Catholic Answers Live 2019-01-03T15:57:22+00:00

Catholic Answers Live, hosted by Cy Kellett, is a daily, two-hour radio program dedicated to Catholic apologetics and evangelization. According to listener surveys, it is a runaway favorite on Catholic stations across America.

As a call-in program, Catholic Answers Live connects listeners to prominent leaders in the Church today—including scholars, nuns, priests, bishops, and cardinals—and touches on every aspect of our lives as Christians. You’ll hear discussions on just about everything relating to the Church: doctrinal controversies, family concerns,  social issues, evangelization, ethics…you name it!

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#8893 Open Forum – Jimmy Akin

The callers choose the topics during Open Forum, peppering our guests with questions on every aspect of Catholic life and faith, the moral life, and even philosophical topics that touch on general religious belief.

Questions Covered:

01:43 – Can we assume that Adam and Eve lived around the time that we have evidence of the first homosapiens?
05:00 – Why does Cy use the phrase “fair enough”? I hear it often. Can Jimmy explain where this term comes from?
13:57 – If cafeteria Catholics go to confession, but they don’t confess that they don’t believe in the all of the Church teachings, are…

By | January 17th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#8892 The Call to Evangelize – Ralph Martin

Questions Covered:

17:26 – Have you heard of Holy Moments created by Matthew Kelly? He presents the same idea of never putting off holiness but embracing it each moment.
22:37 – For the new evangelization, how do figures like Fr. James Martin and others like him fit into that picture?
31:28 – When I hear the term “new evangelization,” I am not sure what to think. Does the traditional Catholic Mass have a place in it?
49:21 – Does charismatic renewal and spirituality have a place in the new evangelization?
 

By | January 17th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#8891 Pro-Life Open Forum – Dr. George Delgado

Questions Covered: 

08:30 – Why are so many Christians pro-abortion now when they weren’t before?
15:09 – I met someone at SEEK who is Catholic. She went to a March for Life. She had a negative response to the graphic images used by pro-lifers, so she doesn’t consider herself pro-life. How can I help someone like that?
21:46 – The only abortion clinic in Pensacola has shut down due to lots of prayer!
29:48 – I usually pray in front of an abortion clinic with a group. There was a sign put up on the clinic property that gave 10 reasons for why abortion is okay. I need help navigating some…

By | January 16th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#8890 Old Testament Saints – Steve Ray

“The patriarchs, prophets, and certain other Old Testament figures have been and always will be honored as saints in all the Church’s liturgical traditions.” CCC 61

Questions Covered:

16:11 – Are there people from thousands of years ago who didn’t know God who went to heaven?
20:54 – How can someone (like Adam or Eve) become a saint without knowing Christ?
23:34 – Do you consider Solomon to be a saint? Why or why not?
31:08 – Why don’t we speak more about saints like Lazarus?
34:54 – What sort of hope did the Old Testament saints have? Did they hope for heaven?
37:22 – How did women…

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#8889 Open Forum – Tim Staples

The callers choose the topics during Open Forum, peppering our guests with questions on every aspect of Catholic life and faith, the moral life, and even philosophical topics that touch on general religious belief.

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Questions Covered:

05:28 – Can you explain to me the Church’s teaching on evolution and the creation story?
18:33 – Is the Catholic Church growing?
28:51 – What is the difference between the Fathers of the Church, the Doctors of the Church, and the mystics?
37:13 – What is the Catholic position on Mary’s perpetual virginity? Why…

By | January 15th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments