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Daybreak

  • Daybreak for June 19, 2019 Wednesday of the 11th Week in Ordinary Time Optional Memorial of St. Romuald, 950-1027; founder of monasteries; fought a lifelong battle against temptations, calumnies, and death threats Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/19/19 Gospel: Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190619.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 18, 2019 Tuesday of the 11th Week in Ordinary Time Saint of the Day: St. Gregory Barbarigo, 1625-1697; first bishop of Bergamo; later became a cardinal, and enlarged seminaries at Bergamo and Padua Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/18/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:43-48 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190618.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 17, 2019 Monday of the 11th Week in Ordinary Time Saint of the Day: St. Teresa of Portugal, 1178-1250; daughter of King Sancho I of Portugal; founded a Benedictine monastery on her estate at Lorvao, and lived there Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/17/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:38-42 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190617.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 16, 2019 Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/16/19 Gospel: John 16:12-15 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190616.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 15, 2019 Saturday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time Saint of the Day: St. Alice, 1220-1250; Cistercian nun; contracted leprosy, paralyzed, and blinded; known for visions and ecstasies Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/15/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:33-37 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190615.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 14, 2019 Friday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time Saint of the Day: St. Joseph the Hymnographer, 810-886; the most prolific of the Greek hymn writers Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/14/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:27-32 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190614.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 13, 2019 Memorial of St. Anthony of Padua, 1195-1231; priest and doctor of the church; patron of lost items Thursday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/13/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:20-26 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190613.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 12, 2019 Wednesday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time Saint of the Day: St. Peter of Mount Athos; first hermit to reside upon Mount Athos in Greece; died 8th Century Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/12/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:17-19 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190612.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 11, 2019 Memorial of St. Barnabas; companion of St. Paul and John Mark; died about 75 A.D. Tuesday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/11/19 Gospel: Matthew 5:13-16 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190611.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Daybreak for June 10, 2019 Memorial of Mary, Mother of the Church – Instituted by Pope Francis in 2018 Monday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/10/19 Gospel: John 19:25-34 https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Daybreak/Daybreak20190610.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
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Morning Air

  • Leadership Success Formula, The Holy Spirit and Faith Questions Answered, Patrick Madrid at Elevate Conference Tues. June 19th-Hour 2. Fr. Marcel Taillon on the Holy Spirit and answers your faith questions. Dave Durand on what’s missing in most people’s leadership success formula. Patrick Madrid previews his upcoming Elevate Conference talk. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190619c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Summer Mass Tips, Learning from a Compassionate Saint, Dealing with Transition, Sacred Relics at Elevate Wed. June 19th-Hour 1. Learning from a Compassionate Saint with Sr. Bridget Haase. Dealing with Transition with Fr. John Gordon. Summer Mass Tips with Fr. Mark Matthias. Sacred Relics at Elevate with Fr. Jason Kulczynski. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190619a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Missionary Discipleship, USCCB Twitter, Parenting with the Beatitudes, Pope’s General Audience and Feast Days in Rome Wed. June 19th-Hour 1. Missionary Discipleship with Bishop John Stowe of the Diocese of Lexington, KY. Jeannie Ewing on “Parenting with the Beatitudes. Relevant Radio Vatican Correspondent Ashley Noronha on the Pope’s General Audience and upcoming Feast Days in Rome. Connie Poulos on the new, interactive USCCB Twitter account. Saint of the Day. Glen’s Story Corner. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190619b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | ...
  • Priest’s Salaries, USCCB Recap with a Bishop, Meeting People where they’re at Tues. June 18th-Hour 2. Discussing Priest’s Salaries with Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi (Archdiocese of Mobile). Meeting People where they’re at Mary-style with Marge Fenelon. Bishop Brendan Cahill of Diocese of Victoria, TX recaps the USCCB Spring Assembly and discusses continued response to abuse crisis and also talks about youth ministry and prison ministry. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190618b.mp3Podcast: Play in new ...
