Catholicism and Adventism
824 views | +3 today
Follow
Catholicism and Adventism
Discussing Seventh-day Adventism from a Catholic and biblical perspective, and then just some other stuff too
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Why Sunday is an improvement on the sabbath

Why Sunday is an improvement on the sabbath | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it

With no weekly 7th day sabbath under the New Covenant, Christians chose the most important day of the week to hold as special - Sunday, the day Jesus rose...

Stephen Korsman's insight:
Sunday is better.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

The Law of God vs the Law of Moses

The Law of God vs the Law of Moses | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists like to distinguish between the law of God and the law of Moses, between a moral law and a ceremonial law.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
According to Adventist logic, the laws prohibiting taunting blind and deaf people are ceremonial laws abolished at the Cross.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Did Catholics change the Bible?

Did Catholics change the Bible? | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Someone emailed me and wrote: The Ten Commandments in Exodus 20 in the Torah match the Ten Commandments in the KJV and all the protestant bibles. That i
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Catholics and the Bible
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

God’s visible grace

God’s visible grace | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Guest post at the blog Reinventing the Adventist Wheel.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
My guest post at RitAW.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

A sabbath commandment in Revelation?

A sabbath commandment in Revelation? | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists sometimes claim that Revelation shows sabbath keeping by Christians.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Adventists read into the Bible what isn't there.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Vicarius Filii Dei and 666

Vicarius Filii Dei and 666 | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists like to present a fake papal title as evidence that the papacy is linked to the number 666 found in Revelation 13:18.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
More rebuttals of Adventist propaganda
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Galatians 4: Adventists are Hagar, Christians are Sarah

Galatians 4: Adventists are Hagar, Christians are Sarah | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
The other side, those who are Hagar's children - Muslims and Adventists - are in bondage, following the covenant at Sinai. That's a huge revelatio
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Adventist theology follows what St Paul compared to Hagar, the wife of Abraham.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

How the Early Church Disproves Protestant Claims About the Eucharist and the Church – Shameless Popery

How the Early Church Disproves Protestant Claims About the Eucharist and the Church – Shameless Popery | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Fr Joe has yet another insightful post on the Early Church and the Eucharist.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Adventist misrepresentation of St Patrick

Adventist misrepresentation of St Patrick | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
St Patrick is imagined to be a Sabbath keeper by many Adventists. The two writings we have of his, the Confession of St Patrick and his Letter t
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Again, Adventist misinformation abounds.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

You will be with me in paradise today

You will be with me in paradise today | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Jesus to the repentant thief on the cross:

Luke 23:43 (KJV) - And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me i
Stephen Korsman's insight:
The Adventist comma is very much misplaced.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Adventists make a graven image

Adventists make a graven image | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists in the Dominican Republic have made a graven image to teach people about the Bible.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
If Adventists can do it, Catholics can too.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

10 Commandments, Pentecost, and the Holy Spirit

10 Commandments, Pentecost, and the Holy Spirit | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
By various means, people have calculated that it was 50 days (inclusive) after Passover that the 10 Commandments were give by God to Moses.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Share your insight
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Refuting an Adventist theory without providing a replacement theory

Refuting an Adventist theory without providing a replacement theory | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
I was told that I was being unreasonable in not providing an alternative theory for Daniel's prophecies. If I wanted to refute Adventism's interpretatio
Stephen Korsman's insight:
A point of logic that escapes many Adventists
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Christian holy days – a gift to Jesus

Christian holy days – a gift to Jesus | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists, and others, dislike the way the Catholic Church has set aside various days of the year for celebrating Jesus Christ. They label such things a
Stephen Korsman's insight:
There's nothing wrong with Christmas.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Jesus’ brothers and sisters

Jesus’ brothers and sisters | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
To complete the collection of posts I have on the virginity of Mary, I'll address the brothers of Jesus named in the Bible.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Jesus was Mary's only child
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

A simple explanation of justification

A simple explanation of justification | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
While Catholics and Lutherans (and some other Protestants) have agreed that both sides mean the same thing when they use different words, there remain
Stephen Korsman's insight:
A simple explanation of justification
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

God reaching out through space and time

God reaching out through space and time | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Guest post at the blog Reinventing the Adventist Wheel.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Sacraments and Sacramentals
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Does the pope claim to be God on earth?

Does the pope claim to be God on earth? | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists, and other anti-Catholics, claim that popes have taught that they are God. Anyone who knows anything about the Catholic Church knows that th
Stephen Korsman's insight:
In short, NO.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Free ebook – Catholic Discussion of Seventh-day Adventism

Free ebook – Catholic Discussion of Seventh-day Adventism | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
It has been suggested to me over time that I write a book on Adventism. At last I've put together the more important posts from this blog into an ebook
Stephen Korsman's insight:
My ebook is online :-)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Matt 5 vs Heb 7 – who is right?

Matt 5 vs Heb 7 – who is right? | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Matthew 5 says not one jot or tittle will pass from the law until all is fulfilled and until the heavens and earth pass away. Adventists claim, then, tha
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Adventists pit Matt 5 against Heb 7, so what end?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Socrates and Sozomen on Christian observance of the Sabbath

Socrates and Sozomen on Christian observance of the Sabbath | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Adventists quote selectively to make it look like many Christians assembled on the sabbath, every sabbath. It's clear from the source documents that the
Stephen Korsman's insight:
And once again, Adventists selectively quote historical texts to make it look like Christians kept the sabbath.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Adventist misrepresentation of The Constitutions of the Holy Apostles

Adventist misrepresentation of The Constitutions of the Holy Apostles | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
The section Adventists quote is about the 10 commandments, and amongst the 10 commandments is the commandment about keeping the sabbath. The document i
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Adventists misrepresent the Catholic Church ... it's the norm.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

A supposedly rich Vatican

A supposedly rich Vatican | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
People sometimes complain that the Vatican is rich, and should sell all their stuff and donate the money to the poor. This article shows what drivel tha
Stephen Korsman's insight:
The Vatican is not rich!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

Mary, the Ark of the New Covenant

Mary, the Ark of the New Covenant | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
In the Old Testament, the Ark of the Covenant contained the glory of God.  In the New Testament, the Ark of the New Covenant contained God himself i
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Stephen Korsman
Scoop.it!

A Catholic understanding of St John’s Revelation

A Catholic understanding of St John’s Revelation | Catholicism and Adventism | Scoop.it
Previously I was asked about my understanding of the end times and the correct interpretation of Revelation.
Stephen Korsman's insight:
Share your insight
more...
No comment yet.