Year: 2016

September 25 — Humanity Is Losing Its Bearings

Renewal Ministries' VP of Missions Peter Herbeck talks about the fundamental disorientation that is affecting the most basic aspects of human life.

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September 18 — Let the Fire Fall: Worldwide Priests' Retreat, Rome

Patti shares about her appearance at the 3rd Annual Worldwide Retreat for Priests in Rome, June 2015, and Pope Francis’ exhortation in his appearance. 

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September 11 — The New Evangelization - Why Bother?

A selection from Ralph’s talk to the National Council of Catholic Women in September of 2014, addressing the need for proper understanding of the urgency of the Gospel. 

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September 4 — A God of Surprises

Fr. MathiasThelen reflects on his surprising vocation, from the midst of a very worldly life. 

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August 28 — A Severe Pruning

Our hosts discuss Catholic radio personality Al Kresta’s presentation at the 2015 Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toronto, on how he dealt with severe complications of a serious illness. 

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August 21 — Do You Know Who You Are?

Ralph and Peter discuss Peter’s presentation at the 2014 Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toledo, OH, on our identity in Christ.

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August 14 — Stand or Fall

Rob Muise, a former Marine and now a lawyer and co-founder of the American Freedom Law Center, discusses issues with religious liberty and freedom of speech.

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August 7 — The Price of Faithfulness

Fr. James Mallon tells the story of how his parish has been revitalized and the price paid to get there.

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July 31 — On the Front Lines at the U.N.

Rebecca Oas shares about her work for C-FAM, an organization dedicated to speaking up for life and family at the U.N.

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July 24 — A Jewish Atheist Finds Christ and the Church

Dr. Feingold speaks of his own remarkable spiritual journey and how God used beauty to lead him to faith. 

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July 17 — Helping a Suffering People

Bishop Francis Kalabat relates the story of his own conversion and how he and his fellow Chaldean Catholics are helping the people of Iraq. 

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July 10 — Going Deep With God

Dan Burke, founder of the Avila Institute, explains the path to intimacy with God.

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July 3 — Dark Passages

Dr. Mark Giszczak discusses his book "Light on the Dark Passages of Scripture" in which he talks about how to understand some of the more controversial parts of Scripture.

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June 26 — Marriage in the Crosshairs

Fr. Riccardo explains what Christ and the Church teach about sexuality and marriage - and why.

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June 19 — Entrusted With Sorrows

Johnnette Benkovic shares about deep sorrows in her own life and how she has grown closer to God through them. 

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June 12 — Women of Grace

Women’s ministry leader and TV show host Johnnette Benkovic speaks about her own conversion experience and her organization “Women of Grace”. 

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June 5 — The Joy of the Gospel

Recently ordained Bishop Christian Riesbeck on the richness of life in The Companions of the Cross and his journey to being a bishop.

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May 29 — Life Is Short

Our hosts discuss Peter's presentation at the Life Jesus Higher Rally in Toledo, in the fall of 2014.

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May 22 — Hope for a Dying City

Bishop Mike Byrnes describes how renewal is coming to Detroit, MI in the midst of great hardship.

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May 15 — Who Is Sitting Next To You?

Patti Mansfield and Peter wonder if we're prepared for unexpected opportunities to share our faith.

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May 8 — Creative Evangelism

Dcn. Ralph Poyo talks about his ministry to help parishes embrace mission and discipleship.

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May 1 — Building on the Rock

At the 2015 Renewal Ministries Gathering, Ralph Martin talks about the need to root our faith in God's revelation to us in the Scriptures.

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April 24 — A Natural Outcome

Pro-life activist Lila Rose shares with Peter the story of her journey to the Catholic Church. 

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April 17 — Two Roads

A discussion of Ralph’s presentation at the 2015 Renewal Ministries Gathering (Part 1) describing the great choice that confronts every person

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April 10 — "The Hour of the Laity Has Struck"

Fr. Riccardo tells the story of how his parish has been has been transformed by the active involvement of the laity.

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April 3 — Trust in the Lord With All Your Heart

Peter Herbeck, VP of Missions for Renewal Ministries, speaks at the 2015 Lift Jesus Higher Rally on what it means to truly trust God.

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March 27 — Clarifying Confusion

Msgr. Charles Pope brings his incisive mind to the confusion afflicting much of the Church today.

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February 28 — Do Not Be Discouraged - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss overcoming discouragement in our spiritual journey.

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February 21 — Pentecost Is For Everybody - Ralph and Peter

In June of 2014, Ralph Martin was in Rome, addressing the Convocation of Renewal in a sports stadium filled with 50,000 people, and attended the following day by Pope Francis!  He talks here about the New Pentecost occurring in our own time.

