EPISODE#116
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE KELLY KLAUS AND MICHAEL DONALDSON

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes two very knowledgeable guests to the microphones to talk about a very important family-related topic. It’s all about divorce, and how it impacts our families, Catholic and non-Catholic alike. There is a very important conference called “Divorce: The Catholic Community Creating Bridges of Hope,” that is coming soon to our diocese (November 4th) and we need to get the word out!

For more info, call (714) 282-6001

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 10/05/17

EPISODE#115
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS BISHOP KEVIN VANN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes our very own Bishop Kevin Vann to the studio. Their conversation focuses primarily on Bishop Vann’s extremely busy summer schedule. The biggest highlight was a trip to Poland.. touring many sites that were so important during the life of St. Pope John Paul II.

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/28/17

EPISODE#114
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE ISABELLA, VICTORIA AND LOUIE TEJEDA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes a young lady who is making quite a difference in her community. Isabella Tejeda is a student at Rosary Academy in Fullerton, and she has put together a project for her Girl Scout group to assist with at-risk youth for an organization called Higher Ground Youth & Family Services (based in Anaheim).

Listen to the podcast, and be inspired by this young lady!

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/21/17

EPISODE#113
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DR. PIA DESOLENNI

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes back Dr. Pia DeSolenni, who was recently named Chancellor for the Diocese of Orange.

What exactly is the role of a chancellor, and what is Bishop Vann’s vision for this key position? Tune in and find out what it’s all about.

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/7/17

 

EPISODE#112
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DR. AARON KHERIATY

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick’s special guest is Dr. Aaron Kheriaty.

Dr. Kheriaty is a UC Irvine Health psychiatrist who specializes in general adult psychiatry, medical ethics, psychiatry and spirituality. Today’s topic of discussion is regarding some troubling developments in genetic engineering. The studies we’ll discuss today bring several ethical issues to the table.

Listen in, and be informed.

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 8/31/17

EPISODE#111
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FR. TUAN PHAM

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick’s special guest is a freshly minted priest here in the Diocese of Orange, Fr. Tuan Pham.

About 9 years ago, Fr. Twan immigrated to the US from his home country of Vietnam. He is one of 6 priests who were recently ordained in our diocese; and, he is currently serving St. Kilian’s Parish in Mission Viejo.

He shares part of his life story with us today; and, It is absolutely fascinating. Listen in!

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 8/24/17

EPISODE#110
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS MIKE DiCOSOLA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick’s special guest comes to us by way of Michigan. Mike DiCosola works for an outfit by the name of “Diocesan,” and we’re going to find out precisely what he does there.

In this day where smart phones are so common, his work on special parish “apps” is essential for the future. Tune in and find out all about it!

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 8/17/17

EPISODE#109
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DR. LOUISE DUNN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes Dr. Louise Dunn of New Hope Ministries. New Hope is truly a landmark ministry housed in the ‘Tower of Hope’ on the Christ Cathedral campus, as its roots go back to 1968. Dr. Dunn will share some of the fascinating background story, and talk about the 24-hour New Hope crisis hotline.

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 8/10/17

EPISODE#108
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DARYL SEQUEIRA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes back another good friend and semi-regular on OC Catholic Radio, Daryl Sequeira. Daryl is, among other things, head of the Theology Department at Servite High School. The topic of today’s conversation will focus on some of the trends in how our government treats our Catholic faith.

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 8/03/17

EPISODE#107
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS PIA DeSOLENNI

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, back by popular demand is special guest, Dr. Pia DeSolenni. Today’s discussion focuses on issues of religious freedom, the current state of our court system and our nation’s capital.

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 7/29/17

EPISODE#106
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: A TRIBUTE TO PATRICK MOTT

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. One today’s very special edition of the program, we pay tribute to the original host of OC Catholic Radio, Patrick Mott. Patrick was a beloved friend to many, and lived a remarkable, full life. He will be greatly missed by his legion of friends and co-workers here at the Diocese of Orange. May he rest in the peace of Christ.

(Patrick Mott: 1952-2017)

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 7/20/17

EPISODE#105
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS GREG DHUYVETTER

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick visits with Greg Dhuyvetter, the superintendent for schools for the Diocese of Orange. Together they discuss the immense value of a Catholic School education for your son, daughter, or grandchild. Join us for this important, timely discussion!

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 7/13/17

EPISODE#104
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DARYL SEQUEIRA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes back another good friend and semi-regular on OC Catholic Radio, Daryl Sequeira. The topic of today’s conversation centers around some of the more recent decisions has have been rendered from the Supreme Court of the U.S.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 7/06/17

EPISODE#103
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS PIA DeSOLENNI

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick has a fascinating conversation with Dr. Pia DeSolenni. Pia, as you will hear on the show, works very closely with Bishop Kevin Vann. In fact, you can safely say that she is an advisor to him, in a variety of ways. Take a listen to this very informative broadcast; and, encourage a friend to do the same!

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 6/29/17

EPISODE#102
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS RON ADCOCK

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick sits down with Ron Adcock. He is the owner of a travel-based company called Travel of Orange. He and Rick discuss a very special trip with our own OC Bishops, coming up in July. This unique ‘Catholic’ cruise to Ensenada, Mexico, is the first of what we hope will become an annual event. Listen in and catch all the details!

