Chapter 12 – Sacraments of Service


Faith Concepts:


• The Sacraments at the Service of Communion are Holy Orders and Matrimony.
• The man and woman who celebrate the Sacrament of Matrimony become a
living sign of God’s fidelity.
• Holy Orders consecrates men who are called to serve, teach, and lead members of the Church.
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Sacred Scripture:

Genesis 2:24 (Man and woman to be partners); John 13:34-35
(Coming of the Kingdom)
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Disciple Power & Vocabulary

service
Faith Vocabulary: celibacy, conjugal act
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Holy People

Saint Peter the Apostle
Catholics Believe: Annulments
Prayer: The Beatitudes
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Catechism

Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC):
358, 825, 871-873, 898, 931, 1533-1589, 1700
U.S. Catholic Catechism for Adults (USCCA): pp. 261-275, 277-292close