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Catholic and Orthodox sacraments
« on: September 17, 2012, 03:53:54 AM »
Do the Catholics and the Orthodox have the same view of sacraments with receiving grace through them?
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Re: Catholic and Orthodox sacraments
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2012, 07:30:49 AM »
I remember reading somewhere that the Roman Catholics believe our sacraments have grace but we're illicit or something to that effect.

Im actually not sure if there is a universal opinion from an Orthodox standpoint.

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Re: Catholic and Orthodox sacraments
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2012, 12:07:06 PM »
Do the Catholics and the Orthodox have the same view of sacraments with receiving grace through them?

Uh oh.  ;D

Depends on who you ask.
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Re: Catholic and Orthodox sacraments
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2012, 01:23:42 PM »
Do the Catholics and the Orthodox have the same view of sacraments with receiving grace through them?

There is a huge difference between the Orthodox and the Latin understanding of what grace is. So I guess that they have a different understanding on the receiving of grace through the sacraments as well.
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