Fr. Edward Looney was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Green Bay on June 6, 2015. Fr. Looney quickly became known for his excellent writings and inspiring talks and homilies. Fr. Looney's writings have been featured in the pages of Catholic Digest and Missio Immaculatae, in addition to the web on Catholic Exchange, Aleteia, Church Pop, and Homiletic and Pastoral Review. He is a member of the Mariological Society of America and serves on their Administrative Council. Additionally, he is the author of the best-selling books A Heart Like Mary’s: 31 Daily Meditations to Help You Live and Love as She Does (Ave Maria Press) and A Rosary Litany (OSV) and A Lenten Journey with Mother Mary (Sophia Institute Press).
August 14th, 2020 | 30 mins 34 secs
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The Rector and Guardian of the National Shrine of St. Maximilian Kolbe/Marytown in Libertyville, Illinois discusses the life and theology of St. Maximilian Kolbe.
August 8th, 2020 | 12 mins 49 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney presents and comments on Marian tweets and topics he's seen over the past two weeks.
August 5th, 2020 | 25 mins 2 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney speaks with Fr. David Uribe OMI, the Director of the National Shrine of Our Lady of Snows in Belleville, IL about the legend and devotion to Our Lady of Snows.
July 30th, 2020 | 38 mins 17 secs
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Many people know about the Jesuits because of their institutions of higher education, but St. Ignatius was a saintly man who encouraged his followers to enter into imaginative prayer. And part of his Spiritual Exercises included the Blessed Mother. Learn more from Fr. Joe Laramie, SJ.
July 23rd, 2020 | 34 mins 12 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney speaks with Julie Cragon, author of "Bless My Grandchild" about the spiritual role of grandparents.
July 18th, 2020 | 9 mins 6 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney highlights the trending Marian tweets and topics of the first part of July.
July 16th, 2020 | 29 mins 20 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney talks about the scapular devotion with Scapulars.com founder Steve Kerekes.
July 9th, 2020 | 40 mins 4 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney talks with a Benedictine brother and monk Maximilian Burkhart of Conception Abbey about St. Benedict, monastic life, and St. Maximilian Kolbe.
June 25th, 2020 | 38 mins 47 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney talks with Donna Marie Cooper-O'Boyle about her new book pertaining to preparation for Family Marian consecration.
June 23rd, 2020 | 7 mins 30 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney brings you the latest Marian content from websites and social media in this week's bonus episdoe.
June 18th, 2020 | 27 mins 20 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney talks with Fr. Dwight Longenecker about his latest book "Immortal Combat: Confronting the Heart of Darkness."
June 13th, 2020 | 8 mins 24 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney searches social media and comments on the Marian tweets and topics this week.
June 9th, 2020 | 32 mins 31 secs
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Best-selling Christian author Anthony DeStefano recently shared about the wardrobe of Our Lady in her various apparitions. Fr. Looney delves deeper into the topic in this episode of How They Love Mary.
June 6th, 2020 | 7 mins 24 secs
After a three week break from the bonus episodes, Fr. Looney brings you the latest Marian tweets and topics you might have missed.
June 1st, 2020 | 36 mins 29 secs
Fr. Edward Looney interviews Emily Jaminet about devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus and what it means to enthrone the Sacred Heart in your home.
May 26th, 2020 | 40 mins 43 secs
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Fr. Edward Looney discusses Sonja Corbitt's new book, "Exalted: How the Power of the Magnificat Can Transform Us."