  • Call to Holiness, Loving Your Enemies Tues. June 18th-Hour 3. Fr. Matthew Spencer on the Call to Holiness. Fr. Rocky on Loving Your Enemies, Corpus Christi and answering your faith questions. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190618c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Boredom Good for Kids??, Strengthen Catholic Home, Missionary of Wall Street Tues. June 18th-Hour 1. Why Boredom is good for kids with Kate Wicker. Ways to Strengthen your Catholic Home with Fr. Ed Broom. “Missionary of Wall Street” with Stephen Auth. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190618a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Prayer Difficulty, Holy Land Highlights and helping those come back to the faith, Homily Highlights Mon. June 17th-Hour 3. Fr. Burke Masters shares his Holy Land Highlights and answers questions about coming back to the faith. Sr. Meredith Boquerin on prayer difficulty and what to do in periods of dryness. Homily Highlights-Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Fr. William Burn. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190617c.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Perfect Catholic?, Compassionate Saint, St. Marguerite Bourgeoys, Homily Highlights Mon. June 17th-Hour 2. Kendra von Esh on the downfalls of trying to be a “Perfect Catholic?” Sr. Bridget Haase on what we could learn from a compassionate saint, St. Marguerite Bourgeoys. Homily Highlights-Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Fr. Quan Tran. Saint of the Day. Glen’s Story Corner. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190617b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Spiritual Direction from Fr. Al, On Priests Salaries, From Attorney to a Monk for a Month Mon. June 17th-Hour 1. Spiritual Direction from John’s Spiritual Director Fr. Al Audette, Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi (Arch. of Mobile) on the salary of priests. Stephen Grant on becoming a monk for a month. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190617a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Recapping USCCB Spring Assembly/Response to Abuse Crisis, Love Your Enemies, Secular Apocalypse, Trinity Sunday Gospel Fri. June 14th-Hour 1. Recapping the USCCB Spring Assembly and the continued response to the abuse crisis. Arthur Brooks on “Love Your Enemies”. Deacon Steven Greydanus on -“The Secular Apocalypse: Irreligion, Pop Culture and the End of the World” Bishop Daniel Mueggenborg on the Gospel for Trinity Sunday: John 16:12-15 Saint of the Day. Glen’s Story Corner https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/morningair/MA20190614b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window ...
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The Patrick Madrid Show

  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 18, 2019 – Hour 1 Caller: Tracy is struggling with offering up her frustration, or giving it all to Jesus as her priest tells her. Patrick shares a personal story of when he saw God’s will in hindsight, although he was frustrated at the time when he was denied a trip to Japan. Caller: Frank asks if he is allowed to “swear” ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 18, 2019 – Hour 2 Caller: Elizabeth asks why we should cancel her Netflix account because it’s probably a drop in the bucket Caller: Debbie shares how she told her kids she had an abortion Caller: Rick liked the way Kristan Hawkins described abortion to her 10 year old The Long Beach City Council is set to vote today on a measure that ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 18, 2019 – Hour 3 Caller: Andrea asks Patrick for tid-bits on visiting Jerusalem and the Luminous mysteries so she can teach her classroom without them traveling there Caller: Chris asks if a non-Catholic can go to confession in dire situations Caller: Jim thinks it is more constructive to tell people abortion will have lifelong effects, rather than arguing it is morally ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 17, 2019 – Hour 1 Caller: Deacon John asks for information on the Eucharistic miracle in Buenos Aires Caller: Dave asks about cremation vs. a casket burial to save money Caller: Mary Ellen asks what the third secret of Fatima is Caller: Michael asks about changing the Our Father prayer Caller: Cynthia’s husband died last month and was buried in a Trappist casket that ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 17, 2019 – Hour 2 TV has stopped showing us dads you can look up to Caller: Mary shares that her sister chose to rent a casket for the showing, but then cremated for burial. She also shares a financial resource for Katie from hour 1 Caller: David asks about Our Lady of Fatima’s third secret Caller: Charlie asks about Matthew 6:7-11 Soundbite: Facebook ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 17, 2019 – Hour 3 Caller: Frank discusses the demonization of the white male Caller: Lowell comments on the translation of the Our Father verse “give us this day our daily bread” Caller: Deacon Dennis discusses the Our Father may be referring to daily reception of Holy Communion when it says “our daily bread” Caller: Pauline asks if you only go to Mass ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 14, 2019 – Hour 1 Caller: Paul asks for clarification on why some Sola Scriptura Christians can believe in the bodily Rapture but don’t accept that Mary was bodily assumed into Heaven Caller: Marilyn in NJ is concerned that her 11 year old grandson has not been exposed to any teaching on God. How can she introduce him to the faith ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 14, 2019 – Hour 2 Listener email: Murph comments on the letter “Don’t Ban Equality” signed by 180 comapny CEOs and discusses possible lawsuits Listener email: Michael asks for a book recommendation on the Fatima apparitions Caller: Jane asks about Revelation 22:18 Caller: Guadalupe asks about the four pillars of the Catholic Church Caller: Joe used to smoke but now is addicted to vaping. ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 14, 2019 – Hour 3 Caller: Dee’s friend doesn’t understand the real presence of the Eucharist. How can she explain it? Patrick explains Biblical evidence for Jesus giving us himself in the Eucharist Caller: Rachel asks what the Angelus prayer is and the meaning behind 666 Caller: George says the Aramaic translation of the Our Father is “let us not into temptation” Caller: Joseph ...
