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Previous Guests

  1. Cardinal Joseph Zen – is a cardinal of the Catholic Church from Hong Kong, who served as the sixth Bishop of Hong Kong. He was made a cardinal in 2006, and has been outspoken on issues regarding human rights, political freedom, and religious liberty.
  2. Metropolitan Kallistos Ware – Titular Bishop of Diokleia, professor emeritus in Eastern Orthodox studies at Oxford University and author of The Orthodox Church. (Eastern Orthodox)
  3. Bishop Athanasius Schneider – Kazakhstani Roman Catholic bishop, the auxiliary bishop of Astana, Kazakhstan. He is a member of the Canons Regular of the Holy Cross of Coimbra. (Roman Catholic)
  4. Bishop Joseph Strickland – Roman Catholic Bishop of Tyler, Texas.
  5. Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali – Former Anglican bishop and Catholic convert.
  6. Dr. Bart Ehrman – New Testament scholar and author of six New York Times bestsellers (Agnostic).
  7. Dr. Peter Kreeft – Professor of philosophy at Boston College and The King’s College (Roman Catholic).
  8. Dr. Scott Hahn – American Christian theologian and apologist. A former Presbyterian who converted to Catholicism, Hahn’s popular works include Rome Sweet Home and The Lamb’s Supper: The Mass as Heaven on Earth (Roman Catholic).
  9. Dr. David Bentley Hart – American Orthodox Christian philosophical theologian, cultural commentator and polemicist.
  10. Dr. Richard Price – Catholic professor of the History of Christianity at Heythrop College and a priest of the Archdiocese of Westminster.
  11. Dr. Thomas Pink – Professor of philosophy at King’s College London (Roman Catholic).
  12. Dr. Carl Trueman – Full Professor at the Department of Biblical and Religious Studies at Grove City College. (Orthodox Presbyterian.)
  13. Dr. Petros Vassiliadis – Greek Orthodox biblical scholar and Professor Emeritus of the Department of Theology of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
  14. Dr. Daniel Galadza – Eastern Catholic deacon and theologian.
  15. Dr. Robert J. Matava – Associate professor and dean of the Graduate School of Theology at Christendom College in Alexandria, Va. (Roman Catholic)
  16. Dr. Edward Siecienski – Associate Professor of Religion and Clement and Helen Pappas Professor of Byzantine Civilization and Religion at Stockton University. (Eastern Orthodox)
  17. Dr. Adam J. DeVille – Associate professor and chairman of the Department of Theology-Philosophy, University of Saint Francis. (Eastern Catholic)
  18. Dr. Donald Fortson – Professor of Church History and Pastoral Theology and Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program at Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, North Carolina (Presbyterian)
  19. Dr. Jared Goff – Adjunct Professor of Dogmatic Theology at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Byzantine Catholic Seminary (Eastern Catholic).
  20. Dr. Michael Brown – PhD., Messianic Jew, author, professor and evangelical apologist.
  21. Dr. Robert Fastiggi – Ph.D., Professor of Systematic Theology, has been at Sacred Heart Major Seminary.
  22. Dr. Lee McDonald – Professor McDonald received a Ph.D from the University of Edinburgh and a Th.M from Harvard University. He is the former professor of New Testament Studies and President of Acadia Divinity College, Nova Scotia, Canada. His many publications on Canon and Canonicity include The Origin of the Bible (T&T Clark, 2011).
  23. Dr. Michael Barber – is Associate Professor of Theology and Scripture at the Augustine Institute in Denver, CO.
  24. Dr. Mark Spencer – PhD., Roman Catholic associate professor of philosophy at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.
  25. Dr. David Bradshaw – PhD., Eastern Orthodox professor of philosophy at the University of Kentucky.
  26. Dr. Eduardo Echeverria – PhD., Professor of Philosophy and Systematic Theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit.
  27. Dr. Robert Price – Atheist author, debater and Biblical scholar.
  28. Dr. Luis Dizon – Theologian and apologist. (Roman Catholic)
  29. Dr. Gavin Ashenden – Former Anglican Bishop and Private Chaplain to the Queen of England. Convert to Roman Catholicism.
