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The Catholic Church is unlike any other organization on earth. In fact, it is more accurate to call the Church an “organism” – a living body: Christ’s body.
To become Catholic is to become part of His body – a process that begins with Baptism and continues forever. Being Catholic in today’s world provides great challenges and opportunities for personal growth and self-awareness, and also a solid foundation for a life of community and relationship with God.
Selected from AmericanCatholic.org, here are eight great reasons to be Catholic.
The following presentation from Prof. Peter Kreeft provides another 7 reasons for being Catholic.
See videos of the other six reasons by clicking HERE.