Register Recap: Pope Francis Calls for Worldwide Meeting of Bishops (2 segments)
Description: Pope Francis has called for all the presidents of the Catholic bishops’ conferences around the world to meet at the Vatican next February to discuss the sexual abuse of minors. We talk with Matthew Bunson, who also discusses some comments Francis made in a recent homily and an upcoming meeting between the pope and Cardinal Wuerl.
Dr. Matthew Bunson
Matthew Bunson is a Senior Contributor to EWTN News and the National Catholic Register and a Senior Fellow at St Paul Center for Biblical Theology. He’s the author or co-author of more than 50 books including the first English-language biography of Pope Francis and The Encyclopedia of Catholic History. Follow him on twitter at MattBunson. Register Radio airs Saturdays at 7 pm and Sundays at 11 am.
Integrating the Psychological With the Spiritual
Description: The Church’s primary formation documents promote a strong, healthy relationship between the spiritual and psychological dimensions of our identities as Christians. We talk with Br. John Mark Falkenhain about this connection and how to address spiritual and mental health challenges.
Brother John Mark Falkenhain
Br. John Mark Falkenhain, OSB, is a monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey where he is the vocation director, assistant formation director and adjunct professor of psychology at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.