- On-Air Personalities
Award-winning novelist Bill Kassel interviews authors, reviewers, publishers, marketers, and other key figures in the world of Catholic communications. This engaging series is for readers, writers, and everyone who loves books and cherishes our freedom to proclaim the Christian message.
To find out more about Bill Kassel and his novel about the family of Jesus, “My Brother’s Keeper” — winner of the Catholic Arts and Letters Award for best adult fiction — visit his website: www.billkassel.com
First Saturday of each month at 8:00am and 5:00pm
An Encore The Following Sunday at 8:30a and 5:00pm
Free Expression Episode 16, June 5th, June 6th 2021
(1) Writer/consultant Aaron Renn on the need to build alternative online networks and platforms to circumvent “Big-Tech” censorship; (2) Cathy Gilmore of the Catholic Marketing Network discusses this summer’s “Momentum” industry event for Catholic apostolates, bookstore operators, and producers of religious items.
Free Expression Episode 8, May 1st, May 2nd 2021
Author, filmmaker, tour director Steve Ray talks about his conversion to Catholicism, and how he uses all media to convey Church history and the Christian message.
Free Expression Episode 7, Encore, April 3rd, April 4th 2021
(1) Fr. Joe Krupp, pastor of two Michigan parishes and a columnist for Faith Magazine, discusses his multi-media outreach during the Coronavirus lockdown; spiritual director Lonnie Applegate reviews the book, “Spiritual Warfare and the Discernment of Spirits,” by Dan Burke; (3) Idaho-based Catholic singer Jaime Thietten sings the classic gospel song, “His Eye Is On the Sparrow.”
Free Expression Episode 15, March 6th, March 7th, 2021
(1) Professor and author Anthony Esolen discusses the decline of Catholic-focused popular fiction; (2) Bill Kassel reads excerpts from his award-winning novel about the family of Jesus, “My Brother’s Keeper.”
Free Expression Episode 14, February 6th, February 7th, 2021
(1) Catholic Radio personality Teresa Tomeo considers possible threats to religious broadcasting, and discusses her new book, “Listening for God”; (2) Bishop of Lansing, Michigan, Earl Boyea on his new, multi-media Bible-study program; (3) Bill Kassel offers a song from his 2006 album, “On This Mountain.”
Free Expression Episode 13, January 2nd, January 3rd 2021
Revisiting some of the best interviews from 2020: (1) Joe Wetterling on the Catholic Writers Guild; (2) Mark Evans on Cultural Conservation; (3) Fr. Joe Krupp on multi-media evangelization.