"It seems to me that you're confused about what you believe because you already have decided what to believe before understanding it. By all means, remove yourself from a crowd full of destructive life habits, but that doesn't…"
"Kenneth, get to a parish. You need to go to Confession, go to Mass, and get into your faith. Get connected with your parish priest. Confession is gonna be your best friend.
"Do it yourself" is not only the absolute worse advice for a…"
"Go to Confession... and make it a habit. Receive the Eucharist as often as possible. Keep praying.
Also, check to see if a nearby parish has a good Bible study group or something... something that will get you socializing with other…"
"As a fellow Catholic I want to point out that our faith has many powerful tools to help you; not the least of which is the Sacrament of Reconciliation. As others have said, get back into the habit of going to Mass.
I'd also recommend finding a…"
"You've already done enough. You've made it known to him, and her, that he's not being very civil. Admittedly, not in the most civil way, yourself, probably would have been better to leave it alone. Still, you did…"
I found myself in a similar situation last year. For years I was part of the "New Age" movement- manifest your destiny, everything has a reason, spiritualism and relativism, humanistic ideas- basically a theology based on the…"
"I tend to think of it as a three strikes rule. Can't do it infinitely, and pre-banned users are on a shorter leash. At any rate, we've made too many exceptions in the past to be hard-asses about it now. "
"Fair enough, I agree so I deleted the post.
I will just stick with the point that I was immediately banned after criticizing Sir's mod actions and suggesting that another member would be better as a mod, so the ban seemed spiteful and…"
"I'm not sure why this devolved into such as pissing match. I'll try to recap.
To me it seems like you want a black/white answer that "being gay is easier today than it was 50 years ago".
My argument is that, yes in some ways it…"
""there isn't a single one which is "supreme", and this tied in with the idea that there were no "universal laws"
Many polytheistic religions tend to have gods who relate to aspects of a whole. That is, they are…"