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 6/22/17

EPISODE#101
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS ESTHER SEQUEIRA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick spends some time in-studio with a young lady named Esther Sequeira. Esther is a ‘millennial’ who, in many ways, has embraced several aspects and practices of her Catholic faith that aren’t as common today as they were 2 or 3 decades ago. Join us for this invigorating, refreshing conversation!

 

Originally broadcast on 6/08/17

EPISODE#100
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE DOUG RYAN AND PAUL HICKS OF CATHOLIC RELIEF SERVICES (CRS)

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes two gentlemen into our radio studio. Both men work with the life-saving ministry of CRS, otherwise known as Catholic Relief Services. If you aren’t aware of the depth and breadth of this intrepid ministry worldwide, prepare to be amazed.
Originally broadcast on 6/01/17

EPISODE#99
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS QUANG NGUYEN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes Quang Nguyen, whose title includes Cathedral Youth Music and Christ Cathedral Academy Music Teacher. Our discussion today centers on the upcoming exciting summer learning camp program in store for students.

Originally broadcast on 5/25/17

EPISODE#98
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE KATIE DAWSON, ANNETTE VENEGAS, ELYCE PASCHAL, DANIELLA AQUINO & FR. GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick welcomes a full panel to discuss a lively youth catechism program called Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.

Give a listen and check out this lively conversation!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 5/18/17

EPISODE#97
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DARYL SEQUEIRA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick’s special returning guest is the head of the theology department at Servite High School, Daryl Sequeira. Rick and Daryl are longtime friends and they thoroughly enjoy bantering back and forth about the most important issues of the day. Be a “fly on the wall” and enjoy this engaging discussion!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 5/11/17

EPISODE#96
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS PATTY LEDEZMA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick’s special guest is Patty Ledezma. Patty is on staff at St. Vincent DePaul Parish in Huntington Beach and her title is Director of Parish Life. We’re going to discuss the implementation and great success of a program called “ALPHA.” Join us for a very engaging discussion!

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 5/04/17

EPISODE#95
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS ARMANDO CERVANTES

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick’s special guest has been with us on a few other occasions, and for very good reason. Armando Cervantes holds the title of Director of Youth and Young Adults for the Diocese of Orange. The youth are the not only the future of our church, they are very much the PRESENT as well! Join us for a lively discussion!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 4/27/17

EPISODE#94
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS JAMES DAY

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On this week’s program, Rick sits down with a gentleman who is literally our ‘next door neighbor’ at OC Catholic Radio. His name is James Day. James is the Operations Manager for EWTN’s west coast studios; and, he is also an author of an exciting new book called Father Benedict. Join us for a well-rounded discussion today!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 4/20/17

EPISODE#93
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FR. GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes back one of our favorite regular guests, Fr. Gerald Horan. Together they’ll be discussing the deeper meanings of Lent; and, all the happenings of Holy Week including the joys of Easter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 4/13/17

EPISODE#92
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS LEILA SANSOUR

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes acclaimed film maker Leila Sansour to the studio. She is the founder and spokesperson of OPEN BETHLEHEM, an international non-profit organization. She will also discuss her new documentary film with the same name, Open Bethlehem – the subtitle is: A Big Film About a Small Town.

Click on to hear this riveting conversation..

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 4/06/17

EPISODE#91
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS JOHN AUST

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes a gentleman to the studio who happens to be the most recent recipient of the St. Joseph Radio ‘Catholic Man of the Year’ award. John Aust is a local OC businessman who has made quite a remarkable impact in our community. Listen, and be inspired!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 3/30/17

EPISODE#90
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE FR. GERALD HORAN AND CECILIA PHAN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick is joined by two very special guests: Fr. Gerald Horan and Cecilia Phan. Fr. Gerald has been a frequent guest to the show, and we’re going to focus on this holy season of Lent. Towards the end of our show, Cecilia shares about an amazing event for our high-school age youth. On Saturday, April 8th, an event called OCYC (Orange Catholic Youth Conference) will take place on the campus of Christ Cathedral. It’s a great opportunity for our youth to have a local ‘taste’ of World Youth Day.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 3/23/17

EPISODE#89
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS PEGGY NORMANDIN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick is joined by our very own Peggy Normandin, as they record LIVE from the SCRC Congress at the Anaheim Convention Center! Peggy hosts the Call Me Catholic show that airs each weekend on EWTN Radio. Rick and Peggy enjoy a conversation amidst the huge crowd gathered at the SCRC Congress. Great fun in store for you, today. Join us!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 3/16/17

EPISODE#88
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE SHEILA BEINGESSNER AND WING LAM

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes dear friend Sheila Beingessner back to the studio, to discuss the popular upcoming St. Joseph Radio Man of the Year event. It’s happening very soon! Towards the end of today’s show, we check in with co-founder of Wahoo’s Fish Tacos, Wing Lam. Wing tells us all about the special meal deals that you can take advantage of during this Lenten season.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 3/2/17

EPISODE#87
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE KATIE DAWSON AND FR. GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes two very special people to our studio, Katie Dawson and Fr. Gerald Horan. Fr. Gerald is a frequent guest on OC Catholic Radio, and we’re always happy to have him drop by. Katie’s title is Director of Parish Faith Formation, for the Diocese of Orange. Today’s discussion is all about evangelization.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 2/23/17

