The Relevant Rewind

The Relevant Rewind
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Dec. 8, 2017
December 8th is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, and is a Holy Day of Obligation. But what is the Immaculate Conception and what does it mean in our own lives? Msgr. Stuart Swetland recently sat down with Sheila Liaugminas on A Closer Look to discuss this important dogma of the Catholic Church. The post What is the Immaculate Conception? appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Dec. 6, 2017
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments in the case of Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case involves a Christian baker, Jack Phillips, who declined to create a cake for the wedding of a same-sex couple. The couple claims they are being discriminated against due to their sexual […] The post To Bake, or Not to Bake? appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Dec. 5, 2017
Tis the season … for religious discrimination? That’s what the Archdiocese of Washington is alleging, as the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) rejected its advertisements for their “Find The Perfect Gift” initiative. Despite allowing advertisements for yoga studios and the Salvation Army in the past, the WMATA did not allow the Archdiocese’s advertising because the […] The post War on Christmas? D.C. Metro Blocks Catholic Christmas Ads appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 30, 2017
Earlier this week, North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed off the coast of Japan. North Korea has been steadily advancing its nuclear capabilities – and this latest launch has some urging the U.S. to take military action. Msgr. Stuart Swetland, host of Go Ask Your Father and our Chief Religion Correspondent, sat down […] The post North Korea and the Catholic Just War Doctrine appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 29, 2017
It has been three months since Hurricane Harvey hit Houston – killing at least 91, displacing more than 30,000, and causing nearly $200 billion in damage. The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Houston has been working tirelessly to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey rebuild their lives, walking with them on the long […] The post Helping Hurricane Harvey Victims Find a ‘New Normal’ appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 27, 2017
In the last 100 years, more Christians around the world have been persecuted than at any other time in history. This week, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, the Knights of Columbus, and other Catholic organizations are drawing attention to the suffering of Christians around the world with a Week of Awareness for Persecuted […] The post Week of Awareness for Persecuted Christians appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 20, 2017
Fr. John Clote, Franciscan friar and producer of a documentary series about the life of Blessed Solanus Casey, joins The Drew Mariani Show to talk about the life, legacy, and gifts of Bl. Solanus, who was beatified in Detroit on Saturday, November 18. The post The amazing story of Blessed Solanus Casey appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 15, 2017
Pope Francis recently said at a conference that it is immoral for nations to possess nuclear weapons. Up to now, the Church has appeared to tolerate the possession of nuclear weapons as a means of deterrence, but now Pope Francis has stepped forward and said that the threat of their use and their mere possession […] The post Pope Francis and the Morality of Nuclear Weapons appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 14, 2017
Under current California law, all crisis pregnancy centers are required to provide information about abortion and other services to the women who come to them for help. Pro-life pregnancy centers have challenged this law, and the case will soon make its way all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. Denise Harle, legal counsel at […] The post Can pro-life groups be forced to promote abortion? appeared first on Relevant Radio.
Nov. 10, 2017
The advancement of technology has brought countless benefits to our lives, but when are smart phones too smart for our own good? Fr. Tad Pacholczyk, Director of Education at the National Catholic Bioethics Center, sat down with John Harper of Morning Air® to discuss artificial intelligence, and how we can use it without losing the skills […] The post Are We Too Trusting of Artificial Intelligence? appeared first on Relevant Radio.