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. 

Call in with your question at 1-888-31-TRUTH!


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Most Recent Episodes

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:
01:23 – Revelation 19 speaks about the flesh of the king. Does that relate to John 6 when Jesus talks about eating his flesh?
06:45 – What do Catholics believe about Protestant Eucharist?
21:05 – Is God “Love” in a way that is different than the way he is other virtues like justice?
28:42 – When Jesus said on the cross “why have you forsaken me…

Tim Staples discusses his recent pilgrimage to Lourdes and answers questions about the Virgin Mary, Eastern Orthodox, and more.
Questions Covered
19:06 – How do I answer Protestants who say God chose Mary because she was just a normal girl?
23:44 – Why is Luke 1:28 sometimes translated “Highly favored one” and sometimes “full of grace?
32:40 – How to answer the claim that it is a metaphysical impossibility that a real Christian not work out his own salvation?
41:33 – Were Mary and Joseph engaged or betrothed? Different bible translations say it different ways.
48:13 &#8…

Have you ever wondered what Catholics believe about salvation? Are only Catholics saved? Is salvation just between the believer and Jesus? Why do Catholics believe in purgatory? Is salvation an event or a process?
Join Michael Barber and Cy Kellett to hear what the Catholic Church teaches about salvation, as well as the Scriptural evidence for this important belief.
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Catholics Answers’ chaplain, Norbertine Fr. Hugh Barbour, joins Cy to take any question of a pastoral nature. He offers advice on marriage, family, work, the liturgy, and much more.
Questions Covered:

07:45 – I have a daughter who is talking about getting a surgery, so she can’t have any more kids. She is pregnant with her 3rd child. I take care of her first two. How can I speak to her about the very poor life choices she is making?
13:38 – What is the Norbertine rite Mass like?
17:05 – Who was St. Therese, the Little Flower?
20:02 – What is the contemporary Catholic r…

Children between the ages of 3 and 16 are welcome to call with their questions about the faith. Tune in for an hour of thoughtful and intelligent questions from the youngest members of the Church.
Questions Covered:

03:09 – Why did God create the tree with the Forbidden Fruit?
06:43 – Can you clarify whether heaven is a physical or just a spiritual place?
14:01 – If there was no one before God, how was God made?
15:26 – How did Catholics get their name?
18:54 – Why were they so cruel to Jesus?
22:42 – Why is there a pinecone in front of the Vatican? If some…

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