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Catholic Answers LIVE is a daily, call-in radio program of Catholic apologetics and evangelization airing live from 6-8 pm ET.

Catholic Answers LIVE is a daily, call-in radio program of Catholic apologetics and evangelization airing live from 6-8 pm ET.

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San Diego, CA

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Catholic Answers LIVE is a daily, call-in radio program of Catholic apologetics and evangelization airing live from 6-8 pm ET.

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@catholiccom

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English

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


Episodes

#10219 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

8/4/2021
06:54 – What was the process of determining the canon of Scripture? 21:00 – What’s the difference between communion in Catholicism and Protestantism? 31:57 – Can you discuss the disagreement between Catholics and Orthodox over the Immaculate Conception? 42:20 – Are organ transplants acceptable in the Catholic Church? 51:55 – What’s the history of the phrase “call upon the name of the Lord?” …

Duration:00:54:52

#10218 Open Forum - Tim Staples

8/4/2021
06:27 – Can you explain Tertullian’s comment that “The soul is naturally Christian”? 10:25 – What’s the biblical basis for the prayer of oblation? 24:20 – Were the children of Sodom considered innocent? Why would God destroy the city if they were? 38:06 – Are the “sons of Heaven” in Gen. 6:2 angels? 50:08 – If I have to receive absolution from a priest, does this mean Jesus didn’t pay the price for sin on the cross? …

Duration:00:54:52

#10216 Tips for Defending the Faith - Trent Horn

8/3/2021
Questions Covered: 05:35 – In the Old Testament why did God kill people? 12:56 – My brother thinks that the bible was changed through the years and so it is not trustworthy. How do I answer his claim? 18:13 – When defending the Faith, how does one answer the accusation that you are “playing with words”? 22:34 – Did the Catholic Church forbid the reading of the bible ever? 29:00 – How to respond to someone who says that the Church is anti-Semitic? 43:23 – What does Trent think about the verse...

Duration:00:54:52

#10213 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

7/30/2021
01:20 – What does it mean to say that blasphemy against the Holy Spirit is unforgivable? 03:40 – In light of the motu proprio, why is the Latin Mass bad? 06:51 – How do I respond to the charge that the papacy has inherited its powers and office from the Roman emperor? 13:35 – I don’t understand the difference between the extraordinary and ordinary forms of Mass. 17:10 – What is the oldest religion? 22:15 – Do atheists have a guardian angel? 24:07 – What were the true origins of the...

Duration:00:54:52

#10212 Open Forum - Jimmy Akin

7/30/2021
03:13 – What is the Catholic view on the nature of reality? 10:38 – Sometimes when the Bible speaks about the end times, it describes great disasters and apocalyptic events. However, Jesus also says he’ll come like a thief in the night. How do we reconcile these? 16:53 – If God has no potential, how do we explain Mt. 19:26 and Mk. 14:36? 19:05 – Where were Lazarus’s sisters when he was suffering and dying? Why weren’t they helping him? 29:00 – Can you tell me about the priestly lines of...

Duration:00:54:52

#10210 The Bible Blueprint for Baptism - Karlo Broussard

7/29/2021
Questions Covered: 11:00 – What is baptism in the Holy Spirit? Is this different from baptism with water? Is it legitimate? 17:15 – Where is the biblical evidence for baptism for infants? John only baptized adults. 23:00 – Can lay people baptize in an emergency? And if so, can the person who was baptized be re-baptized later on? 31:10 – I have a 9 mo. old grandson and I’m trying to get him baptized and I’m wondering if I can baptize him in a protestant church and still raise him Catholic?...

Duration:00:54:52

#10209 Open Forum - Tim Staples

7/28/2021
Questions Covered: 02:15 – What is the Church’s position on speaking in tongues? 07:17 – Is the description of the appearance of angels symbolic for their glory? 16:31 – How do I convince my friend of the perpetual virginity of Mary? 28:39 – Would it be prudent to have a wedding reception at a masonic (as in Free Masons) center? 31:55 – Why didn’t we just keep using Latin in the Mass and just teach people Latin so that we really would be one united church, united under one language? 43:39 –...

Duration:00:54:52

#10208 Changes to the Latin Mass - Bishop Thomas John Paprocki

7/28/2021
Questions Covered: 29:08 – What does the Motu Proprio mean by “parochial parish”? 32:15 – A lot of commentaries jump around the issue of the Motu Proprio, that is, that Pope Francis wants to end the Latin Mass. I would like to get the bishop’s response to this. 35:48 – Can the bishop comment on the survey referred to in the Motu Proprio? 37:47 – Does the Motu Proprio reject documents of Vatican 2? It seems like it negates some of what the 2nd Vatican council tried to implement. 37:47 – Does...

Duration:00:54:52

#10201 Open Forum for Non-Catholics - Tim Staples

7/22/2021
Questions Covered: 02:05 – I was raised Baptist and we were given an “altar call” in our services. Christ says we must be “born again” but Catholics don’t have “altar calls” at their Masses. We need to “offer up an invitation” for Christ to enter our hearts but Catholics never seem to do this. 14:20 – I have a difficulty with what is presented as “catholic social teaching” and Catholic doctrine. I go to a school that is very progressive but they bear a Catholic name. Horribly progressive...

Duration:00:54:52

#10200 Open Forum for Non-Catholics - Tim Staples

7/22/2021
Question Covered: 11:42 – I’m not a religious person at all. I think a lot of religions “sell you a dream” but when you look into the history of the Catholic Church and see all the sexual abuse, slavery, killing etc. it is hard to see what the Catholic/Christian Faith actually stands for. How do you reconcile darker events in Church history with what the Catholic Faith teaches? 33:47 – I’m planning on going to RCIA but I am not catholic yet. I was baptized protestant. I believe I am a “born...

Duration:00:54:52

#10199 Open Forum - Tim Staples

7/21/2021
Questions Covered: 04:15 – Can you explain why some translations in the DRB are missing from other Catholic Bibles? 13:30 – How do you explain to a Catholic that the Novus Ordo was not a change in form? 22:53 – I received advice from a Priest that it is permissible to experiment to decide whether some things are near occasions of sin. Is this true? 29:00 – How do I respond to the rumor that Benedict XVI is still the Pope? 33:45 – Do I have to believe in Marian apparitions? 37:30 – Why is it...

Duration:00:54:52