Open Line Friday
Open Line, Friday - 05/29/2020 - Guardian Angels
Is it permitted to ask for your Guardian Angel's name?, I just recently bought an engagement ring for my girlfriend. When should I get the ring blessed by a priest, before or after I propose?, Is the widespread use of Extraordinary Ministers of Communion lawful?, Can the Devil physically harm us?, and more with EWTN V.P. of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 05/22/2020 - Anchors Away
How can baptism be so significant to Catholics when the recipient has no recollection of this event as an adult?, My husband and I are confused about when to use the term "church", and when to use the term "parish". Are they interchangeable?, Is it acceptable to ask a priest if he gave my Dad the Apostolic Pardon?, Can you please explain Wisdom 2:5?, and more with EWTN V.P. of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 05/15/2020 - Schism and Passive Scandal
Should Pope Emeritus Benedict be allowed to speak publicly?, Is it appropriate to ask for additional penance, if you feel prompted in your heart, for other souls during confession?, Is it permitted to not receive Communion in the hand?, Can you perform spiritual Communion in a state of mortal sin?, and more with EWTN V.P. of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 05/08/2020 - Why is Easter On Different Days?
Why is #Easter on different days every year, what is the Church's view of #Protestants, why would a Catholic woman needing an #annulment go ahead and #date another man, and my Catholic friends insist that unless you receive #Eucharist in the Catholic Church you can't be saved.
Open Line, Friday - 05/01/2020 - Mailbag!
Your listener comment line calls and emails are answered on a special mailbag edition of Open Line Friday with VP of Theology Colin Donovan!
Open Line, Friday - 04/24/2020 - Blasphemy Against the Holy Spirit
Is blasphemy against the #HolySpirit unforgivable, how far in a #Confession do you go back, and #DivineMercy Sunday Indulgence and Confession.
Open Line, Friday - 04/17/2020 - Divine Mercy
Were Moses and Elijah in heaven before the Crucifixion?, Am I wrong to believe in the Creation story as explained in Genesis?, Why did Lucifer rebel?, Is Easter Friday penitential?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN VP of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 04/03/2020 - Awareness of Good and Evil
Is addiction to vaping sinful?, Did Jesus receive his priesthood from the Levitical line?, Where in The City of God does St. Augustine talk about the importance of the name of Christ in history?, Why does the Church focus on the environment when there are other more important issues?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN VP of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 03/27/2020 - Triage and Euthanasia
What is the Church teaching on guardian angels?, What year was the Assumption of Mary?, Was Mary a Pharisee?, Is it true that Christian prisoners are being used for organ transplants?, Is it disobedient to attend private Mass?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN VP of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 03/20/2020 - Mystery Babylon
Was Abraham a pagan?, What is a seven bead Rosary for?, How can a layman offer up Jesus?, Who is the harlot of Babylon mentioned in Revelations?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN VP of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 03/13/2020 - The Effects of Covid-19
How will the Covid-19 virus effect Mass across the country?, Are we only absolved from our venial sins if we go to a Latin Mass?, Can we use this crisis to witness?, How can I make a good confession?, and more on today's Open Line Friday with EWTN VP of Theology Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 02/28/2020 - Can I eat fake meat burgers during Lent?
Colin Donovan teaches Catholic Theology. This week Colin answers if it is OK to eat Fake Meat Burgers during Fridays in Lent. Also what should I give up during Lent and how to make a good Lent Fast.
Open Line, Friday - 02/21/2020 - Can I Baptize My Grandchildren?
Can I baptize my grandchildren, how can I get closer to God, and how do the Saints hear our prayers. Discover more with Colin Donovan.
Open Line, Friday - 02/14/2020 - Colin Donovan Answers Your Questions
Colin Donovan answers theological questions on Open Line's Friday show.
Open Line, Friday - 01/31/2020 - Devotions and Indulgences
I have read two different accounts of the letter of the Holy Sepulcher. Can you please comment on your understanding of which devotion is correct?, I’m wondering what your take on justification is? Is our righteousness given to us by Christ’s death?, Was humanity incorporated into the Trinity?, and more on today's episode of Open Line Friday with EWTN VP of Theology Colin Donovan!