Quiz: Do You Know the Purpose of This Item in Catholic Ceremonies?
Do You Know the Purpose of This Item in Catholic Ceremonies?
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AMEN, I SAY TO YOU! When it comes to the Catholic faith, there are many items used throughout their religious ceremonies. From the incense to the alb, do you know the purpose of these Catholic items?

Christianity is the most practiced religion in the world with over 2.2 billion followers. Underneath the umbrella of Christianity, there is the division of Catholicism. With around 1.2 billion Catholics, this faith takes up over half the population of Christians and over 15% of the world's population.

The Catholic religion begins with Jesus Christ and has Peter as the first Pope of the Church. Since then, the religion has been founded on Jesus's teachings in the Bible, and along with it comes a series of services and items needed to mirror them.

Catholics must attend mass every Sunday, and this is where many of the items can be seen in use. The Catholic Church also has a series of sacraments that include Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation, and Matrimony. Many of these items can be seen during these services as well. If given a picture of all these items needed for Catholic ceremonies, could you guess their purpose?

Do you know what the tabernacle is for? Can you figure out what the alb is? What is the thurible used for? If you can answer these questions, you're well on your way to acing this quiz! 

Will you be able to figure out the purpose of all these Catholic items? Let's find out!


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