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Every week, our host, Deacon Pedro brings you the best of Salt + Light Media: Inspiring messages, insightful interviews, interesting commentary and music; plus great segments from our contributors. Stay current with the Catholic Church in Canada and the world, and nourish your faith with the SLHour.
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We know that Faith calls us to justice but the Rev. Dr. Karen A. Hamilton argues that faith also calls us to protest. This week she tells us about her book that compiles stories of all faiths as protest. Damien O’Connor of the Knights of Columbus, has an update about a program that helps men pray and learn about the faith; Sr. Marie Paul Curley, fs…
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This year, on our Special Easter edition, Deacon Pedro is joined by Catholic singer/songwriter/author and Christian music legend, John Michael Talbot, who tells us about his more-than-40 year career, shares his latest album with us and gives us inspiring words to reflect on for the Easter season.By Deacon Pedro
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This week on an all-new SLHour, we give you everything you need to know about the Eucharistic Revival in the United States. Ed Clancy of Aid to the Church in Need tells us about what’s happening in Burkina Faso; Sr. Marie Paul Curley, fsp gives us her first choice for best picture of the year and singer/songwriter Michael James Mette and his wife M…
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This week, Andrew Erwin of the Erwin Brothers tells us about their latest film, Ordinary Angels. Danny and Antonia Torchia give us more tips on how to "rear rebels" especially during Lent; Our Hollywood Undercover Missionary, Mark Matthews explores surrogate friendship through artificial intelligence and we meet singer/songwriter Laura Huval.…
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This week, producer Leo Severino tells us about his new film based on the life and work of St. Frances Cabrini. Damien O’Connor of the Knights of Columbus returns with Into the Breach to tell us about a great resource; Billy has a question about things Catholics do; and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Fr. Rob Galea.…
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This week, we learn some life lessons that Deacon Kevin Martin, Jr. learned from his dad and meet seasoned Christian film producer , Bob Katz, who tells us about his conversion to Catholicism. We also meet the mother-son duo Dupree and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Taylor Tripodi.By Deacon Pedro
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This week, we revisit some of the conversations we had on this program in the Fall of 2023. We learn about a new ministry from Argentina, Renova+, that is expanding into the U.S and we revisit what happened at the Synod on Synodality. We also meet singer/songwriter Nico Cabrera and reconnect with Bob Halligan Jr. of the the Catholic celtic-rock ban…
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This week, on a special edition of the SLHour, we revisit some of the conversations we had on this program in the Fall of 2023. We learn about the film Mother Teresa and Me*, and also about a new resource to help you find your religious vocation**. We also reconnect with singer/songwriters Amanda Vernon*** and Lorraine Hess.…
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This week we revisit new music released by Catholic artists in 2023 and featured on our program. Tune in for some of the best new contemporary Catholic songs of 2023, featuring, Pat Briley, Hannah Schaefer, Francesca LaRosa, EPIC the Band, The Dwell, Nico Cabrera and John Finch, Lorraine Hess, PJ Anderson and Taylor Tripodi.…
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Join us for our 2023 SLHour Christmas special: Gillian has a Christmas lesson that will last the whole year; Sr. Marie-Paul finds the Window to the Soul in feel-good Christmas movies; Mark reflects on the meaning of the Incarnation, and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Sarah Kroger, who has just released her very first Christmas project.…
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This week, Deacon Kevin Martin Jr. shares with us lessons that he learned from his dad. Marie-Claude Lalonde of Aid to the Church in Need-Canada gives us an update from Gaza and tells us about a new cause for canonization in Where God Helps; Danny and Antonia Torchia share tips on corporal works of mercy in Rearing Rebels and we meet Andrew Ferguso…
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This week we speak with Sr. Gill Goulding of the Synod’s Theological Commission who gives us her thoughts on the Synod. Damien O’Connor of the Knights of Columbus has thoughts on what it’s like to be a Catholic family in a post-Christian world; Sr. Marie Paul Curley, FSP has the windows to the soul; and we meet the ministry, Damascus Worship.…
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This week, Pat Wiedemer of LifeCanada brings us a new prolife resource that helps teens see the consequences of their actions; Gillian learns something from her kids about expectations; Danny returns with a domestic version of rearing rebels to talk about prayer in the family; and singer/songwriter PJ Anderson has several new singles to share.…
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This week on an all-new SLHour, we learn about JMJ Press, a new Catholic publisher dedicated to giving glory to God. We learn how the Israel-Hammas conflict is affecting Aid to the Church in Need partners in the Gaza Strip; Mark Matthews tells us what’s good in Hollywood and we reconnect with Lorraine Hess who has a new album dedicated to Truth.…
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This week we get an update of the Synod in Rome, why it’s happening, how it all works and what it means for the Church. Jermaine has a few good book suggestions, Billy has a question about evil spirits and we reconnect with singer/songwriter John Paul Von Arx who has a new video and some new songs to share.…
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This week, we speak with Christian filmmaker Bob Katz about his new film The Blind and about his recent conversion to Catholicism; Gillian learns something from her kids about living in the moment; Danny returns with a domestic version of rearing rebels; and singer/songwriter Amanda Vernon is back from sabbatical and has several new singles to shar…
