Catholic Connection – November 16, 2017 – Hour 2

+  Intro, News, & NET TEAM

  • Description: Vanessa Denha-Garmo fills in for Teresa Tomeo. Vanessa is joined in-studio with two members of NET Ministries (http://www.netusa.org) who are visiting Southeastern Michigan today.

+  Archbishop Vigneron’s Pastoral Letter “Unleash the Gospel” in the Michigan Catholic

  • Description: Over 20 issues, The Michigan Catholic is bringing readers, in bite-sized chunks, Archbishop Vigneron’s pastoral letter, Unleash the Gospel.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Fr. Mario Amore
      Associate Pastor , Our Lady of Sorrows Church

      Fr. Mario grew up in Woodhaven and attended St. Pius X Catholic School in Southgate and Gabriel Richard Catholic High School in Riverview. After high school, he worked in music ministry at Catholic churches in the Detroit area while pursuing a degree in pastoral ministry as well a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy. Fr. Mario entered the seminary at the age of 22 and for six years discerned and studied for the Catholic priesthood earning a Masters of Divinity (M.Div.) and a Baccalaureate in Sacred Theology (S.T.B.).

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+  PTC Offers Holiday Shopping Guide with 2017 Best and Worst Advertiser List

  • Description: In time for the holiday shopping season, the Parents Television Council has released its 2017 Best and Worst Advertisers List, designed to highlight companies that sponsor TV programs that are safe for children, and those that sponsor TV shows with harmful content.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Melissa Henson
      Program Director , Parents TV Council

      Ms. Henson is a noted expert on entertainment industry trends and the how the impact of entertainment affects children and the American popular culture at large.

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+  Steve Ray is Live from the Dead Sea

  • Segment Guests:
    • Steve Ray

      Steve is a convert to the Catholic faith and a popular author, speaker, and pilgrimage leader. He has been to the Holy Land over 100 times exploring, filming, and leading thousands of pilgrims. Steve is a regular guest on Catholic radio and TV including Catholic Answers, Ave Maria Radio, and EWTN. He writes Bible Studies for Catholic Scripture Study International.

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+  Steve Ray is Live from the Dead Sea

  • Description: Steve Ray continued