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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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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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Episodes

#8795 Thinking Like Jesus - Dr. Ray Guarendi

11/9/2018
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Questions Covered: 13:34 - I am a Protestant in the RCIA program. I have read your book cover to cover! I know a Muslim family that wants to borrow it. I am worried that it is not the right resource for them where they’re at. Are you planning a second book for non-Catholics? 17:22 - How can we see Christ in others? 31:02 - Do you have any advice on how to teach people to think critically? One of my family members wants to become Catholic because she has been spending a lot of time around me....

Duration:00:54:44

#8794 How God Offers Goodness and Beauty in Good and Bad Times - Jerry Usher

11/9/2018
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Questions Covered: 14:27 - How can we reframe a situation when you have a history of abuse? 28:32 - Did I make the right decision? My wife is in a nursing home in a lot of pain. I was pressured into signing a DNR. 36:17 - I am not married. I have a son with special needs. I have been chaste because I have come to the faith. My fiance is not spiritually there yet. 46:08 - I am a recent convert to the faith. I live with Protestant parents. It is really difficult to live in their house. How can...

Duration:00:54:44

#8793 Peace of Mind - Gregory Popcak

11/8/2018
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Questions Covered: 15:04 - My coworker has anxiety about her daughter not attending church while away at college. How can I help her? 20:25 - How can we know that we are not alone and do away with or confront our worries? 29:15 - With all of the random shootings, how can we maintain personal peace about our kids and families? 32:32 - I am worried about my very anxious son. Should I take him to a therapist? 38:00 - How can I help my sister who is suffering from anxiety? 44:00 - My daughter’s...

Duration:00:54:44

#8792 Maintaining Hope In Jesus In Times of Trouble - Gloria Purvis

11/8/2018
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Questions Covered: 06:36 - The reason that I turned to Catholicism is because of you, Gloria! Thank you. 12:18 - How can we get priests to talk about the holocaust of abortion? I got chased off Church property for putting pro-life voting literature on people’s cars. 18:16 - Is it wrong for me to not invite my sister’s boyfriend to Thanksgiving? They are both married to other people, but living together. I feel like I can’t support this behavior. 22:37 - I took some tips about contemplative...

Duration:00:54:44

#8791 Be a Better Apologist - Trent Horn

11/7/2018
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Questions Covered: 13:59 - How do you keep emotion out of apologetics? Is there a systematic template to answer people’s questions? 23:07 - How can I explain why we can put down an animal but not a human being? 31:32 - How can I explain the Church’s teaching regarding predestination? 44:10 - Do you have any tips for defending the Faith without being defensive? 50:46 - How can I handle the oversimplification of homosexuality?

Duration:00:54:44

#8790 The Chaplain Is In - Fr. Hugh Barbour, O. Praem.

11/7/2018
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Questions Covered: 02:58 - What is the Church’s position on oral contraceptives? 07:04 - How often should Mass be offered for the dead? How can we know when they’ve left purgatory? 15:33 - I have trouble comprehending the Body and Blood of Christ. I am experiencing difficulty when I imagine actually eating him. How can I better receive and understand this? 21:50 - What should you do when you see what could possibly be a fragment on the ground in the Church? 29:58 - Is there a canonical...

Duration:00:54:44

#8789 Open Forum - Fr. John Trigilio

11/6/2018
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Our guests grapple 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: 03:50 - What is the current status of priests being able to marry? 05:33 - How many heavens are there? 14:17 - What is the Church’s teaching on death? 20:37 - Is it acceptable for a Catholic Church to celebrate the Day of the Dead inside the Church? 30:10 - Am I committing a mortal sin in believing that illegal...

Duration:00:54:44

#8788 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

11/6/2018
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Our guests grapple 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: 05:12 - If a couple gets married and later realizes that there may be grounds for annulment, but want to stay together and have a sacramental marriage, do they need to get remarried? 12:51 - Why did God create people when there was the possibility that they could go to hell? 23:35 - How can a leader of the...

