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Mother’s Day Special: A Few Short “Pat Answers” to Common Protestant Questions about Mary

American Protestants are normally confused about Mary. Attention to Mary is more of a Catholic Christian endeavor, and therefore, non-Catholic Christians simply stay away from what their newer traditions believe are… 2,008 more words

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The Annunciation

God has prepared very well for the coming of His Son. The Incarnation of the Word, Who exists from the very beginning (Jn 1:2), is shaped in a specific human context, bound by the limits of time and space. 632 more words

Mary

Turning "Family" on its Head

“Now his mother and brothers came to him, and they were not able to meet with him because of the crowd. And it was reported to him, “Your mother and your brothers are standing outside wanting to see you.” But he answered and said to them, “These are my mother and my brothers—the ones who hear the word of God and do it.” (Luke 8:19–21, LEB) 230 more words

Devotional

The Church is HOLY

“The Church . . . is held, as a matter of faith, to be unfailingly holy. This is because Christ, the Son of God, who with the Father and the Spirit is hailed as ‘alone holy,’ loved the Church as his Bride, giving himself up for her so as to sanctify her; he joined her to himself as his body and endowed her with the gift of the Holy Spirit for the glory of God.” The Church, then, is “the holy People of God,” and her members are called “saints.” 586 more words

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Ika-4 na Linggo ng Adbiyento
Simbang Gabi—Day 5
20 December 2015

Sa pelikulang E.T. (Extra Terrestrial), ang pagkakatagpo ng batang si Eliott sa isang alien… 596 more words

Gospel Reflection

Marian Comparative Religion Observation

Ever notice how Protestant sects that argue against the Immaculate Conception (Mary conceived free from Original Sin) believe all people are immaculately conceived?

Ever notice how “Bible-only” sects that believe Mary was a sinner can’t demonstrate from the “Bible only” one single sin she committed? 59 more words

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ORDINARY TIME: SUNDAY 20 [B] — Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary—Faith Prayed

LUKE 1, 39-56      

39  Mary set out at that time and went as quickly as she could into the hill country to a town in Judah. 935 more words

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