LESSON 18 —The Sacrament of Baptism
Read the following references to further clarify the central ideas of this lesson. Look in other places as well as these; this is not an exhaustive list of the resources needed to answer the questions.
Father Hardon’s Catholic Catechism
Pages 505-510 (Baptism)
Father Hardon’s Question and Answer Catechism
#1140-1187 (Sacrament of Baptism)
Revised Basic Course Manual
Pages 117-118 (The Sacrament of Baptism, Meaning and Conferral)
Page 119 (Sanctifying Grace)
Pages 122-126 (Baptism)
For Matching Section: Match Scripture passages by using a Bible Concordance (book or online concordance).
Catechism of the Catholic Church
#846-848 (Necessity of the Church)
#1124-1127, 1236, 1253-1255 (Sacrament of Faith)
#1214-1215 (What is this Sacrament Called?)
#1256 (Who can Baptize?)
#1257-1261, 1277, 1281 (Necessity of Baptism)
Code of Canon Law
Modern Catholic Dictionary Vocabulary –
Review the following terms in your Modern Catholic Dictionary reference book (or online version at TheRealPresence.org – go to the bottom of the page, click on “Dictionary”).
Baptism, Matter and Form
Baptism of Blood
Baptism of Desire
Supplemental Vocabulary –
Read the following terms in the Supplemental Vocabulary Definitions.
Sacraments of Character