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Daybreak

  • Daybreak for April 9, 2020 Holy Thursday Commemoration of the Lord’s Last Supper, the Insitution of the Eucharist, and the institution of the sacramental priesthood Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/9/20 Gospel: John 13:1-15 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200409.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Daybreak for April 8, 2020 Wednesday of Holy Week Saint of the Day: St. Julie Billiard, 1751-1816; co-foundress of the Institute of Notre Dame, dedicated to the education of poor, young Christian girls, and the training of catechists Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/8/20 Gospel: Matthew 26:14-25 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200408.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Daybreak for April 7, 2020 Tuesday of Holy Week Saint of the Day: St. John Baptist de la Salle, 1651-1719; known for his work with the poor, and in education; patron of teachers Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/7/20 Gospel: John 13:21-33, 36-38 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200407.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Daybreak for April 6, 2020 Monday of Holy Week Saint of the Day: Pope St. Celestine I; founder of the papal diplomatic service; served as pope from 422 until his death in 432 Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/6/20 Gospel: John 12:1-11 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200406.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Daybreak for April 5, 2020 Palm Sunday Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/5/20 Gospel: Matthew 27:11-54 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200405.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Daybreak for April 4, 2020 Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent Commemoration of St. Isidore of Seville, 560-636; bishop and doctor of the church; he has been suggested as a patron of the internet, because of the wide array of knowledge which he taught Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/4/20 Gospel: John 11:45-56 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200404.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android ...
  • Daybreak for April 2, 2020 Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent Saint of the Day: St. Francis of Paola, 1416-1507; founder of the Minim Friars; gifted with miracles, prophecy, and insight into men’s hearts; comforted the dying King Louis XI of France Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/2/20 Gospel: John 8:51-59 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200402.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google ...
  • Daybreak for April 1, 2020 Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent Saint of the Day: St. Hugh of Grenoble, 1053-1132; attempted a massive reform of the diocese of Grenoble, but was frustrated; donated land to St. Bruno for Grande Chartreuse, the beginning of the Carthusians Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/1/20 Gospel: John 8:31-42 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200401.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: ...
  • Daybreak for March 31, 2020 Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent Saint of the Day: St. Benjamin, 329-424; imprisoned in the Fourth and Fifth Century persecution of Christians in Persia; tortured and martyred Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 3/31/20 Gospel: John 8:21-30 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200331.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Daybreak for March 30, 2020 Monday of the Fifth Week of Lent Saint of the Day: St. John Climacus, 525-606; called “Climacus,” after his book, “The Climax,” or “The Ladder of Perfection”; became abbot of the monks of Mt. Sinai at the age of 70 Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 3/30/20 Gospel: John 8:1-11 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20200330.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android ...
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Morning Air

  • Faith, Hope and the Easter Triduum, Election 2020 and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Thurs. April 9th-Hour 3. Faith, Hope and the Easter Triduum with Msgr. Stuart Swetland. Dr. Paul Kengor on Election 2020 and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200409c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Fr. Rocky looks at Holy Week, Keeping Priests and Dioceses Connected Thurs. April 9th-Hour 1. Bishop Richard Stika (Knoxville, TN) on keeping priests and his diocese connected. Fr. Rocky looks at Holy Week. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200409a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Resources Every Leader Has Access To, Wednesday Lenten Group Wed. April 8th-Hour 3. Fr. Marcel Taillon with our Wednesday Lenten Group, Ben and Leilani. Dave Durand on Resources Every Leader Has Access To. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200408c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Holy Week with the Family, COVID-19 in Italy, Blessed Sacrament in the Air Wed. April 8th-Hour 2. Kate Wicker on Holy Week recommendations for the family. Ashley Noronha on COVID-19 in Italy, and experiencing family loss due to coronavirus. Fr. Brian Gannon taking the Blessed Sacrament in the Air over a Diocese. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200408b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • End-of-Life Issues, Isolation/Community Solitude, Keeping Hope/Focus Wed. April 8th-Hour 3. End-of-Life Issues concerning COVID-19 with Fr. Tad Pacholczyk. From Isolation to Community Solitude with Fr. Nicholas Blackwell. Keeping Hope and Focus with Fr. Albert Haase. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200408a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Life After the Pandemic, The Easter Triduum and Holy Week, Mundelein Seminary during Pandemic Tues. April 7th-Hour 2. Fr. John Gordon on The Easter Triduum, Coronavirus and Suffering. Marge Fenelon on Three Things to Keep in Mind for Holy Week. Life After the Pandemic with Fr. Dwight Longenecker. Fr. John Kartje, the Rector of Mundelein Seminary on what Mundelein is doing during the Pandemic. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200407b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android ...
