Daily Archives: February 9, 2012

Chapter 10 – Jesus Christ: Mission and Person

“And you,” he said to them, “who do you say that I am?” Simon Peter answered, “You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God!” (Mt 16:15-16)  Thomas said, “My Lord and my God!” (Jn 20:28) OPENING 464.     … Continue reading

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Chapter 9: God Promises a Savior

You will know that I, the Lord, am your God when I free you from the labor of the Egyptians and bring you to the land which I swore to give. (Ex 6:7-8)  With the Lord is kindness and plenteous … Continue reading

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Chapter 8 The Fall from Glory

They certainly had knowledge of God, yet they did not glorify Him as God or give Him thanks; . . . their senseless hearts were darkened . . . they exchanged the glory of the immortal God for images representing … Continue reading

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Chapter 7 – Creator of Heaven and Earth

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth . . . The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament proclaims His handiwork. (Gn 1:1; Ps 19:2)  He [Christ] is the firstborn of all creation. In him … Continue reading

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Chapter 6 – God, the Father Almighty

“I am God the Almighty. Walk in my presence . . . ” (Gen 17:1)  “For us there is one God: the Father, from whom all things come and for whom we live; and one Lord, Jesus Christ. . . … Continue reading

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Chapter 5 – Catholic Doctrine: Christ Our Truth

Part One  Christ, Our Truth Christian Faith is centered on Jesus Christ, who is himself “the Way, the Truth, and the Life.” (cf. Jn 14:6) Introduction Part One presents Christ our Truth, or Doctrine. This serves as the foundation for … Continue reading

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Chapter 4: Our Unbelief

“What an unbelieving lot you are! . . . how long can I endure you? . . . Everything is possible to a man who trusts.” Then the father cried out: “I do believe, help my lack of trust!”  (Mk … Continue reading

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