| Built using the Genesis Framework and hosted on WPEngine. One of my favorite stories about Gods mercy is the story of lamb whose legs The Shepard broke and then carried around his neck. Sinai. The Creed continues “the Father, the Almighty, maker of heaven and earth, of all that is seen and unseen.” God is the divine being from which all things come ‘ even the things we cannot see or do not know. This Person comes from … the holy men and women who have gone one before us to become saints, children’s picture books about the Saints, planning Catholic liturgical celebrations, practical tips for today's Catholic parent. SERVE. I myself was raised in a Christian home, but I never understood Catholic religion. However, when you shop through them, we may receive a small compensation. What is the Best Way to Explain the Glory of God? One comes to belief either through indoctrination in youth, or later in conversion. God reveals His glory to you and me through His mercy, grace, and love. It would bless me so much if you’d take a moment to subscribe to Counting My Blessings so you never miss an update! Your email address will not be published. One question remains, however ‘ from where did God come? :). Consider an icon or statue of Jesus and the children for your child’s room, as this image will present the idea that God loves children and wants to be their friend. I lavish unfailing love to a thousand generations. At the very core of the Catholic faith is the belief in God. It is a separate place that serves for those who go to Heaven, yet still owe their due. First, if your boyfriend believes that they are the same and that believing in one God is all that matters, why does he expect you to convert to Catholicism? And I can’t wait until He comes again so I can experience It for myself. Great post, Deb! Becuase my boyfriend was raised catholic and he wants us to marry and have children and raise them as Catholic. If God allows us suffering while here on earth I believe it is a grace from God, because he knows far better than I what lies ahead for me… And if I am not listening, which definitely isn’t easy in today’s day in age, I thank Him for any suffering He brings me that will ultimately lead me to true unity with Him. Another Saint resource that I helped with is the site SaintNook, where the Saints are always online! I do want to state that despite the differences, I’m sure there those who that are truly saved and will be in Heaven in the Catholic church, just as there are those that aren’t truly saved in the Christian church. It was great to see their creativity. We believe the Body of Christ is visible as the Incarnation was visible and has been since Christ established it. So, who is God? Saint Joseph School; Trinity High School; Alpha. Each of the parts of an apple are different, but they are ALL apple. We pray for those in purgatory so as to hasten the process of their purification in this way. Sorry I didn’t get to finish what I was typing:) I was saying that I know two can not walk together unless they are equally yoked and my family will also be against my relationship to a man who doesn’t believe the things we do. It wasn’t until after they came out of the ark that the fear came in and men were allowed to eat certain animals. Before this, I would have told someone just look outside, see his Glory but it is so much more than just his creation. AS CHILDREN GET OLDER, DON’T BE AFRAID TO TACKLE THE DIFFICULT SUBJECTS. It also reminds me of the time when Jesus was transfigured on the mountain before his disciples. They sent me a picture or video explaining their prayer table. Do Christians have any regard for the life and welfare of animals, based on their religion? Believing in God is an act of faith. All Catholics are Christians but not all Christians are Catholics. But this is a POSSIBILITY based upon them coming to accept Christ and the Truth even without their explicit knowledge of this happening. Perhaps you are getting bad sources or, perhaps you are confused with our belief in the POSSIBILITY of those who are not Christians being saved. One is that there is pain and suffering in the world not due to God, but due to sin that humanity brought into the world. Have you ever had an experience where you were really injured and you have a lot of free time while recovering you started to read the Bible more? Statues or pictures of Jesus are especially important, because Christ is the most visible and most complete revelation of God to humankind. We share in all both parts of this creation because we have both a body and a soul. Dianna Kennedy is the mother of six, writing at The Kennedy Adventures. I suggest you look more into the one true Catholic Faith more. So people have a chance to do good works/show love. and one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father. I do want to state that despite the differences, I’m sure there those who that are truly saved and will be in Heaven in the Catholic church, just as there are those that aren’t truly saved in the Christian church. He used the word lavish to describe how generous He is with His unfailing love. In the case of the child suffering we do not know why God does this. It’s my favorite Saint book for children (and me!) P.S. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.