Adult and Family Test Your Knowledge

GENERAL CATHOLIC KNOWLEDGE (answers at the bottom of the page)

1. Name the Seven Sacraments.

2. Name the Six Holy Days of Obligation and their date.

3. Name the three celebrations that make up the Tritium.

4. What do we call the moment the bread and wine become the Body and Blood of Christ? 


1. Name the twelve Apostles.

2. Which Gospels contains the infancy (Christmas) stories of Jesus?

3. Which Gospel contains no parables?

4. The Beatitudes are found in which Gospels?

5. Mary's song of praise (the Magnificat) is found in which Gospel?

6. The miracle accounts of the Wedding at Cana and raising of Lazarus are found in which Gospel?

7. Which Gospel is the shortest?

8. How many Psalms are there in the Book of Psalms?

9. Name the Prophets of the Old Testament

10. The author of the Gospel of Luke is also credited as the author of what other New Testament book?

11. Name the Seven Books of Wisdom in the Old Testament

12. Name the First Five Books of the Old Testament (Pentateuch/Torah)

SAINTS (matching)

                   Saints                                                                       Patron of:

  • ____St Francis of Assisi                                                1. Photographers
  • ____St Thomas Aquinas                                               2. Television
  • ____St Clare of Assisi                                                   3. Poverty and illness
  • ____St Catherine of Sienna                                          4. Soldiers
  • ____St Cecelia                                                              5. Florists
  • ____St Anthony                                                             6. Animals and ecology
  • ____St Veronica                                                            7. Music
  • ____St Therese of Lisieux                                             8. Lost articles
  • ____St Joan of Arc                                                        9. Catholic Schools
  • ____St Bernadette                                                         10. Librarians
  • ____St Andrew, the Apostle                                          11. Cancer Patients
  • ____St Peregrine                                                           12. Patron of Russia
  • ____St Tarcisius                                                            13. Altar Boys 


1. Name the Trustees for each Parish

2. How long has St. Mary School been in existence?

3. How long is a single term of office for a Pastoral Council member?

4. Are Pastoral Council meetings open to the entire parish? 

5. How long is a single term of office for a Parish Trustee?

6. How long can a parishioner serve on the Pastoral Council?

7. How long has Father Tom been our Pastor?

8. Name the members of our Pastoral Counsel.






1. Baptism, Communion/Eucharist, Confirmation, Penance/Reconciliation, Holy Orders, Matrimony, Anointing of the Sick/Last Rites/Extremunction

2. Jan1-Solemnity of the Holy Family, 40 days after Easter - Ascension Thursday(moved to Sunday in most Diocese), Aug 15-Assumption, Nov 1-All Saints Day, Dec 8-Immaculate Conception, Dec 25-Christmas

3. Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday

4. Transubstantiation


1. Bartholomew, Andrew, James the Lesser, James the Greater, Simon Peter, John, Thomas, Judas Iscariot, Simon the Zealot, Judas Thaddeus, Phillip, Mathew

2. Matthew, Luke

3. John

4. Matthew

5. Luke

6. John

7. Mark

8. 150

9. Isaiah, Jeremiah, Baruch, Ezekiel, Daniel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi

10. Acts

11. The Book of Job, The Book of Psalms, The Book of Proverbs, The Book of Ecclesiastes, The Book of Songs, The Book of Wisdom, The Book of Sirach

12. Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy


6-St Francis of Assisi, 9-St Thomas Aquinas, 2-St Clare of Assisi, 10-St Catherine of Sienna, 7-St Cecelia, 8-St Anthony, 1-St Veronica, 5-St Therese of Lisieux                                          

4-St Joan of Arc, 3-St Bernadette, 12-St Andrew, the Apostle, 11-St Peregrine, 13-St Tarcisius     


1. St. Mary's - Rick Torn, Andy Shoemaker, Scott Frechette, St. Andrew's - Vicky Hartwig, Lisa Hoffman, Dennis Charapata, St Theresa's - Greg Petri, ________________, _________________

2. St. Mary's-Mike Bemis, Maryann Freund, St. Andrew's - Ray Collien, Debbie Krapfl, St Theresa's - Eileen Lifke, Karen Bodden



5. 6 years

6. 3 years (may serve 2 terms)

7. 2 years (may serve 3 terms)

8. yes