'Father' tagged posts

Q+A: Why do Catholics call our priests Father?

A: For a longer and more complete answer to this question please visit www.catholic.com. The reason for priests receiving the title “Father” is based on the principle of “spiritual fatherhood.” The New Testament is full of examples of this (1 Cor. 4:17; 1 Tim 1:2; 2 Tim 1:2; 1 Tim 1:18; 2 Tim 2:1; Phil…