Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield, Illinois
Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield, Illinois (photo: Diocese of Springfield)

Bishop Thomas Paprocki (June 8)

This last week the Illinois state senate approved one of the most radical abortion bills in America, allowing abortion in the Land of Lincoln up to birth. Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield, Illinois, has responsed. This week on Register Radio we interview Bishop Paprocki on his new decree prohibiting pro-abortion legislators from receiving Communion in his diocese.

Coronavirus, Catholic Schools (Aug. 1)

The COVID-19 pandemic has re-emerged as a major health crisis in the United States and around the world. How is the Church responding, and what can be done to keep parishioners safe as they worship? We talk with Dr. Timothy Flanigan, a Catholic deacon and infectious disease specialist at Brown University. Also, we’ve had a lot of news this week on Catholic schools, including an important op-ed by several important Church leaders reminding us that Catholic schools are worth saving. We talk with Register contributor Andrea Picciotti-Bayer.