Q&A Open Forum

Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012 - 7pm ET

Jim Blackburn answers:

Since Jesus said that we should call no man “father,” why do we call priests “father”?

Is every bishop infallible?

I saw a billboard that says, “America Bless God” -- what is your take on this?

What can you tell me about the scapular?

After a year of having submitted an annulment and not getting any response, what would you recommend I do?

Can you clarify whether Jesus had a mission only to the Jewish people?

Jeffrey Dahmer was baptized by a Protestant pastor when he was in prison -- how would this affect him in the afterlife?

If someone is allergic to wheat, could there be a substitute host?

What would be the best way to approach my parish priest about an active member of our parish who is known to be pro-abortion?

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