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Clergy Sexual Abuse & Liverpool Eucharistic Procession (09/15/2018)

The news about the clergy sexual abuse crisis continues to sadden Catholics around the world. This last week the leaders of the US Bishops met with Pope Francis to discuss the McCarrick scandal, Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington has signaled his possible resignation, a Vatican meeting on abuse was called for February, and another American bishop is under investigation for abuse. On Register Radio we’ll discuss all those happenings. But also we want to shine a light of the true, beautiful and good so we’ll take a look a magnificent Eucharistic procession of several thousands in Liverpool, England.

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.

Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, April 17, 2014.

Recalling the Unlikely Ginsburg-Scalia Friendship

Justice Antonin Scalia’s love of debate was one of the things that drew him to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a woman with whom he disagreed on many things, including many aspects of the law.