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September 13, 2018 – Fiorella Nash “The Abolition of Woman: How Radical Feminism is Betraying Women” and Father Erik Arnold “Share Christ: Inviting Others into Friendship with Jesus”

Ken talks with Fiorella Nash “The Abolition of Woman: How Radical Feminism is Betraying Women (Ignatius Press) and Father Erik Arnold “Share Christ: Inviting Others into Friendship with Jesus” (Our Sunday Visitor). Fiorella’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/The-Abolition-of-Woman-P3026.aspx and her Facebook page is: https://www.facebook.com/fiorella.nash Father Arnold’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/product/share-christ-inviting-others-into-friendship-with-jesus The website for Christ Life: https://christlife.org

September 6, 2018 – Laura Mary Phelps “Victorious Secret: Everyday Battles and How to Win Them” and W. L. Patenaude “A Printer’s Choice”

Ken talks with Laura Mary Phelps Victorious Secret: Everyday Battles and How to Win Them (Our Sunday Visitor) and Bill Patenaude A Printer’s Choice (Izzard Ink Publishing). Laura’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/product/victorious-secret-everyday-battles-and-how-to-win-them and her website is: http://www.lauramaryphelps.com/ Bill’s book is available at: https://www.amazon.com/Printers-Choice-W-L-Patenaude/dp/1642280062/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1536103427&sr=8-1&keywords=a+printers+choice To learn more about the novel: https://aprinterschoice.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/APrintersChoice/ Bill’s website is: https://catholicecology.net

August 30, 2018 – Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse “The Sexual State”

Ken talks with Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse “The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along” (TAN Books). Her book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/the-sexual-state-why-the-catholic-church-was-right-all-along.html#product_tabs_aboutauthor To learn more about Jennifer and the Ruth Institute: http://www.ruthinstitute.org

August 23, 2018 – Dr. Janet Smith “Why Humanae Vitae is Still Right” and Lindsay Schlegel “Don’t Forget to Say Thank You”

Ken talks with Dr. Janet Smith “Why Humanae Vitae is Still Right” (Ignatius Press) and Lindsay Schlegel “Don’t Forget to Say Thank You” (Ave Maria Press) Dr. Smith’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Why-Humanae-Vitae-Is-Still-Right-P3065.aspx and Lindsay’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-809-1/Dont-Forget-to-Say-Thank-You/ Dr. Smith’s website: http://www.janetesmith.org/ Lindsay’s website: http://www.lindsayschlegel.com

August 16, 2018 – Julia Marie Hogan “It’s OK to Start with You” & Dr. Paul Thigpen “Spiritual Warfare Bible”

August 16th Ken talks with Julia Marie Hogan “It’s OK to Start with You” (Our Sunday Visitor) and Dr. Paul Thigpen “Spiritual Warfare Bible” (St Benedict Press). Julia’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/product/it-s-ok-to-start-with-you and her website is: https://www.juliamariehogan.com/ Dr. Thigpen’s book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/spirtual-warfare-bible.html and he is on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/paul.thigpen.39

August 9, 2018 – Dr. David Anders “The Catholic Church Saved My Marriage”

August 9th Ken talks with Dr. David Anders “The Catholic Church Saved My Marriage” (EWTN Publishing/Sophia Institute Press). Dr. Anders’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/catholic-church-saved-my-marriage and http://www.ewtnreligiouscatalogue.com/Home+Page/BOOKS/EWTN+Publishing/THE+CATHOLIC+CHURCH+SAVED+MY+MARRIAGE.axd Dr. Anders’s website is: http://calvin2catholic.com/

August 2, 2018 – Dr. Scott Hahn “The Fourth Cup: Unveiling the Mystery of the Last Supper and the Cross” & Dr. Kevin Vost “The Catholic Guide to Loneliness”

Ken talks with Dr. Scott Hahn “The Fourth Cup: Unveiling the Mystery of the Last Supper and the Cross” (Image/Penguin Random House) and Dr. Kevin Vost “The Catholic Guide to Loneliness” (Sophia Institute Press). Dr. Hahn’s book is available at: https://www.amazon.com/Fourth-Cup-Unveiling-Mystery-Supper/dp/1524758795/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1532949251&sr=8-1&keywords=the+fourth+cup Dr. Vost’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/catholic-guide-to-loneliness Dr. Hahn’s websites: www.scotthahn.com and www.stpaulcenter.com Dr. Vost’s sites are: http://www.drvost.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/kevin.vost

July 26, 2018 – Father John Horgan “His Angels at Our Side: Understanding Their Power in Our Souls and the World”

Ken talks with Father John Horgan “His Angels at Our Side: Understanding Their Power in Our Souls and the World” (EWTN Publishing/Distributed by Sophia Institute Press)
Father John’s book is available from Sophia: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/his-angels-at-our-side or EWTN http://www.ewtnreligiouscatalogue.com/Home+Page/BOOKS/EWTN+Publishing/HIS+ANGELS+AT+OUR+SIDE.axd You can listen to Father John’s homilies at: https://www.catholiceducation.org/en/podcasts/father-john-horgan-s-homilies.html

July 19, 2018 – Christopher Carstens “A Devotional Journey into the Mass” & Dr. Benjamin Wiker “Saints vs. Scoundrels”

