Open Forum

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 - 6pm ET

Someone in my parish is promoting centering prayer. Is there a Church document I can show him to help explain why he shouldn’t?

My wife is non-denominational and doesn’t think homosexuality is a sin. How can I explain to her that it is?

When God gave Moses the 10 commandments, did that replace the 613 commandments that orthodox Jews followed?

What’s the deal with the Bible saying no divorce “except for unchastity”? It sounds like there is a loophole there.

Why do we bow during the Nicene Creed?

The book “The Great Controversy” says popery is the apostasy of the later times. What is the Catholic response to this?

Are there different levels in heaven?

Paul says something like “one is not to go beyond what is written” in either Colossians or Corinthians. How do we respond to Protestants who use this verse to support sola scriptura?

What Catholics Really Believe
Questions arising from common misconceptions about what Catholics believe are addressed in What Catholics Really Believe. Karl Keating does an excellent job of clearly explaining Catholic practices that even devout Catholics can have a difficult time explaining to others.