  • The Patrick Madrid Show: June 13, 2019 – Hour 1 Caller: Katie asks if Jesus and Mary experienced any pain on earth even though they were free from original sin. How can she relate to Mary if she didn’t experience labor or handling temper tantrums? Caller: Charlie asks about John 6:40 and its reference to the Eucharist Newly ordained priest calls for ‘radical fidelity’ after Church scandals, ...
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The Inner Life

  • The Inner Life June 19th – Marriage Marriage. What is marriage and what does the Church teach about marriage? Father Dave Heney joins Chuck Neff to discuss the importance of marriage in the Church.   Caller Story – Her husband left her and she is struggling to deal with what to do next. Caller Story – He daughter has cancer and even though she will ...
  • The Inner Life June 18th – Fasting Fasting. How often should we fast and why is it important to fast? Father Nathan Reesman joins Chuck Neff to discuss why we fast as Catholics and how often we should fast.   Caller Question – Do we need to fast from meat every Friday or just during Lent? Caller Question – When not in Lent, can you ...
  • The Inner Life June 17th – Trinity Sunday Trinity Sunday. What is it and why is it so important to the Church? Msgr. Don Sawyer joins Chuck Neff today to discuss the importance of Trinity Sunday.   Caller Story – He shares how his family has a generational love of the Trinity. Caller Story – Shares with you the words of Padre Pio on the Trinity. Caller ...
  • The Inner Life June 14th – Trinity Sunday Gospel Sunday’s Gospel. How does the Holy Spirit work in your life? Father Ethan Southard joins Chuck Neff to help you understand what Sunday’s Gospel is telling you.   Caller Story – She was struggling with prayer and she opened her heart to the Holy Spirit and now it all makes sense. Caller Story – She shares how the ...
  • The Inner Life June 13th – Summer Spirituality Summer Spirituality. What does your faith life look like during the Summer? Does it stay strong, or maybe with all the nice weather, you let it slip away. Father Jonathan Raia joins Chuck Neff to discuss the importance of keeping a strong faith life during the summer months.   Caller Story – Shares how he takes his ...
  • The Inner Life June 12th – Fathers Day Fathers Day. What is your relationship with your father? Good? Or maybe not so good. What about your relationship with your heavenly father? Fr. Jim Kubicki joins the show to discuss the importance of a father.   Caller Story – Shares how his relationship with father affected his relationship in the future with his sons. Caller Story – ...
  • The Inner Life June 11th – Carrying Our Cross Carrying our cross. What does it mean to carry our cross daily and how do we know what our cross is? Father Wayne Watts joins Chuck Neff to help us understand how to carry our cross.   Caller Story – Her husband passed away recently, but she found someone to help her carry that cross. Caller Story – ...
  • The Inner Life June 10th – Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Warfare. What is spiritual warfare and how do we know when we are being attacked? And when we are attacked, what can we do to fight back? Father Sam Martin joins Chuck Neff to help prepare you for battle.   Caller Question – He is seen as the extremest in his family for wanting to filter ...
  • The Inner Life June 7th – Receive the Holy Spirit Receive the Holy Spirit. This weekend we hear the disciples receiving the Holy Spirit. What role does the Holy Spirit play in your faith life? Father Tom Wilson helps you discern.   Caller Story – Shares how her life has been changed by the Holy Spirit. Caller Story – Shares how she has grown in discernment because of ...
  • The Inner Life June 6th – Confession Confession. When was the last time you went to confession? How important is it for us to go to regular confession? Father Mark Baron joins the show today to give you insight on the importance of confession.   Caller Question – How do you deal with a sin that you are embarrassed about? Caller Story – Her and ...
