Chapter 1 God's revelation and our response

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Chapter 1 God 's revel


 
  
Created May 31, 2011
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The teaching that God, by nature, is beyond this world
 
Transcendence
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A trait of God which refers to his intimate union with and total presence to his creation
 
Immanence
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Atheist
 
A person who denies the existence of God
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Agnostic
 
one who does not know if there is a God or not
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St.Augustine
 
wrote " You have made us for yourself, and our heart is restless until i rests in you"
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Divine Revelation
 
the gift of God's self-revelation by which he makes known tthe mystery of his divine plan
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Salvation History
 
The account of God's saving activity and intervention on behalf of humanity
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covenant
 
a solemn agreement of love between God and his people
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YHWH
 
a name for God that means "I Am Who Am"
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Magisterium
 
the official teaching authority of the Church
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Deposit of Faith
 
the body of saving truths and the core beliefs of Catholicism
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Sacred Scripture
 
the inspired Word of God
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canon of the Bible
 
the official list of inspired books in the bible
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forty-six
 
number of Old Testament books in the Catholic canon
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Sacred Tradition
 
the living transmission of the Catholic faith through the teaching, life, and worship...
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dogma
 
a central truth of Revelation that Catholics are obliged to believe
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cardinal virtues
 
prudence, fortitude, temperance, and justice
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virtues
 
moral excellence and righteousness
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faith
 
theological virtue that enables us to believe in God
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Charity
 
greatest virtue that enables us to love
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religion
 
a set of beliefs, values, and practices that binds believers in a realationship with God and...
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Body of Christ
 
a rich image for the Church from St.Paul
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Marks of the Church
 
one, holy, Catholic, and Apostolic; traits that point to the essential features of the Church
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St. Thomas of Aquinas
 
presented famous five proofs of God's existence
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creed
 
statement of beliefs

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