Flashcards in Unit 3 Deck (64):
Why is the Magisterium important?
Advice on modern day issues
Write the CCC
Continue Apostolic tradition
Continue Apostolic succession
Interpret the Bible
Inspired by the Holy Spirit
A quote referencing the Magisterium
“The task of interpreting the word of God has been entrusted solely to the Magisterium.”
A quote referencing the Bible
“The New Testament lies hidden in the old and the Old Testament in the New”
Name all 7 books found in the Bible
What are the Law books?
Commandments from God
What are the History books?
History of the Jewish people
What are the Prophet books?
Messages from God
What are the Gospel books?
The life of Jesus
What are the Letters books?
Letters to groups or individuals
What are the books of revelation?
The end of the world
Why is the Bible important?
Offers advice and guidance for daily living
Reveals God to us
It can be used to reflect on or used in worship
Contains the teachings of Jesus
How many books are in the Bible for Protestants?
66 after the reformation
How many books are in the Bible for Catholics?
How many authors did the Bible have?
40, and they were all men
How is the Bible inspired?
The Bible is seen and believe as being divinely inspired
A quote referencing the Church as the Body of Christ
We though many are one body in Christ (Romans)
Why is the church as the body of Christ important?
Stated in the Bible and the CCC
Means we continue the message of Jesus as apostles
We all have unique and individual roles
A quote referencing Mary
The Virgin Mary is the Church’s model of faith and charity CCC
A quote referencing personal and ethical decision making
Do to others what you would have them do unto you MATTHEW
A quote referencing the four marks of the Church
I believe in one holy Apostolic church CREED
Why is Mary important?
A model of the Church
Mother of Christ and remained with him until death
She lived a perfect life
Was the immaculate conception and sinless
A disciple of Jesus, first follower of Jesus
Always in faith in God and Christ
Mary and her relevance today
Days dedicated to her
Often statues and chapels where people pray to her
Hymns and Prayers dedicated to her
Places of pilgrimage dedicated to her
What are four teachings of Jesus?
Show love of others
Forgive our neighbours
Serve those in need
Work for fairness and equality
What is a conscience?
Informed by God, is it the centre of us and allows us to make rational decisions
D the Bible is best understood as the literal word of God, reasons for
The Bible is inerrant and free of mistakes
We have a perfect example of Christian life, helps us achieve salvation and have better relationship with God.
The Bible speaks the truth and word of Jesus.
We would reduce conflict if we understood it literally
The Bible is best understood as the literal word of God, reasons against
It is the inspired word of God, itinspired and written by human authors.
Outdated and sexist
Should be read metaphorically
Why we need the magisterium
The magisterium is important for Catholics because of the guidance given in matter of faith and belief, reasons for
Interprets the Bible in ways that Catholics can follow and understand
Magisterium assists the pope with making decisions like modern day teaching
It continues the Apostolic tradition
The magisterium is important for Catholics because of the guidance given in matter of faith and belief, reasons against
Some denominations like Protestants would say that the Bible is the only thing needed for ones faith.
Catholics can follow their conscience, free from magisterium influence.
The teachings of Jesus are sufficient enough
Lumen is the most important document at Vatican two, reasons for
LG emphasises the role of the Church to évangélisé to teach non Christians ab Christ.
It spoke of the role of the Laity outside the Church
Lumen is the most important document at Vatican two, reasons against
Sancrosanctum concillium was more important as it changed the vernacular, and made the laity more involved. It effected those who attended mass
Dei Verbum focused on the Bible and the importance it has for individual Catholics meaning it affected them on a personal level.
Gaudium et Spec, important as it adresses the role of science within the Church
The Church does not deserve to be called Christ’s body, for
Church cannot be called one as there are many denominations therefore it is not united.
The Church on earth is not like Christ as it sins and makes mistakes, as we all do.
The Church does not deserve to be called Christ’s body, against
The many roles of Catholics means the church comes together as one to spread the gospel.
The purpose of the Church is to come together as one body do so during Mass, we are joined.
