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Originally posted by Seraphim_Serpente
Quote: "Many members are also *Required to Perform
Mortification of the Flesh*."
SICK, TWISTED FREAKS!!!!
Ah yes it's always Jesus' Suffering or Fairy Tales of a Virgin Birth & Resurrection - NEVER his Teachings or Message! Isn't it obvious by now that this is nothing but Corruption & Caricature of TRUE Christianity?
Originally posted by FlyersFan
You people are so silly. .... My best friends are Opus Dei and I know many
Opus Dei people. NONE of them perform 'mortifications of the flesh'. ....
...Their way of life is one of daily prayer, daily scripture reading
and if possible daily Mass. That's it. ...
... Oh and my best friend and her family, all of them Opus Dei... they came here with NOTHING. So much for trying to take over the world...
[ I think you guys just WANT to hate and not understand Catholics.
What else could be your excuse?
Originally posted by Croat56
They just want to hate us FlyersFan and theyll make up whatever they want to, and believe it just so they can hate us.
Anyone who is familiar with Catholic traditions of penance would not at all be surprised by members of Opus Dei using what are known as the cilice and the discipline, a spiked chain and a small whip," says Father John Wauck of Opus Dei...
What word except "hidden" could describe the ornate chapel, built like a vault deep inside.
Asked if the building is the holiest place to Opus Dei, says Opus Dei member Peter Bancroft says: "Oh, no, but this place is certainly special for us because here we have St. Jose Maria under the alter."