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Jesus Christ- founder of Christianity

Christianity started around the mid 1st century.
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Sacraments- a sacrament is a rite, instituted by Christ, that mediates grace, constituting a sacred mystery.

Liturgical calendar- The liturgical cycle divides the year into a series of seasons, each with their theological emphases.

Baptism- Baptism is the ritual act, with the use of water, by which a person is admitted to membership of the Church.

Prayer- A concern with the techniques of prayer is condemned as 'pagan', and instead a simple trust in God's fatherly goodness is encouraged.

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The Cathedral

The Bible

Christianity combines the Jewish Old Testament with the New Testament to form the Christian Bible, which followers refer to as the Holy Scriptures.
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Sin- the violation of any of God's laws, including the Ten Commandments.

Heaven- the place where believers rest with Jesus after death

Creation- "In the beginning" God created, i.e., called into being, all things out of nothing. This creative act on the part of God was absolutely free, and for infinitely wise reasons. The cause of all things exists only in the will of God.

Hell- Place of God's final retributive punishment. Scripture progressively develops this destiny of the wicked

Poor- social isolation, economic condition

Rich- God is the source of all gain

Salvation- concerns an eternal, spiritual deliverance.

Marriage- An intimate and complementing union between a man and a woman in which the two become one physically, in the whole of life.

Abortion- we should raise our children according to his will