  30. Dr. Taylor Patrick O’Neill – Ph.D., Systematic Theology, Assistant Professor at Mount Mercy University. (Roman Catholic)
  31. Dr. Shabir Ally – Muslim scholar and debater.
  32. Dr. Robert Sungenis – Theologian and apologist (Roman Catholic).
  33. Dr. Sebastian Brock – generally acknowledged as the foremost academic in the field of Syriac language today, Dr. Brock is a former Reader in Syriac Studies at the University of Oxford’s Oriental Institute and currently a professorial fellow at Wolfson College.
  34. Dr. Gabriel Reynolds – Ph.D professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Notre Dame (Roman Catholic).
  35. Dr. James Likoudis – Catholic author and theologian.
  36. Dr. John Joy – the President of the St. Albert the Great Center for Scholastic Studies (Roman Catholic).
  37. Dr. Matthew Minerd – faculty member of Philosophy and Moral Theology at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Byzantine Catholic Seminary (Eastern Catholic).
  38. Dr. Aaron Canty – a professor at Saint Xavier University and member of the Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology Department (Roman Catholic).
  39. Dr. Michael Liccione – Dr. Liccione earned his PhD in philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania. He has taught philosophy at a dozen Catholic and secular institutions and has served on the editorial staff of First Things (Roman Catholic).
  40. Dr. Alan Fimister – Assistant Professor of Theology and Church History at St John Vianney Theological Seminary in Denver, Colorado and Director of the Dialogos Institute (Roman Catholic).
  41. Dr. Stephen Boyce – protestant theologian.
  42. Dr. Nicholas DiDonato – Eastern Orthodox professor.
  43. Dr. Leighton Flowers – Baptist Apologist and Theologian.
  44. Dr. Khalil Andani – holds a Ph.D in Islamic Studies from Harvard University’s Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations.
  45. Dr. Daniel Wallace – Protestant author and Senior Research Professor of New Testament Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary.
  46. Dr. Gavin Ortlund – Protestant pastor and theologian.
  47. Dr. Matthew Thomas – Catholic theologian and author.
  48. Dr. John Rao – Associate professor of history at St. John’s University, director of the Roman Forum/Dietrich von Hildebrand Institute, and former president of Una Voce America.  (Catholic)
  49. Dr. Lawrence Welch – Catholic  Professor at Kenrick-Glennon Seminary. Archdiocese of St. Louis Marquette.
  50. Dr. Ralph Martin – Catholic author, president of Renewal Ministries and the host of the weekly Catholic television program The Choices We Face.
  51. Dr. Gaven Kerr, O.P. – Catholic theologian and author.
  52. Dr. Richard DeClue – Catholic Theologian and Doctor of Sacred Theology.
  53. Dr. Michael Torre – Catholic and past vice-president of the Institut Internationale Jacques Maritain.
  54. Dr. William Marshner – retired Catholic Emeritus Professor of Theology at Christendom College in Front Royal, Virginia.
  55. Dr. Lawrence J. King – Catholic theologian.
  56. Dr. Kenneth Howell – Catholic theologian and Senior Fellow of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology.
  57. Dr. Larry Chapp – retired Theology professor (Catholic).
  58. Dr. Daniel Haynes – Catholic theologian and graduate of the University of Nottingham.
  59. Dr. James Madden – is a Catholic theologian and has taught at Benedictine College since 2003.
  60. Dr. E. Christian Brugger – Professor of Moral Theology at Saint Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary in Boynton Beach, Florida.
  61. Dr. Lawrence Feingold – Catholic and Assistant Professor of Theology at Ave Maria University’s Institute for Pastoral Theology.
