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Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP, and Fr. Larry Rice, CSP, discuss facts of Catholicism not widely known, including everything from historical facts to modern pop culture references about the Church.
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Fr. Dave Dwyer, CSP, and Fr. Larry Rice, CSP, discuss the history and functions of the Pope’s secret service – The Swiss Guard. Also, find out what qualifications are needed to be a member of the Swiss Guard.
Originally posted in April 17, 2012
I have not heard this segment before. I like it!
I love this. I was in Rome a couple of weeks ago and loved all the information they gave us. I do believe our guide told us Swiss Guards can only be in service for two years. I loved when they stopped and saluted a Priest. That was very cool.