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

#9068 Open Forum - 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:

04:28 – What can you tell me about St. Paul and the thorn in his flesh? Why did he only pray 3 times for God to remove it?
08:25 – Could the Holy Trinity be compared to the Borg in Star Trek, which has a hive mind?
18:40 – How are we to understand the way Satan is portrayed in the Old Testament versus the New Testament?
24:09 – Do we need hair…

#9067 Why Are You An Atheist? - Trent Horn

Trent Horn asks, “Why are you an atheist?” and delves into the reasons for belief in God’s existence.
Questions Covered:

04:50 – I believe in a higher power, but that God is a counterfeit.
16:57 – I do not understand how a perfect God could create an imperfect universe.
29:08 – I’m not sure if I believe in God because I don’t know where he is.
36:02 – I am an atheist because I am not convinced that there is a God. I don’t feel there is enough evidence to prove or disprove his existence.
46:19 – I am an atheist because I think that after everythi…

#9066 Why Are You An Atheist? - Trent Horn

Trent Horn asks, “Why are you an atheist?” and delves into the reasons for belief in God’s existence.
Questions Covered:

16:25 – I am a reluctant atheist. I don’t think faith can be proven scientifically.
28:47 – I think the idea of a transcendent being in my life is creepy. I just don’t believe in God.
42:56 – I was raised Roman Catholic. I read the Bible and no longer believe.

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#9065 The Church in the World - Trent Horn

Questions Covered:

21:02 – I am a new convert and I am just wondering where can I start studying to prepare myself for handling these world issues and being confident in the faith?
23:52 – Trent, what is your own experience with Catholic culture? How did your family make their living/what are your views on farming?
36:16 – I was just baptized and confirmed and am still struggling with personal belief in the death penalty and other issues. Can you help me?

Resources Mentioned:

Behold Your Mother: A Biblical and Historical Defense of the Marian Doctrines
Bowling Alone by Rob…

#9064 The Church in the World - Trent Horn

Questions Covered:

18:27 – How are we meant to respond to pro-choice people who are saying that the 11-year-old girl who was raped and is pregnant should be able to get an abortion?
22:27 – I think that what is going on with the three states who have passed pro-life legislation. I am so encouraged by this. I am hopeful that someday people can see this as a great evil, just as slavery was.
49:07 – You spoke about prudential judgement in the last chapter of your book. What do you mean by prudential judgement? Can I have more of an explanation with this?

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