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Unformatted text preview: Jesus​ ​Christ:​ ​God’s​ ​Revelation​ ​to​ ​the​ ​World Chapter​ ​1​ ​Searching​ ​for​ ​God Name___________________________________ Date____________________________________ Directions​:​ ​Read​ ​through​ ​the​ ​chapter​ ​and​ ​fill​ ​in​ ​the​ ​missing​ ​information.​ ​All​ ​the​ ​questions​ ​run​ ​sequential​ ​to​ ​the​ ​chapter.​ ​If​ ​a true/false​ ​statement​ ​is​ ​false,​ ​correct​ ​it. Introduction:​ ​The​ ​Pursuit​ ​of​ ​Happiness​ ​(Pages​ ​3–5) 1. What​ ​conflict​ ​does​ ​every​ ​human​ ​being​ ​experience​ ​regarding​ ​the​ ​desire​ ​for​ ​happiness? You can not be happy all the time 2. What​ ​are​ ​two​ ​example​ ​of​ ​ultimate​ ​questions​? What will happen to me when I die? Where will my life go 3. Why​ ​do​ ​you​ ​absolutely​ ​need​ ​God’s​ ​Revelation​ ​to​ ​understand​ ​the​ ​truths​ ​of​ ​religion? Natural reason + faith = truth 4. Explain​ ​what​ ​is​ ​known​ ​by​ ​salvific​ ​religion. The belief that god wants to save us thru Section​ ​1:​ ​Why​ ​People​ ​Desire​ ​God​ ​(Pages​ ​6–8) 5. Why​ ​is​ ​it​ ​that​ ​God​ ​alone​ ​can​ ​fill​ ​your​ ​yearning​ ​for​ ​happiness? jussi 6. What​ ​are​ ​four​ ​common​ ​reasons​ ​why​ ​atheists​ ​do​ ​not​ ​believe​ ​in​ ​God? 7. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​Atheism​ ​and​ ​theism​ ​in​ ​all​ ​their​ ​forms​ ​are​ ​a​ ​sin​ ​against​ ​the​ ​virtue​ ​of​ ​religion. Section​ ​2:​ ​Knowing​ ​God​ ​Through​ ​Natural​ ​Revelation​ ​(Pages​ ​9–12) 8. What​ ​point​ ​did​ ​Johannes​ ​Kepler​ ​make​ ​to​ ​his​ ​friend​ ​about​ ​the​ ​existence​ ​of​ ​God​ ​through​ ​the​ ​use​ ​of​ ​senses​ ​and​ ​reason? There must be a creater behind everything that exists 9. Explain​ ​the​ ​relation​ ​between​ ​Natural​ ​Revelation​ ​and​ ​reason​ ​in​ ​trying​ ​to​ ​understand​ ​God’s​ ​existence. We can use our senses and reasons to discover that god exists 10. What​ ​does​ ​it​ ​mean​ ​to​ ​call​ ​St.​ ​Thomas​ ​Aquinas’​ ​arguments​ ​for​ ​God’s​ ​existence​ ​“proofs?” They are convincing arguments for gods existence Directions​:​ ​Write​ ​the​ ​name​ ​of​ ​the​ ​correct​ ​proof​ ​next​ ​to​ ​each​ ​description​ ​below. 11. The​ ​material​ ​universe​ ​cannot​ ​explain​ ​free​ ​will. 12. There​ ​are​ ​different​ ​degrees​ ​of​ ​beauty,​ ​truth,​ ​justice​ ​and​ ​goodness​ ​in​ ​the​ ​world. They are convincing arguments for gods existence 13. For​ ​the​ ​world​ ​to​ ​move​ ​forward​ ​there​ ​must​ ​have​ ​been​ ​a​ ​“First​ ​Mover.” God is the unmoved mover 14. Everyone​ ​has​ ​a​ ​deep​ ​sense​ ​that​ ​some​ ​behaviors​ ​are​ ​wrong​ ​such​ ​as​ ​thievery​ ​or​ ​terrorism. Supreme model 15. It​ ​is​ ​statistically​ ​highly​ ​improbable​ ​that​ ​human​ ​life​ ​in​ ​the​ ​universe​ ​could​ ​have​ ​formed​ ​out​ ​of​ ​chance​ ​alone. god is the grand designer 16. For​ ​anything​ ​to​ ​exist​ ​there​ ​must​ ​be​ ​an​ ​eternal​ ​being​ ​who​ ​always​ ​existed​ ​who​ ​brought​ ​all​ ​other​ ​beings​ ​into​ ​existence. everything comes from something and god is something 17. Everything​ ​that​ ​exists​ ​results​ ​from​ ​something​ ​or​ ​someone​ ​that​ ​came​ ​before​ ​it. god is the first cause 18. God​ ​gives​ ​you​ ​a​ ​taste​ ​of​ ​heaven​ ​here​ ​on​ ​earth. god is the grand designer 19. What​ ​has​ ​every​ ​skeptical​ ​scientist​ ​been​ ​unable​ ​to​ ​prove? If god is real Section​ ​3:​ ​Knowing​ ​God​ ​Through​ ​Divine​ ​Revelation​ ​(Pages​ ​14–18) 20. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​Although​ ​it​ ​is​ ​clear​ ​that​ ​left​ ​to​ ​yourself​ ​you​ ​can​ ​know​ ​that​ ​God​ ​exists,​ ​you​ ​cannot​ ​get​ ​a​ ​truth​ ​and​ ​complete picture​ ​of​ ​who​ ​God​ ​really​ ​is. 21. Why​ ​does​ ​God​ ​want​ ​to​ ​communicate​ ​his​ ​own​ ​divine​ ​life​ ​to​ ​you? “By doing this, God makes it possible for you to know him, respond to him, and love him beyond what you could ever do on your own. " 22. Explain​ ​how​ ​humans​ ​have​ ​attempted​ ​to​ ​describe​ ​the​ ​roles​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Three​ ​Persons​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Holy​ ​Trinity. “God the Father created the world and directs all of Salvation History. God the Son saved the world from sin and death. God the Holy Spirit sustains the Church now that Jesus is not physically on earth. 23. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​The​ ​Israelites​ ​were​ ​unique​ ​because​ ​unlike​ ​their​ ​neighbors​ ​who​ ​were​ ​monotheistic​ ​(meaning​ ​they​ ​worshipped multiple​ ​gods)​ ​the​ ​Israelites​ ​were​ ​polytheistic,​ ​or​ ​believed​ ​in​ ​one​ ​God. 24. Explain​ ​how​ ​John​ ​the​ ​Baptist​ ​paved​ ​the​ ​way​ ​for​ ​Jesus’​ ​own​ ​ministry. The Holy Spirit helped him to preach repeated 2 25. Why​ ​did​ ​Jesus’​ ​followers​ ​call​ ​him​ ​“the​ ​Christ?” Because they realized he was the anointed on they have been waiting for 26. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​After​ ​the​ ​Resurrection,​ ​Jesus’​ ​followers​ ​understood​ ​that​ ​Jesus​ ​is​ ​God. 27. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​There​ ​will​ ​be​ ​no​ ​further​ ​Revelation​ ​now​ ​that​ ​Jesus​ ​has​ ​suffered,​ ​died,​ ​risen​ ​from​ ​the​ ​dead,​ ​and​ ​ascended​ ​into heaven. 