The Catholicism Answer Book: The 300 Most Frequently Asked Questions (Google eBook)

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Sourcebooks, Inc., Jan 1, 2007 - Religion - 320 pages
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As religion continues to dominate the news, politics and society in general, more and more laypeople are looking for a reliable guide to understanding the beliefs and practices of each faith.

The Roman Catholic Church-the largest branch of Christianity-claims a total of 1.086 billion baptized members around the globe and has been revered by millions of followers for thousands of years. Why?

The Catholicism Answer Book answers 300 pivotal questions about one of the world's oldest religions. From the basic tenets of Christianity to the differences between a Catholic Bible and a Protestant Bible, readers can round out their knowledge on such inquiries as:

--What are the "lost" or "missing" books of the Bible?
--Why does it seem like Catholics worship Mary?
--What are the Last Things?
--Why confess to a priest when I can go directly to God?
  

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Catholicism Answer Book: The 300 Most Frequently Asked Questions

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This book provides answers to 288 commonly asked questions about the Catholic faith, grouped under the headings of doctrine, worship, the Ten Commandments, prayer, church history, and "this and that ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jan - Goodreads

This was not a book to read straight through. It was just a book of answers. It was not bad. Had good info but I liked the Catholicism for Dummies book better. (They are both by the same author, by the way.) Read full review

Contents

Why Seven Sacraments? Catholic Worship
83
Which Ten?The Ten Commandments
171
Our FatherOur Prayer
225
Yesterday and Today Church History and Common Questions
267
Index
388
About the Authors
408
Back Cover
410
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