Salt & Light Catholic Radio Podcasts

Salt & Light Catholic Radio now presents “He Gave Us So Much - A Tribute to Benedict the 16th” as Sister Beverly from Marymount Hermitage reads Chapter 1 of this book written by Robert Cardinal Sarah…reflecting on what Benedict’s pontificate gave to the Catholic Church!  To learn more about the ministry work of Sister Beverly, please visit the website: www.Marymount-Hermitage.org 

 

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The Idaho Catholic Women's Conference is coming up Saturday, September 14 to Holy Apostles in Meridian. Morning Light welcomes one of the keynote speakers - Fr. John Mosier, the new pastor of St. Mark's Catholic Community in Boise. Taken from Nehemiah 8:10, the theme of the conference is "The Joy of the Lord is Our Strength" and today Fr. Mosier gives us context behind the story of what's taking place in that passage.

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Today on "Catholic Book Club," Morning Light welcomes Chicago author, Steven S. Thomas, sharing his new book - "Catholic Joe, Superhero." The Church and the World needs a superhero. This self-published fiction is described as a combination of today's action heroes fueled by a strong Catholic faith. To learn more or get a copy of the book for yourself, visit Steven's website www.CatholicJoeSuperhero.com 

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During our weekly "Sacred Music" segment, John Vitz from Angelus Music joins Morning Light to share a couple of songs from 'The Cure' of Ars" based on the life of St. John Vianney.

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Gina Schmidt returns to Morning Light with our Faith Community Nursing segment. Today, Gina talks about heat-related illness:  risk factors and prevention, statistics and safety tips. Who is at increased risk? What are the three main heat injuries? Is there a Patron Saint of heat-related illnesses? Tune in and learn more!

 

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"Vocations Focus" is heard the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month as part of Morning Light. Today, Mary Ellen Nourse continues her conversation with Fr. Ed Nowak from the Paulist Fathers.

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Morning Light presents "Catholic Kids Questions" - today, Gabe Ryan talks with Ginger Mortensen on a wide variety of interesting questions…’cuz Catholic Kids want to know! Submit your kids’ questions on our website under the Contact Us tab at… https://saltandlightradio.com/catholic-kids-questions 

 

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Pat King returns to the St. Gabriel Studio for a live appearance during Morning Light! Pat talks about the importance of Catholic men to step up and tell their stories...also, engage your children regarding the Faith and be the spiritual leader in your household.

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Teresa Zepeda joins Morning Light today for "Faith & Feasts" - talking about the Brown Scapular. What is the scapular and the backstory behind it? What do you do when you have to get a new scapular? Teresa also highlights the Saints and feast days coming up over the next 7 days. This is the 6th anniversary of this show - you can listen to the very first episode here:

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"Catholic Counseling" is a weekly segment of Morning Light where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. Today, Jarrod Crump from Meridian Advanced Psychiatry talks about anxiety. What is anxiety exactly? How do we deal with it? How bad should anxiety get before going on medication? Learn more at https://catholictherapistsidaho.org

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"Cooking With Scripture" is a weekly segment of Morning Light, hosted by Chef Lou Aaron, owner of the Westside Drive-In and a Deacon at Our Lady of the Rosary parish in S.E. Boise. Today, with a plate of bread, honey and olive oil...Chef Lou teaches about how to engage non-believers as Christ and the Apostles did - if they do not welcome you, shake the dust from your sandals and move on.

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Alanna Burg and Pamila Jaszkowiak from the Idaho Lay Dominicans join Morning Light today as they continue their new series on St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians…today, Chapter 3, Verses 1-11

 

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Morning Light continues our new segment - "Why Catholics Do That." The Essentials of the Catholic Faith Are Found in the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Mary Wax is our guide on an exploration to grow in knowledge, wisdom, and faith. Today’s topic - “CANDLES”  1) What are the symbols of candles?  2) Why are there extra candles that people light?  3) What is the meaning of the Paschal Candle?   The more you listen, the more you learn!

 

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Fr. John Kucera, pastor of St. Mary’s parish here in Boise - joins Morning Light for part 3 of 5 discussing “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit.”

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During our weekly "Passionately Pro-Life" segment, Morning Light introduces you to Chad Hyslop from Lifeline of Nampa, talking about the many different ministry services they've offered over the past 39 years. Plus, Chad shares some needs of the Nesting Place as well as some upcoming events.

