This is an index of all files in the EWTN "Scripture, Revelation" Document Library as of 10/18/2013 sorted by library and title



LIBRARY - FILENAME - TITLE
AUTHOR
DESCIPTION

1. Scripture, Revelation - DEISYN.TXT - 'Dei Verbum' and the Synoptic Gospels
Bernard Orchard, O.S.B.

The author critques the trend in Biblical scholarship to give priority to Mark's Gospel at the expense of the historicity of Matthew, ostensibly based on "Dei Verbum."

2. Scripture, Revelation - DEISYN.ZIP - 'Dei Verbum' and the Synoptic Gospels
Bernard Orchard, O.S.B.

The author critques the trend in Biblical scholarship to give priority to Mark's Gospel at the expense of the historicity of Matthew, ostensibly based on "Dei Verbum."

3. Scripture, Revelation - SAVE.TXT - 'Saved' In Scripture
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most discusses the three meanings of the word saved as found in the Bible and whether or not there is any scriptural basis for the Protestant belief of 'being saved'. MOST SAVED BIBLE

4. Scripture, Revelation - SONGNG.TXT - 7222 The Song of Songs
Fr. William Most



5. Scripture, Revelation - ZKORAN.HTM - A Look Inside the Koran and the Bible
ZENIT

Father Sidney Griffith, a professor of Semitic and Egyptian languages and literature at the Catholic University of America, shared with ZENIT how Christians can better understand the Koran and how its teachings on Christ and Revelation differ from those found among Christians. INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE ISLAM MUSLIMS

6. Scripture, Revelation - PACIF.TXT - Absolute Pacifism?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most analyzes the moral stance of pacifism and answers the question of whether absolute and total pacifism is consistent with Christian moral values. PACIFISM MORALITY COMMANDMENTS SOCIAL JUSTICE MOST

7. Scripture, Revelation - PACIF.ZIP - Absolute Pacifism?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most analyzes the moral stance of pacifism and answers the question of whether absolute and total pacifism is consistent with Christian moral values. PACIFISM MORALITY COMMANDMENTS SOCIAL JUSTICE MOST

8. Scripture, Revelation - 2THOMIST.TXT - Actual Grace
Fr. William Most

St. Thomas Aquinas & actual grace. 2nd of 3 files on predestination, see 1THOMIST.TXT and PREDESTI.TXT. PREDESTINATION

9. Scripture, Revelation - frmiguel5tue.htm - Adam and Eve
Fr. Miguel Marie Soeherman, MFVA

Father Miguel, MFVA, in his homily of 10 February 2008, given at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Hanceville, Alabama, recalled the preternatural gifts given to Adam and Eve at their creation. GENESIS

10. Scripture, Revelation - MORAL.TXT - Adult Moral Decisions
Fr. William Most

This review by Fr. Most sheds much light on faulty theories of moral theology and moral decision-making today. It is a critique of Robert M. Friday's ?'Adults Making Responsible Moral Decisions', published by the National Conference of Diocesan Directors of Religious Education. MORAL DECISION MOST FRIDAY CONSEQUENTIALISM FUNDAMENTAL OPTION

11. Scripture, Revelation - SCHRECK.TXT - Alan Schreck, Catholic and Christian Servant
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most refutes some statements of Alan Schreck regarding the Church and our attitudes toward Protestantism. MOST SCHRECK PROTESTANTISM ECUMENISM

12. Scripture, Revelation - ALMSGIVI.TXT - Almsgiving and Superfluous Goods
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses our obligation to give alms. MOST ALMSGIVING GOODS CHARITY

13. Scripture, Revelation - 01360A.HTM - Altars (in Scripture)
Catholic Encyclopedia

The meaning of the word altar in the Old and New Testament.

14. Scripture, Revelation - SUBCON.TXT - Americans to Hell?
Fr. William Most

Do most Americans, and most people in many other countries too, go to hell, since they have had a chance to hear of the Church, but yet have not entered? Fr. Most sheds light on this perplexing question. MOST AMERICANS HELL SALVATION BAPTISM CATHOLIC

15. Scripture, Revelation - CHRISK.TXT - An Ignorant Jesus?
Fr. William Most

Notes on the question of whether Jesus was ignorant, confused, or failed at any time to understand Who He was. By Fr. William G. Most, author of the definitive work 'The Consciousness of Christ.' CHRIST KNOWLEDGE CONSCIOUSNESS GROWTH CHURCH REPARATION MARY MOST

16. Scripture, Revelation - ANGELS.TXT - Angels
Fr. William Most

Do angels exist? Many today are denying that fact. Fr. Most gives us an excellent defense of the Church's constant teaching about the existence of angels. MOST ANGELS

17. Scripture, Revelation - ANGELS.ZIP - Angels
Fr. William Most

Do angels exist? Many today are denying that fact. Fr. Most gives us an excellent defense of the Church's constant teaching about the existence of angels. MOST ANGELS

18. Scripture, Revelation - vol3RatzIHS.htm - Another Chapter in the Legacy of Pope Ratzinger
LOR

In an interview with L'Osservatore Romano, Fr Robert Dodaro, OSA, President of Rome's Augustinianum and Professor of Patristics at the Pontifical Lateran University, provides an overview of the third and final installment in the Pope's work on the life of Christ. A segment of Chapter II of the book follows. GOSPELS MATTHEW LUKE BIBLE FATHERS SCRIPTURAL SCHOLARSHIP BETHLEHEM VIRGIN BIRTH VIRGINAL CONCEPTION MAGI EXEGESIS

19. Scripture, Revelation - CEANTICH.TXT - Antichrist
Catholic Encyclopedia

Taken from the 'Catholic Encyclopedia' 1913 edition. This file is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire work on the World Wide Web.

20. Scripture, Revelation - LEFEBVRE.TXT - Archbishop Lefebvre and the Declaration on Religious Liberty
Fr. William Most

Because of the claims made by Archbishop Lefebvre that the Declaration on Religious Liberty of Vatican II, Dignitatis humanae contradicted teachings of Gregory XVI, Pius IX, and Leo XIII, Fr. Most makes a careful comparison of the texts. MOST LEFEBVRE VATICAN II

21. Scripture, Revelation - CONFUSED.TXT - Are You Confused?
Fr. William Most

'What can I believe? What should I believe? How can anyone possibly know? Fr. Most puts things in perspective.

22. Scripture, Revelation - ARIDITY.TXT - Aridity
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most discusses what role of emotions or feelings play in our spiritual lives. MOST ARIDITY EMOTIONS FEELINGS

23. Scripture, Revelation - ASCETICI.TXT - Asceticism
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses asceticism as found in the Old Testament, the New Testament and Rabbinic Texts. ASCETICISM MOST PENANCE SELF-DENIAL

24. Scripture, Revelation - MOSTASK1.TXT - Ask Fr. Most
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most answers a question on the relationship between Tradition, Apostolic Teaching and Succession. MOST TRADITION APOSTOLIC TEACHING SUCCESSION LUTHER BIBLE

25. Scripture, Revelation - MOSTASK2.TXT - Ask Fr. Most (2)
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most explains the hierarchy of authority of the various types of papal pronouncements, i.e., difference between encyclical, apostolic letter, etc. MOST INFALLIBLE ENCYCLICAL

26. Scripture, Revelation - MOSTASK2.ZIP - Ask Fr. Most (2)
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most explains the hierarchy of authority of the various types of papal pronouncements, i.e., difference between encyclical, apostolic letter, etc. MOST INFALLIBLE ENCYCLICAL

27. Scripture, Revelation - AUGSBURG.TXT - Augsburg Confession
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most discusses the 'Augsburg Confession' and gives the two great reasons why it is unacceptable to the Catholic Church. MOST AUGSBURG CONFESSION LUTHER

28. Scripture, Revelation - AUG2.TXT - Augustine Debate
Fr. William Most

Reflections and citations by Fr. Most following a long debate on CRNET over questions relating to God's will that all men be saved. MOST AUGUSTINE MASSA DAMNATA SALVATION SALVIFIC WILL GRACE HELL

29. Scripture, Revelation - SSMODCAT.TXT - Avoiding Biblical Paralysis: Sacred Scripture and the Modern Catholic
Curtis A. Martin

A basic guide to the proper approach to Scripture for those who wish to read and interpret it as God intended. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

30. Scripture, Revelation - SSMODCAT.ZIP - Avoiding Biblical Paralysis: Sacred Scripture and the Modern Catholic
Curtis A. Martin

A basic guide to the proper approach to Scripture for those who wish to read and interpret it as God intended. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

31. Scripture, Revelation - CEBARNEP.TXT - Barnabas, Epistle Attributed to
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia The Epistle of Barnabas contains no clue to its author nor to those for whom it was intended. Its aim is to impart to its readers the perfect wisdom (), that is an exact knowledge of the economy of salvation. The first part (ch. i-v, 4) is hortatory and the second part (ch. v, 5-xvii) is more speculative. This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the Wor

32. Scripture, Revelation - CEBEELZE.TXT - Beelzebub
Catholic Encyclopedia

Origin of the name in the Old and New Testaments. Taken from the 'Catholic Encyclopedia' 1913 edition. This file is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire work on the World Wide Web.

33. Scripture, Revelation - textfaith.htm - Biblical Texts and Medieval Faith a Life-Giving Merger
Timothy Verdon

Sharply differing from contemporary Biblical illiteracy was the medieval cultural in which Scripture shed light on life, and art shed light on Scripture. "It is almost impossible today to conceive the sacred authority that a biblical or liturgical text had in the Middle Ages." MONASTICISM MONKS LECTIO DIVINA MASS ALLEGORY CULTURE BENEDICT BENEDICTINES EUROPE

34. Scripture, Revelation - bodmerpapyrus.htm - Bodmer Papyrus: History Becomes Reality
Sever Juan Voicu

Father Juan Voicu, Scriptor Graecus of the Vatican Apostolic Library, gives examples of the valuable manuscripts preserved there, before recounting the history and significance of the Bodmer Papyrus 14-15, containing portions of the the Gospels of Luke and John, donated to the Library on 22 November 2006. VATICAN SINAI CODEX BIBLE COPTIC EGYPT

35. Scripture, Revelation - DANIELNA.HTM - Book of Daniel
NAB

The text of Daniel from the New American Bible, copyright 1970, Confraternity of Christian Doctrine. NAB

36. Scripture, Revelation - ESTHERRS.HTM - Book of Esther
RSV

The deutero-canonical book of Esther from the RSV-CE (Catholic Edition). RSV

37. Scripture, Revelation - CEBRETHE.TXT - Brethren of the Lord
Catholic Encyclopedia

The' A group of persons closely connected with the Saviour appears repeatedly in the New Testament under the designation 'his brethren' or 'the brethren of the Lord'. Taken from the 'Catholic Encyclopedia' 1913 edition. This file is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire work on the World Wide Web.

38. Scripture, Revelation - JESBRS.TXT - Brothers and Sisters of Jesus
Fr. William Most

Notes on the Scritpural texts that bear on the question of whether or not Mary had other children.

39. Scripture, Revelation - QANDMACK.TXT - Burton Mack and Q
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most briefly summarizes the position of Burton Mack on Q, the hypothesized source document for the Gospels. Mack is a Presbyterian minister and Professor of New Testament studies at Claremont School of Theology.

40. Scripture, Revelation - 03274A.TXT - Canon of the New Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

The authoritative list of closed number of the writings composed under Divine inspiration, and destined for the well-being of the Church, using the latter word in the wide sense of the theocratic society which began with God's revelation of Himself to the people of Israel, and which finds its ripe development and completion in the Catholic organism.

41. Scripture, Revelation - 03274A.ZIP - Canon of the New Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

The authoritative list of closed number of the writings composed under Divine inspiration, and destined for the well-being of the Church, using the latter word in the wide sense of the theocratic society which began with God's revelation of Himself to the people of Israel, and which finds its ripe development and completion in the Catholic organism.

42. Scripture, Revelation - 03267A.TXT - Canon of the Old Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

The authoritative list of closed number of the writings composed under Divine inspiration, and destined for the well-being of the Church, using the latter word in the wide sense of the theocratic society which began with God's revelation of Himself to the people of Israel, and which finds its ripe development and completion in the Catholic organism. This file discusses the Old Testament. PROTOCANONICAL DEUTEROCANONICAL

43. Scripture, Revelation - 03267A.ZIP - Canon of the Old Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

The authoritative list of closed number of the writings composed under Divine inspiration, and destined for the well-being of the Church, using the latter word in the wide sense of the theocratic society which began with God's revelation of Himself to the people of Israel, and which finds its ripe development and completion in the Catholic organism. This file discusses the Old Testament. PROTOCANONICAL DEUTEROCANONICAL

44. Scripture, Revelation - LUTHRCAP.TXT - Capsule on Lutheranism
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most presents Luther's beliefs on justification and 'faith' and explains why they are in error. MOST LUTHER JUSTIFICATION FAITH

45. Scripture, Revelation - JAMES.TXT - Catholic Epistle of St. James the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

46. Scripture, Revelation - JUDE.TXT - Catholic Epistle of St. Jude the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

47. Scripture, Revelation - DANL.TXT - Commentary on Daniel
Fr. William Most

Commentary on the Book of Daniel

48. Scripture, Revelation - DANL.ZIP - Commentary on Daniel
Fr. William Most

Commentary on the Book of Daniel

49. Scripture, Revelation - EZEK.TXT - Commentary on Ezekiel
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the Book of Ezekiel.

