Religion Section Three Test

  1. Faith
    Virtue by which we believe in God and believe all that he has said and revealed to us, an that the Holy Church proposes for our belief
  2. Prudence
    Virtue that enables us to determine which course of action is right and which is not
  3. Fortitude
    The virtue ensuring firmness in difficulty and constancy in the pursuit of the good
  4. Temerpance
    Directs ones impulses and desires towards whats good
  5. Biblical exegesis
    THe critical interpretation and explanation of a biblical text
  6. Communion of Saints
    The commionon or unity that all baptized have with all other baptized; which encompasses heaven and earth
  7. Gentile
    A non-jew who were despised by the Jews
  8. Ravensbruck: Five gifts that the bible gave us
    • 1. Father who is in heaven meets His children with great love and speaks with them
    • 2. The word of God stands as the support and energy of the Church
    • 3. The strength of Faith
    • 4. The food of the soul
    • 5. The pure and everlastingĀ  source of spiritual life.
  9. For Human interpreters we must take into account
    Time/culture, literary genre and modes of thinking and feelings.
  10. For interpretating Divine
    • The bible as a whole: There's unity to the passages and books of the Bible
    • Sacred Tradition and teachings of the church
    • God's overall plan of salvation
  11. Literal sense of scripture
    Meaning conveyed by the words of Scripture and discovered by exegesis, following the rules of sound interpreation
  12. Spiritual sense of scriptures
    Realities and events about which it speaks can also be signs of a deeper reality
  13. 3 senses within spiritual sense of scripture
    • Allegorical
    • Moral
    • Anagogical
  14. Allegorical
    Where the characters or events somehow "foreshadow" Christ or his actions
  15. Moral
    Where the passage indirectly helps us understand how we ought to act
  16. Anagogical
    Where the passage reveals something about or leads us to our true destiny
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Religion Section Three Test
Anderson P-7