Did Noah Really Live to Be 950? – Community in Mission : Community in Mission

http://blog.adw.org/2017/02/noah-really-live-950/ A fascinating post from Msgr. Charles Pope of the Archdiocese of Washington wherein he explores the long lifespans of Old Testament patriarchs. Unbeknownst to him, he reiterates my own theory that the ages should be taken at face value and that the decline in lifespan is a direct result of sin entering the world […]

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Why has the Catholic Church never recognised St Patrick as an “official ” Saint?

Erik Mojica St. Patrick is a recognized (declared) saint: Saint Patrick There are cases whereby some saints were done so popular demand or cultural acceptance, such as St. Christopher (depicted carrying a child Christ across a river), that were removed – so to speak – during Pope Benedict’s papacy due to lack of evidence etc. […]

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Why has the Catholic Church never recognised St Patrick as an “official ” Saint?

Erik Mojica St. Patrick is a recognized (declared) saint: Saint Patrick There are cases whereby some saints were done so popular demand or cultural acceptance, such as St. Christopher (depicted carrying a child Christ across a river), that were removed – so to speak – during Pope Benedict’s papacy due to lack of evidence etc. […]

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