Posts Tagged ‘Catholic’

Easter Vigil

How do Catholics celebrate the resurrection of Jesus?

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Easter Vigil

How do Catholics celebrate the resurrection of Jesus?

  • Festivals
  • Video

What is celebrated at Easter? Why is Easter seen as so important? What happens during an Easter vigil? Watch this film to see how and why Catholics celebrate Easter.

Jesus’ teaching about eternal life

What do Christians believe about eternal life?

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Jesus’ teaching about eternal life

What do Christians believe about eternal life?

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What happens to us after death has been the theme of many a book and film – it is a subject that has fascinated people from the beginning of time. Some people hope that heaven is a real place, where they’ll be reunited with loved […]

Denominations

Why are there different denominations?

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Denominations

Why are there different denominations?

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Over the years, the Christian church has divided into different groups called denominations. Although they share the same basic beliefs, or creed, the way they do things can be very different. This family tree shows how each new denomination branched out from an older one. […]

Divorce

What is the Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox view of Divorce?

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Divorce

What is the Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox view of Divorce?

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A Protestant view of divorce Protestants believe that Jesus’ teaching on marriage and divorce in the New Testament shows the ideal way to which all Christians should aspire. They accept, however, that sometimes humans fall short of this ideal, because we live in a fallen world, […]

A Good Friday Service in a Catholic Church

How do Catholics remember Jesus' death?

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A Good Friday Service in a Catholic Church

How do Catholics remember Jesus' death?

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What is the Lord’s Passion? What is remembered on Good Friday? Why do Catholics hold the service at 3pm? Watch this film to see how Catholics remember the events of Good Friday.

Holy Thursday or Maundy Thursday

How do Catholics celebrate the Mass of the Last Supper?

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Holy Thursday or Maundy Thursday

How do Catholics celebrate the Mass of the Last Supper?

  • Festivals
  • Video

What happened during the last meal that Jesus shared with his disciples before his death? How do Catholics celebrate this meal? How do Catholics remember the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross?

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Westminster Cathedral

Westminster Cathedral

Virtual Tour

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Take a virtual tour of Westminster Cathedral by clicking on the circles on the map. The Cathedral situated in Francis Street, London is the Mother Church of the Catholic community in England and Wales and the Metropolitan Church and Cathedral of the Archbishop of Westminster. It […]

Tudors

Why was Martin Luther so important for the Christian church?

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Tudors

Why was Martin Luther so important for the Christian church?

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In 1505, when he was 22 years old, Martin Luther became a monk. He entered the cloister of the strict Augustinian order in the German town of Erfurt. Unbeknown to anyone, Martin’s actions were to start a split in the medieval church which would eventually […]

The Apocrypha

Why do some Bibles have more books than others?

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The Apocrypha

Why do some Bibles have more books than others?

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At the beginning of the 5th century AD (400s), an early Christian scholar, Jerome, was given the job of translating all the books of the Bible into one common language, Latin. Amongst these books was a collection that Jerome did not believe had the same […]