Let Me Be Frank | Bishop Frank Caggiano’s Podcast | Diocese of Bridgeport, CT
The Sacred Heart and The Common Good

The Sacred Heart and The Common Good

June 16, 2021

On this week’s Let Me Be Frank, Bishop Caggiano and Steve Lee talk about the devotion to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus and have a discussion on “the common good.”

Pope Francis’ Reforms and A Man For All Seasons

Pope Francis’ Reforms and A Man For All Seasons

June 9, 2021

On this week’s Let Me Be Frank, Bishop Caggiano and Steve discuss Pope Francis’ recent reforms, and in the second segment they talk about St. Thomas More, whose feast day is June 22.

Revitalizing the Church, starting with our own hearts

Revitalizing the Church, starting with our own hearts

June 2, 2021

On today’s Let Me Be Frank, Steve and Bishop Frank talk about how to revitalize the Church starting within our own hearts and moving out into the community, bringing people back to the heart of the Church!

Meeting the Needs of a Broken World

Meeting the Needs of a Broken World

May 26, 2021

Humankind's birthright is generosity. We are all called to bless the lives of others with what has been given to us by God.

Kerry Robinson of Leadership Roundtable joins the show today to talk philanthropy, stewardship, leadership, and what's next for the Church post-COVID-19 with Bishop Frank!

This is a Pivotal Moment

This is a Pivotal Moment

May 19, 2021

The obligation to attend Sunday Mass will be reinstituted this Sunday at Pentecost, the birthday of the Church. As we mark our "re-birth" what are we going to do with it?

 

Some reflections on that, as well as a deep dive discussing Pope St. Paul VI, Vatican II, and Humanae Vitae.

In the End Everything is A Gift

In the End Everything is A Gift

May 5, 2021

There is a fundamental Christian obligation to be proper stewards of God's resources and God's gifts. What is a steward? How can we be good stewards? Bishop reflects in this week's Let Me Be Frank.

Catching up with (Bishop) Caggiano

Catching up with (Bishop) Caggiano

April 29, 2021

We have a packed show today! First, we catch up with Bishop Frank to hear the latest general updates from him. Then, we get serious. There are three major bills currently being discussed and debated in the State of Connecticut that are important for every Catholic to know.

 

For more information, head to https://ctcatholic.org/.

Prayer is a Conversation with a Friend | Deacon Greg Kandra

Prayer is a Conversation with a Friend | Deacon Greg Kandra

April 21, 2021

Deacon Greg Kandra is a remarkable man - a journalist with experience working for CBS News, the creator of the renowned blog "The Deacon's Bench" and author of four excellent books. He is also a friend of Bishop Frank from his days in Brooklyn!

Today, Deacon Greg joins the show to talk about his journey to the Diaconate, his experiences as a journalist and a writer and his reflections on the gift of prayer. You can find more here: https://thedeaconsbench.com/

Are you trying to bring people to Christ, or are you trying to be right? | John Grosso

Are you trying to bring people to Christ, or are you trying to be right? | John Grosso

April 14, 2021

Why do we always default to our differences on social media? Why don't we instead fall back on what we have in common as a family of believers? Do we understand that every single one of us will kneel before the Lord in judgment one day?

John Grosso, Director of Digital Media for the Diocese of Bridgeport joins me to discuss the divisions and fighting we see on social media, particularly Catholic social media. If you frequent Catholic Twitter, you'll want to listen to this episode!

Jesus is Risen! Now what?

Jesus is Risen! Now what?

April 7, 2021

Happy Easter! He is Risen! What does that mean for us? What do we do now? How can we share the message that "Christ is Risen" with everyone we meet? What is our mission?

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