Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on March 26, 2020
4:00 – Will the Relief Package Help?
As the world battles the Coronavirus, many are wondering what the long-term economic effects will be of the necessary shutdowns and social distancing. According to the Labor Department a record 3.3 million Americans filed for unemployment last week. In an effort to curb the effects, the Senate late last night passed a massive $2 Trillion stimulus bill, which is expected to be passed by the House on Friday. Will it help? We’ll talk with Dr Michael Welker.
4:20 – The Feast of the Good Thief
We all know that March 25 is the Feast of the Annunciation – but did you know it’s also the Feast of the Good Thief? What, if anything, do we know about him and how did he come to have a Feast day? Steve Ray joins us to talk this and the Annunciation.
5:00 – England to be Re-Dedicated to Mary
This coming Sunday, March 29th, the Bishops of England and Wales are formally re-dedicating the country, through the faith of its people, to Mary, in a long-planned act for which people have been preparing for the past eighteen months. Joanna Bogle explains what’s going on.
5:20 – When The Son Frees You: My Journey from Same-Sex Attraction
AJ Benjamin is a happily-married father of three wonderful children, a public high school teacher and a lifelong Catholic Christian who is very active in the Church and passionately in love with Jesus and his wife. He has also struggled with homosexuality in the form of same-sex attractions since his earliest years. He shares how the Blessed Mother led him to where he is now.