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 catholic.com. 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

#8704 The Chaplain Is In - Fr. Hugh Barbour, O. Praem.

We focus on pastoral concerns but welcome any question callers would like to ask a Catholic priest as we are joined by the Catholic Answers chaplain, Norbertine Father Hugh Barbour.

Questions Covered: 

04:22 - How does the Church view the souls of loved ones who aren’t living according to Church teaching when they die? Will they automatically be condemned?
13:00 - In the Mass, why do we have the Eucharist, why do we have a sacrifice?
18:45 - Friends have told me that they sometimes feel God “place something on their heart.” I haven’t felt this. How can I experience this in my relationship…

#8703 Open Forum - Mark Brumley

The 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:

17:22 - What is the Church’s stance/belief on evolution?
28:46 - If everyone tithed 10% of their time rather than their money, would the Church be richer at the end of the year?
36:00 - Why would a priest disobey his vows and remain a priest? Why wouldn’t he just leave the priesthood and do whatever he wants?
44:43 - Does the Catholic Church believe in the…

#8702 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

The 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:

06:30 - How can you prove the universality of the Church?
15:08 - Why is the change to the catechism regarding the death penalty happening only recently?
23:10 - Why are none of Peter’s successors in Antioch? Why is Luke not listed as an early Church father?
28:47 - My grandson will be 13 soon. He was baptized, but not brought up in the faith. Which books of…

#8701 Why Are You An Atheist? - Trent Horn

Apologist and author Trent Horn generates moving and surprising conversations when he asks non-religious listeners to call and share why religion is not their thing.

Book Trent to speak at your parish or next event.

Questions Covered:

03:08 - I don’t believe that a Creator exists. I am Catholic and an atheist.
15:24 - Because I have not been convinced of the existence of the supernatural.
28:29 - I find the evidence of any God to be lacking. 
42:30 - I do not see any evidence for God.
Resources Mentioned: 

Why We're Catholic: Our Reasons For Faith, Hope, And Love

Answering Atheism:…

#8700 Why Are You An Atheist? - Trent Horn

Apologist and author Trent Horn generates moving and surprising conversations when he asks non-religious listeners to call and share why religion is not their thing.

Book Trent to speak at your parish or next event.

Questions Covered:

12:47 - I am an atheist because it’s hard for me to believe in texts that are thousands of years old.
28:42 - I don’t believe in a monotheistic God.
35:44 - Because I have yet to be convinced that there’s a God.
Resources Mentioned: 

Why We're Catholic: Our Reasons For Faith, Hope, And Love

Answering Atheism: How to Make the Case for God with Logic…

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