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The podcast kicks off with Lino telling a story about the anniversary of meeting Pope Francis. Then, the moment we've all been waiting for...The results of the IQ Tests are in. Who's really smarter: Mark, Fr Jim or Tyler? After that, its time for Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater. And the podcast wraps up with Tyler's Mom Part II. And another song parody by Tyler!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino telling Fr Jim Chern about his football weekend in Texas: Gig'em and Go Packers! Then, they do Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater: Testing of Abraham. After that, we find out What's on Tyler's Mom's Mind. And the podcast wraps up with a new sponsor: Nastyvo. Perfect for those suffering from Irritable Priest Syndrome.

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Lino's back from the Holy Land and ready to answer: Did he finally get a tattoo? Mark Hart and Tyler say no. Find out! Then, Lino and Mark play a round of Song of Songs. After that, Fr Jim Chern and Lino honor a very special saint: Saint Jim Chern! And the podcast wraps up with a song parody about Fr Jim's time spent online.

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The podcast kicks off with guest cohost Jennifer Fulwiler learning why Lino won't be a saint. Then, Lino and Jen talk Foo Fighters and the acknowledgment section in Jen's new book. After that, Lino and Mark Hart do Old Tyme Catholic Radio. And the podcast wraps up with Lino looking back to 2006...when he moved to New York City! 

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Fr Jim Chern trying to figure out exactly what Tyler's faith - or lack thereof - is! Then, Tyler does a song parody about Lino. And Lino performs a listener song parody. After that, they play Bible-Fortune Cookie-or Mark Hart? And the podcast wraps up with Mark and Lino doing a nearly Jesus-free "Mystery Science Homily"!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino celebrating 10 years of Fr Jim on the air! Then, Lino does a song parody about the mouse who lives with Fr Jim...with a very special call in. After that, its time for Judge Rulli: Mark Hart and Tyler Veghte in the courtroom. And the podcast wraps up with What's on Tyler's Mind: with Lino's Mom!

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The podcast kicks off with an issue Fr Jim Chern has: putting down the toilet seat. Then, Harry Connick Jr stops by the show to talk faith and TV! After that, Mark Hart does a song parody: Muppet Man. And the podcast wraps up with another attempt at Don't Be Greedy: Part II!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Fr Jim Chern talking the Minnesota State Fair and Salvation on a Stick! Then, Lino remembers Jay Thomas and the great Lone Ranger story. After that, the guys try playing a new game: Don't Be Greedy. Which goes horribly wrong. And the podcast wraps up with Hallie Lord, Lino, and...demons?

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Mark Hart presenting Traditional (Boring) Catholic Radio! Then, its time for Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater: Calf Your Enthusiasm. After that, Lino and Fr Jim Chern talk discipline: Lino's pants. And the podcast wraps up doing Homily on the Spot along with Whats on Tyler's Mind!

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The podcast kicks off with the results of the "Write Lino's Obituary" contest! Which is much funnier than it sounds. After that, Tyler asks about secret stories. Then, Lino describes his nemesis on a recent run-walk around Central Park. And the podcast wraps up with Lino visiting his wife's family farm...and tries to ride a tractor?

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The podcast kicks off with Lino in his home state of Minnesota reminiscing about 1 of its 10,000 lakes. Then, Mark and Lino talk skydiving...and take a call from TJ which hijacks the show. After that, it's Lino's Mom! Talking about pretty much everything on earth. And the podcast wraps up with Tyler and Lino doing a special "Whats Up With That?"!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Fr Jim Chern discussing Lino now being a "Cafeteria Vegan". Then, they do one story for Whats Up With That? After that, they play a hilarious new game: Bible-Fortune Cookie-or Mark Hart. Speaking of Mark, we have a new sponsor: Go Low. And the podcast wraps up with Lino and Mark finding out Who's More Catholic!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino deciding to become a vegan. Lets see how long that lasts. Then, Fr Jim Chern and his feet get the black sock treatment. After that, Mark Hart and Lino play "If I Were God". And the podcast wraps up with Lino calling his mom!

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Lino is back from Portugal with lots of stories: from St Anthony to Foo Fighters! Then, in honor of the All-Star Game, Lino and Mark list their All-Star Saints. After that, its a Tales from the Rectory with a very anonymous priest. And the podcast wraps up with Fr Jim Chern not wearing shoes...and Lino having issues with that.

