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How does the Catholic church view Freemasons?
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The Roman Catholic Church has offered the most persistent opposition to Freemasonry. The Church has prohibited its members from being Freemasons since 1738. Since then the Church made it clear that ...

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What is the Catholic Church's official position on the Spanish Inquisition?
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Yes. The Catholic Church has repudiated the Spanish Inquisition. In fact the late Pope John Paul II has apologized for the atrocities committed during the Spanish inquisition. In the Apostolic ...

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Did any groups or noted theologians in early Christian history teach that the Holy Spirit is matriarchal?
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The theory of Matriarchal Holy Spirit is a Gnostic Heresy. It doesn't have anything to do with the scriptures. Jesus addresses the Holy Spirit by the masculine gender in the following verses of John ...

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Did Dante's Divine Comedy describe or define Christian views on the afterlife?
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I believe there are many points on which Dante had disagreed with the Church teachings of his times. For example Divine Comedy was written around 1308 A.D. to 1321 A.D, in which he has depicted many ...

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Are Angels more accessible than Jesus?
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Worshiping the Angels is condemned by the Bible. Colossians 2:18 says "Let no one disqualify you, insisting on asceticism and worship of angels, going on in detail about visions, puffed up without ...

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At the greater emergence of democracy in Europe during the 'Enlightenment' did the papacy support democracy?
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Though I am a devout Catholic myself, I have to say that the Church didn't support democracy in general. The Church has always fought against communist dictatorship, but when it comes to right wing ...

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What is the cross in the mantra "carry your own cross"?
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Matthew 16:24 says "Then Jesus said to his disciples, "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me". Luke 9:23 says "Then he said to them all: "Whoever ...

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What happens to one's sins if the priest omits the words of the Absolution?
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In order to answer your question fully well, first we need to understand what gives absolution to a sinner who confesses. The sins of a confessor will not be absolved simply by stating the them. In ...

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Judas in heaven
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The prospect of Judas Iscariot entering heaven is very slim. The following scriptures can be taken as evidence for his probable eternal damnation. John 6:71-72 says Jesus answered them: Have not I ...

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Are there any churches that do not accept the teachings of Paul?
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Before answering your question, Let me ask you one question. How do you define a Church?. In your question you have asked "Is there any church that does not accept teachings of Paul?". The answer is "...

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