Catholic Connection – November 9, 2018 – Hour 2

  • Description: Vanessa Denha-Garmo fills in for Teresa Tomeo.

+  Intro and News

+  The Smoke of Satan: How Corrupt and Cowardly Bishops Betrayed Christ, His Church, and the Faithful . . . and What Can Be Done About It

  • Description: "The sex-abuse scandal, which has erupted anew in 2018, poses the greatest challenge that the Catholic Church has faced since the Reformation. In The Smoke of Satan, veteran Catholic journalist Philip Lawler explains why the crisis is even more severe than when it first commanded headlines in 2002, and how the failure of Church leaders goes all the way to the Vatican." ...
  • Segment Guests:
    • Phil Lawler

      Philip Lawler, the founder of the Catholic World News service, is the author of The Faithful Departed, which the late Father Richard Neuhaus described in 2008 as “the best book-length treatment of the sex abuse crisis, its origins and larger implications, published to date.” More recently he wrote Lost Shepherd, a critical analysis of Pope Francis’ leadership. With The Smoke of Satan he completes his analysis of the crisis of confidence in the Church and explains how an engaged and determined laity can help trigger worldwide Catholic revival.

    • Resources:
      • Book(s):
        • The Smoke of Satan: How Corrupt and Cowardly Bishops Betrayed Christ, His Church, and the Faithful . . . and What Can Be Done About It
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+  The Smoke of Satan: How Corrupt and Cowardly Bishops Betrayed Christ, His Church, and the Faithful . . . and What Can Be Done About It

  • Description: Phil Lawler continued

+  Six (or Seven) Rules for Dealing with Non-Catholic Family and Friends

+  Six (or Seven) Rules for Dealing with Non-Catholic Family and Friends

  • Description: Steve Ray continued