  • Holy Week Preparations, Keeping Priests and Diocese Connected Tues. April 7th-Hour 3. Keeping Priests and Diocese Connected with Bishop Richard Stika of Knoxville, TN. Fr. Rocky on Holy Week Preparations. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200407c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Usefulness of Masks and Health Care Worker Risks, Faith, Hope & Hygiene Tues. April 7th-Hour 1. Fr. Bob Pagliari on Faith, Hope & Hygiene. Dr. Barbara Golder on the usefulness of masks and health care worker risks. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200407a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Stations of the Cross, How family could handle stress during this time, Homily Highlights Mon. April 6th-Hour 2. Steve Ray on the Stations of the Cross. Kim Morgan on how the family could handle stress during this time. Homily Highlights-Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Fr. Esequiel Sanchez, Fr. Rocky, Bishop Jaime Soto, Archbishop Nelson Perez. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200406b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Principles leading an organization during pandemic, Monday Lenten Group Mon. April 6th-Hour 3. Fr. Burke Masters on Holy Week and leads our Monday Lenten Group (James and Kate). Harry Kraemer on principles leading an organization during a pandemic. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20200406c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
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The Patrick Madrid Show

  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 9, 2020 – Hour 1 Patrick discusses taking advantage of the time we have in quarantine during this Holy Triduum and how to access the sacraments despite parishes being closed Pastor says his parishioners would rather die than not go to church as he refuses to stop services during lockdown Caller: Zelie in CA is 15 and loves being Catholic but is ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 9, 2020 – Hour 2 Caller: Tom in CA asks if Patrick knows why the two men on crosses next to Jesus were called “revolutionaries” Caller: Stephanie in IL asks if sacraments are valid if the church is shut down. Patrick explains that it is meritorious for us to oblige by the leadership of our bishops and pray they make good decisions ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 9, 2020 – Hour 3 Fr. Rocky talks about celebrating Mass alone without any congregants in the room Fr. Rocky plays a Holy Triduum version of music and trivia Caller: Bill in PA wins music trivia and asks Fr. Rocky where the tradition came from to visit different churches on Holy Thursday Fr. Rocky and Patrick talk about the lyrics of Down in ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 8, 2020 – Hour 1 Snowden warns about authorities exploiting pandemic to increase surveillance, track individuals Pastor who criticized coronavirus ‘mass hysteria’ dies from illness Caller: Frank in NY asks about the schismatic church; he believes this virus is a punishment from God to get society’s attention and give chance for repentance Caller: Terry in IL asks about his 81 year old mother ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 8, 2020 – Hour 2 Patrick reads the Archdiocese of Kansas City Catholic Guide for End of Life Caller: Blaise in CA asks if dioceses are actually allowed to take away the sacraments like they have when Canon Law states that they don’t have the right Caller: Polly in FL shares stories of near death experiences and encounters with God Caller: Terry in ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 8, 2020 – Hour 3 Caller: Steven in AR asks if Catholics believe that they are reenacting the crucifixion at every consecration Caller: Tom in CA asks how to understand John 6, the bread of life discourse, in relation to the woman at the well, and how to debate it with his protestant friend Los Angeles orders residents to wear masks; small ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 7, 2020 – Hour 1 George Pell to walk free from prison after child sex abuse conviction quashed Patrick explains the accusation originally made against George Pell and why he believed it was false from the beginning Caller: Anne in ME agrees with Patrick that there wasn’t sufficient evidence to convict Cardinal Pell Caller: Polly in FL says many of the priests accused ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 7, 2020 – Hour 2 Caller: Lawrence in IL thinks we need to prepare for white martyrdom, or suffering for the sake of Christ in a way without bloodshed Caller: Joseph in CA talks about a bishop in Shanghai who spent decades in jail. He discusses God’s permissive will and meaning in suffering Caller: Yolie in CA asks why Jesus made Peter ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 7, 2020 – Hour 3 Fr. Rocky plays Holy Week trivia by singing a Church hymn and giving clues for guessing that saint! Caller: Mary wins the song trivia Caller: Olivia in NJ is 7 years old and is supposed to receive First Holy Communion on May 1st. If we are still under quarantine, is she allowed to go to church privately? Abp ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: April 6, 2020 – Hour 1 Health care workers share video diaries “take this seriously” Married for 51 years, they died of Covid-19 six minutes apart CDC recommends all Americans wear face coverings in public Caller: Mark in CA asks for help understanding God’s will in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic Atheist, secular groups trying to stop churches from receiving emergency relief from government Poll: ...
