Right Here, Right Now Podcast for Aug. 27 2013

Right Here, Right Now with Patrick Madrid PodcastOn today’s exciting show…

  • Can someone who’s baptized but not confirmed be a Catholic godparent?
  • What is Church teaching on a hysterectomy for medical reasons? (Life Issues, Medical Choices – Smith)
  • Which saint’s writings is Matt Maher’s song “Alive Again” based upon?
  • What are some good resources for studying Aramaic and Latin?
  • Why don’t Catholics celebrate traditional Jewish holidays (like Passover)?
  • Comment on having non-Catholic godparents (The Sacraments and Their Celebration – Halligan)
  • What is the Church’s position on acupuncture?
  • Comment on call regarding hysterectomy and some alternative options (fertilitycare.com)
  • What is the Church’s teaching on people trying to contact the spirits of those who have died?
  • What is the best book for a non-Catholic to teach them about the Catholic Church? (Jesus: What Catholics Believe – Schreck, Theology for Beginners – Sheed)