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  • On This Rock

    03/18/2007 6:29:20 AM PDT · by markomalley · 103 replies · 1,046+ views
    Catholic Exchange ^ | 9/6/2005 | Fr. James Farfaglia
    In order to continue His work on earth and lead all peoples to eternal salvation, Jesus established one visible and hierarchical Church. It is very clear from the continual preparation of the Jewish people in the Old Testament and then with the precise act of Jesus in Cesarea Philippi, that God willed to found one Church as a visible, hierarchical, living, and continuing authority, to teach, govern, and sanctify in his name. It is no less clear that Jesus appointed the Apostle Simon the fisherman as the visible head of His Church. Even as He conferred the authority, Jesus changed...