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420inTN Donating Member (803 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-27-04 01:44 PM
Response to Reply #4
27. I'm a lapsed Catholic as well...
but my problem isn't with faith, but with the Church. I still have all of my faith, but I have issues with the Church (as an organization).
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  -Cradle Catholic or convert? (same question for Orthodox) Maeve  Nov-22-04 05:02 PM   #0 
  - I have been a Catholic since birth.  newyawker99   Nov-22-04 05:54 PM   #1 
  - I was raised Presbyterian, but I was born in a Catholic hospital,  DemBones DemBones   Nov-22-04 07:08 PM   #2 
  - I'm in the middle of converting!!  YellowRubberDuckie   Nov-22-04 09:07 PM   #3 
  - Hi, Duckie! That makes at least three DUers  DemBones DemBones   Nov-23-04 03:02 AM   #6 
  - I was born into an Irish Catholic and...  Reverend_Smitty   Nov-22-04 09:32 PM   #4 
  - It's a solitary journey for us all.  DemBones DemBones   Nov-23-04 03:01 AM   #5 
  - My Catholic friends helped me...  pelagius   Nov-23-04 05:15 PM   #15 
     - You cannot disagree with the church and remain faithful, any canon law  HuskerDem   Dec-04-04 12:25 AM   #36 
        - Try preaching that in my church and the next week you'll be preaching ...  demosincebirth   Nov-27-10 09:29 PM   #49 
  - I'm a lapsed Catholic as well...  420inTN   Nov-27-04 01:44 PM   #27 
     - I believe that many Catholics have issues with the Church. I know I do, but that  demosincebirth   Sep-30-10 10:35 PM   #42 
  - Lapsed cradle Catholic  sandnsea   Nov-23-04 04:06 AM   #7 
  - That's American Catholicism for you.  Beware the Beast Man   Nov-23-04 09:17 AM   #9 
  - And after the election they decided to let pro-choice politicians  Maeve   Nov-23-04 10:47 AM   #10 
     - Thats always been my problem...  Reverend_Smitty   Nov-23-04 12:20 PM   #11 
  - I'd say seek out some Capuchin Franciscans - they're pretty liberal  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Nov-24-04 08:32 AM   #19 
  - You and I are in very much the same boat.  laheina   Nov-25-04 03:33 AM   #23 
  - Another one here....  whathehell   Dec-03-10 12:09 AM   #52 
  - I'm in RCIA now.  scarlet_owl   Nov-23-04 06:13 AM   #8 
  - It's nice to see I'm not alone here!  YellowRubberDuckie   Nov-23-04 12:52 PM   #12 
     - Have gone through the Rite of Acceptance yet?  scarlet_owl   Nov-23-04 01:29 PM   #13 
        - Mine is Dec. 5th as well..  YellowRubberDuckie   Nov-23-04 06:29 PM   #16 
        - Its really beautiful - my sponsor is my future Mother-In-Law - touching  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Nov-24-04 08:33 AM   #20 
  - Born Catholic, raised non-demonation, we never attended church  JohnKleeb   Nov-23-04 04:59 PM   #14 
  - Baptised as a baby in the Presbyterian Church to Anglican parents  Matilda   Nov-24-04 01:51 AM   #17 
  - Re-baptism!?  pelagius   Nov-24-04 01:37 PM   #21 
     - Yes, I was baptised a second time.  Matilda   Nov-24-04 09:49 PM   #22 
     - On occaision there are conditional baptisms.  TexasProgresive   Nov-28-04 08:14 PM   #29 
        - Full baptism, certificate, godparents, the lot, both times.  Matilda   Nov-29-04 07:30 PM   #30 
        - Isn't there some distinction between being 'christened' and being..  Princess Turandot   Dec-02-04 02:31 PM   #32 
           - As far as I know, being christened simply means  DemBones DemBones   Dec-05-04 02:05 AM   #37 
  - Converted 2 years ago at 27!  ChavezSpeakstheTruth   Nov-24-04 07:18 AM   #18 
  - A belated Congratulations to you!  ih8thegop   Nov-25-04 11:20 AM   #25 
  - I was born and baptized Catholic.  ih8thegop   Nov-25-04 11:16 AM   #24 
  - Cradle convert, I guess...  420inTN   Nov-27-04 01:41 PM   #26 
  - Converted in 1990  AngryOldDem   Nov-27-04 03:12 PM   #28 
  - A cradle Catholic  FarLeftRage   Nov-30-04 07:23 PM   #31 
  - Utterly, totally, completely cradle  Stunster   Dec-03-04 12:08 AM   #33 
  - Sounds a lot like me...  Reverend_Smitty   Dec-03-04 03:07 PM   #34 
  - Cradle Catholic  Cuban_Liberal   Dec-03-04 03:14 PM   #35 
  - Catholic since birth.  Zynx   Dec-05-04 03:18 PM   #38 
  - Catholic since the age of 4 weeks  StopThePendulum   Dec-06-04 04:10 PM   #39 
  - cradle Catholic  pres2032   Dec-07-04 05:48 PM   #40 
  - Cradle  Nadege116   Sep-22-10 11:19 PM   #41 
  - I'm in the middle of converting...  blue_roses_lib   Oct-03-10 08:42 PM   #43 
  - Have a nice journey.  demosincebirth   Oct-07-10 07:04 PM   #44 
  - A little of both  nxylas   Nov-16-10 08:57 AM   #45 
  - I was baptised a Catholic, spent a year at a Catholic school, as a six-year old,  Joe Chi Minh   Nov-21-10 06:04 PM   #46 
  - Raised Church of England (Anglican)  tjwmason   Nov-23-10 03:17 AM   #47 
  - Welcome!  demosincebirth   Nov-27-10 09:30 PM   #50 
  - Born to devout Catholics.  CBHagman   Nov-25-10 10:32 PM   #48 
  - I was baptized as an infant so they can't kick me out.  rug   Nov-28-10 03:56 PM   #51 
 

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