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Alpha and omega

Beginning and end

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Crucifix or cross

Sacrifice

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Why do Catholics use symbols?

Faith without words, visual reminders

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Why do Catholics use art?

Be done as a form of prayer such as icons, faith without words, visual reminder, evangelisation

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Why is drama used?

Can be done as a part of worship and prayer, evangelisation, unites community together

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What is the role of church buildings?

Place of worship, community, house of god, prayer

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How are churches designed?

Face East to represent the ressurection,
Cross shape or round shape, high ceilings to symbolise greatness of god

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Quote on church design

A church, a house of prayer where the Eucharist is celebrated and reserved. CCC

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Features of a lectern

Used to communicate the message of salvation

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Features of an Altar

Where the Eucharist is to take place during the mass, represents the last supper

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Features of Crucifix

Shows human suffering of Jesus, reminder of sacrifice

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Features of a tabernacle

Where Christ is truly present in the consecrated hosts

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Features of the baptismal font

Where we receive grace, first sacrament

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What are sacred OBJECTS?

Used to aid prayer as visual reminders of faith and belief

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What is a sacred vessel?

Chalice, patem, ciborium. Where the consecrated hosts are kept

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What is a sacrophagi?

A special coffin used for important religious people like popes, reminders of the lives of the deceased , can be used to aid in prayer

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What are hunger cloths?

Used over the altar to depict stories form the bible, used in developing countries.

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Quote on sacred objects

Images are to exhibited in the Holy churches of god on sacred vessels.

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Quote on art.

Sacred art is true and beautiful, it evokes the mystery of god.

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What are paintings?

Can be done as a form of prayer, express belief and glory of god. The last supper by leonardo di Vinci

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What are icons?

Done on wood, usually depict a person to send prayers to

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What are frescoes?

Ceiling paintings, the Sistine chapel by Michelangelo

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Why are statues used?

Physical and visual reminders

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Where and when may statues be used?

They can be used at home at church. At Christmas as nativity figures.

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What can be done to statues?

Kneel, pray, kiss, touch, light candles to

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Why would some Christians be against statues?

Could lead to idolatry, un needed, expensive, Money could be better spend elsewhere..

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What does the fish represent?

A secret symbol for Christians, used because of an acronym and before the disciples were disciples they were fishermen.

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What does the ChiRho represent?

Means Jesus Christ, used in battle

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The dove?

Peace

30

The four evangelists?

Mark, Matthew, Luke and John.

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What are mystery play?

Show stories from the bible

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What are passion plays?

Show the passion of Christ, done around Easter time

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Why is drama used?

Done as a way of prayer, can be used to evangelise others, unites people together

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Where are plays performed?

Everywhere but usually done outside in a public area to help evangelise

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A quote on drama

Drama engages the heart CCC

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Why may some Christians disagree with drama?

Some Christians may disagree with drama because it may lead to worshipping someone who is playing a religious figure in idolatry. Distracts from the true meaning of the bible. May be misinterpreted through drama

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What is contemporary music?

Contemporary music is modern, upbeat and helps people to experience the Holy Spirit.

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What is plainchant?

Music without instruments, sung in Latin, most traditional music

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What are hymns?

Means songs of praise, linked to the time of year .

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What are psalms?

Found within the bible,sung out of praise for god, sung at mass 150times a year .

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How does music help in worship?

Lyrics highlight key themes and beliefs of Christianity. Whole community can express belief. Tradition

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Quote on music

Make melody to the lord with all your heart CCC