EPISODE#86
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS STEPHEN J. BINZ

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes author, speaker, and pilgrimage leader Stephen J. Binz. They talk about a wonderful new book he has written on our newly-minted saint, Junipero Serra. The book is entitled “Saint Junipero Serra’s Camino: A Pilgrimage Guide to the California Missions.” Join us for this tremendously enlightening conversation!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 2/16/17

EPISODE#85
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE CECILIA PHAN AND IAN CABRERA

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick welcomes 2 friends to the studio, Cecila Phan and Ian Cabrera. Both Cecilia and Ian work for the diocese in key capacities on the Christ Cathedral campus. Our discussion today will focus on the varied aspects of young adult ministry. Far from being a “catch all” approach, it’s more in line with meeting people where they are.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 2/9/17

EPISODE#84
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS GREG DHUYVETTER

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick visits with Greg Dhuyvetter, the superintendent for schools for the Diocese of Orange to discuss CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK. Join us for this important, timely discussion!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 2/2/17

EPISODE#83
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS SHEILA BEINGESSNER

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick spends some time with good friend, Sheila Beingessner of St. Joseph Radio. The topic of discussion is the popular upcoming “Catholic Man of the Year” event, taking place in March. This diocese-wide event is designed to honor those who do so much work behind the scenes. They deserve to be honored.. Amen?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 1/26/17

EPISODE#82
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FR. GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick is joined by popular guest, Fr. Gerald Horan, as they talk about ongoing evangelization efforts going on in the Diocese of Orange. Our special guest just returned from a fabulous conference in Texas called “Seek 2017.” Over 13,000 participants attended this youth conference! It had a profound impact on him. It’s all about Faith Formation.

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 1/19/17

EPISODE#81
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DARYL SEQUEIRA

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Rick is joined by Daryl Sequeira, the Department Chair for Theology at Anaheim’s very own Servite High School. They canvas over a variety of topics, political and social. Join us for some compelling discussion!

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 1/12/17

 

EPISODE#80
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS LEONARDO DE FILIPPIS

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On today’s program, it’s our pleasure to welcome Leonardo DeFilippis back to our studios. Leonardo is the founder and president of St. Luke Productions; and, he’s once again spearheading our ever-popular CHRIST CATHEDRAL DRAMA SERIES by presenting “Therese – The Story of a Soul.” There will be 3 performances at the Freed Theatre on the campus of Christ Cathedral: Jan. 27th, 28th and 29th. For tickets and info, visit ccdramaseries.com!

 

 

Originally broadcast on 1/5/17

EPISODE#79
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS BISHOP KEVIN VANN

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. On today’s program, it’s our honor to welcome Bishop Kevin Vann back to the studio. He recently celebrated his 4th anniversary of becoming Bishop of the Diocese of Orange. He talks about memories of his childhood Christmas traditions growing up in Illinois. You’ll enjoy this lively, engaging discussion.

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 12/22/16

EPISODE#78
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FR. GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. On today’s special Advent edition of the OC Catholic program, Rick speaks to one of our frequent guests, Fr. Gerald Horan. In today’s discussion, the following question is pondered: “why do we as Catholics celebrate Advent the way we do?” Ultimately, it’s all about the birth of the Son of man and the great hope of the Gospel.

 

Originally broadcast on 12/15/16

 

 

 

 

EPISODE#77
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS RICK HOWICK

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. On today’s very special edition of the OC Catholic program, Rick provides for us a thoroughly beautiful reflection of the Advent season. Listen in.. and prepare your heart with the joy and blessing of this glorious season.

 

Originally broadcast on 12/01/16

 

EPISODE#76
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS DEACON STEVE GRECO

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. Today’s guest is Deacon Steve Greco, the founder and president of Sprit Filled Hearts Ministry and host of the radio show, “Empowered by the Spirit.” The EBTS broadcast also airs locally on your Immaculate Heart Radio station. Rick and Deacon Steve carry on a lively conversation in regards to how you and I can truly make the most of this Advent season. Need your spiritual batteries to be re-charged? Then THIS is the program for YOU.

 

 

Originally broadcast on 11/25/16

EPISODE#75
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS KATIE DAWSON

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. Today’s guest is Katie Dawson. Katie holds the title of Director of Parish Faith Formation for the Diocese of Orange. The topics of discussion include: the end of the liturgical year, the oncoming season of Advent, and reflections on Christ the King and the Year of Mercy. Join us for this great conversation!

 

 

Originally broadcast on 11/18/16

EPISODE#74
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FR. GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. Today’s guest, Fr. Gerald Horan, engages in conversation with Rick about long term planning and Bishop Kevin Vann’s vision for the Diocese of Orange. The topic on the table is a newly published document entitled “The Pastoral Plan for the Diocese.” Let us all look to the FUTURE, together! Together we journey.. together, in faith.

 

Originally broadcast on November 11, 2016

EPISODE#73
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS STEVE LeMIRE

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. Today’s guest, Steve LeMire, is Rick’s longtime friend in ministry.. most notably for the work they’ve done together on behalf of St. Joseph Radio in southern California. In this interview, they talk about the “Catholic Man of the Year” event, which takes place each Spring. If you’ve never heard of this event, you need to know about it! Listen in, and spread the word!

