From Foster Homes to the Board Room: Tom Monaghan’s Journey in Faith
Feb17

From Foster Homes to the Board Room: Tom Monaghan’s Journey in Faith

Mother Assumpta:  We’re so privileged to have Tom Monaghan with us today. We’re going straight into some questions. Tell us about your childhood.  Tom Monaghan:  My parents were poor. My dad died at the age of 29. I was four years old, and I had a younger brother. My mother went back to nursing school and put us in a foster home where there was no religion in the home, and then she moved us to a Catholic...

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Doing His Work
Feb10

Doing His Work

Mother Assumpta:  We are so delighted to have Father Peter John Cameron with us today. Father, you have so many accomplishments. Who are you? How did you enter the Dominicans? Are you a Southerner or Northerner? Tell us a little bit about yourself. Fr. Cameron:  It’s a great joy to be with your mother. I was born in Rhode Island. I grew up outside of Hartford, Connecticut, but my parents were both from Pawtucket, Rhode...

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Beauty of Art: Transcending Culture
Feb03

Beauty of Art: Transcending Culture

Liz Lev, an art historian based in Rome, Italy, shares her thoughts on the ability of art, especially religious art, to influence and enlighten the world around us. From Michelangelo and Caravaggio to the catacombs outside Rome and art across the world, Liz Lev finds that the beauty in art is something that can ultimately lead any viewer to the Lord. Mother Assumpta We’re privileged today to have Liz Lev with us. Tell us about...

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Influencing Our Culture: Dr. Mary Rice Hasson
Jan27

Influencing Our Culture: Dr. Mary Rice Hasson

Dr. Mary Rice Hasson, Kate O’Beirne Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, shares her background growing up and how her early formation in the Catholic Faith influences her today as she strives to influence public policy positively in favor of the family and faith. Mother Assumpta Long:  We are tremendously privileged to have Dr. Mary Hasson with us. I honestly looked at your portfolio and have no clue where to begin. You...

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Hope for the Pro-Life Generation: Mother Assumpta interviews Mother Agnes Donovan of The Sisters of Life
Jan20

Hope for the Pro-Life Generation: Mother Assumpta interviews Mother Agnes Donovan of The Sisters of Life

Mother Agnes Mary Donovan of the Sisters of Life shares the foundation story of her order, propelled by Cardinal O’Connor, and gives an in-depth look at the good work she and her sisters do to help women and men across the country, especially young mothers looking for a way to bear and raise their children rather than aborting. Mother Assumpta:  We are so blessed today to have Mother Agnes Donovan of the Sisters of Life with us....

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