Question; Israel & The Fig Tree

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Full Question: I’ve always been told that the state of Israel being re-established in 1948 fulfilled scripture and that the end of the world was guaranteed within a generation. Now it’s 70 years later and we’re still here. Is this the right way to read this? Continue reading “Question; Israel & The Fig Tree”

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Question; The Fish and The Shekel

Question by Nora:

I had a question about a scripture, I’ve read it many times, although I think I understand lol. I know there’s more. It’s Jesus and the temple tax, and the miracle of the coin in the fishes mouth in Matthew. Continue reading “Question; The Fish and The Shekel”

Question; Protestants and Purgatory


Full question from Grace Cooke:

As Protestant converts to Catholicism what about our Protestant parents or family members who died in a Believing relationship with Jesus? Are they in purgatory? Should we have a Mass offered for them? Continue reading “Question; Protestants and Purgatory”

Question; Who Decides?

Full question by James:

What is "actual Christianity?" Who are you to question someone's faith? At some point your position is "my interpretation of the Bible and the Old Testament is right and theirs is wrong."

Continue reading “Question; Who Decides?”

Question; Offering up Suffering 


Full question from Grace:

I’m a Protestant convert to Catholicism. What does it mean to offer up your sufferings to the Lord? And how do you do it? Continue reading “Question; Offering up Suffering “

Question; The Brown Scapular (Objections to Sacramentals)


Full question from John:

Hi, I was speaking to a Protestant friend of mine and he was telling me that the Brown scapular goes against the Bible. Could you please give me an answer to give him? God bless. Continue reading “Question; The Brown Scapular (Objections to Sacramentals)”

Good Friday & Meat

Why don’t we eat meat on Good Friday?

By Charles Johnston:

On Good Friday Christians, and not just Catholics, around the world will abstain from eating meat. Some know why, some have an idea, and others will just do it because that’s how they were raised.

So what is the reason why we don’t eat meat, and what exactly is “meat?” Continue reading “Good Friday & Meat”

Question; Pray to Jesus or The Saints?


Full Question by Monika: 

Why ask for intercession by the saints, instead of directly going to God the Father, Christ or the Holy Spirit? Continue reading “Question; Pray to Jesus or The Saints?”

Question; The Holy Trinity

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Full question by Roger:

Can you please explain further about the TRINITY, its hard to understand that Catholic teaches that there is one GOD but in three person, and other religion said how can the Son be greater that the father when the father is the Godhead. and our Lord JESUS said that he doesnt know the time of his return only the Father knows. Thanks you very much.[sic] Continue reading “Question; The Holy Trinity”