What is the origin of the Immaculate conception of Mary? and When did this become official Catholic dogma?
If the souls of people go to particular judgment at their time of death, who or what are the souls haunting houses that we hear about?
I am not a Catholic. I am wondering why Catholics who are disappointed in the Church about teachings on divorce, annulments, etc. Why do they stay in the Church?
How can I help my Catholic friend who is planning on getting a civil marriage understand why it is important to recognize that marriage is a sacrament of the Church and why it is important?
Was John the Baptist born without original sin?
I have been away from the Church for a long time. My question is about scripture - how do we know that it is authentic and not tampered with by the writers or other people afterwards? For example how do we know that the Gospel of Thomas is not authentic?
About Cain and Abel, why did God find favor with one and not the other? Why did God put a mark on Cain when there were no other people mentioned in the Bible at that time? Who was God protecting him from?
About mortal sin, I know the three conditions must exist for it to be a sin, so if someone does not believe that murder or abortion, etc., is wrong, and then is it not a sin for them?
Do you think that one of the instigators of pornography is the idea that masturbation is okay and natural? How can we fight this trend? I learned growing up that smoking was bad so I didn’t start, how could we get the message out there that masturbation and pornography are bad and addictive?