Category Archives: Roman Catholicism

Jerome’s Latin translation of “repent” as “do penance”, leading to unBiblical practices for centuries

Jerome’s Latin translation of the Greek metanoeo / μετανοεω was a mistake. The Latin was “do penance” and developed into doing external deeds that the priest said, like crawl up steps and say 100 hail Mary’s or give money to … Continue reading

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The Real Issue About Roman Catholicism

Posted in Apologetics, Justification, Peace with God, Roman Catholic False Doctrines, Roman Catholicism, Salvation

Response to Catholic Nick on Imputation as part of Justification by Faith Alone

http://thessalonians516.blogspot.com/search/label/Imputation Joey Henry wrote an excellent 8 part response that I hope to write more about later.

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Cyprian vs. Stephen, Bishop of Rome, 257-258 AD

From the web-Archive Originally posted on Jan. 19, 2015 Third Century Opposition to Claims of Primacy by Stephen (d. 257) especially by Cyprian (d. 258) On Catholic Answers, episode #6796, Dr. David Anders argued that in the third century Pope Stephen … Continue reading

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Cyprian’s opposition to Stephen, bishop of Rome, 257-258 AD

From the web archive.

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Trent Horn “pulled the rug out from under” other Roman Catholic Apologetic tactics

http://triablogue.blogspot.com/2019/02/does-magisterium-actually-solve-problem.html#comment-form Trent Horn wrote: You could say in response, “Well, let each person examine the sources for belief and come to his own conclusion on those questions” and in one sense, everyone has to do that. For example, I don’t … Continue reading

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Purgatory

Debate on Purgatory and focus on 1 Corinthians 3:10-15, between Tim Staples and James White. (from January of 2010)     Review of that debate on the Dividing Line: A Good Article on Purgatory: Purgatory – a good article with … Continue reading

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