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The Inner Life

  • The Inner Life April 9th – Holy Thursday Holy Thursday. Why do we call it Holy Thursday? Why is Holy Thursday known as the institution of the Priesthood? Father JP Mitchell joins Chuck Neff to discuss Holy Thursday.   Caller Story – He came back to the Catholic Church 20 years ago on Holy Thursday. Caller Story – What Father Mitchell said today made her day ...
  • The Inner Life April 8th – Fasting Fasting. What is fasting? Are we supposed to fast outside of Lent? How does fasting help us grow closer to the Lord? Father Joseph Illo joins Chuck Neff to discuss how fasting helps us grow in faith.   Caller Question – Her sons birthday is on Good Friday, how can they celebrate and yet honor the meaning ...
  • The Inner Life April 7th – Eucharistic Devotion Eucharistic Devotion. What does it mean to have a devotion to the Eucharist? How can having a devotion to the Eucharist help us through this tough time where many of us have lost access to the Eucharist? Father Ben Cameron joins Chuck Neff to discuss having a devotion to the Eucharist.   Caller Story – Shares how ...
  • The Inner Life April 6th – The Chronology of Jesus’ Last Week The Chronology of Jesus’ Last Week. What did Jesus last week look like? What happened each day? How important are these days to our faith lives? Msgr Chares Pope starts holy week by accounting the chronology of Jesus’ final week. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/innerlife/inner20200406.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • The Inner Life April 3rd – Palm Sunday Palm Sunday. This Sunday, we celebrate Palm Sunday, the start of holy week. How has your Lenten journey been so far this year? What does holy week mean for you? Father Douglas McKay joins Chuck Neff to discuss Palm Sunday.   Caller Story – She has united her fears of the virus with the fear of Jesus ...
  • The Inner Life April 2nd – Keeping the Sabbath Holy Keeping the Sabbath. How do we keep the Sabbath holy when we cannot go to Mass on Sunday’s? Are we obligated to watch Mass on TV or listen on the radio during this time? Father Michael Hurley joins Chuck Neff to discuss how we can keep holy the Sabbath during these challenging times.   Caller Story – ...
  • The Inner Life April 1st – Hope Hope. How do we find hope in the world today? What should we put our hope in? Father Gary Caster joins Chuck Neff to discuss finding hope in a broken world.   Caller Question – Blessed are those who mourn, can Father Caster explain more about the beatitudes and how hope works within them? http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/innerlife/inner20200401.mp3Podcast: Play in new ...
  • The Inner Life March 31st – Family Life Family Life. How are you and your family doing during this hard time? Have you grown closer to your family during this time? How does family life affect our faith life? Father Boniface Hicks joins Chuck Neff to discuss the importance of family life.   Caller Story – Her grandchildren call her each night and read her ...
  • The Inner Life March 30th – Mercy Mercy. What is mercy? How do we receive God’s mercy? What does it mean to show mercy? Father Vince Guest joins Chuck Neff to discuss the mercy of God.   Caller Story – As a kid, he almost died. God showed mercy on him. Caller Story – She recently reached out to an old friend who is a ...
  • The Inner Life March 27th – Lazarus Sunday’s Gospel. This weekend we hear the story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead. How does your belief in Jesus change your perspective of life and death? Father Brian Geary joins Chuck Neff to discuss this Sunday’s Gospel. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/innerlife/inner20200327.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
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Go Ask Your Father

  • Go Ask Your Father April 9th – Blessed Francis Seelos Msgr Swetland shares with you the story of Blessed Francis Seelos as today is the 20 year anniversary of his beatification.   Caller Question – The 5th station, was Simon forced to help Jesus? Caller Question – Why did we stop using Patons for the Eucharist? Catechetical Corner – The Sacraments Caller Question – Why would God allow the Coronavirus? Caller ...
