Theology ch 1

  1. The term used to state that Jesus paid the price to set us free from slavery to sin is ___.
  2. Among the goals of Vatican Council II were __.
    A revision of the rites of liturgy,including celebrating it in the vernacular language of each people(rather than only in Latin);a sincere outreach to other faiths;and a renewed effort and commitment to help bring about God's reign of peace and justice in the world.
  3. Why did Angelo Roncalli choose the name John XXIII?
    He was inspired by John the apostle and the evangelist.
  4. What are the Psalms?
    They are inspired prayer songs that express the deepest feelings of the human heart. They are prayed by Jews and Christians.
  5. What do Sacred Tradition and cultural traditions of the Church do?
    They express authentically the faith of the church.
  6. The role of the Church’s Magisterium is to ___.
    guide us in reading and interpreting Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition
  7. Cultural traditions of the Church include __.
    • How we celebrate Mary 
    • (Latino Catholics honor Mary;our lady of Guadalupe. Polish honor Mary; our lady of Czestochowa). 
  8. Sacred Tradition is __.
    the living and lived faith of the whole church which has been passed down from the Apostles.
  9. Who wrote, “You have made us for yourself alone, and our hearts are restless until they rest in you”?
    St. Augustine
  10. In Scripture, God made covenants with/through which individuals?
    The Israelites, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and the Prophets
  11. How long did it take for Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
    over 4 years
  12. Who told Michelangelo which Bible scenes to paint in the Sistine Chapel?
    Pope Julius II
  13. Earthly life provides for all our wants, needs and desires.
    False, God provides all of our wants,needs,and desires
  14. God sends evil into the world as a form of punishment for human wrongdoing.
    False, God is not the direct source of harm or evil of any kind.Evil is he result of sin.
  15. The power of evil is never greater than the power of God.
  16. A covenant is an agreement between parties that ceases to be binding when one or other party breaks their part of the agreement.
    False, In a covenant it is the relationship between the two parties that is central;it is the word of both parties that is the sacred binding force.
  17. Jesus is half-God and half-man.
    • False
    • Jesus is true man and true god
  18. Human history and Salvation History are the same.
    False, Salvation history is the inspired record of the saving words of god in the world throughout time.History started when man began to write records.
  19. Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition make up a single sacred Deposit of Faith.
  20. The Old Testament and the New Testament are independent of each other.
    False, There is an integral unity that binds the two testaments.
  21. God’s loving care and concern for his creation
    Divine Providence
  22. Solemn agreement that God and his people entered
  23. List of books recognized by the Church to be inspired by God
    Canon of Scripture
  24. God’s communication of himself and his plan of Salvation
    Divine Revelation
  25. Heart of all the Scriptures
  26. • Jesus Christ
    New and Everlasting Covenant
  27. • Messenger chosen and sent by God
  28. • Diverse ways in which the Church authentically celebrates her faith
  29. • Covenant with Moses
    Mount Sinai
  30. • Living faith passed down from the Apostles
  31. How many sessions were there?
  32. About how long were the sessions?
    2-3 months
  33. About how long was there between sessions?
    9 months
  34. When did the Council begin and end?
    • October 11,1962
    • November 21,1965
  35. Which pope opened the Council?
    John XXIII
  36. Which pope closed the Council?
    Paul VI
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