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Catholicism is the faith, doctrine, system, and practice of the Catholic church, especially the Roman Catholic Church. Ask questions about the history of Catholicism and the church, beliefs that include the Holy Trinity, Mother Mary, and Catholic Saints; practices, such as Sacraments and Rosary; church leadership, including the Pope who is regarded as the earthly spiritual leader, and more.
It confirmed you have accepted Christ as your savior. Catholic Answer Because it completes your baptism and confirms you in your faith.
The Council of Trent did not issue detailed guidelines about Churchmusic, although they did call for it to be uplifting, to beintelligible, and to avoid secular expression. They did restatethat Plain Chant was the music of the Church, which went along withthe Renaissance promotion of a cappella...
the human are born with no evil , the child never know somethingnamed delusion , do what is commanded , full of love and emotiontoward everything a beautiful , the important thing that be veryobedient , look how the child change from and to , disobedience ,disbelief , atheism , etc . so this lead us...
doesnt matter. Religion has to concentrate on today. The historygives lessons for good and bad decisions, but we need to use ourenergie with conscience to develop our future forward.
I think there young and they could tell others about Jesus andChristianity for this get older they can tell a even newergeneration and so on until Jesus come back and takes his believersin him to heaven for eternity.
That was St. Teresa of Avila. She was the friend of St. John of the Cross.
Pope Paul VI closed Vatican II.
Saint Valentine ( Latin : Valentinius ), officially Saint Valentine of Rome , [2] is a widely recognized third-century Roman saint commemorated on February 14 and associated since the High Middle Ages with a tradition of courtly love . All that is reliably known of the saint commemorated on...
One must be Baptized, receive Holy Communion, & confess theirsins.
The incorrupt body of Saint Angela Merici is in Brescia, Italy.
Suppose a game uses a spinner with five equal sections numbered 1-5to determine the value of tokens given to the player spinning it.What is the expected value of the number of tokens?
John Paul II (Karol Józef Wojtyła) 1978-2005
For leading France to victory in the 100 Years War, against the British.
There is no record of a country named Guarani. The Guarani was aSouth American indigenous tribe, so there was no "colonization" ofGuarani. The modern day Paraguay occupies this tribe's are, so theCatholic Church was responsible for the introduction of so-calledChristianity to the indigenous people.
Nothing in the Bible tells us about Sarah (Sari), Abrahams wife andthe mother of Isaac.
Two years after her death ( August 11th, 1253 ) Pope Alexander IVcanonized her ( 1255 ) . Hope this helps!
If you are referring to the Spanish Inquisition, most of the Spaniards that refused were killed. Some were imprisoned and tortured, but the majority were killed.
Acts 7:38 in the King James Version, tells of Moses being "inthe church in the wilderness," that is among the congregated nationof Israel. In another instance the Scriptures state "a bitterpersecution started against the church," referring to the communityof Christians in Jerusalem. (Acts 8:1) In...
Do you mean the wine that symbolizes the Blood of Christ? If so it is not mandatory as most churches do not even offer it because of the huge number of parishoners.
Presuming you mean the three broad categories under which temptations fall, they are, ". ..the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life... " ( 1 John 2:16 ).
First Communions are celebrated on different dates in every parish.
AS far as any research I have been able to do, no one has ever seenMichael the Arch Angel. There are only a couple passages regardinghim in scripture.
According to Catholicism, St. Joseph, Jesus' step-father is the patron saint of carpenters.
There are cathedrals of this name in various parts of the world. They are either Anglican or Catholic.
Since St. Maria Faustina of the Most Blessed Sacrement wrotecontiuiously during her time of service ther would be severalvolumes. She was born Helena Kowalska near Lodz, Poland August25,1905. She dedicated her life to beecome Christ-like, a persoalsacrifice to others to help them in any way possible...
Irene McCormack was a nun of the Sisters of St. Joseph of theSacred Hearts of Australia. She traveled to Peru to do missionarywork caring for the poor. Sister McCormack was a dedicated teacherand leader. In May 1991, she, along with seven others were executedby a rebel group known as Sandero...
you should look in a bible Answer 2 A quick look at the names of the sacred Jewish books implies thatthey constitute the O.T. and are the same thing. However, there are some important differences. One difference isthat the Jewish Bible (the Tanakh) is only in the original Hebrew.Any translation is,...
She read the bible to poor people on the street who could not read or afford the bible.
I think he didn't want singers to get to fancy with individual variations and distract from the purpose of the mass.
Saint Patrick returned to Ireland to spread the word ofChristianity in 432 A.D.
