Test of faith

Many people ask Father Michael DeAscanis what religious order he is in. “I say I’m not. I’m a diocesan priest, but they don’t know what that means.” Other Catholic verbiage is commonly misused or mixed up, reports the associate pastor of St. Ursula, Parkville. The priest provided The Catholic Review with a sample of eight pairs of misused Catholic terms. See if you can distinguish between each pair of words before checking the answers.


Catholic Review

The Catholic Review is the official publication of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.