50. Scripture, Revelation - EZEK.ZIP - Commentary on Ezekiel
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the Book of Ezekiel.

51. Scripture, Revelation - MCBRIEN.TXT - Comments on Richard McBrien, 'Catholicism', 3rd Edition
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most provides a lengthy refutation of some of the errors found in Fr. McBrien's 'Catholicism.' MOST MCBRIEN ERRORS

52. Scripture, Revelation - MCBRIEN.ZIP - Comments on Richard McBrien, 'Catholicism', 3rd Edition
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most provides a lengthy refutation of some of the errors found in Fr. McBrien's 'Catholicism.' MOST MCBRIEN ERRORS

53. Scripture, Revelation - PROPHECY.TXT - Confusion of Christian Prophets with Jesus?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most rebutes Bultmann's argument that 'The Church drew no distinction between such utterances by Christian prophets... and the sayings of Jesus in the tradition... .' MOST JESUS PROHETS BULTMANN

54. Scripture, Revelation - CONSCIEN.TXT - Conscience
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most explains the concept of conscience, and its relation to Church teaching and moral culpability.

55. Scripture, Revelation - CERTHYPO.TXT - Contemporary Catholic Biblical Scholarship: Certitudes or Hypotheses?
Msgr. Michael J. Wrenn

WRENN BIBLE EXEGESIS CARMIGNAC SYNOPTICS HISTORICAL-CRITICAL

56. Scripture, Revelation - CERTHYPO.ZIP - Contemporary Catholic Biblical Scholarship: Certitudes or Hypotheses?
Msgr. Michael J. Wrenn

WRENN BIBLE EXEGESIS CARMIGNAC SYNOPTICS HISTORICAL-CRITICAL

57. Scripture, Revelation - COREDEMP.TXT - Cooperation in Redemption
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most examines Scriptural and Magisterial evidence for Mary's cooperation in the Redemption. MOST MARY REDEMPTION COOPERATION CHRIST

58. Scripture, Revelation - COREDEMP.ZIP - Cooperation in Redemption
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most examines Scriptural and Magisterial evidence for Mary's cooperation in the Redemption. MOST MARY REDEMPTION COOPERATION CHRIST

59. Scripture, Revelation - CRISISSC.TXT - Crisis in Scripture Studies
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses the roots of the present crisis in the Church. MOST SCRIPTURE STUDIES

60. Scripture, Revelation - CRISISSC.ZIP - Crisis in Scripture Studies
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses the roots of the present crisis in the Church. MOST SCRIPTURE STUDIES

61. Scripture, Revelation - CRITIQUE.TXT - Critique of the Documentary Theory
Fr. William Most

Fr. William G. Most divides this critique into three parts: 1. The argument from supposed doublets, 2. The argument from shifts in divine names, 3. The argument from difference in style between documents. MOST DOCUMENTARY THEORY DOUBLETS OLD TESTAMENT BIBLE

62. Scripture, Revelation - CRITIQUE.ZIP - Critique of the Documentary Theory
Fr. William Most

Fr. William G. Most divides this critique into three parts: 1. The argument from supposed doublets, 2. The argument from shifts in divine names, 3. The argument from difference in style between documents. MOST DOCUMENTARY THEORY DOUBLETS OLD TESTAMENT BIBLE

63. Scripture, Revelation - CHRISTBR.TXT - Date of the Birth of Christ
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most helps to overcome objections to the date of Christ's birth. MOST CHRIST BIRTH DATE

64. Scripture, Revelation - CHRDAT.TXT - Date of the Birth of Christ
Fr. William Most

Historical and Scriptural notes on extablishing the date for the birth of Christ. BIRTH CHRIST DATE HISTORY SCRIPTURE MOST

65. Scripture, Revelation - DEADSEA.HTM - Dead Sea Scrolls
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most examines false claims made about early Christianity on the basis of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

66. Scripture, Revelation - DESTBIB.TXT - Destroying the Bible
John Young

This article taken from the April 20, 1995 issue of 'The Wanderer' illustrates the current state of affairs in biblical scholarship. John Young uses the 'New Jerome Biblical Commentary' to show that a logical person who accepts its conclusions would consider himself bound to reject the Catholic Church as a reliable guide to the Bible. YOUNG BIBLE JEROME BIBLICAL COMMENTARY HISTORICITY

67. Scripture, Revelation - DEUTEROS.TXT - Deuterocanonical Books in Canon of Scripture
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most provides an a short answer to a frequently asked question.

68. Scripture, Revelation - MARIAN.TXT - Devotion to Our Lady and the Saints
Fr. William Most

Do Catholics worship Mary? Protestants often claim that. But Fr. William Most explains what Catholics believe about Mary and the Saints. MOST MARY SAINTS WORSHIP PROTESTANTS

69. Scripture, Revelation - MARYDEV.TXT - Devotion to Our Lady and the Saints
Fr. William Most

Fr. WilliamMost Do Catholics worship Mary? Protestants often claim that. Fr. Most examines the command of Our Lord: 'Judge Not'.

70. Scripture, Revelation - DIFSAYNG.HTM - Difficult Sayings
Jean Guitton

To round out a picture of Christ which had become somewhat bland after Vatican II, the French philosopher examined some of Our Lord's "difficult sayings." An article from 1978. CHRISTOLOGY CROSS GOSPEL

71. Scripture, Revelation - DISSPR.TXT - Discernment of Spirits
Fr. William Most

What kind of Spirit is at work when someone receives a vision, a revelation, or a more routine favor? To determine this is called the discernment of spirits. It is of great importance to find the right answer. It is evident that there can be three sources: good spirit, evil spirit, auto-suggestion. Fr. Most provides guidelines for discernment. MOST DISCERNMENT SPIRITS PRIVATE REVELATION DEVIL APPARITIONS

72. Scripture, Revelation - DISSPR.ZIP - Discernment of Spirits
Fr. William Most

What kind of Spirit is at work when someone receives a vision, a revelation, or a more routine favor? To determine this is called the discernment of spirits. It is of great importance to find the right answer. It is evident that there can be three sources: good spirit, evil spirit, auto-suggestion. Fr. Most provides guidelines for discernment. MOST DISCERNMENT SPIRITS PRIVATE REVELATION DEVIL APPARITIONS

73. Scripture, Revelation - FULFLJEW.TXT - Do We Need Jesus?
Fr. William Most

Some Jews today, and some Catholics back them, want to say that Jews have no need or obligation to accept Jesus. Fr. Most refutes this idea. MOST JEWS JESUS TRADITION

74. Scripture, Revelation - FEMGODES.TXT - Does the Bible Support the Feminist God/Dess?
Mark Brumley

A critique of the feminist reading of Scripture. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

75. Scripture, Revelation - EARNSAL.TXT - Earning Salvation?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most briefly explains the extent and nature of the part we play in our salvation. REDEMPTION JUSTIFICATION MERIT

76. Scripture, Revelation - ECCLES.TXT - Ecclesiastes
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

77. Scripture, Revelation - ECCLES.ZIP - Ecclesiastes
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

78. Scripture, Revelation - ECCLTUS.TXT - Ecclesiasticus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

79. Scripture, Revelation - ECCLTUS.ZIP - Ecclesiasticus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

80. Scripture, Revelation - 08542B.TXT - Epistle of St. Jude
Catholic Encyclopedia

The present subject is treated under the following heads: I. The Author and the Authenticity of the Epistle: (1) Jude in the Books of the New Testament; (2) Tradition as to the Genuineness and the Canonicity of the Epistle; (3) Difficulties Arising from the Text; (4) The Relation of Jude to the Second Epistle of St. Peter; (5) Vocabulary and Style; II. Analysis of the Epistle; III. Occasion and Object; IV. To Whom Addressed; V. Date and Place of Composition.

81. Scripture, Revelation - HEBREWS.TXT - Epistle of St. Paul to the Hebrews
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

82. Scripture, Revelation - HEBREWS.ZIP - Epistle of St. Paul to the Hebrews
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

83. Scripture, Revelation - ROMANS.TXT - Epistle of St. Paul to the Romans
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

84. Scripture, Revelation - ROMANS.ZIP - Epistle of St. Paul to the Romans
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

85. Scripture, Revelation - TITUS.TXT - Epistle of St. Paul to Titus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

86. Scripture, Revelation - ESCHATON.TXT - Eschatology
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's in depth essay on eschatology covers the four last things--death, judgment, heaven and hell--as well as the end times and other related topics. MOST DEATH JUDGMENT HEAVEN HELL APOCALYPSE RAPTURE ESCHATOLOGY

87. Scripture, Revelation - ESCHATON.ZIP - Eschatology
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's in depth essay on eschatology covers the four last things--death, judgment, heaven and hell--as well as the end times and other related topics. MOST DEATH JUDGMENT HEAVEN HELL APOCALYPSE RAPTURE ESCHATOLOGY

88. Scripture, Revelation - MARMOT.TXT - Eternal Mother
Fr. William Most

A reflection by Fr. Most on Vatican II's teaching on Mary as mother in the order of grace, and how this is to be understood. MARY VATICAN II MOTHERHOOD GRACE MOST SUFFERING REDEMPTION

89. Scripture, Revelation - CANAEXCA.HTM - Excavations in Cana
Ignazio Mancini

Excavations have proven that a village existed in the first century on the site where the Shrine of Cana has been built. ARCHAEOLOGY

90. Scripture, Revelation - XRAGRACE.TXT - Extraordinary Grace
Fr. William Most

'In what sense should we call the one kind of grace extraordinary? In the sense that it can cut through resistance, and yet leave the man free. How? Only divine Transcendence could do the two things at once, for they seem to be contradictory. But all things are possible to Divine Omnipotence.' MOST EXTRAORDINARY GRACE

91. Scripture, Revelation - GOSPELS4.TXT - Fact and Meaning Are Inseparable in Christianity
Colin Hemer

One of the strongest critiques of O'Callaghan's identification of 7Q5 as from the Gospel of Mark came from the late Colin J. Hemer , an Anglican expert in exegesis and archaeology. Hemer some years ago published an article in the German scholarly journal in which he argued that 7Q5 could contain a passage written by Thucydides (a Greek historian who lived in Athens in the period from 460 to 4

92. Scripture, Revelation - FRFOR.TXT - Father, Forgive Them
Fr. William Most

This article, by Fr. William Most, was taken from HOMILETIC & PASTORAL REVIEW, June 1991. Fr. Most writes that Jesus offered the grace of forgiveness, but that all to whom it was offered did not accept it. MOST FORGIVENESS REPARATION HOMILETIC & PASTORAL REVIEW

93. Scripture, Revelation - frdomstmark.htm - Feast of St. Mark
Fr Dominic Mary, MFVA

Father Dominic gave the homily for the Feast of St. Mark, 25 April 2008, at Our Lady of the Angels Monastery, Hanceville, Alabama. After giving biographical details on St. Mark himself, Father provided an overview of the Gospel according to St. Mark. PETER ALEXANDRIA EVANGELIST

94. Scripture, Revelation - FILTHY.TXT - Filthy Rags
Fr. William Most

In 64:5 Isaiah wrote: 'All our good deeds are like filthy rags.' Lutherans use this to prove all our good deeds are sinful, for they say we are totally corrupt. Fr. Most addresses this subject. MOST LUTHER GOOD DEEDS

95. Scripture, Revelation - ztreaswrd.htm - Finding the Treasure of God's Word
ZENIT

Benedict XVI is calling Catholics to a prayerful reading of Scripture known as lectio divina. Archbishop Thomas Collines of Toronto is one prelate responding to the Holy Father's call, not only personally but also with his faithful. Kathleen Naab of ZENIT spoke with Archbishop Collins about promoting lectio divina. BIBLE PRAYER

96. Scripture, Revelation - 1JOHN.TXT - First Epistle of St. John the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

97. Scripture, Revelation - 1JOHN.ZIP - First Epistle of St. John the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

98. Scripture, Revelation - 1CORINTH.TXT - First Epistle of St. Paul to the Corinthians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

99. Scripture, Revelation - 1CORINTH.ZIP - First Epistle of St. Paul to the Corinthians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

100. Scripture, Revelation - 1PETER.TXT - First Epistle of St. Peter the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

101. Scripture, Revelation - CEFIRSTB.TXT - First-Born
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia The word, though casually taken in Holy Writ in a metaphorical sense, is most generally used by the sacred writers to designate the first male child in a family. The first-cast male animal is, in the English Bibles, termed 'firstling'. The firstlings, both human and animal, being considered as the best representatives of the race, because its blood flows purest and strongest in them, were commonly believed, among the early nomad Semitic tribes, to belong to God

102. Scripture, Revelation - FLFIRE.TXT - Flood and Fire
Regis Scanlon

We should not leave investigation into the 'signs of the end times' to the fundamentalists. The Second Coming of Christ concerns all of us and the Scriptures do give us many hints or signs of the end times. Fr. Scanlon, looks at the rising tide of immorality all around us and compares it with the biblical data. He concludes that some of the signs of the end are here and that therefore we should heed Our Lady's request to pray the Rosary. Taken from the April 1994 iss

103. Scripture, Revelation - FLFIRE.ZIP - Flood and Fire
Regis Scanlon

We should not leave investigation into the 'signs of the end times' to the fundamentalists. The Second Coming of Christ concerns all of us and the Scriptures do give us many hints or signs of the end times. Fr. Scanlon, looks at the rising tide of immorality all around us and compares it with the biblical data. He concludes that some of the signs of the end are here and that therefore we should heed Our Lady's request to pray the Rosary. Taken from the April 1994 iss

104. Scripture, Revelation - 4LEVELS.TXT - Four Levels of the Church's Teaching
Fr. William Most

Explains the four levels of Catholic teaching: 1) solemn teaching, 2) bishops in communion with the Pope, 3) Ordinary Magisterium and 4) non-definitive teachings of the Pope. DOGMA

105. Scripture, Revelation - FULLGRC.TXT - Full of Grace
Fr. William Most

'To defend the translation Full of grace, we note that the Church always uses that- but that goes back to the Vulgate of St. Jerome. Can we defend that? Yes.' MOST FULL OF GRACE GRATIA PLENA VULGATE

106. Scripture, Revelation - OBEY.TXT - Galatians - Obey
Fr. William Most

'At the opening of Galatians, Paul pronounces a curse on an angel who would bring another Gospel. Many Protestants say that means: Cursed be anyone who says we need to obey to be saved.' Fr. Most provides a short explanation of this passage. MOST GALATIANS OBEY LUTHER

107. Scripture, Revelation - GOSPEL.TXT - General Intro to the Gospels
Fr. William Most

What is a Gospel? Can we trust the Gospels? Who were the writers? Inerrancy, Synoptic Problem, Marcan Priority.

