Matthew 23:9— Objection
And You must not call anyone here on earth’ Father; because you have only the one Father in heaven. (Today’s Version)
Jesus says, about the Father as Creator and no other person to become like him. That’s why Jesus warns against the Teachers of the Law and the Pharisees.
Some Verses of the Bible Tells the person called as a Father.
2 kings. 2:12
Elisha saw it and cried out to Elijah, “My Father, my father! Mighty defender of Israel ! You are gone !” And he never saw Elijah again.
A child is born to us! A son is given to us! He will be called, ” Wonderful Counselor ,”
“Mighty God,” “Eternal Father,”
” Prince of Peace.” ( Today’s Version)
1 Corinthians. 4:15
for ever if you have ten thousand guardians in your Christian life, you have only one father. For in your life in union with Christ Jesus I have become your Father by bringing the Good News to you. (Today’s Version)
Rev. Fr. Abe Arganiosa, CRS — Spiritual Director of Catholic Faith Defenders, Inc
That’s Why for my Conclusion it is not contrary to the Bible, When I called Father who is the priest in the Roman Catholic Church in bringing the Good News to the People.