Open Forum for Non-Catholics

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 - 7pm ET

Jimmy Akin answers:

My RCIA teacher said that many scholars doubt the historical truth of the magi and that the message is that we are supposed to be like the star -- is it correct that the Bible doesn’t embellish anything?

Why does the Catholic Church have relics? 

Where do Catholics get confession to a priest?

What is the answer to the statement that Martin Luther wasn’t trying to start his own religion?

Can you explain the meaning of “made in the image of God”? Are angels made in the image of God?

Can you explain the difference between praying to someone and worshipping him?

Can you discuss the historical validity of Genesis?