On the show: Celebrating our 200th episode! Thank you, GTR listeners, producer Mark Coming, and our Podbean Patrons. It is a blessing to reach this milestone!

Special guest, Fr. Donald Calloway joins Brooke on this special episode to talk about Saint Joseph. Fr. Calloway has an extraordinary conversion story. Part of his journey includes a devotion to St. Joseph.

Fr. Calloway is the author of the new book: Consecration to St. Joseph: The Wonders of Our Spiritual Father. Click here to learn more.


On this episode: Irish priest, Brother Richard Hendrick, OFM Cap, joins Brooke for a powerful conversation about the Cornovirus pandemic. Father offers ways to maintain peace through traumatic times, what to do if Holy Mass is suspended and more. Plus, a tribute to St. Patrick and a special Gaelic blessing!

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For another show on maintaining peace, click here for the episode with Fr. Jaques Philippe. 

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On this episode: Conversations from Jerusalem. Take a virtual pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

Lenten reflections from our Spiritual Director, Fr. John Michael Paul, CSJ and our group. Plus, special guest George Stefan talks about why Catholics need to be challenged more and what fuels his love for Sacred Scripture. 

*Special thanks to Select International Tours for a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage experience. 

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Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), recently released its report on Christian persecution. More Persecuted Than Ever,” focuses on the 20 worst countries for Christians. Edward Clancy, Director of Outreach for ACN-USA joins Brooke to discuss the eye-opening report.

Plus, preparing for Advent. The benefits of “fasting” from the snooze button, and much more!

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Click here for the Dec. 6 Day of Fasting article from the National Catholic Register 

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November 13, 2019

GTR #191: Old & New


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Bringing back an old "best of" interview from last year. Brother Richard Hendrick from Ireland talks about the power of the human story, the virtue of hope, and what the Irish call "The Thin Place." 

Plus, trying something new. Visiting a Byzantine church and participating in Divine Liturgy. Preparing Gus for Reconciliation. Revisiting the parable of the Pharisee and the tax collector (Luke 18:10) with the Jesus Prayer and much more!

Click here to listen to the interview with The Children of Mary (#055).


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On this episode: The Bible Study Evangelista, Sonja Corbitt shares awesome insight about studying scripture. Plus, a sneak peek at the music of Ellen Wallenfang. Ellen will be leading worship at Arise, 2020. 

Brooke is back from retreat, VIP tickets are on sale, and much more!


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On this episode: Lots of exciting updates coming down the pike. An inside look at "Brooke's House." 

Plus, a special panel of "experts." Moms weigh in on everything from the push to implement gender theory ideology in schools, to defending the faith and raising children to withstand the challenges of the culture. 


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It's an exciting new episode of GTR as the Fall season gets underway. Author Kathryn Whitaker talks about struggles with perfectionism, the gift of abandonment, and praying a daily rosary for students.

Why "Brooke's House" is now an X-Box free zone, and big news about Arise, 2020.

Plus, much more!

Check out Kathryn's book and blog, here. 

Here's the Skinnytaste Cheeseburger Soup recipe.

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On this special, bonus episode, Fr. Chris Alar talks about the epidemic of suicide, common misconceptions about Church teaching on suicide, the power of intercessory prayer, and much more. 

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*Bonus episode: Sharing some personal news and a health update. Plus, a conversation with Jon M. Sweeney about his book The Enthusiast: How the Best Friend of Francis of Assisi Almost Destroyed What He Started. This is a riveting story that would make an excellent book club/summer read! Plus, an interview with Ms. Wheelchair Michigan USA, Dr. Kimberly Kennedy. Inspiring words from Dr. Kennedy about finding humor and hope in the valley.

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