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Abuse victim critical of pope asked to leave Vatican commission - Inés San Martín

“Saunders is currently in Rome participating in the commission’s third general assembly, which will end Sunday. Before the meeting, he told The Los Angeles Times… 1,467 more words

Roman Catholic Church

Pope/Patriarch Declaration - Some Highlights

I have only just had a chance to peruse the Joint Declaration of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill. It is a very surprising document for many reasons which I plan to discuss in due course. 954 more words

Eastern Orthodox Church

I apologise - I'm going to RUIN Valentines for you...

I really am sorry, but you need to know that ‘St Valentine’s Day’ is not what it appears, and I’m not writing this because I’m single again – I have known this information for some years, so you now get to know about it too, in case you don’t already! 423 more words

Francis/Kirill Meeting - Commentary Roundup

I doubt I will have much time to write on the upcoming meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow until after it happens. Not surprisingly, there is a small flood of commentary out there already. 79 more words

Eastern Orthodox Church

2-10-2016 “Mardi Gras” And The Bible

Though Mardi Gras is not officially approved by the Roman Catholic Church, it is officially ignored! It is the Tuesday of sinful excesses before their official “Ash Wednesday” beginning their 40 penitential days of “Lent.” (1) None of this is taught in the New Testament of God’s Word; (2) Everyone who practices these things do so by the authority of the apostate Roman Catholic Church, not God; (3) Before conversion, Christians “once conducted ourselves in the lusts of our flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, just as the others” (Ephesians 2:3 NKJV), but not afterward; (4) Paul preached to Jews and Gentiles “that they should repent, turn to God, and do works befitting repentance” (Acts 26:20 NKJV), but there was never a “season of repentance.” … 17 more words

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Lent - another pagan/Christian cross over?

Ugh.

No sooner than you get used to Lent, and its forty days of abstinace (abstaining from things of your choice) than I come along and tell you it’s YET ANOTHER PAGAN THING! 563 more words

No other foundation can anyone lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ (1 Corinthians 3:11)

Once Jesus asked what the disciples thought about him. 471 more words

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