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

#9265 Weird Questions - Jimmy Akin

Questions Covered:

01:59 – I’d like to know about the so-called “Satanic Panic” around Dungeons and Dragons, but also the related panic about D&D and murder/suicide. 
16:00 – Does CCC 2290 have anything to say about people’s addiction to coffee? We all seem to give coffee a pass even though people spend lots of money on it and develop significant physiological and psychological dependence on it. Find any humorous coffee meme and substitute the word “heroin,” and suddenly it isn’t so funny. 
22:21 – Where would we be today if the Libra…

#9264 How Catholic Art Saved the Faith - Elizabeth Lev

Elizabeth Lev, art historian and author of “How Catholic Art Saved the Faith: The Triumph of Beauty and Truth in Counter-Reformation Art,” joins Cy to discuss the life-changing impact that Catholic restoration art had on the faithful during the tumult and aftermath of the Protestant Reformation. While Protestantism threatened to destroy sacramental life, Catholic art affirmed the truth found in the sacraments, calling the faithful to deeper relationship with the Church that Christ founded.
Questions Covered:

20:36 – How did Artemisia Genteleschi contribute as a woman to art …

#9263 Open Forum - Mark Brumley

Questions Covered:

06:30 – Is it okay to have several novenas going at once?  
15:07 – What is the Church’s position on angelic ordination? 
17:40 – St. Augustine seems to contradict the vision at Fatima, so who is correct? 
22:17 – Is it possible to sin without having any culpability?  
32:47 – Does the Church still encourage full immersion Baptism? 
34:08 – What is pillar sitting? When did this happen and why isn’t it a practice in the Church anymore? 
37:44 – My wife believes that Dante’s Divine Comedy is heretical, but I’m not sure if it is. Is th…

#9262 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

Questions Covered:

02:26 – What is the difference between temporal and plenary indulgences? How do you obtain them? What are they? 
07:56 – Is it wrong for a Muslim, Morman, or Hindu family to have lots of kids or are they all gifts from God? 
12:37 – Why does the Church teach that Jesus is God in the flesh when the book of Numbers says that God is not a man? 
16:36 – Why is St. Peter’s cross considered to be a demonic symbol? 
19:09 – Was the Anglican Church founded by St. Augustine of Canterbury, therefore having apostolic succession? 
23:20 – If Catholic…

#9261 The Errors of Adventism - Tim Staples

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