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Are there any Christian groups that follow Matthew 23:9?
What is the Roman Catholic view on Matthew 23:9?

Matthew 23:9

And call no man your father upon the earth: for one is your Father, which is in heaven.

In human life, it's usual to be attached to one's parents and for parents to be proud of their children (especially when they're young) to the point of vanity.

I'm a bit confused or rather conflicted by the message or intent of this line or am I interpreting it incorrectly?



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