Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Monsignor Richard Soseman regarding his vocation story, the joy of priesthood, advice for seminarians, his work for the cause of beatification of Archbishop Fulton Sheen, his book, Reflections from Rome: Practical Thoughts on Faith & Family (endorsed by Raymond Cardinal Burke), his work at the Congregation for the Clergy in Vatican City where he lives. Monsignor also dialogues about the Congregation for the Clergy’s initiative and booklet, Eucharistic Adoration for the Sanctification for Priests and Spiritual Maternity. They discuss Kathleen’s new book endorsed by Monsignor Soseman: Praying for Priests: A Mission for the New Evangelization and the launch of a new apostolate, “Foundation of Prayer for Priests” wherein they collaborate to magnify the initiative of the Congregation for the Clergy. They also present the history and mission of intercessory prayer for the interior renewal of priests for the New Evangelization.
Archive for June, 2014
Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Renee Bondi, Founder of Bondi Ministries, about her amazing personal testimony that includes a bizarre accident that shattered her spine and left her quadriplegic. Renee’s story is one of a woman of graced love, courage, and joy! Her story amazes audiences and speaks to the meaning and value of suffering united to Christ’s. Renee shares her anointed music on the program also–music that soothes the hearts of many.
Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Fr. George Zeck, Theresa Garry and Kathleen Braun, mothers of priest sons, on the importance of praying for priests for the New Evangelization. Theresa has gathered mothers of priests in Duluth Diocese, MN to advance spiritual motherhood. They share about their son’s call to the priesthood. Fr. George discusses how priests are supported by prayers and sacrifices. They dialogue about the Congregation for Clergy initiative for the interior renewal of priests, spiritual motherhood, and the launch of the new apostolate “Foundation of Prayer for Priests.”
Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with John Sacco, Manager of Communications for Magnificat Monthly Magazine regarding the impact of Magnificat for the formation of a deep liturgical prayer life. John shares how Magnificat began in France through the inspiration of Mr. Pierre Marie Dumont. They discuss how we long to experience Jesus Christ in prayer and that Magnificat aims to help readers encounter the Lord through the Church’s liturgical life, reflections and beauty. They also share about the impact of Magnificat on young people. John invites everyone to email for one free copy at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Host Kathleen Beckman dialogues with Kate Sweeney, Director of Programs for Endow (Educating on the Nature and Dignity of Women). Kate, a graduate of Franciscan University of Steubenville, shares her journey as a missionary worker with teen girls to her work with Endow, a Catholic study program for women. They discuss how Endow programs have enriched the lives of countless women by educating on the dignity and vocation of women.
Kate also shares how the Lord has called her to enter The Sisters of Life, a religious community of women founded for the protection and enhancement of the sacredness of every human life.