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Go Ask Your Father

  • Go Ask Your Father June 19th – Is Marijuana Moral? Is the use of Marijuana moral? Does it all depend on legality? Msgr. Swetland gives you his thoughts.   Caller Question – If you use marijuana legally and in moderation, is that okay then? Caller Question – She is divorced and annulled. Her daughter is wondering if it is morally okay for her parents to date other people? Caller ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 18th – Government and Religion What role should government play in religion? Should government be allowed to tell you that you can’t wear a cross? Canada is now saying that and Msgr. gives you all the updates.   Caller Question – Does God need us? Caller Question – Why is there so much politics in Mass? Caller Question – Can Father explain Angels? Caller Question ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 17th – What is Your Anthropology? Do you know what your anthropology is? How do you find out what it is? Msgr. Swetland shares with you the importance of knowing your own anthropology.   Caller Question – Her great grandson is not baptized and the parents are refusing to baptize the child, what can she do? Caller Question – Her grandson was miscarried overseas, ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 14th – Climate Change Part 2 Yesterday, Msgr. discussed what Pope Francis had to say about climate change back in May. Today, Msgr. follows up on your emails and phone calls about the topic.   Caller Question – Can Msgr. explain the Mormon religion and what they believe? Caller Question – Why do St. Francis nuns run hospitals? Caller Comment – The number 1 pollutant ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 13th – Climate Change What does the Church say about climate change? Pope Francis recently addressed the issue of climate change at a United Nations meeting in May. Msgr. discusses what the Pope had to say about the issue.   Email Question – What does it mean to blaspheme the Holy Spirit? Email Question – How is it that Michael the Arch ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 12th – The Dignity of Life Yesterday the American Medical Association upheld the dignity of life by remaining opposed to assisted suicide. Msgr. fills you in on the details.   Caller Question – What happens to the souls of babies who are aborted or miscarried? Caller Question – When did God reveal that he was a Triune God? Caller Question – Does Mary know what ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 11th – The Ethics of Medicine Is it ethically required to use advanced medical procedures or medications that prolongs life? Msgr. gives you the answer.   Caller Question – Can she receive communion outside of daily Mass before she starts work? Caller Question – Can Msgr. give some advice on what she should do about her sick mother? Catechetical Corner – The Unity of the ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 10th – Pentecost Sunday Reading What reading did you hear yesterday at Pentecost Sunday Mass? What did the priest preach about during the Homily? Msgr. shares with you the readings he read as well as what he preached about during his own Homily.   Caller Question – He can no longer kneel during Mass, what can he do instead? Caller Question – What ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 7th – Is a Lie Always a Mortal Sin? Can a lie ever be a venial sin, or is it always a mortal sin? Msgr. gives you the answer.   Caller Question – Question about marriage and confession. Caller Question – She found a “healing priest”, who is asking for money in exchange for healing, is this okay? Caller Question – Can he attend a dinner that has ...
  • Go Ask Your Father June 6th – Canon 915 Do you know what Canon Law 915 says? It discusses the discipline regarding the denial of Holy Communion to those obstinately persevering in manifest grave sin. Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Illinois has used this law denying communion to Catholic leaders in Illinois who voted for the passing of the abortion bill in his state. Msgr. ...
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Fr. Simon Says

  • Father Simon Says June 19th – Tithing Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains tithing and its biblical roots and how Catholics should approach it in today’s world.   Caller Question – What does it mean when it says, “Those sins you bound on Earth are bound”? Caller Question – Can Father explain the significance of baptism? Caller Question – Is wondering about confession and forgiveness of ...
  • Father Simon Says June 18th – Church Collections Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains that the Church has had money collections from the time of Jesus   Caller Question – Her daughter has left the faith, what can she do? Caller Question – She only got halfway through her confession, and she was then given absolution. This doesn’t feel right to her. Caller Question – Has a ...
  • Father Simon Says June 17th – Are Catholic Decpetive? Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains  how after 2000 years, Catholics are treated as deceptive when we are simply trying to convey the truth to others through the Gospels.   Caller Question – Can Father recommend a book on the fathers of the church? Caller Question – Has a question about scripture saying that parents should sacrifice children. Word ...
  • Father Simon Says June 14th – Adultery Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains what it is meant by committing adultery in ones heart. It might not be exactly what you think it is.   Caller Comment – Wants to thank Father Simon and all Relevant Radio for all the work we have done. Caller Question – She fears that her daughter will not be in ...
