Power and Witness

Acts 1:8 says, "But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be my witnesses ... to the end of the earth." Join Father Mark Mary as he discusses the witness of faith through the power of the Holy Spirit in the world today.
2024-06-10
Sacramental Marriage, NFP, and more (Guest: Megan Murphy)
Megan Murphy carries the message of John Paul II’s Theology of the Body to dioceses through marriage preparation and natural family planning classes, and numerous youth and young adult programs and retreats. Megan resides with her husband of 20 years, Neal, in Dunmore, PA where she homeschools their four beautiful daughters.
2024-05-20
Teaching Children about Jesus in the Holy Eucharist (Guest: Jean Prather)
Jean Prather talks to Fr. Mark about Catholic Kids 101. See how it started and how it helps educate children on important matters of the faith in a fun and engaging way, especially a guided Eucharistic Holy Hour for children.
2024-05-15
Places of Grace (Guest: Fr. Edward Looney)
Fr. Mark talks to Fr. Edward Looney about his new book, "Places of Grace: My Visits to Shrines, Chapels, Graves, and Monasteries and the Graces I Received."
2024-05-08
Dating, Love, & Culture (Guest: Brendan McCauley)
Brendan McCauley is the President & Co-Founder of Humanum Project, writer, and international speaker for the Theology of the Body Institute. For the past six years, Brendan has been giving presentations to all ages on topics related to identity.
2024-03-25
The Feminine Genius (Guest: Kris McGregor)
Kris McGregor is the founder of DiscerningHearts.com, an online resource for the best in contemporary Catholic spirituality.
2024-03-13
Healing the Epidemic of Homlessness (Guest: Jess Echeverry)
Jess Echeverry is a women and family advocate, speaker, author and podcaster. She has survived parental divorce and alcoholism, as well as emotional, physical and sexual abuse. Her testimony includes dark times of physical and sexual violence, teenage pregnancy, years of homelessness, abortion, same sex attraction and two attempts at suicide.
2024-03-11
Providing Clean, Safe Water in Developing Countries (Guest: Jacob Niemeier)
Jacob Niemeier is the founder and executive director of Vera Aqua Vera Vita, an organization that works to bring life-giving clean water and sanitation solutions to those in need.
2024-03-05
Offering Shelter and Christ to the Needy (Guest: Bob Nowak)
Bob Nowak joins Fr. Mark, after filming an episode of Life on the Rock, to discuss his missionary work at Brother House and the Legion of Mary. The charitable organizations focus on offering shelter and Christ to the needy.
2024-02-29
Debunking the Top Gay Myths (Guest: Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse)
Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse is the founder of the Ruth Institute, an interfaith international coalition to defend the family and build a Civilization of Love. Dr. Morse was a campaign spokeswoman for California’s winning Proposition 8 campaign, defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman. She has authored or co-authored six books and spoken around the globe on marriage, family and human sexuality. She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Rochester and taught economics at Yale and George Mason Universities.
2024-02-26
Restoring Confidence in Marriage and Family Life (Gueszt: Monica & Renzo Ortega)
Renzo and Monica Ortega are Catholic ministry leaders, authors, speakers, and content creators. They host the popular marriage podcast, Two Become Family. Their online marriage apostolate, Two Become Family, has been featured in the National Catholic Register and their conversion story has been featured in the documentary St. Joseph: Our Spiritual Father. Renzo holds a MA in Theology from Holy Apostles College and Seminary. The Ortegas live in CT with their 5 children where they facilitate youth ministry and marriage prep ministry.
2024-02-20
Serving Impoverished Children & Single Parents in Ethiopia (Guest: Kim Zember)
Kim moved to Ethiopia when she was 23 years old and by God’s loving hand created Unforgotten Faces. UF is an organization dedicated to supporting impoverished children and single parents in Ethiopia for 17+ years!
2024-02-13
Are you a Child of Divorce? (Guest: Beth Sri)
Life Giving Sounds is a Catholic ministry to adult children or divorce or separation. They offer Christ-centered healing through retreats, support groups, community, spiritual formation, resources and more.
2024-02-07
Ministering to those with Same-Sex Attraction or Gender Dysphoria (Guest: Anna Carter)
Anna Carter is the co-founder and president of Eden Invitation, a Catholic ministry that seeks to provide community, accompaniment and resources for people who experience same-sex attraction or gender dysphoria and who want to follow Christ and Catholic Church teaching.
2024-02-01
Reflections on the March for Life and what lies ahead? (Guest: Jeanne Mancini)
Jeanne Mancini is the President of the March for Life Education and Defense Fund. In this capacity she proudly directs the small non-profit organization committed to restoring a culture of life in the United States, most notably through the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C.
2023-12-12
How did a Roman Execution turn into a Sacrifice? (Guest: Dr. Scott Hahn)
Dr. Scott Hahn joins Fr. Mark to talk about how important it is to focus on the sacred mysteries of our Faith particularly why the Eucharist is a sacrifice.