Teresa Tomeo, host of Catholic Connection, discusses social issues, media awareness, and interviews community leaders and newsmakers live. Teresa reports on news throughout the Catholic community and how we can make a difference.
The Evangelical Catholic
Josh Dart, lead consultant with The Evangelical Catholic encourages college students to stay connected with their Catholic faith. Rebecca Simmons, executive director of El Camino de San Antonio Missions provides information on the oldest functioning Cathedral in Texas and the only place outside Europe that pilgrims can officially begin walking the El Camino de Santiago.
Guests: Dr Ted Sri
Dr Ted Sri on his new book " When You Pray: A Clear Path to a Deeper Relationship with God" & Raymond Arroyo on “Merry & Bright” his Christmas album
Guests: Francesca Pellegrino & Kelly Salomon
Guest host Vanessa Denha Garmo speaks with Doug Keck for the latest on EWTN programming. Francesca Pellegrino talks about the Catholic Coalition for Special Education. Kelly Salomon promotes the Cardinal Newman Society’s Virtual College Fair.
Steve Ray on His Book "Genesis"
Steve Ray joins Teresa for the full hour to talk about his latest book, “Genesis: A Bible Study Guide and Commentary.”
Guest Joan Lewis & Andrea Picciotti-Bayer about
Guest host Vanessa Denha Garmo speaks with Andrea Picciotti-Bayer about the Conscience Project and their new video series on religious rights and freedom. Joan Lewis shares the latest news out of the Vatican.
Guests: Gary Michuta - Brian Burch
Guests: Gary Michuta, author of “The Gospel Truth” & Brian Burch from Catholic Vote on the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act
Spiritual Warfare and Divine Mercy - A Rosary Pilgrimage
Guest host Vanessa Denha Garmo talks with Fr. Ken Geraci, author of “Spiritual Warfare and Divine Mercy: The Weapon for Our Times” .then Fr. Paul Marich. He is a spokesperson for the Dominican Rosary Pilgrimage which takes place Saturday Sept 30th
Guest: Preston Becker
Preston Becker explains his work with the National Association of Catholic Chaplains. Also we are stewards of the earth, and we have a responsibility to care for it. Dr. Thomas Williams explains why he disagrees on Pope Francis condemning ‘extreme practices’ such as fracking & calling on nationals to “end the era of fossil fuel.”
Religious Freedom Cases
Robert Muise of American Freedom Law Center discussing religious freedom cases in the courts. Then Nick Reaves, a counsel at Becket Law Firm, talks Wisconsin Supreme Court to decide if serving the poor is religious
Movie- Mother Teresa & Me
Greg & Julie Alexander have some advice on improving communication in your marriage. Thierry Cagianut talks about the new movie: “Mother Teresa & Me.”
Guests: Fr. Tad Pacholczyk & Melissa Henson
Fr. Tad Pacholczyk, Senior Ethicist, National Catholic Bioethics Center on scientist creating synthetic embryos without human cells .... Melissa Henson, Vice President, Parents Television and Media Council - The PTC has developed a “Screen Time Safety and Cyber Kindness Contract” that families can print, review together, and sign. The PTC is also recommending families schedule device-free time together each week. Melissa can also talk about some of the ways Congress can help better protect kids while online, with passing the Kids Online Safety Act, the Children and Teens Online Privacy Protection Act, and others.
Guests: Dr. Edward Sri- Doug Keck
Doug Keck talks about upcoming EWTN programs. Dr. Edward Sri tells of his new book
Guests; Fr. Mitch Pacwa -Dr. Ray Guarendi
Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. joins Teresa for his weekly Cultural Connections segment. Dr. Ray Guarendi talks about the lingering effects of COVID lockdowns.
100 Questions and Answers
Paul Senz has written Church Councils: 100 Questions and Answers, a book that provides a practical and theological explanation of the 21 ecumenical councils in the Church’s history. Joan Lewis discusses all the latest Vatican news.
Route 60 Movie
Dr. Monica Miller Citizens for a Pro-Life Society Wants to talk about the Sept 9th National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children https://nationaldayofremembrance.org And also the convictions of the 5 pro-lifers for violating this FACT Act https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pro-life-activists-found-guilty-conspiracy-charges-2020-rescue-action-dc-clinic Monica was in court observing the trial for seven days. ..... Gail Buckley Barringer She’s the Catholic spokesperson for “Route 60: The Biblical Highway” (in theaters Sept 18 & 19) https://route60.movie
Restricting youth gender transitions
Joseph Vazquez with Media Research Center on Google’s election interference. Dr. Meg Meeker talks about Denmark restricting youth gender transitions. Why is America doing the opposite? Dawn Marie Beutner is the author of “The Leaven of the Saints,” which looks at the missions of saints to help us grow in knowledge and love of Christ.