  • Go Ask Your Father April 8th – Music Msgr Swetland shares with you the power of music and what it means to our faith and spiritual lives and gives you an inside look of one of his favorite songs.   Caller Question – If Jesus was fully human, what was his mental anguish like? Catechetical Corner – The Beatitudes Caller Question – Does forgiving someone mean you ...
  • Go Ask Your Father April 7th – Feeding the Hungry Msgr Swetland shares with you a story out of Italy and how people are feeding the hungry and taking care of each other during the pandemic.   Caller Question – Is Judas in hell? Catechetical Corner – Spiritual Communion Caller Question – How could the Devil “enter” Jesus? Caller Question – Was Mary in the upper room during the Last ...
  • Go Ask Your Father April 6th – April Rent Msgr. Swetland shares with you a heartwarming story of a landlord from New York who waived April rent for his tenants in response to the Coronavirus.   Caller Question – If a priest is a recovering alcoholic, what do they do when consuming the whine at Mass? Caller Question – Why don’t we pray the rosary more? Caller Question ...
  • Go Ask Your Father April 3rd – Prayer Msgr Swetland shares with you the good news of all those who have answered the call to prayer during this pandemic. More than 1 millions prayers have been said in an effort to put an end to the pandemic.   Caller Question – What is being done for priests during this time? Caller Question – In the Apostles ...
  • Go Ask Your Father April 2nd – Italy Msgr Swetland shares with you good news coming from Italy that they are starting to flatten the curve of the Coronavirus.   Caller Question – When are the most souls released from purgatory? Easter or Christmas? Catechetical Corner – I Am http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/father/father20200402.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Go Ask Your Father April 1st – Cops and Doctors Msgr Swetland shares with you a heartwarming story of a Minneapolis State trooper who, instead of giving a doctor he pulled over for speeding a ticket, he gave her one of his medical masks and asked her to remain safe.   Caller Question – In the Apostles Creed, what does it mean when we say, “Jesus will ...
  • Go Ask Your Father March 31st – My Pillow Msgr Swetland shares with you a good news story of the creator of “My Pillow” and how he has transformed his company to make medical masks now to help medical workers.   Caller Question – Can we see people in heaven? Caller Question – How should act when watching Mass at home during the virus? Caller Question – Is ...
  • Go Ask Your Father March 30th – Hope Msgr Swetland shares with you a story of hope after a 90 year old Texas grandmother fully recovered after contracting the coronavirus, giving us all a little bit of hope that things will get better.   Caller Question – What does the rapture mean to a Protestant? Catechetical Corner – Messianic Entrance to Jerusalem Caller Question – Do we ...
  • Go Ask Your Father March 27 – Papal Blessing Relevant Radio brings to you Pope Francis Urbi et Orbi blessing from Rome in an effort to combat the Coronavirus with commentary from Father Rocky. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/father/father20200327.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
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Fr. Simon Says

  • Father Simon Says April 9th – The Last Supper Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel, The Last Supper.   Caller Question – How did Elijah go to heaven before Jesus? Caller Question – How do we not be disillusioned when a priest lacks faith? Caller Question – Is it okay to change the words to prayer? Word of the Day – Tow Caller Question – Why the change ...
  • Father Simon Says April 8th – Thirty Pieces of Silver Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel reading in which Judas betrays Jesus for thirty pieces of silver.   Caller Question – What are Father Simon’s thoughts on Isaiah 26:20? Caller Question – Is the Shroud of Turin also buried? Caller Question – Why are confessions over the phone not valid? Word of the Day – Easter Caller Question – ...
  • Father Simon Says April 7th – Betraying Jesus Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel in which Jesus talks with his disciples about his betrayal.   Caller Question – What is the Jewish concept of the afterlife? Caller Question – Where in the Gospel is the young man who ran away? Word of the Day – Sop Caller Question – Do you think that John was motherless? Caller ...
  • Father Simon Says April 6th – Perfumed Oil Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel in which Mary washed Jesus’ feet with perfumed oil, and why that caused such a fuss with those around them.   Caller Question – How can we ensure the seal of confession if phones and technology record everything? Caller Question – Is Mary of Bethany the same person as Mary ...