ST. NICHOLAS von (of) FLUE 1417-1487 . Feast: March 22 nd . Had Nicholas not been a saint, or had he eaten and drunk likeother saints, Switzerland with all it has meant for peace andhumanity would probably not exist today. For Nicholas's entire lifewas ordained in view of his vocation to save his...
Michael the Archangel could be said to be the Defender of Faith ofthe Church as well as the Protector of Israel.
In short, NO ! Catholics place the Sacred above all else in the world, but Worship only Christ Jesus. The Sacred would be the many forms of God's Love; His Word, His people, His creation, and God's grace. We must not confuse a high regard for these items as worship however. Roman Catholics...
all saint's day is usually celebrated in only a day. so it ends in just one day.\n
First, people believed in God and the church. Second, people saw monastic life as a way to life in peace and security in a chaotic world. During the first four hundred years of the middle ages, people in western Europe were badly exposed to armed groups of people who were migrating or raiding. The...
In 1517 Martin Luther wanted to reform the Catholic church when henailed 95 propositions to the door of a church in Wittenburg. Thepope ignored his beliefs that only faith could gain salvation,leading Martin Luther to create the Lutheran version ofProtestantism. Soon King Henry VIII set up the...
It relates to public worship, either out in the open or insomeone's house or building. A fine example of litugical practicewas Jesus Sermon on the Mount. It was an open space that allowedJesus to be heard and seen, and the people could worship God aswell.
The RSV, the Catholic version being the rsv-ce (catholic edition). This is the primary English Catholic translation. Another accepted is the older Douay-Rheims (1609). For Protestants, there is no real set upon translations. Some churches still prefer to only use the King James Version (the AV) ,...
While still in Bethleham, after the birth of Jesus, Joseph had a dream. He was instructed to take the mother and child into Egypt to avoid King Harrod's soldiers who were sent to kill all male children under the age of two.
Although I could paraphrase what has already been written, I highly recommend you visit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Relic#Roman_Catholic_classification_and_prohibitions This will properly explain the significance of relics in the Roman Catholic Church.
I believe that is sign of being a servant, a humble servant of God.The Cardinal is called by his first name, John, then with title, asin John Cardinal Smith. Think of it as your servant, John, CardinalSmith
Christmas, of course, but there is Easter,Lent (Not really a celebration, but a major event nonetheless),All Saint's Day, Passover (not sure on this one) and other holidays for certain saints that i cannot recall. There are also other events, like Communion and Confirmation.
The Feast of Saint Monica is from 27th of August (Roman Catholic Church, Church of England, Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod)\n4 May (pre-1969 General Roman Calendar, Eastern Orthodox Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Episcopal Church in the United States of America).\n\n
Yes! A Roman Catholic couple can be married in the CatholicChurch, but are advised to have a simple wedding, as opposed to afancy one, or reschedule their wedding.
St Peters Basilica is the Cathedral of Catholics, so Jesus and God,most definitely not the Roman Gods.
She started her work in India, in Calcutta. Her work became so wellknown throughout the world that she was awarded the Nobel PeacePrize, so to answer your question, she was popular world wide.
Catholics invoke The Most Holy Trinity God, that He may go beforethem in all things, such as before prayer, or at any other time.Saint Patrick used to make the Sign of The Cross, dozens of times aday, it is related in his life. "In Nomine Patris, et Filii, etSpiritu Sancto" in Latin, or in English: ...
Because at its core The Church is a business. So to protect certainassets and tax deductions, the Catholic church is a corporation.Many Protestant churches and synagogues are also incorporated.
It may be the oldest Christian sect in the world,the Nicene creed was written by a father of the church,it established monastcism and the rosary,defended many heresies,still keeps the traditions and language of the ancient egyptians,has the most martyrs than any other church,has the most fasting...
Pope Benedict XVI was elected in 2005 and resigned 2013 so that hemight enjoy his golden years in retirement and possibly attend tosome minor health issues.
Mother Teresa influenced me by showing complete love to those sheworked with, that were ill. She did not concern herself withgetting sick. She dedicated her life to God and his children whocame to her. She is the ultimate example of "good works".
This is from John14:16, And I will ask the Father, and he will giveyou another comforter, that he may abide with you forever. This canbe seen in a couple ways. First, Jesus is sayiing that theChristian fellowship will give one strenghth in Jesus. Whenever twoor three gathered in my name, I am there...
She showed Don Bosco his field of labour among the young and wasthe ... and his formative influence on the adolescent Christ -these are reasons for which we ... St.Francis de Sales, the zealouspastor and doctor of charity
Catholic Answer Below is the relevant information from the Catechism of the Catholic Church . from The Catechism of the Catholic Church , second edition, English translation 1994 . 1303 From this fact [ 1302 . . .that the effect of the Sacrament of Confirmation is a special outpouring...
