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We are back for another week of the latest behind-the-scenes stories directly from the Vatican. Here are just some of the stories that I have for you on tonight’s show: The pope’s inner circle known as “the C9” just got smaller, and I’ll tell you why. 2019 is shaping up to be a very busy ...read more
On Tuesday, the Vatican released the Holy Father’s official Message for the Celebration of the 52nd World Day of Peace. In his words, Pope Francis called for politicians and leaders to always exercise their role of service for the good of others, saying that “good politics is at the service of peace.” Here are the ...read more
Read the full text of the Message of the Holy Father for the 52nd Day World Peace, celebrated on January 1, 2019 on the theme: Good politics is at the service of Peace. ...read more
Happy Birthday, Pope Francis! The Holy Father turns 82 years old today and celebrated over the weekend by meeting with a group of volunteers, doctors, nurses, and families connected with the Santa Marta Dispensary, a pediatric clinic within the Vatican. Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: Pope ...read more
Bad things happen: war, persecution. People are displaced, and they have to wait for things to get better. But this is not forever. There is hope. ...read more
We’ve heard of the Magisterium of the Church but the Magisterium of the People? This week, Sebastian Gomes tells us about his new film of that title, and we learn about babies being born in Bethlehem. Emilie has our news; Billy has a question for Dummies, and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Rita West, who is part of ...read more
In this Advent reflection, Fr. Matt Gworek explores how the "dark night of the soul" of St. John of Cross relates to the coming of the Light at Christmas. ...read more
Read about the new musical airing on Salt and Light TV during December: St. Joseph Freinademetz - The First Saint to Ever Serve in Hong Kong. ...read more
The pope has released three of the eldest cardinals from the duties of the C9 advisory group. At this point, there are no immediate plans to add new members to his inner circle formed to help reform the Curia. Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: Vatican Press Office ...read more
Fr. Matt Gworek reflects on the life of St. Lucy, a uniquely Swedish way of celebrating her feast day, and what lessons this feast holds for us at Advent. ...read more