Archive | June, 2013

Program #0536 for Friday, June 28, 2013: Ugandan Catholics in Boston and Africa

June 28, 2013

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Today’s topics: Ugandan Catholics in Boston and Uganda Summary of today’s show: The community of native Ugandans living in the Boston area is said to be the third largest after Uganda and London and most of them are living in and around Waltham. Scot Landry and Fr. Mark O’Connell welcome Fr. Michael Nolan, Pastor of […]

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Program #0535 for Thursday, June 27, 2013: News Headlines for Week of June 24

June 27, 2013

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Today’s topics: News headlines for Week of June 24 Summary of today’s show: Our Thursday panel of Scot Landry, Gregory Tracy, and Susan Abbott, minus Fr. Roger Landry who is leading a retreat for the Missionaries of Charity, considered the news headlines of the week, including the biggest news concerning the Supreme Court’s rulings on […]

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Program #0534 for Wednesday, June 26, 2013: Religious Liberty and the Fortnight for Freedom 2013

June 26, 2013

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Today’s topics: Religious Liberty and the Fortnight for Freedom Summary of today’s show: Cardinal Se├ín O’Malley marked the 2013 Fortnight for Freedom today with a special Mass at the Bethany Chapel of the Pastoral Center in Braintree. Scot Landry, Michael Lavigne, and Dom Bettinelli analyze and expand on the Cardinal’s homily in which he noted […]

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Program #0533 for Tuesday, June 25, 2013: StrangeNotions.com and Dialogue with Atheists

June 25, 2013

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Today’s topics: StrangeNotions.com and Dialogue with Atheists Summary of today’s show: Taking up the work of the New Evangelization, the new website StrangeNotions.com aims to be a place where Catholics and atheists can come together in charity to have a rational discussion about the great questions of life. Scot Landry and Fr. Chip Hines welcome […]

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Program #0532 for Monday, June 24, 2013: Knights of Malta and the annual pilgrimage to Lourdes

June 24, 2013

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Today’s topics: Knights of Malta and the annual Lourdes pilgrimage Summary of today’s show: Each year, the international order of the Knights of Malta make an annual pilgrimage to the Marian shrine of Lourdes, France, bringing with them thousands of people of all ages suffering from a variety of ailments, seeking spiritual and physical healing. […]

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Program #0531 for Friday, June 21, 2013: Beginning of Fortnight for Freedom

June 24, 2013

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Today’s topics: Beginning of Fortnight for Freedom Summary of today’s show: The 2nd Annual Fortnight for Freedom begins this evening and runs until Independence Day, July 4. During that time Catholics around the country will stand together in support of religious liberty, our first freedom. The Church hopes to draw attention to growing intrusions on […]

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Program #0530 for Thursday, June 20, 2013: News Headlines for the Week of June 17

June 24, 2013

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Today’s topics: News Headlines for Week of June 17 Summary of today’s show: Our regular Thursday panel including Scot Landry, Susan Abbott, Fr. Roger Landry and Gregory Tracy, discuss the news headlines of the week, including the Fortnight for Freedom, the US Senate special election in Massachusetts, the Apostolic Nuncio’s remarks at the Redemptoris Mater […]

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Program #0529 for Wednesday, June 19, 2013: Christian Appalachian Project for Boston-area Catholics

June 24, 2013

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Today’s topics: Christian Appalachian Project for Boston-area Catholics Summary of today’s show: The Christian Appalachian Project was founded by Fr. Ralph Beiting, a priest of the Diocese of Lexington, KY. It has worked for decades to serve people in need in Appalachia by providing physical, spiritual and emotional support through a wide variety of programs […]

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Program #0528 for Tuesday, June 18, 2013: Ecumenism as the Obligation of all Catholics

June 18, 2013

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Program Note: Posting of the podcast and daily website link to the audio of the show on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week will be delayed. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope to have them available as soon as possible after airing. Today’s topics: Ecumenism as the Obligation of all Catholics Summary […]

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Program #0527 for Monday, June 17, 2013: Entering Religious Life

June 17, 2013

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Today’s topics: Entering religious life Summary of today’s show: Karla Goncalves, who has worked in the Catholic Media secretariat of the Archdiocese of Boston, including The Good Catholic Life, for two years is leaving to pursue a new vocation. In September, she will enter the postulancy at Mount St. Mary’s Abbey in Wrentham, a cloistered […]

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