Open Line, Thursday

Evangelization
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!
Open Line, Thursday - 08/13/2020 - God's Freely Given Grace
What is a quick way to explain the Catholic understanding of salvation?, Does the Church have any teaching against being an organ donor after death?, How do you get a Protestant to accept your words when they are saying the same thing as you but not admitting it?, What are ways to evangelize our Catholic children?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 08/06/2020 - Set People Free
I try to evangelize the Catholic Faith to my classmates and professors, but I'm always met with criticism and opposition. What am I doing wrong and how can I evangelize better?, What is all this business about the so called "new evangelization"? There is only one evangelization given to us in Matthew 28., and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 07/30/2020 - Fasting For Others
How should I pray and fast for my children who no longer attend Mass and are planning on getting married outside the Church?, How can I listen to God?, How do I keep being a man for Christ during the pandemic?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 07/23/2020 - Servants of the Servants
If an elderly, chronically ill parent, who is very vulnerable to the current virus, lives with a Catholic, does the Catholic show selfless LOVE for the parent by sacrificing Mass attendance and the physical reception of the Eucharist by staying home to protect said parent?, I am called to be the priest of my home, so how can I effectively do that to evangelize my own family?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 07/16/2020 - Purify Your Hearts
What can you tell us Catholics about praying for and receiving the "Baptism of the Holy Spirit?", Can you suggest a novena for those struggling with addiction?, Since I can not go to church for adoration, I use the internet to view a live streaming of the tabernacle. Is this an acceptable way to participate in adoration?, How should I read the Bible?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 07/09/2020 - Do God's Will
How do I know I'm doing God's will?, Is it okay to pray if I'm not "feeling it"?, How do I get my family to see the good in the world during these trying times?, Should I have to wear a mask if my Bishop tells me to?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 07/02/2020 - God Is Love
Is God the same yesterday, and today, and tomorrow?, The Sacred Heart of Jesus Novena has a line stating "heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away". How can Heaven pass away and/or what is the meaning of this?, When is a dream about the Blessed Virgin Mary and Jesus just a dream versus a vision?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 06/25/2020 - 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!
Open Line, Thursday - 06/18/2020 - Find Out God's Will
What is the main reason for going to Mass?, Can you explain "turn the other cheek"?, What is the difference between positive and negative prayer?, What are the requirements to be a priest?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards!
Open Line, Thursday - 06/11/2020 - Build a Relationship with God
In regards to my marriage how do I know for certain what our Lord is telling me?, If you commit venial, mortal and sins of omission, go to Confession and are then forgiven. How do you atone for those sins?, How can I become a member of the Catholic Church?, and more on today's Open Line Thursday with Fr. Larry Richards! (Today's show is a re-air of the 03/12/20 epsiode)