 

Originally broadcast on October 27, 2016

 

 

EPISODE#72
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS MARISSA CORNEJO

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. Today’s guest, Marissa Cornejo, works in the missions office for the Diocese of Orange. Our discussion will touch on the variety of wonderful goings-on at the mission office. Prepare to be INSPIRED.

Originally broadcast on October 20, 2016

EPISODE#69
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS ARE OLIVIA CORNEJO AND JESSICA GALAVIZ

Host Rick Howick interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week’s guests discuss an amazing event that just occurred in the Diocese of Orange.

Originally broadcast on September 29, 2016

EPISODE#66
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FR. CHRISTOPHER SMITH

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Howick speaks with Fr. Christopher Smith, Episcopal Vicar and Rector of Christ Cathedral.

Originally Broadcast August 25, 2016.

EPISODE#55
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS FATHER TROY SCHNEIDER

Host Rick Howick, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Howick is joined by Father Troy Schneider, Parochial Vicar at Holy Family Cathedral in Orange.

Originally Broadcast June 2, 2016

EPISODE #46
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES FR. TROY SCHNEIDER

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Howick is joined by Fr. Troy Schneider

Originally broadcast March 24, 2016.

EPISODE #45
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES RYAN LILYENGREN

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Howick is joined by Ryan Lilyengren, the Communications Director for the Diocese of Orange.

Originally broadcasted March 17, 2016.

EPISODE #44
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES FATHER GERALD HORAN

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week Howick is joined by Fr. Gerald Horan live at the Religious Education Congress.

Originally broadcast March 10, 2016.

EPISODE #43
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES MSGR. ARTHUR HOLQUIN

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week Howick is joined by Msgr. Art Holquin.

Originally broadcast February 25, 2016.

EPISODE #42
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES FR. CHRISTOPHER SMITH

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week Howick is joined by Fr. Christopher Smith.

Originally broadcast February 18, 2016.

EPISODE #47
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES DARYL SEQUEIRA

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics. This week, Howick is joined by Daryl Sequeira, Theology Instructor at Servite High School.

Originally broadcast March 31, 2016.

EPISODE #41
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES FR. GERALD HORAN

EPISODE #40
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES FR. BRENDAN MANSON

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics.

This week Howick is joined by Fr. Brendan Manson.

Originally broadcast January 28, 2016.

EPISODE #39
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDES FR. TROY SCHNEIDER

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews guests on a variety of topics.

This week Howick is joined by Fr. Troy Schneider.

Originally broadcast January 28, 2016.

EPISODE #38
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE ED GERBER, PATRICIA LAMB, AND FR. CHRISTOPHER SMITH

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Howick speaks with Executive Director of the Lestonnac Free Clinics, Ed Gerber, about the clinics.

Next, Patricia Lamb Director of Music Ministry, Our Lady Queen of Angels, speaks about the music ministry and the 2016 concert series.

Then, Father Christopher Smith, Rector and Episcopal Vicar for the Christ Cathedral, speaks with Howick about spiritual resolutions for the year.

Originally broadcast January 14, 2016.

 

EPISODE #37
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE MATT MAHER, BRIAN OBERHOLZER, FATHER CHRISTOPHER SMITH, AND ANN O’DONNELL

Host Jim Rossi, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Rossi speaks with Matt Maher about his Saints and Sinners Tour including a stop at Christ Cathedral.

Next, Brian Oberholzer, pruducer of the film The Letters joins Rossi to talk about the film. The Letters, is a film based on the letters of Mother Teresa.

Then, Father Christopher Smith, Rector and Episcopal Vicar for the Christ Cathedral, speaks with Rossi about the advancements done on the campus.

Lastly, Rossi speaks with Ann O’Donnell, lay missionary of the St. Maximilian Kolbe, about her patron St. Maximilian.

Originally broadcast December 31, 2015.

EPISODE #36
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE LARYN KOVALIK, FATHER CHRISTOPHER SMITH, DR. TONY STRAWA, GREG WALGENBACH

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Howick speaks with Laryn Kovalik, an aspirant to the Verbum Dei Sisters. The two discuss Kovalik’s Go Fund the Nun Campaign vocations and the need to pay off student loans before entering seminary/convent.

Next, Father Chistopher Smith, Rector and Episcopal Vicar speaks to Howick about Advent.

Doctor Anthony Stawa, Chair of the Diocese of San Jose Climate Change Initiative, speaks with Howick about the papal encyclical Laudato Si.

Lastly, Howick is joined by Director of Life, Justice and Peace, Greg Walgenbach. The two discuss the Kramer Multi-Service Center and Shelter in Anaheim.

Originally broadcast December 3, 2015.

EPISODE #35
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE KATIE DAWSON, FR. ROBERT SPITZER, AND MICHAEL CASPINO

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Director of Parish Faith Formation, Katie Dawson speaks to Howick about raising Catholic young men.

Next, Fr. Robert Spitzer discusses human life and the importance of respecting the individual person.

Lastly, Howick is joined by Michael Caspino, Chairman for Catholics Against Assisted Suicide, to discuss the on going fight against assisted suicide in California.

Originally broadcast November 26, 2015.