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Salt & Light Catholic Radio now presents “He Gave Us So Much - A Tribute to Benedict the 16th” as Sister Beverly from Marymount Hermitage reads Chapter 1 of this book written by Robert Cardinal Sarah…reflecting on what Benedict’s pontificate gave to the Catholic Church!  Today's episode focuses on "THe Liturgy."  To learn more about the ministry work of Sister Beverly, please visit the website: www.Marymount-Hermitage.org 

 

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Pat King joins Morning Light to give us an update on the COR program being offered by the Idaho Knights of Columbus. Why should we encourage men to ask their parishes to conduct this program? Tune in and find out more!

 

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Ralph May, Executive Director from the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of SW Idaho, joins Morning Light with a long list of updates!  Thank you to everyone who showed up to support the St. Dismas Reentry Conference at Westside Drive-In (both Park Center and State Street) and special thanks to Chef Lou for all of his support! The July 4th TNT Fireworks Stand helped to raise $14,300 for the Christmas Toy Store PLUS, an additional $2,700 was raised in direct donations! This Monday, July 15th from 5 to 9pm, it's Bardenay Give Back Night at their Downtown Boise location (610 W Grove St.) where 20% of sales go directly to the Christmas Toy Store. Finally, the Overland Food Pantry is in DIRE Need!! Typically, they need 50 pallets of food to be considered full...currently, they have only 4 pallets of food.  To help, please visit: www.svdpid.org/food 

 

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Ken Jercha from Holy Apostles joins Morning Light today to talk about an upcoming Evangelism Retreat at Our Lady of the Valley in Caldwell then plays a medley of Jesus hymns for us.

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Jay Wonacott, Director of Marriage & Family Life for the Diocese of Boise, joins Morning Light to highlight some upcoming events and also continues his series on the paragraphs in the Catechism pertaining to marriage, covering CCC #1652-1654.

 

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Morning Light talks with the Bronco Catholic team of Alberto Jaramillo & Mary Marcak, Operational Manager. They talk about the changes on the formation side of the student center and highlight some of the first events of the new school year.

 

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Morning Light presents "The Catholic Attic" - our monthly catechesis lesson from Fr. Justin Brady, Pastor of St. Paul's parish in Nampa. This month, Father discusses the differences between sacramentals and superstitions.

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Morning Light presents "Man Cave" as Pat King & David Fortin bring you Part 2 of their conversation with Dr. George Ceremuga.

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"Faith & Feasts" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Teresa Zepeda. Today, she highlights the Saints and feasts over the next seven days...then, rewinds to July 12 where we shine the spotlight on Saints Louis and Zélie Martin.

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"Catholic Counseling" is a weekly segment of Morning Light, where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. Today, from Cornerstone Psychological Associates in Boise, we welcome back Dr. Kathy Edwards talking about patience and self-control.

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"Cooking With Scripture" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Chef Lou Aaron, owner of the Westside Drive-In and a Deacon at Our Lady of the Rosary parish in SE Boise. Last week's "best of" episode from 3 years featured crepes as Chef taught the lesson on "eating scrolls." Today, he is in-studio teaching a similar lesson with passages from Amos and Revelation while Brian & Hope enjoy "Little Nothin's" - white bread pressed down with raspberry jam rolled inside, dipped in pancake batter and deep fried. 

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Alanna Burg and John Keenan from the Idaho Lay Dominicans join Morning Light today as they continue their series on St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians.

 

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Morning Light launches a new segment today -  "Why Catholics Do That."  The Essentials of the Catholic Faith Are Found in the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Mary Wax is our weekly guide on an exploration to grow in knowledge, wisdom, and faith. Today’s topic talks about “Holy Water.”  Why is it in Catholic churches?  Who can use it an how is it actually made?  The more you listen, the more you learn!

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Fr. John Kucera, pastor of St. Mary’s parish here in Boise, returns to Morning Light to continue our July series.  Today, part 2 of 5 discussing “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit.” 

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Lois Anderson, Executive Director of Oregon Right to Life, returns to Morning Light to share stories of her very busy month of June and then she looks ahead to a couple of special things over the summer.

