Hear about saints feasts coming up this weekend including Sts. Mark and Marcellian, Ven. Matt Talbot, and St. Michelina of Pesaro, plus a religious freedom ruling from SCOTUS and news from the USCCB annual spring meeting, and fathers whose parenthood helped them become saints (and some bonus dad saints here).
In St. Dymphna’s Playbook (airing 7:06-7:25am ET), Tommy talks about racial disparities in diagnosing mental health experiences, introduces listeners to Blessed Franz Jägerstätter, and answers listener questions about how to deal with a family member who won’t respect healthy boundaries, the effectiveness of intensive outpatient programs for anxiety, and how best to help a spouse who is living with an anxiety disorder.
In Catholic Bytes (airing 7:31-7:41am ET), Fr. Rich Miserendino and Fr. Conrad talk about how playing the saxophone can be a metaphor for spiritual life.
In the readings for today (airing 7:46-7:51am ET), hear from 2 Corinthians 11, Psalm 34, and Matthew 6.
In Catholic Games from the Kyle Heimann Show (airing 7:51-8:04am ET), Joel Stepanek has to identify aspects of humility by hearing it backwards.
In Godsplaining (airing 8:10-8:44am ET), Fr. Gregory Pine and Fr. Patrick Briscoe discuss salvation, how to obtain it, and who is able to receive it.
In They That Hope (airing 8:47-9:25am ET), Fr. Dave and Bob tell stories of courage and cowardice, discuss the importance of religious liberty, and reflect on what it means to be restored in Christ.
In Pints with Aquinas (airing 9:30-12:00pm ET), Mattie Harte talks about the current state of the Catholic Church in Ireland.