Once again inspired by the wicked one who so annoys my sensitivities, I must fight back. I make this case. The level of intelligence in the world has dropped sharply. Let me give you spiritual reasons why. Take them or leave them, these are my thoughts though many of you will not understand them. Religion is a moral virtue. Spirituality for the Apostolic Catholic is a state of sanctifying grace, from which unfortunately so many of us fall, and never notice. To some in the Church it is almost the other way around. Never-the-less, we cannot be spiritual without a soul vivified by the Holy Spirit used to be commonly called the indwelling of the Holy Ghost. Ezechiel and Paul both talk about the soul dying when it sins and Paul definitely wrote about our resurrection with Christ through the Cross. The Cross, God’s victory over sin, “Christus Vincit” In this state of grace we are allied intimately to the Divine Intellect, the uncreated Wisdom of God, by the presence of the Holy Trinity in us. Christ promised us, “I will be in you and My Father will come to join Me.” I stand by the fact the world is slipping further and further into dreadful sin, constantly we usurp the Work of God. How then can we claim any help from the Divine Intellect? Consequently I say as the world sinks deeper into sin then the level of intelligence drops.
Here then is another thought of mine based upon the workings of Grace in us. I have a big problem with the intelligence of the Hierarchy at
The Sacrament of Confirmation is generally associated with Pentecost so then how can the Mystical Body of Christ be confirmed twice. By her own teachings the Church, as the Mystical Body of Christ can’t be re-confirmed. So the vacant souls present at