Q&A Open Forum

Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 6pm ET

Fr. John Trigilio answers:

Why did the wise men stop to see Herod rather than continuing to follow the star?

How do I explain natural moral law to atheists? What books do you recommend for learning more?

When is it okay to pray for the intercession of someone who has not been canonized or beatified?

What is the difference between a pastoral blessing and a lay blessing?

How does the HHS Mandate’s attack on religious freedom compare to the actions of the pharaoh toward the Jews in Exodus?

I heard that Jesus asked Peter, “Do you love me with a sanctifying love?” and Peter responded, “I loved you as a friend” -- can you explain this?

What does 1 Timothy 3:15 mean?

If I work on a holy day of obligation, what should I do?

I’m a single mother and have been dealing with rejection in the Church -- how do I become involved in my parish now that I have gone to confession and received the sacraments?

Why didn’t God spell out everything he meant in Scripture?

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