[Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

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[Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Sun May 13, 2018 12:37 am

The Pope made a decision. A Baptist lost his job.

Pope: H/A/M

Baptist: H/A/M
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Re: “De Citavate Dei”

Postby Balin » Sun May 13, 2018 4:26 pm

Pope: head of the Catholic church?
Baptist: follower of that religion?
True story?
Is the Pope currently living? Is the Baptist?
Did the Baptist lose his job immediately after the decision was made? Shortly after? Days? Months? Years?
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Re: “De Citavate Dei”

Postby Nalkarj » Sun May 13, 2018 4:45 pm

Pope: head of the Catholic church? Yes
Baptist: follower of that religion? Yes
True story? Yes
Is the Pope currently living? No Is the Baptist? Yes
Did the Baptist lose his job immediately after the decision was made? Shortly after? This. Days? Months? Years?

I should probably have done that “beware of Google and early spoiler” bit…
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Re: [Nalkarj] “De Citavate Dei”

Postby invisiblemimsy » Sun May 13, 2018 9:20 pm

Does it matter which Pope it was, if so [list of Popes]
Could it have been any Baptist? Was it a Baptist minister, or just a rank and file Baptist? Was the Baptist famous, or did he become so after this happened?
Did the Pope make his decision Ex Cathedra, or not?
Child abuse within the Catholic church relevant? Other scandal?
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Re: [Nalkarj] “De Citavate Dei”

Postby Nalkarj » Mon May 14, 2018 1:13 am

Does it matter which Pope it was, if so [list of Popes] Yes. John Paul II.
Could it have been any Baptist? It’s a specific person, but not someone famous or particularly important. Was it a Baptist minister, or just a rank and file Baptist? This. Was the Baptist famous, or did he become so after this happened? No.
Did the Pope make his decision Ex Cathedra, or not? He did not.
Child abuse within the Catholic church relevant? Other scandal? Child abuse not relevant, and no scandal.
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby invisiblemimsy » Mon May 14, 2018 7:16 pm

Is this to do with contraception, abortion, differences between the Catholic and Protestant religion? To do with the Baptist tradition as opposed to other protestants? Is it to do with the book of the same name? The old testament, new testament, apocrypha?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Mon May 14, 2018 9:58 pm

Is this to do with contraception, abortion, differences between the Catholic and Protestant religion? To do with the Baptist tradition as opposed to other protestants? Is it to do with the book of the same name? The old testament, new testament, apocrypha?

No to all. No doctrinal questions, no religious disputes. Hardly anything to do with religion except for the individuals involved, in fact. (How’s that for assonance? “Individuals involved, in fact.” :D)
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby JenBurdoo » Tue May 15, 2018 3:57 am

Had the Baptist been Catholic, then converted to Baptism?

Was the Baptist a writer? Is his profession relevant? His nationality?

Did the Pope announce his decision? In a Papal Bull?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Tue May 15, 2018 12:06 pm

Had the Baptist been Catholic, then converted to Baptism? No.

Was the Baptist a writer? He…wrote often for someone else, but his job description wouldn’t be “writer.” Is his profession relevant? Yes, though the Pope’s decision affected other professions. His nationality? Yope.

Did the Pope announce his decision? In a Papal Bull? Not exactly in a bull—it’s an enforcement of old Church doctrine that had been lax for several years.
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby peter365 » Tue May 15, 2018 2:43 pm

Eating meat on a Friday relevant?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Thu May 17, 2018 1:40 am

Eating meat on a Friday relevant? Good thinking, but not at all. :)
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby peter365 » Mon May 21, 2018 3:27 pm

Is attending mass relevant? Indulgences ? First Fridays? Commandments relevant?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Thu May 24, 2018 1:27 am

Is attending mass relevant? Indulgences ? First Fridays? Commandments relevant? No to all. Catholic (or Baptist) doctrine isn’t relevant—the Pope’s decision here was mainly practical, not doctrinal.
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby markobr » Sat Jun 30, 2018 4:33 pm

Did the Baptist work for the Catholic church? For Vatican City? A Catholic organisation? Individual catholics? For some business that was a supplier of the Catholic church or their organisations? A supplier of Vatican City?

Is the Baptist a lawyer? A journalist?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:37 pm

Did the Baptist work for the Catholic church? No. For Vatican City? No. A Catholic organisation? Yopeish-to-noexplore. Individual catholics? Yes. For some business that was a supplier of the Catholic church or their organisations? No. A supplier of Vatican City? No.

Is the Baptist a lawyer? No. A journalist? Yope—he’s written articles but is not a professional journalist.
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby irishelk » Sat Jul 07, 2018 5:40 pm

Did the Pope's decision involve an organization the Baptist worked for? Did it make the organization Catholic in some sense? Or not Catholic? Did his employer relevantly agree with the Pope's decision? Or disagree?

Was the Baptist fired? Did he resign? Was he made redundant/laid off? Did the Pope's decision encourage or require certain Catholic employers to hire only Catholic employees?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Acridian9 » Sat Jul 07, 2018 11:12 pm

When the Baptist lost his job, was the Pope still alive?
Did the Baptist work as an entertainer? in TV? radio? Did he work on specific days of the week? On Saturday? Sunday? Is his job related to religion?
Did he lost his job for something he said? wrote?
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Re: [Nalkarj] De Civitate Dei

Postby Nalkarj » Mon Jul 09, 2018 1:11 am

irishelk wrote:Did the Pope's decision involve an organization the Baptist worked for? Yes. Did it make the organization Catholic in some sense? Or not Catholic? Not Catholic. Did his employer relevantly agree with the Pope's decision? Or disagree? Only tangentially relevant… The employer did comply with the decision, however, even if he did not necessarily agree.

Was the Baptist fired? Did he resign? Was he made redundant/laid off? No. Did the Pope's decision encourage or require certain Catholic employers to hire only Catholic employees? No.


Acridian9 wrote:When the Baptist lost his job, was the Pope still alive? Yes.
Did the Baptist work as an entertainer? in TV? radio? Did he work on specific days of the week? On Saturday? Sunday? Is his job related to religion?
Did he lost his job for something he said? wrote? No to all.
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