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Witnessing to Roman Catholics

Let Your Life speak of the power of the gospel.

Mary  The Saints  Jesus  Witnessing to Roman Catholics .

1st -4th Century  3 centers of Christianity  Rome Antioch Alexandria Witnessing to Roman Catholics .

after 4th Century Main witness for Christianity for 1000 years.      Who’s the Original Church? Old Catholic Church up to the 4th Century Catholic.meaning Universal Catholic Church. Witnessing to Roman Catholics . Roman Catholic church.the universal church of Christ.

 Witnessing to Roman Catholics .Enter Leo I (The Great)  Declared the Primacy of Rome and the Roman Bishop.

Beginning of The Roman Catholic Church. superstition and pagan mixes. Witnessing to Roman Catholics .but faith began to erode into ritual.  Good Institution.

 Purgatory (Indulgences) Witnessing to Roman Catholics . church attendance. etc. Salvation By works Good Works.

Tradition c. 7. Matt. Scripture b.2 Tim. 3:16. priests.) Focus the discussion on the Bible. 4:4.   Witnessing Bring them back to the Bible Catholics Believe in three authorities a. 10 Witnessing to Roman Catholics . etc. Church authority ( Pope.

why didn’t He do it for the rest of mankind?  Why did Jesus have to suffer such a painful death for sin? Witnessing to Roman Catholics .  If God gave Mary special grace to be sinless. Romans 3:910.  Mary- “Immaculate Conception” Not sinless.Luke 1:46-47.

 Matt. She intercedes for us. 2:5.. Acts 4:12.Mary. 11:28.“Mediatrix”  Catholics believe they go through Mary to get to Christ.No fear Witnessing to Roman Catholics .   1 Tim.

Travelers St.       The Saints : They pray for us Catholics have saints for different needs St.Hopeless cases St. Christopher.Nurses St. Jude.finding lost articles Use the same approach as Mary Witnessing to Roman Catholics . Anthony. Catherine.

10:9 Witnessing to Roman Catholics . Matt. 7.  Jesus Christ and His Grace Not our good works.John 14:6  The word of God is true2 Tim. 3:16. 10  Born again. 4:4.John 3:3.Eph. Rom. 2:8  He is the way.