Religion vocab

kudepihe's version from 2016-03-11 01:16


Question Answer
AbbaA respectful term that means father in Aramaic
AmanThe Hebrew word related to trust believe and support
AnawimThe faithful poor of the land
ApostleFrom the Greek apostolos meaning messenger
BeatitudeThe beatitudes are the blessings enunciated by Jesus as part of the sermon n the mount comes from the Latin word meaning blessing
CanonOfficially accepted list of books
Caesarea maritimaA city harbor built between 22 and 9 bc by Herod the great
CovenantThis is a sacred agreement testament 100%-100%
Evangelli gaudium Pope Francis encyclical documented means joy of the gospel in latin
GentileThis is usually used in the New Testament to designate a person who is not Jewish
GospelMeaning good news in greek
HerodA wickedly ambitious king who took over the government of Palestine with the support of the Romans
LamentA prayer petition or ritual of grief that honors death of a loved one
LentRefers to the liturgical season of forty days that begin on Ash Wednesday
Masada From the Hebrew meaning fortress built by King Herod
ObedienceFrom the Latin word meaning to hear listen or pay attention to
Patriarch Ancient founding or ruling father or ancient male ancestor
PrayerThe raising of ones mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God
Synoptic Means seeing the whole together referring to the gospels of Matthew mark and luke
Theological virtueThe name of the God given virtues of faith hope and love

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