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 March 14 Fr. Jason Signalness, Fr. Peter Anderl, Fr. James Cheney, and Larry Richard
In the second hour, Msgr. Schumacher first spoke with Fr. Jason Signalness about why Catholics do not eat meat on Fridays during Lent. Our host then spoke with Fr. Peter Anderl about the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima. Monsignor also spoke with Fr. James Cheney and Larry Richard about the upcoming Cardinal Muench Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser at St. Paul's Newman Center in Fargo.
RPL Hr. 1 March 14 Jennifer Anderson, Jacques Daniel, and Jay Wickham
In the first hour, host Msgr. Patrick Schumacher spoke with Jennifer Anderson, Clinical Therapist with Catholic Charities North Dakota, about mindfulness from a Catholic perspective. He also spoke with Jacques Daniel and Jay Wickham about St. Joseph and this year's JourneyMen Men's Conference in the Diocese of Rapid City.
RPL Hr. 2 March 7 Bishop Paul Sirba, Colleen Carroll Campbell, and Made for Greatness Men's Segment
In the second hour, our hosts began by speaking with Bishop Paul Sirba of the Diocese of Duluth about the upcoming Catholics at the Capitol event and the plan to unify the Duluth Area Catholic Schools. Brad and Jeanine then spoke with Colleen Carroll Campbell about the upcoming Redeemed Beloved Daughter Women's Conference in the Diocese of Fargo. In the last 20 minutes, we continued our "Made for Greatness" Men's Segment with Msgr. Gregory Schlesselmann, host Brad Gray, and Steve Splonskowski, discussing the ways men are called to express their fatherhood.
RPL Hr. 1 March 7 Panel Discussion: Faith and Finances
In the first hour, hosts Brad Gray and Jeanine Bitzan spoke with Pat Dolan of Knights of Columbus Insurance in Fargo and JD Henderson of Catholic United Financial in Rapid City during our second Faith and Finances Panel Discussion. Pat and JD provided practical advice on topics including taxes, retirement planning, and life insurance.
RPL Hr. 2 February 28 Fr. John Paul Gardner, Msgr. Gregory Schlesselmann, Msgr. Michael Woster, and Kristin Thompson
In the second hour, Fr. Vasek continued our Lenten segments by talking with Fr. John Paul Gardner of the Diocese of Bismarck about the Stations of the Cross. He then spoke with Msgr. Gregory Schlesselmann about the new radio spots we introduced to the airwaves called: "2-Minute Lectio", focusing on how this form of prayer, even for two minutes, can lead you closer to God. During the last segment, our host spoke with Msgr. Michael Woster and Kristin Thompson about the upcoming groundbreaking ceremony and celebration event for the new Newman Center at Black Hills State University in Rapid City.