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Nature of Christ's Death, Figurative or Literal?

It is however, our belief that the body of Christ alone was interred. The above words propose, as the principal object of our belief, that God was buried; as according to the rule of the Catholic faith we also say with the strictest truth that God died, and that God was born of a virgin. 570 more words

Catholicism

Sonnet #43 - on the carnival of God

Sonnet #43 on the carnival of God

A song was played. Heaven and earth were formed.
A garden made, where naked bodies warmed,
until the worm slithered from past’ral glade… 95 more words

Christianity

Sonnet #42 - on the Greenman

Sonnet #42 on the Greenman

He hides among the stories past, but now
he has no name, with stonied face he laughs
or scowls, or smiles, or frowns, or cries. 87 more words

Christianity

Paradise Is Unlocked

Come, then, let us observe the feast. Come, and we shall commemorate the solemn festival. It is a strange manner of celebrating a festival; but truly wondrous is the whole chronicle of the nativity. 229 more words

THEOLOGY

December Spotlight! God With Us: Knowing the Mystery of Who Jesus Is

Status: Available

Book Description

JESUS. The name means so many things to so many people. This book has as its aim to know Jesus. In order to know Him experientially and personally we must know what the Bible says about Him. 436 more words

Christology

Bishop Sheen's Life of Christ

LIFE OF CHRIST by Archbishop Fulton Sheen. Ignatius Press.

There are two version: one with 480 pages; another with 658 pages. The longer one is recommended because it contains valuable materials for Catholics. 266 more words

08 Book Corner

Thought for Thursday: A Real Christ

That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life— the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and was made manifest to us— that which we have seen and heard we proclaim also to you, so that you too may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son Jesus Christ. 157 more words

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