Ken talks with Christopher Carstens “A Devotional Journey into the Mass” (Sophia Institute Press) and Dr. Benjamin Wiker “Saints vs. Scoundrels” (EWTN Publishing/Sophia Institute Press). Christopher’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/devotional-journey-into-the-mass (note: you can also get 20 copies in bulk for $4/each! https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/devotional-journey-case-of-20-books ) The book’s summary guide is at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/docs/Devotional-Journey-Summary-Guide.pdf Dr. Wiker’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/saints-vs-scoundrels And his website is: http://www.benjaminwiker.com

July 12, 2018 – Robert Marshall “Reclaiming the Republic: How Christians and Other Conservatives Can Win Back America” & Carolyn Astfalk “Rightfully Ours” and “Secrets Visible & Invisible”

Ken talks with Robert Marshall “Reclaiming the Republic: How Christians and Other Conservatives Can Win Back America” (TAN Books) and Carolyn Astfalk “Rightfully Ours” (Full Quiver Publishing) and “Secrets Visible & Invisible”. Robert’s book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/reclaiming-the-republic-how-christians-and-other-conservatives-can-win-back-america.html Carolyn’s books can be purchased at: https://www.amazon.com/default/e/B015GNE6JG/?redirectedFromKindleDbs=true Carolyn’s website is: http://www.carolynastfalk.com/ The “Secrets” anthology is available at: https://www.amazon.com/Secrets-Visible-Invisible-Corinna-Turner-ebook/dp/B07F63ZN5Z Finally, visit https://www.catholicteenbooks.com/

July 5, 2018 – Paul George “Rethink Happiness: Dare To Embrace God and Experience True Joy” & Benjamin Lee Todd “Dad, If You Die, Would We Have To Tell People?: Conversations With My Kids”

July 5th Ken talks with Paul George “Rethink Happiness: Dare To Embrace God and Experience True Joy” (Ave Maria Press) and Benjamin Lee Todd “Dad, If You Die, Would We Have To Tell People?: Conversations With My Kids”. Paul’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-791-5/Rethink-Happiness/ To learn more about Paul: http://www.paulgeorge.la/ Ben’s book is available on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/Would-Have-Tell-People-Conversations/dp/1981092900/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1530375873&sr=8-1&keywords=Benjamin+Lee+Todd and you can follow him on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/Benjamin-Lee-Todd-Author-893656047472686/

June 28, 2018 – Troy Guy “Evangelical Catholic” & Dr. Leonard DeLorenzo “What Matters Most: Empowering Young Catholics for Life’s Big Decisions”

June 28th Ken talks with Troy Guy “Evangelical Catholic” (Leonine Publishers) and Leonard DeLorenzo “What Matters Most: Empowering Young Catholics for Life’s Big Decisions” (Ave Maria Press) To learn more about Troy and to purchase his book: http://discoverhischurch.com/ Leonard’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-807-5/What-Matters-Most/ Leonard’s site is: https://www.leonardjdelorenzo.com/

June 21, 2018 – Lisa Duffy “Mending the Heart: A Catholic Annulment Companion”

June 21st Ken talks with Lisa Duffy “Mending the Heart: A Catholic Annulment Companion” (Our Sunday Visitor) Lisa’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/product/mending-the-heart-a-catholic-annulment-companion Visit Lisa’s website: http://www.lisaduffy.com

June 14, 2018 – Steve Ray “Elijah and Elisha: Conscience of the Kingdom” & Rebecca Frech “Can We Be Friends?”

June 14th Ken talks with Steve Ray “Elijah and Elisha: Conscience of the Kingdom” (Ignatius Press) and Rebecca Frech “Can We Be Friends?” (Our Sunday Visitor) Steve’s DVD is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Footprints-of-God-Elijah-Elisha-P2899.aspx To learn more about the Foot Prints of God series: http://www.foghelp.com/ To follow Steve visit: https://www.catholicconvert.com/ Rebecca’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/product/can-we-be-friends To learn more about The Catholic Conspiracy website: http://www.catholicconspiracy.com/

June 7, 2018 – John O’Neill “The Fisherman’ Tomb: The True Story of the Vatican’ Secret Search” & Kaiser Johnson “Grit & Glory: Cross-Training Your Body and Soul”

Ken talks with John O’Neill “The Fisherman’ Tomb: The True Story of the Vatican’ Secret Search” and Kaiser Johnson “Grit & Glory: Cross-Training Your Body and Soul” (both books published by Our Sunday Visitor and are available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com)

May 24 2018 Matt Nelson “Just Whatever: How to Help the Spiritually Indifferent Find Beliefs that Really Matter”

Ken talks with Matt Nelson “Just Whatever: How to Help the Spiritually Indifferent Find Beliefs that Really Matter” (Catholic Answers Press). Matt’s book is available at: https://shop.catholic.com/just-whatever-how-to-help-the-spiritually-indifferent-find-beliefs-that-really-matter/  His website is: www.ReasonableCatholic.com

 

May 17 2018 Everett Fritz “The Art of Forming Young Disciples: Why Youth Ministries aren’t working and what to do about it”

Ken talks with Everett Fritz about “The Art of Forming Young Disciples: Why Youth Ministries aren’t working and what to do about it” (Sophia Institute Press) His book is available at:  https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/art-of-forming-young-disciples-the To learn more about Everett: http://everettfritz.com/ and  https://www.facebook.com/catholiceverettfritz/

