Tag Archives: Catholic Radio

The Church Alive: JP2 Changed the World

16 May

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 16, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on EWTN Radio’s The Church Alive this morning. The program is hosted by Dr. Matthew Bunson, Brian Patrick, and Fr. Thomas Petri, OP.

During the 16-minute segment, the hosts asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates Pope St. John Paul the Great’s 100th birthday, coming up on May 18, 2020. They also asked him about Pope Benedict’s letter, John Paul II’s role in the Second Vatican Council and ending communism in Eastern Europe, and the newly opened cause for canonization of JP2’s parents.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (55 minutes)

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.

Catholic Answers Live: Remembering John Paul II

15 May

EL CAJON, California. (May 15, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on Catholic Answers Live this afternoon.

During the 55-minute interview, host Cy Kellett asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates Pope St. John Paul the Great’s 100th birthday, coming up on May 18, 2020. Novecosky also fielded calls from listeners across North America, who asked about everything from the priestly sexual abuse crisis to the World Day of Prayer in Assisi, initiated by John Paul II.

The interview was broadcast worldwide on the EWTN Radio network and live-streamed on all Catholic Answers platforms, including Catholic.com, YouTube, Facebook.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (55 minutes)

CLICK HERE to watch on YouTube

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.

Kresta in the Afternoon: John Paul II at 100

11 May

ANN ARBOR, Michigan. (May 11, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on Ave Maria Radio’s Kresta in the Afternoon today.

During the 12-minute segment, guest hosts Bruce and Kris McGregor, asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates Pope St. John Paul the Great’s 100th birthday, coming up on May 18, 2020. They discussed how Novecosky made Pope Francis laugh out loud before pivoting to how Novecosky met the Polish pope five times. Novecosky told them that John Paul’s father was his most profound example of faith, piety and prayer.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (12 minutes 57 seconds)

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.

Kresta in the Afternoon: Remembering John Paul II

15 Apr

ANN ARBOR, Michigan. (April 15, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on Ave Maria Radio’s Kresta in the Afternoon today.

During the 27-minute segment, host Al Kresta asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates Pope St. John Paul the Great’s 100th birthday, coming up on May 18, 2020. They discussed the Polish pope’s stand against socialism and liberation theology — plus the pope’s remarkable outreach to young people and his passion for evangelization.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (26 minutes 47 seconds)

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.

Sirius XM: John Paul II’s powerful legacy

15 Apr

TAMPA, Florida. (April 15, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on The Catholic Channel‘s Seize The Day program today. The Catholic Channel is found at 129 on SiriusXM.

During the 16-minute segment, host Gus Lloyd asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates Pope St. John Paul the Great’s 100th birthday, coming up on May 18, 2020. He asked the author how he was able to meet the saint five times. They also discussed John Paul’s outreach to China and Russia.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (15 minutes 50 seconds)

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.

Drew Mariani Show: Honoring John Paul the Great

2 Apr

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin. (April 2, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on Relevant Radio’s Drew Mariani Show today — the 15th anniversary of Pope St. John Paul II’s death.

During the 17-minute segment, host Drew Mariani asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates Pope St. John Paul the Great’s 100th birthday, coming up on May 18, 2020. They discussed the Polish pope’s stand against many accomplishments and, in particular, his championing the cause of St. Faustina Kowalska and the Divine Mercy message and devotion.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (16 minutes 16 seconds)

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.

Iowa Catholic Radio: John Paul the Great 15 years later

2 Apr

DES MOINES, Iowa. (April 2, 2020) — Patrick Novecosky, editor of this blog, was a guest on Iowa Catholic Radio’s Jon Leonetti in the Morning program this morning — on the 15th anniversary of Pope John Paul the Great’s death.

During the 11-minute segment, Leonetti asked Novecosky about his new book, 100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World, which commemorates the great Polish saint’s 100th birthday coming up on May 18, 2020.

CLICK HERE to listen to the entire interview. (10 minutes 30 seconds)

You can purchase the book on Amazon here.