By Frs. Rumble and Carty
When did the Church established by Jesus Christ get the name Catholic?
Christ left the adoption of a name for His Church to those whom he commissioned to teach all nations. Christ called the spiritual society He established, "My Church" (Mt. xvi, 18), "the Church" (Mt. xviii, 17).
In order to have a distinction between the Church and the Synagogue and to have a distinguishing name from those embracing Judaic and Gnostic errors we find St. Ignatius (50-107 A.D.) using the Greek word "Katholicos" (universal) to describe the universality of the Church established by Christ. St. Ignatius was appointed Bishop of Antioch by St.Peter, the Bishop of Rome. It is in his writtings that we find the word Catholic used for the first time. St. Augustine, when speaking about the Church of Christ, calls it the Catholic Church 240 times in his writings.
Church Quizzes. 91 Questions and Answers on the Catholic Church as the one,
true Church of Christ--proofs, Scriptural basis, origin of the word "Catholic,"
four marks of the Church (one, holy, Catholic, apostolic), "errors"
in the Church, "bad popes," St. Peter, can Protestants be saved, etc.
How to order this Book
Catholic Apologetics - Main Section
Roman Catholic Books
A Philosophic Defense and Explanation of the Catholic Religion
By Msgr. Paul J. Glenn, Ph.D., S.T.D.
TRUE CHURCH QUIZZES by Frs. Rumble and Carty
BIBLE QUIZZES By Frs. Rumble and Carty
BIRTH PREVENTION QUIZZES By Frs. Rumble and Carty
VIRGIN AND STATUE WORSHIP BY Frs. Rumble and Carty
CONFESSION QUIZZES By Frs. Rumble and Carty
EUCHARIST QUIZZES By Frs. Rumble and Carty
HELL QUIZZES By Frs. Rumble and Carty
QUIZZES, PURGATORY QUIZZES, TRUE CHURCH QUIZZES,
VIRGIN AND STATUE WORSHIP, By Frs. Rumble and Carty
THE CATHOLIC ANSWER TO THE JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES A Challenge Accepted By Louise D'Angelo
CATHOLIC APOLOGETICS TODAY By Fr. William Most
THE CATHOLIC CHURCH HAS THE ANSWER By Fr. Whitcomb
THE CATHOLIC CONTROVERSY By St. Francis de Sales
CHATS WITH CONVERTS A Complete Explanation and Proof of Catholic Belief By Fr. M.D. Forrest, M.S.C. Preface By Bishop Sheen
COLLEGE APOLOGETICS Proof of the Truth of the Catholic Faith By Fr. Anthony F. Alexander
CONFESSION OF A ROMAN CATHOLIC (Our Top #1 book, every year, for over 15 years: The Best Catholic Book of The Year) By Whitcomb
THE FAITH OF OUR FATHERS By James Cardinal Gibbons
HELL plus HOW TO AVOID HELL By Fr. F.X. Schouppe, S.J. & Thomas A. Nelson
THE INCREDIBLE CREED OF THE JEHOVAH WITNESSES By Rev. Leslie Rumble
RADIO REPLIES By Frs. Rumble & Carty
REBUILDING A LOST FAITH BY AN AMERICAN AGNOSTIC By John L. Stoddard
WHAT FAITH REALLY MEANS By Rev. Henry G. Graham, M.A.
CATHOLIC APOLOGETICS Book IV By Fr. John Laux, M.A.
CHIEF TRUTHS OF THE FAITH A Course in Religion, Book I By Fr. John Laux, M.A.
MASS AND THE SACRAMENTS A COURSE IN RELIGION BOOK II By Fr. John Laux, M.A.
CATHOLIC MORALITY A Course in Religion, Book III By Fr. John Laux, M.A.
True Church and Bible
Album "ALL MY LOVE TO YOU JESUS"
by Catholic Recording Artist Rafael Brom
HLI Pro-Life Material - Pro-life Books, Audio Tapes, CDs, DVDs and Videos
DVDs Ever Made
Padre Pio and Sr. Faustina
by Award Winning Film Director J. Paddy Nolan of JPN
3 Documentary Films in one DVD
a JPN Production
Each over 2 Hours Long
and Most Complete 2 DVDs on
Padre Pio and Sr. Faustina Ever Made
Each DVD Over 2 Hours Long
BOOK OF DESTINY By Fr. H.B. Kramer
CATHOLIC PROPHECY THE COMING CHASTISEMENT By Yves Dupont
FORTY DREAMS OF ST. JOHN BOSCO By St. John Bosco
HISTORY OF ANTICHRIST By Fr. P. Huchede
LIFE OF ANNE CATHERINE EMMERICH By Rev. C. E. Schmoeger, C.SS.R.
