Category Archives: Martyrdom

Imitators of Christ: Is Martyrdom a Sacrament? Part 10

This is the conclusion to the paper, nuff said.  It would seem safe to say from all the evidence provided above that martyrdom could be considered a sacrament of the Church.  This paper has tried to show through the use … Continue reading

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Imitators of Christ: Is Martyrdom a Sacrament? Part 8

This section of the paper focuses on the continuing help the martyrs give to the church.  The topic of relics and loci are discussed.  The Early Church believed the martyrs and other saints were able to intercede on their behalf and the relics of … Continue reading

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