Monday, Apr 17, 2017

April 17, 2017 show

Greg Dolan, associate director for public policy for Catholic education for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, joins Bob to talk about what the Donald Trump administration means for Catholic education. The first school Trump visited as president last month was St. Andrew Catholic School located just outside of Orlando, Florida. Next, Fr. Tom Walsh, pastor of St. Martin de Porres parish located in Chicago's Austin neighborhood, talks about what Cardinal Cupich's new anti-violence initiative will mean to parishes like his. Finally, Kate Kuhn, assistant director of Catholic Charities of Chicago’s refugee resettlement program, talks about the program and the need to raise $250,000 by July 1 to continue it.