  • Father Simon Says June 13th – The Kingdom of Heaven Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains what the Kingdom of Heaven actually refers to and means in scripture.   Caller Question – Can Father explain more about the Baltimore Catechism? Caller Question – What does the Glory Be mean when we say “world without end”? Caller Question – Can Father explain about the virgin Mary? Caller Question – Is purgatory ...
  • Father Simon Says June 12th – The Life and Death of Jesus Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains the life and death of Jesus and how it manifests in our mortal bodies.   Caller Question – She has never had an encounter with Jesus, can Father help? Caller Question – Is it a sin to charge interest on a loan given to a sibling? Caller Question – Can Father explain about ...
  • Father Simon Says June 11th – The Pentecostal Movement Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains The Pentecostal Movement and why its important and why we discuss it.   Caller Question – Asks about prayer after Easter Caller Question – If we all came from Adam and Eve, is that incest? Caller Question – Is a Christian and is wondering if father can explain what the Eucharist is. Word of ...
  • Father Simon Says June 10th – Adam and Eve Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains the story of Adam and Eve and how they blamed the snake instead of themselves, and how we as humans even today blame others instead of ourselves for our mistakes.   Caller Question – Why does the Pope have the authority to change the Our Father? Caller Question – What is the ...
  • Father Simon Says June 7th – Festus Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains who Festus was and the role he played in the time of Paul.   Caller Question – What did Jesus mean when he asked, “Peter, do you love me?” Word of the Day – Augustus Caller Question – Are eggs considered meat? Caller Question – How do you remain prayerful in an ungodly world?   http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/FSS/fss20190607.mp3Podcast: ...
  • Father Simon Says June 6th – The Original Seven Daily Bible Study- Fr. Simon explains who the original seven were and why they were so important.   Caller Question – If we are not allowed to scatter our ashes after death, why do we allow people to donate organs or allow relics to move around the world? Caller Question – In regards to abortion, why do Catholic ...
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The Drew Mariani Show

  • Married priests Hour 1 of 6-18-19 The Amazon Synod said they will discuss allowing priests to marry. Would this actually help the vocation crisis? Probably not at all. But would it end up happening in the US that priests are allowed to marry? Would this prevent priests from being able to fulfill their vocation if they are tied ...
  • Chaplet/ICE to begin rounding up and deporting illegal immigrants Hour 2 of 6-18-19 Pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy Fr. Thomas Betz gives perspective on the immigration debate. https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/mariani/DM20190618b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Democrats and abortion Hour 3 of 6-18-19 Maureen Mahoney talks about how the FCC says that telecoms can now block robocalls. Jeannie French is a pro-life Democrat. She shares her reasons for staying in the party, despite having extreme objections to abortion and the party’s ties to Planned Parenthood. Do you agree with where she stands? Do you think she ...
  • Iran says they will break the 2015 agreement Hour 1 of 6-17-19 Did you hear about the South American power outage? The AP reports that people in Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay were affected, due to problems with their power grid. Whether or not this was an intentional attack remains to be seen, as reported in this article. Is the US power grid at risk, ...
  • Chaplet/Witches Hour 2 of 6-17-19 Pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy with Drew! You are never alone, and you can call with your intentions at (888) 914-9149. Susan Brinkmann joins Drew to talk about how witches are becoming more and more prevalent in the world. In fact, they are even replacing counselors and pastors! We need to take ...
  • My Little Pony goes in for LGBT agenda for little kids Hour 3 of 6-17-19 Remember us talking about Arthur featuring an LGBT agenda last month? Now, a kids show on Discovery Family called My Little Pony will feature this agenda as well. Kids are being indoctrinated with this movement, and being convinced that marriage does not have to be only between a man and a woman. ...
  • The Divine Plan Hour 1 of 6-14-19 Dr. Paul Kengor has a new book called The Divine Plan. It talks about the incredible relationship between JPII and President Ronald Reagan. He also wrote a column lamenting how extreme the Democratic party has gotten on abortion, including a Catholic politician like Joe Biden. He is now in support of stripping ...
  • Chaplet/Divine Mercy miracles Hour 2 of 6-14-19 Pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy, and listen to a woman who calls in and says she can’t forgive herself for past infidelity. She tells Drew that no matter how much she tries to tell herself that she is forgiven, the shame haunts her. Lift this beautiful prayer of mercy up for ...
