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"A phrase used to describe that Jesus Christ is really and truly with us in the Eucharist-Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity."

"The phrase used to describe that Jesus Christ is really and truly with us in the eucharist-body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity."

The teaching that Jesus is really and truly with us in the Eucharist. We receive Jesus in his fullness.

"A title for Jesus, because by his Death on the Cross, he 'bought back' the human race from the slavery of sin."

"A group of beliefs, prayers, and practices through which people express longing for God."

An action taken to repair the damage done from sin.

To turn our lives away from sin and toward God.

The event of Jesus being raised from Death to new life by God the Father through the power of the Holy Spirit.

The care and respect you show to God and holy persons and things.

"To act in accordance with God's will, being in his friendship, free from guilt or sin."

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) the process by which adults and some children become members of the Catholic Church through the Sacraments of Initiation.