Why the Church of Christ is called the Roman and Catholic Church? Answer: The church of Christ or the church of God is not an organizational name of the Church, this is only a DESCRIPTIVE TERM of the Church. While the Holy, Catholic, Apostolic and Roman Church is not the official name of the Church, … Continue reading Why the Church of Christ is called the Roman and Catholic Church?
1. St. Joseph was a righteous man – Scripture refers to Joseph as a “righteous” man (Matthew 1:19). In other words, he was a holy and devout Jew who fulfilled the two greatest commandments— he loved the Lord his God with all his heart and strength, and he loved his neighbor as himself. He was … Continue reading Lets talk about St. Joseph
Claude Newman was a twenty-year-old African-American who, in 1943, awaited execution in a prison in Mississippi. His crime was that of ambushing and shooting a man named Sid Cook, his beloved grandmother’s abusive second husband. One day, noticing a medal hanging around the neck of a fellow prisoner, Claude asked the young man what it … Continue reading The Miraculous Medal and Claude Newman
The Athanasian Creed This creed is named after Athanasius (A.D. 293-373), the champion of orthodoxy against Arian attacks on the doctrine of the trinity. According to historians, Athanasius didnt write this creed and it also improperly named after him. The name persists because until the seventeenth century it was commonly ascribed to him. According to … Continue reading The Athanasian Creed
Saturday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time St. Giles of Castaneda Abbot (640-720) "He entrusted his possessions to them" Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint Matthew 25:14-30. Jesus told his disciples this parable: “A man going on a journey called in his servants and entrusted his possessions to them. To one he … Continue reading September 1: Saturday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time
The Ten Plagues Sent to Egypt Wonder how many Christians know the main reason for the Egyptian plagues sent by God. The plagues insulted the Egyptian gods/idols and proved they had no power over anything. First Plague: Water Changed to Blood (Exo. 7:14-25) This plague was an affront to many of the greatest ‘water’ gods … Continue reading The Ten Plagues Sent to Egypt