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

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How religious are you? It's time to find out!

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

 May 03, 2020

1 of 22What does this word mean?

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

2 of 22What does this word mean?

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

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
Jewish dietary laws
Islamic dietary laws

8 of 22What does this word mean?

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

9 of 22What does this word mean?

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

10 of 22What does this word mean?

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

11 of 22What does this word mean?

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

12 of 22What does this word mean?

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

13 of 22What does this word mean?

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

14 of 22What does this word mean?

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

15 of 22What does this word mean?

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

16 of 22What does this word mean?

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

17 of 22What does this word mean?

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

18 of 22What does this word mean?

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

19 of 22What does this word mean?

Apostle
Disciple of Jesus
Part of the Bible
A preacher

20 of 22What does this word mean?

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

21 of 22What does this word mean?

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

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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