From left to right: The Catholic University of America, the University of Notre Dame and Franciscan University of Steubenville are offering graduates at commencement speakers who are faithful witnesses. (L. Kragt Bakker / Shutterstock.com, Unsplash and Franciscan University of Steubenville)
From left to right: The Catholic University of America, the University of Notre Dame and Franciscan University of Steubenville are offering graduates at commencement speakers who are faithful witnesses. (L. Kragt Bakker / Shutterstock.com, Unsplash and Franciscan University of Steubenville) (photo: Screenshot)

Graduation Season Class of 2018 (5/5/2018)

It’s graduation season. Who’s who in Catholic commencement speakers for 2018? This week on Register Radio, we find out. Peter Jesserer Smith reports on this year’s speakers and honorary degrees. And then, we talk to Catholic entrepreneur and author Frank Hanna about his book ‘A Graduate's Guide to Life.’

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.