Our apologetics article for this week takes a look at the Church teaching around the priesthood and examines why ideed you ARE a priest!
Why the Church Needs Priests
By: James Rutherford
As the Jubilee Year of the Priest begins, Catholics all over the world are making plans to honor religious saints and heroes as well as their own pastors who serve their parishes everyday. But many of our Protestant brothers and sisters are probably wondering why these celebrations are necessary when the establishment of the priesthood seems to contradict the intentions of Christ in the New Testament.
WHAT WILL YOU SAY when they ask you to defend the doctrine of the priesthood?
Read the entire article here.
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