Bulletin Faith Questions

How well do you know your Catholic Faith is a weekly question and answer segment to help you in your faith journey. Below are the weekly questions, answers and links to find additional information on the topics

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December 22nd, 2019

Q:  When the priest prays the Eucharistic Prayer at the altar during Mass he says, "Behold the Lamb of God". Who was the first to proclaim Jesus as the Lamb of God?

A:  John the Baptist in the Gospel of John chapter 1 verse 29.

Resource:

https://www.catholic.com/john

 

December 29th, 2019

Q:  Jesus was born in Bethlehem, why was this a fitting place for Jesus' birth?

A:  The name Bethlehem means "House of Bread".

Resource:

https://www.catholic.com/magazine/online-edition/houses-of-bread

 

January 5th, 2020

Q:  What does the word Eucharist mean?

A:  The root is Greek meaning "thanksgiving"

Resource:

https://www.catholic.com/encyclopedia/eucharist