  62. Dr. Michael Breidenbach – Catholic and Associate Professor and Chair of History at Ave Maria University.
  63. Dr. Marcus Plested – Orthodox theologian and professor of Historical Theology at Marquette University.
  64. Dr. Brant Pitre – Catholic author and professor.
  65. Dr. Javad Hashmi – Muslim debater.
  66. Dr. Michael Egnor – Award-winning Pediatric Neurosurgeon, professor and Catholic speaker.
  67. Dr. Brian Butcher – Eastern Catholic theologian and subdeacon.
  68. Dr. Andrew Hayes – Eastern Catholic professor at the University of St. Thomas.
  69. Dr. Michael Dunnigan – Catholic canon lawyer, civil lawyer and professor.
  70. Dr. Joshua Sijuwade – Catholic and Visiting Lecturer at the London School of Theology.
  71. Dr. Paul Thigpen – Catholic author and speaker.
  72. Abbot Tryphon – Eastern Orthodox abbot of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery.
  73. Fr. Mitch Pacwa, SJ – Roman Catholic priest and Jesuit. He is president and founder of Ignatius Productions, host on EWTN and is now the senior fellow of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology
  74. Fr. Peter Totleben, OP, is a Dominican Friar of the Province of St. Joseph and faculty member for Theology at the Josephinum Pontifical College in Columbus, Ohio.
  75. Fr. Alexander Laschuk – Eastern Catholic priest, canon lawyer and Director of the Sheptytsky Institute.
  76. Fr. Sebastian A. Carnazzo – PhD., Priest and Pastor of the St. Elias Melkite Parish in San Jose, CA. (Eastern Catholic)
  77. Fr. Christiaan Kappes – Catholic priest and Academic Dean Department of Ss. Cyril and Methodius Byzantine Catholic Seminary.
  78. Fr. Stelyios Muksuris – Greek Orthodox priest and professor of Liturgy and of Languages at Byzantine Catholic Seminary.
  79. Fr. John Whiteford – Priest and Pastor of St. Jonah Orthodox Church (ROCOR) in Spring, Texas. (Eastern Orthodox)
  80. Fr. Patrick Cardine – Priest at St. Patrick Orthodox Mission, Warrenton, VA. (Western Rite Orthodox)
  81. Fr. Chris Moody – (Eastern Orthodox) Greek Orthodox Military Chaplain.
  82. Fr. John (Patrick) Ramsey – Presbyter of the Orthodox Church. He completed PhD in Orthodox Theology in the field of ecclesiology. He is presently distance tutoring for the Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies in Cambridge, UK.
  83. Fr. Josiah Trenham – Archpriest in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America (Eastern Orthodox).
  84. Fr. Laurent Cleenewerck – rector of Eureka Orthodox Church (Eastern Orthodox).
  85. Fr. James Doran – Maronite Catholic priest.
  86. Fr. Brian Graebe – Catholic priest and author.
  87. Rev. Canon Benoit Jayr – priest for the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest. (Roman Catholic)
  88. Rev. Canon Matthew Weaver – priest for the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest. (Roman Catholic)
  89. Canon Raphael Ueda – ICKSP priest.
  90. Fr. William Kosco – Catholic pastor of St. Henry Parish in Buckeye, Arizona.
  91. Fr. Ankido Sipo – Chaldean Catholic priest.
  92. Fr. Blake Britton – Catholic priest and author.
  93. Fr. Jason Charron – Ukrainian Catholic priest.
  94. Archimandrite Nicholas Zachariadis – Eastern Catholic Abbot.
  95. Qasha Ephraim Ashur Alkhas – Assyrian Church of the East priest.
  96. Fr. John Aurilia OFM Cap. – Personal secretary to St. Padre Pio.
  97. Fr. Anthony Messeh – Coptic Orthodox priest.
  98. Fr. Joseph Matlak – Eastern Catholic priest.
  99. Fr. Jeffrey Kirby – Catholic priest and author.
  100. Very Rev. Fr. Elias Rafaj – Protopresbyter in the Byzantine Catholic Church.
  101. Fr. Alex Harb – Maronite priest.
  102. Fr. John Brown, S.J. – Catholic priest and Jesuit.
  103. Father Deacon Anthony Dragani – Eastern Catholic deacon.
  104. Fr. Dcn. Jeff Mierzejewski – Ruthenian deacon and cantor.
  105. Friar Charles Robinson – Franciscan friar of the Franciscans of the Immaculate.
  106. Friar Roderic Burke – Franciscan friar of the Franciscans of the Immaculate.
  107. Professor Steve Weidenkopf – Lecturer in Church History at the Christendom College Graduate School of Christendom College in Alexandria, Virginia
  108. Dan Barker – Atheist author and debater.
  109. Mike Aquilina – Award-winning author, executive vice-president and trustee of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology and a Roman Catholic research center based in Steubenville, Ohio. (Roman Catholic).
