Catholicism. The truth behind the Religion you think you know. History. Christianity is a religion that did not start all by itself.
The truth behind the Religion you think you know
Until he starts his ministry Jesus continues the Jewish faith but starts to challenge some of the doctrines.
311 A.D Edict of Milan issued by Constantine recognized Christianity is an officially recognized Religion in the Roman Empire.
1095 –the late 1200s The Crusades was designed to Reconquering the Holy Lands (present day Israel and Palestine from the Moors)
1517: Martin Luther signaled the beginning of the Reformation and the greatest split of the Catholic Church. He had written his 95 theses (issues that they had with the Church):
- The abuses of Indulgences, buying and selling of the Clergy, Christians should have a personal relationship with God, Bible written in the peoples vernacular language etc.
First Vatican Council 1868: Declared that the Pope is infallible but the teachings of the Pope must be based on, or at least not contradict, Sacred Tradition or Sacred Scripture.
St. Thomas Aquinas, Christopher Columbus, Johann Gutenberg, Pope John Paul II, Mother Theresa, Albert Einstein, Louis Pasteur, Galileo Galilei, Beethoven, Michelangelo, Bono (U2 singer), and J.R.R. Tolkien
iii. Reconciliation iv. Confirmation
v. Marriage vi. Holy Orders
vii. Healing of the Sick
- We believe that the wine and bread are the blood and body of Jesus-Christ