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Why didn't protestants make their own "Vatican"?

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User Info: bsballa09

bsballa09
3 years ago#1
Did Catholics get the structure of Catholic Church from the New Testament? If so, why didn't protestants create their own Catholic Church? Wouldn't not following what the New Testament says be against it?
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User Info: Polish_Crusader

Polish_Crusader
3 years ago#2
probably because it is unnecessary to spread the gospel. One of the points of being a christian is to save the world from hell, not create politics.

User Info: Resident Weevil

Resident Weevil
3 years ago#3
Because with all the different denominations, there 'd be thousands of protestant vaticans. Unless you mean a 'one vatican to rule them all' in which case, that won't work either. They all broke off from each other for a reason.
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User Info: Polish_Crusader

Polish_Crusader
3 years ago#4
^^^

which is exactly why i am non denominational. Denominations are stupid, and arguing amongst areselves is against the bible.

User Info: Silviiro

Silviiro
3 years ago#5
The New Testament structure ends at the Elder/Priest/Bishop level.
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User Info: WelshGamer82

WelshGamer82
3 years ago#6
Didn't need one.

User Info: CorporateKnight

CorporateKnight
3 years ago#7
Polish_Crusader posted...
^^^

which is exactly why i am non denominational. Denominations are stupid, and arguing amongst areselves is against the bible.


Dude, non-denominational is a denomination. smh

User Info: Silviiro

Silviiro
3 years ago#8
Dude, non-denominational is a denomination. smh

That doesn't make any sense. That's like saying "non-Americans are American."
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User Info: CorporateKnight

CorporateKnight
3 years ago#9
Silviiro posted...
Dude, non-denominational is a denomination. smh

That doesn't make any sense. That's like saying "non-Americans are American."


Not in theology. Every denomination claims to be the One True Faith/Church, even the non-denominationals. Though, non-denominationalism is Low-Church mild Evangelical "theology", just without a proper Church.

User Info: LosingStreak06

LosingStreak06
3 years ago#10
Polish_Crusader posted...
i am non denominational


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