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Random House, Inc Why Do Catholics Do That?: A Guide to the Teachings and Practices of the Catholic Church

In Why Do Catholics Do That?, renowned scholar and religion columnist Kevin OrlinJohnson answeres the most frequently asked questions on Catholic faith, worship, culture, and customs, including: -How the church makes laws -The hard-faught genesis of the New Testiment -The cycle of redemption -A short guide to the meaning and structure of the mass -Decoding Symbols of scripture and the sacraments -The calendar as the image of christ's life -The rosary -The stations of the cross -Monks, nuns, and the rules that guide them -The pope -The laity in the modern world -Saints -Fatima, lourdes, and the story of apparitions -The Vatican: A holy city -The sign of the cross, christianity's best known symbol -Candles in prayer and liturgy -The meaning of the nativity scene
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Date:November 8, 2007
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Sandra Delamater
This book answered several long-standing questions for me. The information is presented understandably and enjoyably. I recommend "Why Do Catholics Do That?" to everyone, even those who think they understand why we Catholics do what we do.
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