Test Your Catholic IQ!

Test your Catholic IQ! Sacrament Celebrations
Sunday, January 20, 2019

1. The person who teaches people about the faith is called _______.

a. volunteer
b. catechist
c. manager
d. Bible expert

2. A catechist teaches _________ .

a. Catholic doctrine
b. math
c. Spanish
d. music

Answers Next Week

Test your Catholic IQ! Sacrament Celebrations
Sunday, January 13, 2019

Adults

1. How was John the Baptist related to Jesus?

a. uncle
b. friend
c. cousin
d. brother

2. John said he baptized with water and that Jesus would baptize with_______.

a. His word
b. fire and the Holy Spirit
c. peace
d. the blessings of the priesthood

3. Why did Jesus need to be baptized?

a. He needed more Godly power
b. He needed to fulfill all righteousness
c. He had sinned
d. He didn’t have the priesthood

4. What did God’s voice from heaven say after Jesus was baptized?

a. “Come forth and be baptized”
b. “This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.”
c. “Follow therefore this example and do likewise”
d. “This is the Christ”

ANSWERS FROM January 13th

1. c. cousin
2. b. Fire and the Holy Spirit
3. b. He needed to fulfill all righteousness
4. b. “This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased”

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Test your Catholic IQ! Sacrament Celebrations
Sunday, January 6, 2019

Adults

1. How many Wise Men (Magi) visited Joseph, Jesus and Mary in Bethlehem?

a. Two
b. The Bible does not say
c. Three
d. Four

2. Which King of Israel wanted to kill the baby who would grow to become the Messiah?

a. Flavius Josephus
b. Caesar Augustus
c. Herod
d. Quirinius

3. The story of the visit of the Wise Men (Magi) appears in the Gospel according to whom?

a. Matthew
b. Mark
c. Luke
d. John

4. What are/were the three traditional names assigned to the Wise Men (Magi)?

a. Peter, Paul and James
b. Huey, Dewey and Louie
c. Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego
d. Caspar, Melchior and Balthasar

ANSWERS FROM January 6th.

1. b. The Bible does not say (The tradition that there were three arises from the three gifts that were given to the Holy Family.)
2. c. Herod
3. a. Matthew
4. d. Caspar, Melchior and Balthasar

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Test your Catholic IQ! Sacrament Celebrations
Sunday, December 30

Adults

1. Jesus, Mary and Joseph are members of the Holy __________.

a. Name Society b. Club
c. Trinity d. Family

2. The Magi who visited the newborn Jesus were ____________.

a. wise men from the east
b. types of bugs
c. young magicians
d. from the town of Magiopolis

3. Christmas lights are a symbol of Jesus who is the “ _________ of the world”

a. Rudolph’s nose
b. light
c. sun
d. Glashlight

4. The word crèche means _______.

a. “candy canes” in Russian
b. ”jump like a French ballet dancer”
c. “crush” in French
d. “a representation of the Nativity scene”

ANSWERS FROM December 30th.

1. d. Family
2. a. wise men from the east
3. b. light
4. d, “a representation of the Nativity scene”

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Test your Catholic IQ! Sacrament Celebrations
Sunday, December 23

Adults

1. “O Come O Come Emmanuel, and ransom captive _________.”

a. Israel       b. Pokemon
c. hostages d. prisoners

2. Jesus’ cousin’s name is __________.

a. Joseph                    b. Myron
c. John the Baptist  d. George

3. Mary was the mother of ________.

a. John the Baptist     b. God but not Jesus
c. God                            d. Jesus but not God

4. When John Baptized people, he was in the ___________ river.

a. Mississippi               b. Amazon
c. Nile                             d. Jordan

ANSWERS FROM December 23rd.

1. a, Israel
2. c, John the Baptist
3. c, God
4. d, Jordan

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