Open Line


“Open Line” is a fast-paced call-in show, with a new host every day!

This enables our listeners to ask questions and comment to each host’s area of expertise.

Most Recent Episodes

Open Line, Wednesday - 11/14/2018 - Under the Earth

Is grace created?, Why do we need morals if we're good following the natural law?, Why is IVF wrong if God gives that child a soul?, How is a Catholic's conscience different from a secularly framed one?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 11/13/2018 - The Life of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on "The Life of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini - Undaunted in Faith and Courage" on today, her Feast Day, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 11/12/2018 - Searing Love of God

Did the Catholic Church insert Gnostic books into the Bible?, Did the people who died before Christ go to Heaven?, Will there be different levels of people in Heaven?, What is a spiritual director?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 11/07/2018 - Binding and Loosing

What was the oath against modernism?, How did Jesus get a Y chromosome?, Why can non-Catholics be saved?, Why do we have to honor Mary?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 11/06/2018 - The Holy Souls in Purgatory

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Commemoration of All Souls in Purgatory whom we honor in a special way throughout the month of November, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 11/05/2018 - Queen of Heaven

Can you give me an elevator pitch for Catholicism?, Can you recommend a good resource for Biblical Chronology?, Will any Protestants end up in Purgatory?, Where can I find Purgatory in the Bible?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 10/31/2018 - Life Begins at Conception

Why can't priests perform miracles?, How can I defend pro-life ideas without bringing in religion?, Can you lose your spiritual inheritance?, Why is the Last Supper left out of the book of John?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 10/30/2018 - The Solemnity of All Saints

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on The Solemnity of All Saints / All Saints Day, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 10/29/2018 - The Bible - Fact or Fiction?

Is the Bible fiction?, Was Jesus just a prophet?, Isn't repetitious prayer sinful?, What does the Catholic Church teach about Jesus' return and the tribulation?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 10/24/2018 - Fully Human and Fully God

In Eucharistic Prayer III, the priest says “May he make of us an eternal offering to you, so that we may obtain an inheritance with your elect…”. What is meant by “May he make of us an eternal offering”?, Why was Ham seeing Noah naked so bad?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 10/23/2018 - The Most Holy Rosary

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on October:The Month of the Most Holy Rosary, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 10/22/2018 - Catholics Aren't Cannibals

Matthew 18:6, what does this mean for those who would abuse children?, Is the host consecrated before it's placed in the monstrance?, My teenagers won't pray, what should I do?, Why did God allow the Israelites to become slaves?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 10/17/2018 - What Would Jesus Say?

Where did Cain and Abel find wives?, How do you forgive someone?, Why shouldn't we trace Jesus' lineage through Mary?, did Zoroastrianism predate Judaism?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 10/16/2018 - Two New Saints in the Church

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on two of the seven newest Catholic Saints, Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI, discussion about Humanae Vitae and its predictions, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 10/15/2018 - Jesus Was Sent Through Mary

What does it mean that our sins "will be shouted from the rooftops"?, Are there documents that prove apostolic succession?, What do the bells during Mass signify?, Why don't Catholics have immersion baptisms?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 10/10/2018 - Stop Playing with Matches

How should you treat Catholics with SSA?, Was Judaism influenced by Zoroastrianism?, What happens falls if someone ill during a Mass?, Is the Pope selected by the Holy Spirit or by cardinals choosing to follow the Holy Spirit?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 10/09/2018 - Our Lady of Good Help

Fr. Wade is broadcasting from the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help Shrine in Champion, Wisconsin to teach us about Our Lady of Good Help, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 10/08/2018 - Mother of God

How do we know St. Elizabeth is Mary's cousin?, What should I tell my Protestant friend who wants to receive communion at Catholic Mass?, How often should you go to confession?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 10/03/2018 - Myth of Overpopulation

When does life begin?, Should we bring children into an overpopulated world?, How do the answers of Mary and Zechariah differ?, Are you going to translate the Koran into English?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 10/02/2018 - The Archangels and Guardian Angels

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Archangels and Guardian Angels, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 10/01/2018 - Mormon Missionaries

How can I prepare for a conversation with Mormon missionaries?, How can I discuss scrupulosity with a Catholic without upsetting them? Should we still keep the dietary regulations of the Old Testament? What happens to a Priest of he has an affair? Join John Martignoni for Open Line Monday as he answers your questions on apologetics and more on EWTN Radio!

