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 June 7 Dawn Chisholm and Fr. Raymond Courtright
In the first hour, host Nathan Sather was joined by Dawn Chisholm. Dawn shared the tragic story of how she lost her husband in a grain elevator accident and how that tragedy brought her to the Lord and His Church. Nathan then visited with the Diocese of Fargo's Fr. Raymond Courtright about the summer "Catholic 101" sessions he's leading and the initial inspiration behind them.
RPL Hr. 2 June 6 Chris Hurtubise and Pete and Theresa Martin
In the second hour, hosts Heather Karrow and Dr. Chris Burgwald visited with Chris Hurtubise, Associate Director of Catholic Formation in the Diocese of Superior, about a summer camp experience called "Extreme Faith Camp." Our hosts then joined Pete and Theresa Martin to talk about their special commitment to ministry and how they complement each other in their marriage and work lives.
RPL Hr. 1 June 6 Ben Seitz, Kevin Cowles, Fr. Patrick Grode, and Mark Wesolick
In the first hour, hosts Heather Karrow and Dr. Chris Burgwald began by visiting with Ben Seitz and Kevin Cowles about the art and science of brewing beer. Heather and Dr. Burgwald then visited with Fr. Patrick Grode, who is newly ordained in the Diocese of Sioux Falls. Our hosts also spoke with seminarian Mark Wesolick of the Diocese of Rapid City about a program called Duc in Altum.
RPL Hr. 2 June 5 Archbishop Bernard Hebda, Daniel Hammer, and Tara Brooke
In the second hour, Frs. Richard Kunst and Ryan Moravitz were pleased to join Archbishop Bernard Hebda of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis to talk about what it is that an archbishop does, news of recent priestly ordinations, and his desire that young people continue to pray and discern the Lord's call in their lives. Frs. Kunst and Moravitz were then joined by seminarian Daniel Hammer to talk about how the death of one of his best friends impacted him and his journey to hearing the Lord's call to the priesthood. Finally, our hosts visited with Tara Brooke of the Diocese of Bismarck about the 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae and a documentary film coming out that will examine the effects of the free-love experiment of the hippie generation and the prophetic nature of Humanae Vitae.
RPL Hr. 1 June 5 Msgr. Patrick Schumacher and Bishop Paul Sirba
In the first hour, Frs. Richard Kunst and Ryan Moravitz began by visiting with the Diocese of Bismarck's Msgr. Patrick Schumacher about the upcoming pilgrimage he'll be leading to the treasured lands of Ireland. Frs. Kunst and Moravitz also visited with the Diocese of Duluth's Bishop Paul Sirba about the connection Bishop has with St. Norbert and how all people -- not just priests and religious -- are called to service.