Divine Revelation
Sacred Scripture
The Holy Trinity
Divine Work of Creation
the Incarnate song of God

100

What is faith?

a supernatural gift from God that enables us to know God and all that he has revealed, and to respond to God with our whole heart and mind

100

What is Sacred Scripture?

the collection of all the writings God has inspired authors to write in his name

100

Who is God the Holy Spirit?

the 3rd person of the Holy Trinity

100

What is the Divine work of creation?

bringing into existence everything and everyone, seen and unseen, out of love and without any help

100

What does it mean that Jesus is Lord?

The designation, or title, "Jesus the Lord" expresses that Jesus is truly God.

200

What is Sacred Tradition?

the passing on of Divine Revelation by the Church through the power and guidance of the Holy Spirit

200

What is the canon of Scripture?

the list of books that the Church has identified and teaches to be the inspired Word of God

200

Who is God the Father?

the 1st person of the Holy Trinity

200

What is free will?

essential quality of the soul

200

What is the Annunciation?

the announcement by the angel Gabriel to Mary that God chose her to be the mother of Jesus, the son of God, by the power of the Holy Spirit. 

300

What is the deposit of faith?

the source of faith that we draw from in order to pass on God's Revelation

300

What is biblical inspiration?

describes the Holy Spirit guiding the human authors of Sacred Scripture

300

Who is God the Son?

the 2nd person of the Holy Trinity

300

What is original sin?

sin of Adam and Eve by which they choose evil over obedience to God

300

What is the Resurrection?

the historical event of Jesus being raised from the dead to a new glorified life after his Death on the Cross and burial in the tomb.

400

What is the Magisterium?

the teaching authority of the Church.

400

What is the Old Testament?

first main part of the Bible

400

Who is the Mystery of the Holy Trinity?

the central mystery of the Christian faith

400

Who are angels?

spiritual creatures who do not have bodies as humans do

400

What is the Paschal Mystery?

the saving events of the Passion, Death, Resurrection, and glorious Ascension of Jesus Christ.

500

What is a dogma of faith?

a truth taught by the Church as revealed by God and to which we are called to give our assent of mind and heart in faith

500

What are the Catholic letters?

the 7 New Testament letters that bear the names of the Apostles John, Peter, Jude, and James..

500

What are the divine missions, or the works of God?

the work of the Trinity

500

What is the soul?

spiritual part of a person

500

What is Salvation?

salvation is the saving, or deliverance, of humanity from the power of sin and death through Jesus Christ