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

3 of 22What does this word mean?

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

4 of 22What does this word mean?

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

5 of 22What does this word mean?

Gabriel
A sinner
An archangel
A prophet

6 of 22What does this word mean?

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

7 of 22What does this word mean?

Kosher
Islamic dietary laws
Jewish dietary laws
Christian dietary laws

8 of 22What does this word mean?

Damnation
Condemned to punishment in the afterlife
The end of the world
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 birth of Jesus
The arrival of the Holy Spirit on earth

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

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

17 of 22What does this word mean?

Agnosticism
Not confirming nor denying belief in God
Confirming 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 before Christmas
40-day fasting period after the Resurrection of Christ

19 of 22What does this word mean?

Apostle
Disciple of Jesus
A preacher
Part of the Bible

20 of 22What does this word mean?

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

21 of 22What does this word mean?

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

22 of 22What does this word mean?

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