Christian culture is like any other in that we develop truisms that we accept without verifying.
There are things floating around that have little or nothing to do with the Bible.
We indeed may be attracted to a person whose life experiences have been different than our own.
Hearing more about the religious beliefs of a Protestant Christian may help a Catholic to understand his or her own tradition more deeply.
The name predates all Protestant and Evangelical Churches by over a millennium.
Many Evangelicals who think that Catholics are not Christian may be surprised to learn they accept the authority of several Catholic councils every time they pick up their Bible. The Church historian Theodoret says Ignatius was consecrated bishop by St.
God was using your website to connect me with someone He had in mind.
Myth #1: "God has one woman picked out for you to marry.
You are destined to be with her, and God will guide you to her." Good luck finding this one in the Bible.
We got an email that said: was used by the year 110 A. to distinguish the Church of the Apostles from heretical teachings. It was during the journey to Rome that he wrote his famous letters that contain invaluable information about the early Church.
He was the first to document the term "Catholic" in its current form to describe the Church. Ignatius' use of the word shows it was in common use.
His is the earliest extant writing which has "ekklesia katholicos" where Catholic is an adjective modifying "Church" in the nominative.