The Busted Halo Show with Catholic priest Father Dave Dwyer, CSP, is an informative and entertaining take on the Catholic faith. Father Dave and team answer your questions of faith and tackle current issues in our world while having some laughs along the way! This podcast features excerpts from the show on The Catholic Channel -- SiriusXM, channel 129.

This is a powerful interview with Amy Simpson, author of the new book "Troubled Minds",about our faith response to those with mental illnesses (which is 1 in 4 adults by the way). This is followed up by a couple of calls by listners on the topic.


Do you or someone you love suffer from or live with a mental illness? Has it been difficult or otherwise challenging in your life? How can our faith help with these situations? Our guest will let us know. Amy Simpson is a passionate leader and communicator who loves to encourage people to discern and fulfill their calling in this life. Amy is a former publishing executive who currently serves as an Editor at Christianity Todayand Senior Editor of Leadership Journal. She has spent nearly two decades as an award-winning writer, authoring numerous resources for Christian ministry, including Diving Deep: Experiencing Jesus Through Spiritual Disciplines, Into the Word: How to Get the Most from Your Bible and her newest book Troubled Minds: Mental Illness and the Church's Mission. Welcome the Busted Halo Show, Amy Simpson!

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Direct download: TroubledMinds.mp3
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