Segment 1 - Tom Larabell is with the Order of Malta. He gives us the background of the order which has been with us for over 900 years. They are putting on the pilgrimage to Lourdes that Teresa is currently on with Archbishop Vigneron and Cardinal Dolan.
Segment 2 - Russell Shaw is a journalist, freelance writer, and the author of many books. For 18 years, he directed media relations for the National Conference of Catholic Bishops and the United States Catholic Conference. He's here to tell all about his new book, "American Church: The Remarkable Rise, Meteoric Fall, and Uncertain Future of Catholicism in America." In the book, Russell "offers a number of thought-provoking suggestions about what the Church in America needs to do now in the face of an ongoing decline that is sapping its strength and may threaten its very survival." (Replay from 04-11-13)
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Segment 4 - Dr. David Prentice is with the Family Research Council. He is an Adjunct Professor of Molecular Genetics and an international expert on stem cell research. He attended the conference in Rome earlier this month that Teresa reported on. They speak today about the conference, the latest concerning adult stem cells, and the problem with embryonic stem cell research. (Replay from 04-24-13)
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