The Question Corner: Father Kenneth Doyle

NEW CNS COLUMNIST FATHER KEN DOYLE

July 13, 2017: Images of Mary; Attend daughter’s wedding? 

April 20, 2017: Gender change and morality/ televising prerecorded Masses

March 23, 2017: Substituting penitential practice?/ Creating fake identity for success

February 9, 2017: Reverence in church; Catholics and Freemasons

January 12, 2017: Guidelines on glutten-free; football commentary at Mass

December 22, 2016: Ministers in wartime conditions/ ‘Orans’ posture during Our Father

December 8, 2016: Paying for indulgences; God and masculine pronoun

October 6, 2016: Is dialysis required?; scruffy character in church

September 22, 2016: Ministers at Mass in shorts; man and wife in heaven?

September 8, 2016: Ecumenical service; Catholic tithing

August 11, 2016: Fear of confession; parish territorial requirements

July 28, 2-16: Skipping Confiteor; priests, counseling

July 14, 2016: Moral principles and hospice; weddings 

June 16, 2016: Women and Vatican vote; Plea for baptism

June 2, 2016: Parish as dictatorship; Is dialysis required?

May 19, 2016: Religious mailings / Duties of a priest and deacon

April 21, 2016: Wearing a veil in church; destination weddings

April 7, 2016: Marriage by non-Catholic pastor; funeral hymns

March 10, 2016: Fasting during Lent; Annulment process and Communion

Feb. 11, 2016: Funeral Mass for non-baptized? When to call a priest?

Jan. 14, 2016: Church lamp/church and climate change

Dec. 3, 2015: Using Common Era instead of A.D.? Switching religions

Nov. 5, 2015: Abbreviating the Gospel

Oct. 1, 2015: Churches that close; Non-Catholic cantor?

Sept. 17, 2015: Why no garden weddings?

Sept. 3, 2015: Communion from priest only/Black clergy meetings

August 20, 2015: Can suicide be forgiven?

August 6, 2015: Vatican and the Middle East; wedding protocol

July 23, 2015: Marriage ceremony a sacrament/Church fee for funeral

July 9, 2015: Hymns at funerals/Worthy of holy Communion?

May 14, 2015: Divorced woman wants to convert, baptismal fonts

April 16, 2015: Real presence in Eucharist, naked Jesus

Feb. 19, 2005: John’s Gospel on Sundays, Propriety of funeral homilies

Feb. 5, 2015: Auditing church institutions not canonically required

Jan. 8, 2015: Holy Days of Obligation, Praying from Purgatory

Dec. 18, 2014: Is clapping at Mass appropriate?

Nov. 20, 2014: Should I be forced to pray?

Oct. 16, 2014: OK to witness at a civil marriage?