Tag Archives: tim staples

Why Do We Need Mary?

Karen in Dallas, Texas, listening on Guadalupe Radio. It’s open forum on Catholic Answers Live and Tim staples is taking your questions. Karen, what is your question for Tim? Hi, I have a question about the Glorious Mysteries; we end it with the Assumption and the Coronation of Mary. And so I was wondering, why… Read More »

The Difference Between Sacramental and Natural Marriage

Go to Myra in Los Angeles, California, listening on I think it’s Immaculate Heart Radio, it says iHeartRadio, maybe she’s listening on iHeartRadio. Myra, you are on with Tim Staples. Hi Tim, happy Lent to you guys. Thank you. Thank you, Myra. And to you as well. Thank you. My question is: can a marriage… Read More »

Comments on the Filioque Controversy

Go now to Kazik in Williamsburg, Virginia watching on YouTube but getting in touch with us over the phone. Kazik, you are on with Tim Staples. Hello. Hello Kazik! I just really want to say how much I appreciate you doing this, especially with the conversation you had with Karen earlier about the Eucharist. Coming… Read More »

How Do We Know Christianity is the Correct Religion?

Maura Saccuro types in the following there at YouTube Live, Tim: “How do we know Christianity is the correct belief when there’s a sea of religions throughout history since before even Jesus was born?” Right, that is a great question. You know, that was a question that I asked, Cy, many years ago as a… Read More »

Does God Do Unjust Things?

Go now to Roger in Texas, listening on EWTN online. Roger, your question for Tim Staples. Hi, can you hear me? We can, yes. Great. Basically the New Testament sees God as a peaceful God, a loving God, one who forgives us. But in the Old Testament, God is really harsh; like, He condemns Hagar… Read More »

The Proper Role of Emotion in Faith

We go now to Rebecca in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, listening on Catholic.com. Rebecca, you are on with Tim Staples. Hi guys, I love you both so much, you’re great. Thank you! I am a Catholic convert, I converted a few years ago, and all of my experiences in Protestantism emphasized emotionalism very heavily. Yes.… Read More »

Are Statues in Catholic Churches “Graven Images?”

We are going to go to Anonymous in Syracuse, Indiana. Anonymous, are you with us? Yes I am. And guess what the question is? The question is: why are you Protestant? Why am I Protestant? Okay, well, like many others, I’m Protestant mostly because I was born Protestant. I was raised in an Anabaptist family.… Read More »

Catholic Answers Live TV | Season 1 | Episode 6

Welcome to the G.K. Chesterton Studio. I’m Cy Kellett, and I get to sit right here at this desk each weekday to host Catholic Answers Live. I’m joined by some of the best apologists, theologians, and ministers you’ll find anywhere, as they respond to caller questions about Catholic life and faith. Today, we’d like to… Read More »

Can Non-Catholics Go to Confession?

Brian in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, listening on Catholic.com, your question please for Tim Staples. Hi Tim, I love you so much. All right! Is this Brian? Yes, this is Brian. All right Brian, welcome, my friend. Please let me introduce myself first; I was baptized in the Presbyterian Church, a Protestant church, but after going to… Read More »

What to Do About Gestures During Mass

We go now to Maria in Phoenix, Arizona, listening on Immaculate Heart Radio. Maria, you are on with Tim Staples. Hi, I just wanted to ask, well, I heard that you’re not supposed to make any gesture in mass like the priest, because you’re not co-celebrating the mass, and my question is kind of two… Read More »