Open Forum

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 - 6pm ET

What is the final consensus on whether or not Jesus knew who He was before His baptism?

I’ve always been told that when you pray a novena you’re supposed to offer something if your intention has been answered, if not that saint will take it back. Is this true?

What is the impeccability of Mary?

What is the Church’s stance on joining things like secret clubs, e.g. freemasons?

Why did the Jewish people not accept Jesus?

I reconverted to Catholicism from Presbyterian. My wife and I still go to the Presbyterian service after Mass, but I will no longer receive communion there and my wife is enraged. What should I do?

Canon 914 talks about when and how a child can receive first communion. My pastor makes it two and half years later. What is the purpose of Canon Law, is it a suggestion or law, and can a priest disregard it?

What Catholics Really Believe
Questions arising from common misconceptions about what Catholics believe are addressed in What Catholics Really Believe. Karl Keating does an excellent job of clearly explaining Catholic practices that even devout Catholics can have a difficult time explaining to others.