Why Catholics Are Right

Why Catholics Are Right

eBook - 2011
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Columnist, television host, author, and practicing Catholic Michael Coren examines four main aspects of Catholicism as they are encountered, understood, and more importantly, misunderstood, today. For some Catholicism is the only permanent, absolute body of truth, while for others it is the last permanent, absolute body that has to be opposed and stopped. Why Catholics Are Right opens with a discussion of the abuse scandal and the reality of what happened. Coren then traces Catholic history, with a discussion of the Crusades, Inquisition, Holocaust, and Galileo. He looks at Catholics and theology, explaining what and why Catholics believe what they do -- Papal infallibility, immaculate conception, the Church rather than Bible alone. Finally, Coren outlines the pro-life position and why it is so important to Catholicism. In this challenging, provocative, and personal book, Michael Coren draws on...
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2011
ISBN: 9780771023231
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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Feb 15, 2016

Must read for those ignorant to actually facts. No human institution can or will be perfect because it is made up and run by imperfect humans.

Mar 22, 2014

Review at: .... http://reviewcanada.ca/magazine/2011/06/dogmas-bulldog/ and,
“In the very recent past, we have seen the Church of Rome befouled by its complicity with the unpardonable sin of child rape, or, as it might be phrased in Latin form, "no child's behind left."
from “god is not Great” 2007 by Christopher Hitchens 1949-2011

Sep 29, 2011

After reading this I finally understood why there was a Protestant Reformation.

Jun 25, 2011

I used to think Michael Coren was intelligent.

debwalker May 01, 2011

"Avoiding theological homily, TV host Coren brings a light touch to a discussion of the history and doctrine of Catholicism, in a book that will comfort his co-religionists and explain to others why he believes as he does."
Globe & Mail April 30, 2011

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