Archive for September, 2013

September 30, 2013 – Nicole Shirilla, M.D., Her Work at Padre Pio’s Hospital

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Host Kathleen Beckman will dialogue with Dr. Nicole Shirilla about her medical work at Saint Padre Pio’s Hospital for the Relief of Suffering in San Giovanni, Italy.
They discuss the many special graces of St. Pio that abound for the sick and suffering. Nicole shares also about the hospital in Kentucky that is affiliated with Padre Pio’s Hospital
and how her Catholic faith impacts her medical career.

September 23, 2013 – Jere Palazzolo, Catholic Healthcare International

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Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Jere Palazzolo, President of Catholic Healthcare International Foundation founded to model the Saint (Padre) Pio of Pietrelcina Hospital. Jere. inspired by the “Work” and charism of St. Padre Pio, founded the non profit apostolate of Catholic Healthcare International Foundation with a formal collaboration agreement with the Vatican owned hospital in San Giovanni, “The Home for the Relief of Suffering” as a model of truly Catholic healthcare delivery in the USA. The impact of Padre Pio’s life will be discussed.

September 16, 2013 – Fr. James Kubicki, SJ, Apostleship of Prayer

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Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Fr. James Kubicki, National Director of the Apostleship of Prayer regarding the apostolate’s mission of intercessory prayer for the Pope’s intentions, their history and connection to St. Therese of Lisieux. Father Kubicki also shares about the importance of developing a discipline of prayer,and comments about the St. Ignatius way of morning offering, evening examen, and discernment.

September 9, 2013 – Angela Rizzo, Magnificat Eastern USA Representative

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Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Angela Rizzo on the subject of perseverance in faith, hope and love for the family. They discuss the power of intercessory prayer, especially how the prayers of a mother really work! Angela shares her personal testimony on how suffering can be endured for love of God. They share their experiences in Magnificat, A Ministry to Catholic Women.

September 2, 2013 – Marge Fenelon, Author of “Ten Marian Virtues for the Modern Mom”

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Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with acclaimed author, speaker, Marge Fenelon on her new book, Imitating Mary: Ten Marian Virtues for the Modern Mom (Ave Maria Press). They discuss how to deepen Marian spirituality and how a virtuous life blesses the family, Church and world. They also suggest ways honor the Church’s celebration of Mary’s Nativity on September 8th.