The Good Fight

What does it take to be a saint? Barbara McGuigan, her guests, and her listeners talk about saints…past present and future. Sainthood is not beyond reach for any of us!
The Good Fight - 07/03/2021 - Patrick O'Hearn: Parents of Saints
Host Barbara McGuigan welcomes author Patrick O'Hearn as they discuss his new book "Parents of the Saints: The Hidden Heroes Behind Our Favorite Saints." Discover the hidden heroes behind Sts. Faustina, Giana Molla, Josemaría Escrivá, Pope John Paul II, Maximilian Kolbe, Padre Pio, Thérèse, and countless others. Learn how over 100 parents formed their children into great saints by way of their virtuous lives, namely their seven hallmarks: sacramental life, surrender, sacrificial love, suffering, simplicity, solitude, and the sacredness of life. (FINAL show in this acclaimed series . )
The Good Fight - 06/26/2021 - ENCORE- Guests Fr. Kirby and Jerry and Debbie
ENCORE-In the first hour Moral theologian, Fr. Jeffrey Kirby, discusses the new CDF letter "Samaritanus bonus" on caring for those in critical and terminal phases of life In hour number 2 Take 2's Jerry and Debbie talk about their book " Trustful Surrender"
The Good Fight - 06/19/2021 - Prolife Pharmacists
Pharmacists Patrick McNerney & Mary and Dan Sutherland tell their stories and why they completely changed their pharmacy's to no longer selling contraceptives.
The Good Fight - 06/12/2021 - Fr. Walshe- Always a Catholic: How to Keep Your Kids in the Faith for Life
Fr. Sebastian Walshe joins host Barbara McGuigan to talk about his new book " Always a Catholic: How to Keep Your Kids in the Faith for Life—and Bring Them Back If They Have Strayed" In it Father says today’s world has a million ways to steal your kids’ souls. Don’t be afraid, he says because there’s good news that’s more powerful than the world’s temptations: God loves your children even more than you do, and he desires their salvation more than anything.
The Good Fight - 06/05/2021 - The Time Out Papers and Imitation of Mary
Author Sally Follett joins host Barbara McGuigan to talk about her book The TimeOut Papers. This book will teach children how to respond to life’s mistakes, how to grow their souls and receive awards for virtuous accomplishments. And then Fr. Quan Tran joins in hour 2 to discuss his book The Imitation of Mary: Keys to Growth in Virtue and Grace.
The Good Fight - 05/22/2021 - Imitation of Mary- Keys to Growth in Virtue and Grace
Fr. Quan Tran joins host Barbara McGuigan to discuss his book The Imitation of Mary: Keys to Growth in Virtue and Grace. In the book Fr. Tran shows you how to imitate the twelve essential qualities of Mary in order to unleash a flood of graces in your life. He explains that, like any gift, grace must be received, opened, and used.
The Good Fight - 05/15/2021 - Austin Ruse - UNDER SIEGE
Austin Ruse joins host Barbara McGuigan to discuss his book UNDER SIEGE
The Good Fight - 05/01/2021 - Secrets from Heaven
(ENCORE) Fr. Sebastian Walshe joins host Barbara McGuigan to discuss his book Secrets from Heaven. Originally aired 07.11.20
The Good Fight - 04/24/2021 - 30 Days Unplugged
Fr. Darrin Merlino discusses his new book called "30 Days Unplugged: How a Catholic Priest Turned Off His iPhone and Took a Call from God!" Father takes us on his silent retreat to have an intimate relationship with Jesus Christ.
The Good Fight - 04/17/2021 - The Divine Mercy
Dr. Bryan Thatcher, Founder of the Eucharistic Apostles of Divine Mercy, discusses the beauty and power of the Divine Mercy devotion.
The Good Fight - 04/10/2021 - The Equality Act / Real Religion
Anne Hendershott discusses The Equality Act and how it will destroy the civil rights of women and all people of faith. In the second hour, Fr. Jeffrey Kirby is back to give us more Real Religion... not When Religion becomes sentiment, or self-help, or social activism.
The Good Fight - 03/27/2021 - Dr. Alan Moy and Fr. Jeffrey Kirby are Guests
Hour 1: HOST BARBARA MCGUIGAN talks with Dr. Alan Moy, the Founder of the John Paul II Medical Research Institute,as he share his work to develop an ethical COVID-19 vaccine that does not utilize any immoral cell lines in any phase of development or testing Hour2: Fr. Jeffrey Kirby returns to talk about his book Real Religion: How to Avoid False Faith and Worship God in Spirit and Truth.
The Good Fight - 03/20/2021 - (ENCORE) Warrior Women Who Won the Battle for Souls
Julie Onderko discusses her book "Holy Handmaids of the Lord: Women Saints Who Won the Battle for Souls"
The Good Fight - 03/13/2021 - The Politics of Envy / Worthy of Wearing
Steubenville Professor Anne Hendershott, author of "The Politics of Envy", will share how envy cannot be defeated by politics but by our heroic attitude. In the second hour, Nicole Caruso, author of "Worthy of Wearing", will bring out "the feminine genius" in all of us!
The Good Fight - 03/06/2021 - Restless Heart / This Present Paradise
Kim Zember, author of "Restless Heart: My Struggle with Life and Sexuality", tells her story of transformation. In the second hour, Claire Dwyer, author of This Present Paradise will share A Spiritual Journey with St. Elizabeth of the Trinity to unlock the mystery of our own interior life.