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As a one-hour interview program centered on current events, A Closer Look™ with Sheila Liaugminas features notable experts, newsmakers, elected officials, scholars and clergy.

As a one-hour interview program centered on current events, A Closer Look™ with Sheila Liaugminas features notable experts, newsmakers, elected officials, scholars and clergy.
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Minneapolis, MN

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As a one-hour interview program centered on current events, A Closer Look™ with Sheila Liaugminas features notable experts, newsmakers, elected officials, scholars and clergy.

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English

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1-877-766-3777


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A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 19, 2018

11/19/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Foster Care, Adoption, Building Families & Culture of Hope’ Guest, Kathryn Jean Lopez, Lisa Wheeler: The urgency, need, practicality and reality of adoption and foster care; giving life and love, building families. Link: https://nrinstitute.org/foster-care-adoption-and-religious-communities Link: https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/05/pro-life-churches-must-help-foster-parents/ Every person may not be called to adoption, but every person can be called to support adoption...

Duration:00:50:59

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 15, 2018

11/16/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Finding the Purpose of Life in Quest for Meaning and Authenticity’ Guest, August Turak: ‘Brother John: A Monk, a Pilgrim, the Purpose of Life’; ‘Business Secrets of the Trappist Monks’; life-changing lessons of selflessness. Link: https://augustturak.com/ Theological problems are moral problems – it comes down to how you intend to live your […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 15, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:48:19

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 16, 2018

11/16/2018
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On today’s show: Guest, Mary Eberstadt, discusses her latest book: ‘The Last Homily, Conversations with Fr. Arne Panula’; Spiritual guidance for everyday life from a brilliant, holy priest; faith & ideas. Link: https://stpaulcenter.com/product/the-last-homily-conversations-with-fr-arne-panula/ Recorded with Fr. Arne’s permission during his months in hospice care, his exchanges with noted author Mary Eberstadt expound on the Church […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November...

Duration:00:25:04

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 14, 2018

11/14/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Help, Encouragement for Dementia Caregivers; Gift of Self, Patience, Humility, Love’ Guest, Dennis Wiseman: ‘Forget “Remember”: 13 Steps to Care; A Guidebook for the Dementia Caregiver’; support and devotional guide. Link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0692170081/ref=cm_sw_r_fa_dp_U_RTl0BbZFGK8GR?fbclid=IwAR0CA_DvPJxTapZ7I1NScDwG5EYhtouSF5AIfc6cFmwn2e0xaMUMi-eHivU Caregiving for a person with dementia is a privilege, it’s like raising children…you don’t “have” to do it, but...

Duration:00:51:03

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 13, 2018

11/13/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Catholicism Needs Renewal of Holiness; Authentic Catholic Reform & the Next America’ Francis Maier The division in the Catholic Church and society. Frustration at the Baltimore synod regarding the Vatican’s intervention. Loyalty to the Holy Father: Where do we draw the line? Disappointment as the American bishops are prevented from doing what […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 13, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:48:20

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 12, 2018

11/12/2018
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On today’s show… Guest, Patrick Kenny: War letters, prayers and spiritual writings of heroic military chaplain, Fr. Willie Doyle; WWI battlefield accounts of sacrifice for love of Christ, soldiers in battle; sacraments and special prayers. Link: https://www.ignatius.com/To-Raise-the-Fallen-P3056.aspx Patrick Kenny introduces readers to Fr. Doyle, a remarkable man, whose faith, heroic courage and generosity in the […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 12, 2018 appeared...

Duration:00:48:19

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 9, 2018

11/9/2018
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On today’s show: Stewardship and Tithing; Update on ‘Gosnell’ – “The Movie Hollywood Doesn’t Want You to See” Guest, Garry Burry: Financial management, legacy giving, planned giving, stewardship; tax laws and maximizing charitable contributions. Link: https://relevantradio.com/support/planned-giving/ Guest, Phelim McAleer: ‘Gosnell’ film update; most popular film with public in spite of opposition from abortion industry; powerful […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November...

