Sunday Mass Schedule

Vigil Mass on Saturday –5:00 p.m.English

7:30 a.m. - English
8:45 a.m. - Polish
10:00 a.m. - English
11:30 a.m. - Spanish
5:30 p.m. - Spanish

Weekday Mass Schedule

7:00 p.m. - English/Spanish
Saturday morning Mass - 7:30 a.m. English

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

24 hours - 7 days

Please note that the Blessed Sacrament is reposed during the celebration of the Mass.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Monday - Friday 6:00 to 6:45 p.m. (English/Spanish)

 

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Episode # 5108 - An Interview With Kevin White From The Catholic Citizens Of Illinois

9 hours 50 min ago

Due to scheduling complications, this is a re-air from April 29th.  Thank you.

On this rainy Monday, we have an interesting show for you.  First off, due to traffic, Mike Stark makes it in a little later after the start of the show.  Producer Nick steps in for a few minutes and introduces Mikes guest, Kevin Edward White, Vice President of the Catholic Citizens of Illinois, with the two of them talking about first the Notre Dame Cathedral fire and a little on the Catholic Citizens of Illinois.  When Mike gets in okay, he and Kevin discuss many of the people and organizations who they have met and worked with that have helped out many people, including Cardinal George and the Little Sisters of the Poor, who have been on the show before.  Kevin also shares more on his organization the Catholic Citizens of Illinois, including upcoming events and history behind them.  Another area this discuss surrounds a little around government and politics.  For more information on Mike Stark, Kevin White and the Catholic Citizens of Illinois, visit online at:

Mike Stark:  https://www.truthandlifeapp.com/ and http://shalomworldtv.org  

Kevin White:  https://catholiccitizens.org/

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Episode # 5107 - The Two Tony’s On The Alter Call

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 11:54

Due to Father Anthony being in Rochester still, but he's recovering very well and doing good and will be back next week, this is a reair from May 3rd.  It has been edited a bit to add a new promo and for time at the end.  Thank you.

TGIF with the Two Tony’s everyone on this beautiful Friday, since the entire week it’s been raining around in Illinois and Chicago.  Father Anthony says he’s been indoors a lot, but the feeling of going outside or coming outside is calling him.  The Two Tony's have lots of things to discuss and talk about today, for Father Anthony feels “bound to the sanctuary” with lot’s going on this day and weekend and reminds Tony and everyone to pray the Rosary this month as well.  On a different note, the Two Tony’s focus this time on what Father Anthony says is the Alter Call, which is our sacrifice we do and which in turn leads to renewal, which is in the spirit of the Easter Season.   The Two Tony’s also discuss some of the international situations going on in the world too.        

 

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Episode # 5106 - The Two Tony’s On Holy Thursday 2019

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:48

Due to Father Anthony still being away in Rochester, but doing well and recovering very well, this is a reair from April 18th.  Thank you.

It’s Holy Thursday with the Two Tony’s, which begins the Sacred Triduum during Holy Week.  Father Anthony and Tony discuss that they are doing good, but it’s a wet, rainy day today, just the way Tony enjoys it.  However, despite that it’s a gray day outside, both are in good spirits with Holy week going on and the Triduum beginning, sharing not only the history a bit, but also how they feel in terms of these special days and leading to Easter this weekend.  One thing Father Anthony talks about briefly, is the story of Moses and God speaking to him and its importance to these three holy days.  The Two Tony’s also share how not only St Stans, but other churches all around the world will be celebrating to commemorate all this.  Father Anthony also provides a preview if not the complete readings that will be in the Holy Thursday Mass.  He also shares a bit on the Last Supper and how important it is for our salvation and relates to things Father Anthony has talked about.        

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Episode # 5105 – Father Koys Discusses Mary As A Prophet

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 13:20

Father Koys is back to wrinkle your brain loyal listeners.  This time, he focuses on Mary herself, since Monday was the Feast Day of Our Lady of Fatima and May being the month of Mary too.  Mainly, Father Koys discusses Mary being a prophet in some ways in terms of what she knew.  He shares some insight on this by examining Mary not just as the Mother of Christ (also in reference to Mother’s Day last weekend), but as a prophet of warnings of things to come.  Father Koys also looks into Our Lady Of Good Success, which is the title given to Mary from Ecuador.  Also Father Koys slightly criticizes one of his heroes, Timothy Gordon about Alter Girls. 

 

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Episode # 5104 - Reactions To The Notre-Dame Cathedral Fire Tragedy

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 11:44

Due to Father Anthony being away in Rochester this week, and doing very well, this is a reair from April 16th.  Thank you.

