Today’s topics: Cardinal Seán and George Weigel on Pope Francis’ Interview; 12 Deacons Ordained;
Summary of today’s show: Our usual Thursday panel considers the headlines of the week, including the ordination of 12 men to the diaconate at Holy Cross Cathedral; Cardinal Seán’s recommendation of George Weigel’s analysis of Pope Francis’ latest interview with Jesuit magazines; and the upcoming meeting of 8 cardinals, including Cardinal Seán, to advise Pope Francis on curia reform. Meanwhile, the WQOM Fall Fund Drive continues by asking for the support of listeners to continue Catholic radio in Boston. Please pledge a gift of any size at http://www.wqom.org.
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Today’s host(s): Scot Landry and Susan Abbott
Today’s guest(s): Gregory Tracy, managing editor of the Pilot, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Boston, and Fr. Roger Landry, pastor of St. Bernadette Parish in Fall River
Links from today’s show:
- The Anchor
- The Pilot
- Some of the stories discussed on this show will be available on The Pilot’s and The Anchor’s websites on Friday morning. Please check those sites for the latest links.
- Cardinal Seán’s Blog on the Holy Father’s interview
- The Christ-Centered Pope, George Weigel, National Review
- “Curia meeting seen as way to give pope more input from ‘entire church’”, CNS, 9/20/13