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.1 Dec. 28 Carlyss Kurtti, AJ Garcia, and Fr. Joseph Evinger
In the first hour, hosts Andy Shaw and Fr. Michel Mulloy visited with Carlyss Kurtti, Catholic Charities North Dakota Director of Counseling, about New Year's Resolutions. She gave some tips for making resolutions that last longer than a couple of weeks. Our hosts then joined AJ Garcia, the Diocese of Crookston's Director of the Office of New Evangelization and Justice, to talk about how the joy of Christmas can lead to joy in evangelizing. During the last segment, the Diocese of Bismarck's Fr. Joseph Evinger talked about the Feast of the Holy Innocents.
RPL Hr. 2 Dec. 26 Bishop John LeVoir, Fr. Grant Gerlach, and Fr. John Christianson
In the second hour, host Tim Mosser joined the Diocese of New Ulm's Bishop John LeVoir to talk about the Church's first martyr, St. Stephen, and what we can learn from this saint's life. The Diocese of Rapid City's Fr. Grant Gerlach then led us in a meditation on Jesus' birth and gave us a first look at this year's Men in Black Basketball Game, featuring the priests of the Diocese and the St. Thomas More High School students. Finally, the Diocese of Crookston's Fr. John Christianson previewed the Gospel reading for the Feast of the Holy Family.
RPL Hr. 1 Dec. 26 Chris Fink, Fr. Jayson Miller, Kevin Lorsung, and Bubba Schweigert
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser visited with Chris Fink about ice fishing and why he thinks it's a great activity for dads and their sons to try. Tim then spoke with the Diocese of Fargo's Fr. Jayson Miller and seminarian Kevin Lorsung about this year's Collar Classic basketball game. Finally, our host joined Bubba Schweigert, University of North Dakota Head Football Coach, for a recap of this year's season and a preview of the next.
RPL Hr. 2 Jim Kinyon, Tracy Palecek, and Dr. Jay Hershberger
In the second hour, host Fr. James Gross joined Jim Kinyon and Tracy Palecek of Catholic Social Services in Rapid City who shared how a vision called the Prosperity Initiative helps take their pro-life mission to the next level. Choir Director at St. Mary's Cathedral in Fargo, Dr. Jay Hershberger, spoke about the beauty of Christmas music, and what we'll experience at Mass during the Christmas season.
RPL Hr.1 Dec 21 Fr. Joel Hastings, Anisabel Palma, Fr. Paul Kuhn, and Andrew Meyer
In the first hour, host Fr. James Gross visited with the Diocese of Duluth's Fr. Joel Hastings about the unique opportunity we have this year to attend Mass on the Fourth Sunday of Advent and then celebrate Christmas with Mass the very next day. He also discussed Hispanic Christmas traditions with Anisabel Palma. Fr. Paul Kuhn, one of the newest additions to the priests' team, and seminarian Andrew Meyer, provided some insights into the big game as they preview this year's Collar Classic.