the Sacrament in which a person is immersed in water or has water poured on him or her. Baptism takes away Original Sin and all personal sin, and makes a person a child of God and member of the Church.
teachings of Jesus that show the way to true happiness and tell how to live in God’s Kingdom now and always
the Word of God written in human words. The Bible is the holy book of the Church.
a name for the Church of which Christ is the head. All the baptized are members of the Body.
the book containing the Gospel readings from which the priest or deacon proclaims the Gospel during Mass