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Catechism Of The Catholic Church – Tradition And Sacred Scripture

PART ONE: THE PROFESSION OF FAITH SECTION ONE “I BELIEVE” – “WE BELIEVE” CHAPTER TWO – GOD COMES TO MEET MAN Article 2 Tradition and Sacred Scripture The Relationship Between Tradition and Sacred Scripture One common source. . . 80 ...

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New Procedures In The Rite Of Beatification

beatification and canonization

CONGREGATION FOR THE CAUSES OF SAINTS Everything is directed towards “holiness’ New Procedures In The Rite Of Beatification   Throughout her history, the Church has always celebrated holiness as an expression of the “wonderful things” the Lord works in the ...

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The Paschal Mysteries In The Sacraments Of The Catholic Church

John ch 6 - The Holy Eucharist

The sacraments as well as which are they. The 7 sacraments were instituted by Christ and were also handed over to the Church.  They are efficacious signs of grace perceptible to the senses. With them, divine life is bestowed after ...

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The Liturgy – The Work Of The Blessed Trinity

Liturgy - Works of The Trinity

With the liturgy the Father pours out and fills us with his blessings in the Word made flesh – His Son Jesus Christ – who died and then rose victorious from the grave for us and pours into our hearts ...

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The Liturgy – A Celebration of The Mystery Of Christ

Catholic Liturgy

The liturgy is the celebration of the mystery of Christ, more-so his paschal mystery. Through the exercise of the priestly office of Jesus Christ, the liturgy materializes in signs and brings about the redemption of mankind. The public worship that ...

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The Bible, The Catholic Church and Infant Baptism

Infant Baptism

Why does the Catholic Church teach and carry out Infant baptism when this is not mentioned in the bible?  In fact, the baptisms mentioned in the bible all seemed to mention adults. First off, an understanding of what baptism is ...

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Human dignity – what is its root and why is it important?

Human Dignity

Where does human dignity come from? The dignity of every single person (their human dignity) is rooted in his or her creation in the image and likeness of God. Endowed with a spiritual and immortal soul, intelligence and free will, the ...

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The Unity and Indissolubility of Marriage – Pope John Paul II

Written On September 5: 1979 The Unity And Indissolubility of Marriage For some time now preparations have been going on for the next ordinary assembly of the Synod of Bishops, which will take place in Rome in autumn of next ...

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Jesus Sets Us Free

Jesus Sets Us Free The story of our need for salvation started with Adam and Eve. They left the human race in the power of sin. We see this when we read Romans 5:12. Well then; it was through one ...

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God’s Perfection Has No Bounds

Glory to God in the highest

Listen I would like to spend just a little more time speaking about God, about who he is. To be very honest I do not think that even if I were the most eloquent of men, and I’m not, that ...

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