Open Line, Thursday

Evangelization
Open Line, Thursday - 11/26/2020 - Thanksgiving Mailbag!
Fr. Larry answers your calls and emails on a special mailbag edition of today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 11/19/2020 - Recognize Jesus
What's the best way to charitably go about finding another priest, when you feel abandoned by the one you've been working with?, Should I insist that my teenager go to confession?, What would you recommend for spiritual direction?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 11/12/2020 - Listen to God
How can I have a personal relationship with Jesus?, Are the children of annulled marriages illegitimate?, Can you explain the intercession of the saints?, Where do we draw the line in admiring beauty?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 11/05/2020 - Pray for the Dead
Am I doomed to go to hell if I don't do enough to save someone else from going there?, My father is dying. How should we pray for him so that his soul can go to Heaven and be with Jesus?, I want to get my marriage blessed, but my Protestant husband is not supportive, what can I do?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 10/29/2020 - Live the Will of God
How common is the gift of tongues among priests today?, How could I be happy in Heaven if my husband isn't there?, How can we move on past confessed sins?, Can I offer up pain for atonement?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards! (This is a re-air of the 06/25/20 show)
Open Line, Thursday - 10/22/2020 - What Are We To Make Of The Pope's Comments On Civil Unions?
What Are We To Make Of The #Pope's Comments On Civil Unions?, how to pray at loved ones grave site, evangelizing cafeteria #Catholics, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards! #Catholicism #Jesus #God
Open Line, Thursday - 10/15/2020 - Peace Is Not An Emotion
I was raised in the Catholic Church and am now a parent. I have a hard time showing love, especially to those close to me, what should I do?, Shouldn't we pray for God's Will about Coronavirus instead of the end of the virus?, How can I discern whether visions are from God?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 10/08/2020 - Speak Life
Hi Father, my 15 year old son is having an issue between Faith and Science and I think sometimes we all go through that or did at that age. How do I approach that?, I am close to my fifties and recently engaged to this man that I have only been dating for a short while; however, we have known each other for the last 4 years. Just like to know what we are allowed to do when we are together? In the eyes of the church without sinning, how far is too far before marriage?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 10/01/2020 - Speak Truth in Love
Due to a run of bad things happening in our life, my husband has become atheist. I read somewhere in the Bible the husband can be saved through his wife. Does that apply here?, How many times must we forgive people who hurt us. Do you have more information I can read on this?, I really need a 2-minute answer, not twenty, 2, please. I have gotten many convincing words but no answers. If God is all good, all knowing, why evil and death?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 09/24/2020 - Postmodern Evangelizing
Do we believe that the sins of the parents are somehow in some way laid at the feet of our children to atone for?, Why does God allow pain and suffering?, I have an easier time praying to the Father, is that wrong?, How can I make a good confession?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 09/17/2020 - Focus on Jesus
How can I bring my daughter back to the Church?, Does the Catholic Church acknowledge the confession of faith in Christ as a sign of salvation in the lives of non-Catholics? If yes then why would a Protestant need to become a Catholic in order to obtain salvation?, If I have a problem with another parishioner, what should I do?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 09/10/2020 - Trust in God's Mercy
Am I incorrect in thinking that individuals with developmental disabilities can receive communion?, Why don't we have to confess murder since when we sin, it's us crucifying Our Lord?, In the lineage of Jesus he is a descendant of the line of David. My question is how is that justified when Jesus is from Mary and being overcome by the Holy Spirit?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 09/03/2020 - God Is Love
How do I forgive and love my parents whom I resent?, How do I get past being embarrassed to confess my sins to a priest?, What should we do when a family member chooses a homosexual lifestyle?, How do you live as a celibate?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 08/27/2020 - God's Will
Was my nephew's death due to son or God's Will?, Where is praying to Mary in the Bible?, Due you have to always vote for pro-life?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 08/20/2020 - Welcome Back, Fr. Larry
Fr. Larry gives us an update on his condition, then teaches us about fasting, What's the best way to get young people back to the Catholic Church?, What's the difference between Jesus and the Trinity?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!