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February 14 — The Holy Spirit Impels Us To Evangelize - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Lavinia Spirito's presentation at the 2014 Renewal Ministries Gathering.

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February 7 — Journey of a Priest - Fr. Eduardo Montemayor

Fr. Eduardo Montemayor talks with Peter about his path to becoming a priest and his work in evangelism.

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Joseph Summers talks with Ralph about the inspiring work of the Family Missions Company to spread the Gospel.

January 31 — To the Ends of the Earth - Joseph Summers

Joseph Summers talks with Ralph about the inspiring work of the Family Missions Company to spread the Gospel around the world.

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Ralph and Peter discuss the need for empowerment by the Holy Spirit for holiness and mission.

January 24 — Clothed In Power - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss the need for empowerment by the Holy Spirit for holiness and mission.

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January 17 — Taking Mercy to the Streets - Eric Mahl

Former NFL linebacker Eric Mahl shares his conversion story and how he is bringing God's mercy to the needy.

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January 10 — Everyday Saints - Dr. John Wood

Dr. John Wood talks with Ralph about the call of each of us to become the saints God wants us to be.

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January 3 — Bringing New Life to Your Parish - Msgr. Charles Pope

Msgr. Charles Pope discusses revitalizing his parish, and his new book, "The Ten Commandments".

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Year: 2015

December 27 — Spiritual Armor - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Ralph's presentation at the Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toronto in 2014, Part 3.

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December 20 — The Son of God Became the Son of Man - Dr. Dan Keating

Dr. Dan Keating joins Ralph to disucss the implications of the Incarnation - our call to participate in the very life of God.

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December 13 — A Family for All Seasons - Chris and Emily Burak

The Buraks share how they built a strong family life and how they're dealing with Chris' illness.

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December 6 — Fruitfulness in Battle - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Ralph's presentation at the 2014 Renewal Ministries Gathering, Part 3.

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November 29 — The Two Shall Be One - Patti Mansfield

Patti Mansfield joins Ralph to discuss marriage with Christ at the center.

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November 22 — Leaving the Darkness Behind - Cynthia Rutherford

Cyntia Rutherford relates how God delivered her from addiction to drugs and alcohol.

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November 15 — The Final Confrontation - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Ralph's presentation at the 2014 Renewal Ministries Gathering, where Ralph talked about a prophetic warning from Pope John Paul II.

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November 8 — Evangelism for Everyone - Dan and Caroline Dirkes

Dan and Caroline Dirkes share about how God has worked in their lives and how He is using them to bring the renewal in the Spirit to whole parishes.

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November 1 — Mission: Our Deepest Identity - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Ralph's Lavinia Spirito's presentation at the 2014 Renewal Ministries Gathering and Pope Francis' comments on a "missionary option".

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October 25 — God Hears the Cry of the Poor - Monica Pope

Monica Pope shares her deeply moving conversion story and her love for catechizing, including those "specially-abled".

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October 18 — Mercy, Truth and Deception - Ralph & Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Ralph's presentation at the Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toronto in June 2014, in which Ralph talks about the danger of deception in our understanding of mercy.

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October 11 — Free to Really Be Me! - Robin Beck

Robin Beck shares about her journey out of a homosexual lifestyle and into the Catholic Church.

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October 4 — Our Response to the War - Ralph & Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Part 1 of Ralph's presentation at the Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toronto, March 2014.

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September 27 — The Hope That Does Not Disappoint - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss true hope and how it can impact our lives.

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September 20 — Mandate From Pope Francis - Patti Mansfield

Patti and Ralph talk about baptism in the Holy Spirit and Pope Francis' remarks concerning it at the Convocation of Renewal in Rome, June 2014.

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September 13 — A Second Chance for the Church - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter discuss Ralph's presentation at the 2014 Renewal Ministries Gathering - Part 1.

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September 6 — The Truth About Human Sexuality - Pam Stenzel

Popular youth speaker Pam Stenzel discusses her work sharing the truth about human sexuality and marriage with teens across the country.

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February 22 — Encountering Jesus - Fr. John Riccardo

Fr. John Riccardo looks back on his decision to become a priest and the beauty and power of encountering Jesus.

February 15 — New Leaven - Dcn. Bob Ervin

Dcn. Bob Ervin recounts God's call to become a disciple and highlights the ministry of New Leaven.

February 8 — All4Him - Mary Bielski

Mary Bielski talks about her journey as a national youth speaker and spreading the Gospel through he ministry All4Him.

February 1 — Putting On the Armor of God - Ralph and Peter

Ralph and Peter comment on the annual Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toronto (2013) and discuss the importance of putting on the armor of God.

