Dec. 19, 2015 - Edward Pentin on Pope and Climate Change/ Fr. Raymond de Souza on Mercy

Pope Francis gave two thumbs up to the climate change agreement signed by nearly 200 nations last week, in Paris. Jeanette De Melo and Edward Pentin look at how—for years—the Vatican has played a part in the fight against climate change. Also, Jeanette and Father Raymond De Souza talk about two centuries of mercy: from the devotion to the Sacred Heart to the Image of Divine Mercy.

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.

President Donald Trump during his speech at a "Thank You" Tour rally held at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pa.

President Trump: ‘Faith in God’ Helps Unite Nation

In an apparent reference to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and months of demonstrations and civil unrest across several U.S. cities over racial justice issues, Trump said that faith was an important support for civil and national unity.