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

#9327 Death, Judgment, Heaven and Hell - Tim Staples

What is the truth? Is there life after death?
Questions Covered:

14:11 – How can we reply to fellow Christians who no longer believe in hell? 
33:35 – How can I atone for very serious sins? 
42:40 – I feel that I am destined for Hell, based on my reading of Scripture. I have rejected God’s graces in my life. I’ve left the Church.  

Book Tim to speak at your parish or next event. 
Want more from Tim Staples? 

Behold Your Mother: A Biblical and Historical Defense of the Marian Doctrines 
Jimmy Swaggart Made Me Catholic 

Catholic Answers to Common Objections 
The Sword of t…

#9326 The Mature Christian - Msgr. Charles Pope

Msgr. Charles Pope shares the best ways to grow in maturity in the spiritual life, to help others who are spiritually immature, and how to best combat spiritual warfare.
Questions Covered:

22:12 – My boyfriend and I are in a long-distance relationship. I feel like one of us should be prepared to move at this point, but neither of us seem to be. How can I maturely and prayerfully approach this? 
32:53 – How can I understand spiritual warfare and grow in my ability to combat it? 
41:42 – I find myself and my wife at different stages in our spiritual walk. I feel like I am leav…

#9325 Trust in God’s Mercy - Fr. Sebastian Walshe

Questions Covered:

16:33 – I was abused as a child and have a really hard time trusting in God and his mercy. It seems I am not able to overcome this. What can I do? 
31:42 – How can I forgive and improve my relationship with God? 
42:04 – Can I forgive my mother even though she has passed away? 
45:07 – I have forgiven someone in my life. Am I being selfish for still hoping that my prayers are answered? 
50:25 – Is it true that you can’t forgive someone unless they are sorry? 
51:52 – Do you have any resources for starting to forgive a parent? 

Resources …

#9324 Choosing Authentic Love - Rose Sweet

Questions Covered:

18:05 – My older sister dates all kinds of people. Would your book help her? 
30:18 – I have a son who is involved in a same-sex relationship. He was born and raised Catholic. We are struggling. What can we do? 
37:00 – You mentioned people looking for love in all the wrong places. What if someone did that in the past and ended up in a not so ideal marriage? Can life be brought into that kind of a marriage? Can this marriage be made better? 
51:49 – My husband and I have been married for 13 years and he is in the middle of his 3rd affair. What can I …

#9323 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:

00:42 – I work with a pregnancy resource center. Can we refer our women to other places that have contraception as one of their services? We would not be referring them for contraception. 
04:10 – Why do John and the other gospel writers use Greek words when God is referring to himself? 
13:21 – How is it that we can have knowledge about the faith …

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