Does the Church support the death penalty?

Quick Answer: In a way, Yes. This is a somewhat technical question that requires great attention. The Church consider’s the death penalty as a way for the State to defend itself; a society’s version of self-defense. Everyone knows that each person has the right to protect themselves from any lethal attack. The death penalty is

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When is it okay to work on Sundays?

The Church teaches the necessity of resting from servile work on Sundays. We remember that even God rested after Creation: “He rested on the seventh day from all the work which he had done” Genesis 2:2 Because of this the Church obligates her members to rest on the Lord’s day. The Canon Law states: “On

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When did the Sabbath day change to Sunday?

First of all, one must note that there are two kinds of laws in the Old Testament: moral precepts and ceremonial precepts. Christians believe that, through his suffering, death, and resurrection, Jesus has freed us from the observance of the ceremonial precepts. The Sabbath law of the Ten Commandments includes both a moral precept and

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