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EPISODE#213
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS MIKE SCHABERT

On this episode, host Rick Howick welcomes Mike Schabert to the program.

Mike is the Associate Superintendent of Marketing and Enrollment in the Department of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Orange.

Listen as he shares his story and vision for the future of Catholic education for our boys and girls.

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Originally broadcast on 10/17/20

EPISODE#42
CATHEDRAL SQUARE: CONCERN AMERICA

On today’s episode of Cathedral Square, Fr. Christopher Smith welcomes 2 people who are truly “world changers.”

John Straw (Executive Director) and Catharine Quinn (Field Program Coordinator) join us to talk about how CONCERN AMERICA helps to transform need into self-sufficiency.

Since their beginning in 1972, Concern America’s vision has been to build health care, clean water, education, and economic opportunity with communities worldwide

Tune in for some powerful stories and reflections!

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 10/17/20

EPISODE #260
EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT: FAMILY HOME MINUTES WITH GUEST KATIE DAWSON

Deacon Steve Greco interviews guests on a variety of topics connected to Catholic teaching and spirituality..

Today’s guest is Katie Dawson. She holds the title of Director of Parish Evangelization and Faith Formation for the Diocese of Orange.

The discussion focuses on a powerful new evangelizing initiative called ‘Family Home Minutes. These are short video clips promoted primarily through the Diocese of Orange Facebook page.

Join us for this great conversation! 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 10/18/20

EPISODE #259
EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT: UNDERSTANDING SPIRITUAL WARFARE WITH GUEST FR. ROBERT SPITZER

Deacon Steve Greco is excited to present the second part of a 2-part series with his very honored guest, Fr. Robert Spitzer. In addition to being an accomplished author, professor and television personality, Fr. Spitzer is president of the Magis Center and host on EWTN’s popular TV show, “Fr. Spitzer’s Universe.” 

Today’s enlightening broadcast is all about spiritual warfare.

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Originally broadcast on 10/4/20

EPISODE#212
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS AUTHOR KIMBERLY ZEMBER

Each week, we bring you compelling conversation with church leaders and laity.

Today, host Rick Howick welcomes a guest who has a fascinating life story to tell. Her name is Kimberly Zember; and, she has recently authored a book called Restless Heart: My Struggle with Life & Sexuality.

The publisher is Sophia Institute Press. Tune in and hear her share from her heart in this candid interview.

 

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Originally broadcast on 10/3/20

EPISODE #258
EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT: WHY GOD ALLOWS SUFFERING WITH GUEST FR. ROBERT SPITZER

Join Deacon Steve Greco and his guest, well- known author, professor and television personality, Fr. Robert Spitzer. Fr. Spitzer is president of the Magis Center and host on EWTN’s popular TV show, “Fr. Spitzer’s Universe.” 

On today’s enlightening broadcast, they’ll talk about the concept of why God allows suffering in our lives.

This is powerful stuff! So be sure to tune in and SHARE this podcast with others.

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/27/20

EPISODE#41
CATHEDRAL SQUARE: GUEST IS BISHOP KEVIN VANN

Get ready for an extra special episode of Cathedral Square featuring host Fr. Christopher Smith.

Today he welcomes our very own Bishop Kevin Vann to the studio. Bishop Vann has been on a few other shows we produce at the diocese, but this is his first time having an exclusive conversation with Fr. Christopher.

You are sure to enjoy these wonderful stories and reflections!

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/26/20

EPISODE#211
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS ARMANDO CERVANTES

Each week, we bring you compelling conversation with church leaders and laity.

Today, host Rick Howick brings back one of our favorite in-studio guests, Armando Cervantes.

Armando was recently named director of the Office for Hispanic Ministry. But he also wears another hat as director of the Office of Youth and Young Adults. Needless to say, he is a very busy man.

We are thankful that he was able to carve out a little bit of time to join us in our studio – high atop the Tower of Hope.

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Originally broadcast on 9/19/20

EPISODE#40
CATHEDRAL SQUARE: THE MEMORIAL GARDENS AT CHRIST CATHEDRAL

It’s time for another episode of Cathedral Square featuring host Fr. Christopher Smith.

We welcome to the program today Mike Wesner and Alma Ochoa. Mike is the Director of Catholic Cemeteries for the Diocese of Orange; and, Alma is the Associate Director of Operations for Cemeteries.

Today’s conversation covers all the goings-on in regards to the Memorial Gardens Cemetery on the Christ Cathedral campus.

Tune in for a fascinating and edifying discussion.

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/12/20

EPISODE #257
EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT: THE IMPORTANCE OF CHRIST IN TODAY’S SOCIETY

Hosts Deacon Steve Greco and Rick Howick of the OC Catholic Radio Show team up for a timely conversation about how we can truly reflect Jesus Christ in our lives to the society at large.

This is such an important conversation to have during this election season.

 

Listen in – and you will want to SHARE this podcast with others!

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 9/6/20