Many Protestant churches—including some of those I attended before I became Catholic—are of the view that God no longer gives visions.
“The age of prophecy is over,” they say.
Other Protestants—notably those in the Pentecostal and Charismatic movements—think otherwise. So does the Catholic Church.
Catholic theology commonly distinguishes between what is known as public revelation and private revelation. Public revelation—which is the kind of revelation we find in...