Midterm Terms: Holy Orders

Midterm Terms: Holy Orders

Definition: Becoming a part in leading the church rather then the laity Diocese-a series of chirstian churches in one area under the authority of one bishop Vicar- a priest who declares people a bishop Ecumenical Coucil-an array of bishops and other religious leaders from Churches around the world that come to together to discuss religious … Continue reading

Midterm Terms: Marriage

Midterm Terms: Marriage

Defintion- The bond between a man and woman in  a strong similar love to Declaration of Nullity Abortion-a medical procedure that terminates a pregnancy Contraception –methods to prevent pregnancy such as birth control or condoms Sterilization– Giving up the right to bare children Natural Family Planning– Nuptial Blessing Fidelity- Remaining faithful to a person, specifically … Continue reading

Midterm Terms: Confirmation

Midterm Terms: Confirmation

Definition-a religious ceremony initiating someone into the church community Correct words/Form • “I sign thee with the sign of the cross and confirm thee with the chrism of salvation, in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost.” Designiated Minister • Priest Holy spirit • the spiritualty manifestation of … Continue reading

End of the World Essay

End of the World Essay

1. What does Soloviev suggest is the authenticity of religion, and how does the “power of the world” seek to corrupt it? Soloviev discusses the coming of the Anti-Christ. Here, the opposite of Christ displaying the message of the devil creates terms that are agreeable and correlating to social standards. This causes the world to … Continue reading

“I Confess”-Alfred Hitchcock Movie

“I Confess”-Alfred Hitchcock Movie

Alfred Hitchcock was born on August 13, 1947. He grew up in England with an extremely devout Catholic family. He also later attended a strict Jesuit school. Thus religion was a major influence towards his films and cinematic productions. Hitchcock used the church as a model for many movies including I Confess. This movie explores … Continue reading

Midterm Terms: Baptism

Midterm Terms: Baptism

Baptism Definition The washing away of spiritual sin Brings new life with Christ Proper Matter Flowing water Correct Words/Form “I know baptize you in the name of the father, the son, and the holy spirit” Triple pour Designated Minister Bishop, Priest, Deacon Anyone Biblical Basis Jesus’ Baptism by John Matthew 3:13-17 Mark 1:9-11 Luke 3:21-22 … Continue reading