Catholic Answers Live2019-05-05T11:15:58-04:00

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!

Catholic Answers Live airs every Monday through Friday from 6-8 PM Eastern (3-5 PM Pacific) on over 360 AM and FM stations in the United States, Sirius Satellite Radio channel 130, and through the Internet at catholic.com. If you can’t listen live, you can subscribe to our podcast or download individual shows from our MP3 archive.

#9235 Homosexuality and the Bible – Trent Horn

Questions Covered:

15:40 – I disagree with the teaching that homosexuality is a sin. I’m an ordained minister and have a degree in psychology and believe that this pushes people away.
31:28 – As a woman I really find drag queens offensive. Why does society accept the mockery of women?
43:28 – What is the Church’s stance on homosexuality being a choice? Are people are born with it?
46:14 – Some “abominations” in the Old Testament have been abolished (i.e. eating unclean food). Why is this abomination not abolished?
51:21 – I am oldest of six, and three…

By |September 13th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#9234 The Transgender Movement – Gloria Purvis

Questions Covered:
20:40 – I am converting to Catholicism and am not sure how to deal with the transgender issue.
29:36 – People should not pressure others to be something they are not. I think we are called to love, not to pressure.
40:59 – I knew a woman who had a complete gender change. People should accept others for who they are, especially since they are already struggling.
46:22 – If someone wants me to call them by their trans name, I just do it. What am I hoping to achieve by refusing?
49:50 – I appreciate very much the distinction that you are making abo…

By |September 13th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#9233 Open Forum – Jimmy Akin

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:

02:51 – If God is perfect, how could he regret creating the human race? 
08:54 – My wife has expressed a desire to convert to Catholicism. We are Protestant. Is it possible for us to have a healthy and rich interfaith relationship? 
16:35 – I am a non-Catholic. If my husband and I become Catholic, do we have to get remarried in the Church? Is an IU…

By |September 12th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#9232 Open Forum – Jimmy Akin

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:

05:41 – I am going to work as a janitor in a fertility clinic. Is this ethical for me to do? 
11:27 – I am Jewish and considering becoming Catholic. If I do, will I need to stop observing the Sabbath? 
17:06 – Is it true that when cremation is used, the ashes must be buried and not split up? Are ashes different than relics? 
23:20 – Is there …

By |September 12th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#9231 Why It Matters To Be Catholic – Karlo Broussard

Questions Covered:

08:16 – How can you speak to a non-Catholic about the Mass when they say it is monotonous and boring? 
15:10 – What do Catholics believe the point of life is? 
22:56 – Are Lutherans, Catholics, and orthodox peoples able to become one again? 
30:35 – If heaven is our goal, then why did God create the earth? Where in the New Testament does it say that going to heaven is our goal? 
39:23 – Why is it a requirement to go to Mass every Sunday? Is it biblically based? 
45:15 – How was the early Church formed? What did it look like? 

By |September 11th, 2019|Categories: Catholic Answers Live, Uncategorized|0 Comments