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

Fr. Mitch answers your emails on a special mailbag edition of today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on The Solemnity of Christ the King and Secularism, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

Can you explain Purgatory?, Where did the concept of God come from?, Who was Melchizedek?, Were there any benefits from the Reformation?, How did the Church stay together after so many Popes were martyred?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Can I morally object to serving on a jury in a murder trial?, Can I use the Orthodox Study Bible?, In Luke 22:24-32 I know that there is a difference in the Greek with the word you, one being singular and the other plural, however, what would it have been in Aramaic?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Pope St. John Paul II's "The Feminine Genius", faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

What is the Catholic perspective on James 2:24?, What was the purpose of the Old Testament law?, Does scripture tell us what the afterlife will be like?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

What is the difference between Yeshua and Yahweh?, Did Eve before the fall and the BVM both have original innocence?, How do we meditate on the various worlds of Jesus?, Is St. Joseph's body in Heaven?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the life of Blessed Fr. Michael McGivney, Founder of the Knights of Columbus, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

In Luke 1:47, Mary says, “My Lord and my Savior.” Why does she need a Savior if she is free from sin?, What was in the Ark of the Covenant?, Should we literally interpret Genesis? Must all Catholics believe in the literal interpretation of Genesis?, When Pontius Pilate washed his hands of Jesus’ fate, was he cleared of guilt or responsibility?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Was Jesus ever in East India?, How can I explain truth versus ideology?, Do I need to be baptized to enroll in a scapular devotion?, Were there any martyrs who had fears of persecution but who persevered through that?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Three States of the Church: Triumphant / Militant / Suffering , faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

Can a Catholic drink alcohol?, What is the meaning of Matthew 7:1-5?, How was Mary preserved from sin?, What does faith without works mean?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

How does one discern deception in today's society?, What are your thoughts on Putin?, What is the difference between soul and spirit?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Three Ways of the Interior Life: Purgative/Illuminative/Unitive, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

How can I debunk "once saved always saved"?, Through Him, with Him, and in Him, what does in mean?, How can I be more effective at apologetics?, What is the meaning of Hebrews 6:4?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Fr. Mitch responds to Pope Francis' alleged statements on civil unions, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on St. Teresa of Avila and the Three Stages of the Interior/Spiritual Life, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

What is the significance of the 3-5,000 men being fed not including the women and children?, Was Christ born with superhuman knowledge?, What is redemptive suffering?, If a person is in a state of mortal sin, do their prayers get heard by God?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Is it a Catholic idea that "Perception is Reality"?, Our parish is airing a Taize prayer service. Could you speak about Taize and the Catholic Church's response and guidance regarding Taize?, What are the licit mean to distribute Holy Communion?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the final apparition of Our Lady of Fatima with the Holy Family, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

I heard a protestant radio host say that the Pope does not receive private revelations. That everything that God wished to be known is found in scripture. Is this true?, In yesterday’s first reading from Isaiah 25:6-10, was he talking about Heaven?, In different places in the gospels, Peter is referred to as Simon, son of Jonah, and Simon, son of John. Which is it? Who is his father?, How can I speak with my Protestant friends about Mary as the woman in the Revelation?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Our God is a God of mercy, today, yesterday and tomorrow. Why is he portrayed as a God who delights in destroying his people?, The devil “accuses” while the Holy Ghost “convicts”. What’s the difference?, Psalm 91. Does it grant the believer, today in 2020, natural, physical immunity to the virus? If not, how should we understand it in our present time?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Our Lady of the Rosary and the 15 Promises of the Rosary, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

What does it mean when it says God hardened pharaoh's heart? Does it take away from his free will or make repentance for pharaoh more difficult?, Given that all believers are indwelt by the Spirit if God, why the need to ingest what is said to be the body and blood of Christ in the Eucharist? Is the Holy Spirit not good enough?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