 

May 10 2018

May 03 2018 Mary Beth Bonacci “We’re on a Mission from God” and “Real Love: Answers to Your Questions on Dating, Marriage and the Real Meaning of Sex”

Ken talks with Mary Beth Bonacci “We’re on a Mission from God” and “Real Love: Answers to Your Questions on Dating, Marriage and the Real Meaning of Sex” (both from Ignatius Press).  Her books are available at: https://www.ignatius.com/ To learn more about Mary Beth visit her blog at: https://www.catholicmatch.com/institute/author/mbbonacci/  and FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Mary-Beth-Bonacci-speaker-and-writer-114541325234308/

 

April 26 2018 Trent Horn “What the Saints Never Said: Pious Misquotes and the Subtle Heresies They Teach You” and Anthony Ryan (Ignatius Press) “Mary in the Bible and in Our Lives”, “Cause of Our Joy” and “The Woman” (DVD)

Ken talks with Trent Horn “What the Saints Never Said: Pious Misquotes and the Subtle Heresies They Teach You” (Catholic Answers Press) and Anthony Ryan (Ignatius Press) Mary in the Bible and in Our Lives by Father Wilfried Stinissen, Cause of Our Joy: Walking Day by Day with Our Lady by Mother Mary Francis and The Woman (DVD) Trent’s book is available at: https://shop.catholic.com/what-the-saints-never-said-pious-misquotes-and-the-subtle-heresies-they-teach-you/  Check out Trent’s website:  The two Ignatius books and DVD are available at: https://www.ignatius.com/

 

April 19 2018 Frank Fraser “Before I was Me” and Father Michael Schmitz “Made for Love: Same-Sex Attractions and the Catholic Church”

Ken talks with Frank Fraser “Before I was Me” (Sophia Institute Press) and Father Michael Schmitz “Made for Love: Same-Sex Attractions and the Catholic Church” (Ignatius Press/Augustine Institute) Frank’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/before-i-was-me Check out Frank’s art at: http://frankfraserart.com/   Father Schmitz’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Made-for-Love-P1693.aspx Visit Father Schmitz at: https://www.facebook.com/FatherSchmitz/

April 12 2018 Katie Prejean McGrady Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus

Ken talks with Katie Prejean McGrady Follow: Your Lifelong Adventure with Jesus (Ave Maria Press).  Katie’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-823-7/Follow/  Check out  Katie’s websites : https://katieprejean.com/ and http://www.curlyweds.com/

 

April 05 2018 Shaun McAfee “Reform Yourself!: How to Pray, Find Peace, and Grow in Faith with the Saints of the Counter-Reformation”

Ken talks with Shaun McAfee “Reform Yourself!: How to Pray, Find Peace, and Grow in Faith with the Saints of the Counter-Reformation (Catholic Answers Press).  Shaun’s book is available at: https://shop.catholic.com/reform-yourself-how-to-pray-find-peace-and-grow-in-faith-with-the-saints-of-the-counter-reformation/  Check out Shaun’s website: http://shaunmcafee.com/

 

March 29 2018 Dr. John R. Wood “The Light Entrusted to You: Keeping the Flame of Faith Alive”

Ken talks with Dr. John R. Wood “The Light Entrusted to You: Keeping the Flame of Faith Alive”

(Ignatius Press).  John’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/The-Light-Entrusted-to-You-P1476.aspx Check out Saints in the Making University: http://www.saintsinthemaking.com/

 

March 22 2018 Adam Blai “Hauntings, Possessions, and Exorcisms”

Ken talks with Adam Blai “Hauntings, Possessions, and Exorcisms” (Emmaus Road Publishing) Adam’s book is available at: https://stpaulcenter.com/search-results/?fwp_search_facet=blai&fwp_product_category=books

 

March 15 2018 Michael Greaney “Ten Battles Every Catholic Should Know”

Ken talks with Michael Greaney “Ten Battles Every Catholic Should Know” (TAN Books).  Michael’s book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/10-battles-that-every-catholic-should-know.html

March 08 2018 Rachel Marie Collins “Called by God: Discernment and Preparation for Religious Life”, Dr. Edward Sri “Into His Likeness: Be Transformed as a Disciple of Christ”, and Jason Collett “The Good News” newsletter

Ken talks with Rachel Marie Collins “Called by God: Discernment and Preparation for Religious Life”, Dr. Edward Sri “Into His Likeness: Be Transformed as a Disciple of Christ” (Ignatius Press/Augustine Institute) , and Jason Collett “The Good News” newsletter. Rachel’s book is available at: https://stpaulcenter.com/product/called-by-god-discernment-and-preparation-for-religious-life/ Dr. Sri’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Into-His-Likeness-P2861.aspx Visit Dr. Sri’s website: http://edwardsri.com/  Visit Jason Collett’s site (The Good News) at: http://thegoodnewsletter.org/

 

March 01 2018 Karl Keating “Booked for Life: The Bibliographic Memoir of an Accidental Apologist”

Ken talks with Karl Keating, the founder of Catholic Answers, about his new book “Booked for Life: The Bibliographic Memoir of an Accidental Apologist” (Catholic Answers Press) Karl’s book is available at: https://shop.catholic.com/booked-for-life-the-bibliographic-memoir-of-an-accidental-apologist/

