members, click to sign in..

5,063 active users!!Bandwidth
FRIDAY
OCT 31, 2014
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -31 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

 
RELIGION, CURRENT EVENTS, TECHNOLOGY Subscribe to the breaking newsWhat is RSS?
FRONT PAGE  |  10/31/2014
THURSDAY, JUL 18, 2013  |  36 comments
Follow pope online, get to heaven sooner?

In an effort to lure the shrinking flock of young Roman Catholics to a more wired religious world, a Vatican court has ruled that following Pope Francis online and on Twitter can earn believers time off from their sentence to purgatory for confessed and forgiven sins.

The granting of ‚Äúindulgences‚ÄĚ to those who use the Internet to take part in faraway religious gatherings was floated by the pope in a June 3 meeting with members of the Sacred Apostolic Penitentiary, one of three tribunals of the Roman Curia that administers church business.

Three weeks later, the tribunal confirmed in a decree that ‚Äúthe faithful who are legitimately impeded [from attending events in person] can obtain the plenary indulgence if ... they follow the same rites and pious exercises ... by the new means of social communication.‚ÄĚ ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.mcall.com

Is Roman Catholic Christian?
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  1988 Catholicism Radio Debate • Dr. Ian R. K. Paisley | 10/1/1988
•  Is Roman Catholic Christian?Dr. Alan Cairns | 8/3/2009
•  Witnessing to a Roman Catholic • Dr. John Barnett | 9/19/1999

   10/29/14  |  Pope Blesses Work of Exorcists • 12 comments
   10/28/14  |  Pope: Evolution not inconsistent with creation • 21 comments
   10/25/14  |  Pope Francis condemns death penalty • 68 comments
   10/19/14  |  Pope Francis: 'God is not afraid of new things' • 5 comments
   10/14/14  |  Vatican report on homosexuals 'stunning change' • 31 comments
MORE RELATED ( POPE ) NEWS | MORE..
   10/31/14  |  Pro-Abortion Author Says Abortion is Normal and ‚ÄúPart of Being a... • 6 comments
   10/31/14  |  Four More North Carolina Judges Resign Over Refusal To Conduct... • 11 comments
   10/30/14  |  More college students support post-birth abortion • 11 comments
   10/29/14  |  Ted Olson: 'Point of no return' on gay marriage passed • 8 comments
   10/27/14  |  SermonAudio Tip: SermonAudio iPhone + iPad Edition v3.8.2! • 100 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   06/02/14  |  A Letter to SermonAudio From a Missionary to Haiti • 10 comments
   02/07/14  |  Bringing the Gospel of John to Every Home in Austin, TX • 37 comments
   01/07/14  |  SermonAudio Partners with RFC for the 2014 Family Conference at... • 1 comments
   01/01/14  |  Happy New Year from SermonAudio! • 29 comments
   12/10/13  |  SermonAudio Broadcaster Loses Historic Church Building To Fire • 3 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..

COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 36 user comment(s)
News Item7/22/13 12:36 AM
Veritas Cafe  Find all comments by Veritas Cafe
Why are people so blind? They dont have the light.
36

News Item7/21/13 4:30 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Ah, Chris, an excellent response to John Y., but yet he rejects that he is doing the two types of sins, omission and commission. He is refusing to attend a Christian church, Too bad, this section,"What Does Our Lack of Commitment Say About Our Attitude?", of Why Should I Become an Active Member of a Church?, but then John Y., you should really read the who article, and not that just one section, even though it does seem to fit your behavior.

Apparently you still follow The Five Precepts of the Romish Church, not just attending "Black" Masses (All Masses are that because they deny the sufficiency of Christ's sacrifice on the cross The Sacrifice of the Mass -- Blessing or Bondage? (PDF).

So, John Y., we are still waiting for you to become a Christian! From your very behavior you have rejected Christ.Come Out Of The Catholic Church! (PDF)

35

News Item7/21/13 1:50 PM
SteveR  Find all comments by SteveR
Christopher000 wrote:
BTW, @Steve...
Have you been feeling ok? Everything alright with you?
You haven't been around much.
Everything is fine, its my busy time. Thank you for asking Christopher.
34

News Item7/21/13 7:28 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
BTW, @Steve...
Have you been feeling ok? Everything alright with you?
You haven't been around much.
33

News Item7/21/13 7:19 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
UPS, I liked your well thought out comment, and #3 cracked me up.

