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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 catholic.com. 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

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:

05:45 – Where did the feeding of the 5,000 take place? The gospel accounts seem to contradict each other on this point. 
13:23 – What was the manna that God provided to the Israelites in the desert? 
17:31 – I used to work in a urology office as a secretary. Sometimes I would schedule vasectomies for the doctors. Was this sinful? Does it need to be confessed? 
21:04 – How long does Christ stay with us after we have received him in the Eucharist? 
28:23 – My coworker thinks that abortion is the only solution for women in third world countries who have a lot of children. How can I respond to this? 
33:24 – Is it possible to worship the same God as Muslims if we are not united in faith with them? 
41:25 – What is the book of Enoch? 
46:20 – Are there any documents or parts of Scripture that talk about Caiaphas and the rest of the Sanhedrin after the Resurrection? 
49:40 – I am not yet Catholic. I am thinking about becoming Catholic but am Lutheran. What can I do to remove mortal sin from my soul in the meantime? 

Resources Mentioned:

ncbcenter.org

Relativism is confusing and wrong. How can we refute it?
Questions Covered: 

13:41 – My mother-in-law is agnostic. When I try to talk to her about the Catholic Church, she says things like, “All religions promote peace,” as if there are no differences among the different faiths. Is this relativism? How can I respond? 
20:37 – When the president uses relativism, how should faithful Catholics respond? Is it enough to support a president because they are pro-life, even though they use relativism in other areas? 
34:05 – Are you saying that you shouldn’t force your opinion on someone? 
43:48 – How can I respond to “I feel” arguments from relativists? 
48:00 – Can you give me some tips on how to respond to pro-choice people who say, “What if it was your daughter/you were in their situation…” etc.? 
51:44 – Do the ends ever justify the means? 

Resources Mentioned:

On Bullshit — Book by Harry Frankfurt 
Persuasive Pro-Life by Trent Horn

In a world of chaos and negative news, how can we keep our peace and let go of anger and stress?
Questions Covered:

18:49 – My husband is angry and stressed over the election, his mother, and being retired early. How can I help and deal with my angry husband? 
24:40 – What is the importance of silence with God in the process of inviting the Holy Spirit to come into us? 
36:41 – Thank you for your book! It has helped me so much. 
38:48 – How do I deal with the chaotic human condition? 
43:50 – How can I handle the stress of my past? I really want control of things and want to let go of that need for control. 
48:23 – How can I respond when people act angry around me? 

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:

01:24 – Why is it good to pray to the saints and is there biblical evidence for it? Which saint is a good intercessor for moral purity? 
16:45 – A priest recently told me that there was no Ark or flood and that it was all a story. Is that true? 
23:14 – I am Baptist youth pastor and in a dilemma of faith. I am really interested in the Catholic Church. Could I be Catholic but still go to church with my husband? Can a person have two churches? 
35:25 – I am a Protestant. The indulgences that led to the Reformation and priest scandals are a big reason why I am not Catholic. Can you help me to better understand these things or why I should be Catholic? 
48:16 – How do Adam and Eve reconcile with evolution? 

Resources Mentioned:

Friends in High Places by Tim Staples

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:

04:10 – Someone told me that Democrats lower abortion rates because they make birth control more available. Is this a good reason to vote for them? 
17:36 – What does “selah” mean? 
20:10 – I am dialoguing with a Black Hebrew Israelite. What is the best way to begin refuting their claims? 
29:12 – What is eternal subordination? 
46:00 – The godmother to my daughter is marrying a Jehovah’s Witness and they are not getting married in the Church. They have asked me to officiate it. What can I do or say? 
51:54 – Why is it good to pray to the saints and is there biblical evidence for it? Which saint is a good intercessor for moral purity? 

Resources Mentioned:

Friends in High Places by Tim Staples

 

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