You "sell your soul to the Devil" whenever you commit Mortal Sin. In such a case, you lose Sanctifying Grace, which is a share in the divine life and the entrance to Heaven. You need to be sure that
Peace Interesting. I see both of your points. I could see the first, especial for runners/joggers. The cross I wear as a Franciscan looks like fancy letter T, it pre-dates St. Francis of Assisi. It
Thank you for your question. It is true that some early Christians tried to separate themselves from the non-Christian population in order to protect themselves from being corrupted by that. But I think
Because the Church does not work in the same way as a government. Salvation cannot be forced on people. The problem with Pope Francis document is that it is unclear on the question of whether divorced
My answer will be quite long. Just be aware. In order to adequately answer it I first want to deal with divorce and remarriage. Then I will deal with the question of reception of Holy Communion.