EPISODE #34
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE FR. TROY SCHNEIDER, DR. VINCE FORTANASCE, AND STEPHANIE PACKER

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Fr. Troy Schneider, Parochial Vicar at Holy Family Cathedral, speaks with Howick about sin and the affect on the soul.

Next, Dr. Vince Fortanasce speaks with Howick about the assisted suicide referendum.

Stephanie Packer joins Howick again to tell a little more about the situation in California and the assisted suicide bill.

Originally broadcast November 19, 2015.

EPISODE #33
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE MSGR. ARTHUR HOLQUIN AND STEPHANIE PACKER

Host Rick Howick, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Msgr. Art Holquin speaks with Howick about the Transubstantiation of the Eucharist.

Next, Msgr. Holquin stays on the line with Howick about the intersession of saints.

Lastly, Stephanie Packer speaks to Howick about her perspective of assisted suicide and the continuing battle for life.

Originally broadcast November 12, 2015.

EPISODE #32
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE MICHAEL DONALDSON, FR. FELIX JUST S.J., PH.D., FR. GERALD HORAN, FR. ALLAN FIGUEROA DECK, S.J., S.T.D.

Host Jim Rossi, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Michael Donaldson, Director of Pastoral Care for the Diocese of Orange, speaks with Rossi about the importance of the centrality of the family to the Catholic faith.

Fr. Felix Just S.J., Ph.D. joins Rossi to talk about the apocryphal text of the Bible.

Next Rossi speaks with Fr. Gerald Horan, Episcopal Vicar for Faith Formation for the Diocese of Orange, about confession.

Fr. Allan Figueroa Deck, S.J., S.T.D., speaks with Rossi about the veneration of images and icons.

Originally broadcast November 5, 2015.

EPISODE #31
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE DEACON FRANK CHAVEZ, JIM DEHARPPORTE, FR. JIM NIEBLAS, AND CHAD BERLINGHERI

Host Jim Rossi, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Deacon Frank Chavez, Director for the Diaconate for the Diocese of Orange and Steve Buyers a candidate in the diaconate, share the excitement felt preparing for this momentous occasion.

Jim DeHarpporte, Director of Catholic Relief Services West, speaks with Rossi about the continuing Migration Crisis in Europe.

Next, Rossi speaks with Fr. Jim Nieblas, member of the Juaneño Band of Mission Indians, Acjachemen Nation. Fr. Nieblas tells Rossi about his trip to Washington D.C. and his visit with Pope Francis.

Lastly Rossi is joined in studio by Chad Berlingheri, CEO, Cathedral Production and Scott Melvin, Director of Cultural Arts at Mater Dei to talk about their upcoming pilgrimage to Vatican for Holy Week.

Originally Broadcast on 1000 AM October 15, 2015.

EPISODE #30
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE GREG WALGENBACH, MICHAEL DONALDSON AND LOUISE DUNN, MICHAEL MARSHALL, AND LARRY HANES JR.

Host Jim Rossi, guest host filling in for Patrick Mott, interviews several guests on a variety of topics.

Greg Walgenbach, Director of the office of Life, Justice and Peace, speaks with Rossi about the recent Planned Parenthood videos.

Next, Michael Donaldson, Director of Pastoral Care for the Diocese of Orange, and Louise Dunn, Director of New Hope Crisis Hotline, speak with Rossi about the The Gathering on Mental Health and the Church Conference that took place at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest.

Rossi is then joined by Michael Marshall, the sixth grade teacher at St. Cecilia School, in Tustin, and several students involved in the C.A.R.E. (Catholic Action Responsibility Education)  program.

Lastly, Larry Hanes Jr., the Executive Director of Mercy House, speaks with Rossi about the organization’s 25th year.

Originally Broadcast on 1000 AM October 8, 2015.

EPISODE #29
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE KATIE DAWSON AND ROSE ANTOGNOLI, DR. VINCENT NGUYEN, RONALD KNOWLES, AND FATHER STEPHEN WASHKO

Host Patrick Mott interviews Katie Dawson, Director of Parish Faith Formation for the Diocese of Orange, and Rose Antognoli, Director of Faith Formation at St. Vincent De Paul Church, about the Catechisis of the Good Shepard program.

Next Mott speaks with Dr. Vincent Nguyen about the continuing battle against Physician Assisted Suicide.

Former President of the Orange County chapter of the Knights of Columbus, Ronald Knowles visits Mott in the studio to discuss the Knights of Columbus.

Lastly, Father Stephen Washko, pastor of Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church speaks with Mott about his parish and community.

Originally Aired August 27, 2015.

EPISODE #28
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE RAY MCKENNA, MIKE MARKUS, MECHELLE LAWRENCE ADAMS AND MSGR. MICHAEL MCKIERNAN

Host Patrick Mott speaks with Catholic Athletes for Christ President and founder Ray Mckenna, to find out more about the organization.

Mott then speaks with Mike Markus, the General Manager of the Orange County Water District, about being a steward to the environment and the recent papal encyclical Laudato Si.

Lastly Mott is on the phone with Mechelle Lawrence Adams, Executive Director at Mission Basilica, San Juan Capistrano and Monsignor Michael McKiernan Rector of the mission about their annual “friend-raising” gala.

Originally aired August 20, 2015

EPISODE #27
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE JIM DEHARPPORTE, JEAN COLARUSSO, NORMA AGUERO, AND PATTI ABEYTA

Host Patrick Mott speaks with Jim DeHarpporte, Catholic Relief Services Regional Director, about the continuing relief efforts in Nepal after a magnitude-7.8 earthquake hit in April 2015.

