>> Jer 7:18 "The children gather wood, the fathers kindle the fire, and
>> the women knead dough, to make cakes for the queen of heaven; and they
>> pour out drink offerings to other gods, that they may provoke Me to
>> anger. "
>> while there are those who vehemently disagree, the Mass, and all that
>> goes with it, is really a Satanic copy of the Word of God for the
>> redirection of worship to Satan in a ' Christian ' realm.
>> Satan is a great deceiver and comes as an angel of light, who's
>> purpose is as in Ezekiel 28... to be God... and conjuring up many
>> devices to bring worship to himself.
>> one such device is the Mass. there is a complete absence in Holy
>> Scripture to officiate any sort of pious supposed devotion from an
>> alter as it pertains to the Lord's Supper... or any other ceremony
>> from an alter, for that matter, in the Church Age.
>> as noted in Jer. 7:18, the worship of the Queen of Heaven ( Mary, the
>> mother of Jesus... one of the many names the Catholics gave her ) uses
>> the same substances of the Lord's Supper that are used in the Mass;
>> namely, cakes of dough... the Eucharist; ... drink offerings... the
>> wine... symbolizing the Lord's call to " do this in remembrance of Me
>> " Lk. 22:17-20
>> but the copy of this is not what the Mass is all about... but
>> " In the teaching of the Roman Catholic Church, the Eucharist is one
>> of the seven sacraments, but is also considered the "queen of the
>> sacraments" and "the blessed sacrament", and the institution of the
>> Eucharist is one of the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary. "
>> sure enough, cleverly included in the celebration of the Lord's Supper
>> in the Mass is the Rosary... the worship of Satan through Mary, Queen
>> of Heaven, Co-Redeemer... Asherah worship; female goddess worship.
>> the " Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary " ( Mysteries of Light )
>> include ' The Assumption ' of Mary into heaven having not died a
>> mortals death since she is pronounced to be sinless ( " you will be
>> like God "... sinless ) and her Coronation as Queen of Heaven when she
>> arrived there.
>> the following link attests to this belief...
>> " Queen of Heaven (Latin Regina Cæli) is one of a number of titles
>> used particularly in the Roman Catholic Church for Mary, the mother of
>> Jesus. The title is with reference to the Catholic dogma that at the
>> end of her earthly life, Mary was bodily assumed into heaven, and is
>> there honored as Queen, for the sake of her Son. This follows the
>> biblical precedent of ancient Israel, whose crown, it is held in
>> Christianity, has passed to Jesus.
>> Luke 1:32 He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Most
>> High; and the Lord God will give to him the throne of his father
>> In the Old Testament kingdoms of Israel and Judah, the King might,
>> like David or Solomon, have many wives. The title of Queen, therefore
>> went not to any wife of the king, but to the mother of the king. 1
>> Kings 2 17-21, 1 Kings 15:13, Jeremiah 13:18. The Queen Mother was
>> known in Hebrew as the gebirah. Since Jesus is heavenly King, of the
>> lineage of David and Solomon, Mary becomes Queen Mother.
>> The RCC also sees Mary crowned as queen in heaven in Revelation 12,
>> verses 1-5. "
>> Biblical references have been taken to indicate that a goddess Asherah
>> was worshipped in Israel and Judah as the Queen of Heaven, whose
>> worship Jeremiah so vehemently opposed by God... Jer.7:18
>> the ' Mother of God ' in the form of Asherah worship in High Places
>> ( the alter from which the Catholic priest consecrates the cakes
>> ( Eucharist ) and drink offering ( the wine ) is set higher than the
>> receiving congregation ) is certainly not prescribed in the Bible
>> whatsoever and is to be studiously condemned since it is worship of
>> Satan... that ' Luminous ' serpent ( the ' shining one ' Ez. 28:12-19)
>> who, through cunning devices redirects worship away from God to