Ask a Priest Library Youth Ministry Diocese Event Calendar Xt3 TV

Ask a Priest

Search in Ask a Priest :
Ask a Priest - Why was the 'Sabbath' changed from Saturday to Sunday?
Last edited 10th February 2015

Question: As Christians, we celebrate the 'Sabbath' (i.e. the Lord's day) on Sunday. However our Jewish brothers and sisters celebrate the Sabbath on Saturday, which is what it was during Jesus' time. When and why was the Sabbath changed from Saturday to Sunday?

……

This item has been viewed 406 times

Ask a Priest - How To Obtain a "Plenary" or "Partial" Indulgence
Last edited 9th February 2015

Question: What are "plenary" and "partial" indulgences, and how can we obtain them?

……

This item has been viewed 317 times

Ask a Priest - If We Confess Our Sins, Do We Still Need to Atone for Them?
Last edited 9th February 2015

Question: Is it true that even though we have confessed our sins in confession and received forgiveness, we still may need to atone for them in Purgatory?

……

   Comments (1)
This item has been viewed 414 times

Ask a Priest - Did God Create Satan?
Last edited 9th February 2015

Question: If God created all things, did he also create Satan? If so, why?

……

This item has been viewed 460 times

Ask a Priest - What Does "Poor in Spirit" Mean?
Last edited 9th February 2015

Question: In Matthew 5:3, we are told to be poor in spirit. What does this actually mean? Does it refer to a deficiency in our spiritual life?

……

This item has been viewed 546 times

Ask a Priest - Do Non-Baptised Babies Who Pass Away Go to "Limbo"?
Last edited 9th February 2015

Question: When babies who have not been baptised pass away, do they go to a place called "Limbo" as some of us have been previously taught, or rather do they go straight to Heaven?

……

This item has been viewed 714 times

Ask a Priest - What exactly are we supposed to do on Fridays during Lent?
Last edited 9th February 2015

Question: What exactly are we supposed to do on Fridays during Lent? I heard that not having meat is no longer compulsory, is that true? Are we supposed to fast every Friday?

……

This item has been viewed 1456 times

Made for Glory - Video Reflections for Advent
Last edited 27th November 2014

Made for Glory is a UK based discipleship project. Young people helping their peers grow in their faith, going deeper in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Here is Part 1 of the Made for Glory Advent series, featuring 25 short films reflecting on the daily Gospel.

……

This item has been viewed 595 times

Ask a Priest - What is the Significance of the Sign of the Cross?
Last edited 17th November 2014

What is the real significance of making the sign of the cross? Why do we make the sign of the cross when we enter and leave a Church and at the beginning and end of Mass?

……

This item has been viewed 607 times

Ask a Priest - If God is Good, Why Does He Let Bad Things Happen?
Last edited 22nd December 2014

It has been a particularly tragic year around the globe – the downing of MH17, the suffering Christians in Iraq, Gaza etc. As Christians we believe that God is good. Why then does He let these bad things happen?

……

This item has been viewed 263 times

You are viewing 1 - 10 of 163 items