Catholicism--The TruthI often hear people saying "The Catholic and the Christians."Catholicism--The Truth9 years ago in Scraps More Like This
Why is this untrue? Catholics ARE Christians. The dictionary.com definition of a Christian is "One who professes belief in Jesus as Christ or follows the religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus."
Does this apply to Catholics? Absolutely. Catholics believe in Jesus and follow his teachings. So, Catholicism is a Christian denomination.
It's also been said that Catholics don't believe in God. This is a blatant lie. So, what do Catholics believe? The Nicene Creed can answer that quite easily, and is said at nearly every Catholic service.
The Nicene Creed:
"We believe in one God, the Father, the Almighty,
Maker of heaven and earth, of all that is seen and unseen.
We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only Son of God,
eternally begotten of the Father, God from God, Light from Light,
true God from true God, begotten, not made, one in Being with the Father.
Through him all things were made.
For us men and for our salva