Catholicism

Father Patrick Collins (Part II)

Jul 2, 2018

Father Patrick Collins returns to continue our converseation on the Roman Catholic Church.

Patrick Collins works for Cross International  and visits churches all around the country to encourage support for Catholic projects. Fr. Collins lives in Douglas, Michigan.

Father Patrick Collins

Jun 25, 2018

We welcome Father Patrick Collins back to Common Threads to talk about the Roman Catholic Church.

Patrick Collins works for Cross International  and visits churches all around the country to encourage support for Catholic projects. Fr. Collins lives in Douglas, Michigan.

Robert Hudson (Part II)

Jun 4, 2018
The Monk's Record Player book cover
Eerdmans Publishing Co.

Author Robert Hudson returns to Common Threads to continue the coversation about his book, ‘The Monk's Record Player: Thomas Merton, Bob Dylan, and the Perilous Summer of 1966.’

The Monk's Record Player

May 29, 2018
The Monk's Record Player book cover
Eerdmans Publishing Co.

Our guest is Robert Hudson, author of ‘The Monk's Record Player: Thomas Merton, Bob Dylan, and the Perilous Summer of 1966.’

Tina Alexis Allen (Part II)

May 7, 2018
Tina Alexis Allen in red dress
tinaalexisallen.com (cropped from original photo)

Fred Stella continues his conversation with Tina Alexis Allen about her book,  Hiding Out: A Memoir of Drugs, Deception and Double Lives.  

More information about Tina and her book is on her website:  tinaalexisallen.com

Tina Alexis Allen

Apr 30, 2018
Tina Alexis Allen in red dress
tinaalexisallen.com (cropped from original photo)

Tina Alexis Allen is our guest.  Tina joins us to talk about her book,  Hiding Out: A Memoir of Drugs, Deception and Double Lives.  

More information is on her website:  tinaalexisallen.com

Father James Martin (Part II)

Apr 9, 2018

Father James Martin joins us again this week to continue the conversation about his book, ‘Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.’

Father James Martin

Apr 2, 2018

Our guest is Father James Martin. Rev. Martin joins us to talk about his book,‘Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.’

Priest near Lansing on leave amid embezzlement probe

May 10, 2017

Another Roman Catholic church in Michigan is dealing with an embezzlement investigation. Officials say the pastor of St. Martha Church in Okemos, near Lansing, has been placed on leave. The Rev. Jonathan Wehrle (WUR'-lee) already planned to retire at the end of June. The Catholic Diocese of Lansing said Wednesday that auditors uncovered a "possible significant embezzlement" at St. Martha. 

Diocese of Grand Rapids

The Diocese of Grand Rapids celebrates The Light is On for You:  An Evening of Penance. We talk about this with Annalise Laumeyer.

Pages