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 - 09/19/2020 - (ENCORE) From Agnostic to Baptist to Catholic
Guest Dr. Ian Murphy, author of the newly published "Dying to Live: From Agnostic to Baptist to Catholic", shares his magnificent story. Originally aired 07/18/20.
The Good Fight - 09/12/2020 - Teaching TOB to Our Children / Catholic Education and Identity
Drs. Denise Donohue and Joan Kingsland will share how to teach St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body to our children. In Hour 2, Patrick Reilly, founder of the Cardinal Newman Society, discusses an ongoing scandal regarding Catholic identity.
The Good Fight - 09/05/2020 - (ENCORE) Hell: A Guide
Guest Anthony DeStefano discusses his new book "Hell: A Guide." Originally aired 06/27/20.
The Good Fight - 08/29/2020 - Fathers Lead Children to Christ
Barbara talks with Theresa Linden, author of award-winning Catholic teen fiction. In Hour 2, Tyler Rowley discusses his new book "Because of Our Fathers: Twenty-Three Catholics Tell How Their Fathers Led them to Christ."
The Good Fight - 08/22/2020 - Ethical COVID-19 Vaccines
The fearless Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler, TX and the Executive Director of the St Philip Institute, Dr. Stacy Trasancos, discuss the importance of morally produced COVID-19 vaccines and their new catechesis, The Way of Christ for Teens: "To Whom Shall We Go?"
The Good Fight - 08/15/2020 - Venerable Aloysius Schwartz
Guest Kevin Wells shares the story of Venerable Aloysius Schwartz, a 20th century priest who could be on his way to canonization. Support World Villages for Children, founded by Father Aloysius, at www.worldvillages.org/kevin/
The Good Fight - 08/08/2020 - The New Fatima Movie
The producers of the upcoming "Fatima" movie, Dick Lyles and Natasha Howe, discuss this amazing work of art to be released on August 28th! In the second hour, Paul Senz shares his new book "Fatima: 100 Questions and Answers on the Marian Apparitions."
The Good Fight - 08/01/2020 - Immortal Combat by Fr. Longenecker
Fr. Dwight Longenecker discusses his new book "Immortal Combat: Confronting The Heart Of Darkness." Fr. Dwight Longenecker shares with Barbara how self-sacrifice and contemplation of the Cross can bring victory over any evil, no matter how hidden or how grave.
The Good Fight - 07/25/2020 - Living the Lord's Prayer Everyday
Fr. Jeffrey Kirby discusses his new book "Thy Kingdom Come: Living the Lord's Prayer in Everyday Life."
The Good Fight - 07/18/2020 - From Agnostic to Baptist to Catholic
Guest Dr. Ian Murphy, author of the newly published "Dying to Live: From Agnostic to Baptist to Catholic", shares his magnificent story.
The Good Fight - 07/11/2020 - Secrets from Heaven- Fr. Walshe
Fr. Sebastian Walshe joins host Barbara McGuigan to discusses his new book "Secrets from Heaven." In the book the Parable of the Sowers, the Good Samaritan, the Prodigal Son, the woman caught in adultery—all these and more come alive in fresh ways, revealing significant details and nuances, scriptural/historical connections, and testaments to Christ’s rhetorical and pedagogical genius that you’ve never noted before.
The Good Fight - 07/04/2020 - America on Trial and Pursuing Freedom
Robert Reilly's discusses his new book "America on Trial: A Defense of the Founding" and then Thomas Wurtz returns to discuss his new book "Pursuing Freedom: Becoming the Man You Could Be."
The Good Fight - 06/27/2020 - Hell: A Guide
Guest Anthony DeStefano discusses his new book "Hell: A Guide."
The Good Fight - 06/20/2020 - Finding Your True Heart - Pt. III
Following the 11/09/19 and 03/07/20 episodes of The Good Fight, Jesuit Father Bill Watson returns to finish his conversation with Barbara about his book "True Heart: A Way to Selflessness." They discuss discuss healing wounds of the heart, spiritual discernment and combatting anti-gospel subcultures.
The Good Fight - 06/13/2020 - Great Fathers
In honor of Father’s Day – this weekend’s Good Fight will welcome two great fathers - NHL All-Star, Husband and Father of 6 John Scott who will share his journey to Catholicism, And Thomas Wurtz – Director of Varsity Catholic for FOCUS – husband and father of 5, who will discuss his new book Pursuing Freedom: Becoming the Man You Could Be.