Flashcards in Midterm (a) Deck (51):
Adam and Eve
First parents, Original Sin
Abuse of freedom
Man abuse freedom from start of history
all share in the wound of Original Sin
Their nature is pure spirit
Gabriel came to Mary and asked her to be the mother of God. She answered yes. By the power of the Holy Spirit the incarnation occurs
Jesus chose 12 men to be his companions. He taught them and gave them his power and authority to act in his place. (Bishops)
Genesis 1–3 gives stories of creation
concern the very foundation of human life created for the glory of God.
The totality of what exists depends on God
Agreement between God and man based on love.
Noah, Abraham, Moses, David, Jesus is the new covenant.
Perfection of charity is holiness
The way Jesus died nailed to the cross, asphyxiation.
Jesus's death is part of the mystery of the plan for salvation.
God's desire for all human beings
First book of the Bible.
reveals truths that science and history can only speculate on
The elect enjoy eternal friendship with God.
By choice, the eternal separation from God of fallen angels and unrepentant human beings
Their nature is material (corporeal) and spiritual, body and soul. Only creation that is willed for our own sake. Called to share by knowledge and love in God's own life
Perfection of charity.
Universal call to holiness. Everyone is called.
God becomes man. Jesus is conceived in the womb of Mary at the Annunciation.
Jesus is one person with two natures, human and divine
Kingdom of God
We need to become a child to enter the kingdom of God
the greatest of the theological virtues
Mother of God.
First to see the risen Christ
Gave their life for the faith
Pride and disobedience,
state of sin into which all humans are conceived.
Adam and Eve
Jesus taught us how to pray and it teaches us the value of prayer
The Holy Spirit descends on the apostles.
Birthday of the church.
Made possible by Christ's ascension.
Plan of salvation
Eternally planned by the father, revealed by the son and accomplished by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Began with the incarnation.
Jesus's death was part of this plan
State of purification to ensure eternal salvation after death
Also known as the first Gospel, first announcement of the Messiah and redeemer
First five books of the Bible
Suffering, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Saving effects are communicated especially through the sacrament of the Eucharist
When Christ rose from the dead. Christians have hope of the promise of resurrection with Christ on the last day.
Confirms all that Christ said and did.
It is a mystery of faith.
Presupposes that he descended into hell
Jesus through his sacrificial death on the cross set man free from the slavery of sin
God revealing himself through scripture and tradition.
Revelation is complete in the person of Jesus Christ
Service and witness to faith are necessary to accept the gift of salvation
Abuse of freedom
Jesus's passion was suffering.
It is a consequence of Original Sin.
We offer our suffering as participation in Jesus's work of salvation
Through suffering and sacrifice, God...
Brings good and redeems
Christ glorified with Moses and Elijah on Mount Tabor witnessed by Peter, James, and John
God brings good/redeems through...
Suffering and sacrifice
Second coming of Jesus
Eternal recompense received at the moment of death
Judgment of everyone at the end of time
Mary is freed from sin to be the mother of God
Jesus as first born is offered to God at the temple
Mary goes to see the pregnant Elizabeth
Good news of Christ's incarnation and redemption
False gods are against the first commandment
Liberation from slavery