The Good Fight
What does it take to be a saint? Barbara McGuigan, her guests, and her listeners talk about saints…past present and future. Sainthood is not beyond reach for any of us!
The Good Fight - 05/30/2020 - The Saint Monica Club/Bethlehem Miracles
Maggie Green shares how to pray and be an effective witness for loved ones who have fallen away from the Faith. In Hour 2, Ambassador Michele Bowe, President of Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem, will tell us all about the miracles there.
The Good Fight - 05/23/2020 - (ENCORE) Can A Catholic Be A Socialist?
Can a Catholic be a Socialist? No! What about a Democratic Socialist? Still No! Trent Horn and Dr. Catherine Pakaluk refute this tempting but false notion, drawing on Scripture, history, Catholic social teaching and basic economic reality. Originally aired 03/28/20
The Good Fight - 05/16/2020 - Jesus Speaks to Faustina and You
Barbara welcomes Catholic author Susan Tassone, also known as “The Purgatory Lady”, to talk about her new book "Jesus Speaks to Faustina and You."
The Good Fight - 05/09/2020 - Remembering Fr. Patrick Peyton
Do you remember the slogan, "Families that pray together, stay together"? Fr. David Guffey tells us about the new documentary: "Pray: The Story of Patrick Peyton" and Dominican Father Sebastian White, the Editor of Magnificat, shares his story and his magnificent apostolate.
The Good Fight - 05/02/2020 - Single With Purpose / COVID-19 Vaccine
In the first hour, Luanne Zurlo (ZUR-low) shares how to be Single for a Greater Purpose and in Hour 2, Dr. Joseph Meaney and Debi Vinnedge give an update on the research to obtain an ethical Covid-19 vaccine.
The Good Fight - 04/25/2020 - Fr. Boquet of HLI / Coach Bruce Scifres
How do we make sense of this pandemic crisis in a Post-Christian era? Fr. Shenan Boquet, President of Human Life International, will join us in the first hour of The Good Fight to answer this question and in the second hour, longtime coach Bruce Scifres will jump into the ring to tell us how we can be transformational leaders.
The Good Fight - 04/18/2020 - Raising Upright Kids
Barbara talks with Dr. Ray Guardendi about his new book from EWTN Publishing: "Raising Upright Kids in an Upside-Down World." With his signature blend of wisdom and humor, he teaches parents how to defy the anti-parent culture.
The Good Fight - 04/04/2020 - Doctors & Priests on COVID-19
Epidemiologists Dr. Paul Carson and Dr. Paul Cieslak of the Catholic Medical Association discuss the impact of the Coronavirus on our nation. In the second hour, Dr. Tom McGovern of CMA discusses COVID-19 and redemptive suffering, and Frs. Kurt Nagel and Tyler Johnson share their extraordinary experience amidst the COVID-19 crisis in Kirkland, WA.
The Good Fight - 03/28/2020 - Can A Catholic Be A Socialist?
Can a Catholic be a Socialist? No! What about a Democratic Socialist? Still No! Trent Horn and Dr. Catherine Pakaluk refute this tempting but false notion, drawing on Scripture, history, Catholic social teaching and basic economic reality.
The Good Fight - 03/21/2020 - Lent With Mary / Love Your Cross
In the first hour, Fr. Edward Looney will teach us how to make a Lenten Journey with Mary and in the second hour, Therese Williams, author of Love Your Cross, will tell us the inspirational story of her struggles and the profound relationship she has with Jesus because of it.
The Good Fight - 03/14/2020 - Catholic Psychotherapy Association
In Hour 1, Barbara interviews Maribel Laguna, the 2020 Conference Chair and President-Elect for the Catholic Psychotherapy Association, and one of their keynote speakers, Dr. Valerie Conzett. In Hour 2, Barbara speaks with Joe Sikorra, Marriage and Family Therapist and author of the book "Defying Gravity."
The Good Fight - 03/07/2020 - Finding Your True Heart - Pt. II
Following the 11/09/19 episode of The Good Fight, Jesuit Father Bill Watson returns to continue his conversation with Barbara about his new book "True Heart: A Way to Selflessness."
The Good Fight - 02/29/2020 - Making A Holy Lent
Fr. Bill Casey, Father of Mercy, will take first hour on Making a Holy Lent and the second hour is Dr. Alan Moy, founder of John Paul II Medical Research Institute, who will discuss new advances in stem cell research.
The Good Fight - 02/22/2020 - Girl Scouts of the USA
Conor Gallagher, publisher of TAN Books and author of the book "Still Amidst the Storm", shares how to live peacefully in an anxious world. In Hour 2, former Girl Scout moms Christy Volanski and Ann Saladin give an update on the reprehensible actions of Girl Scouts of the USA.