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AUDIO - Discover how disability ministry is transforming lives and fostering inclusion in the Catholic Church. Join Jason Nunez as he speaks with Lauren Stadelmann and the inspiring mother-daughter duo, Jean and Emma Olech. Learn more about faith, resilience, and community support! Tune in on Wednesday, June 12 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, June 13.

REFLECTION - Do you choose to see life as a gift from God, no matter how it turns out? Holy boldness is a grace given to all, waiting simply to be received. In this week’s PIlgrim Log, Missionary of Hope, Nan Balfour shares examples of Holy Boldness she has encountered. We invite you to read this encouraging reflection and be inspired in your daily pilgrimage of life.

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope Media Coordinator Angela Sealana guides you on an audio retreat with a special focus on the question: Does Jesus Really Call Me His Friend? Meet the Master is a monthly audio retreat from Pilgrim Center of Hope, bringing you into an encounter with Jesus every first Friday.

AUDIO - This week on Journeys of Hope, we honor the life and legacy of Pope John Paul II. Learn about his early struggles, his fight against communism, and his unwavering faith that continues to inspire millions. Listen on Wednesday, June 5 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, June 6.

REFLECTION - How often do we consider the heavenly support that surrounds us in our life’s commitments? Missionary of Hope, Daniel Quintero invites us to reflect on the powerful witness of the communion of saints, who, like our families and friends at a wedding, pray for us and guide us on our earthly journey towards ultimate union with God.

AUDIO - Join us on Journeys of Hope as we talk with Linda McFarland about the unique challenges faced by military families. Find out how faith and community can make all the difference. Tune in for an episode that will inspire and uplift your spiritual path. Listen on Wednesday, May 29 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, May 30.

REFLECTION - Are you looking for hope? Jason Nunez shares the inspiring life of an American hero whose legacy goes beyond history, drawing itself into the hearts of all who hear his tale.

AUDIO - Discover the healing journey of the Holy Eucharist with Mary Jane and Deacon Tom Fox on Journeys of Hope. Tune in for an episode that will inspire and uplift your spiritual path. Listen on Wednesday, May 22 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, May 23.

REFLECTION - In this inspiring blog, Mary Jane Fox explores the idea that asking God for healing is not selfish. Instead, God’s love and intimate knowledge of us drive His desire to heal. Through stories of miraculous healing, Mary Jane reminds us that Christ continues to heal broken bodies and spirits, inviting us to trust in Him for our restoration.

RESOURCES & AUDIO – You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss a young Spanish role model, who dedicated his life to serving Christ especially in the elderly and persons without homes. How will he help and inspire you?

AUDIO - Uncover the story of Our Lady of La Vang and the Vietnamese Catholic faith with Angelana Sealana and Fr. Johnson Lê on Journeys of Hope. A journey of culture, devotion, and hope awaits! Tune in on Wednesday, May 15 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, May 16.

REFLECTION - We all know what we are called to do if we profess to name ourselves Christian; followers of Jesus Christ. We must, like our Master, be merciful through the action of forgiving those who hurt us. Read on to find healing through this gift.

AUDIO - Ever heard of spiritual motherhood? It's a calling for all women! Join Angela Sealana & Mary Jane Fox on Journeys of Hope as they share insights on this unique calling. Tune in on Wednesday, May 8 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, May 9.

REFLECTION - Have you ever pondered the true depth of being a child of God? Dive into Mission of Hope, Daniel Quintero’s enlightening reflection on how a silent retreat opened his heart to the whispers of God’s love and mercy in Scripture.

AUDIO - Join Mary Jane Fox on Meet the Master as she shares the transformative message of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Learn about the Twelve Promises of the Sacred Heart and how they can bring peace and healing to your life! Meet the Master is a monthly audio retreat from Pilgrim Center of Hope, bringing you into an encounter with Jesus every first Friday.

AUDIO - Discover John Michael Talbot's journey from rock band to multi-platinum selling and award-winning Catholic artist on Journeys of Hope. His story of faith will inspire your heart and soul. Tune in on Wednesday, May 1 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, May 2.

REFLECTION - How do our choices draw us closer to or distance us from the overwhelming love Jesus offers? Missionary of Hope, Victor Negron, contemplates the crucifixion of Jesus. As he gazes at a life-sized crucifix, he sees the familiar message of Christ’s love and a deeper longing, a desire for us to respond and embrace that love.

AUDIO - Interested in learning more about sacramentals and their impact on your spiritual life? Listen to Journeys of Hope for an enlightening conversation on these powerful devotional items and how they can increase hope in your everyday. Tune in on Wednesday, April 24 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, April 15.

REFLECTION - Do you think that God can do amazing things for people who put their trust in Him? Deacon Tom Fox invites us to embrace transformation and participate in God’s unfolding plan.

RESOURCES & AUDIO – You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss the evangelist St. Mark, who was the first to write a Gospel account of Christ's life. Who was he? How will he help and inspire you?

AUDIO - Father Stu's life was a fight for hope and redemption from the boxing ring to the pulpit. Dive into his true story on Journeys of Hope and find inspiration for your battles. Tune in on Wednesday, April 17 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, April 18.

REFLECTION - Do you see the threads of God’s love woven through your life? Missionary of Hope, Debbie Garza examines the idea that our tales are parts of God's larger story of salvation, stressing that the central theme of our existence is God's redemptive love through Christ, even in the face of sin and adversity.

AUDIO - Discover the power of blessing and praising God with Mary Jane Fox on Journeys of Hope. Dive into an episode that explores the joy and hope found in prayer. Tune in on Wednesday, April 10 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, April 11.

REFLECTION - Why is the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, a foundation of faith, left without an eye-witness in the Gospels? Explore this profound mystery and gain unique insights into the Catholic faith through a contemplative journey with the Shroud of Turin and the Sacrament of the Eucharist written by Missional of Hope, Nan Balfour.