Duration:00:50:46

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 8, 2018

11/8/2018
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On today’s show… Guest, Mary FioRito: The focus on women in politics, elections; women’s vote; change the public discourse; new HHS mandate rules; Catholic Women Speak. Link It is promising to see electoral victories of several pro-life women in recent midterms. The “war on women” is not true. Guest, Michael New: West Virginia ballot proposition […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 8, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:53:02

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 7, 2018

11/7/2018
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On Today’s Show… Guest, Brian Burch: How issues most critical to Catholic voters fared in midterm elections; important goals for Election 2020, starting now. Link: https://catholicvote.org/ In many ways, the midterm elections produced great results for Catholics. Harder left progressives likely to press/require more of Pelosi as speaker. Senators elected last night will serve through […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 7, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:53:16

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 6, 2018

11/6/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Nationwide Efforts to Elect Pro-Life Leaders, Defend Religious Freedom’ Guest, Mallory Quigley: SBA List nationwide canvassing to elect pro-life leaders, stop taxpayer funding of abortion; election day report. Link: https://www.sba-list.org/ Guest, Kristan Hawkins: Students for Life of America works nationwide for pro-life leaders; today begins tomorrow’s battles for the pro-life movement. Link: https://studentsforlife.org/ […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila...

Duration:00:53:00

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 5, 2018

11/5/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Midterm Forecast; What’s at Stake in Elections; Pro-Life Activism’ Dr. Gerard Lameiro: Election prediction – no “blue wave”; we will in fact see a “red wave”! Polls are utilizing flawed methodology – just as they did when Trump came to office. How did pollsters get it wrong? A hidden dynamic. The success of […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 5, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:56:33

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 2, 2018

11/2/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Civility, Justice in America; Faith Based Voting; Crucial Midterm Elections’ Guest, David DiCerto. Link: https://www.sheencenter.org/ Sheen Center series ‘Civility in America’, ‘Justice Film Festival’, address social, moral issues in the culture, what we can do. Guest, Kevrick McKain. Link: https://www.dlinstitute.org/ Douglass Leadership Center mobilizes grassroots workers nationwide to deliver faith-based, nonpartisan voter guides. […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila...

Duration:00:48:20

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 1, 2018

11/1/2018
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On Today’s Show… Guest, George Weigel: The life, legacy, writings, teachings, witness of St. John Paul II; John Paul II and Youth. Link St. Pope John Paul II: religious conviction can be a liberating force in human affairs. He captured people’s attention and held it. Guest, Dr. Randall Smith: The brilliance and practical wisdom of […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, November 1, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:48:05

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 31, 2018

10/31/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Role of Regret; Power of Images; What Planned Parenthood is Covering Up’ Guest, Msgr. Stuart Swetland, link: https://relevantradio.com/listen/our-shows/go-ask-father/ Asia Bibi released from prison in Pakistan; right to religious freedom is something we cannot take for granted. Bishops encourage clergy & laity to participate in a week of fasting, prayer and penance in […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 31, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:48:21

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 30, 2018

10/30/2018
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Rebroadcast: Today’s show was originally aired on July 27, 2018 The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 30, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:54:34

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 29, 2018

10/29/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Restore Civility in America, Respect for Life, Celebration of Family, Authentic Debate’ Guest, Sen. Rick Santorum: Country divided; incivility, mob mentality; tribal politics; what we can do and must do to change our Representative Republic. Link: https://www.regnery.com/books/blue-collar-conservatives/ Politics is downstream from culture – the coarsening of our politics is due to the […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 29, 2018 appeared first on...

Duration:00:48:38

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 26, 2018

10/26/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Military Chaplains Among the Wounded; Need Spiritual Support’ Guest, David Evans: ‘Indivisible’, military chaplains serving God, family, country; war wounds impact chaplains too; military families serve, suffer, find faith. Link: https://www.indivisiblemovie.com/ Military families “serve” and sacrifice along with their service men and women; strong devotion/journeying in faith strengthens military marriages. Film illustrates challenges […] The post A Closer Look with...

Duration:00:48:09

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 25, 2018

10/25/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Ancient, Unchanged Identity & Mission of Priesthood’ Scott Hahn: Jesus and the Priesthood; ‘The Unchanging Heart of the Priesthood’; the identity and mission of the priest; upcoming priest conference. Link: http://www.scotthahn.com/priesthood-and-religious-life/ or http://napa-institute.org/conference/westcoast-priest-conference/?fbclid=IwAR3iWPAMUqa8HSprnY7-sRd-WRP_M-OTETPuM1_1w1XaSCP_Wlk9LA-tydk We want to thank our priests and encourage them to be holy. To establish...

Duration:00:48:06

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 24, 2018

10/24/2018
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On today’s show: ‘Election Issues, Reason to Vote, What to Know, Election Forecast’ Guest, Brian Burch: Current events – letter bombs and immigrants marching toward the border – dominate the media and seem designed to provoke the president. Significant issues are at stake in midterm elections; Catholics must stay focused. Four things to know about Planned […] The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 24, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:47:53

A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 23, 2018

10/23/2018
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Rebroadcast: Today’s show originally aired on September 17, 2018 The post A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas, October 23, 2018 appeared first on Relevant Radio.

Duration:00:50:36