Open Forum

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013 - 6pm ET

How did the Church deem the books of the New Testament to be inspired and part of scripture?

Are the teachings of Vatican II infallible and/or part of the universal ordinary magisterium?

My Jehovah’s Witness friend says that the woman of Revelation 12 is the same woman in Isaiah 54:5; is that true?

I’m a convert from Protestantism. Did Tim have any difficulties transitioning from Protestantism to Catholicism? I’m having trouble meeting people who are as fired up about the faith as I am.

As a Catholic how does one deal with depression and anxiety? I hear a lot of people get into New Age stuff when they talk about it.

I left Mormonism in April and am starting RCIA tomorrow. I wasn’t raised in Mormonism but was in it for 21 years. How did the Mormon Church get such a different interpretation of scripture?

I’m a member of a lay faith community. Our leader just made an “apostolic board” composed of lay members. Is it appropriate to call it “apostolic”? I thought it should be called something like a “servant’s board.”

Defending Your Faith: How to Counter Standard Objections to Catholicism
The most common charge non-Catholic Christians make against the Catholic Church is that the tenets of Catholicism are man-made and unbiblical. Those are serious charges, for sure. But can you refute them?