2018 03 11 Pastor Steve Mitchell "Rome's Deception: Concerning Catholicism"
This morning's sermon promises to be a little different as we deal with a controversial topical look at the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. We are taking a foray into these waters for needful reasons that will be explained. We' ll resume our teachings from the Sermon on the Mount next Sunday.
Sermon Title: Rome's Deception: Concerns Regarding Catholicism
RomescDeception: concerning Catholicism
The Catholic church is the one true church?
Only the Roman Catholic Church has authority to interpret Scripture?
The Pope is the head of the church and has the authority of Christ?
Pope called vicar of Christ?
Rom. 3:23 All have sinned...
The Roman Catholic Church is necessary for salvation?
Sacred Tradition equal to scripture?
Forgiveness of sins, salvation, is by faith and works?
Full benefit of Salvation is only through the Roman Catholic Church?
Penance is necessary for salvation?
Mary, Queen of Heaven
Jer. 7:18,44:17-25 of ashtoreth
Praying the rosary,venerating saints?
1 tim. 2:5. One God, One Mediator
Venerating statues, Paul says they're demons
1 Cor. 10:14-22
Lk. 5:17, 6:19, 8:46
All of these systems and beliefs comprise another gospel
Danger of the Mass and the Eucharistic Christ
. 1 Cor. 15:3-6
. Lk. 24:50-51
. Heb. 10:12-13
. Heb. 1:1-3
Mt. 24: 15-28