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  • Go Ask Your Father for August 20, 2018 Caller Question- Were the only two people born full of grace Mary and Jesus? Caller Question- Why does the Church near me only distribute Eucharist under the species of the Body ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 17, 2018 Email Question- what should I do about the sex ed that’s taught at my child’s school? Caller Question- what is the history of clerical celibacy? Caller Question- can godparents get married? Caller Question- ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 16, 2018 Msgr. Swetland talks about forgiveness. Caller Question- Can you forgive but not forget? Caller Question- Can you explain the Coronation of Mary? Does Mary grant us graces, or does God? Email Question- ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 15, 2018 Caller Question- I used to be in a lesbian “marriage,” but am not anymore. Can I receive Communion? Msgr. Swetland and Karen Moran pray a decade of the Rosary in reparation ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 14, 2018 Caller Story- My story of how I became a Third Order Secular Carmelite. Caller Question- Why do Catholics worship Mary? Caller Question- Do Roman Catholics believe that the dead are alive in ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 13, 2018 Caller Question- What is the difference between all of the terms used to describe God? Caller Question- If I am divorced but celibate, can I receive Communion? Caller Question- What is the ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 10, 2018 Msgr. Swetland tells the story of Bl. Franz Jagerstatter, and asks the audience to share stories of heroic persons in their life. Email Question- Is the Catholic Church selling out Catholics ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 9, 2018 Caller Question- My husband is sick. I am angry at him, myself, and God. Can you help me? Caller Question- Can I date a man who is a Freemason? Caller Question- What ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 8, 2018 Caller Question- Can a Catholic marry a non-Christian? What should I do if my godchild is going to do this? Caller Question- Is it okay to not believe in some Medieval ...
  • Go Ask Your Father for August 7, 2018 Msgr. Swetland asks the audience for the best spiritual advice they have ever received. Caller Comment- Best spiritual advice I’ve ever received was that I should trust God to forgive ...

Go Ask Your Father™ is your answer to the tough questions you have about faith and morals, doctrine and social teaching, and applying your beliefs to everyday life. You’ll be hard-pressed to find a question that host Monsignor Stuart Swetland, Relevant Radio® Chief Religion Correspondent, can’t answer. If you have a question about the Faith, why not Go Ask Your Father?

About Msgr. Swetland

Msgr. Stuart W. Swetland, S.T.D., is a convert to the Catholic Faith and was ordained a priest in 1991 for the Diocese of Peoria. He received his undergraduate degree in Physics from the United States Naval Academy. He is a Rhodes Scholar and holds a B.A. and M.A. from Oxford, a M.Div. and M.A. from Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, and his S.T.L. and S.T.D. from the Pontifical Lateran University.

He currently serves as the seventh President of Donnelly College in Kansas City, KS, where he is also Professor of Leadership and Christian Ethics. Previously, he served as Vice President for Catholic Identity and Mission and held the Archbishop Flynn Chair of Christian Ethics at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, MD. Msgr. Swetland was named a Prelate of Honor in 2000 by Saint John Paul II and is a Knight Commander for the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchure and a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus.

Msgr. Swetland serves as the Chief Religion Correspondent for the Relevant Radio® network and is the host of Go Ask Your FatherTM on Relevant Radio.

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