The Shepherd's Voice
Archbishop Joseph Naumann teaches the Catholic Faith by interviewing Catholics who live it.
Giving the Basics

Archishop Naumann interviews Teresa Hamilton founder and director of Giving the Basics.  Giving the Basics is a charity that provides people in need with the necessities of life that most of us take for granted such as toothpaste, toilet paper, diapers and other personal hygiene products. Teresa shares how a fellow parishioner asking for her help turned out to be the Lord calling her to help the entire Kansas City community, with a basic human dignity need that is often overlooked.  The two discuss the importance of listening to God and 'taking your heart off the shelf".

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:51am CDT

Archbishop Naumann interviews Bob and Kathy Dorst about their apostolate to help families and Catholic groups grow closer to Christ through devotion to His Divine mercy.  They discuss St. Faustina and the Divine Mercy devotion and how families can go about enthroning our Lord's mercy in their home.  

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:29am CDT

Our New Abbot

Archbishop Naumann interviews Abbot James Albers who was recently elected as the ninth Abbot of St. Benedict's Abbey. The two men discuss the role of an abbot and the process of being elected from Albers's personal perspective.  This show gives great insight into the heroic gospel lives the brothers lead in the simplicity of monasticism.

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:01am CDT

Archbishop Naumann dialogues with his Social Justice Consultant, Bill Scholl about the four main principles of Catholic Social Teaching.  In this dicsussion the Archbishop clarifies: the centrality of Human Dignity, the duty to the Common Good, the importance of Subsidiarity, and the calling of Solidarity.  Liberal and Conservative Catholic's alike will want to listen to this show that makes some important distinctions in illuminating Catholic Social Teaching.

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:23am CDT