STUDY SHEET FOR THE 7TH GRADE END OF THE YEAR TEST
A sacrament is an outward sign instituted by Christ to give grace.
SACRAMENTS OF INITIATION Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation
SACRAMENTS OF HEALING Reconciliation, & Anointing of the Sick
SACRAMENTS OF SERVICE Matrimony and Holy Orders
1. I am the Lord your God. You shall honor no other God but me.
2. You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God.
3. Remember to keep holy the Lord's day.
4. Honor your father and your mother.
5. You shall not kill.
6. You shall not commit adultery.
7. You shall not steal.
8. You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
9. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife.
10. You shall not covet your neighbor's goods.
SEVEN GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT
wisdom, understanding, knowledge, counsel, fortitude, piety and fear of the Lord
SEVEN SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY SEVEN CORPORAL WORKS OF MERCY
1. warn the sinner 1. feed the hungry
2. teach the ignorant 2. give drink to the thirsty
3. counsel the doubtful 3. clothe the naked
4. comfort the sorrowful 4. shelter the homeless
5. bear wrongs patiently 5. visit the imprisoned
6. forgive injuries 6. visit the sick
7. pray for living and the dead 7. bury the dead
PRECEPTS OF THE CHURCH
1. You shall take part in the Mass on Sundays and holy days of obligation.
2. You shall celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation at least once a year.
3. You shall receive Holy Communion at least once a year during Easter time.
4. You shall fast and abstain on days of penance.
5. The faithful have the obligation of supporting the Church.
Prayer is talking and listening to God.
The Father, Son, and the Holy Spirit is called the Blessed Trinity.
A martyr is a person who gives up his or her life rather than give up their Christian beliefs.
The Bible is divided into the Old Testament and the New Testament.
The New Testament is a record of Jesus’ life on earth.
The word Gospel means The Good News.
In the Bible, a covenant is a special agreement made between God and human beings.
The Liturgical Year in order are: Advent, Christmas, Ordinary Time, Lent, Easter Triduum,
Easter, Ordinary Time.
Advent – A time to prepare for Christ’s coming at Christmas.
Christmas – celebration of Christ’s birth.
Ordinary Time – the usual time of the Church. Sundays are counted.
Lent – 40 days when we prepare to celebrate Easter.
Triduum – means “three days”.
Easter Triduum – The 3 days that proclaim the Paschal Mystery.
Holy Thursday – last supper – 1st mass
Good Friday – suffering and death on the cross
Holy Saturday – time to prepare for Easter. Easter vigil.
Good Friday is the only day during the year when no mass is celebrated, day Jesus
Easter – celebration of Jesus’ rising from the dead. Holiest day of the church year.
Pentecost – 50 days after Easter. Birthday of the church when the Holy Spirit first
came to us
Chrism is a mixture of olive oil and balm used in the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation
and Holy Orders.
Symbols used for the Holy Spirit are wind, fire and dove.
Liturgy - prayer by people when they worship God and honor Saints.
Liturgical – any church practice such as hymns, prayers and services.
Liturgical Calendar – shows the seasons of the church year.
Ritual – a set way of doing something
Liturgical Ritual – the book that contains all the ceremonies that the ministers of the church
Ministers of the Church – Bishop, priests, deacons, Pope, Eucharistic Ministers, altar servers
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
1. Jesus is condemned to death
2. Jesus takes up His Cross
3. Jesus falls the first time
4. Jesus meets His sorrowful mother
5. Simon of Cyrene helps Jesus carry his cross
6. Veronica wipes the face of Jesus
7. Jesus falls the second time
8. Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem
9. Jesus falls the third time
10. Jesus is stripped of his garments
11. Jesus is nailed to the cross
12. Jesus dies on the cross
13. Jesus is taken off the cross
14. Jesus is placed in a tomb