Letter to Catholics 3 OF 5
"the hope of malefactors...the only hope of sinners" (p.102)
"Mary is the peace-maker between sinners and God" (p.174)
The Scriptures: JOH 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
ACT 4:12 Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved. ( Speaking of Jesus Christ )
Col 1:27 To whom God would make known what [is] the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory:
1Ti 1:1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the commandment of God our Saviour, and Lord Jesus Christ, [which is] our hope;
EPH 2:14 For he is our peace, who hath made both one, and hath broken down the middle wall of partition [between us];
The Glories of Mary: "The holy Church carefully teaches us, her children, with what attention and confidence we should unceasingly have recourse to this loving protectress; and for this purpose commands a worship peculiar to Mary." (p.106)
"The whole trinity, O Mary, gave thee a name after that of thy Son above every other name, that in thy name every knee should bow, of things in heaven, on earth, and under the earth." (p.234)
The Scriptures: PHI 2:9 Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name:
PHI 2:10 That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of [things] in heaven, and [things] in earth, and [things] under the earth;
The Glories of Mary: "Mary is called the gate of heaven, because no one can enter that blessed kingdom without passing by her" (p.134)
"And shall we scruple to ask her to save us, when 'the way of salvation is open to none otherwise than thru Mary.'" (p.143)
"How can she be otherwise than full of grace, who has been made the ladder to paradise, the gate of heaven, the most true mediatress between God and man" (p.128)
"He who is protected by Mary will be saved; he who is not will be lost." (p.144)
The Scriptures: JOH 10:9 I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.
JOH 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
ACT 4:12 Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
PSA 62:6 He only [is] my rock and my salvation; [he is] my defence; I shall not be moved.
Joh 10:28 And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any [man] pluck them out of my hand. ( The words of Christ )
The Glories of Mary: "All power is given to thee in heaven and on earth, and nothing is impossible to thee, who canst raise those who are in despair to the hope of salvation." (p.154)
"Thou art the Mother of God, and all-powerful to save sinners, and with God thou needest no other recommendation; for thou art the Mother of true life." (p.155)
"At the command of Mary, all obey, even God." (p.155)
"Yes, Mary is omnipotent." (p.155)
"God has placed the whole Church, not only under the patronage, but even under the dominion of Mary." (p.155)
"This great Virgin, who is the Mother of your God and Judge, is also the Advocate of the whole human race : fit for this office, for she can do what she wills with God." (p.171-172)
The Scriptures: MAT 28:18 And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
ISA 40:13 Who hath directed the spirit of the Lord, or being his counsellor hath taught him?
COL 1:18 And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all [things] he might have the preeminence.
1JO 2:1 And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous: And he is the propitiation for our sins:
JOH 17:2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him.
Mt 1:25 And knew her not till she had brought forth her firstborn son: and he called his name JESUS. ( This verse teaches that Mary did not remain a virgin as the Catholic Church has taught.)
The Glories of Mary: "We often more quickly obtain what we ask by calling on the name of Mary than by invoking that of Jesus." (p.228)
JOH 16:23 And in that day ye shall ask me nothing. Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, he will give [it] you.
The Glories of Mary: "Mary is our life, because she obtains us the pardon of our sins" (p.54)
"For she ... is our salvation, our life, our hope, our counsel, our refuge, our help." (p.230)
The Scriptures: COL 3:4 When Christ, [who is] our life, shall appear, the
shall ye also appear with him in glory.
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