Roman Catholic church only true church, says Vatican

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The VaticanA issued a document Tuesday restatingA its belief that the Roman Catholic Church is the only true church of Jesus Christ.
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Hermeneutics Smutics wrote:
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You can read fine, Rosesez. ere is the "stamp of approval you are speaking of at the end of the article :
NIHIL OBSTAT: I have concluded that the materials
presented in this work are free of doctrinal or moral errors.
Bernadeane Carr, STL, Censor Librorum, August 10, 2004
IMPRIMATUR: In accord with 1983 CIC 827
permission to publish this work is hereby granted.
+Robert H. Brom, Bishop of San Diego, August 10, 2004
Found Baltimore CATECHISM 2 same thing

Imagine that ..no science.

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We are still apes.
Hominids!
Just like Orangutans, Gorillas and Chimpanzees.
Those in religion are insulted by being of the same family as these animals ... but I take it as a compliment.

At least they don't kill each other over who a god loves and who will spend eternity in hell.

Only humans are infected with such idiocy.

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Excuse me, but she said the "site", not the "article". But thanks anyway.
Now I really do have to run. Have fun!
But did you read what the original number one BALTIMORE CATECHISM says Regina, And number 2

The one we both studied as. Children ..

No descending from.other biological forms ..

Gave you a link to it

http://catecheticsonline.com/...
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<quoted text>you NEED to get your FACTS straight, this is NOT PREACHING the GOSPEL.
Pope shames Brazilian church for Catholic exodus, NOT IS EATING A PIECE OF GRAIN AND DRINKING SOME WINE.
Preaching is TELLING people about Jesus Christ and His Death and His Resurection.
THAT AND THAT ALONE IS WHAT WE CALL PREACHING.
try learning what the Christian Walk is all about, as it stands, you know nothing and please don't insult the intelligence of others on here by claiming to have studied for many years.
It shows that YOU HAVENT LEARNED ANYTHING. BY YOUR OWN ADMISSION THAT YOU HAVE ATENDED A COU[SIN] CHURCH TO THIS MESS THAT YOU ARE NOW PART OF.
You "fundies" just continue to "make up things" as usual which comes as no surprise to "any of us Catholics"! Have you ever heard or read Pope Francis' homilies OR Pope Benedict OR EVEN Pope John Paul II. Obviously not! Because if you had, you would not be spreading the "same old" bible only Protestant" lies and deliberate deception that are "par for the course" with you bible only "fundies"...... ALL three of those Popes have CONSISTENTLY proclaimed, professed and preached Salvation in Jesus Christ through HIS life, death and resurrection, uniting all faiths in the Body and Blood of Jesus......Unfortunately, you bible only "fundies" are so (stuck on anti-catholicism) and your "half-truth, half-heresy" (Christianity????) that the ENTIRE BASIS of your bible only beliefs is TOTALLY DEPENDENT upon attacking and ripping, over 2000 years of the historical and biblical TRUTH of Jesus Christ and His One (and only one) TRUE Apostolic Catholic. Church.

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Hermeneutics Smutics wrote:
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You can read fine, Rosesez. ere is the "stamp of approval you are speaking of at the end of the article :
NIHIL OBSTAT: I have concluded that the materials
presented in this work are free of doctrinal or moral errors.
Bernadeane Carr, STL, Censor Librorum, August 10, 2004
IMPRIMATUR: In accord with 1983 CIC 827
permission to publish this work is hereby granted.
+Robert H. Brom, Bishop of San Diego, August 10, 2004
BTW thanks..my friend became A CATHOLIC in her thirties..very much into the whole,teaching thing .

Did not want just any citation.for this group ..I actually thought CLAY was,mistaken on what they teach now,...

Who knew,...

Evidently Holy Scripture is subject to interpretation and CHANGE .

I thanked her and emailed I will stick with Genesis,

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BUT ONKY BY THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

of course,

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<quoted text>Man is Tripartite: Spirit, Body and Soul.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tripartite_ (theology)#Early_Church
But his body was,NOT developed from other biological forms,.

Btw,I was quoting from THeir.

