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Program for Monday, March 12, 2012 (#12-12)
American Catholic Radio continues its Lenten series on the personal journey of conversion and renewal of faith, and looks at the idea of "letting go"--during

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Living Faith Living Faith
Producer Judy Zarick talks with Carolyn Woo, new President and CEO of Catholic Relief Services. This season of Lent is a good time to remind ourselves of all the people around the world who need our help and how we can do so much good along with organizations such as CRS.

Catholic Relief Services website

Ask a Franciscan Ask a Franciscan
Franciscan Father Greg Friedman answers these pastoral questions: What is the sacrament of confirmation all about? Is it still acceptable to have a Mass offered for a deceased loved one?

On Faith and Media On Faith and Media
Direct from Hollywood, ACR presents Sister Rose Pacatte from the Daughters of St. Paul. Her mission is to help people of faith understand what we’re seeing and hearing all around us. She’s an educator, author, movie reviewer for the Catholic press, and she’s won numerous awards for her passion to illuminate what’s good in today’s popular culture. Sister Rose will explore the theme of forgiveness in some contemporary films.

Sr. Rose Pacatte, FSP

Minute Meditation Minute Meditation
Matthew Kelly reads from his book Rediscover Lent, published in print and audiobook form by Franciscan Media.

"Rediscover Lent," an audiobook written and read by Matthew Kelly.

Exploring Our Faith Exploring Our Faith
John Feister's guest is Susan Vogt. She’s worked in diocesan family life education for the Catholic Church for over 30 years. Susan's career in Church work parallels her marriage for over 30 years to her husband Jim. She has designed and led marriage preparation and enrichment programs, and worked as a family counselor and teacher of marriage courses on the high school and college level. Currently Susan is a freelance speaker, author, and relationship coach in the areas of marriage, parenting, and spirituality. She’s been an advisor to the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Marriage and Family, and she's the author of the Every Day Catholic article "Lent: Have You Given Up on Giving Up?" Susan spoke with John about a positive way to look at “giving things up for Lent.”

Susan V. Vogt, freelance speaker and writer on marriage, parenting and spirituality

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