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Annunciation

Mary's agreement to give birth to Jesus. Gabirel sent the request to her from God.

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Gabriel

One of the archangels; special messenger of God to the Blessed Virgin Mary

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Atonement

Reparation for an offense through a voluntary action that expiates the injustice done.

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Nativity

The birth of our Lord Jesus Christ in Bethlehem as well as the events surrounding his birth

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Fiat

Latin for "let it be done." This was Mary's response to God's plan of redemption.

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Magi

The wise men described in Matthew chapter 2. They came from the east to adore baby Jesus and to bring him gifts.

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Elizabeth

The wife of Zechariah, mother of John the Baptist, and kinswoman of Mary.

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Genealogy

Greek for "tracing of descent"; the study of ancestry or a list of someone's ancestors.

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Anna

prophetess who recognized Jesus as the Messiah when he was presented in the Temple. Ann is also another name for the Blessed Virgin Mary.

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Finding in the Temple

Jesus was missing for 3 days, and when he was found, he was in the Temple preaching at the age of 12.

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Immaculate Conception

Mary's conception without Original Sin at birth.

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Incarnation

from the Latin "to become flesh." The Mystery of the hypostatic union of the divine and human natures in Jesus Christ.

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Indwelling of the Blessed Trinity

The Trinity is present in one's soul from the moment of Baptism and remain as long as that soul is in a state of grace.

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Justification

Being made right with God; a free and undeserved gift of God through Jesus' sacrifice.

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Mary

the mother of Jesus. Her greatest privilege is her divine motherhood and her title: Bearer of God.

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Paschal Mystery

Christ's work of redemption accomplished by his Passion, Death and Resurrection.

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Presentation

Was performed in obedience to the Mosaic Law, which required the offering of the firstborn male, as well as the ritual purification of the mother, 40 days after childbirth.

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Redemption

Jesus Christ set man free from the slavery of sin by his sacrificial death on the cross.

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Sanctifying grace

free and unmerited favor of God dispensed through the sacraments.

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Simeon

recognized Jesus as the Christ at the Presentation in the Temple.

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Virgin birth

The Blessed Virgin Mary conceived Jesus by the power of the Holy Spirit. She was a Virgin when she gave birth to Jesus.

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Visitation

Mary visited her kinswoman Elizabeth. Elizabeth said to her, "Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb!"