Open Forum

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 - 6pm ET

Karl Keating answers:

Was Peter’s denial of Jesus apostasy, and could he have lost his eternal salvation? If so, wouldn’t that prove that sola fide is incorrect?

Why can’t a marriage be blessed if one of the spouses is not baptized?

Is a consecration invalid if the priest says the wrong words?

Can you give me ideas on how to evangelize cultures rooted in paganism?  

Why wouldn’t priests endorse a candidate during the election?

Does the Church teach that Jesus was aware of his divinity as an infant?

My first husband was previously married but not baptized, and I married and divorced him when I was Lutheran. I will be Catholic on Easter and am married to a Catholic -- was my first husband’s first marriage valid? Do I need an annulment?

My brother and his wife haven’t had my niece baptized because they are not practicing Christians -- was it right for my family member to tell them not to have her baptized?

Would NFP be suitable for a woman who has been advised by her doctor to not have any children?

Catholicism and Fundamentalism
What is in this book that has led so many Protestants to convert to Catholicism? What truths are revealed that has caused so many lapsed Catholics to return home? Find out for yourself when you read Catholicism and Fundamentalism by author and Catholic Answers’ founder Karl Keating.