The Baptist Faith and Indulgences

Years ago I recall witnessing to a Catholic.   Their  Bible promised  a plenary indulgence is granted, if this reading is continued for at least one half an hour. (Enchiridion of Indulgences. Authorized English edition. 1969. Catholic Book Publishers. New York. Page 68. # 50) Did I need further proof?    Salvation is by faith and not works [...]

Jesus, the New Temple

Sunday's Readings Thanks to mom and dad, Samuel finds himself in God's temple.   The good news, this where God lives.  The bad news, this is where the womanizing priests, Hophini and Phineas lived.   As St Paul said to the Corinthians, even if you are a priest in God's temple, if you immoral, you forfeit God's [...]