Ask Fr. Robert J. Spitzer Have questions? Ask Fr. Spitzer and find answers here at Magis Center. Filter CategoriesEverythingAsk Fr. SpitzerSort By NoneDateAuthor READ MORE Can you describe what it must have been like right after the Big Bang? July 19, 2015 Immediately after the Big Bang, the universe was tiny, but if we could detect the effects of these first moments, we would see a beautiful chain reaction. READ MORE What Should We Believe About the History Channel’s program, Ancient Aliens? July 13, 2016 Virtually every contention concerning the need for alien technology to explain ancient edifices has been debunked by reputable archaeologists and physicists. READ MORE How should Catholics view the information being put out in the new TV series, Cosmos? July 14, 2016 Several people have asked questions about the accuracy of Neil deGrasse Tyson’s portrayal of the Catholic Church in the recent series Cosmos (aired on FOX). READ MORE How can we believe the universe is billions of years old, and still believe the Bible, too? July 14, 2016 The Church holds that the Biblical author was not doing science, but rather theology, responding to theological errors in the popular creation myths of the day. READ MORE What would be the Church reaction to aliens? July 14, 2016 If intelligent life were found, we would tell them about Jesus Christ, and then, if they are willing, baptize them and start churches on the other planet. READ MORE Are the Bible and Darwinian evolution diametrically opposed? July 14, 2016 Fr. Spitzer shows how the Bible and Darwinian evolution are not in fact diametrically opposed. READ MORE Was the story of Jesus actually lifted from the Egyptian Horus myth? July 14, 2016 Father Spitzer shows that the gospel accounts of Jesus' life are definitely not a retelling of the Egyptian myth of Horus, the god of the sun. READ MORE Is Divine intervention possible? July 14, 2016 Is it possible for there to be Divine intervention in our universe? Some thinkers have argued that if God did create the universe he wouldn't break its laws. READ MORE What is the Difference between Metaphysics and Physics, and What are the Limits of Each? July 19, 2016 What is the difference between metaphysics and physics, and what are the limits of each? READ MORE Even if There’s Cosmological Evidence For a Creator, How Do You Make the Leap From That to Christianity? July 19, 2016 Granted that there is cosmological evidence for a creator, why should we jump from that to Christianity? READ MORE Where did God come from? Did God Come from Nothing? July 19, 2016 Fr. Spitzer discusses the question of "If nothing can come from nothing, where did 'God' come from?" READ MORE How do I reconcile an all-powerful creator with the God of the Judeo-Christian Bible? July 19, 2016 Suppose we agree that there was a creator of some kind. How could that creator be the God of the Bible, who is full of vengeance and anger? Ask My Question Ask Fr. Spitzer your Reason or Faith-based question! Web Site Ask Father Spitzer your Reason or Faith based question: First name Email Address What's your question for Fr. Spitzer? We will capture your IP Address for security purposes.