108. Scripture, Revelation - 06540A.TXT - Gethsemani
Catholic Encyclopedia

This article is about the place in which Jesus Christ suffered the Agony and was taken prisoner by the Jews.

109. Scripture, Revelation - 06402C.TXT - Gideon
Catholic Encyclopedia

Gideon or Gedeon was one of the Greater Judges of Israel. He belonged to the tribe of Manasses, and to the family of Abiezer.

110. Scripture, Revelation - SALVIFIC.TXT - God's Salvific Will
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most examines the immensity of God's love and shows some of the ways in which God makes it possible for anyone to be saved. SOMATIC RESONANCE

111. Scripture, Revelation - SALVIFIC.ZIP - God's Salvific Will
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most examines the immensity of God's love and shows some of the ways in which God makes it possible for anyone to be saved. SOMATIC RESONANCE

112. Scripture, Revelation - eterverbdom.htm - God, Christians and the World
Nikola Eterović

Archbishop Eterović, General Secretary of the Synod of Bishops, gives an overview with analysis of Benedict XVI's Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Verbum Domini, based on the results of the 12th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on The Word of God in the life and mission of the Church (5-26 October 2008). SCRIPTURE BIBLE DEI VERBUM RENEWAL PASTORAL CARE NEW EVANGELIZATION ECUMENISM ECUMENICAL INTERPRETATION HERMENEUTICS JEWS LITURGY MISSION AD GENTES CULTURE INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE

113. Scripture, Revelation - JOHN.TXT - Gospel According to St. John
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

114. Scripture, Revelation - JOHN.ZIP - Gospel According to St. John
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

115. Scripture, Revelation - LUKE.TXT - Gospel According to St. Luke
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

116. Scripture, Revelation - LUKE.ZIP - Gospel According to St. Luke
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

117. Scripture, Revelation - MARK.TXT - Gospel According to St. Mark
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

118. Scripture, Revelation - MARK.ZIP - Gospel According to St. Mark
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

119. Scripture, Revelation - MATTHEW.TXT - Gospel According to St. Matthew
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

120. Scripture, Revelation - MATTHEW.ZIP - Gospel According to St. Matthew
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

121. Scripture, Revelation - GOSPELS2.TXT - Gospel Debate
Antonio Gaspari

Pandemonium in Venice! On the 900th anniversary of the dedication of St. Mark's Basilica, during a scholarly symposium on the Gospel of Mark, exegetes, papyrologists, New Testament scholars and assorted interested Catholics nearly came to blows over the 'historicity' of the Gospels, blasting one another for (on the one hand) alleged 'biblical fundamentalism' and 'anti-conciliar attitudes' and (on the other) 'ultra-liberal interpretations' and 'New Age attitudes.'

122. Scripture, Revelation - 09420A.TXT - Gospel of Saint Luke
Catholic Encyclopedia

The subject is treated under the following heads: I. Biography of Saint Luke; II.Authenticity of the Gospel; III. Integrity of the Gospel; IV. Purpose and Contents; V. Sources of the Gospel: Synoptic Problem; VI. Saint Luke's Accuracy; VII. Lysanias, Tetrarch of Abilene; VIII. Who Spoke the Magnificat? IX. The Census of Quirinius; X. Saint Luke and Josephus.

123. Scripture, Revelation - 09420A.ZIP - Gospel of Saint Luke
Catholic Encyclopedia

The subject is treated under the following heads: I. Biography of Saint Luke; II.Authenticity of the Gospel; III. Integrity of the Gospel; IV. Purpose and Contents; V. Sources of the Gospel: Synoptic Problem; VI. Saint Luke's Accuracy; VII. Lysanias, Tetrarch of Abilene; VIII. Who Spoke the Magnificat? IX. The Census of Quirinius; X. Saint Luke and Josephus.

124. Scripture, Revelation - 09674B.TXT - Gospel of Saint Mark
Catholic Encyclopedia

The subject is treated under the following heads: I. Contents, Selection and Arrangement of Matter; II. Authorship; III. Original Language, Vocabulary, and Style; IV. State of Text and Integrity; V. Place and Date of Composition; VI. Destination and Purpose; VII. Relation to Matthew and Luke.

125. Scripture, Revelation - 09674B.ZIP - Gospel of Saint Mark
Catholic Encyclopedia

The subject is treated under the following heads: I. Contents, Selection and Arrangement of Matter; II. Authorship; III. Original Language, Vocabulary, and Style; IV. State of Text and Integrity; V. Place and Date of Composition; VI. Destination and Purpose; VII. Relation to Matthew and Luke.

126. Scripture, Revelation - 08438A.TXT - Gospel of St. John
Catholic Encyclopedia

This file considers the subject under the following heads: I. Contents and Scheme of the Gospel; II. Distinctive Peculiarities; III. Authorship; IV. Circumstances of the Composition; V. Critical Questions Concerning the Text; VI. Historical Genuineness; VII. Object and Importance.

127. Scripture, Revelation - 08438A.ZIP - Gospel of St. John
Catholic Encyclopedia

This file considers the subject under the following heads: I. Contents and Scheme of the Gospel; II. Distinctive Peculiarities; III. Authorship; IV. Circumstances of the Composition; V. Critical Questions Concerning the Text; VI. Historical Genuineness; VII. Object and Importance.

128. Scripture, Revelation - 10057A.TXT - Gospel of St. Matthew
Catholic Encyclopedia

This file studies St. Matthew's Gospel under the following titles: Canonicity, Authenticity, Plan and Contents of the First Gospel, Object and Doctrinal Teaching of the First Gospel, Destination of the Gospel, Date and Place of Composition and the Historic Value of the First Gospel.

129. Scripture, Revelation - 10057A.ZIP - Gospel of St. Matthew
Catholic Encyclopedia

This file studies St. Matthew's Gospel under the following titles: Canonicity, Authenticity, Plan and Contents of the First Gospel, Object and Doctrinal Teaching of the First Gospel, Destination of the Gospel, Date and Place of Composition and the Historic Value of the First Gospel.

130. Scripture, Revelation - zgospapyr.htm - Gospel Papyrus Donated to Vatican
Sever J. Voicu

ZENIT provides a translation of an article that appeared January 2007 in the Italian edition of L'Osservatore Romano. The subject of the article is the Bodmer Papyrus 14-15, from the early 3rd century, donated 22 November 2006, to Pope Benedict XVI, which contains parts of the gospels of Luke and John. The significance of the manuscript is explained, shedding light on the early history of the compilation of the gospels in a single volume. VATICAN APOSTOLIC LIBRARY NAG HAMMADI

131. Scripture, Revelation - GOSPELS1.TXT - Gospels Controversial
Robert Moynihan

It has traditionally been held in the Church that the four Gospels were written by two of Jesus' 12 original disciples, Matthew and John , and by two 'disciples of disciples,' Mark and Luke , the disciples respectively of Peter and Paul . And, because the lives of each of these writers were limited to the first century, it has been held that all four Gospels were written within two generations after the crucifixion of Jesus, that is, between about 30 A.D. a

132. Scripture, Revelation - SALVWILL.TXT - He Wants Intensely to Make Us Happy
Fr. William Most

Father William Most explores two facets of God's plan for us, first, the immeasurable strength of that will to save, second, some fraction of the designs of infinite wisdom to make that will come true in reality. MOST SALVATION SAVE HAPPINESS

133. Scripture, Revelation - SALVWILL.ZIP - He Wants Intensely to Make Us Happy
Fr. William Most

Father William Most explores two facets of God's plan for us, first, the immeasurable strength of that will to save, second, some fraction of the designs of infinite wisdom to make that will come true in reality. MOST SALVATION SAVE HAPPINESS

134. Scripture, Revelation - LK1016.TXT - He Who Hears You, Hears Me
Fr. William Most

An examination of the Scriptural and Patristic texts that bear on the question of whether the statement 'He who hears you hears me' can be used to support the teaching authority of the Church. SCRIPTURE FATHERS TEACHING AUTHORITY MOST

135. Scripture, Revelation - CEHEBBIB.TXT - Hebrew Bible
Catholic Encyclopedia

As compared with the Latin Vulgate, the Hebrew Bible includes the entire Old Testament with the exception of the seven deuterocanonical books, Tobias, Judith, Wisdom, Ecclesiasticus, Baruch, I and II Machabees, and the deuterocanonical portions of Esther and Daniel.

136. Scripture, Revelation - HCSSCF.TXT - Historical-Critical Scripture Studies and the Catholic Faith
Michael Waldstein

A critique of the historical-critical methods of Scripture study.

137. Scripture, Revelation - DVHST.TXT - History of 'Dei Verbum'
Fr. William Most

The background of events surrounding Vatican II's issuing of the Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation is presented by Fr. William Most. MOST VATICAN II DEI VERBUM SCRIPTURE

138. Scripture, Revelation - HOLY.TXT - Holy
Fr. William Most

'Holy, Holy, Holy' called out the Seraphim to each other in Isaiah's inaugural vision. The holiness of God is the aspect especially stressed by Isaiah. Yet so many today seem to have only a vague notion of the meaning of Holy.'

139. Scripture, Revelation - DOURHEIN.HTM - Holy Bible
Douay-Rheims Version

An index page for the books of the Bible according to the English translation (16th-17th century) done at the English college in Douay, Flanders (temporarily relocated to Rheims). The translation was extensively revised by Bishop Challoner in the 18th century. The Douay Version both influenced the Protestant Authorized (King James) Version and was influenced by it (in the later revision done by Bishop Challoner).

