Q&A Open Forum

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2012 - 6pm ET

Tom Nash answers:

Does the Protestant belief that we must accept Jesus as our personal Lord and savior come from Scripture?

What is the reason for the Catholic Church’s objections to using mediums?

How is the name “Jesus” the same as the name “Emmanuel?”

I’m in a debate about abortion with someone who says that the Church is hypocritical because of the child molestation scandal -- how do I get past this point with him?

How do I defend the Bible to seven- and eight-year-olds who are beginning to question Genesis?

Should I attend the baptism of my cousin’s child, since my cousin and her husband were married outside the Church?

What is the Church’s position on voting for people who may be involved in secret societies?

How are the saints able to hear our prayers?

What is the Catholic view on the Eastern belief in chakra?

When Jesus died, he said “It is finished” -- how would you respond to someone who uses this to argue that our sins are forgiven, and that’s it?

Why couldn’t a Catholic be a Freemason?