February 22 2018 Dr. Michael Horne “The Tech Talk: Strategies for Families in a Digital World”

Ken talks with Dr. Michael Horne “The Tech Talk: Strategies for Families in a Digital World” (Our Sunday Visitor). Dr. Horne’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1789&ref=slider He writes a blog on parenting at www.theduckeffect.com

February 15 2018 Father Donald Haggerty “Conversion: Spiritual Insights into an Essential Encounter with God” and Father J. Augustine Wetta “Humility Rules: Saint Benedict’s 12-Step Guide to Genuine Self-Esteem”

Ken talks with Father Donald Haggerty “Conversion: Spiritual Insights into an Essential Encounter with God” and Father J. Augustine Wetta “Humility Rules: Saint Benedict’s 12-Step Guide to Genuine Self-Esteem”. Both books are published by Ignatius Press and available at www.ignatius.com Visit Father Wetta’s Facebook page (you will not be disappointed!): https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009232928758

February 08 2018

February 08 2018 John LaBarbara “Knowing God’s Love: 8 Essential Truths Every Catholic Should Know” and Susan Erschen “God’s Guide for Grandparents”

Ken talks with John LaBarbara “Knowing God’s Love: 8 Essential Truths Every Catholic Should Know” and Susan Erschen  “God’s Guide for Grandparents” John’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/knowing-gods-love To learn more about John: www.JohnLaBarbara.com  and www.PracticalCatholicism.com/services.html Susan’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1835

 

February 01 2018 Dr. Brian Engelland “Force for Good: The Catholic Guide to Business Integrity” and Father Charles Connor “Pioneer Priests and Makeshift Altars: A History of Catholicism in the Thirteen Colonies”

Ken talks with Dr. Brian Engelland “Force for Good: The Catholic Guide to Business Integrity” and Father Charles Connor “Pioneer Priests and Makeshift Altars: A History of Catholicism in the Thirteen Colonies” (both books published by EWTN Publishing/Sophia Institute Press) Dr. Engelland’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/force-for-good and Father Connor’s book: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/pioneer-priests-and-makeshift-altars

January 25 2017 Father William Slattery “Heroism and Genius: How Catholic Priests Helped Build – and Can Help Rebuild- Western Civilization” and Anthony Ryan “Theology for Beginners” by Frank Sheed, “Léonie Martin: A Difficult Life” by Marie Baudouin-Croix, “Go To Heaven: A Spiritual Road Map to Eternity” by Fulton Sheen

Ken talks with Father William Slattery “Heroism and Genius: How Catholic Priests Helped Build – and Can Help Rebuild- Western Civilization”, and Anthony Ryan talks about three classics from Ignatius Press:  Theology for Beginners by Frank Sheed, Léonie Martin by Baudouin-Croix, and Go to Heaven by Fulton Sheen. All of the books are available at: www.ignatius.com

 

November 16 2017 Gary Michuta “Why Catholic Bibles Are Bigger”

Ken talks with Gary Michuta “Why Catholic Bibles Are Bigger” (Catholic Answers Press). His book is available at: https://shop.catholic.com/why-catholic-bibles-are-bigger-revised-2nd-edition/   Visit Gary at: http://handsonapologetics.com/

December 28 2018 Art and Laraine Bennett “Tuned In: The Power of Pressing Pause and Listening”

Ken talks with Art and Laraine Bennett “Tuned In: The Power of Pressing Pause and Listening” (Our Sunday Visitor) The Bennett’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1809   Take the “listener online test” at: http://response.osv.com/TunedInQuiz

 

December 21 2017 Father Wade Menezes “The Four Last Things: A Catechetical Guide to Death, Judgement, Heaven, and Hell”

Ken talks with Father Wade Menezes “The Four Last Things: A Catechetical Guide to Death, Judgement, Heaven, and Hell”(EWTN Publishing distributed by Sophia Institute Press). Father Menezes’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/four-last-things To learn more about Father Menezes and The Fathers of Mercy: https://fathersofmercy.com/  https://www.facebook.com/FathersOfMercy

 

December 14 2017 Monica Hannan “Gift of Death: A Message of Comfort and Hope” and Charles Coulombe “A Catholic Quest for the Holy Grail”

Ken talks with Monica Hannan “Gift of Death: A Message of Comfort and Hope” (Semper Distinguit Publications)  and Charles Coulombe “A Catholic Quest for the Holy Grail” (TAN Books).  Monica’s book is available on Amazon.  To learn more about Monica: www.monicahannan.com  and www.linkedin.com/in/monica-hannan-89957827/ Charles’s book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/a-catholic-quest-for-the-holy-grail.html To learn more about Charles: https://www.facebook.com/charlesacoulombe?hc_ref=NEWSFEED&fref=nf

 

October 05 2017 Tommy Tighe “The Catholic Hipster Handbook: Rediscovering Cool Saints, Forgotten Prayers, and Other Weird but Sacred Stuff” and Mark Brumley “The Great Heresies”

