Quiz: You Probably Don't Know What These 22 Religious Words Mean

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Give the correct meaning for these common religious terms like "evangelism", "hymn", "martyr", "armageddon" and "pope".

 Mar 22, 2018

1 of 22What does this word mean?

Trinity
The Old Testament and the New Testament combined
The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit
Adam, Eve, and God

2 of 22What does this word mean?

Atonement
Sin can be forgiven by God
When someone is being baptized and is dunked under water
Going to church every Sunday

3 of 22What does this word mean?

Pope
Leader of the Eastern Orthodox church
Leader of the Protestant church
Leader of the Catholic church

4 of 22What does this word mean?

Evangelism
Sharing the gospel with non-believers
Repenting for sins committed
Refusing to accept anybody who isn't a Christian

5 of 22What does this word mean?

Gabriel
An archangel
A sinner
A prophet

6 of 22What does this word mean?

Hymn
A chant dedicated to a saint
A song of worship
A declaration of love for God

7 of 22What does this word mean?

Kosher
Christian dietary laws
Islamic dietary laws
Jewish dietary laws

8 of 22What does this word mean?

Damnation
The end of the world
Condemned to punishment in the afterlife
Battle between good and evil

9 of 22What does this word mean?

Laity
Members of Christian church who are not ordained
Members of Christian church who are women
Members of Christian church who are celibate

10 of 22What does this word mean?

Pentecost
The crucifixion of Jesus
The arrival of the Holy Spirit on earth
The birth of Jesus

11 of 22What does this word mean?

Mormon
Person who is a born-again Christian
Person who is a Protestant
Person who believes to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

12 of 22What does this word mean?

Parish
A congregation in a church
A sermon
A festival taking place in accordance with the liturgical calendar

13 of 22What does this word mean?

Advent
The season of preparation before Thanksgiving
The season of preparation after Easter
The season of preparation before Christmas

14 of 22What does this word mean?

Monotheism
Belief there is only one God
Belief in the Holy Spirit
Belief that Jesus is the son of God

15 of 22What does this word mean?

Deity
A prayer in Eastern Christian denominations
A religious symbol
A supernatural being considered holy

16 of 22What does this word mean?

Martyr
Someone who dies for a religious cause
A person who changes faiths
A church member who never marries

17 of 22What does this word mean?

Agnosticism
Confirming belief in God
Not confirming nor denying belief in God
Denying belief in God

18 of 22What does this word mean?

Lent
40-day fasting period before Easter
40-day fasting period after the Resurrection of Christ
40-day fasting period before Christmas

19 of 22What does this word mean?

Apostle
Part of the Bible
Disciple of Jesus
A preacher

20 of 22What does this word mean?

Bishop
Senior member of the clergy
A priest who's just starting out
A pastor who is married

21 of 22What does this word mean?

Excommunication
The banishment of an individual from a religious community
Misinterpretation of the bible
Spreading the word of God

22 of 22What does this word mean?

Armageddon
The repenting of sinners
The punishment of evil
The final battle between good and evil
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