Is it wrong to have statues like the catholic church?

Answer On One Hand: The Sin of IdolatryThe Bible states in the book of Exodus, chapter 20 lines 4-5, "Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, o... Read More »

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Where do statues of Mary& Joseph go in the Catholic Church?

In many Catholic churches, statues of Mary are usually positioned to the left of the altar with a statue of Joseph to the right, but the General Instruction of the Roman Missal (GIRM) provides no s... Read More »

Does the Catholic Church have an army?

No. The Vatican Guard is maintained by Switzerland. Paramilitary forces of the Holy See were disbanded sometime in the 1960s or 1970s, IIRC.

Does the Catholic Church have a code of ethics?

The Catechism of the Catholic Church describes the moral, spiritual and ethical standards the Church expects Catholics to uphold. Popes will sometimes issue encyclicals and decrees to clarify a poi... Read More »

How to Be Married in a Catholic Church?

For Catholics, marriage is more than a civil contract between a man and a woman. It is a sacramental commitment between you, Christ and the church, much like a baptism. The marrying priest's archdi... Read More »