Catechism of The Catholic Church #498

Catechism of the Catholic Church

498 People are sometimes troubled by the silence of St. Mark's Gospel and the New Testament Epistles about Jesus' virginal conception. Some might wonder if we were merely dealing with legends or theological constructs not claiming to be history. To this we must respond: Faith in the virginal ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #679

Catechism of the Catholic Church

679 Christ is Lord of eternal life. Full right to pass definitive judgement on the works and hearts of men belongs to him as redeemer of the world. He "acquired" this right by his cross. the Father has given "all judgement to the Son". Yet the Son did not come to judge, but to save and to give ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #986

Catechism of the Catholic Church

986 By Christ's will, the Church possesses the power to forgive the sins of the baptized and exercises it through bishops and priests normally in the sacrament of Penance.

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #986

986 By Christ's will, the Church possesses the power to forgive the sins of the baptized and exercises it through bishops and priests normally in the sacrament of Penance.

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #2297

Catechism of the Catholic Church

2297 Kidnapping and hostage taking bring on a reign of terror; by means of threats they subject their victims to intolerable pressures. They are morally wrong. Terrorism threatens, wounds, and kills indiscriminately; it is gravely against justice and charity. Torture which uses physical or ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #669

Catechism of the Catholic Church

669 As Lord, Christ is also head of the Church, which is his Body. Taken up to heaven and glorified after he had thus fully accomplished his mission, Christ dwells on earth in his Church. the redemption is the source of the authority that Christ, by virtue of the Holy Spirit, exercises over the ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #331

Catechism of the Catholic Church

331 Christ is the centre of the angelic world. They are his angels: "When the Son of man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him. . " They belong to him because they were created through and for him: "for in him all things were created in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, ...

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Eat My Flesh & Drink My Blood”: Literal of Symbolic?

Eucharist

Is Jesus' command to "Eat My Flesh & Drink My Blood": Literal of Symbolic? 2 minute apologetics by John Martignoni, president of the Bible Christian Society.

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #1097

Catechism of the Catholic Church

1097 In the liturgy of the New Covenant every liturgical action, especially the celebration of the Eucharist and the sacraments, is an encounter between Christ and the Church. the liturgical assembly derives its unity from the "communion of the Holy Spirit" who gathers the children of God into ...

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Catechism of The Catholic Church #272

Catechism of the Catholic Church

272 Faith in God the Father Almighty can be put to the test by the experience of evil and suffering. God can sometimes seem to be absent and incapable of stopping evil. But in the most mysterious way God the Father has revealed his almighty power in the voluntary humiliation and Resurrection of ...

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