  110. Michael Voris – Catholic author, journalist and apologist.
  111. David Bates – Apologist and speaker. (Roman Catholic)
  112. Michael Hichborn – President of the Lepanto Institute. (Roman Catholic)
  113. Timothy Flanders – Apologist. (Roman Catholic)
  114. Turretinfan – Apologist and debater. (Reformed Protestant)
  115. Rabbi Asher Meza – Rabbi.  (Jewish)
  116. Musharraf Hussain – scientist, educator and religious scholar in Nottinghamshire, UK. (Muslim)
  117. John Loftus – Atheist author.
  118. Zachary Robert – Roman Catholic apologist.
  119. Timothy Gordon – Roman Catholic author and teacher.
  120. Christopher Tomaszewski – Roman Catholic theologian.
  121. Seraphim Hamilton – Eastern Orthodox professor and apologist.
  122. Mark Bonacore – Roman Catholic Apologist.
  123. Alexander Tschugguel – Roman Catholic known for throwing Pachamamas idols into the Tiber River.
  124. Christine Niles – Roman Catholic journalist.
  125. Mark Hausam – Roman Catholic blogger and apologist.
  126. Gary Michuta – Roman Catholic apologist, debater and talk-show host.
  127. John Meadows – Roman Catholic professional bodybuilder.
  128. Sam Shamoun – Protestant debater.
  129. Kwaku El– Mormon apologist.
  130. Steve Christie – Protestant author.
  131. Josh Gibbs – Protestant apologist.
  132. Taylor Barrett– Protestant apologist.
  133. Lizzie Reezay – Catholic YouTuber.
  134. Vitalis Varaioun – Catholic apologist and convert from the Old Believers Schism.
  135. Steve Ray – convert to the Catholic Church and the author of three best-selling Ignatius Press books (Crossing the Tiber, Upon this Rock, and St. John’s Gospel).
  136. Luke Heintschel – Catholic theologian.
  137. Jaxon Washburn – Mormon apologist.
  138. Dennis Spiess – Catholic apologist in Germany.
  139. Hugh Owen – Catholic apologist and Director of the Kolbe Center.
  140. Stefanie Lozinski – Catholic apologist and writer.
  141. James Snapp Jr. – Protestant pastor and apologist.
  142. Allan Ruhl – Catholic apologist.
  143. Fawas Yasi – Catholic apologist.
  144. John Derosa – Catholic apologist and podcaster.
  145. Nathaniel McCullum – Catholic apologist.
  146. Vic Mignogna – Christian voice actor.
  147. Robert A. Marro Jr. – Executive producer for the film Hostage to the Devil, former CIA and personal friend to Fr. Malachi Martin.
  148. David Wemhoff – Catholic attorney and author.
  149. Roman Krasnitsky – Catholic and President of the Archangel Foundation.
  150. Andrew Beddow – Catholic doctoral candidate in Philosophy.
  151. Suan Sonna – Catholic apologist.
  152. Trent Horn – Catholic apologist for Catholic Answers.
  153. David Augustine – Catholic theologian.
  154. Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller – Lutheran pastor.