CATECHISM

We do have body soul and Spirit

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What "stamp of approval"?? lol
We are still taught that God created man in His image and likeness:
THE DIGNITY OF THE HUMAN PERSON
ARTICLE 1
MAN: THE IMAGE OF GOD
1701 "Christ,... in the very revelation of the mystery of the Father and of his love, makes man fully manifest to himself and brings to light his exalted vocation."2 It is in Christ, "the image of the invisible God,"3 that man has been created "in the image and likeness" of the Creator. It is in Christ, Redeemer and Savior, that the divine image, disfigured in man by the first sin, has been restored to its original beauty and ennobled by the grace of God.4
1702 The divine image is present in every man. It shines forth in the communion of persons, in the likeness of the unity of the divine persons among themselves
http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive...
Do you know what is meant by the "image and likeness of God"? Do you think we look like God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth?
I sure think He created A dam and Eve ..they did not evolve from other biological. Firms ..

And yes His image is our souls ..THST does not address your new beliefs on evolution ..of the body .

And on your other questions
WHAT DOES NIHIL OBSTAT Mean

I would not use anything but a bona fide Catholic site for such an important discussion.

It seems to be all over itself giving ground to msn made science THST changes with every new theory ..

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You "fundies" just continue to "make up things" as usual which comes as no surprise to "any of us Catholics"! Have you ever heard or read Pope Francis' homilies OR Pope Benedict OR EVEN Pope John Paul II. Obviously not! Because if you had, you would not be spreading the "same old" bible only Protestant" lies and deliberate deception that are "par for the course" with you bible only "fundies"...... ALL three of those Popes have CONSISTENTLY proclaimed, professed and preached Salvation in Jesus Christ through HIS life, death and resurrection, uniting all faiths in the Body and Blood of Jesus......Unfortunately, you bible only "fundies" are so (stuck on anti-catholicism) and your "half-truth, half-heresy" (Christianity????) that the ENTIRE BASIS of your bible only beliefs is TOTALLY DEPENDENT upon attacking and ripping, over 2000 years of the historical and biblical TRUTH of Jesus Christ and His One (and only one) TRUE Apostolic Catholic. Church.
So why is it when I said to a Catholic poster that John Paul who I did read called for unity .

I was told that we can't have that UNLESS we celebrate the EUCHARIST AS CATHOLICS .

That is not what this great man said .

If I mention other if His talks on apologizing for the past I'M YOLD I am wrong..Did not understand Him .

Maybe NOT you But you all treat us as if we cannot read nor understand .

It's very off putting ..I think if anyone US responsible for subscribe in your Church it's that most honest and humble man ..whose works are very readable

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You "fundies" just continue to "make up things" as usual which comes as no surprise to "any of us Catholics"! Have you ever heard or read Pope Francis' homilies OR Pope Benedict OR EVEN Pope John Paul II. Obviously not! Because if you had, you would not be spreading the "same old" bible only Protestant" lies and deliberate deception that are "par for the course" with you bible only "fundies"...... ALL three of those Popes have CONSISTENTLY proclaimed, professed and preached Salvation in Jesus Christ through HIS life, death and resurrection, uniting all faiths in the Body and Blood of Jesus......Unfortunately, you bible only "fundies" are so (stuck on anti-catholicism) and your "half-truth, half-heresy" (Christianity????) that the ENTIRE BASIS of your bible only beliefs is TOTALLY DEPENDENT upon attacking and ripping, over 2000 years of the historical and biblical TRUTH of Jesus Christ and His One (and only one) TRUE Apostolic Catholic. Church.
........Unfortunately, you bible only "fundies" are so (stuck on anti-catholicism) and your "half-truth, half-heresy" (Christianity????) that the ENTIRE BASIS of your bible only beliefs is TOTALLY DEPENDENT upon attacking and ripping, over 2000 years of the historical and biblical TRUTH of Jesus Christ and His One (and only one) TRUE Apostolic Catholic. Church.........Now Hojo, I am not back that far. I am only back to 1054 where it all began....lol
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Why was the Bible written? Can you answer that question Mr. 42,000?
hojo wrote:
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Probably, to re-create the story of the Prodigal Son in Luke 15:11 giving you "fundies" the freedom to rebel, and defy the TRUTH of Bible with your 42,000+ contradicting interpretations, so that you will "eventually" COME TO YOUR SENSES regarding Jesus Christ and His One (and only One) True Apostolic Catholic Church!!
Why not just say you have no idea why the Bible was written?
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Man is a creature composed of body and soul and made in the image and likeness,of God
No evolving out of other creatures,is mentioned at all
http://catecheticsonline.com/...
Body, soul and spirit. Not body and soul.

