LIVE from the studio of Archangel Radio this is LA Catholic Morning, with Ellen Taylor and Todd Sylvester. Monday-Friday from 7am-8am we talk with local and national guests that share their own unique perspectives of the Catholic Faith. Todd Sylvester is your host along with Live Hour Producer Patrick Alog.
Tom McDonald previewed Peyton and Eli Manning's Monday Night Football broadcasts. Lisa Fixler shared about her skateboard, surfboard, and snowboard ministry called Love Your Motherboard. Jim Pieczynski discussed his book about Catholicism and baseball, The Double Day Code.
Tom Riello broke down a recent priest survey on the Catholic Church. Christopher Carstens talked about an Advent quiz on Adoremus.org. Dan Cheely talked about the work at the Collegium Institute.
Fr Pat Driscoll addressed why it's so hard to forgive ourselves. Dr Johnathan Sanford shared about the Catholic intellectual life at University of Dallas. Rob McFarland discussed the upcoming SCOTUS hearing of Dobbs vs Jackson tomorrow and what it means for Roe v Wade precedent.
Fr Chris Boutin talked about Advent. Dr Mike Brummond discussed the recent changes to the Baptismal liturgy. Emily Frase shared about her new fertility awareness website, www.fabm.com
On this Best of LA Catholic Morning, Donald Prudlo talked about the origins of the Dominicans. Dr Bridget Hannahan shared how to find a child psychologist. Ellen Taylor discussed how to keep your faith, even when you don't feel like it.
Tom Riello discussed Fr Dwight Longenecker's article, "Can we have Catholicism without dogma?" Fr Tad Pacholczyk shared his latest article, "Decisions of consequence" Archbishop Thomas J Rodi talked about what was discussed at the USCCB meeting last week.
Fr Pat Driscoll talked about why we rest on Sundays. Melanie discussed Thanksgivings origins. Tina Mary Sajiv shared about Shalom's World.
Ambassador David Mulroney talked about Vatican diplomacy and Taiwan. Patrick Novecosky shared about St Pope John Paul II's 40th anniversary of his encyclical, "Familiarius Consortio" Peter Jesserer Smith discussed his article on the HHS Mandate.
Tom McDonald previewed movies to watch during the Thanksgiving break with your family. Kelly Johnson shared about caregiving. Fr Mateusz Rudzik provided our Sunday Gospel reflection.
Donald Prudlo talked about the Western Schism. Patrick Brown shared about his podcast, Crown and Crozier. Fr Norbert Jurek spoke on the first Eucharistic procession at South Alabama. Rob Herbst previewed the Catholic Week.
Tom Riello talked about George Weigel's article on Bishops, public officials, and Holy Communion. Timothy Gordon discussed the truth about the crusades. Suzan Sammons shared her Christmas gift guide.
Fr Pat Driscoll talked about penance. Alex Jones shared about the Hallow app, which is designed to deepen the prayer life of Catholics. Brendan Hodge discussed the Pillar Catholic survey on religion.
Deacon Ed Schoener talked the ministry of Catholic Mental Health. Sam Guzman discussed his article, The Hidden Blessing Behind the Decay of the World Health System. Charles Love shared his book, "Race Crazy"
Tom McDonald previewed Finch, starring Tom Hanks, airing on Apple Plus. Benjamin Wolaver shared about his family's faith based children's show, "The Wonderful World of Benjamin Cello" Fr Patrick Gilbreath provided our Sunday Gospel reflection for the 33rd week in ordinary time.
Donald Prudlo talked about the life of St Thomas Aquinas. Fr Jeff Kirby discussed how a Christian funeral has 3 burial stations. Ellen Taylor talked about the Kyle Rittenhouse trial.
Tom Riello talks about Archbishop Gomez's response to secular ideology. Fr Mitch Pacwa discusses his commentary on a Polish Saints. Bill Donahue speaks on truth about clergy sex abuse.
Casey Chalk talks about his article, "Devil in Poe" Anthony DeStefano shares his books, "Joseph's Donkey and Beggar and the Bluebird" and Tom Hoopes has 5 reasons Saints are more fun than sinners.
Tom McDonald previews Marvel's The Eternals. Andrew Zwerneman shares about the Cana Academy. Fr Andrew Jones provides our Sunday Gospel reflection.
Donald Prudlo discusses the history of prayer for the dead and purgatory. April Readlinger speaks on a series on manliness. Finally, Rob Herbst provides our article of interest and previews the Catholic Week.
Tom Riello talked about the legacy of St Pope John Paul's legacy. Gary Zimak shared about giving up worry for good. Michael Cozart talked about the Trio Program at Spring Hill College.
Fr Pat Driscoll answered why faith is a virtue. Justin Bogie talked about Alabama's spending and budget. Jim Pieczynski discussed his book, "The Double Day Code"
Dawn Buetner talked about the saints of the month for November. Chad Pecknold talked about the Pope's meeting with Biden. Andrea Piccotti Bayer discussed the SCOTUS hearing about prayer for a condemned inmate.
Tom McDonald previewed Dune. Katie Zulanis shared about the mission of the Couple to Couple League. Fr Nicholas Napolitano provided our Sunday Gospel reflection.
