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Role of The Church

The Role of The Church Study Guide for social studies.

Cathedral Definition: A large and important church. Helpful Hint: Cathedral- Church The C’s are the same.
Clergy Definition: The body of people, such as priests, who perform the sacred functions of a church. Helpful Hint: Priests
Excommunicate Definition:To formally deprive a person of membership in a church. Helpful Hint:They don’t let that person go back to the church, they kick them out.
Monasticism Definition: A way of life in which men and women withdraw from the rest of the world in order to devote themselves to their faith. Helpful Hint: Just focus on faith, and shut out the rest of the world.
Monk Definition:A man who has taken a solemn vow to devote his life to prayer and service in a monastery. Helpful Hint: A Guy who gives his entire life by praying and going to a community of monks.
Nun Definition:A woman who has taken a sacred vow to devote her life to prayer and service to the church. Helpful Hint:A woman who has gave her life to God by prayer and going to church.
Persecute Definition:To cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs. Helpful Hint:Making a person be in pain for what they believe.
Pilgrimage Definition:A journey to a holy site. Helpful Hint:Visiting somewhere holy.
Monastery Definition: A community of monks. Helpful Hint: A bunch of monks.
Rhetoric Definition: The study of persuasive writing and speaking. Helpful Hint:Studying persuasive writing and speaking.
Sacrament Definition: A solemn rite of Christian churches. Helpful Hint: A pure ceremony of Christian churches.
University Definition: A school of advanced learning. Helpful Hint:Like a college.
Theology Definition:The study of God and religious truth. Helpful Hint:The study of God and the bible.
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