Guests : Dr. Ingrid Skop - Doug Keck
EWTN’s Doug Keck gives us the latest news regarding special programming on the network. Teresa on the New York Times defending Oliver Anthony. Dr. Ingrid Skop responds to the American College of OB/GYN supporting abortion with no limits.
Mike Aquilina on Saint Athanasius
Mike Aquilina talks about the next two volumes from OSV’s Fathers of the Faith series. In it readers are introduced to Saint Athanasius and Saint John Chrysostom. Fr. Mitch Pacwa also joins in.
Joan Lewis on latest Vatican New
Steve Milioy - a paid advocate for Phillip Morris, ExxonMobil and a former coal company executive Joan Lewis - Vatican news
Guests: Dr. Meg Meeker and Steve Ray
Dr. Meg Meeker talks about Denmark restricting youth gender transitions. Why is America doing the opposite? Steve Ray teaches on St. John the Baptist.
Guests: John Bursch , William Haun and Gail Buckley
John Bursch on the story of a Catholic parish in Michigan challenging a law that would control who it hires. William Haun talks about a judge not allowing Maryland parents to opt-out of LGBTQ books. Gail Buckley has our Bible verse.
Doug Keck on EWTN Family Celebration
Guest Doug Keck , President & COO of EWTN talks about what to expect at this weekend's Family Celebration. Immaculée Ilibagiza shares about the Good News Conference.
Guest Fr. Mitch Pacwa
Fr. Mitch Pacwa joins the show to talk about the court victory of a Lansing Michigan farmer who wanted to practice his Catholic faith. Also the The Cardinal Newman Society shares how to keep your college kids
Guest:s Alex Schadenberg and Kevin Bagatta
Guest include Alex Schadenberg - Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition & Kevin Bagatta the CEO of Real Alternatives- a Pennsylvania nonprofit Real Alternatives offering a program that provides services to new and expectant mothers who are in need of extra support. Plus Joan Lewis gives an update on Vatican news.
Guests: Fr. Dwight Longenecker and Grace Emily Stark
Fr. Dwight Longenecker - There and Back Again: A Somewhat Religious Odyssey ..... Grace Emily Stark, Editor, Natural Womanhood make sure your daughter is prepared to handle relationships in school, and that it starts with knowledge and understanding of her dignity and worth—and an understanding of the science and purpose of her reproductive system—all of which we equip moms to share with their daughters in our Mothers of (Pre) Teens course.
EWTN Upcoming Programming
Doug Keck has all the news about upcoming EWTN programming. Brad & Libby DuPont share plans for the Good News Cruise 2024
Fr. Mitch Pacwa speaks on current issues of Catholic concern. Brian Burch, president of CatholicVote delves into the new rule which could force employers - even PRO - LIFE ones - to accommodate abortions.
Greg & Julie Alexander share news about their Marriage Community. Andrea Picciotti-Bayer, director of the Conscience Project and legal analyst for EWTN News and the National Catholic Register, discuss her recent though-provoking op-eds detailing current threats to parental rights as well as religious liberty.
August Marian feast days!
Katherine Bogner talks about her book, "Through the Year with Mary." and Fr. Mitch Pacwa discusses August Marian feast days. (This show is joined in progress)!
Abortion and the state of Maryland
Sr. Mary Ann Fatula discusses her book, "Wonder of the Mass and the Eucharist," a book that will take readers to the feet of the saints to ponder these Sacred Mysteries. Deborah Brocato, legislative consultant for Maryland Right to Life, explains what is going on in fight off the abortion push in that state.
What's new at EWTN?
Doug Keck has all the news about upcoming EWTN radio and television programming. Teresa also sits down with Lina Nealon, vice president and director of corporate advocacy for the National Center on Sexual Exploitation
The Becket Fund.
Fr. Mitch Pacwa speaks on current issues of Catholic concern. Will Haun, Senior Counsel at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, speaks about the foster system regarding the state of Massachusetts banning a faithful Catholic couple from fostering and adopting children in dire need of a family.
The Late Father Mark Beard
Bishop Michael Duca of Baton Rouge discusses the passing of popular priest Fr. Mark Beard. Joan Lewis gives us all the latest Vatican news.
Women in the New Evangelization
Catholic Connection with guest host Vanessa Denha Garmo. Today Vanessa speaks with Kelly Wahlquist about Women in the New Evangelization.
Mackinac Island in Michigan!
Teresa broadcasts live from the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island with Hallow app representative Kevin Cotter, Fr. Mike Schmitz and more!