“Unadulterated Grace - Rom 11:6”

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But his body was,NOT developed from other biological forms,.
Btw,I was quoting from THeir.
CATECHISM
We do have body soul and Spirit
Oh, I hear ya

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Body, soul and spirit. Not body and soul.
Yup agree

as I said quoting from the CATECHISM ..as m e one I learned as a kid..

Still not descended from other biological forms as the CATHOLICS now say .

Was trying to MSKE the pint..t h st kerp saying we change SCRIPTURE..reinterpret it .

I will stick to Genesis :)
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A Closer Look at Transubstantiation
Yet this doctrine would destroy human nature by having the ability to be in multiple places at one time. Rome teaches that Christ is corporally on the altar but without any “accidents.” Accidents mean color, scent, form, and taste, the very things that make substances discernable. Yet again, we are to deny all logic and sensibility to believe that Christ is present upon the altar!
Christ warned that deceivers would come among us to deceive us and to tell us that He was here or there and that we were not to believe them. Christ also warned us that we were to be on guard against the leaven of the Pharisees, those who teach the precepts of man as the doctrines of God. Again, Rome is at variance with it’s own scholars and the early church fathers, as it teaches a doctrine (Transubstantiation) from men as the precepts of God. With this unbiblical form of teaching in the Roman Catholic Church, is it any wonder that they end up perverting the sacrament of communion by withholding the communion cup from the laity. The Council of Constance in A.D.1414 first formalized this doctrine. Pope Innocent III formalized it later and pronounced it a doctrine and then The Council of Trent (1537) confirmed his heresy. Even though the Council of Constance freely admits,“that the cup was received by all in former times,” they nonetheless go ahead and destroy the sacrament, this precious sacrament that the Lord Jesus Christ himself gave to us.“Do this in remembrance of me”
If you are Roman Catholic, we would ask you to turn to the Holy Scriptures and re-read the passages that teach about this sacrament and see if you can find the doctrine of Transubstantiation without the filter of the Roman Catholic Church. May God open your eyes and may the scales fall from them in order that you may come to His table and enjoy this sacrament, both the bread and the wine, in truth. Then ask yourself can there be salvation in a communion in which it is declared to be a fundamental principle, that the Madonna is ” our greatest hope; yea, the SOLE GROUND OF OUR HOPE ”?(The language of the late Pope Gregory, which is substantially endorsed by the present Pontiff) The time is come when charity to the perishing souls of men, hoodwinked by a Pagan priesthood, abusing the name of Christ, requires that the truth in this matter should be clearly, loudly, unflinchingly proclaimed.
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oh boy, you really hate the Eucharist don't you? I would say 75% of your posts are trashing it or making fun of the host.
I wonder who's essay this is that you copied. I would like to see the name of this man who changed the Word of God for you.
The scriptures warn us about these men who would come along and preach a different Gospel.
You were given historical facts. Produce facts to refute these historical facts or shut your pie hole. Thank you in advance for shutting your pie hole Cly!!

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Man is a creature composed of body and soul and made in the image and likeness,of God
No evolving out of other creatures,is mentioned at all
http://catecheticsonline.com/...
If theologians of ANY religion claimed that humans were not created in the image of gods, they would be unemployed immediately and possibly shot in some countries as heretics.

And they would do so while preaching all about LOVE.

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Free Grace 7 wrote:
<quoted text>Man is Tripartite: Spirit, Body and Soul.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tripartite_ (theology)#Early_Church
I want proof that you have a soul and a spirit that resembles a god.

I guess as you claim it is all invisible, sadly you won't be able to show me any proof!

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Oh I trust the woman who gave me the,site
She must have claimed she was Protestant.

If in reality she had been a Hindu that lead you astray, would you have been put upon by evil???

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The Roman Catholics declare they only believe what the apostles taught and are the "true" church. Really? Did the apostles teach the following:

Mary was declared to be The mother of god by the Third Ecumenical Council at Ephesus in 431 AD.

This theory of Mary’s “perpetual virginity” became official dogma at the Council of Chalcedon in A.D. 451.

On December 8, 1854, Pope Pius IX declared Mary had been born without sin.

This marian dogma was proclaimed by Pope Pius XII on November 1, 1950 on his Encyclical Munificentissimus Deus.

If you do not like Roman Catholic theology, wait awhile, it will change.

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Does he have a last name???

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