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“Obedience and Patience”—by Cameron Daly

“[The religious] must realize that all who are in the convent are no more than workmen whom God has set there solely that they may fashion and polish him as regards mortification”—St. John of the Cross, “Counsels to a Religious for the Attainment of Perfection,” 3. Continue reading

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Hypothetical Lesson from the Apostles’ Creed to Pagans—by Cameron Daly

When you figure you should stick to pastoral or practical topics (as opposed to in-depth theological ones) in your Mission and Evangelization class … but then you go ahead and decide to write this. Following is a discussion post for my … Continue reading

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What We Should Be Doing Anyway: St. Paul on Justification, Part 6—by Cameron Daly

So, what is it that “we should be doing anyway,” as I put it? Well, a major part of what we should do is avoid doing evil deeds. What is it that God warns us against, to help us avoid … Continue reading

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Practice What You Preach: St. Paul on Justification, Part 5—by Cameron Daly

As I’ve shown over the past four posts in this series, true Christianity clearly professes good works to be necessary for salvation. The next step for the Christians, then, is to live out that profession.   As St. Paul put … Continue reading

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The Gospels as They Pertain to St. Paul’s Doctrine: St. Paul on Justification, Part 4—by Cameron Daly

As noted in the last post of this series, I will here be discussing how doing good works is shown to be necessary by the Gospel accounts. Matthew/Luke According to St. Paul, “no one can say, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ except … Continue reading

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Outside Contribution to St. Paul’s Doctrine: St. Paul on Justification, Part 3—by Cameron Daly

As I mentioned in the last post, there has been a lot of controversy surrounding St. Paul’s doctrine of justification. Perhaps St. Peter was referring to this when he identified an issue with Paul’s letters: “In [Paul’s letters] there are … Continue reading

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Justification vs. Faith and Works: St. Paul on Justification, Part 2—by Cameron Daly

There has been much controversy over the years concerning St. Paul’s doctrine of how justification applies to faith and works. In this post, we will take a look at what St. Paul himself actually said about it, and will briefly … Continue reading

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