  • Fathers Day Rachel Campos-Duffy talks about how the media tries to make dads look silly, lazy, and useless. Homer Simpson, Peter Griffin, and so many dads on Disney shows don’t help the cause too much. But dads do matter; they matter in their kids’s spiritual lives, their emotional health, and their well being in general. Drew talks ...
  • Future possible saints? Hour 1 of 6-13-19 Jim Phillips gives you an update on the Gulf of Oman attacks. JD Flynn discusses the USCCB meeting update and what is being done to curb the abuse crisis. Sheila Liaugminas joins Drew to talk about the life of Father Tolton and his cause for canonization. Deacon Terry Saunders discusses the life and cause of ...
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A Closer Look

  • Challenges to Conscience, Religious Freedom, Increase; Courts & Cases 6.18.19 Peter Breen: Do extreme abortion laws in some states violate the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA)?; do citizens in those states have recourse to political/legal measures to challenge those laws?; what’s the latest on David Daleiden’s court battles with Planned Parenthood and judges with ties to them? Stephanie Taub: U.S. Supreme Court reverses Oregon’s decision ...
  • Catholic Educators, Politicians Who Back Abortion as ‘Right’ Ignore Pro-Life Voters’ 6.17.19 Fr. Wilson Miscamble: ‘American Priest’, conflicted legacy of Notre Dame’s Fr. Theodore Hesburgh; Land O’Lakes Statement as Catholic educators’ ‘declaration of independence’ from Church authorities, they wanted no Vatican interference; NY Gov. Mario Cuomo’s ND speech defending ‘personally opposed, but…’ position on abortion gave cover to Catholic politicians. Cardinal O’Connor saw the weakness of Cuomo’s ...
  • Greatest Good & Joy is Serving Others; How to Measure Success; Christians Building Culture 6.14.19 Luke Mickelson: ‘Sleep in Heavenly Peace’, organization that builds bunk beds for children and families in need; “No kid sleeps on the floor in my town”; serving others changes your life; “you want real joy, stop looking at yourself and see how you can help someone else” True joy:  when you stop thinking about yourself, ...
  • Bishops Address Church Reform; Witness Heroic Virtue in Venerable Augustus Tolton 6.13.19 Bishop Thomas Paprocki: Update from US Bishops conference; Pope Francis declares Fr. Augustus Tolton ‘Venerable’ on path to Sainthood; shrine to Tolton will be established in Quincy, IL, Bishop Paprocki’s diocese; what this means for the Church, people of God & today’s divided culture. Joyce Duriga: ‘Augustus Tolton: The Church is the True Liberator’; biography of ...
  • Fr. Robert Gahl, Catholic Church on Gender Ideology; Abortion 6.12.19 Fr. Robert Gahl: Vatican document ‘Man and Woman He Created Them’; “educational crisis” with challenges of gender theory, false anthropology, human identity as ‘choice’; gender ideology is a heresy that destabilizes the family; document gives us direction. Pope Francis has asserted that all must be bold in proclaiming male and female; gender ideology problem explained. Wendy Wiese: ...
  • Abortion Debate Gives Us Chance to Inform Public, Save Lives, Build Families 6.11.19 Kathryn Jean Lopez: What we’ve learned in the decades since Roe should change everything; how to work together with ‘pro-choice’ people to make abortion implausible; how Catholics in media best witness to grace, human dignity, & promote unity, common good. Lisa Wheeler: We’ve forgotten how to love; children aborted or in foster care aren’t unwanted, we ...
  • Protect & Exercise Religious Freedom; Catholics Are Rebuilding Culture 6.10.19 Dr. Thomas Farr, Religious Freedom Institute: Equality Act will harm religious freedom; protect religious freedom by exercising it, defending for others; Catholics in the crosshairs in the West and around the world; solution lies in fidelity to the truth.  The Act is not about securing equality, it’s about outlawing disagreement. John Meyer, Napa Institute: Ways to examine ...
  • Democrats Target Hyde Amendment; States Target Little Sisters of the Poor; News Wrapup 6.7.19 Cong. Marilyn Musgrave: Joe Biden reverses position on Hyde Amendment again, opposing it 48 hours after supporting it; most American’s don’t want taxpayer dollars to pay for abortion; longstanding, bipartisan Hyde Amendment being targeted by Democratic Party. Diana Verm: Little Sisters of the Poor being challenged in courts by 14 states, after winning at the Supreme ...
