Open Forum

Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 - 7pm ET

How does someone get to live in the Vatican?

I was recently asked to be a godparent for a non-Catholic. What is the Catholic teaching on this subject?

My Catholic nephew married a non-Catholic girl and he is having problems now about whether the baby should be baptized. She does not believe Christ was God. They were married by a justice of the peace. Should my nephew’s family get involved in discussing this issue with them?

When someone tells me that Catholicism is a false religion, how can I answer them? Can you give me a couple key points?

Now that marijuana is legalized in a few states, is it still wrong? Is it a sin?

How can I convince a non-Catholic that John 6 is true and that Jesus was not speaking using symbolism?

How do we know the gospels are not exaggerated? 

Why does the Roman Catholic Church recognize the bishops of the Eastern Orthodox Church as valid, but not those of the Anglican Church?

How does the Catholic Church view Apo phatic Theology, also known as Negative Theology?

I’ve been invited to the baptism of my grandson who is 12 years old in a Mennonite Church. Should I go? I am a practicing Catholic.

What opens someone up to demonic possession? Would someone have to have an exorcism if they were possessed?

My husband is an atheist. If, at the last moment of his life, he chose to believe in Jesus, could I baptize him? How would I go about doing that?

Where do the symbols for the four Gospel writers come from?

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