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by Nimeniton
Fri Sep 07, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?
Replies: 9
Views: 7084

Re: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?

catedamien wrote:Is this true?
Is what true? I make numerous claims which one are you questioning?
by Nimeniton
Sun Aug 12, 2012 3:32 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?
Replies: 9
Views: 7084

Re: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?

This short essay was written with a Catholic forum in mind, so has been written with kid gloves on. For those who just want the juicy bits, they are. 1. Paul appoints himself an apostle and does not feel the need to get an OK from Pope Peter and the rest of the apostles. 2.In Acts 15 James acts like...
by Nimeniton
Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:35 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?
Replies: 9
Views: 7084

Re: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?

chemicals wrote:I'm sure John Waters will be able to sort it all out ! :lol:
I am new to Ireland so not familiar with the man. What's his notoriety
by Nimeniton
Fri Jul 20, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: Science and Scepticism
Topic: Giants causeway -creationist views promoted
Replies: 15
Views: 8681

Re: Giants causeway -creationist views promoted

Recently, one of our associates sat down with a highly respected world-class Hebrew scholar and asked him this question: “If you started with the Bible alone, without considering any outside influences whatsoever, could you ever come up with millions or billions of years of history for the Earth an...
by Nimeniton
Fri Jul 20, 2012 6:21 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: What most Catholics do not know about their religion?
Replies: 9
Views: 7084

What most Catholics do not know about their religion?

Whilst protestants chide Catholics about not reading the Bible, I chide them for not knowing their own history and being unfamiliar with church documents less than twenty or so years old. The fate of unbaptised babies after death is one such area of ignorance. In fact the church is trying to sweet t...
by Nimeniton
Sat Jun 23, 2012 7:37 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Christening disaster
Replies: 7
Views: 5031

Re: Christening disaster

Hi. . i get word that my grandparents are "angry at me, disapointed in me" that aoife hasnt been baptised yet. Congratulations on the birth of your daughter and I hope she is well. On a less serious note you could always chastise your grand-parents for their lack of hope that unbaptised infants go ...
by Nimeniton
Fri Jun 22, 2012 1:14 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: There's hope for the future...
Replies: 3
Views: 4031

Re: There's hope for the future...

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/weekend/2012/0609/1224317552069.html Moya O’Sullivan, Secular humanist I cannot comprehend, with science now answering much of what the religionist people of the Middle Ages did not understand, how religion, and “faith” thought to be virtuous survives, when it is...
by Nimeniton
Fri Jun 22, 2012 12:57 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: International Eucharistic Congress
Replies: 3
Views: 3824

Re: International Eucharistic Congress

Jany, you left out the worst bit which is the sentence which follows your quote: How are we to explain the fact that people who regularly received the Lord’s body and confessed their sins in the sacrament of Penance have offended in this way? It remains a mystery. What the?? If it's a mystery to th...