Description: Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Nelson Perez of Cleveland to succeed the retiring Archbishop Charles Chaput as Archbishop of Philadelphia. We get a look at his background with Matthew Bunson and also hear about an important new Supreme Court case regarding school choice.
Dr. Matthew Bunson
Matthew Bunson is Executive Editor of EWTN News 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.
Description: This Saturday is the Feast of the Conversion of St Paul. Why do we celebrate this feast, instead of just his birth or martyrdom? Steve Ray takes us on a journey down the road to Damascus where Saul had the fateful encounter that would lead him to become one of early Christianity’s most influential figures.
Steve Ray leads pilgrimages to the Holy Land, Rome and other sites. He converted to Catholicism in 1994 and is the author of “Crossing the Tiber,” “Upon this Rock” and other books. He’s the host and producer of the Footprints of God DVD series and has been to the Holy Land more than 130 times. He also writes bible studies for Catholic Scripture Study International Visit catholic-convert.com and footprintsofgodpilgrimages.com