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Ch16 Christianity

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Why did Jews await the arrival of the messiah?   There was lots of unrest and Jews had to pay high taxes and they were in lots of pressure. The Roman treated the Greeks ver unfairly.  
Why is Paul considered the first missionary?   He believed in CHristianity and was the first to spread religious beliefs.  
Why did Romans charge Jesus of treason?   They were worried because many Jews greeted him as a messiah. They started to only worship their one true god.  
What changed did Paul make in the Christian religion?   He said that gentiles could be Christian. They just had to have faith in Jesus.  
What factors brought about a change in attitude between Romans and Christians?   They became tired of way and feared the end of the empire.  
Why did early Christians form churches?   Christiand thought the end of the world was near.  
What did the bishops consider as heresy?   Points of view the bishops didn't accept.  
How was the early Christian church organized?   Each church is called a Parish. Each Parish had a leader known as a priest. Several ch urches were put into larger groups called diocese, which was headed by a bishop.The most important bishops were Archbishop and most important archbishop were patriarchs  
Where did christianity start?   Palastine  
Why did Jesus teach in Parables?   People could understand religious principles he was trying to teach  
Why did the Roman blame and punish christians?   Because the Christians and jews refused to worship the roman emporer  
Why did the latin and greek churches split into 2 groups?   Christians who spoke latin saw him as the head of all the churches. Christians who spoke greek however did not accept the pope as their leader  
Scriptures   Sacred writings of any religion  
Patriachs   Five leading archbishops in the early church  
Gentiles   Term applied to anyone who is not jewish  
Diocese   Church division ade up of several parishes  
Missionary   Person who spreads religious beliefs to others. The roman system of roads helped them spread their word  
Resurrection   Rising from the dead, Christians believed Jesus's death and this happned to forgive them of their sins  
Heresy   Doctrines that church authorities disapprove  
parables   stories  
Parish   Term for a local church in early christianity  
Messiah   Someone who would save the greeks  
Abbot   person who heads a monstery  
Apostles   The people chosen by Jesus to spread his teachings  
Convents   Religious communities for christian women  
Romans   Blamed christians for plagues and famines  
Roman Catholic Church   The latin churches as a groups  
Priest   leader of a church  
Bishop   The person who handled each diocese  
Archbishop   Most important Bishop  


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