A Jewish sect that believed in accommodating Judaism to modern life. They did not believe in the resurrection and denied the existence of angels and spirits.
Proselytes of the Gate
Gentiles who worshipped the True God and knew the Jewish Scriptures, but were not circumcised and did not keep the whole Law of Moses.
Matthew, Mark and Luke's Gospels. They are called the Greek word for 'seeing together" because they have a similar point of view when contrasted with the Gospel of John.
Son of David
A title that belongs not only to Solomon, but also to Jesus Christ as the promised heir of the Davidic Kingdom.
The Roman Governor of Judea. Although he found Jesus guilty of nothing, he sentenced him to death by crucifixion.
Means Olive Press. A garden outside Jerusalem where Jesus went to pray after the Last Supper.
Asmall village a few hours away from Jerusalem. After His resurrection, 2 of Jesus' followers met Him on the road to this town, but did not recognize Him immediately.
In Aramaic, what does it mean to figuratively 'eat the flesh' of soneone?
Persecute and assault them.
In John's Gospel, chapter 6, how many times does Jesus tell us we must eat His flesh and drink His blood?
Six times in six verses.
Jesus 'interrupts' the celebration of the Passover (seder) meal when?
After singing the "Great Hallel".
In the Book of Revelation, who does St. John see as the New Ark of the Covenant?
Mary (mother of Jesus).
Where was Jesus when he said "Abba, Father, all things are possible to thee. Remove this cup from me, but not what I will, but what you will"?
Garden of Gethsemane.
In what Chapter and verse of John's Gospel does Jesus lose disciples for the first time?
Chapter 6, verse 66. OR 666
After Jesus loses some disciples because of His teaching on the Eucharist, what does He ask the remaining twelve?
"Do you also wish to go away?"
Like the OT, what are the 4 types of books found in the New Testament?
Law, History, Wisdom and Prophecy
Group of prominent Jewish scholars who wore phylacteries and conspicuous fringes as an exaggerated sign of Jewish dress.
What is one possible thing Jesus was referring to when He said "It is finished"?
The New Covenant Passover.
The Heavenly Liturgy.
According to the Book of Revelation, what we participate in when we are at Mass.
In general, the Book of Revelation foolows the pattern of the Mass, which is made up of 2 parts. What are they?
Liturgy of the Word and Liturgy of the Eucharist.
What info did Luke have about Jesus that the other Evangelists likely did not?
2. Baby in a manger
3. Jesus teaching in the Temple
4.The visit of the shepherds
What were the 3 effects of Roman peace?
Single currency, used a universal set of laws, created one great empire
What are the 4 specific beliefs the Sadducees held to?
1.Only the 5 books of Moses were canonical.
2.There is no life after death.
3. There is no resurrection of the body.
4. Denied existence of the spirit world.
What are the 4 marks of the life-giving communion of the Trinity which we, as male and female, image?
Free, total, faithful, fruitful.
What are the 4 parts of the Seder meal?
1) Kadush blessing + bitter herbs then 1st cup.
2) Passover story read + Little Hallel then 2nd cup.
3)Main meal of lamb and unleavend bread + 3rd cup.
4) Great Hallel sung followed by 4th cup.
"I will put enmity between you and the woman, between your offspring and hers. He will strike at your head while you strike at his heel."
Amen, amen I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God.
He who hears you hears me. He who rejects you rejects me. And he who rejects me ejects the one who sent me."
1 Tim 3:15
But if I should be delayed, you should know how to behave in the household of God, the church of the living God, the pillar and foundation of truth.
"I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now. But when he comes, the Spirit of Truth, He will guide you into all truth."
"Amen, amen I say to you, uness you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you have no life in you. Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life and I will raise him up on the last day".
"And so I say to you, you are Peter and upon this rock I will build my church and the gates of Hell shall not prevail against it. I give you the keys to the kingdom of heaven. Whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven. Whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven."
2 Thess 2:15
Stand firm and hold fast to the traditions that you were taught, either by word of mouth or letter of ours.
1st parallel of Ark: David arose and went to bring up the ark from Judah.
Mary arose and went to visit Elizabeth in Judah.
2nd parallel of Ark: David said 'How can the ark of the Lord come to me?
Elizabeth said "How is it that the Mother of my Lord should come to me?"
3rd parallel of Ark: David was leaping and dancing before the Lord.
Elizabeth said "the babe in my womb leapt for joy!"
4th parallel of the Ark: The ark of the Lord abode in the house of Obedeedom for 3 months.
Mary remained with her cousin Elizabeth for 3 months.
153 fish caught by the Apostles after Jesus' resurrection
Symbolized all nations coming into the Church.
"Then the dragon was angry with the woman, and went off to make war on the rest of her offspring, on those who keep the commandments of God and bear testimony to Jesus.
"Receive the Holy Spirit. Whose sins you forgive, they are forgiven them. Whose sins you retain, they are retained.
2 Cor 5:18
"And all this is from God, who has reconciled us to himself
And given us the ministry of reconciliation."
"You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith
alone...for as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so
faith apart from works is dead."
1 Cor 4:14-17
"For though you have countless guides in Christ, you do
not have many fathers. For I became your father in Christ
Jesus through the Gospel.
"When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple whom he
loved standing near, he said to his mother, "Woman,
behold your son."