Talking about the "things that matter most" on Nov. 8
4:00 – The World as It Could Be: Catholic Social Thought for a New Generation
Providing insight and into the world's most pressing concerns--those of human dignity and rights, globalization, religious liberty and world peace--bestselling author and priest Fr. Thomas D. Williams adds his reassuring voice to the panoply of issues that engage Christians in the public sphere. Fr. Williams helps Catholics step back from today's controversies and understand Catholic teachings in a deeper way. Addressing the most heated debates ripped from national headlines and fervently discussed among Catholics--from abortion and capital punishment to global governance to the economy--Father Williams draws upon his years of teaching and research in this sophisticated yet accessible analysis of the moral dilemmas and political challenges that Catholics face every day.
5:00 – Priests and Religious Struggling with Addictions
Fr. Bill Regal is a parish priest in Windsor, Ontario and is an alumnus of Guest House, a treatment facility for clergy who are battling substance abuse. Fr. Regal is here to tell his story and discuss priests and religious who struggle with addiction.
5:40 - Cross Catholic International And Support of The Least Among Us
Ave Maria Radio has been partnering with Cross International Catholic Outreach over the last couple years in assisting with the devastation in Haiti following the earthquake which decimated much of the country. Jim Cavnar and Bill Fenton at Cross Catholic join us to look at how you can help the least among us in the long-term.