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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
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis in his weekly General Audience, speaks of the pain of parents who lose a child; he also prays for victims of the prison riot in Brazil. Paul Ryan is re-elected as Speaker of the House of Representatives in the U.S. and Calgary has a new Bishop. ...read more
On this last of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie look forward to 2017. ...read more
This week, I’m taking a break from Deacon-structing and instead giving you my best shot at a summary of 2016: As seen from the SLHour radio desk, with many of the artists that we featured on the program this year. On this special New Years edition of the SLHour, we revisit all the new albums ...read more
On this part 4 of 5, Deacon Pedro, Sebastian and Emilie remember the highlights of 2016. ...read more