Open Line, Wednesday - 09/26/2018 - Oriented Towards the Truth

Should we allow homosexuals near our children?, Why did Jesus send the demons into the pigs?, I'm an atheist, will I go to Hell?, Where can I learn more about the early Church fathers?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 09/25/2018 - Problem of Evil

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the problem of Evil, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 09/24/2018 - Meat on Fridays?

Do Catholics have to abstain from eating meat on Fridays? When do we first receive the Holy Spirit? Join John Martignoni for Open Line Monday as he answers your questions on apologetics and more on EWTN Radio!

Open Line, Wednesday - 09/19/2018 - What are Mystics?

What are Mystics?, Who was St. Vincent de Paul?, Will we know our loved ones in Heaven?, How long has the Catholic version of the Bible been around?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 09/18/2018 - Anger

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on regarding Anger as a Passion/Emotion/Feeling, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 09/17/2018 - What is a Catholic?

What is a Catholic?, What is Purgatory?, What is a living will?, what does chastity in marriage look like?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 09/12/2018 - What is Clericalism?

What is Clericalism?, Where in the Bible is the story of Sodom and Gomorrah?, Should I read literature where "God" speaks?, Can the Eastern Churches elect the Pope?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 09/11/2018 - Spiritual Direction

Fr. Wade answers questions such as, after marriage, can lust still happen in the marriage, what is Spiritual Direction, why do Catholic Priests, Bishops,etc, where dresses, and can I be caught in someones sin? All on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Wednesday - 09/05/2018 - Righteous Anger

Can an unrepentant priest give valid sacraments?, How were the Philistines allowed to take the Ark of the Covenant?, What is mortal sin?, I'm a new Catholic, how should I react to the scandal?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 09/04/2018 - The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Wednesday - 08/29/2018 - Definition of Penance

What is the definition of Penance?, What if my wife's and my previous marriages aren't annulled?, Have you ever seen a miracle through prayer?, Is the state of Israel now related to Israel in end times?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 08/28/2018 - 7 Hindrances to Prayer

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Seven Hindrances to Prayer and Devotion and the Necessity of Prayer and Praying Always, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 08/27/2018 - Can I take RCIA online

Can I take RCIA online?, Is the Trinity a logical Contradiction?, do we all come from Adam and Eve?, Is it ok for a Catholic to hangout with non-Catholics?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 08/22/2018 - Binding and Loosing

What was the oath against modernism?, How did Jesus get a Y chromosome?, Why can non-Catholics be saved?, Why do we have to honor Mary?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 08/21/2018 - Having a Well Formed Conscience Part 2

Fr. Wade gives us part two of a teaching on the importance of having a well-formed conscience, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 08/20/2018 - Prayers for the Dead

Did James have authority over Peter?, In what name should we be baptized?, Where in the Bible does it say that you have to go through RCIA?, Is the Bible complete?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 08/15/2018 - Tree of Life

Was the cross known in Jesus' time?, Are John the Apostle and John the Revelator the same person?, How are we to interpret Genesis and the real presence through science?, How did evil enter into the Garden of Eden?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 08/14/2018 - Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 08/13/2018 - Purgatory

How do I explain Purgatory to my Protestant relatives?, Do the souls in Purgatory have a connection to this world?, Can you explain the two judgement?, Is there a proper way to hold your hands during prayer?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Wednesday - 08/08/2018 - The Son of Man

What are your thought on the death penalty?, Why do we call angels saints?, Why can't a scapular be laminated?, What does son of man mean?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa!

Open Line, Tuesday - 08/07/2018 - Having A Well-Formed Conscience Part 1

Fr. Wade gives us part one of a teaching on the importance of having a well-formed conscience, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Open Line, Monday - 08/06/2018 - The Law of Love

Did Old Testament sacrifices cover venial and mortal sins?, Did Jesus die for all men?, Why pray to the Saints and Mary?, What is the law of Christ, the new covenant?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Monday - 07/30/2018 - The Lord is the Judge

Do we exist solely to praise God?, Did the Church change the Sabbath day?, Why evangelize to Protestants if they can get to Heaven anyway?, How do I respond when Protestants say I'm not saved?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

Open Line, Monday - 07/23/2018 - The Branches and the Vine

What does the Church teach about justification?, Why do Bible translations keep changing?, How do I argue against sola scriptura?, What sins does love cover?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni!

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