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Catholic?SacramentsCreedChristians have two creeds that summarize what we believe—the Apostles’ Creed and the Nicene Creed.The Catholic Church celebrates seven signs of God’s love that Jesus showed us in his lifetime. These signs are called sacraments.I believe in God,the Father almighty, Creator of heaven and earth, and in Jesus Christ,his only Son, our Lord,who was conceived by theC Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary,suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died,and was buried;he descended into hell;D on the third day he rose again What I believeabout God the Father ____________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________from the dead;he ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of God, the Father almighty; from there he will come to judge the living and the dead.I believe in the Holy Spirit,the holy catholic Church,the communion of saints,the forgiveness of sins,the resurrection of the body, and life everlasting. Amen.What I believe about Jesus Christ, God’s only Son ___________________________________________________Check the sacraments you have received. Match the sacrament and its symbol.Read The Apostles’ Creed below and write your own belief statements.___ Baptism___ ConfirmationA___ Eucharist___ Reconciliation___ Anointing of the Sick ___ Marriage___ Holy OrdersFThe Church has four marks that indicate it is the Church of Jesus Christ. These sentences describe the four marks.Use the purple letters to finish the words.The Church has one Lord, one faith, and one baptism. The Church is __ _n_ __. Jesus Christ loves us and showed us how to live as he did.The Holy Spirit gives us this life. The Church is __ _o_ _l_ __.Jesus sent his followers to the whole human race in all the ages. The Churchalso spreads the Gospel to everyone. The Church is _c_ __ _t_ __ __ __ __ _c_. The Church was founded on the 12 Apostles Jesus chose and sent to continuehis work of teaching and healing. The Church is _a_ __ __ _s_ _t_ __ __ __ __. Answers are in the Teaching Guide.EGWhat I believe about the Holy Spirit __________ B ______________________________________________      ______________________________________________The Church Has Four MarksBayard supports Pope Francis’s call to care for our common home. Please share your copy of VISIONS with a friend or recycle it properly. Thank you.7

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