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Episode # 1090 - Shrine Sanctuary Of Our Lady Of Fatima.

TGIF everyone and after a few minor technical difficulties at the start of the show, Producer Nick helps out and as usual saves the day as Father Anthony says.  Today, he is joined by two very special guests, one that has been on before, Dave Carollo, Executive Director of The World Apostolate of Fatima U.S.A.,Inc. and Our Lady's Blue Army, who has been on the show before, and Father Francisco Pereica, from the Shrine Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima all the way from Portugal and has much going on during his visit here in Chicago.  Father Francisco shares some of the history of what he is doing, as well as explaining many things that Our Lady of Fatima is responsible for and what it has done recently.  Theses men go into detail a bit more on the subjects of Angels, as well as our relationship with Jesus.  Father Francisco talks also about those who visits the Shrine in Portugal, as well as the message they have with Our Lady Of Fatima.  Father Anthony also asks both David and Father Francisco some questions with Our Lady Of Fatima on a more International level too.  Towards, these three men explain how Mercy is brought into the message of Our Lady Of Fatima.  For more information on Our Lady of Fatima and other topics discussed today, visit online at: www.bluearmy.com or http://wafusa.org.

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Episode # 1089 - The Return Of Father Anthony 2015

Due to schedule conflicts and meetings, this is a rebroadcast from the beginning of this week. 

Father Anthony returns after his annual trip to Italy and everyone is very excited to have him back on air and in the studio today.  He is both happy and sad at being back from Rome, for he as usual, talks about his trip to and from Rome, as well as how the flight back went, well, but delays on the way, a 5 hour delay for one thing.  He also talks about what he did this year over in Rome, some of the same things, however new things too to make the trip different.  He also points out how some things are similar to things in movies, in particular the Harry Potter series.  As the show continues, Father Anthony talks all those who filled for the show while he was away too on his retreat or vacation, whatever you want to call it, as he talks about walking around and seeing the sights, as well as the train rides he took and visiting several places too, including seeing Pope Francis.  Tony joins the show after the first break, and Father Anthony is very excited to be back with everyone and shares more on his trip with what he saw and reflected on while in Italy, as well as seeing many things; some good, some interesting if not bad and some influential. 

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Episode # 1088 - Much On Mark Kurowski’s Mind

Today since Father Koys is away and Father Anthony taking care of things today, we are joined today by Mark Kurowski, who also has filled in before, not just when Father Anthony was away in Italy, but before too.  He has much time to talk about today ranging from all kinds of topics, not just with the Church, but also things going on in Chicago itself.  One of the first things Mark talks about is the difference between Catholics and Protestants, allowing Mark to point out differences obviously, but in terms of beliefs and faith and how they feel on things, including the idea of The Will of people/humans and trying to be a better person.  As the show continues, Mark shares his feelings on poverty and the poor in Indiana and what we can do to help them, as well as relating to Mark coming from Indiana, how he has an ideas or thoughts of how to treat the poor in Indiana.  With talking about being "open" to others, the topic turns toward discussing if Pope Francis met with a Transsexual recently mentioned in an article Mark points out.  With this, he shares some of his feelings on Pope Francis in this situation.  Towards the end of the show, Mark has talked about how we can improve ourselves, but he brings up people in Chicago, including for the Chicago Cubs with Ernie Banks in mind.  For more information on Mark Kurowski and him being a Spiritual Advisor, visit online at: http://myspiritualadvisor.com.   

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Episode # 1087 - Catholic Schools Week- Faith, Family, And Education

On this Tuesday, Father Anthony is here and everyone is excited, however the laughs are going but Father Anthony starts off about how he isn't fond of hearing his own voice on the show, but he does a very good job everyday he's on the air.  He points out more on what happened when he was preparing to leave for Rome, including his thoughts on last year's, 2014, Christmas show.  As the show continues, many things are brought up, with the laughs continuing on what Father Anthony and his co-hosts of the show have done.  However, he talks about a topic that he wanted to get to yesterday and brings it up today, Jesus and the idea of repentance, as well as having Faith with this and being a "true believer."  As the show continues, Father Anthony continues along the lines of Faith, with education in mind, since this is Catholic Schools Week, and mentions a family from St. Stanislaus Kostka school, as well as reflecting with Gospel Readings here too.  After the second break, the discussion turns toward talking about the subject that the show concluded on yesterday, or tried to talk about for the last few minutes, the prophet Mohammed and repentance, as well as using the words from St. Basil here to help.     

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Episode # 1086 - The Return Of Father Anthony 2015

Father Anthony returns after his annual trip to Italy and everyone is very excited to have him back on air and in the studio today.  He is both happy and sad at being back from Rome, for he as usual, talks about his trip to and from Rome, as well as how the flight back went, well, but delays on the way, a 5 hour delay for one thing.  He also talks about what he did this year over in Rome, some of the same things, however new things too to make the trip different.  He also points out how some things are similar to things in movies, in particular the Harry Potter series.  As the show continues, Father Anthony talks all those who filled for the show while he was away too on his retreat or vacation, whatever you want to call it, as he talks about walking around and seeing the sights, as well as the train rides he took and visiting several places too, including seeing Pope Francis.  Tony joins the show after the first break, and Father Anthony is very excited to be back with everyone and shares more on his trip with what he saw and reflected on while in Italy, as well as seeing many things; some good, some interesting if not bad and some influential.   

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Episode # 1085 - Intervierw With Christopher West

Due to scheduling conflicts, this is a rebroadcast from January 14th, 2015.  We apologize for any problems.

