Open Forum

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 - 6pm ET

Jim Blackburn answers:

I heard a Protestant pastor say that God made Jesus sin and poured his wrath on him for our sake -- what is that Catholic spin on this?

If God could create Mary without the flaw of original sin, why couldn’t he create all of us this way?

Why does the Catholic Church interpret the New Testament differently than how it is clearly stated? 

Can conservative introductions be made to replace liberal introductions to chapters in some translations of the Bible?

Have you ever heard of anybody who is both pro-life and pro-choice? 

Why do we not teach that we are created in the image of the Holy Trinity instead of a unitary God?