It’s a sad show today with the Two Tony’s, for they discuss the sad news of how on Monday, the Notre-Dame Cathedral caught and was on fire, causing a lot of people to feel very sad, upset, and affected by this.  This allows the Two Tony’s to share their feelings surrounding this tragedy.  This also leads them to discuss how that there are a lot of bad things going on and around us, this fire included, but also remind us that there is good in the world too.  Father Anthony points out to make sure that we take faith and our faith in God seriously and also brings up the question: “Do we really care?”  The Two Tony’s share what they feel in regards to answering that question and to things going on around us.  Some of them include praying for not only yourself, but for others and Notre-Dame itself, allowing to explain why so many have been affected by the fire, because the cathedral is a symbol of great importance and significance.            

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Episode # 5103 – Carrying Religious Faith Into The Military

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 13:12

Mike Stark is back on this Monday which is the Feast Day of Our Lady of Fatima.  However, today, for the first 15 minutes, Producer Nick helps out due to Mike being in Chicago traffic, but Mike arrives okay and after the first break.  Today, the special guest on the show is Father James Hyde, whose focus (with Mike and Producer Nick) is talking about how our faith can carry into other fields.  In particular, Father Hyde focuses on the military area with this with how on teamwork and brotherhood.  To help, he talks about the world famous submarine which is at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, the U-505.  He discusses its history and a book written about its capture by rear admiral Daniel V. Gallery, Twenty Million Tons Under the Sea The Daring Capture of the U-505.  Also, we have a surprise visit call from Kevin Matthews.  For more information visit:

Mike Stark:  https://www.truthandlifeapp.com/ and http://shalomworldtv.org  

 

 

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Episode # 5102 – The Two Tony’s Continue Discussing The Signs Of The Times

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 13:10

TGIF loyal listeners as we once again join the Two Tony’s.  Today, after having his nutritious drink, Father Anthony discusses many of the things going on, mostly stories within the news.  From these things featured in the news and media, it shows once again the stress and disorder we have in society and the world.  Such things include many tragic shootings around us at places of fun and schools, past and present tragedies.  One particular topic within this discussion raised again is the topic of transgender.  Another thing the Two Tony’s point out is how our faith is affected by things like this, as well as how different generations are exposed to these topics.  From all these things in society, Father Anthony shares how even though we are in a Spiritual Battle he talks about, he also points out how there is a Cultural Battle too.  The Two Tony’s also share how due to a lot of these things, a lot of people, especially the young, are dealing with anxiety and express an urge to come back to God.     

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Episode # 5101 – The Two Tony’s On The Change In The Times

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 13:26

It’s Thursday with the Two Tony’s and they start off by discussing the 150th Jubilee Book recently made for Saint Stanislaus Kostka, in similar ways to how a High School Yearbook is.  Sharing many of the memories and pictures in the book, explaining many aspects of the parish.  However, they continue their discussion from Tuesday with discussing religion in the world and how there are many questions raised, not just in terms of our faith, but why a lot of people focus on themselves and with technology today, cell phones mainly, it leads to a lot of distractions and aids in the focus to oneself.  This in turn relates to how things are the way they are today and how people with all this may or may not at times lose their faith in God.  The Two Tony’s try to answer some of the questions that may rise up from this, reflecting the times we live in and face the reality of how the world is stressful, but the Two Tony’s remind us it’s joyful too.       

 

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Episode # 5100 – Father Koys On The Combination Of Science And Religion

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 13:16

Flying solo again, Father Thomas Koys is with us once again for another hour of brain wrinkling.  His focus this time is talking about the truth and strive for the clarity toward the truth.  One thing that Father Koys continues on is looking more on the topic of the relationship between science and religion, which his Parish St James in Lemont, IL is having a seminar on this weekend.  Father Koys tries to explain how we can hold these two things together, using a marriage analogy to help understand this and also to show how like a marriage, they face good and bad things together.  Another tool Father Koys uses to examine this is turning to the works of Timothy Gordon again, especially his explanation of Thomas Aquinas Four Causes.     

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Episode # 5099 – The Two Tony’s On Discipline

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 13:13

It’s Tuesday with the Two Tony’s once again loyal listeners and they are very excited for the show today.  The have much to discuss, for one topic is to talk about truth, since before they discussed how lies and lying is around us a lot.  This comes from talking about God Himself.  One major focus the Two Tony’s discuss is the concept/topic of discipline and our discipline for and in God which results in our habits and routines formed, but also how many break away from their routines and/or habits due to many being busy in life resulting in a loss of discipline.  This in turn, relates to turning away from our discipline in/with God.  From this, the Two Tony’s try to talk about how to bring back that discipline or who we answer to in terms of our discipline being either misplaced or lost, just like our faith.  Another topic open for discussion continues on faith and faith in God and our relationship with and to the church as a whole.    

