By Olivia Cantor on March 08, 2018
Peace be with you! Peace be with this quiz! If you grew up Catholic, you've definitely been to mass. It is a commandment, after all! A lot of Catholic traditions are packed into an hour-long service. Just how well do you know the Catholic mass?
The Catholic faith goes back to the time of Jesus Christ. St. Peter is said to be the first Pope of the Catholic Church. Since then, the faith has amassed over 1 billion followers worldwide. One of the most widely followed pillars of the religion is the 10 Commandments.
While you'll find a list of rules to practice and follow, the third commandment is why we're here! This one reminds all believers to attend mass every Sunday. Have you been attending? Enough to remember all the happenings of mass?
There are seven sacraments in the church. Which one of them occurs every Sunday at mass? The second reading is usually a letter written by which saint? What is the name of the cup used for the wine? What position must your arms form if you're not ready to receive the body and blood of Christ?
If these answers are a piece of cake, it looks like someone's been going to mass and often! From the processional hymn to the recessional hymn, can you remember all that takes place within an hour-long mass?
Let's find out!