Open Forum

Thursday, Dec 13, 2012 - 6pm ET

Jim Blackburn answers:

Is it true that the host must have gluten in it?

What does the Catechism paragraph 460 mean by, “We become God”? 

Can a woman dispense incense at Mass? 

My boyfriend and I have recently converted and, though we are now celibate, we live together because we have a child -- is this okay?

What could I say to an atheist to get him to think about conversion?

Where in the Bible does it say that we must practice penance after confession?

What can you tell me about the morality of tattoos?

Why is it a greater sign to receive both species of the Eucharist?

Why is there a pink candle on the Advent wreath?

In this hour, we were joined by a surprise guest, Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers!

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