What does the Mosaic code say about fetuses?, Why do we pray for Pope Francis at Mass and not Pope Emeritus Benedict?, If I can pray directly to the Holy Spirit why would I ask the Saints for intercession?, Are the apparitions at Medjugorje valid?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Archangels: St. Michael, St. Gabriel, and St. Raphael, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

Where is Communion of Saints in #Scripture, is the #HolySpirit the spouse of Mary, is #heaven a creation by #God, and is it ok to believe that Joseph and Mary had relations, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Where do I find official Church teaching?, How do we encourage our clergy as laity?, Why are souls referred to as feminine?, Do the ends justify the means?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Autumn/Fall, the Liturgical Year, and the Domestic Church, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

How can I explain the Church hierarchy to Protestants?, Where in Scripture does it support Christ’s “Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity” in the Eucharist?, How should I think about RBG's eternal destination?, Why does Jacob wrestle with an angel? Aren’t they on the same side?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

With election season upon us, people attempt to argue that only one (their) political party reflects Catholic teaching. Will you explain how Catholic teaching transcends the parties, with each having strengths and falling short in other areas?, Can you pray for the salvation of the already dead?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Our Lady of Sorrows and the Salvific Aspect of Suffering, faith, family, fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes.

Is 1 Corinthians 15:23 evidence that Mary was not assumed into heaven?, In Acts 5:29, Peter and the apostles are persecuted for preaching the faith and they say, “we are not subject to men but to God.” How does that mesh with Church authority?, Why did Christ compare himself to a serpent?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

Why did the soldiers treat Jesus so brutally, why was Jesuit priest John Gerard not declared a saint, is it advisable for me to date a woman 19 years younger than me, and Fatima Movie quote.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Faith, Family, & Fellowship - The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. I addition listeners ask, what is the difference between a "sister" and a "nun", can souls in purgatory pray at all, and about Catholic guidelines for voting.

How do Catholics interpret Titus Ch.3?, Were Adam and Eve real people?, How can Saul's conversion be taken seriously when he was so horrible?, How can I prove the Bible was inspired by God instead of written by men?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with scriptural apologist John Martignoni.

How come two Bibles have different stories?, Was Zacchaeus the same person as the apostle Matthias?, How can I keep my faith and trust in God when life gets difficult and it seems like God isn't listening?, When Saul was going after David, did he really go to a witch and ask for Samuel, who was dead, and then spoke to him?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on St. Monica and St. Augustine: Their Trials, Tribulations & Rewards, and also discusses faith, family, and fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

What is the Rosary and why pray it, how is our sin forgiven, what is apologetics, and do Catholics believe in salvation by works?

Do mediums really have the ability to contact the dead?, Would Neanderthals have had an immortal soul or an animal soul? Is it possible then that human beings with an immortal soul mated with Neanderthals with an animal soul and their offspring were given an immortal soul?, How should a Catholic vote?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mitch Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on Praying to Jesus and the Saints, and also discusses faith, family, and fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

What's the best way to respond to our sisters and brothers from other denominations who respond with "I just don't see it that way?”, What does it mean to have your name written in the Lamb's Book of Life?, Did the prophets of the Old Testament get their words directly from God?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with apologist John Martignoni.

If one of our brothers and sisters dies abruptly and are never able to receive the Anointing of the Sick or Last Rites, what can we do for them?, What domestic animals would Christ have interacted with?, How do I know what are considered sins by the Catholic Church?, Could you explain the indulgence for holy souls?, and more on today's Open Line Wednesday with Fr. Mich Pacwa.

Fr. Wade gives us a teaching on the Glorified and Transfigured Human Body, and also discusses faith, family, and fellowship, and more on today's Open Line Tuesday with Fr. Wade Menezes!

Where can I sign up for apologetics classes?, What are all the different branches of the Catholic Church, for example Assyrian Church, Celtic Church etc. Are we not one church and what makes it different than the Protestants who have all the different churches?, How would you approach an atheist?, and more on today's Open Line Monday with apologist John Martignoni.

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