St Leonard's, East Kilbride
a parish in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Motherwell
 
KNOWLEDGE AND REVERENCE QUIZ
 
We should all know about the holy or sacred objects and vessels which we use in our Masses and other services. The exercise below (produced by Jim Lee, one of our Sacristans) will help you to remember the names of those holy objects. All you have to do is look at the list of 21 words/phrases below …
     
Red Lectionary Sanctuary Lamp
Pall Stole Corporal
Cord or Cincture Ordo Incense
Paten Stations Sprinkler or Aspergillum
Roman Missal Chalice Tabernacle
St John Ogilvie Purple Prodigal Son
Ciborium Water and Wine Ambo
   
… and then at the following 21 sentences. Match each word/phrase with the appropriate sentence and make a note of all your answers.
 
1 Another name for the pulpit is …
2 The proper name for the 'scarf' which the priest wears is …
3 The aromatic resin burned at some Masses and at funerals is called …
4 Cruets contain …
5 The belt which secures the alb worn by the priest is called …
6 The vessel which contains blessed water is called …
7 The colour for Martyrs is …
8 The 14 tapestries on the walls of the church are called …
9 The plate on which the consecrated bread in the Eucharist is put is the …
10 The book containing the Scripture Readings we hear at Mass is called the …
11 The Consecration Cup is the …
12 The book which shows the details for Mass each day is the …
13 The colour of vestments used during Lent is …
14 The book which the priest reads at the altar is the …
15 The sacred vessel from which the priest gives the Eucharist to the faithful at Communion time is called the …
16 The painting next to the 4th Station in our church shows …
17 The painting in our Sanctuary during Lent depicts the story of the …
18 The light showing that the Eucharist is present is the …
19 The cover for the plate holding the Eucharist is the …
20 The little cloth which sits on the altar cover is called the …
21 The tent in which the Blessed Sacrament is reserved is the …
 
How did you get on? To see the answers please click here. (No peeking before you have finished the Quiz.)