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  • The Catholic Current 5th Best Episode of its First Year!
    05:00 -06:00
    07-01-19

    Refuting Moral Relativism

    GUEST: 

    Dr. Peter Kreeft of Boston College

    Peter Kreeft, Ph.D., is a professor of philosophy at Boston College.  He loves his five grandchildren, four children, one wife, one cat, and one God.  His 75 books include:
    Handbook of Christian Apologetics
    Christianity for Modern Pagans
    Fundamentals of the Faith

     

     

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  • The Catholic Current 4th Best Episode of its First Year!
    05:00 -06:00
    07-02-19

    Politics and the Papacy

    GUEST: 

    George Neumayr, investigative journalist, author of “The Political Pope”

    George Neumayr, a contributing editor to The American Spectator, is author of the new book, The Political Pope: How Pope Francis Is Delighting the Liberal Left and Abandoning ConservativesHe is co-author of an earlier book, No Higher PowerObama’s War on Religious Freedom.

     

     

     

    Fr. McTeigue’s Reading List:

    – George Neumayr: “The Political Pope
    – George Neumayr: Neumayr on Twitter
    – TomWoodsTV: “Interview with George Neumayr
    – Lifesite News: “Interview with George Neumayr
    – Dr. Jared Staudt: The Holy Spirit Does Not Choose the Pope

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  • The Catholic Current 3rd Best Episode of its First Year!
    05:00 -06:00
    07-03-19

    Evaluating Rome’s Meeting on Child Protection

    GUEST:

    International child advocate attorney, Elizabeth Yore

    Elizabeth Yore is an Attorney and International Child Rights Advocate. She served as one of the members of the Heartland Institute delegation to protest the Vatican exclusion of all scientific opinions and reliance on population control experts. She served as Child Advocate and Special Counsel at the South African Leadership Academy for Girls. She was the General Counsel of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. She received her B.A. from Georgetown University and her J.D. from Loyola University Law School in Chicago.

     

     

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  • The Catholic Current 2nd Best Episode of its First Year!
    05:00 -06:00
    07-04-19

    Has the Church Lost the Culture War?

    Guest:

    Joseph Pearce of Saint Austin Review

    Joseph Pearce is Senior Contributor at The Imaginative Conservative. A native of England, Mr. Pearce is Director of Book Publishing at the Augustine Institute, editor of the St. Austin Review, editor of Faith & Culture, and series editor of the Ignatius Critical Editions. He is the author of numerous books, which include The Quest for ShakespeareTolkien: Man and MythThe Unmasking of Oscar WildeC. S. Lewis and The Catholic ChurchLiterary ConvertsWisdom and Innocence: A Life of G.K. ChestertonSolzhenitsyn: A Soul in Exile and Old Thunder: A Life of Hilaire Belloc.

     

     

     

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  • The Catholic Current Best Episode of its First Year!
    05:00 -06:00
    07-05-19

    Don’t Leave the Church—Lead It!

    GUESTS:

    Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse of the Ruth Institute

    Dr. Morse is the founder of the Ruth Institute, a global non-profit organization that defends the family at home and in the public square and equips others to do the same. She is passionate about equipping family advocates with the knowledge and confidence to defend the family at home and in the public square.

    She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Rochester and taught economics at Yale and George Mason Universities.

    Dr. Morse and her husband are parents of an adopted child, a birth child, a goddaughter and were foster parents for San Diego County to eight foster children. In 2015, Dr. Morse and her husband relocated to Lake Charles, Louisiana, where the work of the Ruth Institute continues.

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  • Encore Episode: (Dr. Peter Kreeft) The Truth about the Eucharist
    05:00 -06:00
    07-08-19

    Symbol or Substance? The Truth about the Eucharist

    GUEST:

    Dr. Peter Kreeft of Boston College

    Peter Kreeft, Ph.D., is a professor of philosophy at Boston College.  He loves his five grandchildren, four children, one wife, one cat, and one God.  His 75 books include:
    Handbook of Christian Apologetics
    Christianity for Modern Pagans
    Fundamentals of the Faith

     

     

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  • Encore Episode: (Phil Lawler) What’s Up with the Papacy?
    05:00 -06:00
    07-09-19

    What’s Up with the Papacy?

