chapter 15 religion confirmation

  1. The anointing at Confirmation completes the baptismal anointing.

    True or False
  2. Each year on Pentecost Sunday, we celebrate the outpouring of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles and upon all Christ’s disciples.

    True or False
  3. One must be in a state of ____________________ to be fully open to the effects of the Sacrament of Confirmation.
  4. At Confirmation, sponsors present the candidates to the bishop for ____________________.
  5. When the bishop confirms a candidate for Confirmation, he calls the candidate by name saying, “Be sealed with the ________________________________________.”
    Gift of the Holy Spirit
  6. Pentecost
    Greek word meaning "fiftieth"
  7. chrism
    perfumed oil blessed by a bishop and is a sign of the Gift of the Holy Spirit
  8. sponsor
    someone involved in a candidate’s preparation for Confirmation who will help the candidate to grow in faith, must be:

    • 1) at least 16 years of age
    • 2) Catholic
    • 3) Completed the Sacraments of Christian Initiation - baptism, eucharist, confirmation
    • 4) example of Christian living
    • 5) respected by the candidate
  9. diocese
    local area of the Church led by a bishop
  10. candidate
    someone preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation
  11. Blessed Miguel Pro
    (1891-1927) Mexican Jesuit priest who bravely celebrated the sacraments at a time when Catholics were being persecuted by the Mexican government, He was executed by a firing squad in 1927.
  12. Fruits of the Holy Spirit
    come to us when we respond to the gifts of the Holy Spirit and use them in our lives.

    • charity
    • joy
    • peace
    • patience
    • kindness
    • goodness
    • generosity
    • gentleness
    • faithfulness
    • modesty
    • self-control
    • chastity
  13. Gifts of the Holy Spirit
    seven spiritual gifts that help us to follow Christ's teachings and give witness to our faith

    • wisdom
    • understanding
    • right judgment
    • courage
    • knowledge
    • reverence
    • wonder and awe
  14. In Confirmation, the _______________ and ___________ are signs of the Holy Spirit's presence.
    laying on of hands and anointing
  15. The gift of ______________ is the knowledge and ability to recognize and follow God's will in our lives.
  16. The strength to give witness to our faith in Jesus Christ is the gift of _______________.
  17. A love and respect for all that God has created is ______________.
  18. He is the original minister of Confirmation
  19. The ability to make good choices is ___________.
  20. _________________ is the essential sign of the Gift of the Holy Spirit.
  21. An ancient action that is a powerful sign of God's blessing, and by it authority and grace are given in God's name
    laying on of hands
  22. The ability to love others as Jesus calls us to is ___________________.
  23. The ability to learn more about God and his plan, leading us to wisdom and understanding is _________________.
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chapter 15 religion confirmation
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