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Salt & Light Catholic Radio now presents “He Gave Us So Much - A Tribute to Benedict the 16th” as Sister Beverly from Marymount Hermitage reads parts of this book written by Robert Cardinal Sarah…reflecting on what Benedict’s pontificate gave to the Catholic Church! Today’s episode is an Introduction to Chapter 1.  To learn more about the ministry work of Sister Beverly, please visit the website: www.Marymount-Hermitage.org 

 

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Charles Fuschillo, CEO/President of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, joins Morning Light today to talk about a free educational conference on July 18th as part of its Educating America Tour to provide Idaho residents with information about brain health, caregiving, support services, and more.  It will take place at the Springhill Suites in Boise. To learn more or to register for this free Alzheimer’s educational program, please visit www.alzfdn.org/tour or calling 866-232-8484.

 

 

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Morning Light presents Catholic Book Club, moderated today by Jesse Romero, sharing his upcoming book, One Lord, One Faith, One Church (released July 16) through Sophia Institute Press. What is a “church,” and does man define the term differently from how God defines it?  Did God intend to create an unlimited number of churches with differing beliefs and practices? What are the four supernatural proofs for the one true Church? These and many other questions are answered in Jesse's new book!  

 

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Gabe Ryan talks with Br. Joseph Geiger, LC as Morning Light continues our new segment - "Catholic Kids Questions"…’cuz Catholic Kids want to know!   Submit your kids’ questions on our website under the Contact Us tab at…https://saltandlightradio.com/catholic-kids-questions 

 

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Man Cave is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Pat King & David Fortin. Today, they share Part 1 of their conversation with Dr. George Ceremuga. Catholic men - time to get off the couch and start taking better care of ourselves!

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"Faith & Feasts" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Teresa Zepeda. On this feast of St. Thomas the Apostle, she gives us a rundown of the feasts for the next week and then - “3 Helpful Truths to Remember When Planning a Wedding.”

 

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Catholic Counseling is a weekly segment of Morning Light, where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. Today, from Cornerstone Psychological Associates in Boise, we welcome back Dr. Joe Lipetzky to talk about "patience" and how to instill those skills into our kids.

 

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Chef Lou Aaron could not be with us this morning. Morning Light jumps in the Way-Back Machine and plucked this "Best of" segment from July 6, 2021 talking about “Eating Scrolls?!?”

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Pam Jaszkowiak and Josh Andrus from the Idaho Lay Dominicans join Morning Light as they continue their new series on St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians…today, kicking off Chapter 2.

 

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Dr. Scott French, one of the Directors at The Magis Center, joins Morning Light today to continue our discussion on modern Faith & Science, Eucharistic Miracles, and Truth. 

 

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Fr. John Kucera, pastor of St. Mary’s parish here in Boise, joins Morning Light to kick-off a new series for the month of July. Today, part 1 of 5 discussing “The Gifts of the Holy Spirit” 

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Attorney Megan Wold joins Morning Light today to break down the recent verdict from the Supreme Court regarding Idaho law and EMTALA.

 

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Mareesa Rule, Development Director from the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of SW Idaho, stops by Morning Light with results of Summerfest! Also, the SVdP Firework Stand is open in the Albertsons parking lot on Glenwood & State Street.  Hours: Friday, June 28: 12pm - 6pm, June 29 - July 3: 10am - 10pm, July 4: 10am - 6pm

 

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Filling in for Jay Wonacott's Marriage & Family Life segment, Roland Corral stops by Morning Light to share details on the upcoming BASIC men's retreat at Camp JPII the end of July. Learn more on the Upcoming Events page of www.CatholicIdaho.org 

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Alberto Jaramillo from Bronco Catholic joins Morning Light once again to share what's happening at St. Paul's Student Center on the Boise State campus. Some improvements are being made to the center in hopes to create experiences in the coming school year.

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"Catholic Kids Questions" is a new series on Morning Light, hosted by Gabe Ryan…’cuz Catholic Kids want to know!  Today, it's part 2 of his discussion with the Sisters of Life as they answer questions about vocations. Submit your kids’ questions on our website: https://saltandlightradio.com/catholic-kids-questions 

 

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"Man Cave" is a segment on Morning Light hosted by Pat King & David Fortin as they share Part 2 of their conversation with Deacon Don Prendergast 

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Faith & Feasts is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Teresa Zepeda. For years, we've talked about the book "Drinking With the Saints" during the show. Today, Teresa talks with the author - Dr. Michael P. Foley along with "official taste-tester" - his wife, Alexandra!