140. Scripture, Revelation - zhombible.htm - Homosexuality in the Bible
ZENIT

Three exegetes have published a book in which they conclude that the Bible clearly teaches homosexual practices are wrong. "Clarifications sur l'Homosexualité dans la Bible" (Clarifications on Homosexuality in the Bible) was written by a priest from the John Paul II Institute and a priest and a Protestant pastor from the University of Fribourg. Emmanuel Community Father Jean-Baptiste Edart, Dominican Father Adrian Schenker and pastor Innocent Himbaza spoke about their book in this interview with ZENIT. ECUMENISM

141. Scripture, Revelation - REDEEM.TXT - How the Redemption Operated
Fr. William Most

An extended reflection by Fr. Most of the 'how' of the Redemption. What exactly was involved in this 'buying back' or redeeming of man. REDEMPTION CHRIST MAN PLAN REDEEM BUY SIN GRACE MOST

142. Scripture, Revelation - ACTGRC.TXT - Human Interaction with Actual Grace
Fr. William Most

If you've every wondered how the saints could freely talk about how weak and horrible they were when they were in fact so holy, read these notes by Fr. William G.Most on how human nature and actual grace interact. HUMAN NATURE ACTUAL GRACE HUMILITY PRIDE GOD MAN MOST

143. Scripture, Revelation - LEVL3MAG.TXT - Infallibility of Level Three Teachings
Fr. William Most

In 'Humani Generis' (DS 3885), 1950, Pius XII said that if the Popes in their acta deliberately take a position on an item currently being debated in theology, it is removed from debate, and falls under Lk 10:16: 'He who hears you hears me'. That is infallible. MOST INFALLIBILITY

144. Scripture, Revelation - INFANT2.TXT - Infants Who Die Without Baptism
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses the fate of unbaptized infants- especialy in regard to Feeneyism. MOST BAPTISM INFANTS FEENEY

145. Scripture, Revelation - VALTORTA.TXT - Is 'The Poem Of the Man-God' Simply a Bad Novel?
Fr. Mitch Pacwa

This article is taken from the February 1994 edition of 'New Covenant', Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. presents evidence that Maria Valtorta's multi-volume life of Jesus flirts with heresy and exhibits bad taste and that its claims to authenticity have been rejected by Rome. VALTORTA POEM MAN-GOD INDEX PACWA RATZINGER

146. Scripture, Revelation - SCTERR.TXT - Is Scripture Full of Errors?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most anwers those who say that Scripture is full of error. Using literary genres and Form and Redaction Criticism he shows us how most things that appear to be error can be resolved. MOST SCRIPTURE GENRES FORM AND REDACTION CRITICISM ERROR

147. Scripture, Revelation - OUTSID.TXT - Is There Salvation Outside the Church?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most using texts from the Fathers of the Church and from the Magisterium answers those who claim that only Catholics can be saved. This file is an appendix of the book OUR FATHER'S PLAN by Fr. William Most. Published by Christendom Press, 2101 Shenandoah Shores Road, Front Royal 22630 703-636-2900. SALVATION JUSTIFICATION BAPTISM EXTRA ECCLESIA NULLA SALUS FEENEY

148. Scripture, Revelation - OUTSID.ZIP - Is There Salvation Outside the Church?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most using texts from the Fathers of the Church and from the Magisterium answers those who claim that only Catholics can be saved. This file is an appendix of the book OUR FATHER'S PLAN by Fr. William Most. Published by Christendom Press, 2101 Shenandoah Shores Road, Front Royal 22630 703-636-2900. SALVATION JUSTIFICATION BAPTISM EXTRA ECCLESIA NULLA SALUS FEENEY

149. Scripture, Revelation - 08175A.TXT - Isaac
Catholic Encyclopedia

The son of Abraham and Sara. The incidents of his life are told in Genesis 15-35, in a narrative.

150. Scripture, Revelation - 08261A.TXT - Jacob
Catholic Encyclopedia

The son of Isaac and Rebecca, third great patriarch of the chosen people, and the immediate ancestor of the twelve tribes of Israel.

151. Scripture, Revelation - jehwitinc.htm - Jehovah's Witnesses: Just Incredible!
Valerio Polidori

Although growth of the movement is near zero, it is because of the numbers who leave. The Biblically illiterate are still vulnerable to proselytism through use of the JW's own, badly mistranslated Bible. ARIANISM NEW WORLD TRANSLATION OF THE HOLY SCRIPTURES TNM ARCHANGEL MICHAEL

152. Scripture, Revelation - JEREMIAH.TXT - Jeremiah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's explanation and comments on the Book of Jeremiah. PROPHETS

153. Scripture, Revelation - JEREMIAH.ZIP - Jeremiah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's explanation and comments on the Book of Jeremiah. PROPHETS

154. Scripture, Revelation - JESUSALL.TXT - Jesus Paid For All
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most defends Catholic teaching against those who believe in 'Sola Scriptura' and that it is only necessary to believe in order to be saved. MOST BIBLE SALVATION SAVED

155. Scripture, Revelation - 08497B.TXT - Jonah
Catholic Encyclopedia

The fifth of the Minor Prophets. Was Jonah really in the belly of the whale? See what the Catholic Encyclopedia has to say regarding this question.

156. Scripture, Revelation - JUSTIFIC.TXT - Justification
Fr. William Most

Luther's belief followed to its logical conclusion leads to a belief in predestination which the Missouri Synod of Lutherans feared to face. MOST LUTHER PREDESTINATION JUSTIFICATION

157. Scripture, Revelation - JUSTTRT.TXT - Justification: Doctrine of Council of Trent
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most explains the Catholic teaching on justification and quotes from the cheif texts of the Council of Trent. MOST JUSTIFICATION TRENT FAITH WORKS OBEDIENCE

158. Scripture, Revelation - JUSTITRT.TXT - Justification:Doctrine of Trent
Fr. William Most

'There is an impassable gap between the Catholic and the Lutheran position on justification. Luther insisted that even after justification we are totally corrupt and really, have no free will. The Catholic teaching is that justification means the reception of (sanctifying) grace for the first time.' MOST LUTHER JUSTIFICATION TRENT PREDESTINATION GRACE FAITH WORKS

159. Scripture, Revelation - zchapbible.htm - Keynote Address at Catholic Bible Conference
Archbishop Charles Chaput, OFM Cap

Archbishop Charles Chaput of Denver gave an address 26 June 2009 at the National Catholic Bible Conference in his archdiocese. The Archbishop spoke about the need for the renewal of God's people, which, time and again, through history has come about through the recovery of God's Word in Holy Scripture. JOSIAH BOOK OF THE LAW HOPE EZRA PHILIP TORAH FRANCIS OF ASSISI VATICAN II REVELATION

160. Scripture, Revelation - GBIBLE.ZIP - King James Version of the Bible
King James

Project Gutenberg edition. Available as compressed (ZIP) file only, since .TXT would be so large. BIBLE KING JAMES SCRIPTURE

161. Scripture, Revelation - KINGSHIP.HTM - Kingship of Christ, Queenship of Mary in Scripture
Fr. William Most

Through the use of Scripture Fr. William Most presents the Church's teaching on Christ the King and Mary our Queen. MOST CHRIST MARY KING QUEEN

162. Scripture, Revelation - KINGSHIP.ZIP - Kingship of Christ, Queenship of Mary in Scripture
Fr. William Most

Through the use of Scripture Fr. William Most presents the Church's teaching on Christ the King and Mary our Queen. MOST CHRIST MARY KING QUEEN

163. Scripture, Revelation - KULTGOS.TXT - Kulturkampf and the Gospel
John Beaumont

This important article by the English scholar, John Beaumont, appeared in the December 1996 issue of "Culture Wars". Beaumont builds an exceptionally persuasive case that the impetus given Protestant exegetes to backdate Matthew and give Mark's Gospel priority came from Bismarck, the political genius who committed Prussian resources to a "culture war" against the Catholic Church. He shows that the same methods are used today to attack the Church.

164. Scripture, Revelation - KULTGOS.ZIP - Kulturkampf and the Gospel
John Beaumont

This important article by the English scholar, John Beaumont, appeared in the December 1996 issue of "Culture Wars". Beaumont builds an exceptionally persuasive case that the impetus given Protestant exegetes to backdate Matthew and give Mark's Gospel priority came from Bismarck, the political genius who committed Prussian resources to a "culture war" against the Catholic Church. He shows that the same methods are used today to attack the Church.

165. Scripture, Revelation - LANGPAL.TXT - Language of Palestine at time of Christ
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most gives a few brief notes on the languages in use in Palestine at the time of Christ: Aramaic, Hebrew, and Greek.

166. Scripture, Revelation - VULGATE.ZIP - Latin Vulgate Bible
St. Jerome

Jerome's translation from 405 a.d. These files were produced following modern scholarship based on the Vulgate mss. Uploaded by Larry Price. BIBLE VULGATE LATIN JEROME

167. Scripture, Revelation - SATCOGNI.TXT - Leo XIII 'Satis Cognitum'
Fr. William Most

A discussion by Fr. William Most of Pope Leo XIII's encyclical about the Church. MOST LEO XIII SATIS COGNITUM CHURCH

168. Scripture, Revelation - SATCOGNI.ZIP - Leo XIII 'Satis Cognitum'
Fr. William Most

A discussion by Fr. William Most of Pope Leo XIII's encyclical about the Church. MOST LEO XIII SATIS COGNITUM CHURCH

169. Scripture, Revelation - FEENEY2.TXT - Leonard Feeney on 'No salvation outside the Church'
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most critiques the book: 'They Fought the Good Fight', by Thomas M. Sennott, a strong follower of Fr. Leonard Feeney. Fr. also quotes Fr. Feeney and gives a rebuttal by citing the Fathers and Church teachings. MOST FEENEY SENNOTT

170. Scripture, Revelation - HOMILY.TXT - Letter To Someone About To Leave The Church - Or Who Has Left
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most points out that the decision to leave the Catholic Church is generally based on feeling rather than on a rational foundation. CONVERT PROTESTANTISM

171. Scripture, Revelation - MOSTFILE.TXT - List of Fr. William Most's Files That Appear on CRNET
Fr. William Most

This file offers a complete list of Fr. Most's files. Includes a description, file name and location. MOST FILES

172. Scripture, Revelation - MOSTFILE.ZIP - List of Fr. William Most's Files That Appear on CRNET
Fr. William Most

This file offers a complete list of Fr. Most's files. Includes a description, file name and location. MOST FILES

173. Scripture, Revelation - listenlook.htm - Listening and Looking Towards Heaven
Vincenzo Paglia

The President of the Catholic Biblical Association observes that the hope expressed in Vatican II, that the Scriptures should become the "heart and soul" of the spiritual and pastoral life of ecclesial communities, has not been disappointed. DEI VERBUM BIBLE

174. Scripture, Revelation - LUTHMRY.TXT - Luther on Our Lady
Fr. William Most

Quotes from Martin Luther about Our Lady. Helpful in defending the Catholic belief about Mary to Protestants. MOST MARY LUTHER

175. Scripture, Revelation - LUTHFAL.TXT - Luther Writes Obituary of His Own Church
Fr. William Most

Father Most shows how Luther's own words, 'If this article stands, the church stands; if it collapses, the church collapses,' about justification by faith provide a fitting epithet for Lutheranism. MOST LUTHER SAVED JUSTIFICATION

176. Scripture, Revelation - LUTHMOR.TXT - Luther's Morals
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most quotes five statements of Martin Luther that give an example of Luther's moral character. MOST LUTHER MORALS

177. Scripture, Revelation - DIALOGUE.TXT - Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue, 1995
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most comments on an article that appeared in the magazine '30 Days' entitled 'Just a Point of Departure' written by Harding Meyer, Lutheran theologian, founding member of the International Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue Commission, constituted in 1967. ECUMENICAL

178. Scripture, Revelation - MARRIAGE.TXT - Marriage At Vatican II
Fr. William Most

During Vatican II, the doctrinal aspect of marriage was dealt with in the schema on the Church in the modern world, Fr. William Most reveals some of the controversy generated and the necessary intervention of the Pope Paul VI as well as the amendments that were offered and approved. MOST MARRIAGE VATICAN II

179. Scripture, Revelation - 09748B.TXT - Mary of Cleophas
Catholic Encyclopedia

This title occurs only in John, xix, 25. A comparison of the lists of those who stood at the foot of the cross would seem to identify her with Mary, the mother of James the Less and Joseph.

180. Scripture, Revelation - virbir.htm - Mary's Physical Virginity in the Birth of Jesus
Fr. William Most

Notes by Fr. William Most on the Scriptural, Patristic and Magisterial basis for the Church's belief in the physical virginity of Mary. MARY FATHERS SCRIPTURE TRADITION VIRGIN BIRTH MOST

181. Scripture, Revelation - 10035A.TXT - Massorah
Catholic Encyclopedia

The textual tradition of Hebrew Bible, an official registration of its words, consonants, vowels and accents. This article treats of the history and critical value of Massorah.

182. Scripture, Revelation - MEMBCHR.TXT - Membership In the Church - Is there salvation outside the Church?
Fr. William Most

Who is a member of the Church? Can Jews be saved? Fr. William Most answers these questions with references to Scripture and Church documents. MOST SALVATION JEWS FEENEY CHURCH

183. Scripture, Revelation - 10212C.TXT - Messiah
Catholic Encyclopedia

This article proposes to give an outline of the prophetic utterances concerning the Messiah; to show the development of the prophetic ideas in later Judaism; and to show how Christ vindicated His right to this title.

184. Scripture, Revelation - MESSIAH.TXT - Messianic Prophecies Lectures
Fr. William Most

Lecture given by Fr. Most at Christendom College. PROPHECIES MESSIAH

185. Scripture, Revelation - MESSIAH.ZIP - Messianic Prophecies Lectures
Fr. William Most

Lecture given by Fr. Most at Christendom College. PROPHECIES MESSIAH

186. Scripture, Revelation - LANDJEW.TXT - Modern Jews and the Land
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most discusses the promise God made to the Jews that the land would belong to them forever on condition of fidelity. MOST JEWS LAND GENTILES

187. Scripture, Revelation - zmorhombibl.htm - More on Homosexuality in the Bible
ZENIT

The Bible clearly teaches that homosexual practices are wrong, says Father Jean-Baptiste Edart, an exegete from the John Paul II Institute in Rome. ZENIT interviewed the authors in February. In this follow-up interview, Father Edart of the Emmanuel Community, discusses more in-depth the biblical teachings on homosexuality. NATURE GAY

188. Scripture, Revelation - FORGIV.TXT - Must Forgiveness Be Accepted
Fr. William Most

An examination of the claim that Jesus forgives sin with no need of repentance on the part of the sinner. The text of Fr. William G. Most's article in the June issue of Homiletic & Pastoral Review. FORGIVENESS REPENTANCE CHRIST SUFFERING THEOLOGY MOST HOMILETIC & PASTORAL

189. Scripture, Revelation - JUSTFNAT.TXT - Nature Of Justification
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most answers the question, 'Is justification a once for all thing, which is permanent and gives infallible salvation? MOST JUSTIFICATION SAVED SALVATION GRACE

190. Scripture, Revelation - NEWBOOK.TXT - New Book Claims Four Gospels Written Before Fall Of Jerusalem
Paul Likoudis

The recently published book, "Eyewitness to Jesus: Amazing New Manuscript Evidence About the Origin of the Gospel" by Carsten Peter Thiede and Matthew D'Ancona is about to dash to pieces the Bultmann-built edifice of modern exegesis. "The Wanderer" reviews this book in the February 13, 1997 issue.

