Did Christ have a true human body or did He just assumed a human body?___________Yes

Do we have an image of God the Father?_________________________________________No.

What is the reason why Christ can be represented and venerated in sacred images?_____His human body makes the invisible God became visible

What does the heart of Jesus exemplify?__________________________________________The symbol of that infinite love with which he loves the Father and each one of us

What is the meaning of the expression "conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit..."?_____This expression means that the Virgin Mary conceived the eternal Son in her womb by the power of the Holy Spirit without the cooperation of a man

Why is Mary truly the Mother of God?___________________________________________Mary is truly the Mother of God because she is the Mother of Jesus (John 2,1, John 19,25). The One who was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit and became truly her Son is actually the eternal Son of God the Father. He is God himself.

Who was c onceived in the "Immaculate Conception"?___________________The Son of God the Father

Was Mary herself was conceived immaculate?___________________________Yes

What does this mean? _________________________________________________This means that, thanks to the grace of God and in anticipation of the merits of Jesus Christ, Mary was preserved from original sin from the first instant of her conception

Is Mary co-redeemer?_________________________No

Did Mary cooperate in God’s plan for salvation?___Yes

How?________________________________________By freely gave her consent with "the obedience of faith" (Romans 1,5)

Was Jesus immaculately conceived?_____________Yes

Where was He conceived?______________________Nazareth

Was He virginally born?_______________________Yes

Where was He born?___________________________Bethlehem

Why does Jesus the Son of God in both natures? _______________________He is, however, truly the Son of God in both natures since there is in him only one Person who is divine

99. In what sense is Mary "ever Virgin"?________________________________Mary is ever virgin in the sense that she "remained a virgin in conceiving her Son, a virgin in giving birth to him, a virgin in carrying him, a virgin in nursing him at her breast, always a virgin" (Saint Augustine)

How do we explain the "brothers and sisters of Jesus" of Jesus?____________________we are talking about the close relations of Jesus, according to the way of speaking used in Sacred Scripture

In what way is the spiritual motherhood of Mary universal?_______________________Mary had only one Son, Jesus, but in him her spiritual motherhood extends to all whom Jesus came to save

In what sense is the life of Christ a Mystery?______________________________________What was visible in the earthly life of Jesus leads us to the invisible mystery of his divine sonship: "whoever has seen me has seen the Father" (John 14,9)

How did God prepare the world for the mystery of Christ?__________________Through the Old Testament

What mysteries does the Gospel teach us about the early life of Jesus?_________________________At Christmas the glory of heaven is shown forth in the weakness of a baby; the circumcision of Jesus is a sign of his belonging to the Hebrew people and is a prefiguration of our Baptism; the Epiphany is the manifestation of the Messiah King of Israel to all the nations; at the presentation in the temple, Simeon and Anna symbolise all the anticipation of Israel awaiting its encounter with its Savior; the flight into Egypt and the massacre of the innocents proclaim that the entire life of Christ will be under the sign of persecution; the departure from Egypt recalls the exodus and presents Jesus as the new Moses and the true and definitive liberator

What is to be done so that large-scale concelebrations do not lose their proper focus?_____________This can be done by proper coordination and by arranging the place of worship so that priests and lay faithful are truly able to participate fully

When are these concelebrations done?______________________________extraordinary situations

In harmony with the directives of the Second Vatican Council, how should these celebrations be done?______________________________with the exception of the readings, the homily and the prayer of the faithful, such liturgies could be celebrated in Latin

In this connection what is proposed for seminarians?_____________________________________ from their time in the seminary, receive the preparation needed to understand and to celebrate Mass in Latin, and also to use Latin texts and execute Gregorian chant; nor should we forget that the faithful can be taught to recite the more common prayers in Latin, and also to sing parts of the liturgy to Gregorian chant

What is to be done about small group celebrations?_________________________such celebrations should always be consonant with the overall pastoral activity of the Diocese

How do these celebrations actually lose their catechetical value?____________________________ if they were felt to be in competition with, or parallel to, the life of the particular Church

What necessary criteria did the Synod set forthfor these small group celebrations?_________________________small groups must serve to unify the community, not to fragment it; the beneficial results ought to be clearly evident; these groups should encourage the fruitful participation of the entire assembly, and preserve as much as possible the unity of the liturgical life of individual families

Who did the Holy Spirit inspire for a spiritual renewal full of fervor in 17th century France?______________________with outstanding personalities like De Berulle, St. Vincent de Paul, St. Louis Grignon de Montfort and St. Jean Eudes

Who and whom, and when and by whom were two saints proclaimed, offering the Church and the whole world two extraordinary examples of priestly saintliness?_________________________________Pius XI proclaimed Jean Eudes and the Cure d'Ars saints on the same day, on May 31, 1925

Who are the true interpreters of Holy Scripture?_________________________________ The saints have proved, in their experience of life, the truth of the Gospel - and thus they introduce us to know and understand the Gospel

Who was chiefly the one responsible for the establishment of seminaries and for the formation of priests?__________________________________________Saint Charles Borromeo

Who instituted a congregation dedicated specifically to the formation of priests?_____________________Saint John Eudes

Where did he found his first seminary?_______________________________________In the university city of Caen, he founded his first seminary, which was so appreciated that soon he extended the work to other dioceses

            What did he want to call back the faithful to? particularly future priests, to the heart, inspired by the priestly Heart of    Jesus and the maternal Heart of Mary

 

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