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Christine Watkins interviews Fr. John McDonald, director of Catholic education at the Roman Catholic Diocese of Birmingham, president of John Carroll Catholic High School, and associate pastor at Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church–ie. busy! Fr. John speaks of the immeasurable value of the inner life and how to cultivate it in both adults and in the youth. In April of 2005, while Fr. John was still in the seminary, he was called upon to read the second reading during the funeral mass of Pope John Paul II. It was at this moment when the whole world heard his special South Alabama accent.
Christine Watkins interviews a remarkable disciple of Christ, a woman whose surrender to God, even when going through tremendous trials, has always led her into a natural discernment of God’s will and a sense of peace not of this earth.
April 23, 2014 – Tips and resources for raising Catholic kids in a crazy culture – Margaret Keady Kalb
Christine Watkins interviews Margaret Keady Kalb, a woman with a whole bunch of children and a wonderful sense of humor, shares how we can help the youth walk in the light of the Lord through the twists and tunnels of today’s culture.
April 16, 2014 – The sacramental and unitive characteristics of the Church Christ can be found in the Bible – Fr. Jim Sullivan
Christine Watkins continues her interview with popular speaker, author, and Biblical scholar, Fr. Jim Sullivan regarding aspects of how “Bible Christianity” is Catholic Christianity. The early Church, as it develops in the Bible, is actually very Catholic, explains Fr. Sullivan.
Christine Watkins interviews Eileen Love, a writer and speaker, teacher and facilitator trainer at Endow (Educating on the Nature and Dignity of Women), an educational program of prayer and study for Catholic women. Eileen travels around the country speaking to groups about the “new feminism” of John Paul II and training women to lead their own Endow study groups, which are sweeping the nation. www.EndowGroups.org
Christine Watkins interviews Fr. Jim Sullivan, popular speaker, author, and Biblical scholar, who with humor, great insight and fascinating Biblical facts, tells us how the Catholic Church and its hierarchical foundations are found in the Bible.
Christine Watkins interviews Brenda Sharman, who was crowned Miss Georgia USA and pursued a career in scantily-clad modeling. Over time and after a conversion to Catholicism, she realized that she was working in an oversexualized fashion industry and needed to do something about it. She has been featured on several television shows, radio shows, and magazines, and started Pure Fashion to help girls and young women regain their dignity in Christ.
Christine Watkins interviews Dr. Kelly Bowring, author, speaker, and theologian, who speaks on the Catholic prophesies regarding the end times. In this interview, his second with What Next God? on Radio Maria, Dr. Bowring gives us great insight into authentic prophesies and apparitions concerning our immediate future and the world to come. See www.twoheartspress.com
March 05, 2014 – Haunting parallels between the abortion industry and the Nazi death camps—Brian Kemper
Christine Watkins interviews, Brian Kemper, who shares his amazing conversion story and his reflections on the haunting similarities between the abortion industry and the extermination camps in Nazi Germany. Formerly a rebel with some bad causes, Brian is now a passionate speaker in defense of the right to life and the Youth Outreach Director for Priests for Life. See: www.standtrue.com