Why Be Catholic?: Science and the Existence of God
In "Why Be Catholic?" Catholic Answers Director of Apologetics Tim Staples reaches out to encourage those in the faith whose armor is strong, as well as those who are searching for answers themselves about what to believe.
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...
Beginning Apologetics Volume 3: The Eucharist This concise volume gives you both the Biblical basis and the historical basis of why Catholics have recognized the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist since the very beginning of the Church. Also included are suggestions on how the Faithful might appreciate the Eucharist more fully and receive the Eucharist more fruitfully, as well as prayers for before and after communion
"Do as you wish; for we are Christians, and we do not sacrifice to idols."
~ Six companions of Justin Martyr, martyrs all; speaking to the Prefect Rusticus after he threatened them with "torture without mercy" unless they sacrificed to the Roman "gods;" from the trial transcript by Tatian (A.D. 165).