Next, Mott speaks with Jean Colarusso, the co-founder of Friends of the Poor, a non-profit, non-denominational service organization, about the situation for Christians in Nigeria.

Mott then speaks with Norma Aguero, director of Child and Youth Protection, who explains the good work being done by the office and training available for those wanting to become involved in the Diocese of Orange.

Patti Abeyta, the pre-school director of Christ Cathedral Academy, stops by the studio to tell Mott about Catholic education at the academy.

Originally aired August 13, 2015.

EPISODE # 26
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE DEACON BRANDON DANG, PATRICK ORTIZ, MIKE MARKUS, AND MSGR. ARTHUR HOLQUIN

Host Patrick Mott interviews guests about a variety of topics. Deacon Brandon Dang talks to Mott about his ordination to transitional deacon and his journey to the priesthood. Next in the studio is Patrick Ortiz who tells listeners more about the Order of Malta. Later, Mike Markus, GM of the Orange County Water District explains what Californians can do during this long drought. Lastly Msgr. Holquin, tell Mott what to expect in the coming Holy Year as proclaimed by Pope Francis.

Originally Aired August 6, 2015

EPISODE # 25
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE CLAIRE FRAZIER-YZAGUIRRE, DEBBIE VALLAS, MARIA CERVANTES, AND CARLOS GALINDO

Host Patrick Mott speaks with Claire Frazier-Yzaguirre about her work counseling couples in Southern California promoting unity in marriages and families and among couples from a uniquely Christian perspective. Yzaguirre is a licensed marriage and family therapist and family life consultant.

Debbie Vallas, the Senior Administrator of Christ Cathedral Academy, discusses the exciting upcoming academic year with Mott.

Next, Mott is joined in the studio by Maria Cervantes, a representative of the MIND Research Institute, the couple talk education.

Lastly, Mott is joined by Carlos Galindo, the manager of Family Services and Advance Planning under the Diocese of Orange’s Department of Cemeteries. Galindo informs listeners about the First Friday Friars.

Originally aired July 23, 2015.

Episode #24
OC Catholic Radio: Guests Include Tim Rosales, Michael Schaffer, Dr. Ronald Knowles, and Msgr. Doug Cook

Host Patrick Mott discusses Senate Bill 128’s defeat with Tim Rosales, the spokesperson for Californians Against Assisted Suicide. Next Mott speaks with Michael Schaffer, the director of Risk Management for the Diocese of Orange, about domestic violence.

Dr. Ronald Knowles joins Mott in the studio to discuss the Knights of Columbus. Dr. Knolls is the past president of the Orange County Chapter of the Knights of Columbus.

Lastly, Mott speaks with Msgr. Doug Cook, the Judicial Vicar for the Diocese of Orange, about the annual Blessing of the Cars event held on the parish campus.

Originally aired July 16, 2015.

EPISODE #16
CALL ME CATHOLIC: GUESTS INCLUDE GUS LLOYD AND SARAH REINHARD

“The Road to Conversion”

Host Peggy Normandin speaks with Gus Lloyd about the dramatic events that led up to his and his wife’s conversion back to their Catholic faith. Lloyd is a fellow radio host, he hosts Seize the Day, on Sirius XM’s Catholic Channel.  Lloyd will also share details from his recent experience leading a pilgrimage to Italy – the perils and blessings therein.

Author, blogger and popular Catholic speaker Sarah Reinhard joins Normandin to discuss the moment when she first realized the riches of the Catholic faith and fully embraced her commiment to it, discovering new outlets for her writing talents.

In this new chapter of our My Sainted Mother series, “Michael’s Conversion”, Michael recalls the moment when he, as a committed Unitarian,  recognized the Catholic church was worth a closer look.

Originally aired July 24th, 2015.

EPISODE #23
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE MICHAEL WESNER, TITA SMITH, NORMA AGUERO, AND SR. JOHN ELLEN TURNER

 

Host Patrick Mott sits down the with Director of Cemeteries Michael Wesner to talk about the importance of Catholic cemeteries. Next Tita Smith, Executive Director of Catholic Charities, speaks with Mott about Camp ReCreation. Norma Aguero, director of Child and Youth Protection explains the good work being done by the office and training available for those wanting to become involved in the Diocese of Orange. Lastly, Mott is joined by Sr. John Ellen Turner, president of St. Catherine’s Academy to discuss the history and tradition of the academy.

 

Originally aired July 9th, 2015.

EPISODE #22
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE BISHOP ALFRED AGYENTA, MONSIGNOR ARTHUR HOLQUIN, AND RYAN HARTNETT

Patrick Mott is joined by Bishop Alfred Agyenta, who is visiting the Diocese of Orange from the country of Ghana. He recently celebrated his fourth year as a bishop and talks to Mott about the faithful his diocese. Monsignor Arthur Holquin joins Mott on the show to chat about the Holy Year Pope Francis declared for the upcoming year. Ryan Hartnett, recipient of the Bishop Norman McFarland Scholarship from Loyola Marymount University. Mott talks to him about his upcoming career as a journalist.

 

Originally aired July 2nd, 2015.

