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Christianity

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  • 1.
  • 2. Christianity
    By: Madeline Rieders
  • 3. Stories of Origin and Important People
    Jesus:
    The Birth of Jesus and before he was born- when the angel Gabriel came down to Mary who was engaged with Joseph
    Baptized by John the Baptist- got recognized as the Christ
    Jesus’ teachings and his miracles- calming the storm
    Crucifixion and Resurrection
    Resurrection of Jesus
    Jesus getting baptized
    Calming the Storm
  • 4. Core Beliefs
    Monotheistic god and the Trinity
    Belief that Jesus is the Messiah and the Son of God
    Abrahamic faith- based off from Abraham
    Jesus in general
    The belief of Jesus the son
    of God
    Jesus
    The Trinity
  • 5. Holy Writings
    Bible:
    The New Testament-has 27 books
    The Old Testament
    Gospels written by: Matthew, Mark, Luke and John
    The first four books in the New Testament are the four gospels
    The Old Testament in the Bible
    The 4 gospels
    The New Testament in the Bible
  • 6. Symbols and Objects
    Cross:
    Symbol for Jesus life-shaped the structure which Jesus was crucified
    Represents his sacrifice of his own body
    Fish (Icthus):
    In Greek word for fish is Icthus
    Icthus has the first two letters of Jesus Christ
    Dove:
    Represents God’s spirit and the baptism of Jesus
    For peace
    Crown of Thorns:
    Represents Jesus suffering on the cross
    Jesus wore it when he was crucified
    Christian Cross
    Fish symbol
    The Dove Symbol
  • 7. Holy Places and Places of Worship
    Churches and what is inside:
    Go to have time with themselves and God
    Cross is in churches because that is what Jesus died on
    Holy Water to bless yourself is in the church
    Altar is inside which is a table with a cross in the middle and candles on each side. The bible is usually on it
    Church with a cross
    Holy water in a church
    An Altar inside a Church
  • 8. Rituals and Rites of Passage
    A funeral
    Baptism:
    The water symbolizes purification and cleansing
    Immerse or pour the water over the babies head depending on what branch you are
    Marriage:
    Matrimony means marriage
    It marks when you make a big commitment to spend your life with someone else
    Death:
    Holy Orders means death
    Passage to eternal life
    A funeral may include, a wake or a period of mourning and prayer
    Holy Water
    A baby getting baptized
    A Christian Marriage in a Church
  • 9. Celebrations and Holidays
    Christmas:
    To mark Jesus’ birth
    Have a big feast to celebrate
    Lent:
    Connects to story of Jesus because it is when he was in the dessert for 40 days
    You give up something because Jesus suffered in the dessert
    Easter:
    Is the last day of Lent
    Jesus’ resurrection
    Christmas decorations to celebrate
    Jesus in the dessert
    Jesus’ resurrection, which is Easter

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