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Father Dave Bechtel

U.S.
Available
I am a Catholic priest in good standing and in active ministry in the Diocese of Scranton PA. I can answer most any question about the Catholic Faith, however my area of specialization is Systematic Theology. Systematic Theology is a branch of theology that focuses on the fundamental tenants of the Faith and the Dogmas of the Faith. I have specialization on the Reformation and Catholic vs. Protestant theology/issues and answering Protestant challenges to the Faith.

Fr. Michael

U.S.
Available
A traditional Catholic priest, who provides forthright answers to questions FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF TRADITIONAL CATHOLICISM (not the New Order) on topics pertaining to TRADITIONAL Roman Catholicism, including theology, the Bible, Church history, the Latin language, liturgy (especially the Traditional Latin Mass), and music (especially Gregorian chant), and current events in the Catholic Church.

Daniel Keeran

U.S.
Available
I can answer most questions about Catholicism, especially those pertaining to historical theology and church history.

Marco

Italy
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I am a catholic physicist and I am married with four children. I can give a scientific proof of the existence of the soul. I am very interested in the following issues: faith and science, rational proof of the existence of God, christianity versus other religions, the Bible, protestantism versus catholicism, miracles. Probably you will find interesting my answers to questions such as: "How can I know that God exist?", "How can I know that catholicism is the true religion?", "Why does evil exist?", "Who created evil?", "Why does Hell exist?", "Why did Jesus have to suffer on the Cross?" , "If God knows everything, why did He create those souls who go to Hell?"

George A. Card,sfo, M.I

U.S.
Available
I am willing to attempt to answer any question. If I donít know the answer, I will look-up or pass the question on to friends for feed back. Beside Catholicism (especially the social/moral and the Eastern rites), I am well read on Mormonism and so-called Modern Christian Fundamentalism. Also I study Franciscan History as means of growing in my lay Franciscan calling to holiness in Christ.

Griff Ruby

U.S.
Available
I focus on the "why" and "how" questions of the Faith and one`s need for the Church to overcome sin, live the life God wishes us, and to become what God wants us to be. I seek to provide insight and information such that you are then able to see for yourself the answer to your questions.

Edward Bode

U.S.
Available
Catholic dogma, especially as related to Scripture. I have a doctorate in biblical theology [University of St. Thomas, Rome]. I do not answer questions concerning personal moral situations -- ones dealing with right and wrong [sin].

Charlie B

U.S.
Available
I can answer questions like, "Help me reconcile the Catholic Church to Protestant religions" or "Help me understand some of the staunch, unbendable rules that the Vatican asks Catholics to keep" or "How must the Church reconcile other religions or religious beliefs" and more...

Donald Higby

U.S.
Available
Most any question about Catholic teachings, the structure of the Church, issues related to Catholic teachings on sexuality and marriage; I also know a lot about biblical foundations for Catholic teaching, and apologetics. As a scientist and a deacon, I am conversant with the dialogue between science and religion.

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2017-01-10 :"Selling Your Soul to the Devil":

You "sell your soul to the Devil" whenever you commit Mortal Sin.  In such a case, you lose Sanctifying Grace, which is a share in the divine life and the entrance to Heaven.    You need to be sure that

2017-01-10 Cross necklace:

Peace    Interesting. I see both of your points. I could see the first, especial for runners/joggers. The cross I wear as a Franciscan looks like fancy letter T, it pre-dates St. Francis of Assisi.  It

2017-01-09 what does the Church say on this matter:

Because the Church does not work in the same way as a government.  Salvation cannot be forced on people.      The problem with Pope Francis document is that it is unclear on the question of whether divorced

2017-01-08 what does the Church say on this matter:

My answer will be quite long.  Just be aware.  In order to adequately answer it I first want to deal with divorce and remarriage.  Then I will deal with the question of reception of Holy Communion.   

2017-01-02 prayer:

There is a difference between a chain letter or chain prayer, etc, and a Novena.  Unfortunately people sometimes leave chain prayers in my own church.  I just take them and remove them.      The Church

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