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Parishes with empty pews; Catholics who don’t know the basics of their faith; church buildings standing idle: How can we reverse these trends and revitalize our parish communities?

Real Life Catholic founder Chris Stefanick will discuss the important role of the parish in our Church with Franciscan University Presents host Dr. Bob Rice, professor of theology and catechetics at Franciscan University, and panelists Dr. Scott Hahn and Dr. William Newton of Franciscan University’s Theology Department.

October’s Show: “Parish Revitalization”

Airdates:  Sunday, October 6th, at 10 pm, Thursday, October 10th, at 5 am, and Friday, October 11th, at 2 pm

For more information, visit the Presents page.

Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR: Homily: Mary, Mercy, and the Eucharist

By Faith&Reason - January 13th, 2017

Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, President Emeritus of Franciscan University of Steubenville, delivers a homily at the Mary, Mercy, and the Eucharist Conference in 1996.

“Behold this heart that so loves man.”

Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR: Homily: Losing Your Life To Save It

By Faith&Reason - January 13th, 2017

Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, President Emeritus of Franciscan University of Steubenville, delivers a homily at the Defending the Faith Conference in the summer of 1995.

This homily includes the story of when Fr. Scanlan met Mother Teresa of Calcutta and of praying with Pope John Paul II.

Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR: Jerusalem Fire Rally

By Faith&Reason - January 13th, 2017

Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, President Emeritus of Franciscan University of Steubenville, delivers the homily on the opening night of a FIRE Rally in Jerusalem, on November 10, 1992.

“(In) every suffering, every glory, every joy, every disappointment… you will see the steps of a disciple.”