Tag: idolatry

Intolerant Family

Unfortunately, I’ve experienced some of the familial anti-Catholicism this blogger describes. My mom is a bitter ex-Catholic and we often get into nasty arguments over religion. Compared the following situation, I’m quite lucky, though. My mother and I have a loving relationship filled with plenty of healthy communication. A good friend of mine had it …

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Communing With Judas

This question about whether Judas partook of Christ’s flesh at the Last Supper has bearing on the current Eucharistic politicla controversy. Judas receiving the Eucharist Question from Mary on 05-27-2004: Dear Father Why did Jesus allow Judas to receive Communion at the last Supper? Was’nt he in mortal sin at that time or was it …

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Virtually Righteous?

I'm not sure I'm sold on the tastefulness, appropriateness, or usefulness of this service, but I'm certain that the party crashers were out of line. Don't atheists, pagans, and satanists have better things to do with their time? Virtual Devils Curse Internet Church Wed May 19,10:05 AM ET By Jason Hopps "LONDON (Reuters) – The …

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Uncatholic Rearing

When, Dear Lord, will Western catechesis improve? This report doesn't surprise me in the slightest, but now that's out, what will be done? Anything? Report shows communication gap with Gen X faithful "The proportion of Generation X Mass attenders who accept orthodox statements of Catholic beliefs and moral teachings is lower than that of Baby …

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Good Looking?

Aside from being a sad statement about the priorities of British youths, it'd frightening that anyone would say Michael Jackson has good looks. *shudder* Beckham, not Jesus, is our hero, say British youths: poll "LONDON (AFP) – George W. Bush and Jesus were left far behind football superstar David Beckham in an Internet survey of …

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