The shape of a church, the furniture inside and the order of service changes depending on the denomination.
What is meant by ‘liturgical worship’?
Formal worship, using set words and phrases.
Worship without a church leader.
Give an example of a church that might use structured worship.
The Brethren Church
The Presbyterian Church
The Pentecostal church
How often is the Eucharist/Holy Communion celebrated in the Roman Catholic Church?
Once a month
At every worship service
Which of the following is explicit use of the Bible in worship?
The priest’s message given in the homily.
A Bible passage being read out in church.
Name the type of prayer used by believers to ask for forgiveness.
What is the rosary?
A prayer said at the Mass.
A picture or statue used as a focus for worship.
An aid to prayer for Roman Catholics.
What word means that a church has a cross-shaped design?
When a church is described as being ‘barn style’ what shape is the building?
Why do some Christians believe church buildings should be richly decorated?
To show the Church has a lot of money.
To show respect for God.
To make the worshippers comfortable.
Why do some Christians think church buildings should be plain and simple?
God can be worshipped anywhere, so a grand building is not necessary.
To save money.
To show simplicity.
In which denomination will there most likely be a pulpit fall (cloth) showing a burning bush?
The Roman Catholic Church
The Methodist Church
What is the communion table/altar used for in churches?
The bread and wine is placed here during Holy Communion/Eucharist.
A cross stands here.
The Bible is read from here.