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What’s Good in Hollywood Special Edition!


This week on a special edition of the SLHour we focus on that alluring world of Hollywood. Our Hollywood Undercover Missionary, Mark Matthews has been reporting on the good that’s happening in that town for several years now. This week we remember the good in Hollywood, with Mark Matthews.

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Church for Dummies Special Edition!

This week on a special edition of the SLHour we focus on Dummies. For the last couple of years we’ve been airing segments with Billy Chan that hope to make our Faith a bit more hands-on, trying to answer questions that you all have, in a simple way. This week we learn some basics of our Faith in a SLHour-Church for Dummies Special.

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Defying Gravity


How do you lift your family from death into life? In his book, Defying Gravity, radio host Joe Sikorra describes how he and his family did it. This week, he tells us. Billy Chan has a question about papal documents. Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB has a reflection for the 6th Sunday in Easter, and we meet singer/songwriter Kyle Sinkule.

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The Sikorra Family Story:

And a song Joe Sikorra wrote for his son John:

From Allyson Kenny’s news items:
More information on the Motion to have Pope Francis come to apologize in Canada.
CCCB statement on Residential School Apology

Catholic Central


How do you make faith central to your life? This week, Libby Slater tells us about the new Family Theater Productions web-series Catholic Central. Sr. Marie-Paul Curley has the Windows to the Soul to a new romantic comedy; Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB offers a reflection for the 5th Sunday in Easter and we meet singing/songwriting married duo, The Mosleys.

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From Emilie:
Pope says he made mistakes over Chile abuse crisis
Toronto’s Cardinal Collins’ statement regarding Van Attack

Perfectly Human


How comfortable are you around people with disabilities? This week Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph Dutkowsky talks to us about his lifelong passion and his book, Perfectly Human; Gillian Kantor learns something new from her kids; Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB gives us a reflection for the fourth Sunday of Easter and we meet singer/songwriter, John Finch and listen to his debut album, Wildfire.

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A dream workshop with the New York City Ballet:

From Emilie:
CCCB statement on Residential School Apology

CCCB Statement regarding Development and Peace

Mother Bruyere one step closer to Sainthood

Gaudete et Exsultate!

We’re all called to holiness? This week, Salt and Light’s Allyson Kenny explains the Pope’s new exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate; Emilie has the news; Billy has a question about relics on Church for Dummies, Mark Matthews gives us tips on making a first feature film in what’s good in Hollywood and we speak with Sarah Hart who has a new album, Sacrament.

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More on Gaudete et Exsultate

From Mark Matthews:
Watch The Extrovert

Listen to Sarah Hart’s other interviews on the SLHour:
May 14, 2016
June 29, 2013
November 23, 2013
Christmas Special 2011
January 29, 2011 
June 26, 2009

The Dating Project


What ever happened to dating? This week Megan Harrington tells us about all about her new documentary, The Dating Project. Emilie gives us the weekly news; Billy Chan has another question for Dummies and the Luke Spehar has a new album, The Pilgrim.

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From Emilie:
Why did Pope say he cannot apologise to Indigenous People of Canada

Listen to Luke Spehar’s first time on the SLHour on our October 11, 2014 show.

St. Paul, A Woman’s Voice and Youth on our Easter Edition!


Join us for a special Easter edition of the SLHour: Mark Matthews tells us what he’s learned from Sci-Fi and Sr. Marie Paul Curley has an Easter Windows to the Soul also, Emilie gives us the highlights of the pre-synod on youth and Gillian Kantor tells us about her new documentary A Woman’s Voice; We also speak with Eric Groth, producer of the film Paul, Apostle of Christ and we listen to music by Cooper Ray, Out of Darkness and Matt Maher.

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From Emilie:
Information on the Synod on Youth
Also go to the Vatican’s Synod on Youth page.

Listen to Matt Maher’s last time on the SLHour on our October 20, 2017 show.

Listen to Cooper Ray’s last time on the SLHour on our November 11, 2017 show.

Lori Ubowski from Out of Darkness speaking about Set A Fire on our March 24, 2018 show.

Made For Love


Do gay people have a place in the Catholic Church? This week Fr. Mike Schmitz says that not only are they welcome but they belong there because we are made for love; Gillian Kantor learns something new from her kids about praising God during Lent; Billy Chan has Palm Sunday questions for Dummies and we reconnect with Adam and Lori Ubowski of Out of Darkness, who have a new album, Where You Are.

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From Emilie:
Information on the Synod on Youth
Also go to the Vatican’s Synod on Youth page.

Last time Out of Darkness was on the show:
May 24, 2014

From Star Wars to Superman


What do Luke Skywalker, Superman and Jesus have in common? This week we speak with author Jim Papandrea about Christ figures in science fiction. Billy Chan has a ‘confession’ to make for Dummies, Mark Matthews tells us about two new exciting projects cooking in the Hollywood oven and we speak with beloved liturgical composer, Bob Hurd about Laudato Sii and caring for our common home.

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From Emilie:
Information on the Synod on Youth
Also go to the Vatican’s Synod on Youth page.

From Mark:
The Dating Project
And don’t just pray for the Roe v. Wade movie, you can support the campaign to get the movie made here.