    GUEST:

    Journalist and Commentator, Phil Lawler

    Phil Lawler is the editor of Catholic World News (CWN), the first English-language Catholic news service operating on the internet, which he founded in 1995. CWN provides daily headline news coverage for the Catholic Culture site, where Phil Lawler also offers regular analysis and commentary.

     

     

     

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  • Encore Episode: (Maria Espinoza) The Truth about Immigration, Violence and Hate
    05:00 -06:00
    07-10-19

    The Truth about Immigration, Violence and Hate

    GUEST:

    Maria Espinoza of The Remembrance Project

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Encore Episode: (Stephen Brady) The Resurrection of the Roman Catholic Faithful
    05:00 -06:00
    07-11-19

    GUEST: 

    Stephen Brady, president & founder of The Roman Catholic Faithful, Inc.

    Stephen Brady is hoping to re-connect with an informant. He was a young man who contacted us in July, 2004 during the Lastiri investigation. He lived in the Fresno Diocese at the time. We will not divulge his name publicly in order do protect his privacy. To the informant from Stephen Brady: You told me about a priest you knew who adopted several boys and you gave me a few other details about your friendship with him. We want to contact you but are not sure where you’re located at present. Please contact confidential@rcf.org at your earliest convenience if you are this person.

     

     

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  • (Kay S. Hymowitz/Fr. Paul McDonald) Is There An Epidemic of Loneliness? / The Only Hope for the Amazon and the World
    05:00 -06:00
    07-12-19

    GUEST:

    Fr. Paul McDonald

    Fr. Paul McDonald was ordained in 1988 and is currently the pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Chippawa, Ontario, Canada, in the Diocese of St. Catharines in Ontario.

     

     

    Kay S. Hymowitz

    Kay S. Hymowitz is the William E. Simon Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor of City Journal. She writes extensively on childhood, family issues, poverty, and cultural change in America.

     

     

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  • Encore Presentation: (Fr. Donald Kloster) New Mass or Old Mass? What Difference Does It Make?
    05:00 -06:00
    07-15-19

    New Mass or Old Mass? What Difference Does It Make?

    Listen live at 5:00 PM Eastern Time!

    GUEST: 

    Fr. Donald Kloster

    A priest of the Diocese of Bridgeport, Connecticut, Fr. Donald Kloster is parochial vicar of St. Mary’s Church in Norwalk. Ordained in 1995, and also a Spanish speaker, Fr. Kloster has a great love for the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite (Traditional Latin Mass) which he offers, and also speaks about. He spent several years in Ecuador as a missionary, and graduated from Philadelphia’s St. Charles Borromeo Seminary as well as the University of Dallas, also studying at a Benedictine abbey in Switzerland.

     

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  • (Fr. Ladis Cizik) Garment of Grace: Our Sign, Privilege and Protection
    05:00 -06:00
    07-16-19

    GUEST:

    Fr. Ladis Cizik

    Fr. Ladis Cizik is a priest of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ordained in 1987, Fr. Cizik’s priesthood has been spent in spreading the Message of Fatima and devotion to St. Padre Pio. He has worked in parishes, as well as shrine and hospital chaplaincies, and led various pilgrimages. He began offering the Traditional Latin Mass in 2013, assists his local Latin Mass Community, and writes for various traditional Catholic publications.

     

     

     

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  • (Christopher Monckton) Reclaiming the Church Militant
    05:00 -06:00
    07-17-19

    GUEST:

    Lord Christopher Monckton

    Lord Christopher Moncktonis the third viscount of Brenchley. An Englishman born in 1952, Lord Monckton studied at Cambridge, and is a speaker, political advisor, writer and a hereditary peer. His articles can be found at the Lumen Fidei Institute.

     

     

     

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  • (Dr. Jennifer Nolan) Who Needs a Catholic Polytechnic University? We Do!
    05:00 -06:00
    07-18-19

    GUEST:

    Dr. Jennifer Nolan

    Dr. Jennifer Nolan is based in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Nolan received her Ph.D. from University of California, Irvine, in psychology. After teaching at UC Irvine and Loyola Marymount University, she co-founded a stroke and brain rehabilitation center, and is now working toward the foundation of a Catholic polytechnic university. A published author, you can contact Dr. Nolan at CatholicPolytechnic@gmail.com.