  • Father Simon Says April 3rd – Jesus is God Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel reading in which Jesus explains to the Jews that he is God.   Caller Question – Even though Churches are closed, will Mass intentions still be said? Caller Question – What did Jesus mean when he calls himself the son of man? Caller Question – Are we allowed to have get ...
  • Father Simon Says April 2nd – Keeping the Word of Jesus Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel reading in which Jesus explains why it is so important to keep his word.   Caller Question – Why did they not call Jews, Jews, in the time of Jesus? Caller Question – Why are verses left out sometimes at Mass? Word of the Day – Abraham Caller Question – What does ...
  • Father Simon Says April 1st – Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains who Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego are from today’s first reading.   Caller Question – Can Father Simon explain what it means to “Love you enemies” Caller Question – What does it mean in the Apostles Creed “Jesus descended into Hell? Caller Question – In these conditions, what options do people have for funerals? Word ...
  • Father Simon Says March 31st – Dying for Your Sins Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel reading in which Jesus tells the Pharisees that they will die for their sin and disbelief in him.   Caller Question – What did the Essene’s think corrupted the priesthood? Caller Question – Can Father Simon explain the “No sinning” aspect of an indulgence? Word of the Day – Seraph Caller Question ...
  • Father Simon Says March 30th – Neither Do I Condemn You Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains today’s Gospel in which Jesus saves a woman who was falsely accused of committing adultery.   Caller Question – How do plenary indulgences work? Caller Question – Did Jesus cure 2 different blind men? Word of the Day – Love Caller Question – Is it wrong to read the private revelation of Riden and ...
  • Father Simon Says March 27 – Urbi et Orbi Featuring Msgr Swetland Father Simon is joined by Msgr Swetland following Pope Francis Urbi et Orbi blessing from Rome and give you their reactions to the holy hour and blessing. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/FSS/fss20200327.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
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The Drew Mariani Show

  • Jewish roots of the Eucharist Hour 1 of 4-9-20 Do you believe that Jesus was speaking the truth about the Eucharist? On this Holy Thursday, we reflect on the Eucharist, the priesthood, and the origins of how Jesus instituted them. Dr. John Bergsma joins Drew to explain how when we go to Mass, we are renewing the covenant that God made with ...
  • Chaplet/Fr. Rocky’s Favorite churches Hour 2 of 4-9-20 Chaplet of Divine Mercy You may not be able to get into church right now, but if you could, which one would you go to? What is your favorite church or cathedral to visit? Drew visits with Fr. Francis Hoffman, “Fr. Rocky,” and they give you a virtual tour of holy sites throughout ...
  • From Gethsemane to Golgotha Hour 3 of 4-9-20 Steve Ray details the events of the Passover meal which became the Eucharist at the Last Supper. Steve Ray explains that it all began in the upper room; Jesus gave the disciples His body and brought them an entirely new understanding of what they were used to celebrating during the Passover. Just ...
  • Forgiving the Judas in Your Life / President’s Press Conference Hour 3 of 04-08-20 Callers share their stories of hardship and forgiveness. The President and Coronavirus Task Force Press Briefing https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/mariani/DM20200408c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Chaplet / Spy Wednesday Hour 2 of 04-08-20 The Divine Mercy Chaplet Roy Schoeman joined Drew to discuss the betrayal of Judas and what that looks like in our own lives. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/mariani/DM20200408b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • A Patron Saint For Health Care Workers / Privacy Rights Hour 1 of 04-08-20 Mary Hallan FioRito joined Drew to share about a saint who can be especially helpful in the time of this pandemic. Andy McCarthy joined Drew to discuss the balance between one’s rights and government involvement in the spread of the coronavirus. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/mariani/DM20200408a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Approaching Holy Week in a pandemic Hour 1 of 4-7-20 Have you heard how many people have been tested in the states? What is your guess? The president has that number. Hear what he said in last night’s press conference regarding this and why America’s cases are so high. Experts say that the data appears to show some curve flattening. VP Mike ...
  • Chaplet/Finances during COVID Hour 2 of 4-7-20 Chaplet of Divine Mercy The president and his administration have launched the Payment Protection Program, providing significant financial relief for thousands. Small and large businesses are being given loans as well. Yet some confusion continues to loom as to how it works, whether the money needs to be paid back in full, and ...