Ken talks with Tommy Tighe “The Catholic Hipster Handbook: Rediscovering Cool Saints, Forgotten Prayers, and Other Weird but Sacred Stuff” (Ave Maria Press) and Mark Brumley “The Great Heresies” by Hilaire Belloc (Ignatius Press). Tommy’s book is available at:  https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-707-9/The-Catholic-Hipster-Handbook/ The Belloc book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/GRHE-P/the-great-heresies.aspx To learn more about Tommy and the book: http://thecatholichipster.blogspot.com/

 

September 28 2017 Derya Little “From Islam to Christ: One Woman’s Path Through the Riddles of God” and Matt Swaim “Catholic Puzzles, Word Games, and Brainteasers”

Ken talks with Derya Little “From Islam to Christ: One Woman’s Path Through the Riddles of God” (Ignatius Press) and Matt Swaim “Catholic Puzzles, Word Games, and Brainteasers” (Ave Maria Press) Derya’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/ISCH-P/from-islam-to-christ.aspx   Matt’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-549-1/Catholic-Puzzles-Word-Games-and-Brainteasers-Volume-1/  Follow Matt on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mattswaim

 

December 07 2017 Catherine Odell “Father Solanus Casey”

Ken talks with Catherine Odell “Father Solanus Casey” (Our Sunday Visitor). Catherine’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1929

November 30 2017 Father Dom Scotti “Galileo Revisited: The Galileo Affair in Context” and Michele Faehnle & Emily Jaminet “The Friendship Project”

Ken talks with Father Dom Scotti “Galileo Revisited: The Galileo Affair in Context” (Ignatius Press) and Michele Faehnle & Emily Jaminet “The Friendship Project”(Ave Maria Press). Fr. Scotti’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/GARE-P/galileo-revisited.aspx   Michele and Emily’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-761-3/The-Friendship-Project/   To learn more about the book, and to see the videos and other resources: https://www.thefriendshipprojectbook.com/  Also check their website: https://www.divinemercyformoms.com/

 

November 19 2017 Matthew Arnold “Confessions of a Traditional Catholic”

Ken talks with Matthew Arnold “Confessions of a Traditional Catholic” (Ignatius Press). His book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/CTCA-P/confessions-of-a-traditional-catholic.aspx   To learn more about Matthew and his various activities: http://www.matthewarnold.org/,  http://promultismedia.net/ and

 

November 02 2017 Karen Ullo “Cinder Allia”, “Jennifer the Damned”, and “Dappled Things” journal

Ken talks with Karen Ullo about “Cinder Allia”, “Jennifer the Damned” (Wiseblood Books) and “Dappled Things” journal. Her books are available on Amazon. To learn more about Karen visit: https://www.karenullo.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/karenulloauthor  To learn more about Dappled Things: http://dappledthings.org/

 

October 26 2017 Brandon Vogt “Why I Am Catholic (and you should be too)” and Brian Kennelly “Queen of Heaven: Mary’s Battle for Souls”

Ken talks with Brandon Vogt “Why I Am Catholic (and you should be too)” (Ave Maria Press) and Brian Kennelly “Queen of Heaven: Mary’s Battle for Souls” (TAN Books). Brandon’s book is available at:  https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-767-2/Why-I-Am-Catholic-and-You-Should-Be-Too/  To learn more about Brandon: https://brandonvogt.com/ and https://strangenotions.com/

Brian’s book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/queen-of-heaven-mary-s-battle-for-souls.html

October 19 2017 Roy Schoeman Kidnapped by the Vatican? : The Unpublished Memoirs of Edgardo Mortara and Greg Willits Tied in Knots: Finding Peace in Today’s World

Ken talks with Roy Schoeman Kidnapped by the Vatican?: The Unpublished Memoirs of Edgardo Mortara (Ignatius Press) and Greg Willits Tied in Knots: Finding Peace in Today’s World: Finding Peace in Today’s World (Our Sunday Visitor)  Kidnapped by the Vatican? is available at:  https://www.ignatius.com/Products/EMORT-P/kidnapped-by-the-vatican.aspx  Greg’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1840  Visit Roy’s website: http://salvationisfromthejews.com/   To learn more about Greg: www.gregandjennifer.com

October 12 2017 Steve Weidenkopf “The Real Story of Catholic History”

Ken talks with Steve Weidenkopf “The Real Story of Catholic History” (Catholic Answers Press)

Steve’s book is available at:  https://shop.catholic.com/the-real-story-of-catholic-history-answering-twenty-centuries-of-anti-catholic-myths/ Vist Steve at: www.ourcatholichistory.com and www.crusadesbook.com

 

October 12 2017 Steve Weidenkopf “The Real Story of Catholic History”

Ken talks with Steve Weidenkopf “The Real Story of Catholic History” (Catholic Answers Press)

Steve’s book is available at:  https://shop.catholic.com/the-real-story-of-catholic-history-answering-twenty-centuries-of-anti-catholic-myths/ Vist Steve at: www.ourcatholichistory.com and www.crusadesbook.com

 

 

September 14 2017 Robert Whaples “Pope Francis and the Caring Society” and Allan Wright “Jesus in the House: Gospel Reflections on Christ’s Presence in the Home”

