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It is an two hour, daily, call-in radio program that airs live. It features topics that touch on every aspect of our lives as Christians. You'll hear discussions on just about everything the Church teaches, including shows that deal with doctrinal controversies, family concerns, political and social issues, evangelization, ethics--you name it!

It is an two hour, daily, call-in radio program that airs live. It features topics that touch on every aspect of our lives as Christians. You'll hear discussions on just about everything the Church teaches, including shows that deal with doctrinal controversies, family concerns, political and social issues, evangelization, ethics--you name it!
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San Diego, CA

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It is an two hour, daily, call-in radio program that airs live. It features topics that touch on every aspect of our lives as Christians. You'll hear discussions on just about everything the Church teaches, including shows that deal with doctrinal controversies, family concerns, political and social issues, evangelization, ethics--you name it!

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Catholic Answers Live P. O. Box 199000 San Diego, California 92159 888-318-7884


Episodes

#8718 Open Forum - Tim Staples

9/18/2018
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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. Book Tim to speak at your parish or next event. Questions Covered: 01:55 - What are the origins of the doctrine “saved by grace”? How best to challenge Protestants on this? 20:30 - Why do we require celibacy for our priests? Why can’t we allow married men into the priesthood?...

Duration:00:54:44

#8718 Open Forum - Tim Staples

9/18/2018
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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. Book Tim to speak at your parish or next event. Questions Covered: 10:48 - Why aren’t people talking about the problem of homosexuality with these scandals? 23:55 - What is my culpability if I contribute to a sex-change surgery? 28:48 - How was the Rosary established? Why is it...

Duration:00:54:44

#8717 A Rational Approach to God's Existence - Karlo Broussard

9/17/2018
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Book Karlo to speak at your parish or next event. Questions Covered: 23:29 - Why does the Church holds beliefs about the Virgin Mary that seem supernatural? How can this be scientifically proven? 33:19 - How do the Sacraments help us to approach God? 41:35 - What are the 3 top reasons for how God exists? 47:55 - I am having a debate with an atheist. He said the bible supports genocide, rape, and murder. He says, therefore, God cannot exist. How can I argue against this? Resources Mentioned:...

Duration:00:54:44

#8716 The Chaplain Is In - Fr. Hugh Barbour, O. Praem.

9/17/2018
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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: 04:40 - When I am praying the rosary, I struggle to meditate and say the prayers. What can I do? 08:28 - How can I explain to my girlfriend the importance of the priesthood? 16:24 - My 3rd grade student is wondering, why do we need to be baptized? 21:42 - I am at a really low point in my life....

Duration:00:54:44

#8715 Catholic Answers Quiz Show - Trent Horn

9/14/2018
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Radio club contestants battle for Catholic Answers Quiz Show glory as Cy and Trent grill them on the toughest Catholic trivia . Book Trent to speak at your parish or next event.

Duration:00:54:44

#8714 Unprotected - Don Johnson

9/14/2018
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Don Johnson joins us to discuss his new film, Unprotected. The film chronicles the journey from the beginnings of contraception and Pope Paul VI's prophetic encyclical, Humanae Vitae, to all the negative effects that men and women are experiencing today. Questions Covered: 22:19 - I have never got the message that I should be sexually promiscuous. Why should a man be telling me all of this? 32:29 - Hookup culture ruined my life. 46:38 - I am troubled by Joan’s argument that men can’t talk...

Duration:00:54:44

#8713 Open Forum - Tom Nash

9/13/2018
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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: 02:46 - How do we know that Mary did not commit sin in her lifetime? 07:56 - What is the importance of saintly relics? 13:26 - I am new Catholic. Why would the tabernacle not be on or behind the altar, but to the side? 22:37 - My sister is not Catholic, but she...

Duration:00:54:44

#8712 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

9/13/2018
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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: 02:01 - Was Jesus’ sacrifice in vain? Two thousand years have passed and we have had world wars and the worst kind of sin. 05:36 - Is it a good idea to do away with seminaries in order to deal with the scandal? 08:50 - Are there any good resources that counter...

