Christianity exam - Bethlehem

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–5. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Bethlehem The traditional birthplace of Jesus, which is marked today my the  monument pictured above. Jerusale m Site of Jesus cruxicifion (today marked by the church of the Holy  Seplecure pictured above) and the earlier Jewish Christian  community; capital of latin Christian kingdom in the Holy Land  from 1099 to 1187 Nazareth Jesus' home in youth and manhood. (Today it is the  culinary capital of Isreal, excellent food everywhere!) Rome The capital of the Roman empire, where Peter introducted  Christinaiy and the Roman the Roman catholic church eventually  established its headquarters in the Vatican (pictured above). Wittenberg the german town where Martin Luther posted his 95 theses, 
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
begining the protest and reformation. The actual door he nailed  them to is pictured above. Salt lake city,  Utah founded by Mormons in 1847; the headquartes of the church of  Jesus Christ later day saints. (their famous Mormon tabernacle  choir is pictured above.) Advent The beginning of the Christian liturgical year, a period including  the four sundays immediately preceding Christmas. Marked by an  event wreath (pictured above) one candle is light every sunday. Apocalypse Cataclysmic events marking the transition  from one era to another; a name of the last book of the NEw  testament, which describes such events. and the subject of a few  movies, postage stamps and wrong predictions by a weird guy in  Oakland, California.
Background image of page 2
apostles the first generation of Jesus' followers. .. Atonement Christ's restoration of humanity to right relationship with God,  variously interpreted as divine victory over evil power, satisfaction  of divine justice, or demonstartation of a moral example. baptism Sprinking or immersion in water; ritual by which a  person is initated into membership in the Chirsitian community.  Baptism is considered a cleansing from Sin. . .. bishop The supervisoring priest of an church district called a "diocese". ..
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Canon List of books acknowledged a scripture. to a  less extent: list of acknowledged saints is cannon, church law is  considered cannon. (also a camera brand) charismatic Characterized by spiritual gifts such as speaking in tongues  (Glossolalia) Christ From the Greek "christos", a translation of the Hebrew word,  Messiah meaning "anointed one". conversion Spiritual rebirth, accompanied by certainty of divine forgiveness  and acceptance. cosmological 
Background image of page 4
Image of page 5
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 01/29/2012 for the course RELI 1001 taught by Professor Eaglen during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.

Page1 / 22

Christianity exam - Bethlehem

This preview shows document pages 1 - 5. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online