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Once Saved Always Saved?

Once Saved Always Saved? Many Protestants believe that one can have certainty of salvation. Perhaps you’ve been given a pamphlet asking, “Are you saved?” The pamphlet has some select scripture verses, asking you to accept Jesus into your heart, inviting … Continue reading

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The Mass is a Sacrifice

Luke 22:19 “And taking bread, he gave thanks, and brake; and gave to them, saying: This is my body, which is given for you. Do this for a commemoration of me. In like manner the chalice also, after he had supped, … Continue reading

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Church Authority

Christ’s Church Has Authority The Catholic Church was founded by Jesus Christ. He appointed its first leaders, the apostles. He gave them power and authority to teach in His name. That power and authority has been handed down for 2,000 … Continue reading

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The Authority of Peter

The Church teaches that Peter was appointed by Christ as the head of the Church. This is clear from scripture and the testimony of the first Christians. Christ made certain promises to Peter necessary for the good of the Church. … Continue reading

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The Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist

The Catholic Church holds that the bread and wine consecrated by the priest at Mass are no longer bread and wine, but the literal body, blood, soul and divinity of Jesus Christ. This doctrine is shocking, but it was the … Continue reading

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Confession

Confession in Scripture John 20 22-23 Christ’s institution of the sacrament of Confession is clearly seen in John 20:22-23. It takes place when Christ appears to the apostles in the upper room, after the resurrection. In these verses Christ gave the apostles the … Continue reading

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