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Test your Catholic IQ!  Water and the Spirit
Sunday, September 15, 2019

1. No one had ever heard of Baptism before Jesus was baptized.

True or False

2. _______ begins the process of initiating a person into the believing Body of Christ, which is the Church.

a. memorizing the Our Father
b. Catholic school
c. Sunday school
d. Baptism

3. The sacrament of Baptism unites all _______as brothers and sisters in Christ.

a. Americans
b. monotheists
c. Christians
d. religious people

4. When we go to church, we bless ourselves with _______ to remind ourselves of our Baptism.

a. palm branches
b. holy water
c. kindness
d. white clothes

5. How many times do Catholics get baptized?

a. as many times as they want
b. three times
c. whenever they join a new parish
d. once

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Test your Catholic IQ!  Water and the Spirit
Sunday, September 9, 2019

1. No one had ever heard of Baptism before Jesus was baptized.

True or False

2. _______ begins the process of initiating a person into the believing Body of Christ, which is the Church.

a. memorizing the Our Father
b. Catholic school
c. Sunday school
d. Baptism

3. The sacrament of Baptism unites all _______ as brothers and sisters in Christ.

a. Americans
b. monotheists
c. Christians
d. religious people

4. When we go to church, we bless ourselves with _______ to remind ourselves of our Baptism.

a. palm branches
b. holy water
c. kindness
d. white clothes

5. How many times do Catholics get baptized?

a. as many times as they want
b. three times
c. whenever they join a new parish
d. once

This week’s answers:

1.     False
2. d, Baptism
3. c, Christians
4. b, holy water
5. d, once

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Test your Catholic IQ!  Water and the Spirit
Sunday, September 1, 2019

We believe that through the sacraments, we have real encounters with _______.

a. priests
b. bishops
c. Christ
d. All the cool symbols the Church uses like oil, water, Dire, etc

2. The sacraments were first celebrated by _______.

a. King Solomon
b. Jesus
c. the Pope
d. Mary

3. St. Peter baptized _______ even though he was a Roman centurion and a pagan Gentile (Acts 10).

a. Bruno Mars
b. Cornelius
c. Julius Caesar
d. Optimus Prime

4. A person becomes a Christian when he or she is _______.

a. not mean to his/her siblings
b. born
c. baptized
d. no longer tempted to sin

5. Jesus was baptized.

True / False

This week’s answers:

1. c, Christ
2. b, Jesus
3. b, Cornelius
4. c, baptized
5. True

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Test your Catholic IQ!  Summer Trivia  
Sunday, August 25, 2019

1. Jesus commissioned the apostles to “make _______ of all nations, baptizing them in the
name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit”

a. teachers
b. slaves
c. kings
d. disciples

2. Holy water found at the doors of the church is considered a _____.

a. sacramental
b. sacrament
c. relic
d. vestment

3. _______ is the first sacrament every Christian receives.

a. First Communion
b. Baptism
c. Confirmation
d. Anointing of the sick

4. ______ is the main symbol of Baptism.

a. water
b. a family party
c. oil
d. candle

This week’s answers:

1. d, disciples
2. a, sacramental
3. b, Baptism
4. a, water

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Test your Catholic IQ!  Summer Trivia  
Sunday, August 18, 2019

1. Which saint is celebrated the day after Christmas on the Church’s universal calendar?

a. Stephen
b. John the Apostle
c. John the Baptist
d. Thomas Becket

2. How many people did Jesus raise from the dead in the Gospels?

a. 1
b. 2
c. 3
d. 4

3. Which of the following Christians celebrate all seven sacraments?

a. Methodists
b. Lutherans
c. Baptists
d. Orthodox

4. Which of these apostles was not present at Jesus’ transGiguration?

a. John
b. James
c. Andrew
d. Peter

This week’s answers:

1. a, Stephen
2. c, 3
3. d, Orthodox
4. c, Andrew

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Test your Catholic IQ!  Summer Trivia  
Sunday, August 11, 2019

1. Which of the following saints is a patron of bakers.

a. Lawrence
b. Anthony of Egypt
c. Elizabeth of Hungary
d. Nicholas of Tolentino

2. Which was Jesus’ first public miracle?

a. Feeding of the 5,000
b. Walking on water
c. Curing the man born blind
d. Changing water into wine

3. Which liturgical color would the priest wear most often?

a. Red
b. White
c. Purple
d. Green

4. Which is not one of the Stations of the Cross?

a. Veronica Wipes Jesus’ Face
b. Jesus Falls a Fourth Time
c. Jesus Meets the Women of Jerusalem
d. Jesus is Buried

This week’s answers:

1. c, Elizabeth of Hungary
2. d, Changing water into wine
3. d, Green
4. b, Jesus Falls a Fourth Time

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