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Thursday, Oct 25, 2012 - 7pm ET

Fr. John Trigilio answers:

What are your thoughts on authors like Ann Rice?

Are the New Age rosaries legitimate rosaries?

Is it appropriate for me to have a Mass said for my friend who committed suicide in high school?

Is it okay for a Catholic to choose the lesser of two evils when voting?

My son is in public school and is not allowed to wear his scapular during P.E.  -- what should I do about this?

Why does a person have to go to confession to be absolved from his or her sin?

How do we explain that homosexuality is not acceptable without using the Bible or Catholic sources?

As a married layman, how can I become a deacon?

Do the American Bishops follow a statement made by Cardinal Ratzinger that says you must only vote for pro-life candidates?

Can anyone baptize anyone into the Church?

The Salvation Controversy
The Salvation Controversy is a serious work by a serious and supremely-gifted defender of the faith on a topic of central concern for everyone. If it elicits the response it deserves, then all of us, whatever our confessional commitments, will at least be clearer about what really does divide us. And what does not.