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"Catholic Counseling" is a weekly segment of Morning Light, where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. Today, we welcome Amy Ives, LCPC to our rotation of wonderful Catholic counselors. Amy is with Communal Change, LLC and has a specialty in Marriage and Family Therapy. Learn more at https://communalchange.com/staff 

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"Cooking With Scripture" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Chef Lou Aaron, owner of the Westside Drive-In and a Deacon at Our Lady of the Rosary parish in SE Boise. Today, while we enjoy a generous slab of delicious banana bread...Chef Lou talks about the Bread of Life - Jesus - and how we need to trust Him more with our daily lives.

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Alanna Burg and Josh Andrus from the Idaho Lay Dominicans join Morning Light today to kick off a new series on St. Paul's letter to the Philippians…

 

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Does Faith take a vacation? When making your summer vacation plans, make sure you find a parish and their Mass times!  Eric Meyer returns to Morning Light with a great story about attending Mass in Puerto Rico with a church full of tourists!

 

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Charlie Ineck, seminarian for the Diocese of Boise, joins Morning Light to talk about this past year, his summer plans, and what he's looking forward to this Autumn when classes resume.

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Cy Kellett, host of Catholic Answers Live, did a series of fundraising events for us last week in eastern Idaho and the Magic Valley. Morning Light had a chance to sit down with Cy and ask about his thoughts on the importance of Catholic Radio.

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Morning Light welcomes back Dcn. Scott Pearhill, Editor of the Idaho Catholic Register, to walk us through the latest issue hot off the press! The next issue of the ICR will come out August 9 - they do not publish during July.

 

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Today’s moderator of Catholic Book Club on Morning Light is the president and CEO of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, the nation’s largest Catholic civil rights organization - Bill Donohue - talking about his latest book, “Cultural Meltdown” available through Sophia Institute Press at  https://sophiainstitute.com/product/cultural-meltdown 

 

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Kris Foster, music director for St. Mark’s in Boise, joins Morning Light today to share a little history about the Sacred Heart of Jesus and some personal reflection on the dedication of the month of June to this devotion. 

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Our "Faith Community Nursing" segment can be heard on Morning Light every other Thursday. Today, Cari Moodie shares some great information about June being Men’s Health Month. And, in honor of Father’s Day, we will say the Memorare to St. Joseph to wrap up.

 

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Vocations Focus is heard the first and third Thursday of the month during Morning Light. Today, Mary Ellen Nourse visits with Fr. Ed Nowak from the Paulist Fathers

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Gabe Ryan discusses pro-life topics with the Sisters of Life as Morning Light launches this new segment - "Catholic Kids Questions"…because Catholic Kids want to know! Submit your questions on our website under Contact Us. 

 

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Man Cave is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Pat King and David Fortin. Today, they introduce you to Deacon Don Prendergast to share his story.

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Faith & Feasts is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Teresa Zepeda. She gives us a rundown of saints to celebrate over the next couple of weeks. Then, more resources for you and your family to discover this summer.

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"Catholic Counseling" is a weekly segment of Morning Light where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. Today, Jarrod Crump from Meridian Advanced Psychiatry talks about "dealing with the past" - discussing things like wounds and trauma.

 

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"Cooking With Scripture" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Chef Lou Aaron, owner of Westside Drive-In and a Deacon at Our Lady of the Rosary in SE Boise. Today, while Brian & Hope enjoy a refreshing corn salad, Chef Lou talks about the two times that a certain farm implement shows up in Scripture. Are we the fruit of the harvest? Or, the chaff that gets tossed in the fire?

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Pam Jaszkowiak & John Keenan from the Idaho Lay Dominicans join Morning Light today to conclude their series on Galatians as they cover Chapter 6.

 

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Dr. Scott French, one of the Directors at The Magis Center, joins Morning Light today to continue our discussion on modern Faith & Science, Eucharistic Miracles, and Truth. 

 

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Al Kresta, longtime Catholic radio host, author, and founder & president of Ave Maria Radio, died Saturday at his Michigan home after a battle with liver cancer. He was 72. Al Kresta was our keynote speaker at a fundraising event in June of 2015. As a tribute, Morning Light shares a brief interview from back then with this Catholic media giant.

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How can parents raise pro-life children in today's culture? During our weekly "Passionately Pro-Life" segment, Morning Light welcomes Ben & Shay Greenwood and three for their children to discuss that very question.

