Only Someone Who Attends Mass Will Know The Meaning Of These Catholic Words

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Do you speak the language of Catholicism?

If you're a Roman Catholic, you be able to define what these words mean in this fun but challenging quiz about Catholic lingo!

 Aug 31, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "Easter duty" mean?
Mass at least once a year
Communion at least once a year
Confession at least once a year

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What is the name of the large, colored vestment the priest wears for mass?
Pyx
Chasable
Manna

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What is the cross worn by a bishop or abbot?
Chasable
Pectoral
Curia

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Where do priests live?
Convent
Rectory
Canon

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The territory, or churches, under the authority and leadership of a bishop is called what?
Interregnum
Diocese
Magisterium

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A book containing the order of services and prayers of the Mass is called a:
Hymnal
Pastoral letter
Missal

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The term for the head of a Vatican congregation.
Prefect
Monsignor
Cardinal

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Any part of the physical remains of a saint or items that have touched the body of a saint is called a:
Chasable
Pyx
Relic

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The writings of the Old and New Testaments is called the:
Beatitudes
Scripture
Parables

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A college where men are trained for the priesthood.
Sacristy
Seminary
Convent

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What is another word for religious calling?
Vigil
Theological
Vocation

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What would you call a meeting of bishops to discuss doctrinal and pastoral needs of the church?
Nuncio
Synod
Pontifical Council

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What is the sin man is born with?
Mortal sin
Original sin
Venial sin

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This is defined as promotion of unity among all Christians.
Evangelisation
Doxology
Ecumenism

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An assembly of cardinals presided over by the pope is called:
College
Consistory
Curia

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One of the 12 original followers of Jesus Christ as named in the New Testament.
Apostle
Saints
Disciple

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What is a meeting of cardinals to elect a new pope called?
Conclave
College
Council

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A religious house where monks live is known as a:
Monastery
Rectory
Parish
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