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Apostolate

Gods call to every Christian to proclaim the good news

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Assumption

Mary taken body and soul to heaven at the end of her life

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Advocate

Intercedes on behalf of another

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Baptism

Through baptism we become adopted children of God

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Compassion

Identify with the pain of others and the desire to relieve it

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Conscience

Inner judgment about the morality of a thought or action

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Charity

The greatest theological virtue

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Church

without knowledge of Christ and the church, people are a tremendous disadvantage for salvation

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Commandments

Found in the natural law

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Dignity

Can never be lost

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Evil

Go allows evil for the greater good

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Faith

Allows us to believe what Jesus and the Church reveal
Is not opposed to reason

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Grace

Divine life dispensed in the sacraments
Allows us to choose the moral good

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Hope

Allows us to trust God and his promises of eternal life

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Justification

Being made right with God

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Mediator

Person who brings 2 parties together
Jesus is the only mediator

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Natural law

Objective order established by god for human flourishing

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New covenant

Brings healing, freedom, and eternal life

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Original sin

Cannot take away our free will of ability to know truth

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Reparation

Making amends for a wrong or offense especially sin

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Revelation

Complete in the person of Jesus Christ

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Salvation history

Shows that god never ceases to love his people

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Sin

God was aware that because we are sinners all (except Mary) would reject him to some degree

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Scripture

Purpose of scripture is to show the way to salvation

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Sacrilege

To profane (insult) by word or deed anything or anyone pertaining to God

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Sanctification

Process by which one is made holy

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Vocation

Gods call for every person to become his disciple