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September 15th, 2011

Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows. Father Dave inspires us to strive to be a positive example to others, as both Catholics and people. (Preached on Thursday, September 15th, 2011, 12:15pm, St. Malachy’s Church, 49th and Broadway, Times Square, New York City)…

September 13th, 2011

Father Dave talks to a caller who is curious as to whether or not is okay to say “I am” rather than “Amen” when receving the Eucharist.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

September 9th, 2011

Father Dave interviews Emmy Award-winning NBC News correspondent Anne Thompson about being at being at Ground Zero for 9/11. The following trascript is part of a longer interview which can be heard in the audio podcast at the bottom of this post. The portion transcribed here begins at 16:09.

Fr. Dave Dwyer: Anne Thompson, from NBC News, is our guest this evening on the Busted Halo Show, talking about all the various stories — I mean, you are talking about stories where people really rise up above — there’s actually a song about one of the stories you covered very intimately. You were at Ground Zero at 9/11.
Anne Thompson: I was. I was there when the Towers came down.
DD: …Wow. What, I mean, I’m

September 8th, 2011

Father Dave talks to a caller about a very in-depth theological question: did Jesus Christ, the son of God, enjoy free will here on Earth? Wow. That’s a good one.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

September 2nd, 2011

Father Dave interviews Emmy Award-winning NBC News correspondent Anne Thompson –for our “Real World Catholic Leaders,” segment, where we profile lay Catholics who have made a significant impact on their community and profession while proudly living their Catholic faith.   As the Chief Environmental Affairs correspondent for NBC News, Anne Thompson… has covered a variety of national stories, including filing reports on women in business, the birth of the McCaughey septuplets, the school shooting in Paducah, Ky., the Columbine school shooting and the attack on the World Trade Center. Her reports appear across all platforms of NBC News including “NBC Nightly News,” “The Today Show,”

August 25th, 2011

Father Dave talks to two different callers who have questions about two related yet different questions. The first is Patty who asks if it is okay to attend a Catholic friend’s wedding, even if it is only a civil marriage. The second is from Michale who asks if Catholics can marry non-Catholics. Two very intriguing questions with two very enlightening answers.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

August 21st, 2011

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time. Father Dave imagines what it might be like if the authority of the church was set upon The Rock himself, not “this rock” of the church. Play along. (Preached on Sunday, August 21, 2011, St. Paul the Apostle Church, 59th St. and Columbus Ave., New York City)…

August 19th, 2011

Friday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time. Father Dave draws parallels between the loving, loyal friendship found between classic movie characters Thelma and Louise to the biblical story of Naomi and Ruth. (Preached on Friday, August 19, 2011, 12:15pm, St. Malachy’s Church, 49th and Broadway, Times Square, New York City)…

August 19th, 2011

Father Dave explains to a concerned caller that physical maladies or seeming inadequacies are not a result of demons nor from troubles in your faith life.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

August 12th, 2011

Friday of the Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time. The readings today remind us to remember that God is due praise and thanksgiving for all that He gives us, even what we think are our own successes and compliments. (Preached on Friday, August 12, 2011, 12:15pm, St. Malachy’s Church, 49th and Broadway, Times Square, New York City)…

August 12th, 2011

Father Dave and Team Busted Halo have an enlightening and funny chat sparked by emails and Facebook messages by listeners who were wondering where priests get their shirts, and how they keep them so darn black!
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

August 11th, 2011

Memorial of Saint Clare, virgin…. While our cultural perspective might be based on abusive and violent mobster-type films, today’s readings show us that, unlike that stance, when we come back to God, His forgiveness is given to us without debt. (Preached on Thursday, August 11, 2011, 12:15pm, St. Malachy’s Church, 49th and Broadway, Times Square, New York City)

August 8th, 2011

Memorial of Saint Dominic, priest…. St. Dominic challenges us to try only to speak of God or to God, and nothing else. (Preached on Monday, July 25, 2011, St. Paul the Apostle Church, 59th St. and Columbus Ave., New York City)

August 7th, 2011

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time.… How does the story of Jesus walking on water relate to how people sometimes talk too loudly on their cell phones? (Preached on Sunday, August 7, 2011, St. Paul the Apostle Church, 59th St. and Columbus Ave., New York City)

August 6th, 2011

What are the Knights of Columbus?  Special on-location podcast from Denver, CO, and the K of C Supreme Convention.  An interview with Philadelphia’s new archbishop, Charles Chaput, OFM Cap. 08-04-11.…

August 5th, 2011

Father Dave takes a caller question about her strict cousin that refuses to brush her teeth before mass. This leads to a discussion about fasting, in several religions.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

July 29th, 2011

Father Dave talks a question from a new listener about who exactly really wrote the Bible. You might be intrigued, and even shocked by the answers.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius/XM 129, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Give us a call with your questions and comments: 1-888-3-CATHOLIC, or at bustedhalo@thecatholicchannel.org. Go to www.siriusxm.com to get subscription information.…

July 28th, 2011

Thursday of the Seventeenth Week in Ordinary Time. Not only should we revere our beautiful dwelling places, but we should also strive to have reverence for what we might consider not as grand – even such as our own bodies. (Preached on Thursday, July 28, 2011, 12:15pm, St. Malachy’s Church, 49th and Broadway, Times Square, New York City)

July 27th, 2011

What do the phrases “God’s Will” and “God’s plan” really mean? Is it God’s Will when someone suffers? Is it against God’s Will if we decide a possible calling isn’t right for us? A caller question on the Busted Halo radio show about whether the use of medical technology interferes with God’s plan leads Fr. Dave, Robyn and Brett into an interesting conversation about our ability to intervene in, or even define, God’s will for our lives — spanning topics of medical care, callings, the movie The Adjustment Bureau, genetic engineering and the anthropomorphizing of God.
The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite…

July 26th, 2011

Memorial of Saint Joachim and Saint Anne, parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary. We ask that the Lord forgive us, even though we may be a “stiff-necked people”, and receive us as His own. (Preached on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, St. Paul the Apostle Church, 59th St. and Columbus Ave., New York City)


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