Christ Catholic Church - Worldwide; and
The Old Catholic Orthodox Bishops of the Western Rite (world wide); and
Christian Orthodox Catholic Church (world wide) and
Old Catholic Church; Cluj-Napoca Synod (Europe & Eastern Europe);
Saint Francis of Assisi Mission Church, Romania
UKRAINE RELIEF DONATE BUTTON
The money that you donate through this PayPal Donate Button will be used for relief efforts to help Ukraine People with medical supplies and medicines, clothing, food, housing, and equipment and materials
::: Latest News - 15 SEPT 2023 :::
ARCHBISHOP DANA LAKIN PASSES AWAY: Our beloved Archbishop-Primate, The Most Rt Rev. Bana E. Lakin, passed away on Sunday, Juy 16, 2023, unexpectededly. Shock is an understatement! For the human loss as a family member, friend, confidante, Christian and Spiritual Counselor to many, especially to this writer, we grieve. For the Spirit of life in us that connects our souls and heart to God, Jesus, Mother Mary and all of the Saints in Heaven, we rejoice as Dana (as his family and friends call him) is now pain and stress-free. Dana was a precious child of God and will be sorely missed by many... Literally around the world This post will be updated shortly for a link to a page dedicated to Abp Dana. See center panel of this web page for "Foot Prints in the Sand."
OUR CHURCH GROWTH: We are still growing and merging with other independent Churches from around the world.
A Blessing from Arcbishop Dana Lakin:
"FOOT PRINTS IN THE SAND"... God's promise that He will always be there in times of despair!
CRISIS IN UKRAINE - FIGHT TO SAVE UKRAINE: HELP, HELP, HELP, WHERE YOU CAN AND HOW YOU CAN!!! We are reaching out to those who visit this website to help the Ukrainian war effort by donating suppies such as medical, food, clothings, and money either through this Church by clicking on the PayPal link above or find an organization that support Ukrainian war relief efforts and donate to them.
BRAZIL CHURCH: We welcome our Brazil Church which is now operating in Brazil. Brazil will be divided into 5 Dioceses (South, Southeast, Central West, Northeast, and North) Brazil will be referred to as the Archdiocese of Brazil. Within each Diocese will be 12 parishes. More information will become available on the Brazil Church secition - coming in the near future.
MISSION PROGRAMS:The Church has launched a fund-raising program to raise money for the Brazil and the medical mission for Ukraine. Some of the donations will be for operational costs for the Brazil Church, and the majority of the donations will be used to purchase medical supplies, medical equipment, food, clothing, medicines, school supplies, and for other materials and necessities to assist the people and government of Ukraine and sovereignty to stem the tide of invasion and to help those affected by this unprovoked assault on the sovereignty of the democracy of a free Ukraine.
MONEY DONATIONS NEEDED FOR THE CHURCHES: We are a small, but rapidly growing Catholic Church, with very little resources in which to grow from. In the United State we are a recognized IRS 501(c)(3)tax exempt Church. Any donations made to the Church are tax deductible. Please donate to save souls and lives. To donate, please e-mail us at: email@example.com.
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OUR ONLINE NEWSLETTER: Our Church Newsletter will begin on 01 AUG 2022.
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WE ARE DEFINITELY A DIFFERENT CATHOLIC CHURCH.
Christ Catholic Church
- Worldwide -
We are an Old Western Catholic Church (Western Rite)
governed in accordance with the Principles and Faith of the Ancient
Church which existed prior to the Great Schism of 1054 when Rome
separated from Constantinople (the Eastern Rite Orthodox Church).
We are a true Catholic Church in act and deed similar to the Roman Catholic
Church, though an Independent Catholic Jurisdiction. We recognize and
practice all Seven Sacraments: Baptism, The Eucharist (Holy Communion), Confirmation
Reconciliation, Anointing of the Sick, Marriage, and Holy Orders.
As part of our Confession of
the Ancient Faith, our beliefs and doctrine includes and accepts The
Munich Statement of 1871, Declaration of Utrecht of 1889, and the
Statement of Faith of Archbishop Matthew of 1911, and follow the Canons (in-principle)
of the Roman Catholic Church with some modifications based on the Holy Scriptures.
We are a "Mission Church", working with other Independent Catholic Church Jurisdictions
to bring all Catholics together under a principle of Christian unity.
