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Catholic Bioethics on Brain Death, Transplantation, Nutrition & Hydration, ACLU Lawsuits: Program #0647 for Monday, January 13, 2014

January 13, 2014

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Catholic Bioethics on Brain Death, Transplantation, Nutrition & Hydration, ACLU Lawsuits

Today’s topics: Catholic Bioethics on Brain Death, Transplantation, Nutrition & Hydration, ACLU Lawsuits Summary of today’s show: Our regular guest M.C. Sullivan returns to talk to Scot Landry and Michael Lavigne about medical and health issues in the headlines, including the Catholic response to cases of brain death; artificial nutrition and hydration; and legal pressure […]

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Person of the Year, Joy of evangelizing, Catholic health care, Trappistine solar power: Program #0635 for Thursday, December 12, 2013

December 12, 2013

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Person of the Year, Joy of evangelizing, Catholic health care, Trappistine solar power

Today’s topics: Person of the Year, Joy of evangelizing, Catholic health care, Trappistine solar power Summary of today’s show: Our usual Thursday panel of Scot Landry, Susan Abbott, Gregory Tracy, and Fr. Roger Landry look at the headlines of the week, including Pope Francis being named Time magazine’s Person of the Year; Pope Francis’ dream […]

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Bioethics News: Latest on the HHS mandate; Palliative Care; Advanced Care Planning: Program #0584 for Tuesday, September 24, 2013

September 24, 2013

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Today’s topics: Bioethics News: Latest on the HHS mandate; Palliative Care; Advanced Care Planning Summary of today’s show: M.C. Sullivan returns to discuss the latest bioethics and healthcare news from a Catholic perspective, including the continuing fight to stop the HHS mandate as part of the Affordable Care Act; the efforts to strengthen palliative care […]

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Program #0540 for Monday, July 8, 2013: Catholic bioethics

July 8, 2013

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Today’s topics: Catholic bioethics Summary of today’s show: MC Sullivan is a trained nurse, attorney, and bioethicist who works for a Catholic healthcare system in Massachusetts. She joins Scot Landry to give an overview of bioethics, and specifically Catholic bioethics; how she became a Catholic bioethicists; what her typical workday is like and the issues […]

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Program #0392 for Wednesday, October 10, 2012: Ryan Verret on Assisted Suicide and End of Life Issues

October 10, 2012

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Summary of today’s show: Massachusetts’ impending vote on physician-assisted suicide has national implications and that’s what has brought Ryan Verret from Louisiana Right to Life to the Commonwealth. Scot Landry and Fr. Matt Williams talk to Ryan about his background in healthcare and medical ethics; concerns about recent healthcare legislation; and the awful message that […]

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Program #0334 for Thursday, July 5, 2012: Fortnight4Freedom ends; Healthcare lawsuits; Vatican news

July 5, 2012

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Summary of today’s show: Scot Landry, Gregory Tracy, and Fr. Roger Landry discuss the news headlines of the week, and despite the holiday and the Pilot being on hiatus, it’s been a busy week. This week the Fortnight for Freedom ended with a Mass in Washington, DC, in which Archbishop Charles Chaput gave a remarkable […]

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Program #0231 for Tuesday, February 7, 2012: Obama Admin v. Religious Liberty

February 7, 2012

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Listen to the show: Subscribe for free in iTunes Today’s host(s): Scot Landry and Fr. Chris O’Connor Links from today’s show: USCCB Conscience Protection website Cardinal Se├ín’s letter on HHS ruling USCCB News Release: “White House misrepresents its own contraception mandate” “ObamaCare and religious freedom”, Cardinal-designate Timothy Dolan Today’s topics: The Obama administration’s assault on […]

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Program #0136 for Thursday, September 15, 2011: Fr. Frank Pavone; incardination; protecting priests; conscience rights; religious women’s jubilees

September 15, 2011

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Listen to the show: Subscribe for free in iTunes Today’s host(s): Scot Landry and Susan Abbott Today’s guest(s): Fr. Roger Landry, executive editor of The Anchor, the newspaper of the Fall River diocese; and Gregory Tracy, managing editor of The Pilot, the newspaper of the Boston archdiocese The Anchor The Pilot Some of the stories […]

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Program #0069 for Tuesday, June 14, 2011: Deacon Jim Greer

June 14, 2011

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[wdgpo_plusone]What is this? Listen to the show: Subscribe for free in iTunes Today’s host(s): Scot Landry and Fr. Chris O’Connor Today’s guest(s): Deacon Jim Greer, Director of Health Care Ministry and Director of Prison Ministry for the Archdiocese of Boston Health Care Ministry Prison Ministry “‘You are not forgotten’; Behind bars, a cardinal’s quiet prison […]

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