Catholic Church

March 13, 2014

Reflections on One-Year Anniversary of Pope Francis’ Leadership of the Catholic Church

March 13, 2014 - Segment 2 - On this one-year anniversary of Pope Francis' leadership of the Catholic Church, we will talk about what impact his papacy has made.
August 2, 2013

Weekly Roundup: Leakers & National Security, The Pope On Gay Marriage, and Israel/Palestine Peace Talks

August 2, 2013 - Segment 1 - On this morning's weekly roundtable on national news headlines we discuss a range of topics including new NSA revelations, the Bradley Manning trial verdict, the Pope's stance on gay marriage and homosexuality, and peace talks between Israel and Palestine.
March 13, 2013

White Smoke Brings Pope Francis From Buenos Aires

March 13, 2013 - Segment 4 - We talk to Sister Mary Aquin O'Neill, Sister of Mercy, theologian, and co-founder of Mount Saint Agnes Theological Center for Women, about the newly elected Pope Francis, Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Buenos Aries, Argentina.
February 12, 2013

Pope Benedict XVI Resigns

February 12, 2013 - Segment 1 - We discuss yesterday's announcement by Pope Benedict XVI that he would be resigning from the papacy, citing a deterioration in "strength of mind and body." He is the first pope to resign in six centuries. We will examine what his resignation means for the Catholic Church and the world, as well as speculate upon who might be elected next.
January 2, 2013

January 2, 2013 – Hour 1

We speak with religious, ethical, and philosophical thinkers about violence in our country. Why is violence so omnipresent in our daily lives? Is the United States an exceptionally violent nation? What does it mean to create a more humane and just society?  Can it be done?  And how do we do it here? Our guests include

November 27, 2012

November 27, 2012 – Hour 2



October 3, 2012

October 3, 2012 – Segment 1

Hear a compelling conversation with East Baltimore community members and activists, about the joint development project between Johns Hopkins Hospital and East Baltimore Development, Inc. (EBDI), that has been encroaching upon their neighborhood for the past decade.

March 17, 2011

March 17, 2011 – Hour 1

It's been a big week in international and national news.  So many events have captured the attention of our country, from the earthquake and resulting nuclear crisis in Japan, to ongoing turmoil in Libya and Bahrain, to budget cuts at home, and workers struggling to organize.  Today on the show we take a look at how all of these stories offer an opportunity to challenge and define American id

April 13, 2010

April 13, 2010 – Segment 3

We sit down with leaders from the Immigration Outreach Service Center (IOSC)  at St. Matthew Catholic Church, which assists immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers here in Baltimore.  They are celebrating their 10th anniversery on Monday, April 26th at Gertrude’s Restaurant at the Baltimore Museum of Art.  Joining us were:

April 6, 2010

April 6 2010 segment 1

In the wake of the abuse scandals shaking the Catholic Church, we sit down to discuss how the church can move forward, and some radical visions for its future. 
Our guests are:
August 25, 2009

August 25, 2009 – Hour 1