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Cardinal Wuerl’s Pastoral Plan (3/10/2018)

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, D.C., has issued a plan to implement Pope Francis’ exhortation on the family, Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). What was in the plan, and what impact will it have on the controversy surrounding...

Church of the Holy Sepulchre and New Vatican Letter (3/3/2018)

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem was closed for three days this week by Christian leaders to protest Israeli plans to tax and even seize Christian property. We talk to someone who was just there and saw the closing of the doors. And...

The Opioid Epidemic (2/24/2018)

How is the Church responding to the opioid epidemic in the United States? One community has taken a unique approach. Register senior editor Joan Desmond joins us with the story. And then Register writer Peter Jesserer Smith gives his insight into...

5 Years After Benedict XVI’s Resignation (2/17/2018)

Five years ago, Pope Benedict XVI shocked the entire world with his announcement that he was resigning the papacy. This week on Register Radio, we look back on the resignation and explore what it has meant for the Church. We are joined by regular...

China Controversy and Starting Lent (2/10/2018)

The Catholic Church in China remains very much in the news as controversy surrounds the Vatican effort to find a a diplomatic breakthrough with the Communist government. What are the risks of such a deal? We talk to Register contributor Reggie...

Catholic Church in China (2/3/2018)

The Catholic Church in China is in the news as the Vatican reaches for a diplomatic breakthrough with the Communist government. But has the Vatican surrendered too much for a deal? This week on Register Radio, we talk about China with Register...

March for Life Review (1/27/2018)

The Pro-Life cause marked the 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade with its annual March on Washington, DC, and this year, President Trump took part by video link. This week on Register Radio, we talk to Register Managing Editor Tom Wehner for a full...

Holy Life Hacks and the Pope’s 2018 Agenda (1/6/2018)

2018 has arrived, and Pope Francis’ schedule is filling up. What’s on his agenda this year? On Register Radio this week, Edward Pentin gives a preview. Then there are New Year’s resolutions. Will yours help you be holier? Patti Armstrong offers...

The Top Stories of 2017 (12/30/2017)

Join Jeanette DeMelo, Editor in Chief of the National Catholic Register and co-host Matthew Bunson this week as they talk about the top stories of 2017 with writers and reporters from the National Catholic Register.

Father Andrew Apostoli, and the Hidden History of Christmas (12/16/2017)

Father Andrew Apostoli, host of EWTN’s Sunday Night Prime and a founder the Community of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, died this last week after a battle with cancer. We talk with Register staff writer Joseph Pronechen about the humble...