Register Radio - 12/06/2019 - Bishop Malone Reigns- Advent Begins
Advent has begun, and as the parties, shopping, travel, and stress consume the next days and weeks, Catholics should stop and ask, how do I get the most out this blessed season? This week on Register Radio we talk to Claire Dwyer about her User’s Guide for Advent. Then, Bishop Richard Malone submitted his resignation as Bishop of Buffalo this week for his handling of the clergy sexual abuse crisis. Peter Jesserer Smith, Register staff reporter, gives us the details.
Register Radio - 11/22/2019 - Freed from Satanic possession
Solène Tadié talks about how one man was freed from Satanic possession & Joan Desmond shares news on the David Daleiden court case.
Register Radio - 11/14/2019 - USCCB Fall 2019
The Bishops of the United States met this week in Baltimore and elected a new president for their episcopal conference. It was a historic moment for US Catholics when Abp. Jose Gomez was chosen as the first Latino head of the body of US bishops. This week on Register Radio we catch up on what the bishops discussed and then we talk to the USCCB’s head of Integral Development Jonathan Reyes for an insider’s take.
Register Radio - 11/08/2019 - Dr. Scott Hahn- Eucharist in Scripture
This summer a Pew research study found that only 31 % of Catholics believe in the Real Presence. The National Catholic Register recently published a special section on the Eucharist, seeking to respond to help reignite belief in Jesus among us a time when Catholics greatly need to recapture a proper understanding of the Eucharist. Here on Register Radio we talk to Dr. Scott Hahn, who has written extensively on the Eucharist and recently released The Eucharist in Scripture, study guide and video series. It’s six lessons based on his three of books: “The Lamb’s Supper,” “The Fourth Cup,” and “Consuming the Word. ”
Register Radio - 10/31/2019 - Document on Married Priests
The Amazon Synod final document included paragraphs on the Female Deaconate, married priests and an Amazon rite. Edward Pentin discusses the final document and what happens next. Then we take up the theme of Married Priests with Register columnist Father Carter Griffin, who is rector of St. John Paul II Seminary in Washington, who has recently written the book: Why Celibacy?
Register Radio - 10/25/2019 - The Mass of the Americas -
With Washington in political chaos and the Vatican on the heels of the synod of bishops discussing evangelization in the Amazon region, there couldn’t be a more fitting time for Mass of the Americas to be celebrated by Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception November 16th. This week on Register Radio we find out what is so special about this mass at this moment when we speak with Archbishop Cordileone of the Archdiocese of San Francisco. Then we get an update from the Register’s National Correspondent Lauretta Brown on the conflict in Syria and how Christians and other minorities are faring there.
Register Radio - 10/18/2019 - Fr. Raymond DeSouza on Amazon Synod
Last Sunday bishops took a break from deliberations on the Amazon to celebrate news saints, among which is Saint John Henry Newman. Register Columnist Father Raymond DeSouza was there on and gives us his take on the synod and the saints. Then we take a look at the SCOTUS 2020 Fall Term with Register senior editor Joan Frawley Desmond.
Register Radio - 10/10/2019 - Amazon Synod Review
Rome is abuzz with the Pan-Amazonian Synod and the bishops from the Amazon region continue to discuss the pastoral needs of its millions of inhabitants. What have been the biggest surprises so far? We talk to Edward Pentin, Register Rome correspondent. And then we get a preview of this Sunday’s Canonization of Cardinal John Henry Newman.
Register Radio - 10/04/2019 - St. John Newman canonization
October 13, Pope Francis will declare Blessed John Henry Newman a new saint, along with four other remarkable new saints from around the world. The canonization of St. John Newman is a huge event not just for English Catholics but Catholic educators and writers defending the Faith with reason in an unreasonable age. This week on Register Radio we talk to Register contributor Kevin Turley and Patrick Reilly, head of the Cardinal Newman Society.
Register Radio - 09/28/2019 - Planned Parenthood in Hollywood
Planned Parenthood’s lobby power in Washington DC is well known, but what about its sway in Hollywood? This week Register correspondent Lauretta Brown talks of the abortion giant’s influence on Tinseltown. Then, Matthew Bunson and Jeanette De Melo catch up on the latest news from the Amazon synod to President Trump at the UN.
Register Radio - 09/20/2019 - Plans for a special synodal assembly?
New accusations of sexual misconduct have been made against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, and it did not take long for their credibility to be called into question. Has the political atmosphere grown even darker in Washington, DC? This week on Register Radio we talk to Register Senior Editor Joan Desmond for the latest. Plus, the German bishops are pushing ahead with their plan for a special synodal assembly that could transform the Church in Germany and even beyond. We get all the details from Edward Pentin, Register Rome correspondent.
Register Radio - 09/13/2019 - Pope France in Africa- Sex Abuse Buffalo
The diocese of Buffalo continues to be shaken by the sex abuse scandal and calls for its Bishop, Richard Malone to resign as shepherd. This week on Register Radio we talk to Register correspondent Lauretta Brown for the latest. Plus, Pope Francis finished his whirlwind trip to southern Africa after delivering a message of hope, peace, and reconciliation. We get all the details from Edward Pentin, Register Rome correspondent who was on the papal plane…
Register Radio - 09/06/2019 - ACI Africa- Melinda Gate and Conception
Pope Francis arrives in Africa with a message of hope, peace, and reconciliation. His trip comes just as ACI Africa – EWTN’s latest news agency – begins its work of bringing the Catholic news of Africa to the world. This week on Register Radio we talk to Alejandro Bermudez, executive director of the ACI/CNA group of news agencies. Plus, what did Melinda Gates get wrong about contraception? We find out from Register contributor Mary FioRito.
Register Radio - 08/30/2019 - Extermination of Down Syndrome Babies
The Church has always had great concern for the little ones among us, and today when babies with Down Syndrome are being singled out for extermination through abortion, that concern is even more important. This week on Register Radio we talk to Register correspondent Lauretta Brown about Catholic groups that help those with disabilities enter more fully into the sacraments. Plus, what are the hottest trending stories among Register readers? One story that caught our attention: Iceland Mourns the loss a glacier while Icelanders and others with Downs Syndrome become an endangered species. But there’s a lot more stay tune and we’ll talk to Alyssa Murphy, the Register’s Managing Editor of Digital Assets, for a roundup of hot headlines.
Register Radio - 08/23/2019 - Cardinal Pell abuse conviction appeal
This week a panel of Australian appellate judges rejected Cardinal George Pell’s appeal of the sexual abuse conviction that sent him to prison earlier this year. Now what happens next? For Register Radio this week we talk to Register Rome Correspondent Edward Pentin who has the news details and reactions from Down Under and from the Vatican. And then, what’s the latest from Hong Kong? And why did Planned Parenthood opt out of Title X federal funding? We find out in a news roundup.