Monthly Archives: March 2015

Catholic Myth 6 – The Catholic Church Rejected Books from the Bible that Disagreed with Them

This myth postulates that the Catholic Church chose only certain books to go into the Bible; namely, ones which already agreed with their own doctrines.  Moreover, they destroyed any other book that threatened their power.  Some of the books they … Continue reading

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Catholic Myth 5 – The Catholic Church Still Has a Problem with Sex Abuse

Is the Catholic Church safe for kids?  Why is there an inordinate amount of abuse in this particular organization?  Why does the problem persist even today?  To ask these questions is to give into the myths that the media and … Continue reading

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Catholic Myth #4: The Crusades Were Unprovoked Attacks Against Peaceful Muslims

Just because something is repeated over and over again does not make it true.  The same is true here with the Crusades. In reality, the Crusades were wars of self-defense against the Muslims.  Here are the real facts: Every historian … Continue reading

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Myth #3 Constantine Started the Catholic Church

Many fundamentalists erroneously believe that the pagan Emperor Constantine invented the Catholic Church around 317 A.D. by blending paganism and Christianity.  However, there is no historical basis for this whatsoever.  The reality is that the Catholic Church was started by … Continue reading

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Catholic Myth #2: The Catholic Church Prevented Learning in the Dark Ages

Throughout the “Dark Ages,” there was a great light: the Catholic Church!  Far from preventing learning, the Catholic Church actually furthered education more than any other institution in the world.  The Church made learning more widely available for the common … Continue reading

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Catholic Myth #1: The Catholic Church is Against Science

The Catholic Church has never been against science or scientific progress.  Did you know that the Vatican has one of the oldest and largest scientific observatories in the whole world?  Did you know that the Catholic Church donated more money … Continue reading

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