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Lino and Fr Dave Dwyer of The Busted Halo Show walk in the footsteps of St Paul on pilgrimage! From Corinth to Athens, Ephesus to Santorini. They then go to Rome...visiting St John Lateran, St Peter's Basilica, Tre Fontane. And the pilgrimage ends...at Lino's favorite restaurant!

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The podcast kicks off with Mark Hart and Lino in Arizona...praying technical difficulties don't get in the way. Then Lino talks about his high school glory days - and letterman's jacket. After that, Fr Jim Chern and Lino try out a new Vatican website. Then, we have a new sponsor: Tyler Veghte's English As A First Language! And the podcast wraps up with Lino's cemetery? 

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Fr Jim Chern talking about an upcoming talk Lino is supposed to give...kind of. Then, they do Homily on the Spot - and Tyler is the star. Speaking of Tyler, Lino does a song parody about him; and Tyler writes one back. And the podcast wraps up with Catholic Spin Zone!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino barely having a voice. Good thing its just a radio show. Then, Mark Hart and Lino do Hart to Heartless. After that, Lino takes a trip down memory lane; with St Peter's glory days, as well. And the podcast wraps up with Fr Jim Chern telling us if he's completed his Lenten penance...by Pentecost!

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The podcast kicks off with Fr Jim Chern and Lino talking Ascension Thursday and Ascension Sunday, with plenty of music. Then they play an "Ascension" inspired Answer The Question. After that, Mark Hart, Tyler, and Lino do Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater. And the show wraps up by saying...If I Were God...

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The podcast kicks off with our brand new sponsor: The Fr Jim Chern School of Theology and Campus Ministry! Listeners then challenge Fr Jim for a round of Catholic Countdown. After that, Mark Hart and Lino compete with each other in Song of Songs. And the podcast wraps up by Lino asking if his nose is a blessing or a curse.

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The podcast kicks off with Tyler doing a new song parody for - and about - Fr Jim Chern! Then, Lino tells a story about his recent trip to Lourdes, France...and what happened when Cardinal Dolan invited him for a private Mass. After that, its Mothers Day: With special appearances by Fr Jim's mom...and Lino's mom! 

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The podcast kicks off with Fr Jim Chern and Whats Up With That?! Then, Lino has some odd questions about clean feet. After that, Mark Hart challenges Lino to be Holier Than Thou. And the podcast wraps up with another edition of Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater! 

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The podcast kicks off with an Eastertide song parody. And bad theology! Then, Mark Hart challenges Lino to be heartless with the Scriptures. And he succeeds. After that, Fr Jim Chern determines if a line is from the Bible or a Fortune Cookie. The podcast wraps up with Lino's Top Ten Concerts. And a volcano. 

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Lino went to Hawaii for his one year anniversary of marriage...and lived to tell about it! From sunburn to superstitions to Scripture translations. Then, another Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater (radio drama): St Damien of Molokai. Finally, the podcast wraps up with a new game: Belief vs Doubt! 

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The podcast kicks off with Lino, Mark Hart and Tyler performing a Catholic Guy Masterpiece Theater original piece. Then, Lino apologies to 12 people (kinda). And Fr Jim Chern's had a bad Lent. Really bad. With lots of song parodies.

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After the podcast kicks off with a new show open, Lino and Fr Jim talk Lent! And how bad Fr Jim's Lent is going. Then, Lino has to decide between steak...or his wife. After that, what do Denmark and Portugal have in common? Find out. Finally, Mark Hart and Lino go head-to-head on Song of Songs.

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The podcast kicks off with another new open to the show. Do Lino and Fr Jim like it? Find out. Then Lino talks incorruptible saints for his Lenten penance. After that, Tyler asks how to keep the show fresh...and premieres another song parody: Catholic Man. Finally, Lino's mom calls in for uninterrupted monologues!

 

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The podcast kicks off with a new open. Kind of. Then, the guys celebrate Pope Francis' 4 year anniversary! By goofing on Lino. Then...it's time for Lenten penance: as Lino does 2 song parodies. And the podcast wraps up with Fr Jim's new glasses. 

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The podcast kicks off with Lino doing his Top Ten People He's Grateful For. Which makes Fr Jim Chern (and everyone else) ungrateful. Then, Tyler does a song parody which needs explanation. And Fr Jim talks Arab Idol and Homily on the Spot! 

