Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained
Symbolon Session 8: Why Do I Need the Church? The Mystery of the Catholic Church
Episode 8 • 45m
"Though Jesus saves us as individuals, he calls us to live out our salvation as members of a communion of believers. But that can be hard if we don't understand what the Church is and what it is meant to be. Why does the Church claim to have authority over what Catholics believe? How do we reconcile both the divinity and humanity of the Church that Christ himself created? Why is the Church essential to the life of every believer?
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