My protestant friends say the practice of the Catholic Church of calling our priests "Father" goes against the Bible since Jesus says in the bible that we should call no man "Father" because we only have one Father.
How do I respond to this?
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*]Why do Catholics call the pope "Holy Father"?
*]Why do Catholics call priests "Father" when Jesus said "call no man father"?
*]Call No Man "Father"?