Duration:00:54:44

#8785 The Trinity in the Bible - Mark A. McNeil

11/2/2018
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Questions covered: 17:23 - Why don’t we baptize only in the name of Jesus? 28:35 - I used to be Pentecostal. I am Catholic now, but I never have felt sure of the existence of the Trinity. I felt that I could never verify it. Can you help me with this? 44:56 - Did the Vulgate reveal the Trinity? Did Martin Luther alter this? 48:29 - How many thrones will there be in heaven?

Duration:00:54:44

#8784 Mary in the New Testament - Edward Sri

11/2/2018
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Questions covered: 16:12 - How do we know where St. Anne or Mary was born? Only tradition or is it historical? Are these churches and sites historically based? 21:02 - Have you ever read the book called Mary by Sholem Asch? 30:33 - In the "Hail, Holy Queen," we call Mary “our life, our sweetness, and our hope.” What does that mean? 33:41 - Did Mary die or not? 41:53 - What part does Mary play in the salvation of a believer? At what point does the emphasis on Mary become idolatry? 46:55 - Why...

Duration:00:54:44

#8783 All Saints Day - Fr. Hugh Barbour, O. Praem.

11/1/2018
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Fr. Hugh Barbour explains the origin of All Saints Day and why it is such an important holy day. (Pre-record)

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#8782 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

11/1/2018
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Our guests grapple with questions on every aspect of Catholic life and faith, the moral life, and even philosophical topics that touch on general religious belief. (Pre-record)

Duration:00:54:44

#8781 The Chaplain Is In - Fr. Hugh Barbour, O. Praem.

10/31/2018
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Questions covered: 08:37 - Half my family is Protestant and half is Catholic. How can I help my family to see that they need to seek what is true and right? 15:12 - From a Catholic perspective, is there a way that a man proposes to a woman in marriage? Should you propose in a church? 18:09 - I was married in the Catholic Church and then divorced. I never remarried, but my ex did. Does the Church consider me to be married to a married person? 21:30 - I go to confession frequently. How can I...

Duration:00:54:44

#8780 Crisis Moments in Church History - Marcellino D'Ambrosio

10/31/2018
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Questions covered: 16:17 - If we know that our bishop is putting the faithful at risk, do we have a duty to tell the public? 20:07 - How should we engage with the members of the Eastern Orthodox Church? Which similarities can we celebrate? 31:14 - How does this time relate to other times of sexual crisis in the Church? 36:42 - Is what we are experiencing in the Church right now a crisis or is it an opportunity? 48:05 - Cara Center has trained thousands in the protection of children and the...

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#8779 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

10/30/2018
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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: 01:33 - How did St. Paul view celibacy and priesthood, in light of 1 Corinthians? 06:50 - My girlfriend and I accidentally went to a sedevacantist Latin parish on Sunday. What is their standing with the Church? 11:35 - If Jesus was Mary’s only son, why is he...

Duration:00:54:44

#8778 Open Forum - Tim Staples

10/30/2018
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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: 07:12 - Can you explain to me the bible passage that says a wife must be subservient to her husband? 16:08 - Was the Council of Toulouse valid? They said that the laity could not have bibles at that council. Does this mean that we have had a change in doctrine?...

Duration:00:54:44

#8777 Heaven - Msgr. Charles Pope

10/29/2018
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Questions covered: 12:53 - What will heaven be like? Are the physical descriptions in Scripture accurate? Is it only spiritual? 17:04 - How does free will work with the fact that we are born? Will we have free will in heaven? 20:27 - We are coming up on All Souls Day, and I am wondering if you can explain plenary indulgences? 34:37 - What happens to our guardian angels when we die? Do they go to heaven? Are they reassigned? 37:30 - Will heaven be like Earth, just without Satan? 42:58 - What...

Duration:00:54:44

#8776 Does Prayer Work? - Joe Heschmeyer

10/29/2018
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Does prayer really work? Questions Covered: 12:50 - I am having trouble with the concept that something won’t be done by God if I don’t pray for them. Can you help explain this? 17:26 - I had two experiences when I knew my prayers were being directly answered. 22:39 - Can you pray for your guardian angel to go help someone else? Does this mean that we can directly cause something to happen? 35:12 - I had an experience with prayer that convinced me that it was efficacious. It brought my...

Duration:00:54:44