Today, Father Loya returns after being away for some time and happy to be here.  Also, he is joined by special guest Christopher West from the Theology of the Body Institute and here to talk about the teachings of Saint John Paul II.  Christina and Tony join him on the air today and remark that haven't seen Father Loya since last year, 2014, as well as being very excited today and says hello to those listening in today from his Parish too.  Before he goes into his interview with Christopher West, Father Loya shares with us much from Christmas, as well as being in the Christmas season now and with God being the Creator and Creation.  These lead into and are related to the Theology of the Body and the Language of the Body today, all connected to the interview with Christopher West.  Each are all related to the idea and emotion of love, not only for God, but the love we are all looking for in terms of girlfriend/boyfriend and husband/wife, as well as sexuality and desire.  Christopher also illustrates this by using his own experiences as examples to help this discussion, including using the example of fast food here relating to desires we have.  He points out some very interesting thoughts for you loyal listeners to think about.  Christopher West also shares information on the COR Project, Latin for Heart, a project to help people in the journey in desire, as well as the design for these desires by God in order to reach our destiny, as well as sharing the Theology of the Body.  More examples Christopher uses to discuss desire here, is Playboy Magazine Publisher  Hugh Hefner and Painter of the Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo.   For more information on Christopher West and/or the COR Project visit either: http://www.christopherwest.com and/or http://corproject.com.

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Episode # 1084 - Poverty Awarness Month

TGIAF everyone and today on Winds of Change, we are joined by Jude Huntz from the Office of the Archdioceses of Peace and Justice in Chicago, along with John Talyor a consultant from his office to join us.  Since this week is around the March For Life, he brings up much on things previously talked about on shows this week.  However, this is Poverty Awareness Month, and Jude brings up talking about poverty and those who are less fortunate.  Both talk about what they have been doing to help out everyone who is going through something like this.  Jude talks about how the Church is behind this whole endeavor  as well who else, organizations, have been helping.  Not only are they mentioning who has been helping, but what the Office of the Archdiocese of Peace and Justice has been doing to help those who are less fortunate.  With this discussion of poverty being talked about, this relates to the topic of abortion here, with Jude and John sharing how and what is being done, as well as people from the Office of the Archdioceses of Peace and Justice participating in the March For Life.  Jude and John continue the discussion of poverty, but as the show goes on, talks about it more on an international scale, as well as events/projects that are going on to help this.  For more on Jude Huntz, John Taylor and the Office of the Archdioceses of Peace and Justice in Chicago, visit online at:http://www.chicagopeaceandjustice.org.       

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Episode # 1083 - Discussion On Abortion Continues

Jim Littleton is back again this week and talks on the subject of Abortion today, since this week is around the time for the March Of Life is going on.  He brings up things about his family on this subject, but also shares what others go through with this.  In order to help illustrate that, he shares several stories along these lines with several people, particularly with girls going through situations like this and faced with the choices that they must make or choose.  With these stories shared, Jim points out the consequences or joys with the choices made, as well as why Abortion exists, in terms of being one of the many "evils" in the world.  This leads Christina and Tony joining in the conversation and leads to how God is involved with us in these situations and choices, as well as how we can be better in this, leading to sharing several readings to help this, including giving us the strength we need, as well as God being our strength.  The discussion takes a more philosophical turn with discussing the moral principles with this, as well as stem cell research.  Again, for more on Jim Littleton and his family, as well as his organization Forming Faithful Families, visit online at: http://www.formingfaithfulfamilies.com.     

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Episode # 1082 - The Eve Of The March Of Life

Father Koys for a change is here on a Tuesday rather Wednesday as usual, since Father Anthony is away in Italy.  Everyone is very excited to have Father Koys here, and he is excited with starting the show talking about how feedback is given by many for the show.  He also points out that he is getting ready for a trip to Washington D.C. to deal with abortion again this year for the March Of Life.  Today as well, we "set the way-back" to 1957, where another period in history took place, to talk about this issue on the Eve for the March of Life, with an interview conducted by Mike Wallace talking to Margaret Sanger on this particular issue.  The Primary Purpose of Marriage is what Father Koys is trying to focus on this issue here, in particular with children here too.  Father Koys analyzes this issue further with talking about birth control and other forms of contraception, as well as how sexuality is all around us in our lives, raising many positive and negative points.  He also uses the holiday of Thanksgiving Dinner as an example on this subject, in it's relation to this on the idea of not only eating, but bringing the family together.  The philosopher John Finnis is also shared along these lines Father Koys is talking about here on the show, this "sticky issue" and brings up the comparison of birth control to eye glasses, in which both are inventions to help us with something.              

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Episode # 1081 - The Consecrated Life

On this Monday towards the end of January, we at Winds Of Change are very excited to welcome again as guest hostess Sr. Alicia Torres after a period of absence.  Joining her today, instead of Christina, Gerri, and Tony, she is joined by two very special guests; Monica Trevino, a consecrated woman of the Regnum Christi and Msgr. Dennis Lyle.  Today's topic discusses the Year of Consecrated Life and share many views and opinions from various members of the Church, considering the history and future of Consecrated Life.  Fr.  Lyle shares about the nature of Consecrated Life, the origins of Consecrated Life hopes for the future.  Monica Trevino talks about her form of Consecrated Life as a consecrated woman of Regnum Christi, explaining what it's like, as well as her own life and how it differs from religious life.  As the discussion continues, all three discuss how this subject relates to what several figures have talked about, such as Pope Francis and Pope St. John Paul II. A special aspect of the conversation is the topic of joy, leading to Fr. Lyle and Monica Trevino to express their opinions on the aspect joy within the Consecrated Life.   

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