Abortion extremism in Ohio
Doug Keck has all the news about upcoming EWTN programming. Naomi del Guidice, state director of Catholic Outreach, Vote Catholic Ohio, urges you to fight again abortion extremism which is on the ballot in Ohio.
The Good News Conference!
Jim Wahlberg, executive director of the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation, has exciting news about the Good News Conference coming in November! Joan Lewis gives you the latest Vatican news.
Cathy Shiffer from the Catholic Register drops by to chat with Teresa about the sacrament of marriage.
Joe Heschmeyer, staff apologist with Catholic Answers Live discusses his book, "The Eucharist is Really Jesus." Gail Buckley Barringer returns with the Bible verse of the week.
"The Sound of Freedom"
John Hale, President of Corporate Travel lets listeners in on details of the Good News Conference coming up this November. Barbara (Nicolosi) Harrington talks about the film "Sound of Freedom" and how Christians needs to talk about everything from our perspective.
Fr. Mitch Pacwa
Fr. Mitch Pacwa speaks on current issues of Catholic concern. Dr. Pia de Soleni shares her recent article regarding how pop culture seems to be leaning toward women getting OFF of birth control.
The EWTN Radio Family Celebration!
EWTN Radio digital media specialist Debbie Cowden shares news on the EWTN Family Celebration! Joan Lewis gives listeners all the latest Vatican news.
Dr. Meg Meeker
Dr. Meg Meeker delves into the recent report by the American Federation of Teachers which calls out social media platforms for undermining classroom learning. Michele Sagarina president of Cross Catholic Outreach, discusses their "Fight World Hunger" campaign.
In his book, "Loving God's Children," Paul Bursch explains what the Catholic Church teaches about the human person and why modern culture's embrace of "gender ideology: is not only wrong but terribly dangerous. Gail Buckley Barringer shares the Bible verse of the week.
Upcoming Events On EWTN Radio and Television
Doug Keck, President & COO of EWTN updates listeners on the upcoming happenings at the network. Anastasia Northrop Director, National Catholic Singles Conference, shares news about his upcoming event!
Fr. Mitch Pacwa
Fr. Mitch Pacwa addresses the White House's declaration that abortion is a "sacred obligation" of the military. Steve Ray celebrates the feast day of St. Elijah the Prophet.
Christy Wilkens and Jennifer Kirsch
Teresa welcomes Christy Wilkens and Jennifer Kirsch as they share ways the Church can welcome persons with disabilities. Joan Lewis provides listeners with all the latest Vatican News.
A New On-Line Theology Course!
Dr. Hathaway who teaches a course at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit, Michigan and is also an author and speaker. This morning she informs Teresa about a new on-line course from Sacred Heart available to you.
National Pro-Life Bridges Day!
Anthony DeStefano talks about his book, "30 Days to Your New Life: A Guide to Transforming Yourself from Head to Soul." Eric Scheidler Executive Director, Pro-Life Action League shares news of the July 21st National Pro-Life Bridges Day which will see pro-life banners being displayed on highway overpasses in cities and towns across the country reading, "Abortion takes a human life." Gail Buckley Barringer gives the Bible verse of the week.
We're Having a Fetus media campaign!
Doug Keck, President & COO of EWTN updates listeners on the upcoming happenings at the network. Kathleen Cooke, co-founder & vp of the Cooke media Group speaks about the "We're Having a Fetus" media campaign.
A New Gallup Poll!
Fr. Mitch Pawca speaks on recent findings released by Gallup that Americans' faith in the Church and public schools has reached an all-time low. Janet Durig, executive director of the Capitol Hill Pregnancy Center in Washington D.C. discusses the numerous violent attacks her center experienced the way wake of the overturn of Roe V. Wade.
Johnette Benkovic Williams
Johnette Benkovic Williams, Women of Grace founder & president shares the exciting news about her ministry: Women of Grace Celebrates 20 year Milestone: Transforming the World....One Woman at a Time! Get all the latest Vatican news from Joan Lewis.
The Effects of Birth Control on the Human Body.
Teresa talks about recent articles explaining the effects on birth control on the human body.
Gary Michuta's Book.
Gary Michuta shares his book, "The Gospel Truth: How We Can Know What Christ Taught." Gail Buckley Barringer offers the Bible verse of the week.
The Latest Supreme Court Victories
Erin Mersino, Chief of Supreme Court and Appellate Practice with the Thomas More Law Center, reviews the latest Supreme Court of the United States victories for free speech and religious freedom.
Fr. Mitch Pacwa
Fr. Mitch Pacwa looks at current happenings of concern to Catholics. Alejandro Monteverde, director of "Sound of Freedom", discusses the film as it debuts this week.
