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Which best describes the difference between Protestant and Catholic beliefs

Protestants believe good works alone cannot gain you salvation.

Protestants do not believe in the pope's authority.

Catholics give spiritual authority to the pope.

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Catholic AnswerThe best description of the difference is free will. The Catholic Church has taught for two thousand years that God has given us free will to choose to love Him. If we choose to love Him, then we will obey His Commandments, and follow His Will for us, thus enabling our own happiness and eventual salvation when we die.

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Protestants follow the "reformers" from the sixteenth (and later) centuries who rejected Our Blessed Lord, because they rejected His Body, the Church. They decided that they had free will to tell God HOW they were going to worship Him. Thus they rejected His Church, they rejected the Bible as received and threw out books, in some cases (examples include Martin Luther and the Jehovah Witnesses) altered the text of the Sacred Scriptures to reflect their own beliefs instead of God's. Protestants, with no guiding authority outside of their own conscience are falling apart into, as of 2012, over 30,000 different denominations which believe completely different things from each other and, most especially, what God teaches through His Church. The Catholic Church remains as guaranteed by God who said that He would be with it, and guide it until the end of the world.
The Catholic Church is the Christian Church that was established by Our Blessed Lord on the Apostle Peter (see St. Matthew's Gospel, chapter 16: 17-19), then the Church was born from the blood and water that flowed from His Side as He hung dead on the cross and was pierced by the soldier. Later it was shown to the world at Pentecost with the descent of the Holy Spirit. Our Blessed Lord promised to be with St. Peter and his successors and guaranteed that the gate of Hell would not prevail against them, and that His Church would survive until the end of the world. People who deny the Catholic Church are basically calling Our Blessed Lord a liar who was unable to fulfill His Promises. Protestants are Christians insofar as they are validly baptized and believe in the Nicene Creed, they are actually members of Christ's Catholic Church, although invisibly and in a hampered manner. Protestants who are not baptized validly and do not believe in the Nicene Creed in its traditional interpretation are misusing the word "Christian". . from A Catholic Dictionary, edited by Donald Attwater, Second edition, revised 1957 '''Protestant'''. An adherent of any one of the religious bodies detached from the Catholic Church at the time of the Reformation or of any sect deriving from them; one who professes the doctrines of those reformers. The name was first applied to and accepted by those Lutherans who protested against the decree of the second Diet of Speyer (1529) which ordained that in those states where the new religion had got a hold Catholic doctrine should not be attacked nor the celebration of Mass interfered with, pending the decisions of a council of the Empire. Its use afterwards spread to all reformers and is now generally interpreted as a "protest against the errors of the Church of Rome." It is a gross and misleading mistake to apply the name to members of the dissident Eastern churches, or to "after-Christians" who repudiate Protestantism equally or (nearly equally) with Catholicism. "'''After-Christian'''". An inhabitant of Christendom and a descendant of Christian ancestors who, implicitly or explicitly, repudiates Christianity as a revealed religion. The term is specially used of such people in England and the United States where much contemporary educated public opinion regards religion in a merely humanitarian and pragmatic way. |}

Sentence in blossoms

They were blossoms and little birds on the tree

What is the largest country with the largest economy

The country with the largest economy in the world is to the United States, which is the third largest by area and by population. However, the largest country in the world, Russia, has the 9th largest economy out of any country. The most populated country in the world, China, has the 2nd largest economy out of any country.

What are the cultural differences between areas that were covered by ice during the last ice age and areas that were not covered

Covered regions tended to industrialize earlier.

How are oceans and rivers barriers to human trade movement and migration

Oceans and deep rivers form natural boundaries because they restrict human and animal migration.

Which religions have most of their holy sites located in the Middle East

Islam, Judaism, and Christianity all have most of their holy sites located in the Middle East.

What are beliefs shared by nearly all Muslims

Muslims must give to the poor and needy and must fast during Ramadan-apex

Which is a major source of argument between Sunni and Shia Muslims

Historically, the schism involved who would lead Islam after Muhammad, as the rightful leader of the faith. Subsequently there have been defining sifferences, such as how many pillars of faith are recognized.

Like a pair of thick socks is a example of what

That's a simile, where you compare two things.

"The fog in London was like a pair of thick socks."

"She snuggled up in bed, warm like a pair of thick socks."

There's a poem by Jimmy Santiago Baca that starts:

"I am offering this poem to you,

since I have nothing else to give.

Keep it like a warm coat,

when winter comes to cover you,

or like a pair of thick socks

the cold cannot bite through,

I love you."

What year did William Shakespeare write sonnet 73

No

Which best describes a difference between Christianity and Judaism

Jews see Jesus of Nazareth as an ordinary Jewish man and preacher living during the Roman occupation of the Holy Land. The Romans executed him - and also executed many other nationalistic and religious Jews for speaking out against Roman authority and abuses.

Christians worship Jesus as a manifestation of God and thus revere what's called the New Testament, and think the coming of Jesus modified the teachings of what is called the Old Testament somewhat.

Both, Jews and Christians hold what Christians call The Old Testament as sacred text, but to Jews it is the only sacred text of the two -- they do not consider the New Testament as having sacred significance.

Christians Jesus pay more attention to the teachings of Jesus in the New Testament than they do the Old Testament. Jew pay no attention to the New Testament.

Why did William Blake do what he did

he was a painter printmaker and poet

Can you eat flower petals

The petals of the following flowers can readily be eaten by humans, as long as they are washed:

  • Tuberous begonias and Waxed begonias
  • Calendula
  • Carnations
  • Chrysanthemums
  • Clover
  • Cornflower
  • Dame's Violet
  • Dandelion
  • Day lily
  • English Daisy
  • Fuchsia
  • Garden Sorrel
  • Gladioli
  • Hibiscus
  • Hollyhock
  • Honeysuckle
  • Hyacinth (Wild varieties only)
  • Impatiens
  • Lilac
  • Marigold
  • Nasturtiums
  • Pansy
  • Peony
  • Phlox (Perennial Phlox only, not annual)
  • Pineapple Guave
  • Primrose
  • Roses
  • Scented Geraniums
  • Snap Dragon
  • Sunflower
  • Sweet Woodruff
  • Tulip Petals
  • Violets
  • Yucca

The petals of various fruit flowers can also be eaten, such as:

  • Apple blossoms
  • Banana blossoms
  • Citrus blossoms
  • Elderberry blossoms

The flowers of many herbs can also be eaten.

Which are parts of the Jewish covenant god

God will curse those who curse the Jews

What can the reader learn about by studying the implicit meanings of words in a poem

the poems theme

What do poets use to pack in more meaning per word

figurative language

What does it mean to explain or translate the meaning of something

interpret

What was the resolution in the story DAEDALUS AND ICARUS

For grade haha

What does it mean if you watch randomly

What does it mean if you watch poem randomly

Which is a major reason that Central Asia has been conquered repeatedly

It was a Strategically Important region.

Which belief is shared by all Abrahamic faiths

There is an afterlife

Apex

Which words from Li-Young Lee's "From Blossoms" most clearly help create a positive mood

"fellowship" and "summer". [APEX]

What element appears in Auden's "Musรฉe des Beaux Arts" but is excluded in Williams's "Landscape with the Fall of Icarus"

The ship that watched Icarus fall. [APEX]

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