A solemn agreement between human beings or between God and a human being in which mutual commitments are made.
The heritage of faith contained in Sacred Scripture and Sacred
Tradition. It has been passed on from the time of the apostles. The
Magisterium takes from it all that it teaches as revealed truth.
despot of faith
Teachings recognized as central to Church teaching, defined by the Magisterium and accorded the fullest weight and authority
an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace
the tendency to sin innate in all human beings, held to be inherited from Adam in consequence of the Fall. The concept of original sin was developed in the writings of St. Augustine.
Salvation History seeks to understand the personal redemptive activity of God within human history to effect his eternal saving intentions.
an immoral act considered to be a transgression against divine law.
a visible manifestation to humankind of God or a god.
the Christian Godhead as one God in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.a group of three people or things.
a relatively slight sin that that does not entail damnation of the soul.
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