Open Forum

Jimmy Akin
09/05/2019 06:00 PM
Questions Covered: 02:04 - Is suffering a part of God’s will and plan or is it from the devil?  07:39 - In James 5:15, what is the prayer that is mentioned? Also, is Holy Orders required for the Anointing of the Sick?   14:12 - It seems like there are things that Christians believe that are logically impossible, like the Trinity or Jesus being fully man and fully God. How do you explain these illogical beliefs?  21:23 - Is there a New American Bible without the mistakes in translation available to the public? I know that it was corrected for the Mass.  28:46 - How do you know if God wants you to be with someone or not?  34:14 - Was Vatican II infallible? Do Catholics have to believe the days in Genesis were 24-hour days?  37:54 - Do the souls in heaven and purgatory see us on earth?  42:40 - I have been married for 7 years and my wife wants a divorce. We did Retrouvaille, but she hasn’t changed her mind at all. Is there anything that I can do?  47:30 - What is the Church’s view on people who travel to churches and pray over people to heal them?  52:20 - Are Christians who don’t receive the Eucharist able to receive salvation?