Hear about St. Jean Vianney and a prayer for parish priests, Pope Francis’ prayer intention for August and Servant of God Fr. Emil Kapaun’s award from South Korea, plus some ideas for how to show some appreciation for the priests at your parish.
In Saint Dymphna’s Playbook (airing 7:06-7:25am ET), Tommy talks about a bishop who had been open about his mental health and a promising study about video games and mental health, introduces listeners to Saint Andrew Dũng-Lạc, and answers listener questions about the Church’s role in the mental health world, how therapeutic modalities aren’t a one-size-fits-all approach, and how to help teenagers who are anxious on Sunday mornings at Mass.
In You Were Born for This (airing 7:30-7:46am ET), Fr. John and Mary discuss an exciting new project ACTS XXIX is creating to help as many people as possible be overwhelmed by the gospel.
In the readings for today (airing 7:51-7:56am ET), hear from Numbers 13, Psalm 106, and Matthew 15.
In Letters to Women (airing 7:56-8:28am ET), Emily Stimpson Chapman talks about her new book “Letters to Myself from the End of the World,” thoughts written to her younger self, equipping her for the challenges she’d face in a world where the Church is plagued by scandal, the culture is on the verge of collapse, and the we don’t even know what the word “normal” means anymore.
In Thinking Faith (airing 8:34-9:04am ET), Dcn. Eric Gurash breaks open the Book of the Acts of the Apostles, looking at its relation to the Gospel of Luke, who wrote it, and why, and taking a deep dive into a few major themes.
In The Gathering Place (airing 9:07-9:48am ET), Beth and Jenna talk with Michael Miller about how Jesus is the Someone worth radically following both personally and in community.
In Godsplaining (airing 9:53-10:26am ET), Fr. Patrick Briscoe and Fr. Joseph-Anthony Kress unpack why Catholic Churches are beautiful, and some of the important things inside of them.
In Pints with Jack (airing 10:30-11:14am ET), hear Andrew’s special appearance on “Art & Faith Conversations” with Libby John talking about C.S. Lewis.
In Poco a Poco (airing 11:18-12:12am ET), the friars talk about the compassion of God and how we can look to him as a model for being more compassionate in our own lives.
In Truth in Charity (airing 12:15-1:00pm ET), Bishop Kevin Rhoades breaks down what happens during Mass with the Perpetual Profession of Vows for the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration and reflects upon the important role those living a form of consecrated life have for the mission of the Church and the world.