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May 12th, 2010

Memorial of Saint Catherine of Siena, virgin and doctor of the Church. When trying to evangelize and be a testament to our faith, we must remember to try to stay between the two extremes of the spectrum. (Preached on Thursday, April 29, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

May 11th, 2010

Fourth Sunday of Easter. It is indeed possible to know Jesus and develop a relationship with him by truly listening to our shepherd. (Preached on Sunday, April 25, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

May 11th, 2010

Friday of the Third Week of Easter. Although you may be resistant at first, you can be like Ananias and go against what you think you should be doing and strive to do what God asks of us. (Preached on Friday, April 23, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

May 6th, 2010
A video interview with Fr. Dave Dwyer on The Busted Halo Show

One of the strongest proponents for comprehensive immigration reform in the Catholic Church over the last quarter century has been Cardinal Roger Mahony, the Archbishop of Los Angeles.  Busted Halo’s Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP, had the chance to speak with Cardinal Mahony while The Busted Halo Show… on Sirius XM radio was broadcasting on location in L.A. in March 2010.

As archbishop of the largest Catholic diocese in the U.S. for 25 years, Cardinal Mahony has presided over some very significant milestones, and has also seen his fair share of controversy. And yet, his work with and for migrants has become the hallmark of Cardinal Mahony’s time as bishop. It was this topic that he was most passionate about

April 26th, 2010

A listener calls in to the show with a very intriguing situation and looking for advice. As the caller himself says: “I go to mass every day, I take communion every day, I do eucharistic adoration, I go to confession, I volunteer, I pray whenever I can…what do I do now?” 
(Originally aired: 02/07/10. The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius 159, and XM 117, 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.sirius.com or www.xmradio.com to get subscription information.)…

April 23rd, 2010

Thursday of the Third Week of Easter. We can all be inspired by some of the Scriptural stories where we see people from the Bible, and perhaps all around us, that have a constant yearning for a strong relationship with God. (Preached on Thursday, April 22, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 23rd, 2010

Saturday of the Second Week of Easter. Have you ever bumped into someone that knew you, but you didn’t recognize them? Well, don’t feel too bad, even Jesus’ followers did not recognize Him after he had been resurrected. We should strive to recognize Jesus and the love of God in every one. (Preached on Saturday, April 17, 2010, Long Island, NY.)…

April 19th, 2010

Friday of the Second Week of Easter. We are not solely respoinsible for our own faith lives: it involves each of us, the church as a whole, and ultimately, God Himself. (Preached on Friday, April 16, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 19th, 2010

Thursday of the Second Week of Easter. Father Dave helps us realize that we need each other’s support from time to time, and we should not be hesitant to give it. (Preached on Thursday, April 15, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 14th, 2010

Second Sunday of Easter. Father Dave elucidates the significance of the Second Sunday of Easter, by delving into the different names this day goes by. (Preached on Sunday, April 11, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 14th, 2010

Friday in the Octave of Easter. Father Dave uses the story of Peter healing in the name of Christ that we should all do good deeds in Jesus’ name. (Preached on Friday, April 9, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 14th, 2010

In this Vocation Awareness Tuesday portion of the Busted Halo Show, Father Dave speaks with filmmaker David Ranghelli. David has worked in the cinema arts for a decade on numerous dramatic, commercial, and documentary projects including HBO, PBS, Bill Moyers – Public Affairs Television, NFL Films, and National Geographic, just to name a few. For his directorial debut, David has given us The Calling, winner of this year’s Best International Documentary award at the 7th annual Queens International Film Festival.As Director/Producer/Cinematographer, David leads the viewer on an exploration of the nature of belief, the bonds of family, and the joys and anxieties of those who are drawn to religious…

April 13th, 2010

Thursday in the Octave of Easter. We are re-invigorated by the rising of our Lord, Jesus Christ, and we must realize that this shall re-inspire us to really get to work with our faith. (Preached on Thursday, 12:15pm, April 8, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 8th, 2010

Easter Sunday. Interestingly, the weekend of Easter Sunday was also the same weekend that Apple released the brand-new, highly-anticipated, technologically-wonderful iPad. Father Dave makes the connection that unlike how we always wait for the next new-fangled contraption, our salvation story never changes, and the product is always the same, and stays forever. (Preached on Sunday, April 4, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 8th, 2010

The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter. Interestingly, on the day of the Easter Vigil, was also the same day that Apple released the brand-new, highly-anticipated technologically wonderful iPad. Father Dave makes the connection that unlike how we always wait for the next new-fangled contraption, our salvation story never changes, and the product is always the same, and stays forever. (Preached on Saturday, April 3, 2010, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

April 7th, 2010
Emilio Estevez discusses his new film on The Busted Halo Show with Fr. Dave

When The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave broadcast a week of our Sirius XM radio show from Los Angeles, actor/director Emilio Estevez dropped by our studio to talk about his career and his new movie, The Way. Son of iconic Catholic actor Martin Sheen, and brother of actor Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez might best be remembered from his stand-out roles in the classic ’80s films The Outsiders, The Breakfast Club, St. Elmo’s Fire, and Young Guns, or as Coach Gordon Bombay from The Mighty Ducks series. But since then, he has had quite an accomplished career behind the camera, directing films like Men at Work and the award-winning Bobby, about the life of Robert F. Kennedy.

March 31st, 2010

Father Dave talks with Father Paul Turner, a priest of the diocese of Kansas City. Father Paul serves as the Facilitator in the International Commission on English in the Liturgy, and is here on the Busted Halo Show to talk about the upcoming changes to the liturgy of the mass. (Originally aired: 02/20/10. The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Sirius 159, and XM 117, 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.sirius.com or www.xmradio.com to get subscription information.)…

March 29th, 2010

Monday of Holy Week. Father Dave explores the story of Lazarus and his relationship to Jesus, and he can serve as an example to follow.(Preached on Monday, March 29, 2010, 12:15pm, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

March 28th, 2010

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion. Father Dave reminds us that as we enter Holy Week, we should be humble enough to recognize our weaknesses, but still strive stay strong and to remain faithful.(Preached on Sunday, March 28, 2010, 6:00pm, St. Malachy’s Church, Broadway and 49th, Times Square, New York City.)…

March 26th, 2010

Father Dave speaks with award-winning poet and best-selling author, Mary Karr. Her latest work is called Lit, the long-awaited sequel to her critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling memoirs The Liars’ Club and Cherry.
A born story teller, Mary Karr writes and speaks with the same joy and sorrow found in her poetry and prose. A sought-after speaker, Karr has given distinguished talks at prestigious universities, libraries, and writers’ festivals, including Harvard, Oxford, Princeton, Brown, and my alma mater Syracuse University, where she spoke with Salmon Rushdie.
Her first memoir, The Liars Club…, was recently named #4 on EW’s list of the top 100 books of the last 25 years.

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