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Today on Perspectives, the Holy Father continues his catechesis on Christian Hope, he accepts the resignation of the Grand Master of the Knights of Malta and presides at Vespers to conclude the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. Also, Congolese bishops express concern regarding the peace deal and Filipino Cardinal speaks in Toronto about dialogue ...read more
Last week we looked at the figure of the devil and why the Church teaches that Lucifer was an archangel created by God, who rebelled. There are many names for the devil. You may have heard Satan, Lucifer, Beelzebub and Diabolos. He is also referred to as Belial, Prince of Darkness, Prince of demons, Angel of ...read more
This week, on a special edition of the SLHour, we speak with author Chris Stepien about how to live life to the fullest and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Mags. Producer David Naglieri tells us about the latest Knights of Columbus films and John Michael Talbot has a new album. Email us your comments or send ...read more
Today, Pope Francis continues his catechesis on hope; thousands gather in New York for a weekend festival; a group of bishops from Europe and North America visit the Holy Land on 50th anniversary of the occupation of Palestine and the week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins. ...read more
Recently someone asked me to deacon-struct Exorcisms. They had read an article in the Telegraph and were curious about the whole thing. I remembered a few years ago someone asked me why Pope Francis kept mentioning the devil, as if the devil actually existed. (Fr. Rosica wrote about it at the time: Why in the devil does Pope ...read more
Is the Spirit calling you to discipleship or to Religious Life? This week we re-broadcast a special SLHour: Our host, Deacon Pedro moderates a discussion with a panel of young religious and young Catholics who are discerning their vocation. This program was taped LIVE at the National Religious Vocation Conference convocation in Kansas City on October 30, ...read more
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis explains the difference between authentic hope and false hope; Venezuelan bishop denounces desperate situation; Marchers in Chicago protest 2016 murder rate and the Office of Migrants and Refugees begins a new Media Campaign. ...read more
Yesterday, as our Eastern Catholic brothers and Sisters celebrated Christmas, I was reminded of one of the most meaningful messages of Christmas: Emmanuel – God with us. Since I was a little child, I’ve known this. I always knew the meaning of the name Emmanuel, because that is my middle name: Pedro Emmanuel Guevara-Mann. At ...read more
Last week we ended the year by featuring artists who released new albums in 2016. This week, let’s revisit new albums released by Catholic artists in 2015 and featured on the SLHour. Tune in for some of the best songs of 2015, featuring , Michael James Mette, Chris Bray, Mikey Needleman, WAL, Joe Miralles, Trevor ...read more
2016 has come and gone and so it’s time for our year-end-review. What are the highlights of this past year? What stands out the most in your mind? What’s your favourite Pope Francis moment? Join Deacon Pedro and our year-in review panel, Sebastian Gomes and Emilie Callan as they look at the Church in the ...read more