Media Scan

May/Jun '18


The Liturgy Guys is an initiative of the Liturgical Institute at the University of Saint Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, Illinois. Christopher Carstens and Dr. Denis McNamara, faculty members at the Liturgical Institute, sit down with host Jesse Weiler every week to talk about Catholic liturgy. At the end of each episode our liturgy experts take time to answer listener submitted questions. The goal of this podcast is to share the treasures of liturgy with English-speaking Catholics all over the world. Fun, interesting and full of practical questions to help you get the most out of beauty, power and purpose of the actions of faith! Visit their website or check out their podcasts with Google Play music or iTunes today!

May/Jun '18

For children, waiting for anything seems endless! Faith Livingstone age eight would agree, having just moved to a new town and about to enter a new school. Faith so badly wants to make new friends and feel like she belongs in her new surroundings. It all cannot happen fast enough for Faith! Journey with Faith as she struggles to make new friends and learns an important lesson in the value of the virtue of patience. The author, Virginia Lieto, is an adjunct professor at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine, where she teaches theology and also has obtained her Master of Arts degree in pastoral theology. You can find her blogging about the virtues at

May/Jun '18

Welcome to version 2.0 of Pray: The Catholic Novena App for IOS and Android devices! Novenas are powerful nine-day Catholic prayers. This app was designed to make it easy to see upcoming novenas and to receive reminders for your morning prayer. Millions of Catholics have had their prayers answered by God by invoking the intercession of the great saints of the Church. Jesus said, “Where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.” This Pray app enables friends and communities to pray novenas together for specific intentions. Choose which Saint you want to have pray for you, pick a prayer intention and the app will supply you with each day’s prayer. Easy! The app will gently remind you when you have not prayed your novena prayer for the day. Choose from more than 30 novenas and begin your path to sainthood and intimacy with God! Visit the App Store or Google Play today!