December 12, 2019
In WSFI's kickoff show of the Winter 2019 Shareathon, Host Angela Tomlinson is joined by Bonnie Quirke as they discuss Venerable Fulton Sheen with Dr. Peter Howard, President of the Fulton Sheen Institute, and founder of Heroic Media. Dr. Howard holds a doctorate in sacred theology from the Angelicum in Rome. He is one of the world's foremost authorities on the life and works of Archbishop Sheen. Dr. Howard is devoting his life to traveling to parishes and other organizations to make better known the spirituality and genius of Venerable Fulton Sheen. Dr. Howards' latest book "The Woman" is considered THE anthology on the Mariology of Venerable Fulton Sheen. He has been featured on EWTN, Catholic Answers Live and WSFI 88.5FM Catholic Radio.
Join us at WSFI on Tuesday, December 17th for noon Mass and a visit by Dr. Howard who will sign his books at the Studio. Pizza will be served.
RSVP to WSFI at 224-206-8455
July 9, 2019
Host Letty Medina teams up with her friend and spiritual companion, Ann Vucic to share the marvelous journey resulting from a life-changing encounter with the Lord. A native of a nearby village to Medjugorje, Ann now serves as an interpreter for many of the alleged visionaries. Ann is one of the first conversion stories of an American arising from her visit there and she provides clarity on the Church's past and current position with respect to same.
June 11, 2019
WSFI 88.5 FM's Angela Tomlinson discusses with Fr. David his background and the many ways God has prepared and provided for his priestly ministry. From growing up in a loving family, broad based musical training and mentorship by great priests, you won't want to miss this opportunity to hear the endearing life of Fr. David.
This is the first in a two part series.
May 31, 2019
Martin Luboyera knew from the time he was 4 years old he was destined to become a world-famous soccer player.
He was well on his way when something happened that forever changed his life.
Mark Curran interviews Fr. Martin about the turn of events which have led him to become a Catholic priest... and soon to be inducted to the 2019 Sports Faith Hall of Fame.
Tickets to the Induction Ceremony are available online at https://wsficatholicradio.org/online-registration-12th-annual-hall-of-fame-induction/
March 29, 2019
Rich Sosa, Director of Music and Youth Ministry is joined by Mary Mowry, Director of Religious Education, Madeline Sosa an 18 year old freshman attending University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and Corrina Barr, a member of the St. Anne Choir. Don't miss this great episode about the BEHOLD NIGHT OF FAMILY PRAYER, a quarterly event at St. Anne's which features Mass, Home-made Mexican food (cooked by Rich), A talk on the Shroud of Turin by Wendy Barr (Corrina's mom) and of course... adoration and confession. Enjoy some of the BEST PRAISE AND WORSHIP MUSIC in our listening area
December 27, 2018
Perfect for the holidays or anytime you want to encourage one another - Catholic songwriter Anna Nuzzo teams up with author Jeannie Ewing to offer their AMAZING MERCY roadshow performances. In this episode of WSFI 88.5 FM Spotlight they discuss the story of the Hand of Divine Providence acting in their "chance" meeting, and provide a sneak preview of what you can expect to hear in their performance. To bring AMAZING MERCY STORIES AND SONGS OF HOPE to your parish visit ANNANUZZO.COM
December 13, 2018
WSFI 88.5FM producer Joan McHugh hosts this episode of Healing the Whole Person with Fr. Michael Sparough S.J. on the Healing Power of Intercessory Prayer. Panelists include Rosemarie Simon, Suzie McGinn, Ann Oakley and Patricia Berktold.
May 10, 2018
Fr. Patrick shares with moderator, Joan McHugh, his spiritual journey as he discovered and responded to his vocation to the Priesthood. He provides practical and insightful spiritual wisdom for you, regardless of your state of life. One of Joan's favorites
February 22, 2018
The mainstream media blackout of the Gosnell trial and the blind-eye turned by governmental authorities in charge of ensuring that health care standards were complied with in abortion facilities were the driving forces for Phelim McAleer to write his book, and now produce a movie about this horrific baby serial killer. He is joined by local Pro-lifer Suzanne Probst, who will be hosting a SNEAK PREVIEW of the film on February 24th at Christian Liberty Academy. Email gosnllmoveCLA@yahoo.com for admission information.
November 9, 2017
Host, Mr. Brian Stith, Director of Admissions of Carmel Catholic High School, is joined by panelists Mrs. Debbie Eppel, Associate Director of Admissions and student John Ivan in a round-table discussion on Carmel Catholic High School's upcoming open house on November 5th, 2017.
The event is a don't-miss opportunity for prospective students to experience first hand how they can benefit from a Carmel Catholic Education. Alumni, parents, grandparents and members of the local community are encouraged to attend.
For more information contact Carmel Catholic High School at847.566.3000, or visit carmelhs.org.
November 4, 2017
Tune in to hear first-hand the vocation stories of four local Deacons, and the role they play in our spiritual life. Deacon Greg Webster hosts the Archdiocese of Chicago's Vicar for Deacons, Richard Hudzik, along with Deacons Mike Alandy of St. Mary of the Annunciation in Mundelein, IL and Deacon Dave Egan, the Village of Victory Lakes, Lindenhurst, IL.: The first in a series to be aired on the Fourth week of each month: Saturday at 10:00 AM, Monday at 10 PM.
June 30, 2017
Fr. Boquet, President of Human Life International discusses the worldwide threats to the Culture of Life, the Family, and what we can expect next, as predicted in the apparition of Our Lady in Fatima.
May 19, 2017
Joan McHugh Interviews Kyle Clement about the importance of Catholics directing their lives towards Christ. We are called to be Counter Culture in opposition to "the world".
March 22, 2017
Personal Pic of WSFI 88.5FM Staff: Don't miss this month's episode of Pastor's Roundtable. Fr. Michael McGovern, Pastor of St. Raphael the Archangel Catholic Church in Old Mill Creek, IL and WSFI 88.5 FM's Spiritual Advisor, hosts a roundtable discussion with two St. Mary of the Lake seminarians, Deacon Clay Kimbro, of the Diocese of Witchita Kansas, and Ryan Adorjan of the Diocese of Joliet Il, along with the newly appointed Archdiocese of Chicago's Vocation Director, Fr. Tim Monahan.
Hear their personal religious vocation stories, and learn tips on how to encourage and support religious vocations in today's culture.
Deacon Clay Kimbro is from the Diocese of Witchita Kansas, which currently has ten transitional deacons, and ten seminarians on deck...what's their secret? You'll have to hear the show to find out.