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Catholicism: Pope Benedict Confirms Nothing has Changed

The Catholic Church recently released a document CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH in which they make some statements that have caused controversy this week. As the Associated Press reported: "The document, in which Pope Benedict XVI reasserted the primacy of the Roman Catholic Church, said other Christian communities were either defective or not true churches and that Catholicism provided the only true path to salvation."This is what we here at Guided By Truth have been telling you all along. The Catholic Church has always felt this way, this was simply a clarification of that belief. As we have shown in our article Anathemas of the Catholic Church, the Catholic Church has always said there is no salvation outside of their church. They have always considered Protestants and non-Catholic Christians to be anathema, which means eternally condemned. This current document simply reveals that they still believe in and teach that to disagree with them means yo…