The Being Human Podcast (airing 7:06-7:40am EST) introduces Dr. Bryan Violette, and touches on how Fr. Benedict influenced Dr. Bryan, the value of joy in the spiritual life, what Fr. Benedict’s life teaches us about evangelization, the individuality of holiness, and holiness as a process and an ongoing journey.

During The Kyle Heiman Show (airing 7:46-7:47am EST), join Bishop Rhoades of the Fort Wayne-South Bend Diecese in praying the “Memorare”.

The Daily Mass Readings (airing 7:50-7:54am EST) for Tuesday, October 19, 2021 come from Romans 5:12, 15b, 17-19, 20b-21; Psalm 140; and Luke 12:35-38.

On The Pilgrim Soul (airing 8:00-8:46am EST), Sofia talks with Maggie Verhiley and Tierney Vrdolyak, new postulants with the Sisters of Life, about the charism of life. What makes life sacred, and how can we celebrate and uphold its dignity? What does spiritual motherhood have to do with it? And which mysteries of the life of the Blessed Virgin Mary show us the way forward?

Today’s episode of Abiding Together (airing 8:49-9:34am EST) is Part 3 of their 4-Part series on the identity of daughter. They discuss wounds from childhood – rejection, abandonment and a failure to feel safe – and the lasting effects these wounds can have in adult relationships; and about loving our younger selves with compassion, so that we can receive God’s unconditional love today.

On Ave Spotlight (airing 9:40-9:59am EST), Chenele talks with Daniel and Bethany Meola, cofounders of Life-Giving Wounds, a ministry for Catholic adult children of divorce that allows them to discuss their pain and experience Christ’s healing. The Meolas also share resources they offer, including online or in-person retreats, support groups, and more.

Jimmy Akin’s Mysterious World (airing 10:02-11:21am EST) explores the Biblical flood of the Old Testament. What does the scientific and historical evidence say about the Great Flood in Genesis? Jimmy Akin and Dom Bettinelli discuss whether there was a worldwide Flood, whether Noah was a historical person, and how we should understand the biblical passage on Noah, the Ark, and the Great Flood.

During The Word on Fire Show (airing 11:24-11:59am), Bishop Barron and Brandon discuss Pope Francis’ announcement that he plans to declare a new Doctor of the Church, St. Irenaeus of Lyon. Who was St. Irenaeus, what were his key ideas, and why do they still matter? And, what is a Doctor of the Church, and why should St. Irenaeus be declared one?

CNA Newsroom (airing 12:02-12:23pm EST) features Molly Burhans, a scientist and cartographer who is using high-tech maps and data to make the Catholic Church more sustainable and more effective in Her mission.

On this week’s Morning Jolt (airing 12:26-1:00pm EST), Sister Ignatia sits down with her dad to talk about his experience with alcoholism and how he was able to overcome it.