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The Catholic Catechism describes God as the only and all powerful God.

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Adam Veljasevic Theology 4 Sept. 16,2002 The Catholic Catechism describes God as the only and all powerful God. God is "the first principle and last end of all things, can be known with certainty from the created world by the natural light of human reason."1 He is known as the Creator. He is also part of the Trinity, where the 3 divine persons act as one. The Father, the Lord Jesus Christ and the Holy Spirit. "At the same time the Church has always acknowledged that in the body of Jesus we see our God made visible. The individual characteristics of Christ's body express the divine person of God. He has made the features of his human body his own, to the point that they can be venerated when portrayed in a holy image, for the believer 'who venerates the icon is venerating in it the person of the one depicted'.2 "God is the author of Sacred Scripture because he inspired its human authors. ...read more.

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For 'in him we live and move and have our being."4 If someone asked me who I thought God was, I would answer with a simple "I don't no."5 Nobody knows who God is, but people have many different views of how to picture him. I'm at a state in my life right now where I'm not sure if I believe in God. I am kind of leaning towards not believing. I think we live out life here on earth, and when we die, its over. I don't believe in heaven, I don't believe in hell. I don't believe in going to church. A lot of people on this earth believe in different gods or ways of worship. I think it is a waste of time. All these different types of gods and goddesses are all things people made up, and are smart enough to make people believe them. ...read more.

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If I knew more of his miracles, I could see a way that he could pull off his magic. That's why everyone worships him. Because he was an intelligent magician, while other people at that time where not as intelligent and waiting for a messiah. If Jesus was real, I think he's fake. I don't mean to offend any Christians, or any other religion. I am just stating the way I feel right now in my life. I guess that I am kind of agnostic. I am still Christian like in my behavior because that's the way I was brought up. I don't think it matters how much you believe in God, or how often you go to church. If there really is a God, and all this Christian teaching is true. Then he would forgive me for doubting him, and see that I am actually not that bad of a person. 1 Vatican Council I, Dei Filius 2 Council OF Nicaea II: DS 601. 3 cf. DV 11 4 Acts 17: 26-28 5 Adam Veljasevic ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

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