John Y, I liked your lengthy response in that it helps everyone to get to know your lines of thought better. You usually stick to a few lines so it's good to see something different from time to time to give everyone a deeper look into what makes you tick.
I have to still say though that you have rationalized everything to the point of blindness. I don't mean that as a dig at all, but you have done this all in the name of personal comfort. If you weren't so ultra shy; afraid of speaking, meeting, and interacting with people, I think you might just see things much different.

32

News Item7/21/13 4:41 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Unprofitable Servant, I do so tell Catholics and others on discussion forums that they only way to become saved is by embracing Jesus as ones Savior. I don't believe that being Catholic is synonymous with being a Born Again Christian. I believe there are some Catholics who are Born Again by reason of having embraced Jesus as their Savior. Why would it be deception to not make my priest cognizant of the fact that I don't subscribe to all Catholic doctrine especially when it is none of his business what my beliefs are? I consider myself a devout Catholic irrespective if I don't subscribe to all Catholic doctrine. And why would the priest or any other Catholic assume that all Catholics subscribe to all Catholic doctrine? I don't assume all Catholics subscribe to all Catholic doctrine. Protestant ministers don't assume that their entire congregation subscribes to all doctrines of their church. If I only participate in the scriptural parts to the Mass then I am not communing light with darkness. I do good works by helping out the poor. I don't deny the Lord Jesus in anyway. Just because I don't attend an Evangelical Protestant Church does not mean I deny the Lord Jesus. If I only participate in the scriptural parts to the Mass then I worship Jesus in truth.
31

News Item7/20/13 12:44 PM
Dorcas | USA  Find all comments by Dorcas
Well said.....US.
30

News Item7/20/13 12:40 PM
Unprofitable Servant | Georgia  Find all comments by Unprofitable Servant
If I may repost an answer to one of Mike's question from a previous thread, What is john Y's faith?....

To attempt to answer Mike from NY question about what is John Y's faith.

1. It is a dumb (as in silent) by own admission does not share it.
2. It is deluded (it believes Catholics and Christians are synonymous)
3. It is deceptive (the priest at his church thinks he is a devout Catholic with no issues with doctrine--for all we know John could be SteveR)
4. It is dull (to the work of the Spirit, it has no problem of communing light with darkness)
5. It is devoid (of works that show forth faith, I believe there are verses in James that address that)
6. It is deceived (he thinks that he can deny the Lord and yet the Lord will not deny him)
7. It is detrimental (it is hindering him from true repentance and faith)
8. It is damning (the words depart from me I never knew you are still sobering words, and we all need to heed the admonition to examine ourselves whether we be in the faith)

Hope that answers your question

29

News Item7/20/13 12:38 PM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Mike wrote:
You must spend a lot of time not paying attention.
I really don't know how much time I spend not paying attention during the Mass. I have never timed it.
28

News Item7/20/13 12:29 PM
Mike | New York  Find all comments by Mike
John Yurich USA wrote:
Well I ignore the unscriptural parts to the Mass by not paying attention when an unscriptural part comes up.
You must spend a lot of time not paying attention.
27

News Item7/20/13 12:01 PM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
wrote:
John, if you don't believe in those things, you are both anathamatized by the RCC and, by definition, a protestant.
The Catholic Church is not cognizant that I don't subscribe to all Catholic doctrines because I don't discuss anything with my priest as my beliefs are none of his business. And thus I am not anathematized by the Catholic Church. If I don't attend and belong to any Protestant Church then I am not a Protestant.
26

News Item7/20/13 11:37 AM
  
No brain activity detected .....movin on
25

News Item7/20/13 9:47 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
John Yurich Wrote:
"The Bible readings, prayers to Jesus, the Lord's Prayer, the words of Jesus from the Last Supper and the Apostles Creed are the scriptural parts to the Mass."
I agree but everything is so intertwined and I don't know how all of the other additions and subtractions can be ignored...
Well I ignore the unscriptural parts to the Mass by not paying attention when an unscriptural part comes up.
24

News Item7/20/13 9:15 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
John Yurich Wrote:
"The Bible readings, prayers to Jesus, the Lord's Prayer, the words of Jesus from the Last Supper and the Apostles Creed are the scriptural parts to the Mass."

I agree but everything is so intertwined and I don't know how all of the other additions and subtractions can be ignored...

