Description: Dr Timothy Flanigan is both a Catholic deacon and an expert on infectious diseases, so he has the unique viewpoint of acutely understanding both the pandemic and the pain Catholics are feeling as they wait for public Masses to resume. He joins us with safe guidelines Churches can follow.
Deacon Timothy Flanigan
Dr Timothy Flanigan is a Catholic deacon and professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Disease at Brown University’s Alpert Medical School
Pentecost: The Birthday of the Church (2 segments)
Description: This weekend we celebrate the great Feast of Pentecost, the birthday of the Church. As we prepare to enter Ordinary Time, Steve Ray joins us looking at the Jewish roots of the feast and Mary’s role in the events.
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 180 times. He also writes bible studies for Catholic Scripture Study International Visit catholic-convert.com and footprintsofgodpilgrimages.com
Description: We don't know much yet about what happened in the George Floyd killing, though we can see it was a truly grotesque act of injustice. But we do know something about his legacy - he was known in his former town of Houston as a remarkable man bringing hope and the Gospel to underprivileged areas. Al takes a look.