The Resource Catholicism For Dummies, (electronic resource)

Catholicism For Dummies, (electronic resource)

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Catholicism For Dummies
Title
Catholicism For Dummies
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Language
eng
Summary
The easy way to grasp the ins and outs of CatholicismCatholicism For Dummies is not a catechism or religious textbook, but a casual, down-to-earth introduction for Catholics and non-Catholics. It gives commonsense explanations of Catholic weddings, Baptisms, funerals, Confirmations, and First Communions. You'll also discover other important topics that can help you better understand the Catholic culture & mdash;from morality and devotions to worship and liturgy. There are more than one billion Catholics in the world, and each one shares a foundational set of basic beliefs and practices that he o
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EBLCP
Dewey number
282
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX1754
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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EBSCO eBooks
Target audience
adult
Catholicism For Dummies, (electronic resource)
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Catholicism For Dummies, (electronic resource)
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Chapter 15: Growing in the Faith
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Contents
  • Catholicism For Dummies┬«, 2nd Edition; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Conventions Used in This Book; Foolish Assumptions; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: What Do Catholics Believe?; Chapter 1: What It Means to Be Catholic; What Exactly Is Catholicism Anyway?; Knowing What the Catholic Church Teaches; Worshipping as a Catholic: The Holy Mass; Behaving Like a Catholic; Praying as a Catholic: Showing Your Devotion; Chapter 2: Having Faith in God's Revealed Word; How Do You Know If You Have Faith?
  • Having Faith in RevelationBacking Up Your Faith with Reason: Summa Theologica; Chapter 3: In the Beginning: Catholic Teachings on Creation and Original Sin; Making Something out of Nothing; Breathing Life into the World: Creationism or Evolution?; Angels and Devils: Following God or Lucifer; Witnessing the Original Sin; Anticipating What's to Come: Moving toward the End of Creation; Chapter 4: Believing in Jesus; Understanding Jesus, the God-Man; The Gospel Truth: Examining Four Written Records of Jesus; Dealing with Heresy and Some Other 10 Words
  • Chapter 5: Defining "The Church" and What Membership MeansEstablishing a Foundation: Built on Rock; Seeing the Church as the Body of Christ and Communion of Saints; Understanding the Four Marks of the Church; Fulfilling Its Mission; Membership Has Its Benefits; Chapter 6: Who's Who in the Catholic Church; Getting to Know the Pope; Who's Next in the Ecclesiastical Scheme of Things; Part II: Celebrating the Mysteries of Faith; Chapter 7: Body and Soul: Worshipping Catholic Style; Getting Your Body and Soul into the Act; Understanding Some Symbols and Gestures; Sensing God
  • Chapter 8: Entering the Church: Baptism, Communion, and ConfirmationCome On In -- The Water's Fine; The Holy Eucharist; Coming of Age: Confirmation; Chapter 9: The Sacraments of Service and Healing; The Sacraments of Service and Community; The Sacraments of Mercy and Healing; Chapter 10: Celebrating the Catholic Mass; What Exactly Is the Mass?; The Two Parts of the Mass; Vatican II and the Celebration of Mass; Checking out the Roman Missal, Third Edition; Adjusting the Mass for the Occasion; Spiritual Seasons of the Year; Part III: Living a Saintly Life
  • Chapter 11: Obeying the Rules: Catholic LawFollowing the Eternal Law of God; Playing by the Church's Rules; Chapter 12: Loving and Honoring: The Ten Commandments; Demonstrating Love for God; Loving Your Neighbor; Coming Out Even Steven; Chapter 13: Being Good When Sinning Is So Easy; Cultivating Good Habits; The Seven Deadly Sins; Chapter 14: Standing Firm: The Church's Stance on Some Sticky Issues; Celibacy and the Male Priesthood; Matters of Life and Death; Planning Your Family Naturally; Defending Traditional Family Life; Part IV: Praying and Using Devotions
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Edition
Second edition.
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1 online resource (435 pages)
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9781118170427
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