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Curtis Martin founded FOCUS in 1998 alongside his wife Michaelann. They live in Colorado and have been blessed with nine children and ten grandchildren (so far.) What was the inspiration for starting the FOCUS ministry? Curtis joins Morning Light today to discuss why FOCUS is such a draw for young people to want to become missionaries?

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Ray Hynson & Ken Rief from the Idaho Knights of Columbus both join Morning Light to discuss, among other things, patriotism (Flag Day!) Ray served in the Army (Happy Birthday to the Army today, too!) for many years and shares how the Knights of Columbus was key to certain times in the military.

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Ralph May, Executive Director from the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of SW Idaho, joins Morning Light once again with some timely updates. First off - a reminder that Summerfest is coming up next Friday, June 21st @ Château des Fleurs - limited seating is still available at www.svdpid.org  Also, some recent highlights and stories from the Re-entry Program.

 

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John Vitz from Angelus Music provides our "Sacred Music" segment today on Morning Light. June is the month dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. John wrote "A Mass for Peace in the Third Millennium" and dedicated to the Sacred Heart so we share a track from the CD. Also, a story about St. John Vianney and a song from "The Cure' of Ars" - a musical on his life.

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Jay Wonacott, Director of Marriage & Family Life, joins Morning Light with a long list of upcoming events. His office is working on a men's retreat for July 25-28...a parenting seminar Sept. 20-21...and a "Banquet of Love" on Oct. 19. So, break out your calendar then tune in to learn more!

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Alberto Jaramillo from Bronco Catholic stops by Morning Light. You might think that things are quiet on the Boise State campus with the students on summer break. Alberto shares some events and projects that are coming up in the near future.

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"The Catholic Attic" is our monthly get-together with Fr. Justin Brady, Pastor of St. Paul's parish in Nampa. Some strange things have happened over the years at the Salt & Light Radio building. Father talks with Morning Light about exorcism as we sort out the spiritual from the superstitious.

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"Man Cave" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Pat King and David Fortin. With the recent controversial Harrison Butker speech, Fr. Larry Barile offers a homily on the subject which is then discussed further by our two favorite cavemen in today's episode.

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"Faith & Feasts" is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Teresa Zepeda. After she takes a quick look at the saints and feasts days in the week ahead, she also shares some resources that you should check out this summer.

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"Catholic Counseling" is a weekly segment of Morning Light where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. Today, from Cornerstone Psychological Associates in Boise, we welcome back Dr. Kathy Edwards…talking about “Kindness.”  

Ephesians 4:32 - Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.

Luke 6:35 - But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return, and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, for he is kind to the ungrateful and the evil.

Proverbs 11:17 - A man who is kind benefits himself, but a cruel man hurts himself.

Colossians 3:12 - Put on then, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience,

Proverbs 31:26 - She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.

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Chef Lou Aaron is the owner of the Westside Drive-In and a Deacon at Our Lady of the Rosary parish in SE Boise. Since he could not be with Morning Light today, so we pulled this Best of "Cooking With Scripture" from June 8, 2021 - talking about mustard.

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Morning Light welcomes Alanna Burg & Pamila Jaszkowiak from the Idaho Lay Dominicans to continue their new series on Galatians…today, they cover Chapter 5.

 

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The Catholic Company Man, Eric Meyer, could not be with us today. So, Morning Light jumped into the Way-Back Machine for this "best of" segment from March 25th of this year. Eric shares a funny story about just how many Catholic prayers exist, and how a small group in a tiny chapel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin went through a LOT of them in just one service!

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Nathan Ribb, seminarian for the Diocese of Boise, stops by Morning Light to talk about his past year at Bishop White Seminary in Spokane. He also shares his interesting summer plans with us and how older seminarians become mentors to help the younger men through the early parts of their formation process.

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Passionately Pro-Life is a segment that kicks-off every Marvelous Monday edition of Morning Light.  Today, Emily Naugle stops by to share two events - the Mass of Hope tonight at St. Mark's parish in Boise ... and the pro-life Gala coming up June 27th.

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Mass to ordain two new permanent Deacons to the Diocese of Boise (one for Immaculate Conception in Buhl and the other to Risen Christ in Boise.)  Due to a back injury, Bishop Peter Christensen was unable to celebrate today's Mass. Special thanks to Bishop Peter Smith from the Archdiocese of Portland for filling in on such short notice.

