1. Explain the distinction that your textbook makes between “sign” and “symbol” in sacramental theology.


2. Explain what your textbook means by the two “basic” sacraments.

3. Choose one of the seven sacraments of the Catholic Church and describe it fully.



Albl, M. C. (2009). Reason, Faith, and Tradition: Explorations in Catholic Theology. Saint Mary’s Press, 2009.