Beneath the Surface - The Church and the Death Penalty

August 14, 2018
 Join Paul and his guest John Tuturice go beneath the surface on the Church and the death penalty. We discuss what Pope Francis' change to the Catechism means, and whether or not there has been an essential change in Church teaching on the issue.

Beneath the Surface - What is Beauty?

August 9, 2018

What is beauty?  Is it objective or simply subjective taste?  Where do we find the ultimate standard?


Beneath the Surface - Who’s the Boss?

August 7, 2018

Beneath the Surface - The Population Myth

August 2, 2018

Is there a population problem in the world?  Yes, but you'll be surprised at which kind.


Beneath the Surface - We Live in a Kingdom

July 31, 2018

After all the hullabaloo relating to the 2016 presidential election, it is worth reflecting, on the feast of Christ the King, the fact that we really live in a kingdom; the Kingdom of God.


Beneath the Surface - Discerning Truth and its Obstacles

July 26, 2018

What does it mean to know, and why does our culture increasingly allow emotions to serve as obstacles to it?


Beneath the Surface - The Meaning of Relationships

July 24, 2018
 Delve beneath the surface with Paul and his guest Kent Niebuhr about relationships and whether or not human beings are monogomous.

Beneath the Surface - Church-State Relations and the Supreme Court

July 19, 2018

Go beneath the surface with Paul and his guest Bob Leblanc on the meaning church-state separation as well as the new pick to the Supreme Court.


Beneath the Surface - Music and Culture

July 17, 2018
 Hear Laurie's adventures with top pop stars of yesteryear, and her take on how pop music has shaped our culture.

Beneath the Surface - The Four Last Things

July 12, 2018
 Join us as we delve beneath the surface on what is traditionally taught as the four last things: death, judgment, heaven, and hell.

Beneath the Surface - The Problem of Evil

July 10, 2018
 This show we tackle the age-old question, "Since God is all Good and all powerful, why is there evil and suffering in this world?"

Beneath the Surface - Conception, Why Not? The 50th Anniversary of Humanae Vitae Part 1

June 28, 2018
Dr. Janet Smith, author of Humanae Vitae: A Generation Later, joins us beneath the surface as we delve into the truth about contraception - what it does to women, their health and well being, their prospective mate-selection; how it affects infertility, libido, the environment, and what it also does to males.  Crucially important information.

This is a 'part one' of a two-part interview.

Beneath the Surface - Peace

June 15, 2018

What is Peace? Why are we so often not at peace, and why is it so elusive?  Let's go beneath the surface on what Christ wants to give us despite, or in the midst of, the unsettling storms in our lives.


Beneath the Surface - 05/21/18

May 30, 2018

Join Paul and his guests John Tuturice and Daniel Flaherty, owner of


 and author of the book "Great 1980s Sports Moments," delve beneath the surface on why sports exist and why we care so much about them!


Beneath the Surface - 05/23/18

May 30, 2018

Why do so many feel lost today? In our post-Christian modern world we have lost our sense of identity, and it is like being spiritually "lost in the cosmos."


Beneath the Surface - 05/15/18

May 21, 2018

Much Information, Little Understanding, and No Wisdom - Formal Education and the Closing of the Human Mind.  Formal education has gone so far off track it has become a form of child abuse.