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Salt & Light Catholic Radio presents “Keeping the Lord’s Day Holy.” Based on the 1998 Encyclical from Pope Saint John Paul II, Sister Beverly from Marymount Hermitage shares more about WHY the 7th day is holy and HOW we can keep it that way!  Today’s episode looks at the Life of the Church and offers a conclusion to this series.  To learn more about the ministry work of Sister Beverly, please visit the website: www.Marymount-Hermitage.org 

 

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This week, during the Sacred Music segment of Morning Light, Ken Jercha from Holy Apostles shares a beautiful song "I Hear His Voice" - in talking about the upcoming days that focus on the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

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Gina Schmidt returns to Morning Light for our Faith Community Nursing segment. June is National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month so Gina shares some statistics for migraines and the most common types of headaches. What is the difference between a migraine and a headache? What are some treatment options? Who is the Patron Saint of Headaches?  Tune in and learn more!

 

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Morning Light presents Vocations Focus on the first and third Thursday of each month. Today, Mary Ellen Nourse interviews Fr. Henry Nguyen from the Priests of the Sacred Heart Dehonians USA. You may not have heard of the Dehonians but there are 2,800 of them around the world!  Tune in and find out more about this religious order.

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Carol Brown from Salt & Light Radio caught up with one of the Serra Route pilgrims during last week’s National Eucharistic Pilgrimage across southern Idaho as we wrap up this edition of Morning Light with her interview of Chas Firestone East.

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Man Cave is a weekly segment of Morning Light hosted by Pat King & David Fortin. Today, enjoy part 2 of their interview with Bear Woznick on “Fatherhood” in regards to Bear's new book - "12 Rules for Manliness: Where Have All the Cowboys Gone?"  

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Teresa Zepeda returns to Morning Light for her weekly segment - "Faith & Feasts." After her Quick Look at the week ahead, she recommends some resources worth checking out this summer.

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"Catholic Counseling" is a weekly segment of Morning Light where we've assembled a panel of experts to help Catholics maintain good mental health. From Cornerstone Psychological Associates in Boise, we welcome back Dr. Joe Lipetzky, as he continues to go through the book "Character Building" by David Isaacs. Today's chapter covers the topic of "Industriousness" and how we can prevent our kids from becoming lazy - rather, wanting to help out around the house or help do something nice for others.

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"Cooking With Scripture" is a weekly segment of Morning Light, hosted by Chef Lou Aaron, owner of the Westside Drive-In and a Deacon at Our Lady of the Rosary parish in S.E. Boise. While our co-hosts dive in to an artichoke, Deacon Lou talks about the different covenants in the Old and New Testaments...and how blood played a part in both!

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John Keenan & Pamila Jaszkowiak from the Idaho Lay Dominicans join Morning Light to continue their new series on Galatians…today, they cruise through Chapter 4!

 

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Dr. Scott French, one of the Directors at The Magis Center, joins Morning Light today to continue our discussion on modern Faith & Science, Eucharistic Miracles, and Truth. 

 

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Bill Avey, President of Bishop Kelly High School, joins Morning Light today to share details about a new BK publication, "Sacred Spaces."  This remarkable project is the Senior Service work of Sofia Kartel, a member of the BK Class of 2024.  Katie Hays then took Sofia's content and turned it into an engaging flipbook format. To access the flipbook, simply click here.

 

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Morning Light catches up with Adam Schwend, Western Regional Coordinator for Susan B Anthony Pro-life America. Adam will be the Keynote Speaker at the Right to Life of Idaho dinner gala, coming up June 26th at the Galaxy Event Center in Meridian. Search www,EventBrite.com to purchase your tickets before June 12th!

 

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Salt & Light Catholic Radio presents “Keeping the Lord’s Day Holy.” Based on the 1998 Encyclical from Pope Saint John Paul II, Sister Beverly from Marymount Hermitage shares more about WHY the 7th day is holy and HOW we can keep it that way! Today’s episode focuses on the Exodus and the First Covenant. To learn more about the ministry work of Sister Beverly, please visit the website: www.Marymount-Hermitage.org 

 

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Morning Light catches up with George Mesina, current Idaho State Deputy with the Knights of Columbus. George has been following the National Eucharistic Pilgrimage across southern Idaho. He shares with us what being a Knight has meant to him, and to others, over the years.

 

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