And when the catholic church and the protestant church is asked about the identity ofJesus the catholic devotees reply with The Son is consubstantial with the Father, which means
Hidalgo 3that with the Father and with the Father, the Son is one and the same God. The Word was madeFlesh and dwelt among us. The structure of the Catholic Church first begins with The Pope,followed by Cardinals, Archbishops, Bishops, and Priests, Monks and Deacons. Women can benuns. However, with the protestant church each church independent, headed by Pastors, Elders,and Deacons. The Catholic Church and the protestant church both believe in the resurrection ofJesus. ("Catholic vs Protestant - Difference and Comparison | Diffen," n.d.).The time of the origin of the Catholic Church is 315 A.D. However, the protestant church c. 33 AD, but believe it eventually became corrupt. Split off in an attempt to return to church'sorigins approx. 1517 - 1534 A.D. The days of worship in the catholic church are Sunday and aPersonal Sacrifice during Lent. However in the protestant church, the days of worship aretraditionally Sunday, but other days accepted if treated with the same level of focus on worship.The Catholic Church practice all Catholics are expected to participate in the liturgical life of theChurch, but personal prayer and devotions are entirely a matter of personal preference. However,the protestant church Regularly studies the Bible, pray, and commune with other believers onSunday (or another day of worship).("Catholic vs Protestant - Difference and Comparison |Diffen," n.d.)And the founder of the catholic church is Jesus Christ, followed by Peter as the first Pope,then all Popes following Peter. However, the protestant church believes that the founder of the
Hidalgo 4protestant church is Jesus Christ, followed by Peter, Paul, and other disciples of Jesus. Theposition of The Pope denied and eventually split off from The Catholic church to attempt to re-establish the original church. The status of women within the catholic church Variable but treatedwith respect. Women are not allowed to be priests. However, they can become nuns. However inthe protestant church the status of women Variable but treated with respect. Usually, women arenot allowed to be part of the clergy but are permitted to teach or work in other areas.("Catholicvs Protestant - Difference and Comparison | Diffen," n.d.).Catholics follow the teachings of Jesus Christ as transmitted through the Old & NewTestament via Rome and the Vatican and follow the Catechism. Catholics believe that theCatholic Church is the original and first Christian Church. However, the protestant churchbelieves that Protestants follow the teachings of Jesus Christ as transmitted through the Old &New Testament. Protestants believe that the Catholic Church stemmed from the originalChristian Church, but became corrupt. Men cannot add or take away from scripture.("Catholicvs Protestant - Difference and Comparison | Diffen," n.d.).