Monthly Archives: August 2012

Sola Fide – Hofstetter Style

Response Article by Scott Windsor to: http://my.opera.com/BarryHofstetter/blog/faith-and-works-part-1 Are We Justified by Works or Grace October 8, 2008 Rather than approach this like a formal debate, I will respond in dialog format, quoting first Mr. Hofstetter’s article and inserting my responses. … Continue reading

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St. Augustine on the Sacrament of the Eucharist

Many protestants tell Catholics that the problem with their theology is that they don’t believe things as they are plainly written in Scriptures.  However we say we believe exactly what it says in Scripture, including what our Lord Jesus said … Continue reading

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Modern Technology

I was visiting my daughter and son-in-law recently and I asked my son-in-law if I could borrow a newspaper. “This is the 21st century, old man,” he said. “We don’t waste money on newspapers. Here, you can borrow my iPad.” … Continue reading

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St. Clare of Assisi

St. Clare of Assisi was placed in a monastery by St. Francis.  Besides being the founder of the “Poor Clares” she is known for a miracle in 1240 wherein as Muslims were invading and attacking the monastery she prayed to … Continue reading

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A Vote For Evil?

Catholic voters cannot support any candidate whose position is intrinsically evil.  Baltimore’s Archbishop Lori preached recently.  Anyone who supports abortion is supporting murder, an intrinsic evil and no Catholic can, in good conscience or in good faith, vote for such … Continue reading

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White Lies?

White Lies?  Well, that’s what he, James White, accuses many Catholic apologists of doing when they mention 33,000 Protestant denominations.  I have responded to White a number of times on this matter, most recently in December of 2011:http://cathapol.blogspot.com/2011/12/white-on-vortex.html White has … Continue reading

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