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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 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.
RPL Hr. 2 February 21 Dr. Peter Huff, Roxane Salonen, Jackie Gow, and Jennifer Fulwiler
In the second hour, host Fr. James Gross began by speaking with Dr. Peter Huff, a Professor of Theology at the University of Mary in Bismarck, about the fruits of the March for Life in Washington, D.C., the St. Hildegard Lecture Series featuring Bishop Daniel Flores, and the upcoming Vocations Jamboree. Fr. Gross then spoke with Roxane Salonen and Jackie Gow about the upcoming REDEEMED Beloved Daughter Women's Conference in the Diocese of Fargo. He also spoke with Jennifer Fulwiler about the upcoming Women of Faith Conference in the Diocese of Duluth.
RPL Hr. 1 February 21 Bishop David Kagan and Fr. Mike Schmitz
In the first hour, host Fr. James Gross spoke with Bishop Kagan of the Bismarck Diocese about his experience at the RPR Fundraising Banquet, conversion, and what conversion means. Fr. Gross then spoke with Fr. Mike Schmitz about the upcoming Men's Conference in the Diocese of Duluth.
RPL Hr. 2 February 14 Nathan Sather, Bishop John Folda, and Made for Greatness Men's Segment
In the second hour, hosts Brad Gray and Jeanine Bitzan finished the Valentine's Day segments by speaking with Nathan Sather about how single people can celebrate Valentine's Day. Our hosts then spoke with Bishop Folda of the Diocese of Fargo about the Church's position on race and equality and the upcoming REDEEMED Beloved Daughter Women's Conference. In the last 20 minutes, we continued our "Made for Greatness" Men's Segment with Msgr. Gregory Schlesselmann, host Brad Gray, and Steve Splonskowski, asking the questions: How am I being fathered, and how am I fathering others?