Name ____________________________ Date __________ Per _______ Catholic Essentials Ch. 2 Across 10. compendium of Catholic doctrine on faith and morals published in 1992 that serves Catholics as “a sure norm for teaching the faith” and “an authentic reference text” Down 1. occasion when Jesus revealed His divine glory before Peter, James and John on a high mountain, where his face “shone like the sun and his clothes became white as light” 2. Church dogma that teaches that Jesus was conceived through the Virgin Mary by the power of the Holy Spirit without the cooperation of a human father 3. belief that Mary was conceived without Original Sin, celebrated on Dec. 8. 4. means “existing completely within”; When we explore This, we ask, “How does God exist in God?” 5. also known as Economic Trinity, the active and inseparable work of the Triune God – Father, Son, and Holy Spirit – in salvation history. 6. word that means “ransom”; Jesus’ Death is the ransom that defeated the powers of evil. 7. central truth of Revelation that Catholics are obliged to believe 8. one of the theological virtues; an acknowledgment of and an allegiance to God 9. follower of Jesus Christ, from the Latin word for “learner” 11. feast that celebrates the mystery of Christ’s manifestation as the Savior of the world 12. Greek term for “Messiah”, meaning “the anointed one.” Name ____________________________ Date __________ Per _______ Catholic Essentials Ch. 3 Across 1. letter written by the Pope about some important issue and circulated through the entire Church 3. God’s plan for human living that is written in the very way he created things. Binding on all people at all times, it is the light of understanding that God puts in us so we can discover what is good and what is evil 4. thought, word or act that expresses hatred or contempt for God, Christ, the Church, saints or holy things 6. fallen state of human nature into which all generations of people are born. Christ Jesus came to save us from Original Sin. 11. called Yom Kippur, this is the holiest day of the year for Jews. It is a day when Jews ask forgiveness for both communal and personal sins. Down 2. inclination to commit sin. It can be found in human desires and appetites as a result of Original Sin. 5. the day when the Holy Spirit descended on the Apostles and gave them the power to preach with conviction the message that Jesus is risen and is Lord of the universe. 7. our final communion with the Blessed Trinity, Mary, the angels, and all the saints 8. meaning “supreme happiness”, these eight saying preached by Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount respond to our natural desire for happiness. 9. offence against God through a violation of truth, reason, and conscience. 10. male rulers, elders or leader. The patriarchs of faith of Israel are Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.