Environmental Quotes about GENERAL "Perhaps reluctantly we come to acknowledge that there are also scars which mark the surface of our Earth—erosion, deforestation, the squandering of the world's mineral and ocean resources in order to fuel an insatiable consumption. The temperature increases bring crop-withering heat waves, more-destructive storms, more-intense droughts, more forest fires, and, of course, ice melting. We are crossing natural thresholds that we cannot see and violating deadlines that we do not recognize.
Throw dung in her face to make her ugly.
She is and she ought to be drowned in baptism She would deserve, the wretch, to be banished to the filthiest place in the house, to the closets. Faith must trample underfoot all reason, sense, and understanding, and whatever it sees must be put out of sight and This is the disease of curiosity.
It is this which drives us to try and discover the secrets of nature, those secrets which are beyond our understanding, which can avail us nothing and which man should not wish to learn. Augustine —one of the "great" church fathers, Confessions "I believe because it is absurd.
Eusebius was a 4th century Bishop of Caesarea and Church Historian, considered "the Father of Ecclesiastical History" "Theology is the most certain of all sciences since its source is divine knowledge which cannot be deceived and because of the greater worth of its subject matter, the sublimity of which transcends human reason.
There is no need then to assume that God exists. As for heretics their sin deserves banishment, not only from the Church by excommunication, but also from this world by death. To corrupt the faith, whereby the soul lives, is much graver than to counterfeit money, which supports temporal life.
Since forgers and other malefactors are summarily condemned to death by the civil authorities, with much more reason may heretics as soon as they are convicted of heresy be not only excommunicated, but also justly be put to death.
Ignatius Loyola, — "For if the truth of God hath more abounded through my lie unto his glory; why yet am I also judged as a sinner?
Usually in fact, they cannot be understood by everyone but only by those who are qualified to understand them with informed intelligence. The depth of the divine Scriptures is such that not only the illiterate and uninitiated have difficulty understanding them, but also the educated and the gifted.
God will select those who should go to heaven and those who should go to hell. Canon 14, "…the right of holding slaves is clearly established in the Holy Scriptures, both by precept and example… Had the holding of slaves been a moral evil, it cannot be supposed that the inspired Apostles … would have tolerated it for a moment in the Christian Church.
In proving this subject justifiable by Scriptural authority [Luke It was this very atheistic Declaration [of Independence] which had inspired the 'higher law' doctrine of the radical antislavery men. If the mischievous abolitionists had only followed the Bible instead of the godless Declaration, they would have been bound to acknowledge that human bondage was divinely ordained.
The mission of southerners was therefore clear; they must defend the word of God against abolitionist infidels. The purchaser [of the slave] should carefully examine whether the slave who is put up for sale has been justly or unjustly deprived of his liberty, and that the vendor should do nothing which might endanger the life, virtue, or Catholic faith of the slave.
I maintained that God did not exist. I was also very angry with God for not existing.
I was equally angry with Him for creating a world. Lewis, famous Christian apologist and former atheist "The Myth of the Inquisition is just that:Modern pop culture declares that atheism is a "scientific" worldview. But most of the key contributors to modern science were theists and often Christian.
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Dec 16, Illuminati, Freemasonry, ZioNazi, NWO and The Roots of Evil Note: if you want to save all the quotes on your computer, it is recommended to download them as . Here's a quick and easy way for parish leaders to find Catholic social justice quotes for bulletins and other parish resources on a range of issues and teachings, including pro-life, faithful citizenship, international trade, aid and debt; global HIV/AIDS concerns, human cloning and climate change.
Papal Teaching. No one can fail to see the dramatic and distressing consequences of this pragmatism that conceives of truth and justice as malleable qualities that human beings themselves can shape.
Quotes ss  s . I would feel no hesitation in saying that it is the responsibility of a decent human being to give assistance to a child who is being attacked by a rabid dog, but I would not intend this to imply that in all imaginable circumstances one must, necessarily, act in .