"It's Still A Baby" Campaign
Kathleen Cooke, the moving force behind the production of the new Focus on the Family campaign, "It's Still a Baby", talks about this powerful piece to expose the antiseptic scientific terms to dehumanize a child. Get all the latest news from Joan Lewis.
Teresa speaks with Kelly Marcum the founder and President of Gratia Plena Institute.
Books for Kids!
Teresa welcomes author Patti Armstrong to share two great books for kids, "Dear God I Don't Get It!" and "You Can't Be Serious!"
Fr. Mitch Pacwa returns to continue discussion on Pride month and abortion support in congress. The Rome Boys share more events for the Good News Cruise 2024!
Based on her book "Women Made New," Crystalina Evert shares the new video series from EWTN Online Learning for women which provides powerful reflections on adversity, transformation, and healing. Get all the latest Vatican news from Joan Lewis!
Writer and Speaker Penny McGuire Armstrong.
Teresa speaks with writer Speaker, Penny McGuire Armstrong. This program experienced technical difficulties.
A Well Produced "Pro-Life Ad.
"Fact Check Friday," A Pro-Life Ad that was produced by "Focus on the Family." The Family Research Council's latest report on the LGBT movement.
A Cause for Canonization!
Fr. Mitch Pacwa returns for a timely conversation on current events affecting the Church and Catholics around the world. Fr. Fred Jenga shares his vision for Holy Cross Family Ministries as their new president, his call to the priesthood and Fr. Patrick Peyton's cause for canonization and how to help Catholic families strengthen their faith, among other topics.
Kathleen Beckman shares her book, "Beautiful Holiness: A Spiritual Journey with Blessed Conchita to the Heart of Jesus." Joan Lewis offers all the latest Vatican news.
A New Children's Book!
Guest host Vanessa Dena Garmo welcomes Melissa Kirking author of a new children's book titled: "Jesus and Me: Talking to My Greatest Friend". This lays the foundation for a lifetime of prayer that children will love. Michael New gives analysis of the latest polls on abortion and pro-life issues.
Media Bias Against Conservatives!
Greg & Julie Alexander lead a marriage enrichment discussion. Tim Graham delves into media bias against conservatives. Gail Buckley Barringer offers the Bible verse of the week.
Where Have All The Fathers Gone?
Guest host Vanessa Denha Garmo speaks with Fr. Mitch Pacwa on the fatherhood crisis going on in he world and its fallout. Ave Maria University senior Sarah Roche, head of the university's "Campus Care" program, shares the important work they do and the fruits that come from it.
Covid - 19 Mistakes
Teresa welcomes Msgr. Charles Pope back to the show as they examine the mistakes that were made during the Covid-19pandemic and how we must not make them again. Joan Lewis informs listeners of all the latest Vatican news!
MLB Mocks Catholic Nuns!
Patti Armstrong shares a conversation she had with exorcist Msgr. John Esseff and his "turn the other cheek" advice to the controversial "award" being given by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a group to drag queens who mock Catholic nuns! Thomas More Law Center's Erin Mersino, chief of Supreme Court and and Appellate Practice, examines the Michigan's Supreme Court Proposal which would require all the state's judges to use a person's preferred pronouns and possible implications for the rest of the United States.
Dr. Andrew & Sarah Swafford
Teresa welcomes Dr. Andrew & Sarah Swafford to discuss their book, "Gift and Grit which inspires a deeper look at the healing, forgiveness, and transformation we so desperately desire not only in our own lives, but in all of our relationships as well. Randall Petrides offers his book, "How the Saints Shaped History."
The Inside Word at EWTN Radio and Television
Get the Inside Word at EWTN from the President and COO Doug Keck! Once abortion-minded, Maddie Martinez found strength and hope through the Embrace Grace network and his now a group coordinator at her local chapter.
The U.S. Spying on Christian Citizens!
Fr. Mitch Pacwa joins Teresa for his weekly visit. Dan Schneider, vice president of Media Research Center's Free Speech America shares findings of their recent study revealing that the Biden administration is using a Department of Homeland Security anti-terrorism grant program to target Americans with conservative and Christian beliefs.
In "Holy Habits from the Sacred Heart," Emily Jaminet, executive director of the Sacred Heart Enthronement Network, Identifies ten habits and virtues that come from the Sacred Heart and shows how you can practice these virtues in order to get closer to Jesus and strengthen the relationships that are most important to you. Joan Lewis returns to give this week's latest Vatican news.