Ken talks with Robert Whaples “Pope Francis and the Caring Society” (Independent Institute) and Allan Wright “Jesus in the House: Gospel Reflections on Christ’s Presence in the Home” (Franciscan Media) Mr. Whaples book is available at: http://www.independent.org/publications/books/summary.asp?id=125  To learn more about the Independent Institute: http://www.independent.org/ Mr. Wright’s book is available at:  https://shop.franciscanmedia.org/products/jesus-in-the-house-gospel-reflections-on-christs-presence-in-the-home   To learn more about Allan: www.allanwright.org and https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=allan%20f.%20wright

 

September 07 2017 Dr. Holly Ordway “From Atheism to Catholicism: Nine Converts Explain Their Journey Home”

Ken talks with Dr. Holly Ordway “From Atheism to Catholicism: Nine Converts Explain Their Journey Home” edited by Brandon McGinley (EWTN Publishing/Sophia Institute Press). The book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/from-atheism-to-catholicism To learn more about Holly: https://www.facebook.com/dr.ordway

 

August 17 2017 Sherry Weddell “Fruitful Discipleship: Living the Mission of Jesus in the Church and the World”

Ken talks with Sherry Weddell “Fruitful Discipleship: Living the Mission of Jesus in the Church and the World” (Our Sunday Visitor). The book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1734  To learn more about the Catherine of Siena Institute: http://www.siena.org/  Visit the Forming Intentional Disciples Forum on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/436537336408999/

August 10 2017 Dr. Carrie Gress “The Marian Option: God’s Solution to a Civilization in Crisis”

Ken talks with Dr. Carrie Gress “The Marian Option: God’s Solution to a Civilization in Crisis” (TAN Books). The book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/the-marian-option-god-s-solution-to-a-civilization-in-crisis.html To learn more about Carrie: http://www.carriegress.com/

August 03 2017 Bret Thoman “St Francis of Assisi: Passion, Poverty and the Man Who Transformed the Catholic Church” and “St Clare of Assisi: Light from the Cloister”

Ken talks with Bret Thoman “St Francis of Assisi: Passion, Poverty and the Man Who Transformed the Catholic Church” and “St Clare of Assisi: Light from the Cloister” (both books published by TAN Books) Saint Francis book, and interview with publisher Conor Gallagher,  is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/st-francis-of-assisi-passion-poverty-the-man-who-transformed-the-church.html  and Saint Clare book: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/st-clare-of-assisi-light-from-the-cloister.html  To learn more about Bret and his tours: http://www.stfrancispilgrimages.com/

 

July 27 2017 Joseph Bessette “By Man Shall His Blood Be Shed: A Catholic Defense of Capital Punishment” and Father Terrence Ehrman “Man of God: Lessons for young Men About Life, Sex, Friendship, Vocation, & Loving with the Heart of Christ”

Ken talks with Joseph Bessette “By Man Shall His Blood Be Shed: A Catholic Defense of Capital Punishment” (Ignatius Press) and Father Terrence Ehrman “Man of God: Lessons for young Men About Life, Sex, Friendship, Vocation, & Loving with the Heart of Christ” (Catholic Answers Press).  Joseph’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/MBS-P/by-man-shall-his-blood-be-shed.aspx  and Father Ehrman’s book is available at: http://shop.catholic.com/man-of-god-lessons-to-young-men-about-life-sex-friendship-vocation-and-loving-with-the-heart-of-christ.html

 

June 13 2017 Father Mitch Pacwa, S.J. “Saved: A Bible Study Guide for Catholics” and Timothy O’Malley “Bored Again Catholic: How the Mass Could Save Your Life”

Ken talks with Father Mitch Pacwa, S.J. “Saved: A Bible Study Guide for Catholics” and Timothy O’Malley “Bored Again Catholic: How the Mass Could Save Your Life” (both books published by Our Sunday Visitor)          Fr. Pacwa’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1784  and Tim’s book is available at: https://www.osvcatholicbookstore.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1807&ref=slider  To learn more about Fr Pacwa: www.fathermitchpacwa.org  Tim’s “Opening the Word” column weekly for OSV Newsweekly: https://www.osv.com/OSVNewsweekly/Perspectives/Columnists/Article/TabId/797/PID/13632/authorid/1532/Default.aspx?AuthorName=TimothyP.OMalley

 

June 06 2017 John Peterson “Father Brown and the Ten Commandments: Selected Mystery Stories by G. K. Chesterton” and Trent Horn “Why We’re Catholic: Our Reason for Faith, Hope, and Love”

Ken talks with John Peterson “Father Brown and the Ten Commandments: Selected Mystery Stories by G. K. Chesterton” (Ignatius Press) and Trent Horn “Why We’re Catholic: Our Reason for Faith, Hope, and Love”(Catholic Answers Press) John’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/FBTC-P/father-brown-and-the-ten-commandments.aspx  and Trent’s book is available at:  http://shop.catholic.com/books/apologetics/why-we-re-catholic-our-reasons-for-faith-hope-and-love.html To learn more about Trent: https://www.facebook.com/TrentHornCatholicApologist

 

June 22 2017 Father George Rutler “The Stories of Hymns: The History Behind 100 of Christianity’s Greatest Hymns” and Gretchen Crowe “Why the Rosary, Why Now?”

