The replay for the first of the “Ask the Bishop” series is available from the a link on the left of the Fanning the Flame website homepage. Follow the “Click here to listen in” where you may download the mp3 file for later listening. In addition to responding to the questions below, Bishop Braxton also spoke about his recent Ad Limina visit.
FTF: When did you first become aware of God’s presence in your life?
Blog: How has there been definitive revelation even as we grow in our understanding about God?
Theresa: Did Jesus, when he was human, gain a new perspective or understanding of mankind?
Jim: How does ‘sense of the faithful’ (sensus fidei) apply to issues of our day to bringing the Church into the modern world?
Gary: In the context of the chapter “Bringing about the Obedience of Faith” what experiences in your family life especially helped to form you?
Jean: When does a baby have a soul and what happens if they die before birth?
Sue: Were Adam and Eve symbolic of all mankind or real people? How do we know which literary form to use to understand the Bible from a Catholic perspective?