Q&A Open Forum

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2012 - 6pm ET

Fr. Joseph Fessio answers:

Scripture says that Jesus opened heaven -- does Genesis say that heaven was closed?

Christians in the first millennium agreed on the New Testament Canon but not the Old Testament Canon -- how are these different outcomes reconciled with the divine guidance of God?

One of the speakers at our Religious Liberty rally said that the Amish are exempt from going to school beyond the eighth grade -- is this a valid point to raise in the discussion about the HHS Mandate?

Since God is almighty, why would he construct things the way that he did (requiring pain because of Adam and Eve’s sin)?

Is the Catholic celebration of Easter directly linked to the Passover? 

Why do we do ask “Lord have mercy” after we have already said the Confiteor?

Why Is That In Tradition?
"Why Is That In Tradition? explains the crucial biblical difference between Tradition with a capital T and the many ""small-t"" traditions and customs that are of human origin."