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The podcast kicks off with Mark Hart and Lino doing Catholic Speak. Can Lino figure out what Mark is saying? Then, the guys determine which Popes make it on Pope Rushmore. After that, Tom Leopold stops by...to talk about pretty much anything. And Fr Jim Chern comes on to help Lino discern if he's done talking!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Mark Hart playing "Song of Songs" - and Tyler singing. Then, Lino's wife Jill stops by to play The Newlywed Game! After that, Mark and Lino talk Valentines Day...and Tyler sings some more. And the podcast wraps up with Fr Jim Chern finding out if Lino got a tattoo in the Holy Land! 

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Lino and Gus Lloyd visit the Holy Land! The pilgrimage begins with a walking tour of the Old City...and a visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. They then head up to the Sea of Galilee - for St Peters Fish and a tour of Jesus' hometown, Capernaum. The podcast wraps up with a live studio audience Q&A in Jerusalem! 

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The podcast kicks off with Mark Hart doing something very dangerous: going Inside Lino's Brain! Then, Hallie Lord stops by to talk spiritual attack. Plus, she searched the internet for rumors about Lino...which he has to confirm or deny. Finally, Fr Jim Chern is on to do This or That!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Fr Jim Chern discussing hookah. And priests with colds. Then, Mark Hart takes Lino to a crazy ministry fair...with some of the worst impressions you've ever heard. Until, that is, the next segment. And the podcast wraps up with going from Hart to Heartless! A beautiful Bible story that goes horribly wrong.

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The podcast kicks off with Lino asking how Fr Jim Chern is dealing with breaking up with his girlfriend. These things take time. Then, the guys do a Brilliant Brackets: Which day should become a Holiday Day of Obligation? After that, Mark Hart goofs on Lino's glass animal collection. And Lino's Mom joins in the fun!

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Fr Jim Chern listening to some Bob Dylan Christmas classics. Which drives Fr Jim crazy. Then, Mark Hart and Lino contemplate 2 Popes moving in together...and what the name of that reality show would be called. Finally, Mark and Lino play Christmas carols - and read between the lines.

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Join Lino, Fr Leo, and Tom at the Rulli home for the 3rd Annual "I'll Be Home For Christmas" Special! Fr Leo loses his iPhone, Tom shows up late, the guys sing Christmas carols, and Tom reads a very random poem. Plus, Fr Leo's recipes and Tom's all-around craziness. 

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The Catholic Guy Show has been on for 10 years! The podcast kicks off with Lino and Mark Hart talking about what Lino has learned over these years. As well as playing clips from the very first show: December 4, 2006. Then, Fr Jim Chern stops by for more reminiscing...and the show wraps up with Lino's prediction for the next 10 years.

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Mark Hart recapping their Thanksgivings: from gluttony with food to gluttony with the national anthem. Then, the guys talk Christmas trees: Lino and Jill put theirs up! (Well, Jill did.) After that, Fr Jim Chern stops by to talk overcoming fears...and pretty much everything else...

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It's time for the Lino's Big Fat Italian Catholic Thanksgiving! With Mark Hart, Fr Jim Chern, Fr Dave Dwyer, Lino's wife, mom, and dad...it has everything you need for another crazy Thanksgiving celebration...

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The podcast kicks off with Lino telling Mark Hart how he wants to be a good Christian. And turns into a segment about how to lie. Oops. Then, Tyler asks a question about Christmas decorations. The guys then talk all souls and who they want to see in heaven. And the podcast wraps up with another crazy round of Catholic Password!

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The podcast kicks off with Mark Hart and Lino deciding "Whats on Lino's Tombstone"! After that cheery segment, Fr Jim Chern stops by to talk about what Lino did for his 45th birthday. Then, Lino's Mom calls in to share her stories about his birth...and the podcast wraps up with her playing Hickety Pickety! 

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The podcast kicks off by Lino telling Mark Hart about attending a "very" exclusive movie screening. By himself. Then, Fr James Cuddy stops by to talk about his birthday in Bethlehem! After that, Lino goes to an SEC football game. And the podcast wraps up with Fr Jim Chern and Lino discussing: Was Jesus a good dinner guest?

