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Ark of the Covenant

An ornate box that held the Ten Commandments, the rod of Aaron, and manna.

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Assyrians

The peoplle of Assyria who destroyed the kingdom of Israel.

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Canaan

The land of the Canaanites, which was to become the Promised Land.

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Christ

Greek for "anointed." This is used to reference Jesus because he perfectly exemplified the role of Priest, Prophet, and King.

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Circumcision

The sign of God's covenant with Abraham.

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Communion

The unity of the faithful as one body of Christ; also referred to as the Eucharist.

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Consecration

The act of separating someone or something apart as holy and devoted for a particular purpose. Isrealite kings of the OT were consecrated with sacred oil. Also the consecration of bread and wine at Mass.

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Covenant

A solemn agreement between people or between God and man made by swearing an oath before God and involving mutual commitments and promises.

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Creation

God bringing forth the Universe out of nothing.

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Devil

(Satan). A fallen angel who sinned against God by refusing to accept his reign.

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Deuteronomy

The fifth book of the Bible; contains the set of laws given to the Israelites by God.

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Exodus

Greek for "going out." Liberation of the Hebrew people from slavery in Egypt into the Promised Land by God's saving acts.

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Faith

The theological virtue in which one believes in all God has revealed.