In the first week of December, James Mora, WF technician from our Spanish network in Houston, and Marco Cech, WF Audio Frequency Supervisor, came to assess and upgrade Radio Maria’s studio facility in Oliver Street, New York. New mics have been mounted; rack-room re-wiring, consoles’ hardware and software tweaking, and cable testing to analyze and ensure standards for audio performance have been run. After this upgrade, our studio facility looks like new, shiny and functional. NY’s staff is grateful to James and Marco for their hard work!
Deacon Bob explains why the story and message of Fatima are such exceptional tools for the New Evangelization.
Christine Watkins interviews Regina and Paul Bailey who met each other through the internet. Find out how to discern who is right for you in God’s will. The Baileys can help you find the way. See a video of them on Catholic Match’s youtube page.
The print version of our latest broadcast schedule (also found in the March Newsletter) is now available for download and print.
You can find the schedule by clicking on the image here or by visiting our Schedule page.
This program–airing on the feast of Saint Michael the Archangel–will feature sacred music that focuses on the role of the angels in our lives.
The music of the sixteenth-century Roman composer, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, has often been held up as the pinnacle of Catholic sacred music. What is it about his music that is so spiritual, and that has caused the Church to mention Palestrina’s music as an ideal.
Of all the hours in the Divine Office, or Liturgy of the Hours, none has had such a wealth of music composed for it more than vespers. In this show Susan features music for Vespers including a range of music from Gregorian chant, work by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and some excerpts from modern settings of Vespers.
Radio Maria is a tool of evangelization which serves the Catholic Church in the United States, as a radio network committed to calling for conversion through programming which offers plenty of space for prayer, catechism and human development.
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Check out radiomaria.us/programs for a list of the programs currently available online and keep checking back as more and more are made available.
Ken talks with Brandon Vogt, author of The Church and New Media: Blogging Converts, Online Activists, and Bishops Who Tweet (Published by Our Sunday Visitor). Brandon tells us how Christians can harness all the new media tools to reach out, teach, cultivate community, and change the world. Brandon blogs at two websites, bother are a treasure trove of great information: www.brandonvogt.com and www.churchandnewmedia.com His book is available at www.osv.com
In this program, Kathie speaks with musician, parish priest, and composer, Fr. Jean-Pierre Couturier of Canada. He tells of his work for the Church and his love of music.
Kathie also talks with musician, Janis Clarke. They discuss her music, faith, and her work with children.
There are 3 new programs now posted on line.
The Bible Lady with Gail Buckley, Putting Faith and Hope in Your Job Search with Robin Brun and Spirit and Truth Live with Joe Patch are now online.
Check back soon as we’ll be posting even more programs online soon and check out all of or archive programs from the Programs page.
The guide for the Liturgy of the Hours for the month of May is now online on our Resources page.
A 25 year old part time blogger and fulltime mechanical engineer, Brandon Vogt had produced a book on technology and faith endorsed by some influential shephards: The Curch and New Media, BloggingConverts, Online Activists, and Bishops who Tweet.
Radio Maria has an all new app for iPhone and iPad. We have developed a new app for the iPhone/iPod touch and iPad that includes streaming of Radio Marias from around the world as well as links to our feeds on Twitter and Facebook. Check out the links below or on the right hand side of your screen to download the latest app from Radio Maria.
In this program, Kathie talks to Clair Schaefer, owner of Queenship Publishing Company from California. They discuss her conversion in Medjugorje with special messages from the Queen of Peace and founding of her company.
In this program, Kathie speaks with composer and conductor, Kevin Allen. They discuss his many musical talents and accomplishments. Excerpts of Allen’s music are scattered throughout the program.
Steve Koob talks with Karen Malek, president of the Coalition on Abortion Breast Cancer, about the link between abortion and breast cancer, and the research documenting the evidence.
If you use an iPhone, Blackberry or Android smartphone you can now take Radio Maria with you wherever you go. We have recently expanded our mobile app to make listening to your Catholic Radio station even easier. Click on the links on the lower-right side of the page to download the app for your phone.
Fr. François Rossier, S.M. discusses what The International Marian Research Institute has to offer.
Michael Duricy discusses the Mary Page and all it has to offer the public. Check out the Mary page at http://campus.udayton.edu/mary/
This program includes important tips from a web based document ‘Family Care Giving 101’. It includes information from different resources and on numerous topics on care giving. Warren Hebert, RN, BSN has worked in home health for 26 years and is a family caregiver
In this program, Michael Duricy gives the listener several websites containing information on Blessed William Joseph Chaminade.
The new guide for praying the Liturgy of the Hours is now available on our resources page. This guide explains how to pray the liturgy of the hours as well as what pages the prayers can be found on for each day.
Francesca Franchina, MS Ed. speaks with Rich DiSilvio of Massapequa, NY; architectural designer and remodeler, artist, illustrator, new media developer, educational software programmer, publisher and author.
Rich will be discussing his book “The Winds of Time” about the Roman/Italian influences that shaped Western Civilization and most pointedly modern America including the beginning of the Republic and how America emulated it.
“With America’s future and very survival in mind, the author reveals many lessons and warnings that only the past can provide.”
For more information on Rich DiSilvio a highly creative and astute Italian-American visit www.TheWindsOfTime.com.
The Liturgy of the Hours Guide for October through December has been posed on the resources page of the web site.
Radio Maria uses the “Book of Christian Prayer” in praying the Liturgy of the Hours. The liturgy guide shows you how to pray the Liturgy of the Hours as well as what pages to turn to for each day.
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Lynn Bauman devotes this program to music for the feast of Pentecost. Join Lynn in celebrating through sacred music; the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the Church at Pentecost.
Michael Duricy informs listeners on The Mary Page and other various internet resources.