Open Forum

December 4, 2018 - 11pm

The callers choose the topics during Open Forum, peppering our guests 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:

  • 03:16 - Did Jesus ascend, flesh and blood and soul, into heaven?
  • 07:03 - How do we know when Jesus was born?
  • 12:41 - What is the difference between soul and spirit?
  • 15:14 - Why did Jesus get his Y chromosome come from?
  • 21:31 - How were the first popes elected?
  • 25:10 - Was Jesus bound to covenant law?
  • 36:40 - What foods would Jesus have eaten?
  • 42:53 - I was born Catholic but am now Protestant. Am I now condemned because I am no longer Catholic?
  • 47:29 - What does the Catholic Church teach about babies who die before they’re baptized? Can a baby be baptized in utero?
  • 50:51 - In the Canticle of Mary, it says “all generations shall call me blessed.” How should blessed be pronounced? Why?

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