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 Oct. 10 Lisa Beyer, Liz Hoefferle, Dan Johnson, and Janece Rieman
In the second hour, hosts Brad Gray and Jeanine Bitzan first spoke with Lisa Beyer about the pro-life efforts happening in Bemidji, MN in front of the local Planned Parenthood. Brad and Jeanine then visited with Liz Hoefferle and Dan Johnson in the Diocese of Duluth about a great opportunity to learn about the basics of our Catholic faith, through an Adult Faith Formation program beginning in November. Finally, our hosts joined Janece Rieman to talk about ways we can begin to work through the pain of losing a loved one and an opportunity for those in the Diocese of Rapid City to further promote healing.
RPL Hr. 1 Oct. 10 Becky Cote, Jean Weller, and Christie Collins
In the first hour, hosts Brad Gray and Jeanine Bitzan began by speaking with Becky Cote from the Voss Pumpkin Patch in Voss, North Dakota about tips for picking out the best pumpkins for your family. Brad and Jeanine then spoke with Jean Weller about the beauty that awaits you at the House of Mary Shrine near Yankton, SD. Finally, our hosts visited with Christie Collins, Respect Life and Natural Family Planning Coordinator for the Bismarck Diocese, about how her faith journey led her to a greater respect for life and to her current pro-life work. Christie also previewed an upcoming Rachel's Vineyard retreat for those seeking healing after an abortion.
RPL Hr. 2 Oct. 5 Elizabeth Raney, Sunday Gospel Preview, Fall Festival Tour
In the second hour, host Fr. James Gross began by visiting with Elizabeth Raney. She shared her personal story of having an abortion, what life was like for her following the procedure, and how she was able to find healing. Our host then previewed the upcoming Sunday Gospel reading from Matthew. Finally, Fr. Gross continued our Fall Festival Tour, stopping at St. Katherine Church in Braddock, ND.
RPL Hr. 1 Oct. 5 Bob Chance, Sister Ancilla, Josh Gow, Katey Visser, and Isaac Kubalak
In the first hour, host Fr. James Gross talked with Bob Chance about the great opportunities to see the fall colors at Itasca State Park near Park Rapids, MN. He also spoke with Sister M. Ancilla about the beautiful Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Finally, our host visited with Josh Gow, Katey Visser, and Isaac Kubalak from Shanley High School in Fargo about community service and having a positive impact in our local areas.
RPL Hr. 2 Oct. 3 Steve Splonskowski, Joe Miller, and Fall Festival Tour: St. Francis de Sales Church
In the second hour, host Michael Wilde talked with RPR Executive Director Steve Splonskowski about the recent Fall Live Drive. After that, our host visited with Joe Miller, Executive Director of the Magis Center of Reason and Faith, about whether or not science and religion can work together and his upcoming visit for the Diocese of Duluth's Annual Assembly. Finally, we continued our Fall Festival Tour, stopping at St. Francis de Sales Church in Moorhead for their annual Roast Beef Dinner and Fall Festival.