Catholic Connection

Teresa Tomeo, host of Catholic Connection, discusses social issues, media awareness, and interviews community leaders and newsmakers live. Teresa reports on news throughout the Catholic community and how we can make a difference.
Bible Mary -The Mother of Jesus in the Word of God
Guest host Vanessa Denha Garmo speaks with Fr. John Waiss about his book, “Bible Mary: The Mother of Jesus in the Word of God.” Nicole Joyce from the AOD talks about the “52 Sundays” resource for 2024.
My Body For You
EWTN’s Doug Keck joins us with news of special programming on the network. Teresa recommends four books for you. Stephanie Gray Connors talks about her new book, “My Body For You.”
Fr. Mitch Pacwa on Cremation and the Same Sex Blessing
Did the Vatican just allow blessings for same-sex unions? And what is the latest from the #Vatican on #Cremation? Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. weighs in on priests being able to bless same-sex couples. Fr. Josh Johnson talks about the Litany of Letting Go, a great prayer for not only Advent but all year long.
Bethlehem Myths
Popular Catholic author and pilgrimage leader, Steve Ray, joins us to address popular Bethlehem myths. Joan Lewis is back with the latest news out of the Vatican.
Dr Matthew Bunson on Same Sex Blessing
Dr. Matthew Bunson addressing the news of priests being able to bless same-sex couples. Dr. Scott Hahn on the Grand Getaway 2024 and his book “Catholics in Exile.” Joseph Pearce with “The Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful.”
Guest: Fr. Joseph Thomas
Fr. Joseph Thomas, Chaplain at Mercer House in Princeton, New Jersey talks about Vatican II’s Decree on the Mass Media, 60 Years Later. Then Gail Buckley Barringer give the Bible Verse of the Week
Wisdom from Women in Scripture
EWTN’s Doug Keck joins us with news of special programming on the network. Teresa’s Fact Check Friday segment. Kelly Wahlquist tells us about “Wisdom from Women in Scripture.”
Review of movie WISH
Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. discusses a study that says teens are more likely to be mentally healthy if they have Conservative parents. Dr. Barbara Nicolosi reviews Disney’s new movie, “Wish.”
Anthony Coniglio on music reflections for the season
Anthony Coniglio - EWTN program of music and reflections airing during Advent and Christmas Then Michele Bowe, President of the Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation and the Order of Malta’s Ambassador to Palestine on how the war is affecting the birthplace of Jesus.
Guadalupe and the Flower World Prophecy
Fr. Eugene O’Donnell is joined by Ken & Signe Castel to promote a Couple Prayer series taking place in Irving, TX in January. Joseph and Monique González tell us about “Guadalupe and the Flower World Prophecy.”
Pro-life battles in Pennsylvania.
Kevin Bagatta updates us on the pro-life battles happening in Pennsylvania. Fr. John Riccardo talks the 2024 Grand Getaway, Acts XXIX and other news!
Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. discusses the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J. discusses the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Mark Hartfiel from Paradisus Dei is back to remind us about the “Mysteries of the Rosary” series.
Dr. Monica Miller
Dr. Monica Miller joins us to talk about Pope Francis asking theologians to help ‘de-masculinize’ the church. Katie Daniel on the Biden administration aiming to cut pregnancy centers’ family assistance funds.
Marriage and the Holidays
Greg & Julie Alexander are here to help make sure your marriage isn’t neglected in the chaos of the holidays. Joan Lewis joins us for the latest news out of the Vatican.
A New NFP Program
Katie Zulanas from the Couple to Couple League announces their new NFP program for young couples. Lori Windham tells us of a Catholic parish in Michigan fighting to protect its religious mission. Gail Buckley Barringer has our weekly Bible verse.