Keywords unit 2

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Anglican Churches
Churches that are in communion with the Church of England
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apostolic
the belief that the Church can only be understood in the light of the apostles
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Bishops
priests specially chosen by the Pope who are responsible for all the churches in a diocese
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catholic
universal or worldwide
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celibacy
living without engaging in any sexual activity
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holy
of, or relating to, God, sacred
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laity
all the people of the Church who are not chosen to be bishops, priests or deacons
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Magisterium
the Pop and the Bishops interpreting the Bible and tradition for Roman Catholics today
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Nonconformist Churches
Protestant Churches/Christians separated from the Church of England
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ordination
making someone a priest, bishop or deacon by the sacrament of holy orders
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Orthodox Churches
national Churches in union with the Patriarch of Constantinople (e.g.: the Russian Orthodox Church)
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papacy
the office of the Pope
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Atonement
reconciliation between God and humanity
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Catechism
official teaching of the Roman Catholic Church
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Compassion
the feeling of pity which makes one want to help the sufferer
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Creeds
official statements of Christian beliefs
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faith
firm belief without logical proof
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Incarnation
the belief that God took human form in Jesus
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Monotheism
belief in one God
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Repentance

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