January 25 — Generation for Christ - Joey McCoy

Joey McCoy joins Ralph to share his testimony and highlight i.d.9:16, Renewal Ministries outreach to young adults.

January 18 — Bringing Catholics Home - Tom Peterson

Tom Peterson joins Peter to highlight the profound work of his two media apostolates: Catholics Come Home and Virtue Media.

January 11 — On Location With Dr. Kreeft: What Is Marriage?

Peter Herbeck goes on location with Dr. Peter Kreeft to discuss the meaning of marriage in Part 3 of this three-part special.

January 4 — Christ in the City - Dr. Jonathan Reyes

Peter is joined by Dr. Jonathan Reyes who shares about his service with the USCCB and the outreach Christ in the City.

Year: 2014

December 28 — Live In Him - Luigj Perkaj

Luigi Perkaj describes the persecution of the Albanian people and his personal encounter with Jesus that led him into evangelism.

December 21 — The Son of God Became the Son of Man - Dr. Dan Keating

Dr. Daniel Keating joins Ralph to discuss how the Incarnation enables our transformation in Christ.

December 14 — Grieving with Hope - Fr. John Riccardo

Fr. John Riccardo joins Ralph to reflect on grieving with hope and praying for those who have gone before us.

December 8 — His Praise Shall Continually Be In My Mouth - Patti Mansfield

Popular guest Patti Mansfield joins Ralph to explain the importance of praising God and how to grow in the practice of praise.

November 30 — On Location With Dr. Kreeft: Truth and the Sexual Revolution

Peter Herbeck goes on location with Dr. Peter Kreeft to discuss the sexual revolution and it's consequences in Part 2 of this 2-part special.

November 23 — Faith That Overcomes the World Part 4 - Ralph & Peter

In Part 4 of a four-part series, Ralph and Peter talk about a dynamic, compelling presentation of the Gospel given at a recent RM Gathering.

November 16 — Faith That Overcomes the World Part 3 - Ralph & Peter

In Part III of a four-part series, Ralph and Peter comment on a recent talk on faith that was given by Ralph at the annual RM Gathering.

November 9 — Faith That Overcomes the World Part 2 - Ralph & Peter

In Part II of a four-part series, Ralph and Peter comment on a recent talk on faith that was given by Ralph at the annual RM Gathering.

November 2 — Faith That Overcomes the World Part 1 - Ralph & Peter

In Part 1 of a four-part series, Ralph and Peter comment on a recent talk on faith the was given by Ralph at a  recent RM gathering.

October 26 — Rebuilt - Tom Corcoran

Tom Corcoran, co-author of Rebuilt, joins Peter to share the Church of the Nativity's journey to revitalize their church community.

October 19 — On Location With Dr. Kreeft: Jesus A Shocking Savior

Peter Herbeck goes on location with Dr. Kreeft to discuss Jesus as a shocking savior in Part 1 of this three part special.

October 12 — Let Your Blood Be upon Us - Patti Mansfield

Drawing on Scripture and the wisdom of saints, Patti joins Ralph to speak about the healing & saving power of Jesus' blood.

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October 5 — Christ in You, the Hope of Glory: Part II - Ralph & Peter

In Part II of II, our hosts comment on a talk about being Christ's witness, which was given by Peter at the annual RM Gathering.

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September 28 — Christ in You, the Hope of Glory: Part I - Ralph & Peter

In Part I of II, our hosts comment on a talk about being Christ's witnesses, which was given by Peter at the annual RM Gathering.

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September 21 — Parish Visitors of Mary Immaculate - Sister Maria Catherine

Sister Maria Catherine, PVMI, joins Ralph to share about her evangelistic order of contemplative missionaries.

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September 14 — Catholicism & New Media - Brandon Vogt

Brandon Vogt joins Ralph to discuss ways of using new media for evangelization and how you can get involved.

www.brandonvogt.com 

 

 

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September 7 — The New Evangelization & Vatican II: Part II - Ralph & Peter

Ralph & Peter comment on the New Evangelization & Vatican II in Part II of this two-part special.

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August 31 — The New Evangelization & Vatican II: Part I - Ralph & Peter

Ralph & Peter reflect on the New Evangelization & Vatican II in Part I of this two-part special.

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August 25 — Maintenance to Mission

Dcn. Mike Thoennes & Mary Hagar share about their personal conversions and how God used them to revitalize their parish.

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February 24 — Slavery to Freedom - Ralph & Peter

Ralph & Peter comment on highlights shown from the annual Lift Jesus Higher Rally in which Ralph teaches on spiritual battle.

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February 17 — The Cross & the Light - Kelly Nieto

Kelly Nieto shares her compelling conversion story and highlights the powerful production "The Cross & the Light."

