Test All Things and Hold Fast to That Which is Good
Catholic Answers director of apologetics, Tim Staples, answers a caller who asks about 1 Thessalonians 5:21.
Tim Staples is Director of Apologetics and Evangelization here at Catholic Answers, but he was not always Catholic. Tim was raised a Southern Baptist. Although he fell away from the faith of his childhood, Tim came back to faith in Christ during his late teen years through the witness of...
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"We do not recline at a banquet before prayer be first tasted."
~ Tertullian, (De orat., xxv); describing prayers of thanksgiving before meals; similar to passages found in nearly all the Early Church Fathers.