In the Shadow of Giants: The Communion of Saints

“St. Teresa of Calcutta” courtesy of pixabay.com In the Apostles Creed we recite that we believe in the “communion of saints.” As a young Baptist lad, the only time I heard any discussion about saints was in reference to faithful Christians on Earth (see Philippians  1:1). You could say converting to Catholicism has not only … More In the Shadow of Giants: The Communion of Saints

“¡Los santos no te oyen!”

Imagen de pixabay.com Una de las objeciones más comunes que reciben los católicos de nuestros hermanos Protestantes es que la iglesia católica ha convertido a Los Santos en ídolos.  “¿Por qué rezas a María?” Nos preguntan. “San Antonio no te oye y no te ayudará.” Algunos nos consejan: “Los santos no pueden, ni quieren escuchar tus oraciones. … More “¡Los santos no te oyen!”

I would become Catholic but…Mass is boring. 

Photo courtesy Pixabay.  I’m returning from a prolonged hiatus from the BaptiCatholic. My apologies to those who wait with bated breath for each of my posts (insert sarcasm). As I pondered what should be the next topic to tackle, my mind took me to reasons why people reject the notion of becoming Catholic. One reason, … More I would become Catholic but…Mass is boring.