  • Dealing with credit rating during shutdown Hour 3 of 4-7-20 Have concerns about keeping your credit score in tact during this crisis? How many businesses will go bankrupt in this time or mortgages that fall through? Paul Oster answers your questions on this and how to achieve financial stability with so much uncertainty upon us. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/mariani/DM20200407c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android ...
  • Can animals get COVID? Hour 1 of 4-6-20 Get a news roundup on the latest news and what was said at last night’s press conference. The president commended NY Gov Andrew Cuomo for the job he is doing in New York and he wanted to encourage those in New York that help has been underway. Dr. Deborah Birx, the response ...
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A Closer Look

  • Religious Groups Given Federal Relief; Priests and Faithful Connect While Churches Though Closed 4.8.20 Justin Butterfield: Former HHS legal counsel, First Liberty deputy general counsel on CARES Act including faith-based organizations, important win for religious liberty; faith institutions, ministries, organizations get federal relief without sacrificing their religious convictions or character Fr. Daniel Seo: Young Orange Diocese priest reaches wide ‘congregation’ of the faithful through his ‘Pyx initiative’ while churches are ...
  • Cardinal Pell, Long Lent, Justice; Works of Mercy While Quarantined 4.7.20 George Weigel: Cardinal George Pell’s acquittal, justice finally gets served; a serious examination of conscience and public reckoning of legal system and democracy of a nation should follow; ‘the only basis. John Meyer: Ways to spend Holy Week in quarantine doing special prayers and works of mercy; create moments of tangible grace as we prepare to ...
  • Coronavirus & Clarity: Medicine, Distancing, Quality Care for All 4.6.20 Dr. Mark Rupp: Infectious disease expert at leading medical center explains risks, facts about hydroxychloroquine as Coronavirus treatment; update on hopeful clinical trials of another drug treatment; warns to take distancing seriously, virus may return if we relax our personal social distancing measures. Roger Severino: HHS Office for Civil Rights bars ‘utilitarian treatment’ denials for Coronavirus; ...
  • Prayer v. Pandemic; Life Changes; Holy Week Prayers; Coronavirus & Federal Aid 4.3.20 Fr. Francis “Rocky” Hoffman: https://relevantradio.com/ America’s Parish. America’s Priest. Fr. Matthew Spencer https://relevantradio.com/2020/04/fr-matthew-spencer-departs-st-josephs-workshop/ Trusting divine providence. Congressman Jeff Fortenberry will call in to the studio. He’s my guest for the rest of the show. https://fortenberry.house.gov/news/in-the-news/coronavirus-update-questions-and-answers http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/ACL/ACL20200403.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS
  • Relief, Economic Stability, Medical Provisions & Food Supply During Pandemic 4.2.20 Congressman Adam Kinzinger: The Census; the CARES Act and what it means for American families, business, workers, hospitals and medical centers; advice on safety & common sense measures everyone should be taking during COVID-19 pandemic, including cautions against panic and misinformation. Daren Bakst: Heritage Agricultural Policy analyst suggests ‘Fixes to Ensure a Stable Food Supply ...
  • Fr. Robert Spitzer: The Essence of Things 4.1.20 Fr. Robert Spitzer: The Essence of Things: Faith, reason, science and religion in a global pandemic; seeing life and time in new light; don’t waste this time of opportunities while shut in, alone or with family, for more prayer, learning, engaging, setting new routines for physical & spiritual health. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/ACL/ACL20200401.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: ...
  • Faith, Health, Care During Coronavirus: Field Hospitals for the Afflicted 3.31.20 Fr. Steve Grunow, Kathryn Lopez: Relevant Roundtable: Catholics in isolation, we’re all shut-ins together; lessons during the pandemic, ways to deepen faith, evangelization; Holy Father’s Urbi et Orbi message, prayer service, blessing of the world: papacy’s defining moment; global Catholicism not locked down. Kathryn Jean Lopez: While many can’t access Mass, for others in the world ...
  • Relieving Fear, De-Stressing Life at Home During the Pandemic 3.30.20 Charlotte Pence: Vice-President’s wife and daughter reach out to families at home with uplifting message in their children’s book, live Q&A, tomorrow. Dr. Gene Neri: Neurologist applies his longtime treatment of chronic stress to much larger population of sufferers in this time of widespread worry and fear; stress is the cause of many related conditions ...