23

News Item7/20/13 8:25 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
There is just so much that you, yourself consider heresy, John. Short of the bible readings, what is there really that is not heretical? Most of their doctrines, rituals, dogmas, and views of Mary and the Saints are clearly anti-biblical and easily proven to be so. I just wouldn't be comfortable, as a born again Christian, attending a church which deviates oh so far from the Word of God. They have clearly added to and taken away from God's word which will not bode well for them.
The Bible readings, prayers to Jesus, the Lord's Prayer, the words of Jesus from the Last Supper and the Apostles Creed are the scriptural parts to the Mass.
22

News Item7/19/13 6:54 AM
 | virginia  
John, if you don't believe in those things, you are both anathamatized by the RCC and, by definition, a protestant.
Adding processes, theological loopholes, and additional requirements, to the Bible creates another religon, even Islamists agree that the bible is correct in some ways, but add to it with their tradtion and extrabiblical revalation.
21

News Item7/19/13 6:41 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
There is just so much that you, yourself consider heresy, John. Short of the bible readings, what is there really that is not heretical? Most of their doctrines, rituals, dogmas, and views of Mary and the Saints are clearly anti-biblical and easily proven to be so. I just wouldn't be comfortable, as a born again Christian, attending a church which deviates oh so far from the Word of God. They have clearly added to and taken away from God's word which will not bode well for them.
20

News Item7/18/13 7:35 PM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
I'd like to hear from the boards Roman Catholics, along with its usual defenders.
This alone would cause me to leave the Roman church, let alone the many other heresies, but just like all the others, it will be rationalized; considered to be no big deal. Either that, or it will be agreed upon as being heretical, but brought to the attention of all, that all churches, denominations, or whatever, have errors so yet another blind eye will be turned.
Down with the Popes. ..down with the OBamas! ( and not because they are black, either) : /
I don't believe in plenary indulgences or in Purgatory. I don't wish to leave the Catholic Church because I don't wish to be a Protestant.
19

News Item7/18/13 4:53 PM
Crissy | S.E. Texas  Find all comments by Crissy
It*
18

News Item7/18/13 4:52 PM
Crissy | S.E. Texas  Find all comments by Crissy
Wow!! And the sad thing is, people will believe out!
17
There are a total of 36 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Jump to Page : [1] 2 | last
Last PostTotal
Hundreds of Bibles Flood Lesbian Mayor Annise Parker's Office
ladybug: "mike ny, do read this, ''this sunday night at 6:00 p.m.in huston,..."
-30 min 65 
The criminalization of Christianity is here
troll spotter: " michael hranek ....you yourself have been in revival meeting..."
-51 min 39 
Pope Blesses Work of Exorcists
jim lincoln from nebraska: "a very simple question, john y. have you stopped your..."
-58 min 12 


Sorrow that brings joy, Pt 2

Elder Samuel Ashwood
Virgin Conception Of Christ

Luke 1:34-38
Special Meeting
Sovereign Grace Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS


E. A. Johnston
America Revival Or Ruin

Ambassadors For Christ Intl-US
Teaching
Staff Pick!Play! | MP3

Rev. John S. Mahon
Biblical Manhood

Morningside Bible Church
Grace Community...
Play! | MP3

Don Bell
God of Purpose, Purpose of God

Lantana Grace Church
Sunday - PM
Play! | MP3

Bob Vincent
Why I Believe in God

Rejecting Atheism
Grace Presbyterian Church
Play! | MP3

Kevin Swanson
Evolution vs. Christ

Firm Foundations 17
Reformation Church (OPC)
Play! | MP3

Ken Wimer
Petition to God, Deliverance

Book of Psalms
Shreveport Grace Church
Play! | MP3

Blog 10/27/14
Seasons and Rhythms of Life

New York Gospel Mission
&ldq­uo;why are you cast down, o my soul, and why are you...

Sponsor:
Paul Washer: "Most Useful Bible Study"

See what Paul Washer calls the most useful Bible study tool in hist­ory. Click here!
www.puritandownloads.com/sw..

Sermon:
Compassion
Jon Couch






                   
Teachers may instruct heads but only God instructs hearts. ... Matthew Henry

City: Las Vegas, NV
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile, Nokia
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
HIFI Option
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domains
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword
SOAP API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2014 SermonAudio.com.