Francesca Franchina, MS Ed. discusses Living in The Time of Mercy focusing on the messages of St. Faustina received from Jesus of Mercy and how important Trust is in our lives. What are the results of doubting the promises made by Jesus? Can we really console Jesus? Why is this necessary? Fr. Michael E. Gaitley,MIC writes all about this in his new book Consoling the Heart of Jesus; A Do-It-Yourself Retreat Inspired by the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius published by Marian Press; Stockbridge, MA. Francesca’s Recipe of the Week: Baked Ziti with Fresh Tomatoes, Pepperoni and Mozzarella.
Who Is Jesus Christ? Unlocking the Mystery in the Gospel of Matthew
Ken talks with author Eric Sammons about his book Who Is Jesus Christ? Unlocking the Mystery in the Gospel of Matthew, published by Our Sunday Visitor. Eric explores the many names for Jesus, e.g., rabbi, prophet, teacher etc., found in Matthew’s Gospel, while drawing on the Old Testament, Early Church Fathers, and historical sources to draw the reader into a fuller understanding of Jesus.
A convert to Catholicism from Evangelical Protestantism, Eric was received into the Catholic Church in 1993 and has received a Master’s Degree in Theology from the Franciscan University of Steubenville. He lives with his wife Suzan and five children in Maryland, but will soon be working in full time ministry in Florida.
In this program, Father Thomas Thompson, S.M. discusses the hearts of Jesus and Mary.
Francesca Franchina, MS Ed. speaks with business man Mark Newman about his journey to Catholicism from a good Baptist home and education, his experience in RCIA and ongoing conversion. Mark shares his experience of Jesus’ love and great mercy and his reception into the Catholic Church and joy in launching Cross Roads…A Journey to Conversion on Radio Maria. This new program will feature Mark and his guests who will share their exciting stories of conversion to Catholicism and how Jesus and their entry or return to the Catholic Church has changed, enhanced and is fulfilling their lives. .
Francesca Franchina and her guest, Beth discuss encountering Jesus through healing.