The Church works for Christ on earth, it aims to help others achieve salvation
An informed conscience enables Christians to make clear personal and ethical decisions, for
Comes from God and therefore we can make rational and good decisions as they are usually correct.
Indivually our conscience develops over time therefore making it more informed from the right and wrong things we must do
An informed conscience enables Christians to make clear personal and ethical decisions, against
Catholics may argue that we can use the magisterium when making decisions as they are continuing Apostolic tradition to assist us.
Others christians may argue we just need the Bible to make decisions and nothing else is valid.
All christians would say that Jesus is the best source for making decisions as he is both human and God
What is the literal view of the Bible?
That it’s true for word . No mistakes, inerrant
What is the liberal view of the Bible?
The Bible was written by humans. Therefore not word for word truth. But can help people become closer to god. Some parts are outdated
What is the ordinary magisterium?
The daily teaching of the Church through letters of the Church and is infallible
What is the extraordinary Magisterium ?
The extraordinary magisterium is either Church councils or when the pope speaks with absolute authority, infallible
What is sacrosanctum consilium
Laity more involved, participate more
Mass into the vernacular
Catholics receive both body and blood of Christ
What is lumen gentian
Non christians can be saved
Church should work more equally together
Importance on what the Laity could do
What is Dei verbum
The Bible is the word of god and is therefore important, written by humans I spired by the Holy Spirit.
How the church should use the bible more in teachings .
Catholics should use the bible more to learn more about Jesus.
What is Gaudium ét spes
Looked at how the Chrich worked with science and technology.
The need to treat all fairly and with dignity
The chrich shoukd talk to all
What does the churhc as the body of Christ mean?
We are brought into the body at baptism
Where we continue the message of Jesus on Earth.
We are people of God as we are believers of Christ
The Eucharist brings us together as the body of Christ
What are the Fourmarks of the chrich
A quote referring to the four marks of the Church
I believe in one holy Apostolic Church CREED
What is one FM
United as one Catholic Church, not like all the denominations
What is holy FM
Holy by following the example of Jesus and the teaching of the Church
What is catholic FM
The Church is universal in every country we evangelise
What is Apostolic FM
Continue the work of the apostles, we go and preach to all people as tradition
What is natural law ?
We seee laws designed by god in nature for example the idea of procreating and protecting life
What is the Catholic view of the Bible?
The Bible is the inspired word of God. Inspired by the Holy Spirit
What is the literal view of the Bible?
Shared by some Christians and believe the Bible is the literal word of God. No mistakes are in the Bible and if it contradicts science, science is wrong.
What is the liberal view of the Bible?
Shared by some Christians who believe it was written by people who were inspired like any other writers.
The Bible contains spiritual not literal truths.
Some parts of the Bible and outdated and irrelevant to modern life
What is a quote on the catholic view of the Bible?
All scripture is inspired by god-Timothy
What is the CCC used for/what is it?
The Catechism of the Catholic Church, à key source of wisdom and authority. Used by Catholics to inform their faith and understanding. A book of modern catholic teachings
What is Sacrosanctum Concilium?
Reform of the liturgy, mass could be celebrated in the vernacular, more participation by the Laity
What is lumen Gentium?
Reform on beliefs about the church, allow salvation for non Christians,
Quote on Sancrosantucm Concilium
Active participation in the liturgy by the Christian people is their right and duty-sancrosantum Concilium
Quote of lumen gentium
It is the noble duty of pastors to recognise the services and charismatic gifts of the Laity - lumen gentium
What is Dei verbum?
The reform of beliefs on the scripture. The word of god is not a book but a person in Jesus. Bible and tradition are equally important. The Bible is the word of god written by humans.
Quote on Dei Verbum
Jesus perfected revelation by fulfilling it through his whole work of making himself present- Dei verbum
What is Gaudium et Spes?
Reforms on beliefs of Humanity and Society. Encourage talking with non believers and other types of Christians
A quote on gaudium et Spes
The grief and anguish of the people of our time are the grief and anguish of the followers of Christ as well - gaudium et Spes