Interviews, features and reviews focusing on a variety of subjects in the national and international life of the Catholic Church.
By Fr. Gale Hammerschmidt
By St. Mary's Catholic Center
By Jim Thorndill
By Daryl Hitt
By Jacob Hoback & Fr. Mark Moore
July 7, 2017
Bishop Paul Mason talks about a hard working group of people who are often invisible - those who work long days at sea bringing food and goods to our ports.
July 6, 2017
Seafarers spend long periods of time at sea – sometimes working in very tough conditions. Roy is a Filipino seafarer who tells us what life's like on-board.
Jan. 27, 2017
In today's 'Catholic News' podcast we speak to one of our newest bishops - a man who is the lead bishop here at the Bishops' Conference for Heath and Social Care. Bishop Paul Mason, an auxilary Bishop of Southwark, joins us in the studio for the first time.
Jan. 10, 2017
Today's 'Catholic News' podcast sees us head east to Jerusalem and the Holy Land but not to talk about Israelis, Palestinians or the turmoil of conflict and disagreement. We're joined by our expert on the MENA region, Dr Harry Hagopian, to discuss a Christian community that punches above its weight in the lands of Christ - the Armenian Orthodox Church.
Dec. 16, 2016
For Today's 'Catholic News' podcast we welcome a special guest into the studio - the Eparch of the newly-erected Syro-Malabar Eparchy of Great Britain, Mar Joseph Srampickal.
Dec. 7, 2016
Bishop Alan Hopes, Bishop of East Anglia and Chair of our Liturgy Committee, joins us in the studio for an interview on a new document titled 'The Place of Silence' looking at moments of silence and contemplation in our worship.
Dec. 5, 2016
Dr Harry Hagopian, our consultant on the Middle East North African region, travelled down to Bristol to speak to Bishop Declan Lang, Bishop of Clifton and Chair of our International Affairs department about life in the Holy Land and surrounding countries this Christmas.
Sept. 30, 2016
This podcast focuses on Christian unity as Bishop Mark O'Toole, Catholic Bishop of Plymouth, joins his Anglican regional counterpart the Rt Revd Tim Thornton, Bishop of Truro, in Canterbury for the first leg of a pilgrimage of dialogue from Canterbury to Rome.
May 24, 2016
Cris Gangemi, one of the bishops' disability advisers, joins us for today's 'Catholic News' podcast to looking at the important conference 'Living Fully 2016: Exploring Disability, Theology, Practice and Culture'.
April 29, 2016
With the Jewish festival of Passover ending on 30 April, we're discussing the concept of mercy - and indeed that of a merciful God - with two Jewish rabbis from different confessions.