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Disciples
Followers of Jesus
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Levi
A tax collector who Jesus called to be a disciple
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Sons of Zebedee
The brothers James and John whom Jesus called to follow him
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Service
An act of help or assistance
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The Twelve
The twelve selected from the disciples to be Jesus's closest disciples
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True Family
Those who follw the teachings of Jesus
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Self-sacrifice
Putting other people's needs before your own
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True Greatness
The teaching of Jesus that service of others is true greatness
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The Commandments
The collection of 10 laws given by God
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The eye of a needle
A metaphor used by Jesus to show that wealth makes it difficult to enter the Kingdom of God
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The Kingdom
The rule of God in people's lives
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Peter's Denial
The way Peter said he was not a follower of Jesus after the arrest of Jesus
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The Law
The collection of laws handed down by God and collected in the Torah
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Sinners
Those who did not follow all the Jewish laws
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Pharisees
A religious group whose aim was to keep the traditional Jewish faith alive
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Sabbath
The Jewish day of rest on the seventh day of the week
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Fasting
Going without food on certain days as a sign of devotion to God
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Ritual Cleanliness
The Jewish laws on food and washing which prevented anything unclean entering the body
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Corban
A gift dedicated to God which meant that it could not be used for anything else
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Passion
The sufferings of Jesus, especially in the time leading up to his crucifixion
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Palm Sunday
The Sunday before Good Friday when Jesus entered Jerusalem on a donkey
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The Temple
The building in Jerusalem where sacrifices were made
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Scribes (Teachers of the Law)
Religious lawyers; originally men who made copies of the Torah
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Sadducees
Group of Preists who controlled the Temple an collaborated with the Romans
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Feast of Unleavened Bread
The first day of the Passover festival
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Last Supper
The last meal Jesus ate with his disciples, which founded the Eucharist
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Passover
Jewish festival celebrating the release from Egypt
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Upper Room
The place where the Last Supper took place
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Gethsemane
The place where Jesus was arrested
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Judas Iscariot
The disciple who betrayed Jesus
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Blasphemy
Associating oneself with God/language or deeds that insult God
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High Preist
The chief Jewish leader at the time of Jesus
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Sanhedrin
The supreme Jewish council which found Jesus guilty of blasphemy
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Pontius Pilate
The Roman procurator (governor) of Judea at the time of Jesus
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Crucifixion
The Roman death penalty suffered by Jesus when he was nailed to the cross
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Golgotha
The place of the skull; the place where Jesus was crucified
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Baptism
Confessing sins and being immersed in water as a sign of purification
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John the Baptist
The man who baptised Jesus in the river Jordan
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Confession
An acknowledgement or declaration of something
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Elijah
The Old Testament prophet believed to return before the Messiah
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Messiah
The Anointed One (Christ) who would bring in God's Kingdom
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Moses
The Old Testement prophet to whom God gave his laws
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Transfiguration
When Jesus' appearance was changed
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Nature Miracle
A miracle in which Jesus shows his power over nature
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Legion
A man from whom Jesus cast out many demons
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Healing miracle
A miracle in which Jesus shows his power over sickness
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Jarius
The synagogue ruler whose daughter waas brought back to life by Jesus
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Son of Man
A title used by Jesus of himself, probably meaning he would suffer before bringing in God's kingdom
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A tax collector who Jesus called to be a disciple

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The brothers James and John whom Jesus called to follow him

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An act of help or assistance

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The twelve selected from the disciples to be Jesus's closest disciples

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