Busted Halo Show w/Fr. Dave Dwyer

de Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Select segments from the show on The Catholic Channel - Sirius Satellite Radio, ch. 129

Episodios

Theologian Brett Salkeld on COVID Vaccines and Religious Exemption

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

With so much in the news about rising COVID-19 cases and vaccination efforts, Theologian Brett Salkeld stops by the show to discuss the ethics of vaccines, mandates, and religious exemptions in the midst of the ongoing pandemic.

Is Salvation Possible for Everyone?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

A listener named Kenny asks if salvation is possible for all people. He shares that his girlfriend is Catholic while he is Protestant. His girlfriend believes that the Catholic Church teaches that all people go to heaven, no matter their religion, as long as they are good people. Kenny asks if this is true.

Dr. Nicki Verploegen on Contemplative Living

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Dr. Nicki Verplogean, Cofounder of Tatenda International, chats with Father Dave about her book, “Organic Spirituality: A Sixfold Path for Contemplative Living.”

Fr. Patrick Mary Briscoe on the Life of Saint Dominic

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

This summer, the Dominican Order celebrated 800 years since the death of their founder, Saint Dominic. Dominican Priest Father Patrick Mary Briscoe chats with Father Dave about his new book, “Saint. Dominic's Way of Life: A Path to Knowing and Loving God.”

Motu Proprio

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Linda Znachko on Working to Honor the Lives of Abandoned Children

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Linda Znachko, founder of He Knows Your Name Ministries discusses her work honoring the life and dignity of every child, and highlights the importance of initiatives like the Safe Haven Baby Box program to prevent unnecessary infant abandonment or death. 

Was Judas Denied Communion at the Last Supper?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

A listener named Ron asks if Judas was denied communion at the Last Supper, as it seems that he was in the state of mortal sin.

How Would You Define ‘Faith?’

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Brett shares that he was recently asked to define the word “faith” and found himself stumbling over the answer. This leads to an earnest discussion among Team Busted Halo.

Father Dave on Bishops’ Vote for New Eucharistic Document

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Father Dave discusses the U.S. bishops’ vote to draft a document on the Eucharist, and unpacks what this means for the Church.

The 30-Day Experiment

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Kay Wyma chats with Father Dave about her new book, “The Peace Project: A 30-Day Experiment Practicing Thankfulness, Kindness, and Mercy.” 

Father Dave Explains New Code of Canon Law on Abuse

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Father Dave breaks down the newly-revised sections of the Catholic Church’s Code of Canon Law regarding sexual abuse, expanding who can and must be punished for sexual abuses, and other abuses of power within the Church. 

Should I Go to Confession If I'm Going to Repeat the Same Sin?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

A listener named Dan asks Father Dave if there is a point in going to Confession if you know you are going to keep repeating the same sin.

Peter Mutabazi on the Power of Affirmation

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Fr. Larry Rice chats with Peter Mutabazi, advocate for vulnerable communities and founder of Now I Am Known, about his dedication to serving children in foster care.

Lila Rose

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

What Is Papal Infallibility?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Father Larry Rice explains papal infallibility and how it works.

How Do I Forgive My Sister?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

A listener named Aida asks Father Steven Bell how to forgive her older sister who she hasn’t  spoken to for years due to a conflict over their inheritance.

Can Faith and Magic Go Together? An Interview With ‘Catholic Magician’ Giancarlo Bernini The Catholic Magician

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Giancarlo Bernini, Catholic Magician and speaker, discusses his unique career, his Catholic faith, and performs some tricks on-air!

Fr. Steven Bell on Pursuing Healing and Reconciliation in the Wake of the Chauvin Trial

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Father Steven Bell and Team Busted Halo discuss working towards healing and reconciliation after the news of Derek Chauvin being found guilty of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd.

Ryan Casey Waller on the Importance of Discussing Mental Health in the Church

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Episcopal pastor, psychotherapist, and lawyer Ryan Casey Waller discusses his new book, ”Depression, Anxiety, and Other Things We Don't Want to Talk About.”

Dr. Angela Gorrell on the Gravity of Joy

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Guest host Fr. Stuart Wilson-Smith chats with Dr. Angela Gorrell about her new book, “The Gravity of Joy: A Story of Being Lost and Found,” which reflects on finding joy in the midst of suffering.

Theologian Brett Salkeld on Vaccines and the Catholic Church

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Guest host Fr. Stuart Wilson-Smith chats with theologian Brett Salkeld about how the Catholic Church’s relationship with vaccines has evolved over time, and the morality of the various COVID vaccines available today.

Gia Chacón on Working to End Christian Persecution

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Gia Chacón, humanitarian and founder of For the Martyrs, discusses Christian persecution in our world today.

Gloria Purvis Reflects on Black History Month and the Black Catholic Experience

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Catholic speaker, author, and former host of the “Morning Glory” radio show Gloria Purvis discusses Black History Month and how the Church can better serve Black Catholics.

Fr. Jim Martin on the Many Different Ways to Pray

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Jesuit priest and Editor of America Media, Fr. Jim Martin, S.J. discusses his new book, “Learning to Pray: A Guide for Everyone.”

Dr. Scott Hahn on the Role of Religion in Society

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Theologian Dr. Scott Hahn discusses his new  book, “It is Right and Just: Why the Future of Civilization Depends on True Religion,” which argues that religion is not only relevant to justice and law, but is necessary for civilization to thrive. 

Father Dave Explains 2021 Ash Wednesday Guidelines

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Father Dave explains the Vatican’s new guidelines for distributing ashes on Ash Wednesday due to the pandemic.

Jason Evert on Freedom From Lust

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Jason Evert, Catholic speaker, author, and founder of The Chastity Project, discusses his new program created with Matt Fradd, “Forged: 33 Days Towards Freedom.” 

A Spiritual Journey with St. Elizabeth of the Trinity

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Claire Dwyer, Editor of Spiritualdirection.com discusses her new book, “The Present Paradise: A Spiritual Journey with St. Elizabeth of the Trinity.”

What if They Don't Come Back to the Pews?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Dan Cellucci, CEO of the Catholic Leadership Institute, discusses his OSV Initiative Talk, “What If They Don’t Come Back?” 

Caitlyn Kano on Faith and Finance

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Caitlyn Kano. Executive Director of Compass Catholic ministries, discusses financial wellness and what role our faith can play in decisions about money. 

Kimberly Hahn on Faithful Marriages

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Author, speaker, wife, and mother, Kimberly Hahn chats with Father Dave about her Bible study book, “Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage.” 

Are We Supposed to Fast During Advent?

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

A fan named Patricia asks if we are required to fast during Advent, and uses the example of abstaining from meat on Fridays during Lent.

Chris Stefanick on Living Joy

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Catholic speaker, author, and television host Chris Stefanick discusses his new book, “Living Joy: 9 Rules to Help You Rediscover and Live Joy Every Day.

How to Have a Crucial Conversation

por Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP

Campus minister, educator, and Busted Halo writer Mary Ann Steutermann chats with Father Dave about navigating challenging conversations.