  • How We Can Slow & Stop the Virus Spread; How We Can Grow Our Faith & Devotions 3.27.20 Dr. Mark Rupp: Infectious disease expert emphasizes importance of self-discipline in social distancing now to help reduce spread of COVID, return to some normalcy in society; warns of virus return if we relax our social distancing measures; updates on latest news on the coronavirus front. John Harper: News roundup on coronavirus front, highlights of most important ...
  • Prepare for Recovery After Covid Crisis; Reach Students Online for Pro-Life Info 3.26.20 Ted Nordhaus: Save Lives, Ready Shovels: A six-point plan to end the Covid-19 crisis and prepare for recovery. Caller, Margaret: Never in the history of the world has all the world economy shutdown voluntarily.  Caler, Joe: treatment claim of NY doctor. Does this change your prognosis? Kristan Hawkins: Planned Parenthood is pushing unrestricted mail-order abortion pills, ...
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St. Joseph's Workshop with Fr. Matthew Spencer

  • Last Show, Souls Changed, Surprises & Lessons, Holy Week 4.3.20 Father Matthew: surprised by Relevant Radio friends, today. Father shares testimonies of lives changed by Catholic radio…including his own. Everything is a blessing, if we allow God’s mercy to permeate it. The current pandemic situation included. Next week is Holy Week: Close to Jesus to the Last – a five part retreat with Father Rocky will air in ...
  • Big News, St. Pope John Paul II, General Absolution, Radio Silence 4.2.20 Father Matthew welcomes Timmerie Geagea and they chat about how to share the gospel of Jesus with love and care. Timmerie and Father Matthew discuss the influence of St. Pope John Paul II in their lives. What is truth? What is God communicating to us through his divine revelation? Facts about Sacraments: the proximity of the body ...
  • Good Friday & Votive Mass, Prayer, Reach & Rightness, Jesus in Prayer 4.1.20 Vatican announces additional intercession for Good Friday and votive mass for the end of covid-19 pandemic. CCC 2777: reflection on the Our Father prayer. Why do we call God, “Our Father?”  Lessons from radio: when Father Matthew realized the numbers of people listening to and relying on Relevant Radio, it brought additional weight to the saying, “with ...
  • Increased Interest in Religion, Faith & Prayer, Lessons, Moses & Seraph Serpent 3.31.20 The coronavirus pandemic has shown a spike in searches for prayer. Exploring the CCC 2566: prayer in light of the Old Testament. Prayer is the way we try to connect with the Divine; God initiates the communication. Faith and prayer are intertwined. We are called to pray on behalf of others; we are called to imitate ...
  • Technology Bridges Gap, Generosity of Strangers, Collaboration, Today’s Readings 3.30.20 Father Stephen Spencer joins Father Matthew: discussing the ways technology has quickly filled in during the pandemic. Live streaming masses, rosaries – building community. Out and about during quarantine: Father Stephen shares a heartwarming experience. Baking bread and learning Vietnamese. Father Matthew shares lessons he’s learned as a radio host: it’s easier to do things together than ...
  • Urbi et Orbi, Generosity of St. Joseph, Lessons from Radio, Judging 3.27.20 Father Matthew reflects on Pope Francis’ special proclamation of the Gospel at the Vatican: Urbi et Orbi. Jesus is in control and he cares what happens to us. Will the pandemic lead to a great spiritual renewal? Year of St. Joseph extended until December 8, 2020 for the Oblates of St. Joseph. To be pious & ...
  • Blessed are the Poor, Virtual Tours, Lessons in Radio, Seeking Validation 3.26.20  Who are the poor and why are they blessed? Why does Jesus have a particular love for the materially poor? Do we have an attachment/immoderate love of the material? In this time of self confinement, why not take a virtual tour of Rome? Reflections on the coronavirus spread throughout Italy: will more Christians will come back ...
  • The Solemnity of the Annunciation, St. Joseph’s Role, Memory Lane, Addiction to Sadness 3.25.20 Today’s feast day completely transformed humanity: darkness became a thing of the past. Beginning of the unfolding of the Paschal Mystery. Just as Mary said “Yes” to God’s will, we are called to do the same. You don’t have to see the future, to be able to say “yes” to God’s will. When God comes into ...
  • Good News, Big Decisions, Holy Hour, Healing 3.24.20 Creative solutions and heroic actions in Italy during the Covid-19 crisis; great reminders that we are looking toward eternal life. We all have a part to play…stay prepared. Father Matthew shares some insight from Father Jacques Philippe on keeping peace in big decisions: prayer, time/patience, reflection, act, trust. Oblates observe an additional holy hour; the holy order’s ...
