessed Mother of God
It is said on a string of beads made up of five sets each of one large and ten smaller beads, called decades.