  155. Jimmy Akin – Catholic apologist for Catholic Answers.
  156. Jonathan Pageau – Jonathan Pageau (Eastern Orthodox) is a professional artist, writer and public speaker, giving workshops and conferences all around North America. Through his YouTube channel and podcast, The Symbolic World, he also furthers the conversation on symbolism, meaning and patterns in everything from movies, to icons, to social trends
  157. Pat Flynn – Catholic apologist.
  158. Evan LeDoux – Eastern Catholic convert.
  159. Keith Nester – Catholic convert from Protestantism.
  160. Kevin J. Symonds – Catholic author.
  161. Gregory Moeck – Catholic convert.
  162. Cy Kellett – Author and host of Catholic Answers Live.
  163. Steven Augustine Stuart – Catholic convert.
  164. Rudy Rochman – Israeli-Jewish rights activist.
  165. Samuel Green – Christian apologist.
  166. Daniel Suazo – Jewish Catholic convert.
  167. Eddie Trask – Catholic revert.
  168. Mike Lewis – Catholic founder of Where Peter Is.
  169. Erin Kinsella – Catholic podcaster.
  170. Zac Crippen – Catholic podcaster.
  171. Jake Brancatella – Islamic apologist.
  172. Robert Spencer – Orthodox debater.
  173. Joseph Pearce – Catholic author.
  174. Joe Heschmeyer – Catholic Answers apologist and author.
  175. Phillip Campbell – Catholic author.
  176. Jonathan Prejean – Catholic blogger.
  177. Karlo Broussard – Catholic Answers apologist.
  178. T.K. Coleman – Catholic convert.
  179. Steve Dawson – Catholic Evangelist


  1. Is Papal Ratification the Best Theory to Identify an Ecumenical Council?
  2. Are Ecumenical Councils to be Identified by the Reception Theory?
  3. Reason is a Dependable Means of Knowing God
  4. Are There Sufficient Reasons for God’s Existence
  5. Debating Jesus and Muhammad (Albrecht vs. Hussain)
  6. Who Started the East/West Schism?
  7. The Problem of Suffering
  8. Erick Ybarra vs. Jay Dyer: The Papacy Debate
  9. The Immaculate Conception: Is It Ancient and Biblical? (Catholic/Orthodox)
  10. The Immaculate Conception: Is It Ancient and Biblical? (Catholic/Protestant)
  11. Did Multiple Popes Deny the Immaculate Conception? (Catholic/Protestant)
  12. Does Catholicism Dogmatically Teach All Unbaptized Babies Must Go to Hell? (Lofton vs. Blazek)
  13. Did Jesus Rise from the Dead Spiritually or Bodily? (William Albrecht vs. Dan Barker)
  14. Did Jesus Rise from the Dead? (Shabir Ally vs. William Albrecht)
  15. Did St. Augustine Believe Transubstantiation? (William Albrecht vs. Turretinfan)
  16. The Canon of Scripture Debate Part 1 – Gary Michuta (Catholic) vs. Steve Christie (Protestant)
  17. Is the Trinity Biblical and Ancient? William Albrecht vs. Shabir Ally
  18. What is the Fate of Unbaptized Infants? – (Fr. John Ramsey vs. Michael Lofton)
  19. The Validity of Intelligent Design.
  20. Michael Lofton vs. Dr. Shabir Ally – Does the New Testament Teach Jesus is God?
  21. The Perpetual Virginity Debate with William Albrecht (Catholic) and Turretinfan (Reformed)
  22. Is the Holy Spirit God? (William Albrecht vs. Dr. Shabir Ally)
  23. Is the Bible Coherent on the Crucifixion of Christ? (Dr. Shabir Ally and Luis Dizon)
  24. Is the Filioque Theologically Sound? (Fr. Patrick vs. Adam Groves)
  25. Is the Quran Coherent on the Crucifixion of Christ? (Dr. Shabir Ally vs. Luis Dizon)
  26. The Resurrection Debate: Did Jesus rise bodily from the dead (Albrecht vs. Loftus)
  27. Is Vatican I Papacy Biblical? (Fr. Patrick vs. Suan Sonna)
  28. Is Islam More Violent than Christianity? (Dr. Javad T. Hashmi vs. Robert Spencer)
  29. Is Jesus the Son of Man? (William Albrecht and Dr. Shabir Ally) 
  30. The Scriptures Are the Sole and Infallible Rule of Faith (Michael Lofton vs. Chris Date)

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