Category: WPI Live

WPI Live Season Finale – TONIGHT!

In the last episode before we take a summer break, Matt Kappadakunnel, Paul Fahey, Rachel Amiri, and Mike Lewis discuss the choppy seas beneath the Barque of Peter sailing into summer 2021. How do we steer together and what can...

WPI Live Season Finale – TONIGHT!

WPI Live TONIGHT with Special Guest, Jeannie Gaffigan!

Writer, producer, comedian & Catholic mom Jeannie Gaffigan joins Rachel Amiri, Mike Lewis & Melinda Ribnek to talk about what 2020 revealed about the Church. The panelists discuss how to move forward through the “new normal” to heal divisions and...

WPI Live TONIGHT with Special Guest, Jeannie Gaffigan!

Streaming soon – Vatican II, A Failed Council?

Rachel Amiri, Mike Lewis, and Adam Rasmussen are joined by guest contributor Malcolm Schluenderfritz to discuss his recent post on the alleged failure of Vatican II and the barriers to the Council’s reception and full implementation. Malcolm Schluenderfritz hosts Happy Are...

Streaming soon – Vatican II, A Failed Council?

Going Live SOON! The Pope, Peace & Parallel Synods

Rachel Amiri is joined by David Lafferty and Daniel Amiri on this week’s episode to recap recent papal comments on peacemaking and discuss the appearance of a “virtual synod” of bishops in US Catholic media. Streaming right here or on...

Going Live SOON! The Pope, Peace & Parallel Synods

Mercy and Synodality according to Pope Francis

Catholic writer and communications professional Don Clemmer joins Rachel Amiri, Mike Lewis, and D.W. Lafferty to discuss the relationship between two key themes of Pope Francis’s papacy: mercy and synodality. We will discuss Don’s article, “Pope Francis and the Age...

Mercy and Synodality according to Pope Francis

Live Tonight! The politics we need with Steve Millies

UPDATE: Will begin 20 minutes late (8:20) Tonight at 8pm Eastern and 5pm Pacific, Rachel Amiri, Melinda Ribnek and I will be joined by political theorist Steven P. Millies, director of the Bernardin Center at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago....

Live Tonight! The politics we need with Steve Millies

Airing soon! WPI Livestream – 8pm EST, 5pm PST

In the aftermath of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict on charges of murder and manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd, Mike Lewis and Melinda Ribnek are joined by Sam Rocha and Thabo Hall to discuss racial...

Airing soon! WPI Livestream – 8pm EST, 5pm PST

Live Episode 9 SOON!

Our regularly-scheduled livestream will be happening TONIGHT at 8pm EDT / 5pm PDT. Rachel Amiri, Melinda Ribnek, Mike Lewis and David Lafferty will be discussing dissent, discernment, and how we learn to think with the Church–especially in a polarized Catholic...

Live Episode 9 SOON!

Streaming Soon!

Our regularly-scheduled livestream will be happening TONIGHT at 8pm EDT / 5pm PDT. Rachel Amiri, Melinda Ribnek, and Paul Fahey will be joined by new contributor Patric Peters to discuss his recent post.  We will also catch up on Holy...

Streaming Soon!

WPI Live for Holy Week – TONIGHT!

Special Holy Week edition of WPI Live TONIGHT, Wednesday, March 31st! Join Rachel Amiri, Mike Lewis, Melinda Ribnek and first-time guest Nathan Turowsky at 8pm Eastern / 5pm Pacific. Streaming right here or on YouTube and our Facebook page. We...

WPI Live for Holy Week – TONIGHT!