Francesca reviews Divine Mercy in My Soul chronicling daily entries in the Diary by St. Faustina Kowalska who Jesus revealed His plan to offer His Mercy to individuals and the world, through the Chaplet and Novena of Divine Mercy and establishing Divine Mercy Sunday on the Sunday after Easter. Why is this Mercy Devotion so important for our time and all time? Call in to discuss the Diary and your experience with the Mercy Devotion. Great graces flow from the Mercy Devotion.
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Francesca Franchina, MS Ed. speaks with Bonnie Borel and Mary Britt of Dayton’s 40 Days 4 Life and Dr. Brian Clowes, Director of Research and Training at Human Life International, (HLI) Co-Author of The Case Against Condoms with His Eminence Alfonso Cardinal Lopez. Dr. Clowes is the guest speaker for The Evening Vigil at The Abortuary on Stroop Rd. and will speak to Sinclair Students hosted by The Traditional Values Club at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio ; The Vineyard Church and Carroll High School about The Demographic of Abortion Worldwide; his numerous publications, research; articles; defense of human life, and much more!
Francesca Franchina, MS Ed. speaks with Father John Fletcher, CC currently serving as Priest Director of Radio Maria Ohio; Mary Pyper, President of Radio Maria USA; Mark Newman RM host of CrossRoads and Doug Schoeninger, Ph.D, Past President of the Association of Christian Therapists(www.actheals.org) about the annual celebration of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity announced by the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and the Commission of Faith and Order of the World Council of Churches, highlighting the ecumenical ministry of Father Duane Stenzel, OFM and his role in the beginnings of Radio Maria USA.
FRANCESCA FRANCHINA, MS Ed. talks with Sr. Celia Chua, MIC, STD of Montreal, Canada and Visiting Professor/ Faculty Member of the Pontifical International Marian Research Institute at the University of Dayton Marian Library about the Second Asia Oceania Mariological Conference, Mary and the New Evangelization: Perspectives for An Integral Human Development held September 8-12, 2011 in the Philippines at Liba, the site of the Marian Apparition Shrine of Our Lady of Grace in preparation for the 2012 Synod of Bishops to be held in Rome. Sr. Celia will discuss her presentation Mary, Woman of Gratuitousness for an Integral Human Development and the elements and challenges presented by Mary and The New Evangelization, and the connectors discussed in the conference that have a meaning for all of us.
FRANCESCA FRANCHINA, MS Ed. speaks with Heidi Bratton (www.heidibratton.com ) Catholic wife, mom of six, prolific author of faith filled parenting books, and fifteen (15) children’s books about being a writer in a family situation and tight time frame and her new book. Homegrown Faith: Nurturing Your Catholic Family is an insightful humorous book of weekly reflections that can be used as a personal assist or group discussion tool, about raising families filled with familiar situations and scriptures, to reveal unexpected sacramental riches even in chaotic hectic dilemmas published by Servant Books; St. Anthony Messenger Press (www.ServantBooks.org ) Link on to www.radiomaria.us to hear the program live and for the Encore airing Monday October 3 at 2:30 AM and 8:30 PM and pod cast on Radio Maria Francesca and Friends Program Archives . Music Break: God Has Made Us a Family. Francesca and Friends programs are available for your listening and personal or group study on the Radio Maria Archives of Francesca and Friends at www.radiomaria.us See the programming link on www.radiomaria.us for Encore times including Mondays at 2:00 AM and 8:30 PM. Radio Maria broadcasts in over 60 countries across the world and eleven radio stations in the USA in Louisiana, Texas, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Ohio, New York, and Illinois www.radiomaria.org
“Set Out Into the Deep!”
FRANCESCA FRANCHINA, MS Ed. speaks with Rosary Rally Founders Joe Beyerle and Bob O’Connor and organizer Don Coty about the Rosary held across the country and in our Archdiocese of Cincinnati in Dayton, OH on Sunday October 9th at The University of Dayton Arena; focusing on how the mission and vision of The Knights of Columbus meshes into outreach and Catholic social action for the New Evangelization promulgated by Blessed John Paul II and his directive (in the words of Jesus) to “Set Out Into the Deep.” Link on to www.radiomaria.us to hear the program live and for Francesca and Friends Program Archives .
WHAT IN THE WORLD IS GOING ON IN THE WORLDS OF WAR, PEACE, FORGIVENESS AND HEALING?
FRANCESCA FRANCHINA, MS Ed. speaks with Immaculee Ilibagiza, author, motivational speaker and the recipient of the 2007 Mahatma Gandhi Reconciliation and Peace Award about her experiences during the genocide in Rwanda, Africa; her books Left To Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust; Led by Faith:Rising From The Ashes of the Rwandan Genocide and Our Lady of Kibeho: Mary Speaks to The World from The Heart of Africa and the upcoming Freedom & Healing Through Forgiveness” Conference featuring Immaculee to be held Saturday October 15, 2011 in St. Leon, IN. (812-623-8007) hosted by Fr. Gregory Bramlage and the Word of God Prayer Ministry an outreach of Missionaries of the New Evangelization. www.healingthroughthepowerofjesuschrist.org Link on to www.radiomaria.us to hear the program live and for Francesca and Friends Program Archives .
FRANCESCA FRANCHINA, MS Ed. speaks with Kate Wicker, mom, author and health advocate about replacing what the media teaches us about how we should view our bodies with what God teaches us, raising healthy happy daughters relating to body image, eating disorders; temperance/food and more. Kate is a Catholic wife, mother of four, and author. When she’s not eradicating her home of hazardous waste, Kate serves as a senior writer and health columnist for Faith & Family magazine. She has written for numerous regional and national media, including Atlanta Parent, Catholic Exchange, CatholicMom.com, Catholic News Agency, Children’s Ministry Magazine, Crisis Magazine, Family Fun, Fathers For Good, Pregnancy, Pittsburgh Parent, and Woman’s Day. In addition, Kate is a regular voice on the Faith & Family LIVE! podcast.To learn more, please visit her web site at KateWicker.com.
Francesca Franchina talks with Dr.Scott Hahn, Catholic Scholar and Apologist, Professor at the Franciscan University of Steubenville, Founder/Director of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology; internationally known speaker, prolific writer, media personality; family man, conversion to Catholicism, and his speaking dates around the world including the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and Dayton Ohio September 7/8 in honor or Our Lady’s Birthday. See his web site for upcoming events: www.scotthahn.com