The Chaplain Is In

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Wednesday, Dec 21, 2011 - 6pm ET

Fr. Vincent Serpa answers:

What is the Church’s stance on marriage and a vocation to live in poverty?

What is the Church’s teaching on the birth of Jesus?  Was it a regular, vaginal birth?

Why would God bless me with twin girls and put me in a situation where I would have to make the decision to abort one to save the other?

Is the chalice supposed to be cleaned after each person receives the blood of Christ?

Which happened first – the flight into Egypt or the presentation in the temple?

Why were the Magi following stars if the Church’s stance is that astrology is wrong?

My elderly aunt lives in a nursing home where they want to put her on “comfort care,” which means giving her less food and drink than she needs to maintain weight and strength rather than force feeding her with a tube -- what should she do?

What is the theological reasoning for having a Saturday Vigil Mass?

How did the wise men end up going West if they followed the stars in the East?

How does Mary’s virgin birth coincide with Rev 12:2?

How many, if any, apostles were married?

What can you tell me about lay Dominicans?