Catholic Answers LIVECatholic Answers LIVE

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 (3-4 PM Pacific) on over 360 AM and FM stations in the United States, Sirius Satellite Radio channel 130, and through the Internet at If you can't listen live, you can subscribe to our podcast or download individual shows from our MP3 archive. 

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Most Recent Episodes

#8604 Kids' Q&A - Trent Horn

Questions Covered:

06:42 - Why do the priests wear different robes than the altar servers?
15:40 - How do I talk to my Protestant friends about my faith?
21:18 - Is the Garden of Eden still a place on Earth?
24:17 - I need help understanding the Trinity.
31:46 - Why do we have a pope? 
35:15 - Why do they ring bells in Mass? 
37:44 - Why is Jesus in the Eucharist? 
47:01 - How did Joseph die?
49:57 - Since Mary and Jesus ascended into heaven, is heaven a place? Where is it? 
53:22 - Is there any part of Jesus’ life that is not recorded in the Bible?
Resources Mentioned:

Why We're…

#8603 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

Questions Covered:

01:47 - Has God given Mary power beyond intercession? 
04:09 - We think we have free will, but do we really?
12:42 - In Acts 9, where Peter raises Tabitha from the dead, where does her soul go before being raised?
16:08 - What does Abba mean?
23:54 - What is the Catholic view on tai chi or martial arts?
28:41 - What are some of the major differences between Vatican I and Vatican II?
33:08 - What are some of the differences between orders and diocesan priests? 
36:26 - Why aren’t priests allowed to be married?
44:32 - Is there protocol for interacting with…

#8602 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

Questions Covered:

12:42 - Why is eating meat on Friday in Lent a mortal sin?
16:52 - How can I defend Scripture, in addition to good works, to Protestant friends?
22:26 - What is the Catholic Church’s view on torture?
32:48 - Can you recommend resources to better understand the Just War Doctrine?
41:30 - Why is the Holy Spirit referred to as He? 
46:17 - Are people today still punished for the sins of their ancestors, like in the Old Testament?
51:55 - Do you have any theories for when original sin occurred in the history of humanity?


#8601 Truly Human Life - John Cuddeback

Questions Covered:

23:00 - Is Plotinus’ view of the soul contrary to Catholic teaching?
35:00 - How can we show to others that the Catholic faith is the fullness of truth and not just another of many diverse philosophies?
47:15 - How can we talk to people about abortion who seem not to listen to natural human reason?
Resources Mentioned:
True Friendship by Dr. John Cuddeback 

#8600 Jesus: Emmanuel or Mere Prophet? - Karlo Broussard

Questions Covered:

17:53 - How can a human body contain the divinity of God?
23:41 - I do not believe that Jesus is equal to the Father. 
36:42 - If Jesus is Emmanuel, how can it say in Scripture that He has human bloodlines?
43:24 - How can we say that Jesus is fully man when his human nature was not fallen? 
49:56 - Could you address the verse that talked about Jesus “laying the baton at Jehovah’s feet?”
53:07 - How does the image in Revelation of the slain lamb at the altar reveal the doctrine of two natures?

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