Ignitum Today, Dr Matthew Tan: Someone once told me that in order to be Catholic, one had better conform.
Maybe he was not aware of it, but implicit in that argument was the idea that salvation is dependent upon sameness. Moreover — and again, he may not have been aware of it — there was the insistence that one had better be the same as him in order to be saved.
It must be remembered that there is one path to salvation, which is the incorporation of a person into the Body of Christ. Be that as it may, does incorporation and conformity to Christ mean a standardized conveyor belt leading from the threshold of our earthly city towards the gates of the City of God? More here.