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Father Dave gets some help with questions of faith from Father Larry Rice. Some of the intriguing questions include: Do godparents have to be Catholic? Do Sundays count in terms of my Lenten sacrifice? What are some of the differences between Catholic and Presbyterian clergy? And the everlasting issue - when to sit, kneel, and stand during mass? (Originally aired: 02/26/08, Hour 2) The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius Satellite Radio, channel 159, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Go to www.sirius.com to get subscription information.
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Father Dave answers many common questions about the Sacrament of Reconciliation, including: Is it acceptable to receive eucharist before confession? Can anyone go to confession? Can I create my own Act of Contrition, and if so, what should it include? When exactly is one absolved? And the biggie: what should one say in confession? (Excerpted from show originally aired: 02/20/08, hours 1 and 2) The Busted Halo Show with Father Dave Dwyer is on Sirius Satellite Radio, channel 159, Monday through Friday, 7:00pm to 10:00pm EST. Go to www.sirius.com to get subscription information.
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In this excerpt from the Busted Halo Show, Father Dave handles some intriguing calls from people with questions of faith regarding integrating a young child into the church, the baptism status of a newborn in a multi-religious household, receiving eucharist after being away from the church, and how to become more involved with your local parish. (originally aired: 02/19/08, hour 1)
Direct download: 01_BH_02-19-08_1.mp3
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This was the first Busted halo Show after the First Sunday of Lent, so Father Dave asks listeners to call in and tell us what they remember from their experience at mass. Father Dave discusses the "classic" readings from this week, the concept of a blessing cup, how to catechize to a child with tricky questions during mass, and we even get a song! (Originally aired: 02/11/08, Hour 1)
Direct download: 01_BH_Show_02-11-08_1.mp3
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Clearly, people are enthralled by the tradition of Ash Wednesday. On this Free-For-All Friday episode of the Busted Halo Show, Father Dave continues to talk to callers about their own anecdotes and inquiries about this popular church ritual. Also, what does it mean when there is no Holy Water at church during Lent? (Originally aired: 02/08/08, Hour 1)
Direct download: 01_BH_02-08-08.mp3
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During this Mass Class edition of the Busted Halo Show, Father Dave discusses a caller's comment regarding self-proclaimed "Dr. Dino" Kent Hovind, the correlation of different scientific and religious concepts, and how we might integrate science and faith in such a way so as to heighten our appreciation and understanding of both. (Originally aired: 01/23/08, hour 3)
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In this special episode of The Busted Halo Show, Father Dave talks to fellow Paulist Father Ricky Manalo about his work in liturgical music, the relationship of composing music to his faith, and his vocation to becoming a Paulist priest. Father Dave also gets some help from Father Ricky in answering questions of faith from the listeners regarding everything from the different versions of the Latin mass, receiving the eucharist, and the concept of "sampling" different types of masses in order to find what works best for you. (Originally aired: 01/23/08, hour 2)
Direct download: 01_BH_01-23-08_2.mp3
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