 

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Episode # 5098 – The Hope From The Broken Statue Of Mary

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 13:19

It’s Monday with Mike Stark and he is very excited to have again Father Joshua Caswell, the Assistant Pastor from the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius who was on recently and the two have a lot to discuss.  For one thing, Father Joshua talks his history and being Canadian, he shares some of his cultural background.  However, he and Mike mainly discuss Kevin Matthews and the Broken Statue of Mary he has, which also has been talked about on the show too and is coming to Chicago soon too.  Father Joshua and Mike point out how this statue has been such a significant symbol and icon to many and point out that Kevin Matthews recused the statue from a dumpster, which relates to the many that are broken and being rescued and healed.  For more information on Mike, Father Joshua Caswell, and Kevin Matthews and the statue of Broken Mary visit:   

Mike Stark:  https://www.truthandlifeapp.com/ and http://shalomworldtv.org  

Father Joshua Caswell: http://www.cantius.org/

Kevin Matthews and The Broken Mary Statue: https://www.ourladyofthebroken.org/       

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Episode # 5097 – The Two Tony’s On The Alter Call

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 13:26

TGIF with the Two Tony’s everyone on this beautiful Friday, since the entire week it’s been raining around in Illinois and Chicago.  Father Anthony says he’s been indoors a lot, but the feeling of going outside or coming outside is calling him.  The Two Tony's have lots of things to discuss and talk about today, for Father Anthony feels “bound to the sanctuary” with lot’s going on this day and weekend and reminds Tony and everyone to pray the Rosary this month as well.  On a different note, the Two Tony’s focus this time on what Father Anthony says is the Alter Call, which is our sacrifice we do and which in turn leads to renewal, which is in the spirit of the Easter Season.   The Two Tony’s also discuss some of the international situations going on in the world too.          

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Episode # 5096 – The Two Tony’s Dealing With The Chaos Of The Times

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 13:11

It’s Thursday with the Two Tony’s and Tony starts off with how it’s his kind of day, gray and rainy, but finds himself thinking about all kinds of things and trying to keep an open mind on things.  This relates to where he and Father Anthony go on the show.  They decide to focus on a little bit of everything that is around us and relates to the idea of light vs dark when dealing with these chaotic times we are in.  From this, Father Anthony shares again on life and the realism we face every day, while at the same time dealing with the Spiritual Battle he’s talked about before.  Included in this discussion, the Two Tony’s talk about the different fears everyone has or had at different times and generations of the world, which contribute to our concern, worry and anxiety, but also reminds us about the good things in life as well.  Another area the Two Tony’s discuss is how lying is going on around us and that obviously it’s wrong, but how lies are everywhere and getting worse it seems.            

 

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Episode # 5095 – Father Koys Looking At Catholic Principles In Americas Foundation

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 13:11

It’s Wednesday and Father Koys is here.  He’s excited to wrinkle your brain again loyal listeners.  Today, he continues examining the works of Catholic Author Timothy Gordon and looking at some Catholic Nuggets Father Koys says.  Diving in, he focuses this time by looking at government with Timothy Gordon’s book: Catholic Republic: Why America Will Perish Without Rome in mind again and looking mostly at Natural Law as a fundamental catholic principle.  Another topic for discussion is to take a look at James Madison and a schizophrenic character in the founding of America and the destruction of catholic principles and looks back a Holy Forgetfulness and Unholy Forgetfulness.       

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Episode # 5094 – Discussing Easter 2019

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 13:15

The Two Tony’s are back this week and they have lots to discuss.  For one thing, they talk about Easter and Easter Week and how successful many of the masses were.  They also talk about how much happens on Easter and during the Easter Week.  The Two Tony’s also point out how Sunday was supposed to or is supposed to be a day of rest, but nowadays, Sunday has many people are working and businesses and restaurants are open, showing a difference in the times.  This raises Father Anthony to talk about loss and what we’ve lost in terms of faith at times and how the importance of renewal in Easter is and how helpful it is for ourselves and our souls.  Father Anthony also shares some of the readings from the masses this past Easter Week.  The Two Tony’s also discuss more on the importance of Easter.         

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Episode # 5093 – An Interview With Kevin White From The Catholic Citizens Of Illinois

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 13:14

On this rainy Monday, we have an interesting show for you.  First off, due to traffic, Mike Stark makes it in a little later after the start of the show.  Producer Nick steps in for a few minutes and introduces Mikes guest, Kevin Edward White, Vice President of the Catholic Citizens of Illinois, with the two of them talking about first the Notre Dame Cathedral fire and a little on the Catholic Citizens of Illinois.  When Mike gets in okay, he and Kevin discuss many of the people and organizations who they have met and worked with that have helped out many people, including Cardinal George and the Little Sisters of the Poor, who have been on the show before.  Kevin also shares more on his organization the Catholic Citizens of Illinois, including upcoming events and history behind them.  Another area this discuss surrounds a little around government and politics.  For more information on Mike Stark, Kevin White and the Catholic Citizens of Illinois, visit online at:

Mike Stark:  https://www.truthandlifeapp.com/ and http://shalomworldtv.org  

Kevin White:  https://catholiccitizens.org/

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Episode # 5092 – Helping The Broken And Hope For The Broken

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 13:12

TGIF everyone and once again, Dave Carollo, the Executive Director from the World Apostolate of Fatima is here.  Today, he is joined by Father Joshua Caswell, the Assistant Pastor from St. John Cantius Parish and the two discuss how Lent has come to an end.  They are also excited for the Divine Mercy is being celebrated this week as well.  Dave and Father Joshua also share their feelings on lots of things coming up.  For one thing, which Dave talked about yesterday and that is the Pilgrim Virgin Statue.  Another is something that has been talked about on the show before, and even featured in interviews as a guest on the show: Kevin Matthews and the Broken Mary Statue he found, wrote a book about, and promoted the statue to help many who are broken in lots of ways.  From this, Dave and Father Joshua talk about how there are many in the world who are broken in many ways and that society is broken too.  Through this, it’s important to seek God for His help, guidance, and sometimes mercy and forgiveness.  For more information on Dave Carollo, Father Joshua Caswell, and even on Kevin Matthews and the Broken Mary statue, visit online at:

Dave Carollo: http://wafusa.org           

Father Joshua Caswell: http://www.cantius.org/

Kevin Matthews and The Broken Mary Statue: https://www.ourladyofthebroken.org/       

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Episode # 5091 – Discussing The Pilgrim Virgin Statue

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 13:12

Returning to host the show while Father Anthony is away in Rochester and going through his treatments and doing very well, Dave Carollo, the Executive Director from the World Apostolate of Fatima is back.  Today, his guest with him is Patrick Sabat also from the World Apostolate of Fatima and in charge of the Pilgrim Virgin Statue and they are very excited to continue the celebration of Easter Week.  For one thing, today is the Feast Day of Saint Mark and Dave shares some of the history and significance on this Feast Day.  Dave and Patrick also share some of the upcoming events the World Apostolate of Fatima will be conducting, including the Pilgrim Virgin Statue Program.  With this statue and program in mind, Dave and Patrick discuss how important it is, as well as how the statue itself is a symbol for many, as well as those who see it feel very good and feel uplifted.  For more information on Dave Carollo, Patrick Sabat, and the World Apostolate of Fatima and The Pilgrim Virgin Statue, visit online at:

 http://wafusa.org           

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Episode # 5090 – Father Koys On The Idea And Description Of Heaven

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 13:20

It’s Wednesday and that means Father Koys is here on the show.  Excited as always for some more brain wrinkling discussions, his focus this time is on that it’s Easter Week this week and mainly Father Koys wants to talk about Heaven.  Father Koys tries to give an idea about the description of heaven, through the idea of what resurrection of the body is like, due to Jesus’s resurrection from the dead and in terms of us trying to resurrect ourselves.  A few other ways to help describe Heaven is the idea of eternity and also time.  These in turn, come back to our faith and faith in God and His help when we feel hopeless at times.  Father Koys also uses the idea of time in terms of our personal timelines and timelines of other different things, places, and people to help explain along the lines of eternity in Heaven in a philosophical way as well as other descriptions. 

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Episode # 5089 - An Upside Down World

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 11:35

Due to Father Anthony being away in Rochester and doing very well and recovering okay, this is a reair from March 26th.  Also, for time, it has been edited a bit.  Thank you.

It’s Tuesday with The Two Tony’s in this “upside down world” Father Anthony says, talking more about how the way things are today, with technology and information being all around us and some of it being real or fake.  Tony points out how we look in all directions, but still makes it hard to make a decision.  This brings the Two Tony’s to bring up once again turning to and having faith in God with what is the truth, but may conflict with the all the beliefs various people have, not just Catholics.  This also raises some debate within the political area, including around President Trump.  Shifting topics, the Two Tony’s change the subject of the show, with talking about religion and politics, with discussing Pope Francis and his recent work.         

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