Please note that this episode is a re-run and the performance dates for 2014 are April 10-13. For tickets and updated show information, please visit www.crossandlight.com.

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February 10 — Discovering Christ - Dave Nodar

Dave Nodar presents his book and 3-part series-Discovering Christ, Following Christ & Sharing Christ-from the ministry ChristLife.

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February 3 — Family Missions Company - Genie Summers

Genie Summers talks about Family Missions Company and the call for every baptized Catholic to proclaim the Gospel.

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January 27 — Go After the Lord - Patrick Brennan

Patrick Brennan shares about his complete surrender to the Lord & the life-changing power of the Holy Spirit.

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January 20 — Live Action - Lila Rose

Lila Rose shares about the work & mission of Live Action, an organization seeking to uncover the evils of the abortion industry.

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January 13 — Taking the Gospel to the Streets - Richard Lane

Richard Lane describes his Catholic conversion, taking the Gospel to the streets & being an evangelist through Qorban Ministries.

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January 6 — You Be the One! - Patti Mansfield

Patti & Ralph consider what it takes to fulfill the mission that God has entrusted to each of us.

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Year: 2013

December 30 — The Lordship of Jesus - Ralph & Peter

Ralph & Peter discuss what it means to live in the power of the Holy Spirit & under the lordship of Jesus.

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December 23 — And the Word Became Flesh - Ralph & Peter

Ralph & Peter revel in the hope that the birth of Christ brings and the fullness of grace revealed in the face of the God-man.

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December 16 — From Conversion to Calcutta - Heidemarie Martin

Heidemarie Martin shares about her conversion to Catholicism, missionary work with CUP & spending 10 weeks in Calcutta serving with the Sisters of Charity.

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December 9 — Discovering the Commandments - Fr. John Riccardo

Fr. John Riccardo joins Ralph in discussing the only way to becoming a disciple - through true conversion & understanding the context of the greatest commandment.

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December 2 — Mary's Meals - Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow

Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow shares the work & vision of Mary's Meals, a ministry that feeds over 770,000 children around the world daily.

www.marysmeals.org

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November 25 — i.d.916 - Pete Burak

Pete Burak joins Peter to share about i.d.916, Renewal Ministries' new outreach to young adults.

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November 18 — Forming Intentional Disciples - Sherry Weddell

Sherry Weddell talks about the Catherine of Siena Institute & her book, Forming Intentional Disciples.

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November 11 — Imparting the Spirit on Campus - Fr. Simon Lobo

Fr. Simon shares about his faith journey, joining the Companions of the Cross & serving as chaplain at Wayne State University.

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November 4 — Will Many Be Saved? - Ralph & Peter

Our hosts discuss Ralph's new book, Will Many Be Saved?, & confirm the teaching of Vatican II to be in harmony with scripture & the Catholic Church.

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October 28 — Sexual Authenticity - Melinda Selmys

Melinda describes her journey from a staunch atheist involved in the gay lifestyle, to a devout Cathoilc wife and mother.

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October 21 — The Father Himself Loves You - Patti Mansfield

Ralph & Patti talk about trusting in the providence of God the Father and how to bring healing into your life with your own father.

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October 14 — The Heart of Discipleship - Fr. John Riccardo

Fr. John Riccardo joins Ralph in discussing the need for Catholic discipleship and what it takes to be a true disciple of Christ.

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October 7 — Choosing Joy - Dan Lord

Dan Lord describes his experience singing in a rock band, his journey back to the Catholic Church & his book, Choosing Joy.

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September 30 — WRAP Yourself in Scripture - Karen Dwyer

Karen Dwyer shares about her faith, her prayer booklet WRAP Yourself in Scripture & her new piece on the book of Esther.

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September 23 — God Wants You Happy - Fr. Jonathan Morris

Fr. Jonathan Morris shares about his book God Wants You Happy, being a parochial vicar & media correspondent in NYC and part of his testimony from the annual Lift Jesus Higher Rally in Toronto.

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September 9 — Sr. Marie de Mandat-Grancey Foundation - Erin von Uffel & Lorraine Fusaro

Erin Uffel & Lorraine Fusaro share about the cause of Sr. Marie de Mandat Grancey, Mary's House in Ephesus and the call to unite Christians & Muslims in peace.

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September 2 — Battle for Freedom - Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson, President of the Thomas More Law Center, addresses the current climate surrounding our religious liberties.

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August 26 — ONE 4 Boston - Fr. Matt Williams & Stephen Colella

March 25 — Life Is in the Son (Easter Programming) - Ralph & Peter

Ralph & Peter examine the state of the human condition & the importance of confessing our sin to accept Christ's gift of eternal life, through His death & resurrection.

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