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Reflections on the Latest Big Bang Discovery

and it was very good" If God made that statement 13.7 billion years later, some 190,000 years ago ... God made that statement "If God made that statement 13.7 billion years later, some 190,000 ... made that statement just after Creation and BEFORE sin entered the world. So before the fall, things ...

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Is Purgatory in the Bible?

Indulgence," was started by Pope Julius II in 1507 CE. It was collected from the faithful and used to finance ... was to die. St. Augustine taught on Purgatory in depth (fourth and fifth centuries) as did Pope Gregory ... Faith becomes sight. David: you make statements about things you have not thought thru in your ...

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Nicolas Cornet

of the "Augustinus" to Pope Innocent X, who condemned them, May 31, 1653 (Denzinger, Enchiridion, nos. 1092 (966) ... on the "Mythodes de controverse". J. F. SOLLIER ...

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Are There Souls in Hell Right Now?

of the official statements of our Popes are placed there in their official form), “whether or” was edited out. This is most significant. The Pope’s original statement seemed to lend itself to questioning whether or not any ... it appears, to eliminate those two problematic words. Thus, the official statement of the Pope reads: ...

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Baptism

cervisia ). It is true that a statement declaring wine to be valid matter of baptism is attributed to Pope ... Contents 1 I. AUTHORITATIVE STATEMENT OF DOCTRINE 2 II. ETYMOLOGY ... I. AUTHORITATIVE STATEMENT OF DOCTRINE At the outset we think it advisable to give two ...

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Catholic Answers’ Jimmy Akin: "Time to Cut Through the Confusion About Pope Francis"

with reporters on a plane or a personal phone call by a pope are not infallible doctrinal statements. The problem ... the moment of Pope Francis’s election, the media have been misrepresenting his words and actions. It’s gotten ... that Pope Francis will reverse the Church’s teaching on abortion, contraception, divorce, homosexuality, ...

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Councils

heads: I. Definition; II. Classification; III. Historical Sketch; IV. The Pope and General Councils; V. ... headship the formal element of Councils; VI. Factors in the Pope's Cooperation with the Council: (a) ... Restricted to Unanimous Findings; XI. Promulgation; XII. Is a Council above the Pope? XIII. Has a General ...

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Pope Telesphorus, Saint

Telesphorus , Saint, POPE (about 125-136). He was the seventh Roman bishop in succession from the Apostles, ... These statements, however, should be compared with Light-foot, "The Apostolic Fathers", I (London, 1899), ... of Irenaeus of Lyons to Pope Victor concerning the celebration of Easter (Euseb., "Hist. eccl.," V, ...

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Pope Eleutherius, Saint

Church; indeed, the "Liber Pontificalis" contains no other statement equally remarkable. Pope ... Native of Nicopolis, Greece, became pope about 174 Eleutherius (ELEUTHEROS), Saint, Pope (C. 174-189). The Liber Pontificalis says that he was a native ...

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Pope Urban I

POPE (222-30), date of birth unknown; d. May 23, 230. According to the "Liber Pontificalis" ... years, according to Eusebius (Hist. eccl., VI, 23). The document called the Liberian catalogue of popes ... of Urban that Hippolytus wrote his "Philosophumena", in which he attacked Pope Callistus ...

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