Real Presence Live
We bring you local hosts and guests from across the diocese of Fargo, Bismarck, Crookston, Rapid City, Duluth, Superior, New Ulm, Sioux Falls, Winona-Rochester, and Cheyenne.
Most Recent Episodes
RPL Hr. 2 Feb. 20 Fr. Chuck Huck, Judy Mattson, Fr. William Slattery, and Chris Motz
In the second hour, host Fr. Brian Gross joined Fr. Chuck Huck and Judy Mattson to talk about their recent pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Fr. Gross then visited with the Diocese of Fargo's Fr. William Slattery about his priesthood, the sacrament of Confession, and the upcoming Theology on Tap event he'll be speaking at. Finally, our host spoke with Chris Motz of the South Dakota Catholic Conference about two important pro-life bills that could be coming up soon for a vote.
RPL Hr. 1 Feb. 20 Bishop David Kagan and Shelly Preszler
In the first hour, host Fr. Brian Gross visited with the Diocese of Bismarck's Bishop David Kagan about the upcoming event in Bismarck featuring the relics of St. Padre Pio. Bishop also talked about if Sundays count as days where we continue our Lenten penances. Fr. Gross also spoke with Shelly Preszler about how her struggles in faith drew her closer to God.
RPL Hr. 2 Feb. 15 Sr. Mary Madeline, Bill White, Jack White, Lily Zimprich, and Dwight Richter
In the second hour, host Fr. James Gross joined Sr. Mary Madeline, keynote speaker at the upcoming Decora retreat in Fargo, to talk about true femininity. Fr. Gross then visited with Bill White, Jack White, and Lily Zimprich from Sacred Heart School in East Grand Forks, MN. The three students shared their excitement for winning this year's Know Your Faith Competition. Finally, our host previewed the upcoming Lenten Fish Fries in Williston, ND as he spoke with Dwight Richter.
RPL Hr. 1 Feb. 15 Jason Adkins, Jen Messing, David Elkjer, and Richard Rangel
In the first hour, host Fr. James Gross discussed this year's MN State Legislative Session with Jason Adkins, Executive Director of the Minnesota Catholic Conference. Fr. Gross then visited with Jen Messing, founder of Into the Deep, about the question of identity and the unique outdoor retreat opportunities available to help us understand who we are and what our purpose is. Finally, our host joined David Elkjer and Richard Rangel to share stories about a movement called Cursillo.
RPL Hr. 2 Feb. 13 Fr. Don Braukmann, Fr. Michael Garry, and Deacon Clarence and Betty Vetter
In the second hour, hosts Fr. Richard Kunst and Fr. Ryan Moravitz visited with the Diocese of Crookston's Fr. Don Braukmann, who was recently diagnosed with ALS. Fr. Braukmann talked about living with ALS and how he's trusting God with what comes next. Fr. Kunst and Fr. Moravitz then spoke with the Diocese of Duluth's Fr. Michael Garry about the real St. Valentine. And after reflecting on St. Valentine, our hosts took a look at the loving and romantic side of St. Valentine's Day as they visited with Deacon Clarence and Betty Vetter about their 46 years of marriage.