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Catholic Connection – May 15, 2023 – Hr 2

Kelly Salomon on the importance of Catholic colleges in preparing students for life. Fr. Charles Trullols on a Eucharistic Procession in downtown Washington DC. Gail Buckley Barringer has our Bible verse of the week.



Segment 1 – Intro and News


Segment 2 & 3 – Importance of Catholic Colleges in Preparing Students for Success and Happiness
(Originally aired May 3, 2023)

Kelly Salomon is the Vice President of Newman Guide Programs for the Cardinal Newman Society.


Newman Guide Colleges Prepare Students for Happiness, Says African Missionary – Cardinal Newman Society

Editor-in-chief of Magnificat Magazine Developed ‘Habits of Prayer’ at Faithful Catholic College – Cardinal Newman Society

Faithful Catholic Colleges ‘Vitally Important,’ says Senior Director at Word on Fire – Cardinal Newman Society

Newman Guide Colleges Can Help Students Find ‘Holy Spouses,’ Says Author – Cardinal Newman Society


Segment 4 – Catholic Information Center Hosting First Eucharistic Procession in Downtown Washington, D.C.
“The Catholic Information Center (CIC), which is the closest Roman Catholic chapel in distance to the White House, will celebrate its first Eucharistic procession in the nation’s capital on May 20, 2023.  To rejuvenate and reinvigorate faith in the Eucharist and to pray for the country, the CIC will process with the Blessed Sacrament through the streets near its downtown D.C. location, passing three emblematic parks along the way.”  Fr. Charles joins us today.

Fr. Charles Trullols is the Director of the Catholic Information Center, a corporation of the Archdiocese of Washington, DC. He assumed this role in March 2017. Originally from Barcelona, Spain, he graduated from the Barcelona School of Architecture with a bachelors degree in Architecture, then earned a bachelors degree in Theology and a doctoral degree in Canon Law (JCD) from the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome.



Segment 5 – Bible Verse of the Week
Teresa and Gail discuss Exodus 16:4 — “Then the Lord said to Moses, “Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you.”

Gail Buckley Barringer
President & Founder, Catholic Scripture Study International



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