Footprints In The Sand
by Carolyn Joyce Carty
One night a man had a dream. He dreamed he was walking along the beach with the LORD. Across the sky flashed scenes from his life. For each scene he noticed two sets of footprints in the sand: one belonging to him, and the other to the LORD.
When the last scene of his life flashed before him, he looked back at the footprints in the sand. He noticed that many times along the path of
his life there was only one set of footprints.
He also noticed that it happened at the very lowest and saddest times in his life. This really bothered him and he questioned the LORD about it:
"LORD, you said that once I decided to follow you, you'd walk with me all the way. But I have noticed that during the most troublesome times in my life, there is only one set of footprints. I don't understand why when I needed you most you would leave me."
The LORD replied:
"My son, my precious child, I love you and I would never leave you. During your times of trial and suffering, when you see only one set of footprints, it was then that I carried you."
THE GOLDEN RULE
"Do to others whatever you would have them do to you. This is the law and the prophets."
St. Matthew 7:12 (New American Bible (Revised Edition)
We joyously and without condition, Love and Serve a Risen Christ. We believe in humble servitude in the service of God and His only begotten Son, Jesus Christ, no matter what our condition or circumstances. We love, forgive, bless and pray for others unconditionally, as Jesus loved us, and forgave us of our sins, regardless if someone hurt us or did a wrong to us. God LOVES ALL OF US and ACCEPTS US for who we are. We love each person as an individual regardless of what their past was, as God Loves us as His children, individually, and without condition.
The Beatitudes. In St. Matthew, Chapter 5, Jesus said:
Blessed are the poor in spirit,
for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are those who mourn,
for they will be comforted.
Blessed are the meek,
for they will inherit the earth.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst
for they will be filled.
Blessed are the merciful,
for they will be shown mercy.
Blessed are the pure in heart,
for they will see God.
Blessed are the peacemakers,
for they will be called children of God.
Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness,
for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.
Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
This is what God's Word
Come As You Are...
If you are a Catholic (whether Roman, Orthodox (Eastern \ Byzantine), Reformed,
Anglican, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, or other Catholic) we encourage you
to participate in and support your Church, grow in the Holy Spirit, and encourage other
fellow Catholics to do the same, and when you can, visit and celebrate the Mass with us.
However, if you are of the Catholic Faith or of the Protestant and Non-Denominational Faiths
and feel disenfranchised, discarded, and left out by your Church, YOU are welcome in our
"But seek ye first, the
Kingdom of God and all His Righteousness, and ALL things will be added
unto you." St. Matthew 6:33
Faith and Worship
Worship in the Independent Catholic Church
The Independent Catholic Churches, which separated and evolved from the Roman Catholic Church, are true Catholic Churches but just not under Rome. These Churches teach Catholicism and in Castholicism worship is at the centre of church life and the individual life of each believer. It is therefore very important for every Catholic to take part in worship frequently, sharing the sacraments and observing Festivals and Holy days. Worship in the Independent Catholic Churches ahere to the formality of the Roman Catholic Church, which is formal and liturgical. Who Are the Old Catholic people? To Find Out - Click Here And Come See What We Believe: ABOUT US & OUR HISTORY.
MEDICAL DOCTORS AND NURSES NEEDED: We are in great need to create a more comprehensive World Health initiative in our "Doctors-On-Loan" ("DOL") and "Medical Missions of Mercy" ("MMOM") programs to bring free health care services to the poor in the underserved, rural areas in the United States, European Union Countries, Pakistan, India, Romania, Peru, Brazil, and several other countries. We urgently need volunteer Medical Doctors and Nurses and medical supplies and equipment. Most importantly, we need medical supplies and equipment for Ukrainew. For more information about our programs, please email us at:
URGENT - CATHOLIC DEACONS, PRIESTS AND BISHOPS NEEDED - SALARIED POSITIONS IN THE UNITED STATES AND VOLUNTEER LAITY, NOVICES, AND & WORKERS NEEDED WORLDWIDE: The Church needs dedicated Catholics to serve the Lord as Volunteer Laity Workers, and salaried Novices, Deacons, Nuns, Priests, Bishops, and Mother Superiors world-wide. We allow all Clergy to be married and have families. We have streamlined the educational Seminary process. For more information about our Vocations and Employment, please click here: Vocations and Employment/Jobs.