Catholicism - Have you ever wondered what it would be like...

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to practice Catholicism? Catholics learn how to live their lives through their devotion to God. Catholicism offers believers a way of life based on faith, theology, and a good sense of moral responsibility. The thing that gives Catholics a unique personality is that they have different liturgical, ethical, and spiritual orientations than other religions. Some of the sacraments practiced in the Catholic Church are common in any other protestant church, but they all have a little different touch to the Catholics. The one thing that is certainly the shared among all Christians is the acceptance of Jesus Christ. Catholics believe that God s grace is expressed with the trinity. The trinity is the unity of three divine beings or spirits: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Christians believe that God is made up of those three persons. Catholics are baptized in the love that unites the three divine persons. God is a real, living presence shown in the Eucharist (Le Gall 12-16). The Catholic Church is based on four basic principals: tradition, universality, reason, and
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PAR 103 taught by Professor Conser during the Spring '08 term at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

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