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Common Beliefs - 8 August 2016

So today 2 guys, Jie Ming & Jeremy (I hope I spelt your name right) came up to me asked me whether I was a Christian. Told them I was a Catholic. Well, but they still sat down with me and talked to me about their faith in Jesus. Talk about Ecumenical discussion right there.

They showed me a chapter from 1 John 5: 11-12 which states:
"And this is the testimony: God gave us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.12 Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life."

Truly, that is one of the beliefs in the faith, and it's something I'm proud to say that we all, Catholics & Christians alike share.

Though, what is eternal life? They told me that just by believing in Christ, it brings us eternal life. My view however, came from the creed. And the fact that by His Death & Resurrection He has given us a clean slate.

"He will come again to judge the living & the dead, and His Kingdom will have no end."
Yes, he w…