A Roe v. Wade Update
Educator, author speaker and retreat leader, Alyssa Bormes talks with Teresa about what has happened in the year since Roe v Wade was over-turned. Fr. Mario Amore talks about evangelization and his new role leading the Archdiocese of Detroit's efforts.
Dame of Malta and veteran journalist Peggy Stanton shares the nearly 260 scripts making up the syndicated series of one-minute radio segments entitled "The Order of Malta Minute with the Catechism," from her new book, "The Order of Malta Minute with the Catechism: A Pocket Guide to the Catechism." Gail Buckley Barringer offers the Bible verse of the week.
The Inside Word a EWTN Radio and Television
EWTN President and COO Doug Keck has the Inside Word at EWTN radio and television. Tessa Longbons senior research associate with the Charlotte Lozier Institute looks at the hidden epidemic of abortions and what impact it has on the woman.
Fr. Mitch Pacwa
EWTN'S Fr. Mitch Pawca joins Teresa about the month of June and the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
The Latest Vatican News!
Kathryn Jean Lopez shares information on the webinar "No Child Left Behind; The Urgency of a Post-Dobbs Response to the Foster-Care Crisis!" Joan Lewis provides all the latest Vatican news.
Dr. Pia de Solenni
Maria Buzza, Assistant Director of Health Policy and Member Community for CMF CURO provides information about a Catholic webinar on community. Moral theologian Dr. Pia de Solenni and Teresa discuss the latest culture wars.
Despair is on the rise!
Reggie Littlejohn reacts to China now pressuring people into having children. Dr. Meg Meeker examines the frightening facts - despair is now significant among the young. Fr. Michael Schmitz chats about plans for the Good News Cruise 2024.
The Inside Word at EWTN Radio and Television
EWTN President and COO Doug Keck has the Inside Word at EWTN! Teresa sits down with author Katherine Bogner to talk abut her book, "Through the Year with Mary."
Fr. Mitch in Poland
Fr. mitch Pacwa reports on his pilgrimage from Poland as well as current news items.
Steve Ray discusses all things Pentecost. Joan Lewis delivers all the latest Vatican news.
Mental Health Awarness.
Dr. Meg Meeker discusses mental health awareness. Gary Zimick talks about his book, "When Your Days Are Dark, God Is Still Good: Biblical Advice to Help You Trust in Difficult Times."
Author Karlo Broussard shares his book "The New Relativism: Unmasking the Philosophy of Today's Woke Moralists." Reg Platt, coordinator for Project Joseph talks about the hope being offered by the Healing after Abortion ministry. Gail Buckley gives listeners the Bible verse of the week.
What Is China Up To Now?
EWTN President and COO Doug Keck has the Inside Word at EWTN! Reggie Littlejohn, founder and president of Women's Rights Without Frontiers, speaks on the China Family Planning Association's announcement of pilot programs aimed to promote marriage and child-bearing in an attempt to avoid the decreasing population.
Michael O. Kenney, president of the Pro-Life Partners Foundation discusses strategies to save more lives and accelerate the end of abortion in post-Roe America.
The Effects That Abortion as on Men!
Dr. Monica Miller discusses the new abortion impact study which exposes the long-term negative impact abortion has on men. Joan Lewis returns to share all the most recent Vatican news.
The Virgin Mary
Dr. Robert Fastiggi, author of, "Virgin, Mother, Queen: Encountering Mary in Time and Tradition", talks about May being the Month of Mary. Fr. Mike Schmitz brings more news of the Good News Cruise, 2024 and his Catechism in a year podcast.
Cary Solomon, producer, director and writer of the movie "Nefarious" talks about the film, it's making and its message. Fr. Charles Trullois of the Catholic Information Center discusses the upcoming May 20th Eucharistic procession on the streets of DC! Gail Buckley Barringer offers the Bible verse of the week.
EWTN President and COO Doug Keck has the latest news on upcoming programming. Dr. Pia de Solenni offers thoughts on spiritual motherhood.
Grace Emily Stark
Grace Emily Stark examines the FDA's forthcoming meeting on the progestine-only birth control pill they're considering making over-the-counter. Fr. Daniel Maria Klimek discusses the book, "For the Love of Mary." a treasury of magnificent truths and inspiring stories about the Blessed Virgin Mary and her great love for us which was written by a Hermit of Monte Corona.
Teresa welcomes Fr. Chris Seith, director of Spiritual Formation for the John Paul II Seminary in D.C. and author of "Rekindling Wonder: Touching Heaven in a Screen Saturated World."
Vocations for the priesthood drop in Europe
Kelly Wahlquist talks about using faith to form friendships and avoid loneliness. Fr. Peter Stravinskas looks at the serious drop in priestly vocations in Europe's largest diocese.