Each church is different, but there are some things you can find inmany churches. Keep in mind that there are many different faithsand denominations. Each of these will have their own unique items. . Pulpit: A raised stand where the sermon is given . Collection plate: Passed around for donations ...
St. Jude was one of the 12 apostles. He was the son of Cleophas, who died a martyr, and Mary who stood at the foot of the Cross with the Blessed Virgin, and who anointed Christ's body after death. He is the brother of Saint James the Lesser and a nephew of Mary and Joseph which made him a blood...
By giving her entire life to the service of others in need, mostlythose patients with Hanson's Disease (Leprosy) in India. MotherTeresa garnered a lot of attention and funding to care for thesepeople.
Brigid, a patron saint of Ireland, her day is celebrated February1st to usher in the Spring. Her celebration traditionaly beginsduring the evening on January 31st. Light is needed, and lanternsprovide light. They are not necessarily symbolic for anything.
As far as any music being allowed at a civil wedding, you can haveany music you want- so long as everyone in the wedding party agreesand there is not a noise ordinance banning music over a certaindecible level. You could have the heaviest metal band music if youdesire.
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Mary and other saints can be venerated but not adore like we owe to Jesus.Therefore,Mary and many of the saints can be an intercessor because they are righteous men and women in heaven.They can pray to us and the Lord God grant their favor because what they do is in favor of the Lord.Anyone in...
The early Christian community declared her as a saint. There was no process of canonization in place at the time.
"Jesus the Nazarene′ the King of the Jews." John 19:19
Joseph Ratzinger Sr. is his father. His mother's name was Maria(nee Peintner) Ratzinger
A bishop must lead the flock, as must a pope, as a very holy man ofGod. The Holy Catholic Bible tells us: (Titus 1:7-16) "For a bishopmust be without crime, as the steward of God: not proud, notsubject to anger, not given to wine, no striker, not greedy offilthy lucre: 8 But given to hospitality,...
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During the early Christian era, before the Great Schism, the Roman Catholic Church and the Greek Orthodox Church did not exist as separate entities - there was only a Church that is now called the Catholic-Orthodox Church. Nevertheless, there were differences between the two sections of the one...
Bishops, like popes, are called to be "alter Christus", that is,other Christs. This means, a true Catholic bishop, priest or pope,must lead the flock in all holiness, in imitation of Jesus Christ.In his territory, called a diocese, the bishop rules the flock,and, governs them, that they might be...
Yes. And it was refused. The French Revolution in turn seized all of the property of the Catholic Church and sold it to the highest bidder.
In which diocese are you situated?
1.) Her marriage to Valerian 2.) The conversion of Valerian and his brother to Christianity 3.) The martyrdom of Valerian and his brother 4.) Her own martyrdom
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Well, there are several stages to go through, before one can becomea nun! One could join a convent at eighteen, but then one must gothrough postulancy, become a novice, make one's first professionand final profession (by this stage, one would be a sister.) By thetime one goes through all of these...
They are: greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath, sloth, and pride.
According to Christianity, nothing much is said regarding Josephthe adoptive father of Jesus of Nazareth. His only claim was to bea direct descendant of King David, which would be a moot pointbecause the looked-for messiah would be from that lineage,adoptions do not count. So Joseph would have to be...
In daily mass, the priest pours water into the wine beforeconsecrating it as a representation of how Jesus turned water intowine at the Wedding Feast at Cana. In the season of Easter, thepriest takes a branch and sprinkles holy water on the people atmass.
The Stations of the Cross are usually a series of pictures or statues. They can use any artisitic medium.
It needs to be of: . Grave matter. For example, killing someone. . Full knowledge. You need to know fully that what you are doing is a sin and you need to know that it is grave. (eg. A person who has never heard that killing is wrong would not commit a mortal sin) . Full consent. You need to do...
This is a prayer that celebrates that occasion but whether St.Matthew himself ever wrote one is difficult to determine. Prayer to St. Matthew God of mercy, You chose a tax collector, St. Matthew, to sharethe dignity of the apostles. By his example and prayers, help us tofollow Christ and remain...
Jesus did not elect the first pope. The term pope did not come fromthe Bible. Here are three questions regarding the claims of theRoman Catholic Church - (1) Does the Bible support the claim thatPeter was the first pope? (2) What does history teach us about theorigin of the succession of popes? (3)...
Valentine was a Catholic priest, possibly a bishop, in ancient Rome.
St. Valentine of Rome was a Catholic priest, possibly a bishop.
This may have had a great deal to do with a growing concern aboutthe attitude of the church as is related to giving (tithe) andredemption. There seemed to be a great deal of confusion at thetime about how a person could be in good standing with God and itwould seem that the Catholic church had a...