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. 24 Jason Adkins, Troy Mattern, and Fr. Patrick McConnell
In the second hour, host Tim Mosser spoke with the Minnesota Catholic Conference's Jason Adkins about the cultural crises we face and how to bring God back into the discussion. Jason also gave us an update on the Minnesota legislature. Our host then spoke with Troy Mattern, head football coach at Shanley High School in Fargo, about the importance of building virtue on and off the field and the Deacons' season as the team heads into the playoffs. Finally, the Diocese of Superior's Fr. Patrick McConnell previewed the upcoming Sunday Gospel reading from Matthew, where Jesus talks about the two greatest commandments.
RPL Hr. 1 Oct. 24 Cameron Wolf, Msgr. Thomas Richter, Linda Thorson, and Fr. Charles LaCroix
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser began by talking with Cameron Wolf, Regional Manager for Catholic United Financial in Northwest Minnesota and North Dakota, about the value of having a personal financial portfolio. Tim then visited with the Bismarck Diocese's Msgr. Thomas Richter about fulfilling Jesus' call to discipleship in our lives. Finally, Linda Thorson, Concerned Women for America -- North Dakota State Director, and Fr. Charles LaCroix joined our host to talk about why abortion affects us all. They also promoted the 100 No More Prayer Rally and Cupcakes for Life, two upcoming pro-life events featuring Dr. Alveda King.
RPL Hr. 2 Oct. 19 Bill White, Fr. Kyle Metzger, and Fr. Samuel Schneider
In the second hour, Fr. James Gross joined Bill White to talk about the opening of the cause for sainthood of Lakota catechist Nicholas Black Elk in the Diocese of Rapid City. Fr. Gross then visited with Fr. Kyle Metzger about the upcoming FUN Fest, to help support St. Michael's Church and School in Grand Forks, ND. The Diocese of Superior's Fr. Samuel Schneider also previewed the upcoming Sunday Gospel reading.
RPL Hr. 1 Oct. 19 Dallas Sauvageau, Matt Sakowski, and Fr. Jeremy Bock
In the first hour, host Fr. James Gross visited with Dallas Sauvageau, owner of Sauvageau's Firestone and Collision in Moorhead, about some tips for getting your vehicle ready for winter. Fr. Gross then spoke with Matt Sakowski about the Holy Family Shrine in Gretna, NE, as we continued our Pilgrimage Tour. Finally, Fr. Jeremy Bock was with our host to talk about the importance of praying the Rosary as a family.
RPL Hr. 2 Oct. 17 Dr. Travis Ptacek, Colleen Samson, and Ed Konieczka
In the second hour, Dr. Travis Ptacek shared his journey from atheism to Catholicism and how his conversion impacted his medical profession. He also previewed the upcoming White Mass for health care professionals in the Diocese of Rapid City. Host Fr. Brian Gross then spoke with Colleen Samson for an update on the 40 Days for Life Fall Campaign effort in North Dakota. Finally, Fr. Gross was joined by Ed Konieczka, Assistant Director of University Ministry at the University of Mary, about the upcoming Prayer Day event.