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This week, we learn about a Global ministry, Renova+, that’s soon coming to the U.S.. Marie Claude Lalonde of Aid to the Church in Need - Canada tells us about the Church in Mongolia; Mark Matthews has good things to say about the current writer and actor strike in Hollywood and we reconnect with Bob Halligan Jr. of the Celtic Rock band, Ceili Rain…
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This week, executive producer Thierry Cagianut tells us about his new film Mother Teresa & Me that intertwines the story of the saint from 50 years ago with that of a young British woman of today. Jermaine gives us two good suggestions for Fall reading on Book Endz; Billy has a question about being sick on Church for Dummies and we meet the St. Joh…
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This week on a special edition of the SLHour we focus on movies. Our film expert, Sr. Marie Paul Curley, fsp has been giving us the Windows to the Soul of films for years now and it’s time, once again, to share some of that wisdom. This week we learn a little bit of what Sr. Marie Paul has to say about some great films from the 2020-2021 season, in…
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This week on a special edition of the SLHour, once again, we focus on being children of God. Our parenting contributor, Gillian Kantor, has been producing the What I Learned From My Kids segment for years now, and it’s time again to share some of that wisdom. This week we hear a little bit of what Gillian has learned from her six children about pro…
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On this special encore edition of the SLHour, we bring you highlights from the WYD2002 CD LIVE Concert – recorded at Exhibition Place, on July 18th 2002. You’ll hear Tom Booth, Sarah Hart, Susan HooKong-Taylor, Janelle, Daniel Facerias, Hermana Glenda, Critical Mass, Julie Lafontaine, Jesse Manibusan, Martin Valverde, Migueli and Ziza. This program…
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This week, on a special Summer edition of the SLHour, we revisit some of the conversations we had on this program earlier in 2023. We learn about mental health Sunday and the importance of recognizing mental health in the Church with Fr. Stephan Kappler of the Southdown Institute and speak with Jared Brock about his new book A God Named Josh. We al…
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This week, on the summer edition of the SLHour, we revisit some of the conversations we had on this program in early 2023. We learn about the National Men’s Conference, and also about a new film about the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage. We also meet singer/songwriter Patrick Briley and the band Steadfast Worship.…
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Join us for our Easter edition of the SLHour with our contributors: What I Learned From My Kids with Gillian, who learns Lenten and Easter lessons; What’s Good in Hollywood with Mark, who ponders the meaning of transcendence, and Sr. Marie-Paul, fsp, who looks at the Windows to the Soul to a group of unexpected Easter-themed films, plus, special gu…
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This week we Producer, Erin Berghouse of Ahava Productions tells us about her new film Santiago: The Camino Within that will be in theatres across the US on March 28; Ed Clancy of Aid to the Church in Need tells us about the dire situation for Christians in Nigeria; Mark Matthews explains something true, beautiful and good from Hollywood and we rec…
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This week we learn about the Superbowl of all men’s conferences. Damien O’Connor of the Knights of Columbus returns with Into the Breach to talk about prayer; Sr. Marie-Paul Curley, fsp gives us the windows to the soul to some Oscar nominees and winners; and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Francesca LaRosa, who has been writing Psalms for the F…
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This week on the SLHour, we speak with The Chosen series creator and producer, Dallas Jenkins. We also learn about the work of Aid to the Church in Need in Turkey and Syria after the recent earthquake; Billy has a question about money and we meet the Toronto-based band, Steadfast Worship.By Deacon Pedro
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We learn all about a new novel by Eleanor Bourg-Nicholson about Franciscans and werewolves and we learn about a resource for those who’ve lost loved ones to suicide. We also meet singer/songwriter Kate Curran and reconnect with Ryan Tremblay, who has some new singles.By Deacon Pedro
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This week, on a special edition of the SLHour, we revisit some of the conversations we had on this program in the Fall of 2022. We learn about Catholic Households on Mission: the new support and resource for Catholic families, and also Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow tells us about the good work of Mary’s Meals especially after the pandemic and with the w…
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This week, on a special edition of the SLHour we remember Pope Benedict and consider his legacy. We are joined by Doctor Christopher Bellitto, professor of history at Kean University and we also hear from Cardinal Gerald Lacroix of Quebec, Pope Francis' biographer, Austen Ivereigh, professor of theology at Regis College, Sr. Gill Goulding, CJ and C…
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This week, on our New Years Special, we revisit new music released by Catholic artists in 2022 and featured on the SLHour. Tune in for some of the best new contemporary Catholic songs of 2022, featuring, Flynn, Will Hickl, The Hillbilly Thomists, Andy Carey, John Finch, Ryan Tremblay, Bob Halligan, Jr., Chris Bray, Sarah Hart and Matt Maher.…
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On our Christmas Special, we are joined by our contributors: Gillian is OK with all the hustle and bustle; Billy asks how early Christians celebrated Christmas; Sr. Marie-Paul looks at faith in Christmas movies; Mark tries to make sense of all the chaos, and we reconnect with the Dutch Christian band, Trinity, who has a new Christmas album.…
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This week, Deacon Dennis Lambert tells us about his new book, For Real: Christ's Presence in the Eucharist, and explains how we know it and how to explain it to others; Gillian learns a new lesson from her kids about taking risks; Danny has a lesson for rearing rebels about normalization; and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Ryan Tremblay who ha…
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