191. Scripture, Revelation - EXTRAECC.TXT - No Salvation Outside the Church
Fr. William Most

Fr. William G. Most explains the defined doctrine that there is no salvation outside the Church. This file helps to clarify the errors of Fr. Feeney. MOST SALVATION CHURCH FEENEY

192. Scripture, Revelation - ISAIAH.TXT - Old Testament Prophets - Isaiah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most covers chapters 1 through 24 of Isaiah with explanations and comments, a feast for Fr. Most fans. See ISAIAH2.TXT for chapters 24-66.

193. Scripture, Revelation - ISAIAH.ZIP - Old Testament Prophets - Isaiah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most covers chapters 1 through 24 of Isaiah with explanations and comments, a feast for Fr. Most fans. See ISAIAH2.TXT for chapters 24-66.

194. Scripture, Revelation - ISAIAH2.TXT - Old Testament Prophets - Isaiah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most covers chapters 24 through 66 of Isaiah with explanations and comments, a continuation of ISAIAH.TXT. MOST ISAIAH OLD TESTAMENT PROPHETS

195. Scripture, Revelation - ISAIAH2.ZIP - Old Testament Prophets - Isaiah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most covers chapters 24 through 66 of Isaiah with explanations and comments, a continuation of ISAIAH.TXT. MOST ISAIAH OLD TESTAMENT PROPHETS

196. Scripture, Revelation - zabpbrunoscript.htm - On Scripture
Archbishop Bruno Forte

Here is a translation of the pastoral letter written in Italian by Archbishop Bruno Forte of Chieti-Vasto, member of the International Theological Commission, on the theme "The Word for Living: Sacred Scripture and the Beauty of God." The reason for his letter was the Archbishop's conviction that there is a wide-spread hunger for the Word of God. BIBLE INCARNATION HOLY SPIRIT CHURCH LECTIO DIVINA

197. Scripture, Revelation - FR91103.TXT - On the Burial of Jesus in Mark 15:42-47
George W. Shea, S.T.D.

Writing in the "Catholic Biblical Quarterly" on Mark's account of the burial of Jesus (15:42-47), Raymond E. Brown, S.S., contends that Joseph of Arimathea was not an adherent of Jesus, but buried him anyway, ignominiously, in a criminal's grave, out of respect for the approaching Sabbath, and also in compliance with Deut 21:22-23 which (as it had come to be interpreted) commanded the burial of crucified criminals before sunset of the day of execution. The late Msgr. Shea submits that the usual understanding of the Markan passage is correct, and in support of this position offers the following scrutiny of Mk 15:42-47, and of Brown's treatment of that passage. This article was taken from the Spring 1991 issue of "Faith & Reason".

198. Scripture, Revelation - FR91103.ZIP - On the Burial of Jesus in Mark 15:42-47
George W. Shea, S.T.D.

Writing in the "Catholic Biblical Quarterly" on Mark's account of the burial of Jesus (15:42-47), Raymond E. Brown, S.S., contends that Joseph of Arimathea was not an adherent of Jesus, but buried him anyway, ignominiously, in a criminal's grave, out of respect for the approaching Sabbath, and also in compliance with Deut 21:22-23 which (as it had come to be interpreted) commanded the burial of crucified criminals before sunset of the day of execution. The late Msgr. Shea submits that the usual understanding of the Markan passage is correct, and in support of this position offers the following scrutiny of Mk 15:42-47, and of Brown's treatment of that passage. This article was taken from the Spring 1991 issue of "Faith & Reason".

199. Scripture, Revelation - LETROPN.TXT - Open Letter to One Who Is Searching
Fr. William Most

A letter by Fr. William Most directed to those who have difficulty accepting Catholic teaching about the Eucharist, apparitions and Scripture. Discusses the error in Luther's belief in 'Sola Scriptura.' MOST PROTESTANTISM LUTHER MARY BIBLE EUCHARIST APPARITIONS

200. Scripture, Revelation - COOPRED.TXT - Ordinary Magisterium on Mary's Immediate Cooperation in the Objective Redemption
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most quotes from 17 official documents of the Ordinary Magisterium that teach Our Lady's immediate cooperation in the objective redemption. He includes an appendix on minimist theologians, notably Lennerz and Goosens and Ludwig Ott.

201. Scripture, Revelation - ORIGSIN.TXT - Original Sin
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most clarifies the meaning of original sin using references from the Popes and the Epistles of St. Paul. MOST ORIGINAL SIN ADAM

202. Scripture, Revelation - MARED2.TXT - Our Lady's Cooperation in the Redemption
Fr. William Most

A theological examination of the evidence for Mary's cooperation with Christ in the redemption, a teaching of the Church which is now frequently ignored or attacked. MARY FATHERS MAGISTERIUM REDEMPTION OBJECTIVE SUBJECTIVE COOPERATION MOST

203. Scripture, Revelation - MASSPRT.TXT - Our Participation In the Mass
Fr. William Most

How we should participate in the Mass and what reverence must be shown is the subject of this article by Fr. William Most. MOST MASS REVERENCE PARTICIPATION

204. Scripture, Revelation - zfootsteps.htm - Pakistan: Walking in the Footsteps of the Father
ZENIT

Mark Riedemann for Where God Weeps in cooperation with Aid to the Church in Need interviews Fr. Emmanuel Asi, Executive Secretary of the Catholic Bible Commission in Lahore, Pakistan. Fr. Asi is a biblical scholar who, for over 20 years, has been teaching theology to ordinary people in a country where Christians make up 2% of the population. BIBLE MUSLIMS CONTEXTUAL THEOLOGY ILLITERACY

205. Scripture, Revelation - PETER.TXT - Peter's Primacy
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most explains Peter's Primacy and shows that even some Protestant scholars accept the Catholic interpretations of the words, 'Thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my Church.' MOST PETER ROCK JESUS PRIMACY PROTESTANT

206. Scripture, Revelation - CEPLAGU.TXT - Plagues of Egypt
Catholic Encyclopedia

Ten calamities inflicted on the Egyptians to overcome Pharao's obstinacy and force him to let the Israelites to leave Egypt (Ex., vii, 8-xii, 30 ; Ps. lxxvii, 42-51 ; civ, 26-36). Taken from the 'Catholic Encyclopedia' 1913 edition. This file is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire work on the World Wide Web.

207. Scripture, Revelation - KENOSIS.TXT - Pope Deepens Conciliar Theology
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most analyzes the contribution Pope John Paul II has made in a deliberate effort to deepen the theology of the Blessed Virgin Mary expressed at the Second Vatican Council. This is an up-to-date exposition of the best and deepest achievements of Mariology. MARY JOHN PAUL II VATICAN II THEOLOGY VIRGIN MARIOLOGY

208. Scripture, Revelation - KENOSIS.ZIP - Pope Deepens Conciliar Theology
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most analyzes the contribution Pope John Paul II has made in a deliberate effort to deepen the theology of the Blessed Virgin Mary expressed at the Second Vatican Council. This is an up-to-date exposition of the best and deepest achievements of Mariology. MARY JOHN PAUL II VATICAN II THEOLOGY VIRGIN MARIOLOGY

209. Scripture, Revelation - PREDESTI.TXT - Predestination
Fr. William Most

New answeres to old questions on predestination. 3rd of 3 files on predestination, see 1THOMIST.TXT and 2THOMIST.TXT. PREDESTINATION REPROBATION

210. Scripture, Revelation - PRIEST.TXT - Priestly Ordination
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most uses the texts of the Magisterium and Scripture in his discussion of priestly ordination. MOST PRIEST ORDINATION WOMEN FEMINISTS

211. Scripture, Revelation - OBGYN.TXT - Pro-Life OB/GYN Follows His Heart, Conscience
James Louviere

An interview with Dr. Kim Hardey who has chosen to follow Church teachings in his medical practice. Taken from the March-April 1995 issue of CCL's 'Family Foundations.' LOUVIERE HARDEY OB/GYN DOCTOR

212. Scripture, Revelation - ABDIAS.TXT - Prophecy of Abdias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

213. Scripture, Revelation - AGGEUS.TXT - Prophecy of Aggeus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

214. Scripture, Revelation - AMOS.TXT - Prophecy of Amos
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

215. Scripture, Revelation - MICHEAS.TXT - Prophecy of Micheas
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

216. Scripture, Revelation - NAHUM.TXT - Prophecy of Nahum
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

217. Scripture, Revelation - OSEE.TXT - Prophecy of Osee
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

218. Scripture, Revelation - OSEE.ZIP - Prophecy of Osee
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

219. Scripture, Revelation - CEPROPHE.TXT - Prophecy, Prophet, and Prophetess
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia. This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the World Wide Web.

220. Scripture, Revelation - CEPROPHE.ZIP - Prophecy, Prophet, and Prophetess
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia. This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the World Wide Web.

221. Scripture, Revelation - IMPLDEIV.HTM - Proposals for Implementing Consiliar Constitution on Divine Revelation
Walter M. Abbott, S.J.

In a historic meeting, in 1968, the Secretariat for Promoting Christian Unity brought together leaders of Catholic Biblical Associations, secretaries of some Bishops’ Bible Commissions, and directors of religious order publishing houses, together with experts of the United Bible Societies, to address the need of a Biblical apostolate among priests and people, in order to implement the Conciliar Constitution on Divine Revelation. ECUMEN TRANSLATION

222. Scripture, Revelation - PROVERBM.TXT - Proverbs
Fr. William Most



223. Scripture, Revelation - PROVERBM.ZIP - Proverbs
Fr. William Most



224. Scripture, Revelation - PROVIDEN.TXT - Providence
Fr. William Most

God guides everything by His all powerful Providence. Fr. Most discusses two areas of God's Divine plan; external and internal economy. MOST DIVINE PROVIDENCE GOD

225. Scripture, Revelation - CEPSALMS.TXT - Psalms, Alphabetic
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia. Alphabetic psalms are so called because their successive verses, or successive parallel series, begin with the successive letters of the alphabet. Some of these formations are perfectly regular, others are more or less defective. This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the World Wide Web.

226. Scripture, Revelation - PRIPUB.TXT - Public and Private Revelation
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most explains the difference between public and private revelation. Public revelation is what we have in Scripture and Tradition and has Christ's promise of providential protection in teaching. On the other hand private revelation does not have the providential protection and is open to the danger of error. MOST PUBLIC REVELATION PRIVATE REVELATION FATIMA

227. Scripture, Revelation - PUGTRY.TXT - Purgatory
Fr. William Most

This article discusses the necessity of purgatory and also Luther's beliefs regarding purgatory. MOST PURGATORY LUTHER PERFECTION JUSTIFICATION JUDAS MCCABEUS

228. Scripture, Revelation - PURNOT.TXT - Purgatory (Outline)
Fr. William Most

Outline of article on Purgatory by Fr. William Most. MOST PURGATORY LUTHER PERFECTION JUSTIFICATION FIRE

229. Scripture, Revelation - QOHELETH.TXT - Qoheleth
Fr. William Most



230. Scripture, Revelation - QOHELETH.ZIP - Qoheleth
Fr. William Most



231. Scripture, Revelation - TRAD.TXT - Quotes from the Fathers
Fathers

Quotes taken from the Fathers of the Church emphasizing Scripture and Tradition. This excellent resourse was compiled by Corunum's Catholic BBS (714) 531-7255 and uploaded by Sysop Joe Gallegos. FATHERS SCRIPTURE QUOTES TRADITION

232. Scripture, Revelation - TRAD.ZIP - Quotes from the Fathers
Fathers

Quotes taken from the Fathers of the Church emphasizing Scripture and Tradition. This excellent resourse was compiled by Corunum's Catholic BBS (714) 531-7255 and uploaded by Sysop Joe Gallegos. FATHERS SCRIPTURE QUOTES TRADITION

233. Scripture, Revelation - MASS.TXT - Rama P. Coomaraswamy
Fr. William Most

'The Problem of the New Mass' Fr. Most critiques Rama Coomaraswamy's book, 'The Problem of the New Mass'. Rama Coomaraswamy presumes to decide by private judgment what is or is not a substantial change in the form of a sacrament.

