Catholic Answers Live 2018-05-29T22:02:38+00:00

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#8587 The Science of Life and Death – Stacy Trasancos

Questions Covered

13:42 – How can someone be a scientist and a Christian? How are the two complimentary?
32:10 – How can I talk to my teenager about in vitro fertilization as something that is wrong when lots of her friends were conceived that way?
43:20 – What would the Catholic response/stance on human cloning be?
49:54 – What is the difference between contraception and abortion? Aren’t they the same?
Resources Mentioned

20 Answers: Bioethics by Stacy Trasancos

By | June 18th, 2018|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#8586 Chastity – Jason Evert

Questions Covered:

13:45 – How do you explain the harm of porn and masturbation to a world that freely accepts it?
21:17 – Most of the saints are chaste, unmarried, and sexual abstinence seems to be a trend. Is there a saint I can look up to who is not? 
30:38 – Could same-sex attracted people live in a chaste/abstinent marriage and remain true to the Church?
38:25 – Listener shares how he was able to overcome his pornography addiction.
45:05 – What is your advice for undoing the distortion of pornography when you were exposed early on, but are now married and trying to live in a healthy…

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#8585 Overcoming Polarization in the Church – Gloria Purvis

Gloria Purvis of EWTN’s Morning Glory radio show, shares stories from the recent conference on overcoming polarization through catholic social thought, hosted by the Initiative for Catholic Social Thought and Public Life at Georgetown University.

Questions Covered:

19:52 – How am I supposed to navigate through Catholic media entities that are seemingly at odds with others, such as ChurchMilitant which seemed to mock Bishop Barron?
31:11 – How do I deal with Catholics who disagree with the USCCB on immigration?
43:35 – How can we emphasize that the people on the other side of big issues,…

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#8584 Which Catholic Doctrine Troubles You? – Karlo Broussard

Do you have a Catholic doctrine or maybe a few Catholic doctrines that you struggle with? Karlo Broussard invites callers to share their doctrinal road-blocks to Catholic Faith. 

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Questions Covered:

14:46 – Can you help me understand Transubstantiation? What kind of flesh is it turning into?
20:51 – Isn’t the doctrine on birth control in married couples sexist, since God has given women gifts and talents to use that are inhibited when they become pregnant?
34:35 – What is an explanation for only having men priests that I can give to people…

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#8583 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:

02:30 – If for whatever reason the Catholic Church deemed a baptism to be invalid, such as being in a non-Catholic church, could the person have enough of a desire to validate it in some way?
05:36 – How do I answer someone who says that the Catholic Church can’t make valid doctrine due to the east and west schism?
13:17 – As Catholics, how do we interpret…

By | June 14th, 2018|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments