• JustLove,  Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

    Mental Health Awareness & The Royal Wedding

    On this episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan will be speaking with two guests covering the Royal Wedding and Mental Illness. Dr. Aaron Kheriaty, M.D. – who is Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California Irvine (UCI) School of Medicine and Director of the Medical Ethics Program at UCI Health will be calling into the studio. Msgr. Sullivan and Dr. Kheriaty will be discussing the California State Catholic Bishops’ recently released (May 1st) pastoral letter “Hope and Healing” on caring for those suffering from mental illness, which Dr. Kheriaty himself consulted with the California Bishops. Marion Boteju who is Corporate Secretary and Chief of Staff at Catholic Charities o the Archdiocese of New…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    Mother’s Day 2018

    On this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan will focus on Mother’s Day. Prof. Elizabeth O’Donnell Gandolfo, who is the Edith and Arthur Earley Assistant Professor of Catholic and Latin American Studies at Wake Forest University’s School of Divinity will be calling into the studio. Given the fact that this weekend we are celebrating “Mother’s Day” on Sunday, May 13th, Msgr. Sullivan and Professor Gandolfo – who herself is mother of four young children – will be discussing the role and influence of mothering. They will specifically discuss the role of the Blessed Mother Mary – in Christian Theology, and how her own experience of mothering has influenced and…

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    World Press Freedom Day & JustLove’s look at “Gaudete et exsultate”

    On this week’s episode of Justlove will commemorate “World Press Freedom Day” happening on Thursday, May 3rd   and focus on Pope Francis’ 3rd Apostolic Exhortation Julie Mason who is the Host of “The Press Pool” on Sirius XM’s POTUS Channel 124 will be calling in the studio.  Msgr. Sullivan and Julie will discuss her work covering politics as a member of the news media and the perspectives she has gained over her 20+ years of reporting experience as a member of the White House Press pool, as well as other assignments. Christopher R. Altieri Co-Founder and Manager of  Vocaris Media (located in Rome, Italy) and a contributor to The Catholic World Report will be calling into…

  • JustLove,  Strengthening Families and Resolving Crises

    Disaster Relief & Beyoncé Mass

    On this week’s episode of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan speaks with three guests about Disaster Relief.  Thomas DiNapoli, Comptroller of the State of New York will be calling in to the studio. He recently traveled with Msgr. Sullivan this past weekend down to Puerto Rico to survey recovery efforts since Hurricane Maria devastated the island back on September 20th 2017. Now 7 months later, Msgr. Sullivan and Comptroller DiNapoli will discuss what they witnessed on their trip. The Very Reverend Malcom Clemens Young who is the 9th Dean  of  Grace (Episcopal) Cathedral  in San Francisco, California will be calling into the studio. Dean Young will be discussing with Msgr. Sullivan the “Beyoncé…

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    Earth Day 2018

    On this week’s episode of Justlove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan will be focusing on “Earth day” with two guests. Yolanda Park who is Program Manager  for the Environmental Justice Project at Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Stockton, California, will be calling in. She will be discussing the work of the Environmental Justice Project does with parish members and community groups in theDiocese of Stockton.  Loual Puliafito who is the Director of Development for Saint Patrick’s Cathedral will be on the studio. Loual will be will be talking with Msgr. Sullivan about his work supporting the restoration of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, and particularly the energy efficient geo-thermal heating and cooling system that was installed at St.…

  • Feeding the Hungry and Sheltering the Homeless,  JustLove

    Taxes and National Volunteers Week

    Prof. Robert G. Kennedy, Ph.D., a Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, talks to Msgr. Sullivan about the topic of “Justice in Taxation” which is the topic of a soon to be published book Prof. Kennedy completed for the Acton Institute. Linda Eddy, the Dutchess County Coordinator for the Hudson Valley CA$H Coalition (“Creating Assets, Savings and Hope”), talks to Msgr. Sullivan about the work of the Hudson Valley CA$H Coalition in providing free volunteer federal and state tax preparation for low to moderate income working families and individuals in an effort to helping them save money and improve their financial stability.…

  • JustLove,  Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

    “The Heart of Nuba” and the Importance of Sports

    On this week’s JustLove episode, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan talks to the creator of “The Heart of Nuba” and a CYO coach on the importance of sports. Ken Carlson, an independent filmmaker with Carlson Films, Incorporated, talks to Msgr Sullivan about directing and producing his new film: “The Heart of Nuba” which follows the work of Catholic Dr. Tom Catena – a personal friend of Ken Carlson – who serves the needs of the forgotten people of the war-torn Nuba Mountains of Sudan as the only surgeon for 200 miles. The film will be released theatrically on Friday – April 6th. Here is a link to video clips from a recent…

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    April Fool’s Day Easter Sunday

    “We are fools for Christ” 1 Corinthians 4:10 Easter Eggs and Easter Jesus Compare and Contrast in Eleven Parts: You Choose   Rolling Fathers help their children roll Easter eggs along the ground; The Father of Jesus rolled away the stone and raised his dead son from the ground of the tomb.   Colors Easter eggs come in many colors; Easter Jesus comes and saves people of all colors!   Hard-boiled Easter eggs are hardboiled; When life around us is hardboiled the love of Easter Jesus can be soft and cuddly.   Shells Easter egg shells crack and then we throw them away as imperfect and not pretty enough; Easter…

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    JustLove’s Easter Show

    On this week’s JustLove episode, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan talks about Easter. Fanny Gomez, Social Media Specialist at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York, and Msgr. Sullivan discuss Easter themes in popular music, including the songs:  “Crossroads” by Bone Thug and Harmony, and  “Rise” by Katy Perry. Hector Molina, a Catholic lay evangelist and the Chief Executive Officer of  Casting Nets Ministries based in St. Louis, Missouri, talks to Msgr. Sullivan about how we can live in the spirit of “Easter Hope” in difficult times without becoming discouraged. Listen Now.

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    Last Day of Lent

    Reflection of the Day: It is profoundly tragic that the last day of Lent is referred to as Spy Wednesday after Judas, the traitor who takes his own life in remorse. This makes even more compelling the celebration of the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus. Out of the depths I cried…. And the Lord heard my cry…   Tip:          Use your tongue today to speak a gentle, not condemnatory word of encouragement to someone who seems down or depressed. Click here for today’s reading.   Verse:   Isaiah 50:4 The Lord GOD has given me  a well-trained tongue, That I might know how to speak to the weary a word…