234. Scripture, Revelation - 1THOMIST.TXT - Reasons For Centuries-Old Impasse
Fr. William Most

St. Thomas Aquinas and the centuries-old impasse on Predestination. 1st of 3 files on predestination, see 2THOMIST.TXT and PREDESTI.TXT. AUGUSTINE

235. Scripture, Revelation - PBC100.HTM - Relationship Between Magisterium and Exegetes
Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger

In an address to the Pontifical Biblical Commission, on their 100th anniversary, Cardinal Ratzinger, President of the Commission, divided their history into two 50-year periods. In the first period, biblical exegetes felt harnessed in their application of the historical-critical method by the Magisterium, while in the second, it became clear that any method has its limitations. Reason cannot dispense with faith. BIBLE INSPIRATION BULTMANN HEIDEGGER PHILOSOPHY GALILEO TRADITION SCIENCE

236. Scripture, Revelation - FR90304.TXT - Repayment for Works?
Rev. William Most

Fr. William Most once again reveals his theological lucidity in this essay which examines the role of works in salvation. This question, which has divided Christians since the time of the Protestant revolt, receives a fresh new look by this fine theologian. This article was taken from the Fall 1990 issue of "Faith & Reason".

237. Scripture, Revelation - FR90304.ZIP - Repayment for Works?
Rev. William Most

Fr. William Most once again reveals his theological lucidity in this essay which examines the role of works in salvation. This question, which has divided Christians since the time of the Protestant revolt, receives a fresh new look by this fine theologian. This article was taken from the Fall 1990 issue of "Faith & Reason".

238. Scripture, Revelation - MCCORMIC.TXT - Richard McCormick vs the Pope
Fr. William Most

The Pope has missed the point, says Fr. McCormick in 'Veritatis Splendor and Moral Theology. He says the Pope accuses the Proportionalists of saying what they do not really say. Fr. William Most contends that it is Fr. mcCormick who is confused rather than the Pope. MOST MCCORMICK POPE JOHN PAUL II PROPORTIONALIST

239. Scripture, Revelation - FRIDAYRM.TXT - Robert M. Friday
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most reviews Robert M. Friday's book, 'Adults Making Responsible Moral Decisions,' critiquing the subjectivist morality proposed by Friday. PROPORTIONALISM SEX

240. Scripture, Revelation - MASSMRY.TXT - Role of Our Lady in Each Mass
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most answers those who say that by honoring Mary at Mass we take away from Christ. MOST MASS MARY

241. Scripture, Revelation - CONFESSI.TXT - Sacrament of Penance
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses the scriptural basis for the sacrament of Penance and also provides a short examination of conscience. MOST CONFESSION CONSCIENCE PENANCE SACRAMENT

242. Scripture, Revelation - CONFESSI.ZIP - Sacrament of Penance
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most discusses the scriptural basis for the sacrament of Penance and also provides a short examination of conscience. MOST CONFESSION CONSCIENCE PENANCE SACRAMENT

243. Scripture, Revelation - elderwise.htm - Sacred Scripture Paints Elderly as Wise
Abramo Alberto Piattelli

Abramo Alberto Piattelli, a rabbi of Rome, cites passages of Scripture which require respect for the elderly. He compares today's culture, where the elderly tend to be marginalized, with traditional Jewish society, in which they were held in esteem and special care was taken for their welfare. WISDOM

244. Scripture, Revelation - SCRIP525.TXT - Scripture 525: Basic Scripture
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's basic scripture course, taught at the Notre Dame Catechetical Institute. How to study Scripture, plus brief commentaries on all the books of the Old and New Testaments. Topics include Vatican II and scripture study, inspiration, Pius XII, literary genre and inerrancy, how to interpret scripture, 1964 Instruction of the Pont. Bibl. Commission, Which books are inspired?

245. Scripture, Revelation - SCRIP525.ZIP - Scripture 525: Basic Scripture
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's basic scripture course, taught at the Notre Dame Catechetical Institute. How to study Scripture, plus brief commentaries on all the books of the Old and New Testaments. Topics include Vatican II and scripture study, inspiration, Pius XII, literary genre and inerrancy, how to interpret scripture, 1964 Instruction of the Pont. Bibl. Commission, Which books are inspired?

246. Scripture, Revelation - MOSTCOMM.ZIP - Scripture Commentaries
Fr. William Most

This zipped file contains all of Fr. Most's Scripture commentaries.

247. Scripture, Revelation - TANGLE.TXT - Scripture Durcheinander
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most charges that modern Scripture study is a Durcheinander: a confused tangle, he presents some solutions to the problem. FORM CRITICISM EISEGESIS

248. Scripture, Revelation - TANGLE.ZIP - Scripture Durcheinander
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most charges that modern Scripture study is a Durcheinander: a confused tangle, he presents some solutions to the problem. FORM CRITICISM EISEGESIS

249. Scripture, Revelation - ERRORS.TXT - Scripture Full of Errors?
Fr. William Most

'Is Scripture full of errors? Many say so today. At Vatican II, On Oct. 2, 1964, Cardinal Koenig of Vienna rose, said there were many, gave off a list. Many Bishops chimed in. But Holy Spirit was on hand, and final document shows no trace of that. Yet some today say Scripture has so many errors, to try to answer all, is like putting patches on a sinking ship. These charges can all be answered.' MOST SCRIPTURE ERRORS FORM CRITICISM

250. Scripture, Revelation - MEDMOD.TXT - Scripture Is Inspired By God: Medieval Exegesis and the Modern Christian
Mark Holtz

Literal, allegorical, tropological and anagogical senses of Scripture as developed in the Scriptural exegesis of the Middle Ages.

251. Scripture, Revelation - 2JOHN.TXT - Second Epistle of St. John the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

252. Scripture, Revelation - 2CORINTH.TXT - Second Epistle of St. Paul to the Corinthians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

253. Scripture, Revelation - 2CORINTH.ZIP - Second Epistle of St. Paul to the Corinthians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

254. Scripture, Revelation - 2PETER.TXT - Second Epistle of St. Peter the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

255. Scripture, Revelation - SEDAQH.TXT - Sedaqah in Jewish\Christian Tradition
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most's analysis of the Jewish concept of Sedaqah (in Scripture) sheds light on the rightness of God's acts and on how the Christian tradition views acting rightly. MOST SEDAQAH RIGHTEOUSNESS GOD SCRIPTURE

256. Scripture, Revelation - SEDAQH.ZIP - Sedaqah in Jewish\Christian Tradition
Fr. William Most

Fr. William Most's analysis of the Jewish concept of Sedaqah (in Scripture) sheds light on the rightness of God's acts and on how the Christian tradition views acting rightly. MOST SEDAQAH RIGHTEOUSNESS GOD SCRIPTURE

257. Scripture, Revelation - KINGDOM.TXT - Sense of the Words 'Kingdom of God'
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most explains what is meant by the Kingdom of God in the Gospels. MOST KINGDOM CHURCH HEAVEN

258. Scripture, Revelation - REPAR.TXT - Sin and its Effects
Fr. William Most

Why does God give commandments? What, eally, are the effects of sin? A response by Fr. Most. COMMANDMENTS SIN GOD MAN CONSEQUENCES MES MOST

259. Scripture, Revelation - SIRACH.TXT - Sirach/Ecclesiasticus
Fr. William Most



260. Scripture, Revelation - SIRACH.ZIP - Sirach/Ecclesiasticus
Fr. William Most



261. Scripture, Revelation - SODOMY.TXT - Sodomy in the Old Testament
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most gives references on sodomy to be found in the Old Testament, the New Testament and in the Old Testament Pseudepigrapha. In addition he provides an 'Addendum on Medical Data' and answers the question 'Was there sodomy in Sodom?'. SODOMY SODOM MOST HOMOSEXUALITY ABOMINATION SIN

262. Scripture, Revelation - SOLASCRI.TXT - Sola scriptura: A Blueprint for Anarchy
Patrick Madrid

The Catholic case against sola scripture may be summarized by saying that sola scripture is unhistorical, unbiblical and unworkable.

263. Scripture, Revelation - SOLASCRI.ZIP - Sola scriptura: A Blueprint for Anarchy
Patrick Madrid

The Catholic case against sola scripture may be summarized by saying that sola scripture is unhistorical, unbiblical and unworkable.

264. Scripture, Revelation - CANTICLE.TXT - Solomon's Canticle of Canticles
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

265. Scripture, Revelation - STAR.TXT - Some thoughts on the Star of Bethlehem
Liz Gormley



266. Scripture, Revelation - CESONOFG.TXT - Son of God
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia. The title 'the Son of God' is frequently applied to Jesus Christ in the Gospels and Epistles. In the latter it is everywhere employed as a short formula for expressing His Divinity (Sanday); and this usage throws light on the meaning to be attached to it in many passages of the Gospels. This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the World Wide Web.

267. Scripture, Revelation - CESONMAN.TXT - Son of Man In the Old Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

'Son of man' is always translated in the Septuagint without the article as anthropou. It is employed (1) as a poetical synonym for man, or for the ideal man, e. g. 'God is not as a man, that he should lie nor as a son of man, that he should be changed' (Num., xxiii, 19). 'Blessed is the man that doth this and the son of man that shall lay hold on this' (Is., ivi, 2). This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the World Wide Web.

268. Scripture, Revelation - SONG.TXT - Song of Songs
Fr. William Most



269. Scripture, Revelation - SPLENDOR.TXT - Splendor of Truth
Fr. William Most

Article by Father Most on John Paul II's encyclical Veritatis Splendor, in relation to current erroneous theories in moral theology. FRIDAY MCCORMICK CONSEQUENTIANLISM PROPORTIONALISM

270. Scripture, Revelation - SPLENDOR.ZIP - Splendor of Truth
Fr. William Most

Article by Father Most on John Paul II's encyclical Veritatis Splendor, in relation to current erroneous theories in moral theology. FRIDAY MCCORMICK CONSEQUENTIANLISM PROPORTIONALISM

271. Scripture, Revelation - CESTONIN.TXT - Stoning in Scripture
Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Encyclopedia. Stoning to death which was at first an expression of popular fury analogous to 'lynching', later came to be a natural and legally recognized method of execution. It was this regulated by law as an appointed means of capital punishment. This article is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire Catholic Encyclopedia on the World Wide Web.

272. Scripture, Revelation - SUFFER.TXT - Suffering
Fr. William Most

Suffering is needed to help us rise above the weakness that is found in our nature as a result of original sin. Fr. Most expounds on this point. MOST SUFFERING ORIGINAL SIN HUMAN NATURE REPARATION SIN

273. Scripture, Revelation - SFRING.TXT - Suffering
Fr. William Most

In this article on suffering Fr. Most covers the following points: 1. Suffering is needed to help us rise above the weakness that is found in our nature as a result of original sin. 2. Suffering, whether self-imposed, or providentially sent, has a related aspect: it makes one more open to divine inspirations and guidance. 3. Suffering is also needed for reparation for sin. 4. It is important to remember that Our Lady still has a role in each Mass - this is to be expect

274. Scripture, Revelation - CHILDREN.TXT - Suffering to God's Children
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most addresses the problem of suffering. He makes references to the Book of Job and explains how suffering fits in with our status as children of God. SIN

275. Scripture, Revelation - APOLOGET.TXT - Summary of Apologetics
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most calls 'Apologetics' a careful rational process that does not at all appeal to faith but is a preparation for it. Gives a good explanation of the basics. MOST BIBLE APOLOGETICS

276. Scripture, Revelation - CESUPPER.TXT - Supper, The Last
Catholic Encyclopedia

The meal held by Christ and His disciples on the eve of His Passion at which He instituted the Holy Eucharist. The Evangelists and critics generally agree that the Last Supper was on a Thursday, that Christ suffered and died on Friday, and that He arose from the dead on Sunday. Taken from the 'Catholic Encyclopedia' 1913 edition. This file is part of the Catholic Encyclopedia Project, an effort aimed at placing the entire work on the World Wide Web.

277. Scripture, Revelation - ACTS.TXT - The Acts of the Apostles
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

278. Scripture, Revelation - ACTS.ZIP - The Acts of the Apostles
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

279. Scripture, Revelation - APOCALYP.TXT - The Apocalypse of St. John the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

280. Scripture, Revelation - APOCALYP.ZIP - The Apocalypse of St. John the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

281. Scripture, Revelation - BIBLEGAP.TXT - The Bible Gap
Benedict M. Ashley, O.P.

Essay on the need to restore a proper sense of what Scripture is to Scripture scholarship. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

282. Scripture, Revelation - BIBLEGAP.ZIP - The Bible Gap
Benedict M. Ashley, O.P.

Essay on the need to restore a proper sense of what Scripture is to Scripture scholarship. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

283. Scripture, Revelation - vianbible.htm - The Bible in the Heart of History
Giovanni Maria Vian

The author underlines points made by Pope Benedict XVI, in his homily preparatory to the Synod of Bishops on the Word of God, and in his reflection at the opening of the Synod. God and His Word are all that matter, because nothing else lasts. VINEYARD

284. Scripture, Revelation - kjv400.htm - The Bible That Made England
David Cameron

The 400th anniversary of the English translation of the Bible, named after King James, was recently celebrated in the Canterbury Cathedral. The following is the quasi-integral text of speech given by the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to mark the occasion. CULTURE POLITICS MONARCHY DEMOCRACY BRITAIN LANGUAGE ART SECULARISM TOLERANCE EXTREMISM RELIGION

285. Scripture, Revelation - DEUTERON.TXT - The Book of Deuteronomy
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

286. Scripture, Revelation - DEUTERON.ZIP - The Book of Deuteronomy
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

287. Scripture, Revelation - ESTHER.TXT - The Book of Esther
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

288. Scripture, Revelation - ESTHER.ZIP - The Book of Esther
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

289. Scripture, Revelation - EXODUS.TXT - The Book of Exodus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

290. Scripture, Revelation - EXODUS.ZIP - The Book of Exodus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

291. Scripture, Revelation - GENESIS.TXT - The Book of Genesis
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

292. Scripture, Revelation - GENESIS.ZIP - The Book of Genesis
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

293. Scripture, Revelation - JOBMOST.TXT - The Book of Job
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the book of Job.

