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

#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…

#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 – …

#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
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…

#9094 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:

05:53 – I recently went to a Catholic Church that had low-gluten wafers and alcohol-free wine for the celebration of the Eucharist. Does this affect the Eucharist in a negative way? Does it matter?
08:40 – Is it okay for a Roman Catholic to attend a same-sex wedding or pride festival?
16:28 – How can I explain that the early Church was the Catholic …

#9093 Open Forum - Mark Brumley

Questions Covered:

06:21 – Does the forbidden fruit have anything to do with psychedelics?
12:43 – How does a merciful God square with genocide that he asked the Jews to accomplish, like the death of the Canaanites?
20:55 – Can you provide the biblical basis for the differentiation between mortal and venial sins?
30:00 – Can you explain John 14:6? I am having trouble with this.
46:45 – Why does the Catholic faith worship statues and the Virgin Mary?
53:00 – Can a person who commits grievous sins their whole life still be forgiven and still go to heaven?

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