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Veneration of Relics

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The Veneration of Relics The veneration of relics is not just a bizarre religious practice of Medieval Catholicism. It is still practiced today. The Catechism of the Catholic Church (para 1674) acknowledges the veneration of relics as a form of piety and popular devotion among the faithful. In my country one can find scores of […]

JERUSALEM IDOL

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JERUSALEM IDOL+“After singing a hymn, they went out to the Mount of Olives”. (Mark 14:26) Can you hear Jesus singing? Can you imagine that. A perfect Man with a perfect voice! Was he a bass or a tenor? Was there a down-home twang to his voice? Or was there an unwavering crystal pitch? Imagine further […]

POPES AND SAINTS

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POPES, YOU AND ME :Who decides sainthood, the Bible or the Catholic Church? The Question:Does God have different levels of saints, one for popes, another for the New Testament followers of Christ, and still another for all committed followers of Jesus Christ? I thought His Word says He is no respecter of persons. (Acts 10:34). […]

MISSING MASS

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MISSING MASSWhy does it take Catholic ministries hundreds of words to answer simple questions. Recently I asked a number of Catholic ministries a simple question. Is missing mass on Sunday intentionally without sufficient reason still a mortal sin like I learned it was when I was a Catholic many years ago. The answers I got […]

A SINNER

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ARE YOU A SINNER ? How many times in my life have I lacked faith in God? A sin. How many times have I sinned by thought, feeling, word, or deed since I was born? How many times have I not loved God with all my mind, all my soul, and all my heart since […]

FACTOR FALLOUT

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FACTOR FALLOUT It is with disappointing amazement that I watched the segment of the O’Reilly Factor tonight dealing with whether there is life after death, to hear Pastor Robert Jeffress of the First Baptist of Dallas let Bill O’Rielly get away with stating twice that he believes “you have to earn your way into heaven.” […]

FAITH WORKING IN LOVE

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Faith Working through Love For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith working through love (Galatians 5:6). Justification is one aspect of God’s purpose in our salvation. He wants to forgive us our sins and save us from the condemnation and punishment in hell. But that is not all. […]

MY LAWYER

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       After living what I felt was a ‘decent’ life, my time on earthcame to the end.   The first thing I remember is sitting on a bench in the waitingroom of what I thought to be a court house.   The doors opened and I was instructed to come in and have […]

ERRONEOUS EULOGY

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Erroneous Eulogy(Given by my sister) “My brother kept all of the Ten Commandments all of the time and the commandments of the church as we’ll.” My response, “That makes two, Jesus and him. To Catholics that would make three, Jesus, Mary, and him!” Gus Supan

GOOD WORKS

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AUGIE ASKS #30 If all of our good works are like filthy rags (Is:64:6), how is it that the Catholic Church teaches that good works are a condition of salvation?