Donald Prudlo discusses how the canonization of saints develop. John Hovart speaks on society for defense of tradition Family and property. Finally, Ellen Taylor speaks about the school's war on parents.
Tom Riello talked about the identity crisis at Notre Dame. Mary Young shared about the mission of COPE Pregnancy Center in Montgomery. Peter Jesserer Smith discussed his article about the upcoming Synod.
Fr Pat Driscoll answers the question, "what does surrender look like?" Dan Burke talks about the retreat center at the Avila Institute. Christine Wilkins shares her book, "Awakening at Lourdes"
Gary Zimak shared about his upcoming talk at the ACCW. Rob McFarland discussed upcoming cases that the Supreme Court will hear in December. Melanie Juneau talked about the misconceptions that the culture has about marriage.
Tom McDonald previews Schmigadoon. Dr Elizabeth Mitchell discusses her article, "Can our Confidence have any Limits". Fr. Tad Pacholczyk shares how to get a conscientous exemption from the vaccine mandate.
Shannon Roe joins us on our pledge drive to help Archangel Radio raise $85,000 to continue our mission of evangelization.
Fr Steve Williams joins and helps us raise money for our fall pledge drive!
Fr Paul Zogby joins us for our fall Pledge Drive to help us raise money!
Phil Lawler talked about his article on the Synod. Dan Bielinski shared about the mission of Canticle Productions. John Cuddeback discussed his article about being liberal in our homes.
Tom McDonald previewed Midnight Mass, airing on Netflix. Chris Graney shared about his work at the Vatican Observatory. Deacon Bill Harkins provided our Sunday Gospel reflection for the 29th week in Ordinary time.
Donald Prudlo continues our Church history series talking about the medieval inquisitions. Professor Dorian Abbot discusses cancel culture at Universities and Ellen Taylor shares about the miracle of the sun.
Tom Riello talked about Archbishop Cordileone's discussion of Satanists' support for abortion. Lew Andrews discussed his article about why men aren't going to College.
Fr William Ryan talks about his missionary work in Togo, Africa. Tom Hoopes discusses his article about John Paul's 5 step plan for our lives. Sean Dudley and Holly Moore talked about the mission of Fraternus and Fidelis.
Tom McDonald previewed Monday Night Football broadcasts with Peyton and Eli Manning. Lisa Fixler shared about Love Your Mother Board Ministries. Fr Chris Boutin provided our Sunday Gospel reflection for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary time.
Zach Greenberg talks about the mission of FIRE and a cancel culture case at Emerson in Boston. Dr Jennifer Roback Morse shares why billionaire companies are mad at Texas Prolife Laws. Rob Herbst talks about a Texas village's effort to end homelessness and previews the Catholic Week
Tom Riello shares antidotes to cultural poison ripping the family apart. Michael Pakaluk discusses his article, "Who is like God?" Peter Wolfgang discusses his article, "Christianity is Europe's Only Hope"
Fr Pat Driscoll answers the question, "Can someone be denied Holy Communion?" Dr Elizabeth Mitchell discusses her article, "Can our confidence have limits?" Fr Tad Pacholczyk shares how to get a conscience exemption.
Rob Kaczmark talked about the mission of Spirit Juice Studios. Carl Trueman discussed an article he co-wrote, "Are Women Still Human?" John Martignoni shared his book, Blue Collar Apologetics.
Matt Smith shares about the OSV Challenge. Fr Andrew Jones provides our Sunday Gospel Reflection for the 27th week in Ordinary time.
Donald Prudlo talked about St Dominic and the Dominicans. Dr Bridget Hannahan shared about how to find a child psychologist. Ellen Taylor discussed how people are carrying around so much anger and how we should deal with it in a Christian way. She also talked about how nursing homes are giving fake schizophrenia diagnoses to the elderly.…
Tom Riello talked about the Exorcism Diary Spirit of St Michael by Monsignor Stephen Rossetti. Dawn Beutner shared her book on the Saints. James Matthew Wilson discussed his article, "Dante at 700."
Matt Clark talked about the overturning of the vaccine mandate at UAB hospital in Birmingham, Al. Arielle Del Turco discussed Biden's not wanting to talk about Afghanistan.
Bryan Dawson talks about 1819 News. Tom Spence shares his article about Banned books week. Rob Artigo discusses the recall election results in California.
Tom McDonald recaps the Emmy's. Lisa Fixler shares about the Love Your Mother Board Ministries. Fr Patrick Gilbreath provides our Sunday Gospel reflection for the 26th Sunday in Ordinary time.
Donald Prudlo talks on St. Francis of Assisi, Mike Aquilina discusses Servant of God, Vincent of Lerins. Finally, Rob Herbst provides our article of interest and previews the Catholic Week!
Tom Riello talks about a Jesuit High School in California that teaches critical race theory. Peter Jesser Smith shares about Nicholas Black Elk. Gary Zimak shares his latest book, Journey with God.
Fr Pat Driscoll addresses the question, "What's the point of religion?" Christine Rouselle discusses her article about the removal of the St Junipera statue in California. Jim Cavnar, president of Cross Catholic Outreach, shares about the Box of Joy program.