     

     

     

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  • (Jason Craig) “Stand Firm, Do Manfully” The Restoration of Catholic Manhood
    05:00 -06:00
    07-19-19

    GUEST:

    Jason Craig

    Jason Craig is an officer of Fraternus. He grew up in two homes. Along with his wife Katie, Jason is a convert to the Catholic Faith. They now live on St. Joseph’s Farm in rural North Carolina. He has a Master’s in Theology and Evangelization from the Augustine Institute. Besides his work at Fraternus, Craig is a published author and also senior editor of Those Catholic Men.

     

     

     

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  • (Carrie Lukas) Progressive Privilege – The Silencing of Conservative Voices
    05:00 -06:00
    07-22-19

    GUEST:

    Carrie Lukas

    Carrie Lukas is the president of the International Women’s Forum. Joining the IWF in 2003, she has also worked on Capitol Hill and at the Cato Institute. A graduate of Princeton University and Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, she is the author of several books, her most recent work is Checking Progressive Privilege. Carrie lives with her family in Virginia.

     

     

     

    Jim Havens

    Jim Havens is the host of the weekly radio program, Love Will End Abortion, which airs Tuesdays at 4:00 PM Eastern on the Station of the Cross!

     

     

     

     

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  • (Fr. Lawrence Lew, O.P.) Digital Fruits of Contemplation: Preaching through Photography
    05:00 -06:00
    07-23-19

    GUEST:

    Fr. Lawrence Lew, O.P.

    Father Lawrence Lew, O.P., is a friar of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). He is stationed at the English province’s Rosary Shrine in London. A convert to the Catholic Faith, Fr. Lawrence has lived in different countries. Entering the Dominican Order in 2005, he was ordained a priest in 2011. A “media missionary,” Fr. Lawrence became a photographer in 2000. He posts his photos on Flickr @paullew and Instagram @lawrenceop, tweets @LawrenceOP and blogs at Releasing the Arrow.

     

     

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  • (Dmitry Orlov) Surviving the Cultural Collapse
    05:00 -06:00
    07-24-19

    Listen live at 5:00 PM Eastern Time!

    GUEST:

    Dmitry Orlov

    Dmitry Orlov is a Russian-American author and engineer. Born in 1962, he has lived in both Russia and the United States, no stranger to cultural collapse. He has written numerous articles and several books including Reinventing Collapse, Collapse and the Good Life, and The Five Stages of Collapse: Survivors’ Toolkit. His articles may be found at Club Orlov.

     

     

     

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  • (Dr. Joseph Shaw) The Case for Liturgical Restoration
    05:00 -06:00
    07-25-19

    Listen live at 5:00 PM Eastern Time!

    GUEST:

    Dr. Joseph Shaw

    Dr. Joseph Shaw is a research fellow at St Benet’s Hall at Oxford University where he teaches philosophy and lectures. He helped found the Oxford University Gregorian Chant Society in 2006, and is its senior member. Since 2009 he has been the chairman of the Latin Mass Society of England and Wales. Dr. Shaw has recently edited The Case for Liturgical Restoration. He tweets @LMSChariman.

     

     

     

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  • (Brother Steven Bargo, O.Ss.S.) Lest We Forget: The Mysticism of Saint Bridget
    05:00 -06:00
    07-26-19

    Listen live at 5:00 PM Eastern Time!

    GUEST:

    Brother Steven Bargo, O.Ss.S.

    Brother Steven Bargo is a Brigittine monk of the Priory of Our Lady of Consolation in Amity, Oregon, the only male Brigittine community in the Church today. The contemplative monks, particularly dedicated to the Lord’s Passion, and to prayer for the Souls in Purgatory and the conversion of sinners, were re-founded in 1976 after disappearing from the Church over a century before, due to various persecutions. The monks support themselves through their confectionary, producing their famous fudge and truffles.

     

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