Test Your Knowledge Of The Seven Sacraments

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Test your knowledge of the seven sacraments.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the three sacraments of initiation?
    • A. 

      Baptism

    • B. 

      Reconciliation

    • C. 

      Eucharist

    • D. 

      Confirmation

    • E. 

      Holy orders

  • 2. 
    Which parable teaches us about the sacrament of Reconciliation?
    • A. 

      The Prodigal Son

    • B. 

      The Sower of the Seed

    • C. 

      The Good Samaritan

  • 3. 
    Which of these does NOT describe a sacrament?
    • A. 

      A key ritual in the Church

    • B. 

      A visible sign of God's grace

    • C. 

      Something anyone can partake in from any religion

    • D. 

      A set of experiences that help people to grow as Christians

  • 4. 
    When were the seven sacraments formally defined by the Church?
    • A. 

      The Council of Trent during the 16th century

    • B. 

      The First Vatican Council in the 19th century

    • C. 

      The Second Vatican Council in the 20th century

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are NOT Sacraments of Healing?
    • A. 

      Confession

    • B. 

      Reconciliation

    • C. 

      Baptism

    • D. 

      Anointing of the Sick

    • E. 

      Confirmation

  • 6. 
    Which of the following are Sacraments of Vocation?
    • A. 

      Eucharist

    • B. 

      Holy Orders

    • C. 

      Baptism

    • D. 

      Confirmation

    • E. 

      Marriage

  • 7. 
    Which of these sacraments is USUALLY undertaken when a person wants to make an adult commitment to the Church?
    • A. 

      Penance

    • B. 

      Confirmation

    • C. 

      Eucharist

  • 8. 
    What is the moment of forgiveness in the sacrament of Reconciliation?
    • A. 

      The act of contrition

    • B. 

      The absolution

    • C. 

      The act of penance

  • 9. 
    A person is baptized using which of the following symbols: 
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Candle light

    • C. 

      A white cloth or stole

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a step in the Sacrament of Reconciliation?
    • A. 

      Confession of sins

    • B. 

      Penance

    • C. 

      Communion

    • D. 

      Act of contrition

    • E. 

      Absolution

  • 11. 
    The Anointing of the Sick can lead to physical healing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which is called the "sacrament of conversion?"
    • A. 

      Baptism

    • B. 

      Reconciliation

    • C. 

      Eucharist

  • 13. 
    The story of the Prodigal Son is about forgiveness and reconciliation. Which of the key characters in this bible story represents God and his love for us?
    • A. 

      The Father

    • B. 

      The eldest son

    • C. 

      The younger son

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    Who can hear confession and give absolution?
    • A. 

      A teacher or policeman

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      A mother or father

    • D. 

      Nun authorized by priest or bishop

    • E. 

      In an emergency, any lay person

  • 15. 
    Who can Anoint the Sick?
    • A. 

      Bishop

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      Teacher

    • D. 

      Nun

  • 16. 
    Who can receive the Sacrament of Holy Orders?
    • A. 

      Males and females who are Catholic

    • B. 

      Only Catholic males

    • C. 

      Only Catholic females

    • D. 

      Anybody who is religious

  • 17. 
    The Sacrament of Marriage in the Catholic church is a commitment made: 
    • A. 

      Before family only

    • B. 

      Before God only

    • C. 

      To each other with a priest as a witness

    • D. 

      To each other without witnesses

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is the KEY symbol used in the Sacrament of Anointing?
    • A. 

      Bread and water

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Oil

    • D. 

      Laying of hands

  • 19. 
    Historically, there has been five names for the Sacrament of Reconciliation.  Which of the following is NOT correct?
    • A. 

      Penance

    • B. 

      Conversion

    • C. 

      Reconciliation

    • D. 

      Confession

    • E. 

      Eucharist

  • 20. 
    There are three rites of Reconciliation. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False