Ken talks with Father George Rutler “The Stories of Hymns: The History Behind 100 of Christianity’s Greatest Hymns” (EWTN Publishing) and Gretchen Crowe “Why the Rosary, Why Now?” (Our Sunday Visitor) Father Rutler’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/stories-of-hymns   and Gretchen’s book is available at: https://www.osv.com/Shop/Product?ProductCode=T1841 Follow her on Twitter @Gretchen OSV

 

June 15 2017 Father Hugh Dyer “Vision of Fatima”

Ken talks with Father Hugh Dyer about “Vision of Fatima” a book written by Father Thomas McGlynn (Sophia Institute Press).  The book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/vision-of-fatima

 

June 08 2017 Father Paul Scalia “That Nothing May be Lost: Reflection on Catholic Doctrine and Devotion” and Trent Horn “Why We’re Catholic: Our Reason for Faith, Hope, and Love”

Ken talks with Father Paul Scalia “That Nothing May be Lost: Reflection on Catholic Doctrine and Devotion” (Ignatius Press) and Trent Horn “Why We’re Catholic: Our Reason for Faith, Hope, and Love” (Catholic Answers Press). Father Scalia’s book is available at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/NML-P/that-nothing-may-be-lost.aspx  Trent’s book is available at:  http://shop.catholic.com/books/apologetics/why-we-re-catholic-our-reasons-for-faith-hope-and-love.html To learn more about Trent: https://www.facebook.com/TrentHornCatholicApologist

 

June 01 2017 Father Joseph Fessio “The Cardinal Müller Report: An Exclusive Interview on the State of the Church” & “The Power of Silence: Against the Dictatorship of Noise” and Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle “Our Lady’s Message to the Three Shepherd Children and the World”

Ken talks with Ignatius Press founder Father Joseph Fessio about two books: “The Cardinal Müller Report: An Exclusive Interview on the State of the Church” and “The Power of Silence: Against the Dictatorship of Noise” (both by Ignatius Press) Ken also talks with Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle about her book “Our Lady’s Message to the Three Shepherd Children and the World” (Sophia Institute Press). The Ignatius books are available at: https://www.ignatius.com/ Donna-Marie’s book is available at:  https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/our-ladys-message To learn more about Donna-Marie: www.donnacooperoboyle.com and www.feedingyourfamilyssoul.com

May 25 2017 Father Daniel Horan “God is Not Fair and Other Reasons for Gratitude” and Emily Stimpson Chapman “The Catholic Table: Finding Joy Where Food and Faith Meet”

Ken talks with Father Daniel Horan “God is Not Fair and Other Reason for Gratitude” (Franciscan Media) and Emily Stimpson Chapman “The Catholic Table: Finding Joy Where Food and Faith Meet”(Emmaus Road)  Father Horan’s book is available at https://shop.franciscanmedia.org/products/god-is-not-fair-and-other-reasons-for-gratitude   Father Horan’s website is https://danhoran.com and he blogs at https://datinggod.org/ Emily’s book is available at  http://www.emmausroad.org/The-Catholic-Table-Finding-Joy-Where-Food-and-Faith-Meet–P12352.aspx Follow Emily at https://thecatholictable.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/The-Catholic-Table-1497462757200800/

May 18 2017 Dr. John Acquaviva “Raising Kids with a Healthy Body Image: A Guide for Catholic Parents”

Ken talks with Dr. John Acquaviva “Raising Kids with a Healthy Body Image: A Guide for Catholic Parents” (Enroute Books & Media) John’s book is available at: http://enroutebooksandmedia.com/raising-kids/  John is also the cohost, with Ed Billick, of Faith and Sport on Radio Maria: https://radiomaria.us/faith-and-sport/

May 11 2017 Tim Muldoon “The Discerning Parent: An Ignatian Guide to Raising Your Teen”

Ken talks with Tim Muldoon “The Discerning Parent: An Ignatian Guide to Raising Your Teen” (Ave Maria Press) Tim’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-689-7/The-Discerning-Parent/  To learn more about Tim and his wife Sue: visit: https://timandsuemuldoon.com/  and   http://www.patheos.com/About-Patheos/Tim-Muldoon

 

May 04 2017 Eric Sammons “The Old Evangelization: How To Spread The Faith Like Jesus Did” and Austin Ruse “Littlest Suffering Souls: Children Whose Short Lives Point Us to Christ”

Ken talks with Eric Sammons “The Old Evangelization: How To Spread The Faith Like Jesus Did” (Catholic Answers Press) and Austin Ruse “Littlest Suffering Souls: Children Whose Short Lives Point Us to Christ” (TAN Books) Eric’s book is available at: http://shop.catholic.com/the-old-evangelization-how-to-spread-the-faith-like-jesus-did-6287.html  Austin’s book is available at: https://www.tanbooks.com/index.php/littlest-suffering-souls-children-whose-short-lives-point-us-to-christ.html To learn more about Eric: http://ericsammons.com/

 

April 27 2017 Matt Fradd “The Porn Myth: Exposing the Reality Behind the Fantasy of Pornography”

Ken talks with Matt Fradd “The Porn Myth: Exposing the Reality Behind the Fantasy of Pornography” (Ignatius Press) The book can be purchased at: https://www.ignatius.com/Products/POMY-P/the-porn-myth.aspx To learn more about Matt visit: http://mattfradd.com/

 

 

April 20 2017 Christopher Wesley “Rebuilding Confirmation: Because We Need More Than Another Graduation”

