Catholic Quiz-april 2015

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Catholic Quiz-april 2015

Test your Catholic knowledge this month with our Catholic Quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fasting and abstinence from meat for Catholics. Typically the fast consists of one full meal and two smaller meals (not to equal a full meal) for the day. If you continue your fast on Good Friday until the Easter Vigil (Holy Saturday evening) this is called:
    • A. 

      A. Easter fast

    • B. 

      B. Vigil fast

    • C. 

      C. Paschal fast

    • D. 

      D. Passion fast

  • 2. 
     2. A 17th-century Mohawk woman, Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, converted to Christianity with great courage despite the resistance and suffering she endured. Kateri survived her parents and brother who died of smallpox, but her face was badly scarred and her eyesight became minimal because of the disease. Due to her impaired vision, she was named "Tekakwitha," which translates to:
    • A. 

      A. "she who bumps into things"

    • B. 

      B. "the one who sees and knows God"

    • C. 

      C. "she who knows her purpose"

    • D. 

      D. "she who cares for the poor"

  • 3. 
    3. On April 25, we celebrate the Feast of Saint Mark the Evangelist, known as the author of the earliest gospel written. Mark, the son of Mary, whose house in Jerusalem was said to be the site of the Last Supper, was baptized and instructed by Saint Peter. Mark is represented by this animal because he begins his gospel in the wilderness. 
    • A. 

      A. Donkey

    • B. 

      B. Camel

    • C. 

      C. Beast

    • D. 

      D. Lion

  • 4. 
    4. In 1963 Pope Paul VI designated this Sunday as “World Day of Prayer for Vocations” because Jesus protects us and promises us eternal life.
    • A. 

      A. Good Shepherd Sunday

    • B. 

      B. Pentecost

    • C. 

      C. Ascension

    • D. 

      D. Easter