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by Athol
Wed Feb 15, 2012 3:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covenant Confusion
Replies: 29
Views: 96911

Re: Covenant Confusion

You are confusing the Catechism of the Catholic Church with the American Catechism. It is article 121 in CCC. The one you are referring to in the American Catechism which said that the mosaic covenant was eternally valid for jews was removed not because it was wrong but because some people were misu...
by Athol
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covenant Confusion
Replies: 29
Views: 96911

Re: Covenant Confusion

It is without doubt that the Church has always sought to protect the infallible teaching that we are saved by faith in Messiah not by Torah observances. In order to protect that infallible teaching there have been fallible disciplinary policies and even theological opinions of what that means. That ...
by Athol
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covenant Confusion
Replies: 29
Views: 96911

Re: Covenant Confusion

Firstly the Old Covenant has never been revoked according to the Catechism of the Catholic Church (see 121). If it has never been revoked then we must ask what the term translated as abrogation means in these old documents. What abrogation does it refer to? This should be obvious but people seem to ...
by Athol
Wed May 25, 2011 4:07 pm
Forum: The Church in the Holy Land
Topic: Recent Letter
Replies: 13
Views: 67262

Re: Recent Letter

Yes it is a wonderful dream. From your mouth to God's ear. Let's agree to pray for it.
by Athol
Tue May 24, 2011 1:53 pm
Forum: The Church in the Holy Land
Topic: Recent Letter
Replies: 13
Views: 67262

Re: Recent Letter

Yes the only real way to change hearts is through prayer before Jesus in the Blessed Sacramnet. Do more Holy Hours and we will transform the world and hearts.
by Athol
Mon May 23, 2011 9:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another Moderator
Replies: 3
Views: 10170

Re: Another Moderator

thanks I am still single. However i have taken promises of poverty chastity and obedience as a consecrated brother for a year so I'm not available until feb 4 2012 when I will decide whether to renew my promises for a longer period or call it quits.
by Athol
Mon May 23, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: The Church in the Holy Land
Topic: Recent Letter
Replies: 13
Views: 67262

Re: Recent Letter

I certainly am disgusted with Obama ideas for Israel. Jerusalem should certainly remain as the capital.
by Athol
Wed Mar 23, 2011 7:44 pm
Forum: Israel today
Topic: New book about Aliyah to Israel experience
Replies: 1
Views: 24384

Re: New book about Aliyah to Israel experience

I read your extract- it was very entertaining and a good read. Good luck on your book sales.
by Athol
Sat Feb 12, 2011 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Member
Replies: 6
Views: 11584

Re: New Member

Hi Sarah, Welcome to the forum. I am now back in Australia but I miss Jerusalem all the time.
by Athol
Tue Jul 13, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: The Catholic Faith
Topic: Apostolic succession
Replies: 11
Views: 12158

Re: Apostolic succession

Thanks mate. Thats a great link. i shared it on the Hebrew Catholic Discussion board.
by Athol
Mon Jun 21, 2010 6:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Here -- Lost Tribes and the Church
Replies: 5
Views: 10581

Re: New Here -- Lost Tribes and the Church

i have just ordered your book from amazon. i look forward to reading it.
by Athol
Sun Jun 20, 2010 7:11 am
Forum: The Catholic Faith
Topic: Eucharist-symbol or reality
Replies: 3
Views: 6612

Re: Eucharist-symbol or reality

At my parish they introduced the congregation to the first holy communion celebration by referring to the bread and wine as symbols of the body and blood, I felt very uncomfortable with such an expression. Eventhough they meant that the unconsecrated elements of bread and wine were symbols it is eas...
by Athol
Sun Jun 20, 2010 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Here -- Lost Tribes and the Church
Replies: 5
Views: 10581

Re: New Here -- Lost Tribes and the Church

Well i am a Jew and a Roman Catholic and i also believe that the bulk of the Western European people are from the Lost Israelites. I would be very interested in your book.
by Athol
Sun Jun 20, 2010 6:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A comment on an excellent article of yours
Replies: 3
Views: 8980

Re: A comment on an excellent article of yours

However there is more to this than that. In the Our Father we pray 'thy kingdom come' for the last 2,000 years so there is a sense in which some aspect of the Kingdom does not reach its fullness until a future time when the Divine Will shall be done on earth as it is in Heaven. This i suspect has so...