Open Forum

Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 - 6pm ET

Jimmy Akin answers:

I need clarification on the figurative interpretation on the Eucharist, in the book, Fundamentals of Catholic Dogma, Dr. Ludwig Ott.

Why does the Eastern Orthodox Church use the Protestant Bible?

Did you post on National Catholic Register that the Lord died at age 36 or 37, based on actual year of his birth?

Do you know anything about the charismatic renewal saying that one can be baptized in the Holy Spirit? Is this Catholic?

It warns in the NT against following a religion. What is the Catholic take on this?

Is it okay to switch up the order of the Mass? Can the bishop change the order of the Mass?

What is the calendar that places the eve of Passover on a Friday, in AD30?
Can you please explain Gen 19:32?

How many centuries did it take the fathers of the church to put the bible together?

Is it true that when one talks in tongues, other people can understand it in their native language?

My friend said “St. Augustine laid the groundwork for Calvinism.” Is this true? What is Calvinism?

If I rent my house out to homosexuals, am I promoting their lifestyle? Would I be doing something wrong?

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