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It's Mark Hart's birthday! Lino gives him the nicest (and cheapest) birthday present he can think of: Letting Mark take over the show. First up, Mark asks what Lino has learned from him over the past 10 years. Oh oh. Then, Mark hosts Catholic Password! After that, Mark talks about Homecoming. And the show wraps up by talking about routines...which is ironic considering how out of the norm this show was...

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The podcast kicks off with Mark telling Lino the "Top 3" questions people have about Lino. Then, the two go head to head for the first Papal Debate... see who wins! After that, they kick off a new segment: Song of Songs. Prepare your ears. And finally, Fr Jim stops by for a Holy Land quiz thats far from holy...

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After 3 years on the road, Lino's got a BIG announcement! Its so big he needs Mark Hart and Fr Jim Chern...plus Lino's mom calls in to add to the craziness. 

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The podcast kicks off with Fr Jim Chern talking about socks...and eventually leads to who's getting out of purgatory first. Then, they do another crazy round of "Whats Up With That?". After that, Hallie Lord stops by to talk nuns, jealousy, and gives Lino a quiz on humility! Oh oh...

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The podcast kicks off with Mark telling a story about...a rat in a toilet. Yay! Then, Lino tells a story about...a needle that almost killed him. Double Yay! Finally, the return of "Catholic Password" - and the password is...funny. 

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Lino's in Rome for Mother Teresa's Canonization! The podcast kicks off with...his weekend in Malta. Nothing about Mother Teresa, but plenty of craziness ensued. Then, Mark Zuckerberg gave the Pope a drone? And finally, Lino heads to confession - and meets a woman who used to work with Mother Teresa.

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Lino and Fr Dave Dwyer are in Rome for Mother Teresa's canonization! The podcast kicks off with a private tour of St Peter's Basilica: from Saint John Paul II's tomb, to random Pope tombs, to the chapel where Lino got married, Lino's your tour guide. After that, the boys head for lunch...and you get to listen to them eat!

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Its Part Two of this John Paul II pilgrimage! This time they begin with a Q&A on the bus, heading to the Divine Mercy Shrine. After visiting the shrine, the gang listen to a little Klezmer music in the Jewish Quarter. Then, its more bus Q&A on the way to CzÄ™stochowa. And the podcast wraps up in an old time car on the streets of Warsaw!

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Lino and Fr Dave Dwyer take a group of Catholic Channel listeners on a John Paul II pilgrimage! The guys begin on foot, in Krakow; they then take a funicular in the mountains...only to have Lino contemplate death on the chair lift back down. Then, they head to Wadowice, the birthplace of John Paul II, and even have his favorite dessert!

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It's World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland! Lino, Fr Dave Dwyer, and Brett Siddell are broadcasting from the "Mercy Center". Tune in as they meet people from around the world including...the kids who sold burritos to get there...the guy who might be a priest if the dating thing doesn't work...plus listeners Lino has met on the road from Colorado to Singapore!

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Lino and Mark Hart kick off the podcast talking about St Benedict, and why Lino could have been a monk. Then, they turn back time with Bon Jovi. The music continues with creepy versions of Kenny Rogers and Dean Martin classics. And the podcast wraps up with a game: Betting with your Hart! 

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The podcast kicks off with Lino chatting with Leah Darrow about the drudgery of work. Did Jesus ever dread going to work? To reflect on the mundane, they create the "Mundane Mysteries Of The Rosary" - find out what the new ones are! Then, Fr James Cuddy stops by to talk Dominicans, Creepy Couches, and funny confession stories!

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Lino heads to LA for a screening of the new movie Ben Hur! The podcast kicks off with Lino and Mark Hart talking movies, botox, and mustaches. Then, TV guru Mark Burnett quizzes Lino on the Bible. How does he do? Finally, Fr Jim Chern stops by to talk insecurities, hair die, and another quiz by Mr. Burnett...this one on music...

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Lino's in Arizona with Mark Hart and (Dr.) Bob Rice! The podcast kicks off by congratulating Bob on his doctorate, Lino on his Master's Degree, and Mark Hart on being Mark. Then the guys play a ridiculous round of Scathegories. Followed by a slightly more ridiculous round of This or That! 

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The podcast kicks off with Lino and Hallie Lord talking dreams...which soon turns into nightmares: Hallie quizzes Lino on church hymns. And Lino sings! After that, the two talk cheating in school. And it wraps up with Lino playing Hallie's 1 minute spots and "helpfully" critiques them.

