A Dialogue between a new Catholic convert and a Protestant

shewing the doctrin of transubstantiation to be as réasonable to be believ"d as the great mystery of the trinity by all good Catholicks

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  • Trinity -- Early works to 1800,
  • Transubstantiation -- Early works to 1800,
  • Theology, Doctrinal

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In Germany, the country of the Reformation, a deep animosity divided Catholic and Protestant Christians up until a few decades ago. This division had deepened over the centuries through religious. A Dialogue Between a Catholic Priest and a Protestant: Wherein the Principal Points and Arguments of Both Religions Are Truly Proposed and Fully Examined [Matthew Poole] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Dialogue Between a Catholic Priest and a Protestant: Wherein the Principal Points and Arguments of Both Religions Are Truly Proposed and Fully ExaminedReviews: 2. The Protestant Reformation began with the publication of '95 Theses’ by Augustinian monk Martin Luther in The key elements of this religious upheaval was a break from Roman Catholicism’s emphasis on tradition, favouring a focus on the Bible. The lasting effects of Martin Luther’s Protestant movement within Germany was to question its existing power structures, imploring lay nobles.   What I mean by that is as a Protestant, why does one have to CONVERT to Catholicism if it’s all Christianity? Why is it not like I’ve decided to go to a Catholic Church instead of a Baptist or Presbyterian or any other type of Christian church? I understand the belief that the Catholic Church is the one true church, but to me, the words ‘to convert’ feel like you’re referring.

Catholic priest Fr. John R. Waiss and evangelical minister James G. McCarthy have put together a unique and extremely valuable resource for all Christians in the form of their new book, Letters Between a Catholic and an book presents their correspondence through letters and e-mail on key issues about which Catholics and Protestants disagree.   Reading Time: 5 minutes A new book compares and contrasts the Catholic and Mormon faiths. Catholic and Mormon: A Theological Conversation By Stephen H. Webb and Alonzo L. Gaskill (Oxford University Press ) pp. In Australia I think it is fair to say that most Catholics tend not to know think very much about Mormons or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) until . This book presents a unique collection of correspondence between two friends who have spent many hours discussing their faiths-one a Catholic priest, the other an evangelical minister. Their candid dialogue illustrates how we can talk about opposing beliefs without resorting to criticism that is mean-spirited, sensationalistic, or inaccurate/5(4). Raised by a Scottish Presbyterian father to be Protestant, he later converted at and devoted his life in defending the Catholic faith from mainly Protestant critics William Tecumseh Sherman: Civil War General, was born into a Presbyterian family but raised in a Catholic .

  (Catholics, by comparison dropped 1 percent during the same time period — to 22 percent). As you all know, Protestants are Christians who broke off from the Catholic .   Though this book probably won't convince many committed Protestants to 'switch sides', I don't believe that was its purpose. Instead, this book seems to be the beginning of a conversation between evangelical Protestants and Catholics - a means of Reviews:   There are also Protestants converting to Roman Catholicism. “One chapter in the book Is Rome the True Church? is dedicated to why this is happening. Interestingly, the book’s co-author, a friend of mine named Joshua Betancourt, converted to Roman Catholicism shortly after the book was published! Nor is he the only one. The Catholic Church has engaged in the modern ecumenical movement especially since the Second Vatican Council () and the issuing of the decree Unitatis redintegratio and the declaration Dignitatis was at the Council that the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity was created. Before that time, those outside of the Catholic Church were categorised as heretics (in.

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Longnecker, a convert to Catholicism, defends Catholic doctrine articulately in the face of a very competent challenge from Gustafson. This book, which comes out of ECT (Evangelicals and Catholics Together) is a clear example of the search for truth via serious dialog and debate/5(17).

Get this from a library. An answer to a late Dialogue between a new Catholick convert and a Protestant, to prove the mystery of the Trinity to be as absurd a doctrine as transubstantiation.

[William Sherlock]. A Dialogue between a new Catholic convert and a Protestant: shewing the doctrin of transubstantiation to be as réasonable to be believ'd as the great mystery of. Add tags for "A Dialogue between a new Catholic convert and a Protestant: shewing the doctrin of transubstantiation to be as réasonable to be believ'd as the great mystery of the trinity by all good Catholicks.".

Be the first. Which means that Protestant converts to Rome can well imagine what it is like to be a Christian outside the Roman Catholic Church. In most conversion accounts, the converts thought of.

Based on over 20 years of experience working with journeyers and talking with converts on EWTN’s The Journey Home, I would like to propose the following Ten Steps of dialogue as a prudent strategy to help our non-Catholic Christian friends and family discover and, if God so leads, “come home” to the Catholic Church.

Each of these steps. Seven years ago, I myself was an emotional and excited Protestant convert to Catholicism (though also a revert, as my parents left the Church shortly after my A Dialogue between a new Catholic convert and a Protestant book communion).

I dropped out of a Protestant seminary, enrolled in RCIA, and delved deep into the Catechism, Catholic theology, and Catholic literature. Excellent article in The Catholic Thing by Casey Chalk affirms that we SHOULD evangelize Protestants. I have always said evangelism does not stop until all Christians are eating one meal together, in one house at one table (altar).

As a convert, I understand the. In historian Katharine Gerbner’s excellent new book, Christian Slavery: Conversion and Race in the Protestant Atlantic World, the rebellion and its aftermath are markers of an important moment in the history of religion and the codification of racial slavery.

