Open Line, Friday

Theology
2021-11-26 - Mailbag!
Nov 26, 2021
Your e-mails are answered on a special mailbag edition of Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-11-19 - Relics and Maccabees
Nov 19, 2021
Colin discusses the recent US Bishop's Conference, the changing of RCIA to OCIA, Should laity have first class relics and how should they be kept?, Why are the Books of Maccabees in our Bible?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-11-12 - Motu Proprio: Guardians of the Tradition
Nov 12, 2021
Colin discusses the motu proprio, known as Traditionis custodes (“Guardians of the tradition”), What is acceptable tithing?, Can we still have the Latin Mass?, How is the Mass a sacrifice?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN V.P. of Theology Colin Donovan. (This is an encore of the 07/16/21 show)
2021-11-05 - God's Pronouns
Nov 5, 2021
I understand that the Catholic Church teaches that the Eucharist is an unbloody sacrifice. If that's true, how can the wine be transformed into blood?, Should we avoid using God's pronouns?, Does a crucifix above doorways keep away evil or is that superstition?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-10-29 - Saints and Souls
Oct 29, 2021
Is Catholicism a denomination?, Who wrote the Gospel of Matthew?, Can non-Catholics go to heaven?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-10-22 - The Synodal Path
Oct 22, 2021
Colin explains what the Church is up to with the Synodal Path, Should Catholics celebrate Halloween?, What is the role of chancellor in an archdiocese?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-10-15 - Excommunication and Wielding That Power
Oct 15, 2021
How can the Catholic Church differentiate an immortal soul and a non-rational animal soul? Aren’t all souls immortal?, How can the saints be our intercessors and how can Mary protect us?, At the Transfiguration, where did Moses and Elijah come from, since they weren’t in Heaven?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-10-08 - Does Our Prayer Change God's Mind?
Oct 8, 2021
Does our #prayer change #God's mind and what's the point of praying if it doesn't?, why are saints called by different names in different publications?, and how dogmatic are Pope Francis's words on the death penalty?
2021-10-01 - Motu Proprio: Guardians of the Tradition
Oct 1, 2021
Colin discusses the motu proprio, known as Traditionis custodes (“Guardians of the tradition”), What is acceptable tithing?, Can we still have the Latin Mass?, How is the Mass a sacrifice?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN V.P. of Theology Colin Donovan. (This is an encore of the 07/16/21 show.)
2021-09-24 - Predestination When It Comes To Birth And Death
Sep 24, 2021
Is when we are born and when we die predetermined?, when and why did Catholics stop using the term "Holy Ghost?", is it ok to go to a different parish other than my own?, and is the #Creation Story actual fact or just symbolic? #Jesus #Catholicism #God #Evolution
2021-09-17 - Live from Legatus Summit West 2021
Sep 17, 2021
Jack Williams welcomes special guest Dr. Ralph Martin live from the Legatus Summit West.
2021-09-10 - The Problem of Evil
Sep 10, 2021
Colin discuss the problem with evil, Should we pray for the devil?, How should I explain adoration to a non-Catholic?, Does natural evil exist?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-09-03 - Masses and Rites
Sep 3, 2021
Why is there a problem with different rites?, Is there a difference between soul and spirit?, Is it reasonable to say that the TLM offers more than the NO Mass?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-08-27 - The Transgender Agenda
Aug 27, 2021
What are my obligations as a Catholic and a Medical Assistant?, What is the personal ordinariate of the chair of St. Peter?, Do the people in Purgatory know they are there?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
2021-08-20 - Mystery of the Incarnation
Aug 20, 2021
In these passages, John 3:16 and John 6:40, is Jesus endorsing Sola Fide?, Is there any explanation or scholarship as to why or how biblical figures particularly in the Old Testament had exceptionally long life spans?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with Colin Donovan.
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