EPISODE #21
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE FR. ROBER SPITZER, WILLIAM PATENAUDE, AND STEVEN EMBREE

Host Patrick Mott is joined in the studio by Father Robert Spitzer, the president of the Magis Center. The two discuss the recent papal encyclical Laudato Si’. William Patenaude, an engineer with the Rhode Island Department of Environment Management speaks with Mott further about the paper encyclical. Steven Embree from the Museum of the Bible, returns to Orange County Catholic Radio. Museum of the Bible is scheduled to open in 2017 in Washington, D.C. Embree discusses the museum’s traveling exhibits that are open now and will continue until the end of February 2016.

EPISODE #20
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE DR. PAUL FORD, DR. VICTORIA GRAF, MONSIGNOR MIKE HEHER

Host Patrick Mott talks with Dr. Paul Ford, one of the foremost authorities on the life and writings of C.S. Lewis. Dr. Paul Ford, a professor of Theology and Liturgy at St. John’s Seminary in Camarillo who is also an internationally recognized expert on the life and writings of C.S. Lewis and is a board member of the C.S. Lewis Foundation, which is headquartered in Redlands.

Dr. Victoria Graf, a professor of Special Education and the head of Educational Support Services at Loyola Marymount University, speaks with Mott about a unique schools program designed for children with Down Syndrome and autism that benefits both these categories of special learners and everyone else in the classroom.

Monsignor Mike Heher, the former Vicar General of the Diocese of Orange and the current pastor of St. Anne Church in Seal Beach, explains the many benefits of annual priest retreat. This annual retreat is offered to all priests in the diocese as an opportunity to recharge their physical and spiritual batteries.

EPISODE #19
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE DRS. VINCENT NGUYEN AND IRA BYOCK, MICHELE VOLZ, FATHER DOUG NEEL

OC Catholic Radio Host Patrick Mott discusses Senate Bill 128 with Drs. Vincent Nguyen and Ira Byock. Dr. Vincent Nguyen, is a Board Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Specialist with Board Certifications in Geriatrics and Family Medicine. Dr. Ira Byock serves as Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer for the Institute for Human Caring of Providence Health and Services.

Michele Volz, OC coordinator for the Ignatian Spirituality Project, speaks with Pat about the program.

Father Doug Neel talks about meal time in the bible with Pat. The two discuss what would have been on the menu during the last supper, and give a few recipes to listeners to make their own Mediterranean meals of the time.

 

EPISODE #18
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE DR. SALVATORE MARTINEZ, PIA DE SOLENNI

Patrick Mott talks with Dr. Salvatore Martinez, President of the Vatican Foundation, “International Center for the Family in Nazareth,” about the vision of Pope Francis for the role of the family in modern life. Dr. Martinez also discusses an ambitious family project in the home of the Holy Family, Nazareth.

Pia de Solenni, Associate Dean of Augustine Institute, stopped by the studio to talk to Pat on Dr. Johnathan Reyes’ talk about the social vision of Pope Francis.

EPISODE #17
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE DR. VINCENT NGUYEN, IRA BYOCK, MICHELE VOLZ, MIKE SHAFFER AND SEBASTIAN REYES

Patrick Mott, interviews Drs. Vincent Nguyen and Ira Byock on a Senate Bill 128 update. Dr. Vincent Nguyen, is a Board Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Specialist with Board Certifications in Geriatrics and Family Medicine. Dr. Ira Byock serves as Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer for the Institute for Human Caring of Providence Health and Services.

Michele Volz, OC coordinator for the Ignatian Spirituality Project, speaks with Pat about the program.

Mike Shaffer, Director of Risk Management for the Diocese of Orange, is in the studio with Pat talking about domestic violence awareness.

Santa Margarita Catholic High School Senior Greek language whiz, Sebastian Reyes explains the challenges of the International Baccalaureate program.

 

EPISODE #16
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDE JONATHAN BINAGHI AND MIRANDA EMDE; STEVEN EMBREE; DR. DAVID BIBAS

Segments 1 and 2:

Patrick Mott speaks with Jonathan Binaghi and Miranda Emde about the Swiss Guard. Jonathan Binaghi was himself a Swiss Guard and recently retired from his post. If you were listening to the show a few weeks ago, you may recall us visiting with Miranda Emde from Huntington Beach and talking about her engagement to Jonathan after a long-distance Rome-California romance. Well, they’re both with us in the studio today. Jonathan is in Southern California for an extended visit and has kindly agreed to stop by and talk about his career in the Vatican.

Segment 3:

Steven Embree from the Museum of the Bible, returns to Orange County Catholic Radio. Museum of the Bible is scheduled to open in 2017 in Washington, D.C. Embree discusses the museum’s traveling exhibits that are open now and will continue until the end of February 2016.

Segment 4:

Mott speaks with Dr. David Bibas of the California Science Center in L.A., where one of the most comprehensive exhibits of the Dead Sea Scrolls ever assembled is drawing large and enthusiastic crowds.

EPISODE #15
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDE FATHER JOHN MONEYPENNY, CORY WILKERSON AND ACADEMIC DECATHLON CHAMPIONS

OC Catholic Radio Host Patrick Mott interviews Father John Moneypenny, director of Vocations for the Diocese of Orange.

Cory Wilkerson speaks with Mott about the Blessing of the Bikes event that took place May, 11.

