Open Forum

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 - 7pm ET

Are the writings of Henry Chadwick on the early church good?

Are we judged twice after we die?

What is the best evidence that Christ would have spoken in Aramaic or Hebrew, and not Greek, when he called Peter the rock?

What resources can I give my family members who don’t understand why my husband and I practice NFP

Where did the tradition of offering a Mass for someone come from? When did it start?

What should I do if I hear a priest say something at Mass that is contrary to Catholic teaching?

What is your take on the future of the reform of the liturgy under Pope Francis?

Why do people debate so much about Church history? Why does it matter?  

Is the thought that the anti-Christ will be the leader of some kind of one world government biblical? Also, how do we explain the apparent difference between the Old Testament God and the New Testament God?

In my parish there have been some weddings in which the bride and groom stand by the priest on the altar during the consecration, and the couple distributes communion. How do I deal with this situation?

Earlier you said Mass intentions weren’t allowed. My sons served in Iraq and we had Masses said for them. What is wrong with that?

Why does the Church have different orders and what are the differences between them?

History of the Catholic Church: From the Apostolic Age to the Third Millennium
The history of the Catholic Church is long, complicated, and fascinating, and in History of the Catholic Church: From the Apostolic Age to the Third Millennium it is expertly and ably told by historian James Hitchcock.