A small c catholic: It's long past time for members of both Catholic and Protestant faiths to learn to appreciate what is beautiful and life-giving in the other tradition. The forums in the Christian Congregations category are now open only to Christian members. Please review our current Faith Groups list for information on which faith groups are considered to be Christian faiths.

Christian members please remember to read the Statement of Purpose threads for each forum within Christian Congregations before posting in the forum. I’m still sort of new to the Catholic Faith. But as I learn more about it, i find that the Mass differs greatly from protestant services in more than just liturgy/no liturgy, communion/no communion, and just stuff like that.

But the main thing I find that differs between the two is that Catholics go to Mass to worship God and to only Worship God, of course there is a homily or sermon, but. Get this from a library.

An answer to a late dialogue between a new Catholick convert and a Protestant, to prove the mystery of the Trinity to be as absurd a doctrine as transubstantiation.

By way of short notes on the said dialogue. [William Sherlock]. The principal reasons given by people who leave the church to become Protestant are that their “spiritual needs were not being met” in the Catholic church (71 percent) and they “found a.

An answer to a late Dialogue between a new Catholick convert and a Protestant: to prove the mystery of the Trinity to be as absurd a doctrine as transubstantiation: by way of short notes on the said dialogue. It is a dialogue between a Roman Catholic priest and a Protestant, old friends who meet after many years and decide to discuss the differences between their various religions.

Poole uses official Roman documents for the arguments of that faith, and the Protestant appeals to Scripture and logic in. Fr. Thomas Joseph White’s new book is an erudite, rich, and accessible guide to Catholicism that demonstrates in the inner cohesion and profound logic.

Catholic–Protestant relations refers to the socio-political and theological relations and dialogue between the Catholic Church and Protestants. This relationship began in the 15th century with the beginning of the reformation and thereby Protestantism.A number of factors contributed to the Protestantdisagreement on the nature of salvation and by extension a number of.

Apart from the good people here, I can not see “Catholic’s who try to convert Protestants” compared to “Protestants who try to convert Catholics” as being fervent.

It is a matter of perspective and I have been on both sides. MGEISING UTC #6. Hi: I belong to a mixed marriage if you will.

LIKE, SHARE, and SUBSCRIBE - Thanks for watching. This is my testimony of how meeting a Protestant led me to fall in love with the Catholic Church, the Church established by Jesus. Perhaps you’ve experienced something similar in Catholic-Protestant dialogue: as soon as you try to answer questions on one doctrine, it seems that two or more new questions emerge instead.

Sometimes, this is because the other person isn’t approaching the topic in good faith: they’re trying to score rhetorical points, rather than seeking.

Parenthetically: Until I began to grasp something of the chasm between Catholicism and Protestantism, I had not dealt with several mysteries from my youth, such as why some Protestant churches have no cross in them (too Catholic) or why liturgy is spurned (too Catholic) or why the Lord’s Supper is not administered weekly (too Catholic) or why.

roman catholics and protestants in dialogue By Ken Silva pastor-teacher on Feb 4, in AM Missives, Current Issues, Features, Roman Catholicism Toward the end of the twentieth century, Roman Catholic and Protestant leaders met frequently to discuss the similarities and the differences between the two groups.

The most interesting new book on the theotokos in terms of its form is Mary; A Catholic-Evangelical Debate, by two graduates of the fundamentalist Bob Jones University, one now an evangelical Episcopalian and the other a Catholic convert and professional apologist (). Dwight Longenecker (the Catholic) and David Gustafson (a lawyer by trade.

Answer from a Catholic convert (from protestant) Although not true in all cases, especially now when the ecumenical movement has produced a lot of dialogue between protestants and Catholics, many. Robert Siciro is a Protestant turned Catholic Paulist priest, and he is one of the featured speakers in the very popular Truth Project by Focus on the Family.

While the Paulist Order is not a Jesuit Order, it has basically the same objective as the Jesuit order with regard to winning souls for the Catholic church. This is so good because though I am an amateur apologist, this catagorizes it and is a great reference book for a quick look up.

Helps on the anti-catholic facebook pages I am part of. some people HATE the Catholic church with a passion. 5 Meeting the Protestant Challenge.

In January ofjust short of my 20th birthday, I stood in front a priest, my friends, and 2, people at a parish and read the following out loud: “I believe and profess all that the holy Catholic Church teaches, believes and proclaims to be revealed by God." With those words professed, this little Lutheran boy traversed almost.

She doesn't define new things; she defines old things, when they're denied by new heresies. Her dogmas are the things that she has always believed." The major theme and strongest part of the book centers around the Eucharist and whether it is a symbol or the actual body of Christ.

Kreeft shows the dual materialist-spiritual Catholic view. Professors, this conversation between a Catholic and a Protestant and clearly conveys a biblical rationale for Catholic doctrine. If you are interested in considering this for a text for a class, you can request a free exam copy here.

Buy your copy today on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or Christian Book. Save. Save. Save. Save. She doesn’t define new things; she defines old things, when they’re denied by new heresies.

Her dogmas are the things that she has always believed.” The major theme and strongest part of the book centers around the Eucharist and whether it is a symbol or the actual body of Christ.

Kreeft shows the dual materialist-spiritual Catholic view. Comparing Catholic and Protestant missionaries in North America can be a herculean task. It means comparing many religious groups, at least five governments, and hundreds of groups of Indians.

But missions to the Indians played important roles in social, cultural, and political changes for Indians, Europeans, and Americans from the very beginning of contact in the s to the present.

A Protestant and a Catholic Theology Professor kick around a bunch of the things the have in common and a bunch of the things they don't. You can support the.