294. Scripture, Revelation - JOBMOST.ZIP - The Book of Job
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the book of Job.

295. Scripture, Revelation - JOB.TXT - The Book of Job
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

296. Scripture, Revelation - JOB.ZIP - The Book of Job
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

297. Scripture, Revelation - JOSUE.TXT - The Book of Josue
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

298. Scripture, Revelation - JOSUE.ZIP - The Book of Josue
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

299. Scripture, Revelation - JUDGES.TXT - The Book of Judges
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

300. Scripture, Revelation - JUDGES.ZIP - The Book of Judges
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

301. Scripture, Revelation - JUDITH.TXT - The Book of Judith
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

302. Scripture, Revelation - JUDITH.ZIP - The Book of Judith
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

303. Scripture, Revelation - LEVI.TXT - The Book of Leviticus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

304. Scripture, Revelation - LEVI.ZIP - The Book of Leviticus
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

305. Scripture, Revelation - 2ESDRAS.TXT - The Book of Nehemias, which is called the Second of Esdras
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

306. Scripture, Revelation - 2ESDRAS.ZIP - The Book of Nehemias, which is called the Second of Esdras
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

307. Scripture, Revelation - NUMBERS.TXT - The Book of Numbers
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

308. Scripture, Revelation - NUMBERS.ZIP - The Book of Numbers
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

309. Scripture, Revelation - PROVERBS.TXT - The Book of Proverbs
Catholic Software

Douay-Rheims Version. This electronic version was produced by Preserving Christian Publications, Inc. DOUAY BIBLE

310. Scripture, Revelation - PROVERBS.ZIP - The Book of Proverbs
Catholic Software

Douay-Rheims Version. This electronic version was produced by Preserving Christian Publications, Inc. DOUAY BIBLE

311. Scripture, Revelation - PSALMS.TXT - The Book of Psalms
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

312. Scripture, Revelation - PSALMS.ZIP - The Book of Psalms
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

313. Scripture, Revelation - RUTH.TXT - The Book of Ruth
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

314. Scripture, Revelation - TOBIAS.TXT - The Book of Tobias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

315. Scripture, Revelation - TOBIAS.ZIP - The Book of Tobias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

316. Scripture, Revelation - WISDOM.TXT - The Book of Wisdom
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

317. Scripture, Revelation - WISDOM.ZIP - The Book of Wisdom
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

318. Scripture, Revelation - SCAPULAR.TXT - The Brown Scapular
Fr. William Most

The background of the brown scapular is presented by Fr. William Most. MOST BROWN SCAPULAR SABBATINE PRIVILEDGE MARY CARMELITE

319. Scripture, Revelation - DOCIMMOR.TXT - The Doctrine of Immortality in the Old Testament
Joseph W. Koterski, S.J.

A study of the Old Testament notion of the immortality of the soul and the after-life. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

320. Scripture, Revelation - DOCIMMOR.ZIP - The Doctrine of Immortality in the Old Testament
Joseph W. Koterski, S.J.

A study of the Old Testament notion of the immortality of the soul and the after-life. This article was taken from the Mar-Apr. 1996 issue of "Catholic Dossier".

321. Scripture, Revelation - PHILE.TXT - The Epistle of St. Paul to Philemon
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

322. Scripture, Revelation - COLOS.TXT - The Epistle of St. Paul to the Colossians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

323. Scripture, Revelation - EPHE.TXT - The Epistle of St. Paul to the Ephesians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

324. Scripture, Revelation - GALA.TXT - The Epistle of St. Paul to the Galatians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

325. Scripture, Revelation - PHILI.TXT - The Epistle of St. Paul to the Philippians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

326. Scripture, Revelation - 1EPISTJN.TXT - The Epistles of John
Fr. William Most

Commentary on the First Epistle of St. John the Apostle.

327. Scripture, Revelation - 1EPISTJN.ZIP - The Epistles of John
Fr. William Most

Commentary on the First Epistle of St. John the Apostle.

328. Scripture, Revelation - FATHERGD.TXT - The Fatherhood of God
Mark J. Kelly

This Scriptural reflection on Fatherhood shows that establishing or heading a family, feeding it and maintaining it are essential to an understanding of what it means to be a father.

329. Scripture, Revelation - 1ESDRAS.TXT - The First Book of Esdras
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

330. Scripture, Revelation - 1ESDRAS.ZIP - The First Book of Esdras
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

331. Scripture, Revelation - 1MACHA.TXT - The First Book of Machabees
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

332. Scripture, Revelation - 1MACHA.ZIP - The First Book of Machabees
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

333. Scripture, Revelation - 1PARA.TXT - The First Book of Paralipomenon
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

334. Scripture, Revelation - 1PARA.ZIP - The First Book of Paralipomenon
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

335. Scripture, Revelation - 1KINGS.TXT - The First Book of Samuel, otherwise called the First Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

336. Scripture, Revelation - 1KINGS.ZIP - The First Book of Samuel, otherwise called the First Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

337. Scripture, Revelation - 1THES.TXT - The First Epistle of St. Paul to the Thessalonians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

338. Scripture, Revelation - 1TIM.TXT - The First Epistle of St. Paul to Timothy
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

339. Scripture, Revelation - 4KINGS.TXT - The Fourth Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

340. Scripture, Revelation - 4KINGS.ZIP - The Fourth Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

341. Scripture, Revelation - GIFTS.TXT - The Gifts of the Holy Spirit
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most explains the difference between the two great categories or groups of graces: sanctifying, and charismatic. MOST HOLY SPIRIT GRACE SANCTIFYING CHARISMATIC ORDINARY EXTRAORDINARY

342. Scripture, Revelation - CORNMAT1.TXT - The Great Commentary of Cornelius a Lapide: St. Matthew's Gospel Chaps. I-IX
Cornelius Lapide

Translated by Thomas W. Mossman 1995 (from 1908 ed.) Made available by Preserving Christian Publications, Inc.

343. Scripture, Revelation - CORNMAT1.ZIP - The Great Commentary of Cornelius a Lapide: St. Matthew's Gospel Chaps. I-IX
Cornelius Lapide

Translated by Thomas W. Mossman 1995 (from 1908 ed.) Made available by Preserving Christian Publications, Inc.

344. Scripture, Revelation - HIERARCH.TXT - The Hierarchy of Truths & the Truth
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most demonstrates that although there is a hierarchy of truths in the faith, it is another hierarchy that determines what we must believe: the magisterium. MEIER BULTMANN

345. Scripture, Revelation - HIERARCH.ZIP - The Hierarchy of Truths & the Truth
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most demonstrates that although there is a hierarchy of truths in the faith, it is another hierarchy that determines what we must believe: the magisterium. MEIER BULTMANN

346. Scripture, Revelation - INTERLIF.TXT - The Interior Life of Our Lady
Fr. William Most

In this excellent article Fr. Most discusses Mary's interior life, which centered around Her fiat to the will of God.

347. Scripture, Revelation - INTERLIF.ZIP - The Interior Life of Our Lady
Fr. William Most

In this excellent article Fr. Most discusses Mary's interior life, which centered around Her fiat to the will of God.

348. Scripture, Revelation - INTERPRE.HTM - The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church
Mons. Richard Malone, Editor, LOR

The Editor of L'Osservatore Romano, English language edition, reviews the recently published Acts of the Symposium on interpretation of the Bible, held by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, September 1999. HERMENEUTICS REGULA FIDEI EXEGESIS LITERARY GENRE SOLA SCRIPTURA

349. Scripture, Revelation - LAMENT.TXT - The Lamentations of Jeremias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

350. Scripture, Revelation - 14341A.TXT - The Last Supper
Catholic Encyclopedia

The meal held by Christ and His disciples on the eve of His Passion at which He instituted the Holy Eucharist.

351. Scripture, Revelation - HEBREWSM.TXT - The Letter to the Hebrews
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on St. Paul's Letter to the Hebrews. MOST ST PAUL HEBREWS COMMENTARY

352. Scripture, Revelation - HEBREWSM.ZIP - The Letter to the Hebrews
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on St. Paul's Letter to the Hebrews. MOST ST PAUL HEBREWS COMMENTARY

353. Scripture, Revelation - NEW_TEST.ZIP - The New Testament
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. The text in this file was taken with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

354. Scripture, Revelation - 14530A.TXT - The New Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

Covers: Name; Description; Origin; Transmission of the Text; and the Contents, History, and Doctrine.

355. Scripture, Revelation - 14530A.ZIP - The New Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

Covers: Name; Description; Origin; Transmission of the Text; and the Contents, History, and Doctrine.

356. Scripture, Revelation - ELCTNUM.TXT - The Number of Those Saved
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most discusses whether the number of those saved will be few or many. MOST SALVATION NUMBER ELECT

357. Scripture, Revelation - 14526A.ZIP - The Old Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

Considers the meaning of the name and the history of the text.

358. Scripture, Revelation - OLD_TEST.ZIP - The Old Testament
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. The text in this file was taken with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

359. Scripture, Revelation - 14526A.TXT - The Old Testament
Catholic Encyclopedia

Considers the meaning of the name and the history of the text.

360. Scripture, Revelation - GNTLSCAL.TXT - The Old Testament on the Call of the Gentiles
Fr. William Most

Six Old Testament texts from Isaiah, Jonah, and Tobit predicting or foreshadowing the call of the Gentiles.

361. Scripture, Revelation - presbytNT.htm - The Origin of the Presbyterate in the New Testament
David M. Gregson

This essay takes issue with the argument, gaining ground over more than a century, that the Seven ordained in Acts 6 were not the first deacons, as traditionally believed, but the first presbyters. In support of the traditional view, an alternative interpretation is offered which locates the origin of the presbyterate in the Seventy of Luke 10. DIACONATE DIAKONEIN PRIESTHOOD MOSES SEVENTY-TWO ELDERS PRINCES MISSION EUCHARIST MINISTRY ISRAEL CHURCH SANHEDRIN TWELVE APOSTLES JAMES MELCHIZEDEK

362. Scripture, Revelation - PASCHAL.TXT - The Paschal Feast in the Bible
Gerard Sloyan

'The purpose of this book is to open the eyes of Christians to the whole paschal scene, to the full mystery of our redemption which reaches back to the beginnings of the history of Israel. . . . The history of the Old Testament is the history of the people of God.' SLOYAN PASCHAL FEAST BIBLE ISRAEL OLD TESTAMENT PASCHAL LAMB PASCH

363. Scripture, Revelation - PASCHAL.ZIP - The Paschal Feast in the Bible
Gerard Sloyan

'The purpose of this book is to open the eyes of Christians to the whole paschal scene, to the full mystery of our redemption which reaches back to the beginnings of the history of Israel. . . . The history of the Old Testament is the history of the people of God.' SLOYAN PASCHAL FEAST BIBLE ISRAEL OLD TESTAMENT PASCHAL LAMB PASCH

364. Scripture, Revelation - 50PROOFS.TXT - The Pre-Eminence of St. Peter
Dove Armstrong

A list of the New Testament proofs for the primacy of St. Peter. Taken from the January/February 1997 issue of The Catholic Answer.

365. Scripture, Revelation - PRESENCE.TXT - The Presence of Christ
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most discusses the different kinds of presence of Christ on earth and says that the presence of Christ in the Holy Eucharist is the greatest of all. MOST REAL PRESENCE CHRIST EUCHARIST

366. Scripture, Revelation - FR92203.TXT - The Problem of Isaiah 7:14
Rev. William G. Most

Fr. Most thoroughly examines the arguments in favor of interpreting Isaiah 7:14 in a messianic sense. This article was taken from the Summer 1992 issue of "Faith & Reason".

367. Scripture, Revelation - FR92203.ZIP - The Problem of Isaiah 7:14
Rev. William G. Most

Fr. Most thoroughly examines the arguments in favor of interpreting Isaiah 7:14 in a messianic sense. This article was taken from the Summer 1992 issue of "Faith & Reason".

