Catholic Answers Live 2019-05-05T11:15:58-04:00

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!

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#9099 Open Forum – Tim Staples

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 – How do I answer my Protestant friends who claim that indulgences did not exist in the early church?
13:27 – I came across a sedevacantist channel that claims that Pope Francis will be the last pope. What are Tim’s thoughts?
20:16 – What is the distinction between the way that Baptism incorporates us into the Body of Christ, and the way the E…

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#9098 Open Forum – Tim Staples

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:

04:43 – How can I defend the papacy against an Orthodox friend? And how can I argue that the Orthodox church broke off from the Catholic church, not vice versa?
20:06 – How do we explain the Biblical flood in spite of the lack of scientific evidence?
28:35 – What is the guideline for physical attraction in a Catholic relationship?
34:50 – What…

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#9097 Growing in Marriage – Jackie Francois Angel

Jackie and Bobby Angel give counsel to callers on how to grow in holiness in marriage.
Questions Covered:

12:42 – What is the proof that the purpose of marriage is to get the spouse and children to heaven?
15:00 – How can I help my husband who was raised Catholic, but who doesn’t practice the faith?
23:10 – How do I help my husband to be interested in reading the Bible together? Is there a way for me to make this a fun activity for us?
29:29 – I got married at 21 and had two children. My wife was unfaithful and left us. I got remarried in my thirties and have been marr…

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#9096 Tips for Defending the Faith – Trent Horn

Trent Horn gives his best tips for defending the Catholic faith.
Questions Covered:

05:55 – How can I defend what appears to be unjust punishment from God in the Old Testament?
20:15 – How can I be more effective when explaining that Jesus did not have brothers?
32:09 – I am reading Counterfeit Christs, which is helping me to understand what people think. Can you help me understand what henotheism, which you mention in your chapter on Mormonism?
35:48 – What should we do with people who people that Jesus was just a local prophet for that time in history?
50:00 – …

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#9095 Weird Questions – Jimmy Akin

Jimmy Akin, senior apologist at Catholic Answers, selects from weird and wacky questions submitted via the internet and tackles them head on in this episode of “Weird Questions.” If you have a mysterious, fantastic, or otherworldly query, please email it to radio@catholic.com.
Questions Covered:

04:30 – Is there anything in Tradition or Scripture that points to man as God’s closest and favorite creature, to the extent that there may be other life forms in existence superior to us in every way except in our closeness to God’s heart?
07:37 – How did they keep time in New…

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