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Holy Week

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Holy Week game quiz
"Learn about the holiest week in the Christian calendar and how it is observed by different denominations."

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  



1. When does Holy Week fall?
    The week before Easter
    The last week of Advent
    The first week of Lent
    The first week of the year


2. Which of these days does NOT fall during Holy Week?
    Good Friday
    Holy Wednesday
    Shrove Tuesday
    Maundy Thursday


3. In the Western tradition, what are the first and last days of Holy Week, respectively?
    Holy Monday/Holy Saturday
    Palm Sunday/Easter
    Palm Sunday/Holy Saturday
    Holy Monday/Good Friday


4. What is the first day of Holy Week in the Eastern Orthodox Church?
    Holy Monday
    Lazarus Saturday
    Palm Sunday
    Shrove Tuesday


5. Which day in Holy Week commemorates Christ's triumphal entry into Jerusalem?
    Holy Wednesday
    Maundy Thursday
    Palm Sunday
    Good Friday


6. What does Maundy Thursday commemorate?
    The Crucifixion
    The Resurrection
    Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem
    The Last Supper


7. What event is associated with Holy Saturday in the Coptic Church?
    The Triumphal Entry
    The Resurrection
    The Harrowing of Hades
    The Crucifixion


8. Celebration of Catholic Mass is typically forbidden on which of these holy days?
    Maundy Thursday
    Holy Tuesday
    Holy Monday
    Good Friday


9. What other name is Holy Monday sometimes known by?
    Clean Monday
    Spy Monday
    Maundy Monday
    Fig Monday


10. On which of these holy days would you typically find the altar either covered in black or stripped?
    Holy Tuesday
    Holy Saturday
    Holy Wednesday
    Palm Sunday


11. What event in the life of Jesus is typically associated with Holy Wednesday?
    Judas conspiring to betray him
    His crucifixion
    The last supper with his disciples
    His triumphal entry into Jerusalem


12. On Palm Sunday, some Christians participate in the drama of the events of Holy Week through the "Cry of the Whole Congregation." Which of these is not a line that the congregation, playing the part of the people, speaks?
    Even if I must die with you, I will never deny you.
    Crucify him! Crucify him!
    Prophesy! Who is it that struck you?
    Away with this man! Away! Away


13. What day of Holy Week is also known as Sabbatum Sanctum?
    Good Friday
    Holy Saturday
    Palm Sunday
    Maundy Thursday


14. All Christian denominations observe Holy Week by holding at least one or two special services during the week.
    True
    False


15. On which of these days in Holy Week are Protestants least likely to hold a special service?
    Palm Sunday
    Maundy Thursday
    Good Friday
    Holy Tuesday


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Compiled Jun 28 12