Q&A Open Forum

Thursday, Aug 9, 2012 - 7pm ET

Jimmy Akin answers:

If Solomon was gifted wisdom, and wisdom is considered knowing the plan of God, why did Solomon have so many wives? Is he a saint?

Why should I be Catholic?

My ex-husband has not submitted everything for our annulment, and I was told that the case will be dropped if he doesn’t do so before a certain deadline -- what do I do now?

When a bishop leaves one city for another, why does he leaves his pallium in the first city?

What would the Church have to say about Ronald Wyatt, who supposedly found the Ark of the Covenant in 1982?

Why is using contraception considered a sin by the Catholic Church?

My younger sister was living a gay lifestyle when she passed away, and I feel somewhat accountable because I was away from the Church at the time -- is there anything I can do now?

How did the Church arrive at the conclusion that Mary was without sin (especially since Scripture talks about everyone having sin)?