Peter Herbeck

Peter Herbeck is the Vice President and Director of Missions for Renewal Ministries. Peter oversees the work of lay mission teams throughout the world who work to equip Catholic lay people, bishops, priests, and religious to respond to Blessed Pope John Paul II’s call for a new evangelization. He has traveled extensively in the U.S., Canada, Africa, and Eastern Europe for the past thirty years, assisting and training local churches in proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ and ministering through the exercise of spiritual gifts. Peter is the co-host of the weekly television show The Choices We Face, and the host of the daily radio show Fire on the Earth. Peter also is a co-host on Crossing the Goal, the popular show for men broadcast weekly on EWTN.

He is a frequent conference speaker, and the author of books and audio tapes about discipleship and life in the Spirit. He has authored a book entitled When the Spirit Comes in Power and co-authored When the Spirit Speaks, Touched by God’s Word, with his wife Debbie.

Peter holds a B.A. in Philosophy from St. Thomas University in St. Paul, Minnesota and an M.A. in Theology from Sacred Heart Seminary in Detroit, Michigan.

Peter and his wife Debbie have four children, ages 18 to 25, and are members of Christ the King parish in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Program Details:

Times: Monday - Friday: 6:30-6:45 am EST & 11:45 am-12:00 pm EST

Call-in Phone: n/a

This daily radio show provides a compelling look at the New Evangelization through inspiring teachings, interviews and testimonies. Peter helps listeners respond personally to what the Holy Spirit is saying in our time.  Peter’s insights will help Catholics acquire the tools they need to do their part in the New Evangelization.

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Peter Herbeck's Latest Posts

  • Fire on the Earth – June 4, 2020: We Shall Reign With Him

    • Description: St. Paul reminds us of the extraordinary gifts we have received through the Holy Spirit.
  • Fire on the Earth – June 3, 2020: A Spirit of Power, Love and Self-Control

    • Description: The witness of the Ugandan martyrs gives us a living example of the extraordinary power that we have been given in the Holy Spirit.
  • Fire on the Earth – June 2, 2020: To Whom Do You Belong?

    • Description: Jesus purchased you, at the price of his blood; he has stamped you, marked you with the anointing of the Holy Spirit. You are a child of the Father!
  • Fire on the Earth – June 1, 2020: Mary, Mother of the Church

    • Description: Pentecost is the fulfillment of Jesus’s promise that he would giving rivers of living water to all who believed in him. The first to receive this in fullness was Mary, Our Mother, Mother of the Church.
  • Fire on the Earth – May 29, 2020: The Signs of His Coming

    • Description: Jesus gave us clear indications of the signs that will precede his second coming and final judgement. Do you know what they are?
  • Fire on the Earth – May 28, 2020: Jesus Passionate Prayer

    • Description: Peter reflects on the profound prayer of Jesus to the Father, for the apostles and the whole Church.
  • Fire on the Earth – May 27, 2020: St. Paul’s Farewell (Continued)

    • Description: St. Paul charges the presbyters to teach the whole counsel of God’s word, to not hold back, to protect the flock from ravenous wolves, false teachers who will lead people astray.
  • Fire on the Earth – May 26, 2020: St. Paul’s Farewell

    • Description: Chapter 20 of the Acts of the Apostles gives us a beautiful picture of the love St. Paul had for the presbyters in Ephesus that he formed and the clarity of his understanding of Jesus’ work in him.
  • Fire on the Earth – May 25, 2020: Take Courage

    • Description: Jesus calls us to take courage in times of tribulation. We can overcome fear, anxiety and discouragement through the presence and power of the Holy Spirit.
  • Fire on the Earth – May 22, 2020: Behold, I Make All Things New

    • Description: The final chapters of the Book of Revelation give us a picture of what Jesus has won for us through his incarnation, passion, death, resurrection and ascension into glory