Quotations on Catholicism
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If I were going to convert to any religion I would probably choose Catholicism because it at least has female saints and the Virgin Mary.
- Margaret Atwood
(Keywords: Religion, Catholicism, Saints)
Catholicism is not a soothing religion. It's a painful religion. We're all gluttons for punishment.
- Madonna Ciccone
(Keywords: Religion, Catholicism, Punishment)
When she was younger, my mother was quite committed to Roman Catholicism. But she got disillusioned with it and moved closer to something like Buddhist beliefs near the end of her life.
- Ralph Fiennes
(Keywords: Life, Mother, Buddhist, Beliefs, Catholicism, End)
Show business offers more solid promises than Catholicism.
- John Guare
(Keywords: Business, Catholicism, Promises)
When the problems in Northern Ireland started, it was not a question of Protestantism or Catholicism, because the Catholic church was the only church at that time-it was a nationalist conflict.
- Harri Holkeri
(Keywords: Time, Church, Catholicism, Conflict, Ireland, Problems, Protestantism, Question)
I had a born-again experience at the age of 33. As a result of that I found a church where I felt I was being fed properly. I don't say that as a reflection on Catholicism. But once I was born again, I got an evangelical spirit.
- Bill McCartney
(Keywords: Age, Experience, Church, Being, Catholicism, Reflection, Result, Spirit)
Well, I think that Catholicism's basic foundation of faith is personal conscience. I think it's between you and God, not you and the Church.
- Martin Sheen
(Keywords: Faith, God, Church, Catholicism, Conscience)
Catholicism is a wide tent in terms of political and legal positions. We could have nine Catholics on the Supreme Court and a great deal of diversity toward the law.
- Cass Sunstein
(Keywords: Legal, Catholicism, Court, Diversity, Law)
I suppose you could sum up the religious aspects of my boyhood by saying it was a time of life when I was taught the difference between right and wrong as it specifically applied to Catholicism.
- Robert Vaughn
(Keywords: Life, Time, Catholicism, Difference, Religious, Right, Saying, Wrong)