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Lino goes to Hell! (Hell, Michigan, that is.) He's named Mayor For The Day and broadcasts from the HellHoleBar. Then, Lino heads to Detroit for a live audience where he talks Eminem, Coney Island Hot Dogs, and in a speed round of Ask Lino Anything...he even meets family members! 

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The podcast kicks off with Matt Maher in Nashville, TN! Lino and Matt talk music, sins, and spiritual laziness. Then, the guys head to a Grammy Block Party. Eventually. And the podcast wraps up with Lino telling an emotional story about a listener who met - and was blessed by - Pope Francis! 

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Lino and Jill got married! This is a show so big...it's in two parts!

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Lino and Jill got married! This is a show so big...it's in two parts!

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Before leaving for Rome and their big Vatican wedding, Lino's got one final show as a single man. So he picks a very special cohost: His fiancee Jill! Was it love at first sight, who said "I Love You" first, and how did she get a commitment-phone like Lino to commit? Tune in and hear how it all happened...before it all happens. 

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Lino returns to his home state of Minnesota and broadcasts from the Rulli Compound with his Mom and Dad! First up, Pops gives marriage advice: somehow hilarious and yet heartfelt. Then, Mom gives her advice...though she doesn't want to. Tune in and see how Lino gets ready to get hitched!

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Lino's in NYC and on his couch when his mom calls in to talk wedding stuff, and play everyone's favorite, Hickety Pickety! After that, it's time to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Mark Hart, The Bible Geek! And then Lou Ruggieri stops by for a Brilliant Brackets to determine which saint they'd like to join them for March Madness!

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The podcast kicks off in Lino's apartment with comedy writer Tom Leopold. From the Holy Land to helping Tom overcome some bad habits this Lent, they then talk potato guns and confession. Then, Tom invited his friend Paul Shaffer (yep, that Paul Shaffer) over to sit on the couch! After that, Fr Jim Chern breaks down the Prodigal Son story - with our apologies to the fatted calf - and they wrap it up with "Whats Up With That?"

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Lino's in Miami with a live studio audience! The podcast kicks off with "Ask Lino Anything", including questions about Lino's upcoming nuptials, how to meet a Catholic guy, and how to navigate middle school. Plus, find out how much a listener knows about Jesus during a Jesus Quiz. After that, Lino's joined by Deacon John Clarke, who happens to also be an MMA Fighter!

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Lino's in beautiful LA! Does he hang out with celebrities and A-listers? Nope. He hangs out with seminarians, instead! Tune in for the laughs as Lino meets surfers, music producers, class skippers, and many more...and why these guys said "Yes" to God as future priests. 

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Lino kicks off the podcast from El Paso, Texas with another first in Catholic radio...broadcasting from a listeners house! He rummages through their stuff and has some Mexican-food tasting, Its fun to have Lino in your home. Then, Lino heads to Las Vegas not for sin  - but for Rudy. That's right, Rudy from Notre Dame... Rudy! Rudy! Rudy!

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Lino and Gus Lloyd take Catholic Channel listeners on The "God Bless Ya Brothers" pilgrimage! The podcast kicks off in Bethlehem, at the spot where Jesus was born - and Lino meets a real bro. They then fast forward about 33 years and head to Jerusalem: From the Mount of Olives to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. After covering all salvation history, they head to the Dead Sea! And wrap it up with a belly dancer...

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The podcast kicks off with Lino in St Louis, MO with Leah Darrow! Thanks to Jimmy Fallon and James Corden, Lino thinks he's finally figured our his God given purpose in life. What is it? Find out. Then, he heads to Austin, TX with Jennifer Fulwiler! Its another installment of "For Better or Worse: Lino's Road to Matrimony" as Jen gives advice from Scriptures to registry and what makes for a good husband. Will Lino be one? Lets find out!

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Lino kicks off the podcast in Steubenville, Ohio, with Bob Rice! From the Pope's new book to Bob's lack of smell...from tech problems to Bob playing music...the boys cover every possible topic. Then, Lino heads to Pittsburgh to team up with Holly Joy McIlwain! Lino explains how Roy Rogers leads to confession, and then he and Holly Joy give a very odd tribute to David Bowie.

