Q&A Open Forum

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012 - 6pm ET

Karl Keating answers:

My friend’s husband was not baptized when they were married in the Catholic Church, and he was later baptized Protestant -- do they need to have their marriage blessed?

What are Catholics supposed to do (or not supposed to do) for Halloween?

Is it fair to think that all Catholics are Republican?

Why do we say “and with your spirit” to deacons? Do deacons stand in persona Christi?

The latest issue of California Lawyer has an interview with someone who claims that the Catholic Church went into the prostitution business during the Middle Ages -- can you shed any light on this claim?

What is your response to the idea that Jesus doubted himself during the Wedding Feast at Cana?

Would James 1:12 apply to people who are going through severe physical ailments?

What Catholics Really Believe
Questions arising from common misconceptions about what Catholics believe are addressed in What Catholics Really Believe. Karl Keating does an excellent job of clearly explaining Catholic practices that even devout Catholics can have a difficult time explaining to others.