Ken talks with Christopher Wesley “Rebuilding Confirmation: Because We Need More Than Another Graduation” (Ave Maria Press) Christopher’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-585-8/Rebuilding-Confirmation/ Christopher’s website: http://www.christopherwesley.org/

Twitter at @chrisrwesley

and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/marathonyouthministry

 

April 13 2017 Pat Gohn “All In: Why Belonging to the Catholic Church Matters”

Ken talks with Pat Gohn “All In: Why Belonging to the Catholic Church Matters”

(Ave Maria Press) Pat’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-677-3/All-In/ Visit Pat’s website: http://www.patgohn.net/

 

April 06 2017 Matt Walsh: “The Unholy Trinity: Blocking the Left’s Assault on Life, Marriage, and Gender”

Ken talks with Matt Walsh “The Unholy Trinity: Blocking the Left’s Assault on Life, Marriage, and Gender” (Image/Penguin Random House) Matt’s book is available at: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/538540/the-unholy-trinity-by-matt-walsh/ Matt’s blog is available at The Blaze: http://www.theblaze.com/author/matt-walsh/

 

March 23 2017 Nancy Jo Sullivan “Couriers of Grace: My Daughter, the Sacraments, and a Surprising Walk of Faith” and Jared Dees “Praying the Angelus: Find Joy, Peace, and Purpose in Everyday Life”

Ken talks with Nancy Jo Sullivan “Couriers of Grace: My Daughter, the Sacraments, and a Surprising Walk of Faith and Jared Dees Praying the Angelus: Find Joy, Peace, and Purpose in Everyday Life (both books are published by Ave Maria Press) Nancy’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-679-X/Couriers-of-Grace/  Nancy’s website: http://www.nancyjosullivan.com/ Jared’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-673-0/Praying-the-Angelus/ Jared has several websites: http://theangelusprayer.com/    http://www.thereligionteacher.com/  and http://jareddees.com/

 

March 02 2017 Stephen Binz “Saint Junipero Serra’s Camino: A Pilgrimage Guide to the California Missions”

Ken talks with Stephen Binz  “Saint Junipero Serra’s Camino: A Pilgrimage Guide to the California Missions” (Franciscan Media) Stephen’s book is available at: https://shop.franciscanmedia.org/products/st-junipero-serras-camino-a-pilgrimage-guide-to-the-california-missions?variant=23077592641  To learn more about Stephen: www.Bridge-B.com

February 23 2017 Kate Wicker “Getting Past Perfect: How to Find Joy and Grace in the Messiness of Motherhood”

Ken talks with Kate Wicker “Getting Past Perfect: How to Find Joy and Grace in the Messiness of Motherhood” (Ave Maria Press) Kate’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-716-8/Getting-Past-Perfect/  To learn more about Kate: http://katewicker.com/

 

February 16 2017 Vicki Burbach “How to Read Your Way to Heaven: A Spiritual Reading Program for the Worst of Sinners, the Greatest of Saints, and Everyone in Between”

Ken talks with Vicki Burbach “How to Read Your Way to Heaven: A Spiritual Reading Program for the Worst of Sinners, the Greatest of Saints, and Everyone in Between” (Sophia Institute Press) Vicki’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/how-to-read-your-way-to-heaven   To learn more about the international book club that Vicki moderates: http://www.spiritualdirection.com/  Vickie blogs at: https://pelicansbreast.com/

 

February 09 2017 Fr. James Schall “The Wise Man from the West: Matteo Ricci and His Mission to China” and Julie Kelly “The Costly Cookie Chronicles: A Young Heart Discovers the Face of Christ”

Ken talks with Fr. James Schall about “The Wise Man from the West: Matteo Ricci and His Mission to China” by the late British writer Vincent Cronin (Ignatius Press)  and Julie Kelly “The Costly Cookie Chronicles: A Young Heart Discovers the Face of Christ” (Nativity Press). The Cronin book is available at: http://www.ignatius.com/Products/WMW-P/the-wise-man-from-the-west.aspx and Julie’s book is available at: http://www.nativitypress.com/, https://www.sacredheartbooksandgifts.com/,  http://www.setonhome.org/, http://www.zieglers.com/ and https://www.chcweb.com/catalog/

 

February 02 2017 R. Scott Hurd “Around the Table: Retelling the Story of the Eucharist through the Eyes of Jesus’ First Followers”

Scott Hurd “Around the Table: Retelling the Story of the Eucharist through the Eyes of Jesus’ First Followers” (Ave Maria Press) Scott’s book is available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-655-2/Around-the-Table/

 

January 26 2017 Michael Hesemann “Mary of Nazareth: History, Archeology, Legends” and Susan Muto “Twelve Little Ways to Transform Your Heart: Lessons in Holiness and Evangelization from St. Thérèse of Lisieux”

Ken talks with Michael Hesemann “Mary of Nazareth: History, Archeology, Legends” (Ignatius Press) and Dr. Susan Muto Twelve Little Ways to Transform Your Heart: Lessons in Holiness and Evangelization from St. Thérèse of Lisieux (Ave Maria Press)  Michael’s book is available at: http://www.ignatius.com/Products/MN-P/mary-of-nazareth.aspx. Susan’s book is available at https://www.avemariapress.com/product/1-59471-667-6/Twelve-Little-Ways-to-Transform-Your-Heart/