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The podcast kicks off with a wedding! Lino and Jill head to the city clerk to get civilly married, and it's official: They are Mr. and Mrs. Lino Rulli... Then, Fr Jim Chern stops by for that other little detail: to prepare them for sacramental marriage. It's an on air Pre-Cana experience! 

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After a full year (and 193,000 miles) on the road, Lino is on his couch with Fr Jim Chern to look back at 2015! The highlights, the lowlights, the...lights. 

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Lino hit the road, doing 5 cities in 5 days, and since everything is bigger in Texas...the Houston live audience was the biggest one yet! It may also have been the wildest. From naming Catholic Guy Fans to "natural" remedies for Lino's aging, you don't want to miss what happens with this crowd!

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Lino heads to Denver! The podcast kicks off with Lino's former coworker Greg Willits, for a segment unlike anything you've ever heard: "Forgiving Lino Rulli". Then, Chris Stefanick stops by to talk about...pretty much everything. After that, its a live studio audience that covers private planes, fiancee family traditions and more! 

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Lino heads to his home state of Minnesota! The podcast kicks off with his mom as cohost and they talk about...pretty much anything she wants to rant about. Then, they talk about a Pope Francis miracle - with Lino as newsman. And the main event: A Rulli Thanksgiving! What will Pops do for a blessing? How much wine will he drink? What crazy things will the family say? Tune in and find out...

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The podcast kicks off with Lino stopping by St Louis to visit his friend Leah Darrow...and helps babysit. He almost drops one of Leah's kids and things quickly go downhill from there. Then they jump in a car and it's time for a road trip - as they drive from St Louis to Indianapolis! How many detours will they take (in conversation and on the road)? Tune in and find out.

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Lino's in Dallas and the podcast kicks off with everyone's favorite, "Ask Lino Anything" with a live studio audience! Yee haw! With questions ranging from how to pick a best man to which time Lino was most excited to meet Pope Francis... Then, singer-songwriter Steve Angrisano stops by to perform some new songs. And the boys even write a country song together!

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Lino's back in NY, on his couch, and comedy writer Tom Leopold stops by! From the Pope's zucchetto to Leah Remini, it's always fun (and crazy) to hear what's on Tom's mind. Then, Fr Jim Chern comes by for a crazy rendition of "What's up with that?" And when you hear Fr Jim laugh about the poor penguins, you'll really say, "What's Up With That!?"

Direct download: Catholic_Guy_226.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:14am EDT

Lino is in Rome and was able to meet Pope Francis! Again... This time, Lino's joined by his fiancee Jill and has 2 goals: To make Pope Francis laugh. And to pray together with the Holy Father. Is he successful? Tune in and find out!

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:51pm EDT

Lino joined Pope Francis on his trip to America...in Havana, DC, NYC, and Philadelphia! The podcast is the all-access behind the scenes pass of the experience! It kicks off with Lino's mom asking her questions, then listeners join in, and even Mark Hart shares his experiences of the historic visit of Francis in America! 

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:46pm EDT

Lino is back in NY and on his couch. The podcast kicks off with the story of Lino going to his fiancee's grandparents 60th wedding anniversary. And they're Lutherans! Hilarity ensues with Tom Leopold. Then, Mark Hart stops by the show...and Lino gets locked in the bathroom.

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:42pm EDT

Lino heads to St Louis, MO to hang with Leah Darrow! The podcast kicks off with Lino trying to find a church with snow. What? Then, Lino and Leah talk about how to deal with negativity. Which leads to the return of a very popular segment: Traditional (Boring) Catholic Radio! If you survive that, Lino and Leah wrap the podcast up by naming Leah's next book. Kinda.

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Lino heads to Orange County, California to enjoy the sand and surf! But instead, he's inside - just yards away from the beach - with a live studio audience. Listeners ask Lino crazy questions about the papacy, dating, and even if he'll serve in the military. It's always fun when folks get to "Ask Lino Anything"!

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Lino's back in his NYC apartment and joined by his friend Fr Leo Patalinghug! The podcast kicks off with the guys talking faith, food, and why everything that's bad for us is what Lino loves. Then, Fr Leo forces Lino to go into his own kitchen and learn to make an omelette. Easier said than done! 

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Lino does a tour of the Women of the Midwest! First stop is Des Moines, Iowa, with Lisa Schmidt  - The Practicing Catholic - and she tries to teach him the Litany of Humility? Oh oh. Then he drives to La Crosse, Wisconsin to meet up with Alice Heinzen. Alice and her husband represented US married couples to the Pope...and now Alice has some questions for Lino for his upcoming wedding. Oh oh.

