Open Forum

Fr. John Trigilio
11/06/2018 07:00 PM
Our guests grapple with questions on every aspect of Catholic life and faith, the moral life, and even philosophical topics that touch on general religious belief.  Questions Covered: 03:50 - What is the current status of priests being able to marry? 05:33 - How many heavens are there? 14:17 - What is the Church’s teaching on death? 20:37 - Is it acceptable for a Catholic Church to celebrate the Day of the Dead inside the Church? 30:10 - Am I committing a mortal sin in believing that illegal immigrants should come into the country legally? 35:08 - Are there statistics on how many kids attend Catholic school and keep the faith? Are Catholic schools responsible for faith formation?  41:40 - Is it a sin against the second commandment to name a child Jesus? 45:00 - How did the tradition of the diaconate come to be? 48:25 - Can Fr. explain the difference between the orthodox and Catholic churches? 51:40 - Do you think most priests today are even aware of the scandal that went on 30 years ago? Resources: Why We're Catholic: Our Reasons For Faith, Hope, And Love