THE PROPHECIES OF ST. MALACHY
PROPHECY FOR TODAY By Edward Connor (compiler)
THE PROPHETS AND OUR TIMES By Fr. R. Gerald Culleton
THE REIGN OF ANTICHRIST By Fr. R. Gerald Culleton
Divine Mercy and Sr. Faustina (DVD Videos and Books)
Padre Pio (Videos)
Medjugorje - The Queen of Peace (Videos, Books and Audio Tapes)
Prophecy of The Third Secret of Fatima
The Kingdom of the Bride
"Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, truly present in the Holy Eucharist, I consecrate
my body and soul to be entirely one with Your Heart being sacrificed at every
instant on all the altars of the world and giving praise to the Father, pleading
for the coming of His Kingdom."
(OUR LADY OF AKITA, JAPAN)
Photos from movie "The Passion of the Christ" directed by Mel Gibson
Text of The Third Secret of Fatima - Complete Report
Books and Videos on Padre Pio
Videos and Books on Sr. Faustina and Divine Mercy plus Diary of Sr. Faustina
CATHOLIC BIBLES - Family Bibles, Spanish Bibles, Church, School and Study Bible Edidions
Bishop Fulton Sheen - Audio CDs, Videos and Books
THE DOUAY-RHEIMS BIBLE - Now in Large Print!
Why Should You Read Only the Douay-Rheims Catholic Translation of the Bible?
Christian Music of Catholic Recording Artists
Home Page / Statues / Crucifixes / Catholic Resources / Catholic Videos / Catholic Books / Catholic Audio CDs / Christian Music / Catholic News / Angels / Anti-Semitism / Animated 1 / Animated 2 / Animated films for Children - The New Testament / Animated - The Old Testament / Apparitions of Blessed Virgin Mary / Apologetics / Art Gallery / Audio Tapes / The Beatification of Padre Pio - by Award British Film Director J. Paddy Nolan / Hilaire Belloc / Bible / Bibles / Books on Bible / Bishop Fulton Sheen / Books / Books on Divine Mercy / A Catholic Theme Park / Children and Youth - Animated / Church Documents / Church History / Creation vs Evolution / The Creature from Jekyll Island / Devil - Satan / Catholic Family Resources / Divine Mercy / Diary of Sister Faustina / Dr. Bernard Nathanson / Errors - Problems of Modern Times / Eucharist and the Mass / Family and Marriage / Fr. Aloysius Ellacuria / Freemasonry / Garabandal / Gifts / Gods of the New Age / Global Tyranny / Health / Hell, Heaven and Purgatory / Home Schooling / John Paul II Collection / Joan of Arc / Journeys of the Soul / Latest Message / Marianland / Marian / Marian Videos / Mariology / Charismatic / Marx and Satan / Medjugorje Miracles and the Message / Miracles in Catholic Church / Money System / Mother Teresa / Music / Free MP3 Music Samples / Yoga Conspiracy of the New Age Movement / One World Government / Padre Pio (Videos) / Padre Pio (Books) / Pious Publications / The Priesthood / Pro-Life Videos and DVDs / Pro-Life Books / Prophecy / Prophecy of The Third Secret of Fatima / Rafael's Art Gallery / Prof. Libor Brom / Religious Education-Adult / Religious Education-Grade School / Religious Education - High School / Rock/Pop Music, MTV, Hollywood, Satan and Antichrist / ROSARY / Saints Part 1 / Saints Part 2 / Saints Part 3 / St. Patrick Apostle of Ireland / Scott Hahn, Kimberly Hahn, Bishop Sheen AudioCDs and DVDs / Shocking Videos / Spanish Videos / Spiritual Life / Sr. Faustina / Stigmata and Stigmatists / Theology / True Church and Bible / The UN's Crusade Against God and Family / Vatican II / Videos - Main Section / J. Paddy Nolan / Wayne Weible - Medjugorje Apparitions - Medjugorje / Latest news / Sin and Repentance / Fr. Faber / Marian DVDs and Videos as Seen on EWTN TV Network of Mother Angelica - Catholic TV Network by Mother Angelica / Mother Teresa /
Venerable Mary of Agreda (17th Century)
It was revealed to me that through the intercession of the Mother of God, all heresies will disappear. This victory over heresies has been reserved by Christ for His Blessed Mother... Before the Second Coming of Christ, Mary must, more than ever, shine in mercy, might and grace in order to bring unbelievers into the Catholic Faith.