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12. Apostasy

1. Apostasy, in the simple sense of the word, is therenouncing of the faith. Hence, apostasy is a sin of unbelief.

2. In Catholic countries a ruler who proves apostate is,upon excommunication, justly deprived of the allegiance of hissubjects.

"The name of Jesus, pronounced with reverence and affection, has a kind of power to soften the heart. "
St Philip Neri

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"As the flesh is nourished by food, so is man supported by prayers"
St Augustine

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"A man should keep himself down, and not busy himself in mirabilibus super se."
St Philip Neri

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