368. Scripture, Revelation - BARUCH.TXT - The Prophecy of Baruch
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

369. Scripture, Revelation - BARUCH.ZIP - The Prophecy of Baruch
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

370. Scripture, Revelation - DANIEL.TXT - The Prophecy of Daniel
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

371. Scripture, Revelation - DANIEL.ZIP - The Prophecy of Daniel
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

372. Scripture, Revelation - EZECHIEL.TXT - The Prophecy of Ezechiel
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

373. Scripture, Revelation - EZECHIEL.ZIP - The Prophecy of Ezechiel
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

374. Scripture, Revelation - HAB.TXT - The Prophecy of Habacuc
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

375. Scripture, Revelation - ISAIAS.TXT - The Prophecy of Isaias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

376. Scripture, Revelation - ISAIAS.ZIP - The Prophecy of Isaias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

377. Scripture, Revelation - JERE.TXT - The Prophecy of Jeremias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

378. Scripture, Revelation - JERE.ZIP - The Prophecy of Jeremias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

379. Scripture, Revelation - JOEL.TXT - The Prophecy of Joel
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

380. Scripture, Revelation - JONAS.TXT - The Prophecy of Jonas
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

381. Scripture, Revelation - MALACH.TXT - The Prophecy of Malachias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

382. Scripture, Revelation - SOPHO.TXT - The Prophecy of Sophonias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

383. Scripture, Revelation - ZACH.TXT - The Prophecy of Zacharias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

384. Scripture, Revelation - ZACH.ZIP - The Prophecy of Zacharias
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

385. Scripture, Revelation - LUTHVER.TXT - The Real Luther
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most examines Luther's rejection of free will and consequent assertion that those damned are so through no fault of their own. BONDAGE OF THE WILL PREDESTINATION

386. Scripture, Revelation - 2MACHA.TXT - The Second Book of Machabees
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

387. Scripture, Revelation - 2MACHA.ZIP - The Second Book of Machabees
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

388. Scripture, Revelation - 2PARALIP.TXT - The Second Book of Paralipomenon
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

389. Scripture, Revelation - 2PARALIP.ZIP - The Second Book of Paralipomenon
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

390. Scripture, Revelation - 2KINGS.TXT - The Second Book of Samuel, otherwise called the Second Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

391. Scripture, Revelation - 2KINGS.ZIP - The Second Book of Samuel, otherwise called the Second Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

392. Scripture, Revelation - 2THES.TXT - The Second Epistle of St. Paul to the Thessalonians
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

393. Scripture, Revelation - 2TIM.TXT - The Second Epistle of St. Paul to Timothy
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

394. Scripture, Revelation - REVSTRUC.TXT - The Structure of Revelation
James Akin

The amazing literary architecture of the most tightly structured book in the New Testament.

395. Scripture, Revelation - REVSTRUC.ZIP - The Structure of Revelation
James Akin

The amazing literary architecture of the most tightly structured book in the New Testament.

396. Scripture, Revelation - MATTHEWM.TXT - The Thought of St. Matthew
Fr. William Most

Commentary on the Gospel of St. Matthew.

397. Scripture, Revelation - MATTHEWM.ZIP - The Thought of St. Matthew
Fr. William Most

Commentary on the Gospel of St. Matthew.

398. Scripture, Revelation - TWOPILL.TXT - The Two Pillars of Rome
John W. Moran, S.S.

Rationalists and Modernists have spent much labor in trying to find differences between the theological views of St. Paul and the Synoptics. They have been well refuted by Catholic and by not a few non-Catholic scholars. The present article proposes to establish the identity of the theological tenets of St. Peter and St. Paul.

399. Scripture, Revelation - UNSPOKEN.TXT - The Unspoken Promise
John Young

'It is not biblical scholarship that leads to novel conclusions; it is the erroneous rejection of the supernatural.' Taken from the April 1995 issue of 'Religious Life.' YOUNG BIBLE SCHOLARSHIP HISTORICITY INFANCY NARRATIVES

400. Scripture, Revelation - WISINTRO.TXT - The Wisdom Literature
Fr. William Most

The Hebrew division of the Bible has three parts: the Law, the Prophets, the Writings. Within the writings are seven books which are commonly called wisdom books: ,Proverbs, Job, Psalms, Ecclesiastes (Qoholeth), Song of Songs, Wisdom, Sirach (Ecclesiasticus).

401. Scripture, Revelation - TACITUS.TXT - The Wisdom of Tacitus
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most compares Tacitus's observations with writings from the Book of Wisdom.

402. Scripture, Revelation - scripamersing.htm - The Word of God Inspires American Songwriters
Luca Miele

"The Bible has supplied images, symbols, an entire language, as befits a fundamental text adopted by some of the more meaningful American voices." In this article, scriptural allusions are cited from songs of well-known popular singers of recent times. JOHNNY CASH WOODY GUTHRIE PETE SEEGER BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN BOB DYLAN TOM WAIT

403. Scripture, Revelation - REV601.TXT - Theolgy 601: The Living God
Fr. William Most

Covering Revelation, the Nature of God, Creation, Original Sin, the Election of Israel, and the Holy Trinity.

404. Scripture, Revelation - REV601.ZIP - Theolgy 601: The Living God
Fr. William Most

Covering Revelation, the Nature of God, Creation, Original Sin, the Election of Israel, and the Holy Trinity.

405. Scripture, Revelation - LG603.TXT - Theolgy 603: The Holy Spirit and the Church
Fr. William Most

A study of the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, Lumen Gentium, including the doctrinal authority of Vatican II and levels of teaching. The Appendix includes a summary of the Decree on Ecumenism, the Declaration on Religious Liberty, the Fathers and Magisterium on membership in the Church, and the Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation. DEI VERBUM

406. Scripture, Revelation - LG603.ZIP - Theolgy 603: The Holy Spirit and the Church
Fr. William Most

A study of the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, Lumen Gentium, including the doctrinal authority of Vatican II and levels of teaching. The Appendix includes a summary of the Decree on Ecumenism, the Declaration on Religious Liberty, the Fathers and Magisterium on membership in the Church, and the Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation. DEI VERBUM

407. Scripture, Revelation - 3KINGS.TXT - TheThird Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

408. Scripture, Revelation - 3KINGS.ZIP - TheThird Book of Kings
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

409. Scripture, Revelation - 3JOHN.TXT - Third Epistle of St. John the Apostle
Catholic Software

Text and footnotes are from the 1899 version of the Douay-Rheims Bible. Used with permission from Catholic Software's Douay Bible program, a complete multimedia Bible for the PC.

410. Scripture, Revelation - zbibliteracy.htm - Toward Biblical Literacy
ZENIT

Although there has been increased interest in the Bible since the Second Vatican Council, most Catholics are still not "drinking deeply" of the Word of God, says theologian Mary Healy. Healy is one of the two general editors of Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture (CCSS), a series of 17 volumes of commentary on the books of the New Testament. In this interview with ZENIT, Healy explains the genesis and development of the series. SCRIPTURE EXEGESIS TRADITION LITERALISM DEI VERBUM

411. Scripture, Revelation - ADTHEO.TXT - Towards an Adult Theology
Fr. William Most

This article, by Fr. William Most, is taken from HOMILETIC & PASTORAL REVIEW, July 1971. 'Some theologians, by neglecting the true method of theology and by going against the magisterium, show clear signs of adolescence.' MOST THEOLOGY DISSENT HOMILETIC & PASTORAL REVIEW

412. Scripture, Revelation - FEENEY.TXT - Tragic Errors of Leonard Feeney
Fr. William Most

File prepared by Fr. Most on the errors of Fr. Leonard Feeny and his followers. LEONARD FEENEY FEENEYITES SALVATION CHURCH ERROR

413. Scripture, Revelation - FEENEY.ZIP - Tragic Errors of Leonard Feeney
Fr. William Most

File prepared by Fr. Most on the errors of Fr. Leonard Feeny and his followers. LEONARD FEENEY FEENEYITES SALVATION CHURCH ERROR

414. Scripture, Revelation - WIVESIST.HTM - Translation of Paul 1 COR 9:6 - Wives or Sisters?
Fr Anthony Zimmerman, S.T.D.

Fr Zimmerman shows the interpretive bias evident in many translations of the text in question, that would have the Apostles taking wives, rather than "sisterly assistants" on their missions. WOMEN CONJUGAL CELIBACY

415. Scripture, Revelation - INFANT.TXT - Unbaptized Infants
Fr. William G. Most

Fr. Most's notes on certain technical aspects of the question of the salvation of unbaptized infants. INFANTS BAPTISM LIMBO SALVATION GOD MOST

416. Scripture, Revelation - UNFORGIV.TXT - Unforgivable Sin?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most answers the question, "Is there really a sin that God will not forgive?" He explains that, "On His part, no, there is no such a thing. But on the side of the sinner, there definitely is, and many today are getting into it." SPIRIT SIN FORGIVENESS SCRIPTURE

417. Scripture, Revelation - UNSCRIPT.TXT - Unscriptural Marian Doctrine?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most shows that Mary's cooperative role is evidenced in Scripture. This article appeared in the May 1994 issue of 'The Homiletic & Pastoral Review.

418. Scripture, Revelation - MARSCR.TXT - Unscriptural Marian Doctrine?
Fr. William Most

An examination and reflection on the Scriptural evidence for the Catholic view of Mary. Defends the Church against the charge of Protestants that Marian theology is unscriptural. MARY SCRIPTURE MOST PROTESTANT CATHOLIC DOCTRINE

419. Scripture, Revelation - INTEREST.HTM - Urges Deeper Interest in Sacred Scripture
Most Rev. Donald Herlihy, Bishop of Ferns

Bishop Herlihy gives a synopsis of the Church's doctrine on Sacred Scripture. Love of Scripture is proportional to knowledge of it, and "ignorance of the Scriptures is ignorance of Christ" (St. Jerome). BIBLE INSPIRATION TRANSLATIONS MASS LITURGY WORD

420. Scripture, Revelation - ZDEIVERB.HTM - Vatican II 40 Years Later: Dei Verbum
ZENIT

Forty years after the Second Vatican Council, ZENIT asked Church leaders and prominent laity to reflect on the main documents of the council. Here, in 2003, ZENIT spoke with Scott Hahn about Dei Verbum, the dogmatic constitution on divine revelation. Hahn is professor of Scripture and theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville and holds the Pio Cardinal Laghi Chair at the Pontifical College Josephinum. BIBLE SALVATION TRINITY TRADITION MAGISTERIUM

421. Scripture, Revelation - ATNMEN.TXT - Vicarious Atonement
Fr. William Most

Notes on the passages in Scripture which shed light on the idea of vicarious atonement, that is, the atonement by one person for the sins of another. SIN MOST ATONEMENT SCRIPTURE

422. Scripture, Revelation - MERIT.TXT - What Is Merit?
Fr. William Most

An enlightening discussion by Fr. William Most about grace and merit. MERIT MOST GRACE

423. Scripture, Revelation - zbiblvanh.htm - What Is Needed for a Bible Comeback
ZENIT

For the Bible to become an integral part of Catholics' spiritual life, education and meditation are the two things needed, according to a renowned biblical scholar who is a participant in the synod of bishops on the word of God, October 2008. Cardinal Albert Vanhoye, a Jesuit priest and former rector of the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome and former secretary of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, spoke with ZENIT about sacred Scripture in a two-part interview, conducted by Father Lucas Teixeira. LECTIO DIVINA EXEGESIS PSALMS HEBREWS GOSPEL OF JOHN TRADITION ECUMENISM PROTESTANTS

424. Scripture, Revelation - CHURCHSA.TXT - Which Church Saves?
Fr. Willim Most

Fr. William Most discusses salvation, Luther and the Bible and refutes Protestant errors on these beliefs. MOST CHURCH SALVATION LUTHER PROTESTANT BIBLE JUSTIFICATION SAVED

425. Scripture, Revelation - ARIUS.TXT - Why Did Arius Die Such a Death?
Fr. Valentine Long

Interesting article by Fr. Long on the unusual death of Arius. LONG ARIUS HERETIC

426. Scripture, Revelation - DULLMASS.TXT - Why is Mass Uninteresting?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most addresses this complaint voiced by young people and provides an excellent answer. MASS TEENAGERS SPIRITUALITY CROSS SACRIFICE REVERENCE

427. Scripture, Revelation - DULLMASS.ZIP - Why is Mass Uninteresting?
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most addresses this complaint voiced by young people and provides an excellent answer. MASS TEENAGERS SPIRITUALITY CROSS SACRIFICE REVERENCE

428. Scripture, Revelation - WISDOM1.TXT - Wisdom of Solomon
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the Book of Wisdom.

429. Scripture, Revelation - WISDOM1.ZIP - Wisdom of Solomon
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the Book of Wisdom.

430. Scripture, Revelation - SOLOMON.TXT - Wisdom of Solomon
Fr. William Most



431. Scripture, Revelation - OTRANTO.TXT - Women Priests?
Fr. William Most

Were there women priests in the early Church? Fr. Most refutes Professor Giorgio Otranto assertion that there were and shows that he 'ignores the fact that it is not abuses that determine doctrine, but the Magisterium.' And Father shows that the doctrinal statements are entirely uniform in condemning the ordination of women.

432. Scripture, Revelation - OTRANTO.ZIP - Women Priests?
Fr. William Most

Were there women priests in the early Church? Fr. Most refutes Professor Giorgio Otranto assertion that there were and shows that he 'ignores the fact that it is not abuses that determine doctrine, but the Magisterium.' And Father shows that the doctrinal statements are entirely uniform in condemning the ordination of women.

433. Scripture, Revelation - ZECHARIA.TXT - Zechariah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the book of Zechariah. OLD TESTAMENT PROPHET

434. Scripture, Revelation - ZECHARIA.ZIP - Zechariah
Fr. William Most

Fr. Most's commentary on the book of Zechariah. OLD TESTAMENT PROPHET