  • Bishop Paprocki Applies Canon Law to Pro-Abortion Lawmakers; Pro-Life Women Engage; Hyde Amendment Saves Lives 6.6.19 Bishop Thomas Paprocki: ‘Illinois Catholic lawmakers who promoted or voted for extreme abortion legislation are not to receive Communion’; Bishop’s decree cites Code of Canon Law; ‘hope and prayer is that lawmakers reconcile themselves to the Church’ One of the goals of this decree is to provide a clear statement of the church’s stance born out ...
  • Fr. Robert Spitzer, The Essence of Human Life 6.5.19 Fr. Robert Spitzer: New HHS announcement to halt use of stem cells from tissue of aborted babies in government research; unlimited abortion license defies reason, justice, human rights, conscience rights; science must have moral limits; the essence of human life and nature. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/ACL/ACL20190605.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
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St. Joseph's Workshop with Fr. Matthew Spencer

  • Violence in Art, Rejecting Tech, Ven. Matt Talbot, Desire conversion of Sinners 6.1819 Dark themes in art still give voice to universal desire for redemption. How much technology do we need to worship God? Venerable Matt Talbot: change through spiritual conversion. We love our enemies and pray for those who persecute us. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/spencer/MS20190618.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Block chain & Religion, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Scapular, Witness Can you use block-chain technology to create a religion? Spiritual but not religious. Religion requires an act of the will to turn toward God. Sacred Heart of Jesus: promises of grace (who among us doesn’t need?). What is a scapular? Can the scapular be carried, not worn? A surprise visitor challenges Father Matthew.   http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/spencer/MS20190617.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | ...
  • Obstacles & Spiritual Growth, Deep Fakes, Acedia, Father’s Day & St. Joseph 6.14.19 Pinpointing obstacles to growth in the spiritual life. Problems with precise technology; artificial intelligence, deception has existed since the beginning of time. Cultivating the virtue of joy to overcome acedia. Virtues of St. Joseph, relevant in our times. http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/spencer/MS20190614.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • Abuse Reforms, CA SB 360, Coaching, St. Anthony of Padua 6.13.19 Can the Catholic church eliminate child sexual abuse and grooming by eliminating youth ministries? California SB 360: the seal of confession is not intended for an evangelization goal — it’s for the mercy of God. People want to improve their lives, and will pay for it. St. Anthony of Padua: more than a finder of lost things! ...
  • News from the Nones, McMansions, Sensitivity to Sin, Confidence toward God 6.12.19 People who say they have no religion, “nones” express interest in vowed life as religious congregations facing dwindling numbers. Sizes of homes growing as sizes of families shrink. Happiness: how is it related to your perception of the material wealth of those around you vs. the relationships of those around you? When the visceral becomes personal. If ...
  • Scrupulosity, Uncertainty, Jonathan Morris, Occult vs Grace of Jesus, Little Sufferings 6.11.19   Scrupulosity: characterized by pathological guilt about moral or religious issues. Exposure and response prevention therapy: sitting with your fears. Jonathan Morris: leaving the priesthood. Occult, new age vs. Historical evidence, scriptural connections and rigorous thought, conversion of heart. Opportunities for conversion: can you use moments of little sufferings to grow in patience?   http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/spencer/MS20190611.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: ...
  • Loneliness & Warm Showers, Mary’s Yes, Declaration of Truths, Blinded by the Light 6.10.19 Loneliness: killing as many people as obesity & smoking. Is crisis of faith contributing to loneliness? Today is the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church: As much as Mary looks over us, she demonstrates her holiness by her “yes.” Do you want to see the Church change? Never forget the great responsibility ...
  • Pentecost, Gifts and Fruits of the Holy Spirit, ICD Codes & Burnout, Godzilla 6.7.19 Reflecting on the Holy Spirit in the days before Pentecost. Fruits from the Gifts of the Holy Spirit come from living in the Holy Spirit. The gifts are meant for your holiness, and for the holiness of the whole Church. Should human existence include stress? How can stress shape us in the spiritual life? Is Godzilla getting bigger? ...
  • Insomnia, Hope, Christianity in China, Sacred Heart of Jesus 6.6.19 Does “identifying” with something create stronger effect? Is “hope” a mind trick? Hope keeps us from vice – where do we put our trust in? With Christianity comes moral imperatives; change of life, organization. When Christ comes into the heart of a believer, boldness follows. June: celebration of The Sacred Heart of Jesus. Do you know how much ...
