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Reforming the Papacy – a Few Considerations

February 4, 2013

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In Nomine Patris et Filii et Spiritus Sancti, amen. Suscipe, Sancte Pater. Some say that the Ecumenical Struggle (‘Movement’) has reached an impasse. Much consensus has been made on many issues, but without an ecclesiastical organ with enough authority to bring everyone together to assent to these consensi, division will continue. More Christians may be […]

The Catholic-Lutheran Joint Declaration is the beginning of healing

November 1, 2012

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In Nomine Patris et Filii et Spiritus Sancti, amen. Suscipe, Sancte Pater. God’s Sovereign Reign: the Trinitarian Principle Christians worship the God who is One in Trinity. Our creeds are solemnly ratified ut unum Deum in Trinitate, et Trinitatem in unitate veneremur (“that one God in Trinity, and Trinity in unity may be worshipped”).[1] This […]

The Prodigal Family: one possible way of understanding Christian division

February 12, 2012

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A certain man had two sons: And the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of goods that falleth to me. And he divided unto them his living. And not many days after the younger son gathered all together, and took his journey into a far country, and there wasted […]