Duration:00:54:44

#8711 Marriage, Divorce, and Annulments - Rose Sweet

9/12/2018
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Rose Sweet, Catholic marriage expert, joins us to take listener questions regarding marriage, annulment, divorce, and remarriage. Questions Answered: 16:56 - What is the name of your divorce care ministry? 19:09 - I need advice about my ex-wife, who has now been married 4 times. I don’t know what to do about my daughters in the situation. 21:33 - My husband and I are just beginning the process of annulment and I need help navigating it. 28:40 - My son married a divorced lady. Would the fact...

Duration:00:54:44

#8710 Your Spiritual Life - Fr. Vincent Serpa O.P.

9/12/2018
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Fr. Vincent Serpa joins us to answer and guide listeners through problems or questions impacting their spiritual life. Questions Covered: 12:35 - Do you have any suggestions for mending my relationship with the Blessed Mother? 18:22 - Lately, I have been hearing thoughts in my head that I know are not true about God. How can I right my way of thinking? 20:30 - Why do we say the rosary and what is the benefit of praying it in our spiritual life? 33:37 - I am praying a novena of sorts for 9...

Duration:00:54:44

#8709 Open Forum - Tim Staples

9/11/2018
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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. Book Tim to speak at your parish or next event. Questions Covered: 03:11 - Domestic Church media app...Can you recommend a good apologetics book for me to give to a fallen away Catholic? Can you recommend a resource that would help me to understand the Mass? I am converting the...

Duration:00:54:44

#8708 Open Forum - Patrick Madrid

9/11/2018
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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: 17:21 - What is the laity’s role in regards to the scandals? Do we remain silent or speak out? 34:04 - How can I explain justification and sanctification to my Protestant husband and pastor as I begin the RCIA process on my way into the Catholic Church? 42:53 -...

Duration:00:54:44

#8707 Why We're Christian - Trent Horn

9/10/2018
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Book Trent to speak at your parish or next event. Questions Covered: 01:23 - How can we read the about biblical figures who lived 900 years and believe it from a scientific standpoint? 06:38 - How can I help my fallen away Catholic wife? She believes the Church to lack understanding in regards to abortion. 15:51 - Can you clarify how Jesus could be true God and true man? 29:14 - How can I explain our belief in the perpetual virginity of Mary or our devotion to her? 36:24 - I believe in the...

Duration:00:54:44

#8706 Why We're Christian - Trent Horn

9/10/2018
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Book Trent to speak at your parish or next event. Questions Covered: 14:45 - How can I explain to my daughter the difference between Catholic and Christian? Especially the difference about how people get to heaven? 19:19 - Can you explain to me how Catholics are Christians? And how are we different from some Christians in regards to the Eucharist? 28:44 - Other than the Resurrection, are there other arguments for being a Christian? 44:03 - When is someone saved? Is it before or after...

Duration:00:54:44

#8705 Kid's Q&A - Jimmy Akin

9/7/2018
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Kid's call in and ask questions. Hilarity ensues. Questions Covered: 02:54 - How did God put Jesus in Mary’s tummy? 04:31 - Was selling indulgences a widespread practice at the time of Luther? 10:52 - What does listening for God’s calling mean? 15:56 - Since Mary is full of grace, did she participate in the Sacraments? 17:16 - Why is it called Good Friday if Jesus died? 20:08 - When my Mormon friends hand me a book and ask me what is different between our faiths, what should I say? 22:05 -...

Duration:00:54:44

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

9/7/2018
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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...

Duration:00:54:44

#8703 Open Forum - Mark Brumley

9/6/2018
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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...

Duration:00:54:44

#8702 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

9/6/2018
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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?...

Duration:00:54:44

#8701 Why Are You an Atheist? - Trent Horn

9/5/2018
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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....

Duration:00:54:44

#8700 Why Are You an Atheist? - Trent Horn

9/5/2018
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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...

Duration:00:54:44