Monthly Archives: March 2015

Quirinius and the Census – Was Luke Wrong?

For quite some time now critics of biblical inerrancy point to Luke’s accounting of the Nativity Narrative and state that “If Herod was alive, Quirinius was not governor of Syria.”  They base most of this upon Josephus, but if you … Continue reading

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Fifth Sunday of Lent

Lesson Reading from the letter of St. Paul to the HebrewsHeb 9:11-15.Brethren: When Christ appeared as high priest of the good things to come, He entered once for all through the greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made by hands … Continue reading

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My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?

My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? “Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani” Does Jesus, dying on the cross, truly believe that God the Father has abandoned him when he cries out: “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani” which means: “My God, … Continue reading

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Christ 101

The following video is supercharged with arguments for Christianity.  It is a “trailer” for an apologetics course which does charge a fee.  From what I can see in the video, it should be well worth the fee.  Of course this … Continue reading

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Dominicans of Fanjeaux Visit Rome

SSPX nuns bring over a thousand children to Rome… talks of reconciliation are brought up again… Signs of unity between Rome and SSPX… The CathApol Blog is a portal to the forums hosted by A.C.T.S. the American Catholic Truth Society. … Continue reading

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Fridays in Lent

Hey!  It’s FRIDAY! Don’t eat that burger! The CathApol Blog is a portal to the forums hosted by A.C.T.S. the American Catholic Truth Society. http://www.americancatholictruthsociety.com

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Who Can Forgive Sins?

In response to an earlier posting about Steve Finnel, a David Smith asks a direct question which deserves an answer.  I am posting his response to a new article so that it won’t be under automatic moderation.  Your comments accepted … Continue reading

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