Q&A Open Forum

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 - 6pm ET

Jim Blackburn answers:

Would it be a sin to vote against a ballot initiative that would eliminate the death penalty?

If a medication can prevent pregnancy as a side effect, is it a mortal sin to take it?

As a convert from Protestantism, how do I help my fellow Catholics grow in love of Scripture?

What are the Catholic views on divorce?

Aren’t we supposed to assent to the guidance of our shepherds even when it is not infallible teaching?

How do I exercise prudential judgment when it comes to deciding whether or not to attend the weddings of my fallen-away Catholic sons?

101 Quick Questions with Catholic Answers: Marriage, Divorce, and Annulment
Selected and introduced by Catholic Answers’ staff apologist Jim Blackburn, this easy-to-follow book aims to help Catholics more fully understand the Catholic Church’s teaching and laws concerning marriage so that they can be assured of always treating marriage with the dignity and respect that God originally intended for this sacred institution.