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Catholic-Hierarchy: Its Bishops and Dioceses, Current and Past

Catholic-Hierarchy: Its Bishops and Dioceses, Current and Past

The Religion Teacher | Catholic Religious Education Sacramentum Vitae Director's Take Whispers in the Loggia Article Pagan/Occult Symbols A-Z (Intro) Author: Kerr Cuhulain Posted: July 4th. 2004 Times Viewed: 20,778 Throughout the Witch Hunts series I've showed you checklists taken from the large number of books and manuals meant to educate the public and law enforcement agencies on the "dangers of the occult". Most of those that I have collected over the past two decades are appallingly inaccurate. The few that have any factual basis are so short that they are virtually useless. One of the first such manuals that I collected was the Law Enforcement Guide to Occult-Related Crime, written by Sgt. Apart from this Anderson's manual looks very professional, but to the informed reader it is full of surprises. Five of Anderson's "signs of the zodiac" are actually symbols used by astrologers to mark what they call "aspects". Curiously, Anderson names the correct twelve signs of the zodiac elsewhere in the text. "Dragon's Teeth- Mountains. Continue on to Definitions... Footnotes...

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Kids :: World Religions There is special information and activities contained within for teachers. Teachers please visit our Activities section. What is religion? What is a spiritual tradition? Religion is all or some of the attributes described below. Religion is different for different people and cultures. a way of explaining the mysteries of life how the world was created why it was created why there is life and death what happens when people die why there is suffering a way of explaining a supreme power or absolute power, whether impersonal or personal, nameable or not a way of explaining who or what created the world and all the living beings a way of describing a dimension beyond the physical world -- the spiritual world a way of explaining how to lead a good life on Earth and in an afterlife these codes of behavior are often written in sacred documents or passed down through oral tradition Matthew 5:1-12 MSG - You’re Blessed - When Jesus saw his You’re Blessed 5 1-2 When Jesus saw his ministry drawing huge crowds, he climbed a hillside. Those who were apprenticed to him, the committed, climbed with him. Arriving at a quiet place, he sat down and taught his climbing companions. 3 “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. 4 “You’re blessed when you feel you’ve lost what is most dear to you. 5 “You’re blessed when you’re content with just who you are—no more, no less. 6 “You’re blessed when you’ve worked up a good appetite for God. 7 “You’re blessed when you care. 8 “You’re blessed when you get your inside world—your mind and heart—put right. 9 “You’re blessed when you can show people how to cooperate instead of compete or fight. 10 “You’re blessed when your commitment to God provokes persecution. 11-12 “Not only that—count yourselves blessed every time people put you down or throw you out or speak lies about you to discredit me.

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