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Resurrection

The bodily rising of Christ from the dead, as he foretold, on the third day after his death on the cross and burial in the tomb.

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Passion

The suffering of Christ leading up to his death.

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Crucifixion

A form of execution in which the prisoner is nailed to a wooden fixture.

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Last Supper

The passover meal Christ and His apostles shared in before His arrest. Christ instituted the sacrament of communion.

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Agony in the Garden

The mental, moral, and physical suffering experienced by Jesus before his passion. He asked that He might not die but for the Father's will be done.

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Ascension

40 days after his resurrection, the entry of Christ's humanity into heaven.

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Kenosis

Greek for "emptying" it refers to Christ having emptied himself by becoming man.

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Stations of the Cross

The practice of meditating on Christ's suffering in his paschal mystery.

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Suffering Servant

Fulfillment of Isaiah 53, suffered and died on the cross to gain redemption of humanity

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Transfiguration

The divine glory of Christ manifested to St. Peter and John on Mt. Tabor.