Quiz: Only A REAL Irish Catholic Knows The Meaning Of These 18 Words

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Find out how religious you really are by taking this quiz and picking the correct definition for words only an Irish Catholic could know!

 Dec 19, 2017
1 of 18What do these words mean?
Holy Week
The week following Easter
The week preceding Easter
The week preceding Christmas
2 of 18What does this word mean?
Convent
A law of the Bible
The place where a community of priests live
The place where a community of nuns live
3 of 18What does this word mean?
Advent
The liturgical season which takes place before Easter
The liturgical season which takes place after Christmas
The liturgical season which takes place before Christmas
4 of 18What does this word mean?
Genesis
The last book of the Bible
A scripture that accompanies the Bible
The first book of the Bible
5 of 18What does this word mean?
Beatification
The first step of becoming a Saint
A ritual that takes place before a funeral
A process to make somebody beautiful
6 of 18What does this word mean?
Lectern
A special light used in church
The stand from which the Scripture is read in church
One of the garments the priest wears
7 of 18What does this word mean?
Rosary
A series of prayers
A prayer
The body of Christ
8 of 18What does this word mean?
Lent
The liturgical season which takes place before Easter
The liturgical season which takes place after Easter
The liturgical season which takes place before Christmas
9 of 18What does this word mean?
Sabbath
The seventh day of the week, dedicated to rest
The sixth day of the week, dedicated to work
The third day of the week, dedicated to fun
10 of 18What does this word mean?
Almsgiving
Community service to make up for sins
The act of collecting money from church goers
The act of giving money or goods to the poor
11 of 18What does this word mean?
Seminary
The priest's private chambers in a church
The Pope's private church in the Vatican
The college where men are trained for priesthood
12 of 18What does this word mean?
Crucifix
A symbol made with the hands before prayer
The cross where Jesus was crucified
The wine consumed during mass
13 of 18What does this word mean?
Ascension
The walking up the aisle during a wedding
The taking of Jesus up to Heaven
The priest's journey to the altar before mass
14 of 18What does this word mean?
Claddagh
a ring that represents love, loyalty, and friendship
a necklace that represents sin and forgiveness
a bracelet that represents trust and honesty
15 of 18What does this word mean?
Slainte
Goodbye
Hello
Health / Cheers
16 of 18What does this phrase mean?
Dia dhuit
Day of the Dead in Irish
The Holy Trilogy in Irish
"Hello" in Irish (literal meaning is "God bless you")
17 of 18What does this word mean?
Catechism
The separation of Church and State
A summary of doctrine and learning introduction to the Sacraments
The belief that Jesus is the Son of God and sovereign King
18 of 18What does this word mean?
Infant Prague
An infant Saint that people pray to for good luck
A figurine of the Infant of Prague used in potted plants to prevent rain
The story of an Infant in Prague who became one of Jesus' disciples
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