28. In​ ​what​ ​ways​ ​did​ ​the​ ​coming​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Holy​ ​Spirit​ ​to​ ​the​ ​Apostles​ ​on​ ​Pentecost​ ​change​ ​them? Suddenly they had courage to preach and give the sacraments Section​ ​4:​ ​Handing​ ​Down​ ​Divine​ ​Revelation​ ​(Pages​ ​20–24) 29. What​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Church’s​ ​Deposit​ ​of​ ​Faith?​ ​What​ ​is​ ​its​ ​source​ ​and​ ​goal? The Bible and sacra traditions 30. How​ ​was​ ​Sacred​ ​Scripture​ ​passed​ ​on​ ​by​ ​the​ ​early​ ​Christians?​ ​Explain. Word of mouth first and later in writhing 31. Fill​ ​in​ ​the​ ​blanks​:​ ​ ​Sacred​ ​Scripture​ ​recalls​ ​the​ ​events​ ​of​ ​Salvation​ ​History​ ​and​ ​the​ ​___________________​ ​God​ ​made​ ​with humanity.​ ​It​ ​includes​ ​both​ ​the​ ​_______​ ​Testament—which​ ​includes​ ​______________​ ​books​ ​and​ ​recalls​ ​the​ ​history​ ​of​ ​the Israelites—and​ ​the​ ​New​ ​Testament—which​ ​includes​ ​_________________​ ​books—that​ ​tell​ ​the​ ​story​ ​of​ ​God​ ​the​ ​Father’s _____________​ ​action​ ​through​ ​his​ Son​ ​and​ ​the​ ​Holy​ ​Spirit’s​ ​work​ ​through​ ​the​ ​early​ ​________________. 32. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​Sacred​ ​Scripture​ ​is​ ​a​ ​body​ ​of​ ​written​ ​literature​ ​that​ ​grows​ ​over​ ​time​ ​as​ ​times​ ​change. 33. What​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Church’s​ ​responsibility​ ​according​ ​to​ ​Dei​ ​Verbum​? To faithfully parserve the teaching of the faith 34. Explain​ ​the​ ​role​ ​of​ ​the​ ​bishops​ ​in​ ​preserving​ ​Sacred​ ​Tradition. Top racer even the taraditon of the apostles 35. In​ ​short,​ ​what​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Magisterium​? The poat and the abisup who have teaching attorety 36. Explain​ ​what​ ​means​ ​to​ ​call​ ​the​ ​bishops​ ​“stewards”​ ​of​ ​God’s​ ​Revelation. 3 37. True​ ​or​ ​False?​ ​The​ ​People​ ​of​ ​God​ ​are​ ​called​ ​to​ ​listen​ ​to​ ​all​ ​that​ ​the​ ​bishops​ ​teach,​ ​especially​ ​dogmas. Section​ ​5:​ ​Faith:​ ​Your​ ​Response​ ​to​ ​Divine​ ​Revelation​ ​(Pages​ ​25–27) 38. What​ ​does​ ​it​ ​mean​ ​to​ ​say​ ​that​ ​faith​ ​requires​ ​you​ ​to​ ​take​ ​a​ ​leap​ ​of​ ​sorts? 39. Fill​ ​in​ ​the​ ​blanks​:​ ​ ​Faith​ ​enables​ ​you​ ​to​ ​respond​ ​______​ ​to​ ​Divine​ ​Revelation​ ​and​ ​when​ ​you​ ​live​ ​a​ ​________________​ ​life,​ ​you are​ ​on​ ​the​ ​path​ ​to​ ​eternal​ ​life.​ ​But​ ​God​ ​does​ ​not​ ​___________​ ​you​ ​to​ ​have​ ​faith.​ ​It,​ ​like​ ​our​ ​________________,​ ​is​ ​God’s​ ​gift. By​ ​responding​ ​____________________​ ​to​ ​Divine​ ​Revelation​ ​through​ ​Jesus​ ​Christ,​ ​you​ ​position​ ​yourself​ ​for​ ​happiness​ ​in​ ​this life​ ​and​ ​forever​ ​in​ ​___________________. 40. What​ ​is​ ​the​ ​sensus​ ​fidei​? The apop aumbihams is never make a mistake 4 ...
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