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Isn't it against God's will, to persecute Jews? When the political leaders of a nation adopt a religion like Christianity, it is unrealistic to assume that everyone in the country will be desirous of deeper things of the religion. When a religion is administered as an organizational system, the administrators will be more likely to be motivated by ...


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Please see III. THE FINAL PURIFICATION, OR PURGATORY | Catechism of the Catholic Church 1030-32. The answer to the question is in 1031 & 1032. Please see the footnotes for the biblical references. Picking one, certain offenses can be forgiven in this age, but certain others in the age to come. Please see CCC 1031 below. 1031 The Church gives the ...


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Basically to claim that the new religion Christianity was valid it needed to: 1) base itself off an older religion. At the time of the start of Christanity, age of a theology was that gave it validity. So claiming it's based in Judaism gave Christianity a fighting chance to get accepted. 2) However it's a different religion, with a lot of opposite ...


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The Old Testament is a Christian book. It's based on the Jewish bible with often the same books (Catholic Church uses variations in books compared to the Protestant groups, and it all overlaps with but isn't identical to the Jewish inclusions.) However more importantly, the translations for Christian versions (aka Old Testament) include translations that ...


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The Old Testament is a Christian book. It's based on the Jewish bible with often the same books (Catholic Church uses variations in books compared to the Protestant groups, and it all overlaps with but isn't identical to the Jewish inclusions.) However more importantly, the translations for Christian versions (aka Old Testament) include translations that ...


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In another viewpoint, Tony Evans, calls sex outside of marriage, a "non-marriage marriage". Sex was designed & intended to create a lifelong bond between the man & woman. He shares the analogy of sex being like gluing two boards together with extremely strong glue. Sex without the commitment of marriage, when the two part the boards actually rip ...


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its very sad to me to see how much we ignore the supremacy of Christ. 1.- Colossians 1:13 For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness AND BROUGHT US (change of position) into the kingdom of the Son he loves. 2.- HAVING CANCELED the charge of our legal indebtedness which stood against us and condemned us, HE HAS TAKEN IT AWAY nailing it to the ...


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"The correct bible that a Catholic is supposed to use is the Latin Vulgate Bible. That is the official bible of the Catholic Church. That is the one which is used in papal masses." Actually, we have not used Latin Lectionaries (that's the book of Scriptutre we use in Liturgy) in any widespread sense since the early 60's when it was switched to vernacular. ...


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To be "punished by Satan" would imply that Satan has some sort of authority over the inhabitants of Hell. It would seem to me that Mathew 23:12 (KJV), which states: And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted. would equally apply to the inhabitants of Hell as it would those of Heaven. Therefore, ...



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