Christianity

by Andre Pham, 7th period

About Christianity

Christianity is a monotheistic religion that believes in the god of Abraham much like Islam and Judaism. Its followers are called Christians.Their Sabbath day begins on Saturday evening and ends on Sunday evening. The Holy Trinity is the belief that there are 3 persons in 1 God, God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Trinity. They also believe that Jesus Christ is the son of God, born of the virgin Mary The 2 most important sacraments in Christianity are Baptism and the Eucharist. Baptism is when you are dipped into holy water and become members of the church and children of God. In the sacrament of the Eucharist, is receive the Body and Blood of Christ. Christians worship in a building known as a church, and are led in worship by a pastor. Christians also follow the teachings of the Bible, their holy book. Their main holidays are Christmas and Easter. During Christmas, Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus, while during Easter, they mourn Jesus's death on the cross, and celebrate his resurrection. In Jerusalem, the most holy place of the Christians is the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, where Jesus was killed, buried, and supposedly resurrected.
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Church of the Holy Sepulchre

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre was built on the spot where Jesus was supposedly killed, buried, and resurrected. It was built in 326 AD. The capacity is 8, 000 people for a one Mass. It is located in the oldest part of Jerusalem, known as Old City. It is also known as the church of the Resurrection.
History of Christianity and Western Civilization Course

Jesus Christ

Jesus Christ was the Son of God, born of the Virgin Mary. He was born on December 25, AD 00. After 30 years of existing and not really doing anything very important, he began preaching and converting thousands of followers. He made miracles, such as walking on water during a storm. At age 33, he was convicted of false worship and sentenced to death on the cross. After being crucified on the cross, he was buried, but then resurrected. After a while, he ascended into heaven.


He did not have a Facebook account, Twitter account, email account, phone number, or website, nor does he have a address, but since he died there , let's put it at that.

MASS (This week)

Saturday, Feb. 6th, 5:30pm to Sunday, Feb. 7th, 8pm

ANY CHURCH

Receive the Body and Blood of Christ at this special service! Christians welcome!