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Roman Catholic Thirty Or 40 Years Ago

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1. As Rolheiser says, it’s not an easy matter to live out what is essential to our life of faith. What should we be doing with regards to our faith? Who should we listen to?
All Christians want, or should want, to increase their faith. But those who have given their lives to Christ have come to realize that success does not come from our own human attempts; we always fail. When you leave God, ypu are only left to our individual assets, which infects us with greed, pride, inflexibility, irrelevance, selfishness, and disappointment. God is the only one that will not fail, so we should follow in his footsteps at all times.
We can attend to those extra truths that point us near the essential truths.

2. What defined someone as a practicing Roman Catholic thirty or forty years ago, and how does this differ from someone who is a practicing Catholic today? Should there be any difference? Why or why not?
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To be Catholic throughout that time did everything to do all of these inessential actions such as appearing blessing services and other non-traditional religious events. I think there shouldn’t be a difference between todays Catholic and yesterday’s Catholic because as the culture changes so does the church. One of the issues of the Catholic Church is that the mass, and other catholic events are boring.

3. List some of the religious baggage that secular society has carried over the years. Discuss some of the effects of these ideas.
a. Changing some deep-rooted divine spiritualties about the soul would result of these philosophies dividing the current cultures foundation; there a bunch of fables about the Bible stories. Other stick with the church for the own personal
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