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Lino heads to Nairobi, Kenya, with Fr. Andrew Small! The podcast kicks off describing the wonderful propeller plane the guys took from Ethiopia to Kenya. Then, they visit a seminary in Nairobi with some of the most entertaining seminarians you've ever heard!

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:33am EDT

Lino heads to Ethiopia with Fr Andrew Small, national director of the Pontifical Mission Socities! The podcast kicks off with the guys heading to the city of Axum, where they visit the Ark of the Covenant! Or...do they? Then they head to Addis Ababa, where they visit the Missionaries of Charity and the extraordinary work they do helping the poorest of the poor.

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Lino heads to Boston for a wicked-awesome show with a live studio audience! Joined by Fr. Robert Reed of CatholicTV, the show is even simulcast on television: letting you listen to - and look at - Lino all at once! Plus, with questions ranging from the fiancee to why Lino stays in radio, it's another great round of "Ask Lino Anything".

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:59pm EDT

Lino heads to Toronto to visit Salt & Light TV! The podcast kicks off with Sebastian Gomes, host/producer of "The Francis Effect" - and he and Lino talk about the Pope, the Church, and pretty much everything else. Then, Fr Tom Rosica, CEO of S&L, stops by to play a very Vatican-y round of 7 Deadly Questions.

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

Time for another Catholic Guy Pilgrimage! The podcast kicks off with Lino bringing the folks to St Peter's Square...and a very important obelisk. Then, they head up to Florence, Italy, for the return of an always popular segment: Interview with the Saints. Finally, it's time to see the Shroud of Turin! Get reactions from Lino, the listeners on the pilgrimage, and even from Timmy the Fly.

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Lino goes to the heat and humidity of Florida to hang out with FOCUS - The Fellowship of Catholic University Students - Missionaries. He meets lots of missionaries, learns what they do, and even sees if he has what it takes to be one himself!

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Category:general -- posted at: 3:38pm EDT

Lino heads to Arizona for LifeTeen's Youth Ministry Convention! The podcast kicks off with musician-author-all-around good guy Bob Rice, who tells stories, sings songs, and generally goofs off. Then Mark Hart, The Bible Geek, stops by to laugh, talk Bible, and generally be Mark Hart. All in front of a live studio audience!

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Lino takes the show down south and heads to Georgia! The podcast kicks off with Rachel Balducci in Augusta, GA...not only home of the Masters Tournament, but home of The Godfather of Soul, James Brown! Then, Lino heads to Atlanta and has a beer tasting with The Catholic Drinkie in front of a live studio audience! 

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:35am EDT

So how did a commitmentphobe like Lino Rulli end up proposing to The Girlfriend in St. Peter's Square? Tune in and find out out the details. Plus, hear reactions from his friends like Mark Hart, Leah Darrow, and Cardinal Timothy Dolan!

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:56pm EDT

Lino heads to Cleveland, Ohio! The podcast kicks off with Fr. Andy Turner, a 4th degree black belt, and Fr Damian Ference, who Jewel once dedicated a song to. Then, time for a live studio audience of "Ask Lino Anything" which includes a seminarian playing spoons and Fr Andy breaking boards with his hands. Lino even tries...so tune in to see what happens. 

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Category:general -- posted at: 6:04pm EDT

Lino visits our nation's capital (well, if you live in America) and is joined by a live studio audience for what's becoming everyone's favorite experience: "Ask Lino Anything"! Plus, you're treated to an extra special guest: Lino calls The Girlfriend live on the air - and talks diamonds.

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:15am EDT

Lino is back in NYC and Fr Jim Chern stops by to talk about...pretty much everything - from Good Friday parking to judging people in line for confession! Then, Lino visits the Late Show with David Letterman and sees his TV idol one last time. He gets front row seats, and brings The Girlfriend, for a surprisingly sweet tribute.

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Category:general -- posted at: 3:12pm EDT

Lino returns to Pittsburgh with a live studio audience and his co-host Holly Joy! The show kicks off talking about prayer...and then pretty much goes everywhere. After that, the audience gets their turn to do the always popular segment: "Ask Lino Anything" - and boy, do they ever.

Direct download: Catholic_Guy_206.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:31am EDT