Student finalists from St. Edward the Confessor School in the State Academic Decathlon Championships quiz Mott after their big win

EPISODE #5
CALL ME CATHOLIC: GUESTS INCLUDE ABBOT PAUL SCHWAUN AND FILM PRODUCER MARK JOSEPH

“Call Me Catholic” Radio Host Peggy Normandin speaks with Abbot Paul Schwaun about how the ruins of a 12th century Cicstercian monastery in Spain have been transplanted to the New Clairvaux Cistercian monastery in Vina, Calif. where they are rebuilding the original Chapter House.

Normandin then dialogues with record and film producer Mark Joseph about the state of media today. He also discusses his current project, a Reagan bio-epic due out next year.

Last in the My Sainted Mother segment, Normandin hears a woman’s story of her mother’s devotion to Our Lady of Perpetual Help during the depression in Los Angeles.

EPISODE #14
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDE ROSE AND MINH VAN PHAM, JUDY LUTRELL AND SHAWNA SMITH

OC Catholic Editor and Radio Host Patrick Mott interviews Rose and Minh Van Phan about their courageous stories of escape from Communist Vietnam. Judy Luttrell, Principal at Rosary High School, talks to Mott about the school’s 50-year history, as the school celebrates its 50th anniversary. Shawna Smith joins Mott to discuss the Taller San Jose Organization and the programs it offers to at-risk young adults.

EPISODE #13
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST INCLUDE FATHER ED BECKER AND CHAD BERLINGHIERI

OC Catholic Radio Host and Editor of Orange County Catholic newspaper, Patrick Mott welcomes this week’s guests:

  • Father Ed Becker, Pastor at Our Lady of Guadalupe, about tips when traveling to Rome
  • Chad Berlinghieri about the Verdi: Requiem performance on the campus

EPISODE #12
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUESTS INCLUDE GREG WALGENBACH, SCOTT MELVIN, LORI STANLEY, CRAIG JOHNSON

OC Catholic Radio Host and Editor of Orange County Catholic newspaper, Patrick Mott welcomes this week’s guests.

Greg Walgenbach, director of the Office of Life, Justice and Peace at the Diocese of Orange, shares the work his office does on a day-to-day basis, as well as the services and resources the office provides.

Scott Melvin, director of Choral Music at Mater Dei High School, shares how the program at Mater Dei continues to exceed expectations for musical excellence.

Lori Stanley from Blessed Sacrament School, shares the winning experience of the Academic Decathlon team at the school.

Craig Johnson, head hockey coach at Santa Margarita Catholic High School, discussed how hockey became a sport at the school and his philosophy of coaching.

EPISODE #11
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: UPDATE ON CHRIST CATHEDRAL, UNDERSTANDING SB128, FR. PAUL SPELLMAN ON VOCATIONS

OC Catholic Radio Host Patrick Mott talks with Scott Johnson of Johnson Fain on the status of construction on Christ Cathedral, with Dr. Michael Cushing on SB 128 and with Father Paul Spellman on vocations to the priesthood.

EPISODE #10
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: HAZEL WRIGHT ORGAN UPDATE; DEAD SEA SCROLLS; NEW BOOK: “THE POPE AND THE CEO”; HEART OF JESUS RETREAT CENTER

Patrick Mott, OC Catholic Radio host, interviews guests about important Catholic issues in the Diocese of Orange and throughout the world.

  • Brian Sawyer talks with Patrick Mott about his part in the restoration of the Hazel Wright organ.
  • Dr. David Bibas, from the California Science Center, on the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit.
  • The author of “The Pope and the CEO,” Andreas Widmer, joins Patrick Mott in studio to discuss his new book.
  • A look at the Heart of Jesus Retreat Center and the upcoming Gentlemen’s Haberdashery.

Originally Broadcast April 2, 2015 on KCEO AM 1000

EPISODE #9
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: WELLS OF LIFE, CRS RICE BOWL, AND VIANNEY

Patrick Mott, OC Catholic Radio host, interviews guests about important Catholic issues in the Diocese of Orange and throughout the world.

Nick Jordan, founder and CEO along with Peter Callahan, advisory board member, of Wells of Life shared their love and enthusiasm with listeners for Wells of Life. Please visit www.wellsoflife.org for more information.

Thomas Awiapo joins Pat to talk about his journey of faith and the importance of CRS Rice Bowl Program to those in need. For more information please visit www.crsricebowl.org

Leonardo Defilippis calls to chat about his latest one-man stage production, Vianney.

Originally Broadcast

March 19, 2015 on KCEO AM 1000

Episode #8
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: COPTIC MARTYRS, CHRIST CATHEDRAL ORGAN RESTORATION, AND MAKING A GOOD CONFESSION

Patrick Mott, OC Catholic Radio host, interviews guests about important Catholic issues in the Orange Diocese and throughout the world.

Bishop Serapion, bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Los Angeles, Southern California, and Hawaii, speaks to Pat about the Coptic Martyrs.

Monsignor Arthur Holquin, chair of the Building and Renovation Committee Liturgical Commission, discusses the Hazel Wright Organ restoration.

Katie Dawson, director of Parish Faith Formation for the Diocese of Orange, joins Pat to talk about Pope Francis’ notes on confession.

Originally Broadcast

March 5, 2015 on KCEO AM 1000