  • End of the World, Worldwide Prayer, Cabin Fever, Second Sign 3.23.20 Why do we continually try to predict the end of the world? It’s a great grace/blessing to not know when the world will end. God doesn’t ask us to live in fear; he says, “do not fear/do not be afraid.” Prayer v Pandemic: Father explains our worldwide prayer campaign to unite in prayer for an end ...
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The Miracle Hunter

  • The Miracle Hunter for April 5, 2020 (Encore) Miracle News – Sainthood Cause of John Bradburne Given Green Light Fr. Kazimirz Chwalek, Film Love and Mercy: Faustina. St Faustina Feast Day, October 5th Trivia – Who was the last French visionary of an Apparition of the Blessed Mother? Question of the Week – Is there a Church in Egypt with an Apparition of the Blessed Mother? 365 ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for March 29, 2020 (Encore) Miracle News – Baby Comes to Life After Baptism by First Responder Deacon Al Graham – Author, Compendium of the Miraculous Trivia – What lesser sacramental also comes from an apparition to a Daughter of Charity, received by a nun in the same convent as Rue du Bac? Question of the Week – Why is Mary called Blessed if ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for March 22, 2020 (Encore) Miracle News – Colorado is replacing Columbus Day with Cabrini Day, after St. Frances Cabrini Gordon Robertson – Executive Producer, I am Patrick  Trivia – Which Polish saint was the first person to be canonized in this millennium? Question of the Week – Are the messages of our Lady to Luz de Maria true? 365 Days with Mary – Icon ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for March 15, 2020 Miracle News – Colorado is replacing Columbus Day with Cabrini Day, after St. Frances Cabrini Gordon Robertson – Executive Producer, I am Patrick Trivia – Which Polish saint was the first person to be canonized in this millennium? Question of the Week – Are the messages of our Lady to Luz de Maria true? 365 Days with Mary – ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for March 8, 2020 Miracle News – 79 Year-Old Italian Priest Flies Plane over Quarantined Victims of the Coronavirus in Italy to Give Blessing.  The Congregation for the Causes of Saints to Meet in Rome to Discuss Whether or Not American Military Chaplain, Fr. Emil Kapaun Will Be Declared Venerable Fr. Paul Mueller – Vice Director of The Vatican Observatory ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for March 1, 2020 Miracle News – Film, “We’ll Rise at Dawn” Premieres in Philadelphia on March 12. Two boys intrigued and united by strength of friendship and faith embark on a journey in search of Padre Pio Father Gregory Pine – Author, Marian Consecration with AQUINAS! Trivia – Who was the youngest American to be beatified? Question of the Week – ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for February 23, 2020 Miracle News – Man Thinks He Saw Jesus Stretched over the Sky in Tennesee Kevin Symonds – Author, Refractions of Light. Medjugorje report leaked online Trivia – Prior to the children of Fatima being beatified, what was the name of the youngest non-martyr Saint in history? Question of the Week – Are there any new developments at the ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for February 16, 2020 Miracle News – The Official Report on Medjugorje is Announced to Be Released Imminently Fr. Brendan Lupton – Associate Professor of Church History, Mundelein Seminary. St. Valentine Trivia – What saintly siblings, who invented an alphabet also celebrate their feast days on St. Valentines Day? Question of the Week – Are exorcisms miracles? 365 Days with Mary –  The ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for February 9, 2020 Miracle News – Fr. Fernando Suarez, Famous Healing Priest, Dies While Playing Tennis. Russia is Now Erecting its First Shrine Dedicated to Our Lady of Fatima Bryan Walsh – Author, An Instructive Inter-Laboratory Comparison: The 1988 Radiocarbon Dating of the Shroud of Turin Trivia –  Who is the last person from the U.S. to be beatified? Question of ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for February 2, 2020 Miracle News – Denver Priest Shot at Mass Could Be Declared a Saint Sr. Marcia Hall – Mother Mary Lange Cause for Canonization Trivia – What was the very first Marian Apparition to be investigated and approved in Europe? Question of the Week –  Is Padre Pio’s body incorrupt? 365 Days with Mary – Our Lady of Good Success. ...
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