  • Robot blessings, Jeopardy, Old Town Road, Consecrated in the Truth 6.5.19 Tech and the Gospel: can robots deliver a valid blessing? Jeopardy: James Holzhauer’s style. Old town Road: viral video of elementary kids going wild for a song with questionable lyrics. Do we relinquish to the culture, our duty to be an authority figure to our children? Reflection on today’s Gospel: Jesus leaves us so that we might be ...
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The Miracle Hunter

  • The Miracle Hunter for June 16, 2019 Miracle News – Fulton sheen Relics to be Transferred to Peoria / Delegate appointed by Pope France to oversee pilgrims at Lourdes John Carpenter – Author, He is Alive! Science Finds Jesus. Eucharistic Miracles Trivia – In Acts Chapter 19 when a group of approximately a dozen men spoke in tongues in Ephesus as they received the ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for June 9, 2019 Miracle News – Relics of Fatima Saints stolen from Italian church; 17-year old Filipino boy declared ‘Servant of God’ Elizabeth Ficocelli, Author, Bleeding Hands, Weeping Stone. St Margaret Mary Alacoque/Apparitions of the Sacred Heart Trivia – Who is the saintly confessor of St. Margaret Mary? Question of the Week – Are all the incorruptibles really corrupt? 365 Days with ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for June 2, 2019 Miracle News – Dove Prevents Speeding Ticket; Smallest Baby to Ever Survive Jeni Stepanek – Mother of Mattie Stepanek. 13-Year-Old American Saint? Trivia – Who was the youngest non-martyr saint before the Fatima children? Question of the Week – If men are judging whether an apparition is authentic, couldn’t they be prone to error? 365 Days with Mary – ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for May 26, 2019 Miracle News – Filipino Government Declares Mary’s Birthday a national Holiday Deacon Steve Greco – Miracle Index Question of the Week – Which Pope changed the number of required canonization miracles to 2? Erin Von Uffel – Sister Marie de mandate Grancey http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/miraclehunter/MH20190526.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
  • The Miracle Hunter for May 19, 2019 Miracle News – Pope authorizes Medjugorje pilgrimages Marie Oates – Head of US Communications, Opus Dei. Beatification of Guadalupe Ortiz Trivia – The alleged Medjugorje apparitions began in 1981. What other apparition from 1981 has been approved as worthy of belief by the Catholic Church? Question of the Week – Why does the Catholic Church only take into ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for May 12, 2019 Miracle News – Courts rule that Venerable Fulton J. Sheen’s remains should be sent to Peoria, IL Marge Fenelon – Author, My Queen, My Mother: A Living Novena. Tips for making a great Marian pilgrimage Question of the Week – What is the largest church in the U.S. named for the Blessed Virgin Mary? Dome Karukoski – Director, ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for May 5, 2019 Miracle News – Various Items Saved from Notre Dame Cathedral Fire David Carollo, Executive Director, Blue Army of Fatima. Apparitions of the Blessed Mother Question of the Week – Also the title of a 1996 hit-song by Sublime, what is the Cuban religion that combines Catholicism with West-African spirituality? Maria Morera Johnson, Author, My Queen, My Mother: A Living ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for April 28, 2019 Miracle News – St George Antiochian Orthodox Church Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Weeping Icon Miracle Donna Marie Cooper O’Boyle, Divine Mercy – Encounter 52 weeks with Divine Mercy Question of the Week – What is the only other vision of Jesus Christ, besides Divine Mercy, that is celebrated with a feast day? Fr. John Broussard, Rector, National Shrine ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for April 21, 2019 Miracle News – Various items and vast interior saved from the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. New cause for canonization moves forward in Vermont. Barrie Schwortz – Photographer of the Shroud of Turin. Michael and Barrie discuss the Shroud. Was it a hoax? Question of the Week – What was the only U.S. university to participate in ...
  • The Miracle Hunter for April 14, 2019 Miracle News – Weeping statue of Mary reported in Fiji David Dionisi, Filmmaker “Akita and the Fatima Secret” – New Akita Miracle Question of the Week – Where is the Sudarium from? Sr. Margaret Petcavage – The incredible life of Mother Maria Kaupas http://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/miraclehunter/MH20190413.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
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