Explore what the Catholic Church teaches about forgiveness. Discover what the Bible teaches and how that is applied in everyday life. See some examples of forgiveness in the modern world.
How many times should someone forgive according to Jesus and the Parable of the Unmerciful Servant?
Which of the following is in the last line of the Our Father prayer?
Forgive those who trespass against us
Thy kingdom come
Give us this day our daily bread
What is war?
The search for a peaceful solution to a problem
Two people who disagree and come to blows
An organised conflict between states
Which of these is a common cause of war?
To defend yourself against an aggressor
To agree with friends about the right thing to do
To pray for your enemies
How does the idea of the sanctity of life affect Christian teachings on war?
Life is weak and is bound to be affected by war
Life is sacred and should not be destroyed
Life is short so it doesn't matter what happens to it
Which of the Ten Commandments can be used against war?
You shall not comit adultery
You shall not kill
You shall not steal
Which of these is NOT a condition for a Just War?
It must be declared by a proper authority
It must be the last resort
It must be to gain land and resources
What do pacifists believe about war?
It can sometimes be legitimate and right, though not desirable
It is always a good thing
It is never acceptable
What is a conscientious objector?
Someone who insists on participating in military action because of personal beliefs
Someone who refuses to participate in military action because of personal beliefs
Someone who can justify war
When would the Catholic Church agree that war is necessary?
When all the Just War conditions have been met
When the government of a country declares war
When someone threatens the Catholic Church