Catholic Creed

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The online Catholic Creed exam is for 10th grade Confirmation Candidate at Saint Cecilia to review information covered in class over the last 2 years. The exam should be completed with a Sponsor. Sources: A YouCat (available in the Faith Formation Office) may help Candidates answer the following questions. Do NOT use the internet as a credible source. Candidates need a score of 70% or higher to proceed with the Sacrament. We will review submitted essay questions. Exams completed after March 23rd will not be accepted.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Confirmation will be held on Sunday, April 15th at 2:30pm at Saint Cecilia Catholic Church, 2900 Hoover.  Sponsors and candidates should arrive by 1:30pm.  Rehearsal will be held the Wednesday before (April 11th), but sponsors do not need to attend.  The mass counts for our Sunday obligation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Why don't we take Confirmation saint names at Saint Cecilia?  Are people free to research and take a Confirmation Saint on their own?
  • 3. 
    Do Catholics worship Mary?  Please use scripture to defend your answer.
  • 4. 
    Is the pope perfect? What does infallibility mean?  When was the last time a pope made an infallible statement? (YouCat #143)
  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT a part of the Final Rite of Confirmation?
    • A. 

      Renewal of Baptismal Promises

    • B. 

      Anointing with Holy Chrism

    • C. 

      Laying on of the Hands

    • D. 

      Presentation of the Candidates to the Archbishop or Representative

    • E. 

      All of the above are part of the final Rite of Confirmation.

  • 6. 
    What are the Spiritual Works of Mercy?  Which one would you find most challenging and why?  Where can they be found in the Bible?
  • 7. 
    What are the Corporal Works of Mercy?  What is one Corporal Work of Mercy you have completed in your time of Confirmation preparation (over the last 2 years)?  It may not have been completed “for Church”.
  • 8. 
    Rewrite the 10 Commandments in teenage/modern language.  For example, instead of aThou Shall Nota the Commandment should begin with aThou Shall...a  What is the real meaning of each commandment?  What kind of behavior is God calling us to with each commandment?
  • 9. 
    What is discernment?  Why is it necessary to prayerfully find your vocation?  What does the YouCat tell us about discernment?
  • 10. 
    What are 10 different kinds of prayer that can be used at any point of the day to grow closer to God?
  • 11. 
    "Catholics think sex is bad and wrong."  Explain why this statement is completely false. 
  • 12. 
    What are the 7 themes of Catholic Social Teaching?  Give an example of how we can work to defend each theme.
  • 13. 
    List 5 miracles of Jesus and their scripture references (i.e. Mark 5:10). 
  • 14. 
    What is the difference between chastity and abstinence?
  • 15. 
    What is RCIA?
  • 16. 
    As Catholics, we are pro-life.  We believe in the dignity of every person from womb to tomb.  For example, we believe that abortion is a sin against life because life begins at conception.  What are some other popular choices in our culture that are against our Pro-Life beliefs?
  • 17. 
    Why can't priests be married?  (YouCat p.147)
  • 18. 
    View the following video on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcW4LRPgGRI&feature=related. In your own words, what is love?
  • 19. 
    Do Catholics still believe in purgatory? (YouCat #159)
  • 20. 
    Why is there evil in the world? (YouCat #51)
  • 21. 
    In what way is Confirmation NOT agraduationa from the Catholic faith?  How should our lives change after we are Confirmed? What are ten ways you can stay involved as a junior or senior at Saint Cecilia?
  • 22. 
    Visit the following site and scroll to the bottom to view the video, aBeloved.a http://nashvilledominican.org/Vocations/The_Vocation_Director Why was it so difficult for these women to follow God's call?  What is one word you would use to describe their life now?
  • 23. 
    Catholics believe that homosexuals should be accepted with respect and kindness, without reservation (YouCat 415).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    It is okay for someone to use the birth control pill if a doctor has prescribed it for medical reasons other than fertility/birth control.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    In which book of the Bible can we find much of the basis for the Sacrament of Confirmation?