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope Staff and Speaker Team Member Jason Kelly leads you on an audio retreat, pondering this important question: What is God’s Role in Our Conversion? Meet the Master is a monthly audio retreat from Pilgrim Center of Hope, bringing you into an encounter with Jesus every first Friday.

AUDIO - Dive into the heart of living in truth as a man of God. It’s not exclusively for men; it’s for all hearts pursuing divine purpose. We’ll explore the Catechism’s view on truth, the sacraments’ impact, and how men can be beacons of hope. Tune in on Wednesday, April 3 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, April 4.

REFLECTION - How can we embrace the joy of the Resurrection and fulfill our Easter duty? Missionary of Hope Daniel Quintero reflects on a message beautifully expressed by Pope St. John XXIII; Christianity is about peace, joy, love, and life renewed—a pulsing force akin to nature's springtime.

AUDIO - Come along with Deacon Tom and Mary Jane Fox as they embark on a spiritual journey, tracing the path of Jesus during His Passion. Tune in on Wednesday, March 27 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, March 28.

REFLECTION - Can we find hope in the echoes of ‘Crucify Him’? Deacon Tom Fox reflects on our participation in Christ’s Passion and the hopeful transformation offered through the sacraments, culminating in the life-affirming ‘Amen’ of the Eucharist.

VIDEO - For Christians, following God's will is essential... but many of us struggle with accepting and obeying it. Starting from the Archangel Gabriel's annunciation to Mary, Lynda MacFarland shares her experience of learning from Jesus' mother Mary, about this virtue. How can we grow to be like Jesus and Mary in trusting God?

RESOURCES & AUDIO – You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss St. Katherine Drexel. She was an American Catholic heiress, philanthropist, religious sister, and educator who founded the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament. How will she help you?

AUDIO - Discover how Pilgrim Center of Hope is guiding individuals to hope through innovative media programs. From podcasts to short video series, plus something new! Tune into their latest episode of Journeys of Hope to learn more. Listen on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, March 21.

REFLECTION - What is the essence of Christian Hope, and how does it illuminate our lives? Mary Jane Fox reflects on how hope can lead us out of darkness and towards a life filled with peace and joy.

AUDIO - Join Mary Jane Fox on Journeys of Hope as she explores the beauty of God’s plan unveiled through our daily faith. Discover the transformative power of faithfulness and the compassionate heart of Christ. Tune in on Wednesday, March 13 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, March 14.

REFLECTION - Is the Eucharist the hidden solution for a troubled world? Missionary of Hope, Nan Balfour invites us to rediscover the transformative power of the Eucharist, uniting believers and healing divisions.

AUDIO - How can we find peace and quiet in our noisy world? Join Mary Jane Fox on a journey following the footsteps of St. Anthony of the Desert, one of the Desert Saints who devoted his life to God in the wilderness. Tune in on Wednesday, March 6 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, March 7.

REFLECTION - How do we find hope in a world skeptical of faith? Missionary of Hope, Daniel Quintero reflects on the role of apologetics and the powerful witness of Jesus Christ’s love, especially during Lent, as we seek to understand suffering and renew our trust in God’s presence in our lives.

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope Media Coordinator Angela Sealana guides you on an audio retreat with a special focus on the question: How Does God Transform Our Suffering? Meet the Master is a monthly audio retreat from Pilgrim Center of Hope, bringing you into an encounter with Jesus every first Friday.

REFLECTION - What did Peter, James, and John see on Mt. Tabor? Deacon Tom reflects on how this event reveals Jesus as the fullness of God’s revelation and prepares the apostles for his passion and death during this Lenten season.

AUDIO - Join Mary Jane Fox and her special guest, Bishop Gary Janank, as they explore the importance and the art of listening. Learn how listening can enhance your relationships, improve your communication skills, and deepen your connection with God. Tune in on Wednesday, February 21 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, February 22.

REFLECTION - Deacon Tom Fox invites you to take God seriously and make a new beginning with Him during the Lenten season. In this week's Pilgrim Log, discover the importance and practice of prayer, almsgiving, and fasting as ways to grow closer to God and become His faithful disciples.

RESOURCES & AUDIO – You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss St. Josephine Bakhita, who after being captured and sold into slavery, found a remarkable freedom in Christ. How will she help you?

AUDIO - How does the imagery of weddings deepen our understanding of God’s love, and how can we experience this love in every Mass? Tune in on Wednesday, February 14 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, February 15.

REFLECTION - How can we foster true communion with others during this Lenten season? Missionary of Hope, Nan Balfour encourages us to shift our focus during Lent, emphasizing communion over division. She reminds us that Lent is not merely about self-denial but also about turning our attention toward God’s will.

AUDIO - Join Mary Jane Fox as she guides us on a journey to the Catacombs of St. Callixtus, one of the most significant burial sites of early Christianity in Rome. Learn about the history, symbolism, and stories of the Popes, Saints, and Martyrs who rest there, and discover the meaning of red and white martyrdom in the past and present. Tune in on Wednesday, February 7 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, February 8.

REFLECTION - How can you be free and docile at the same time? Missionary of Hope Daniel Quintero explores the meaning of true freedom and docility to the Holy Spirit, and how they can lead to a beautiful flourishing of your life. In this week's Pilgrim Log, find out how you can live in the service of what is good and just.

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope Media Coordinator Angela Sealana guides you on an audio retreat with a special focus on the question: How is Jesus the Bridegroom? Meet the Master is a monthly audio retreat from Pilgrim Center of Hope, bringing you into an encounter with Jesus every first Friday.

AUDIO - This week's Journeys of Hope, introduces you to the staff members who work at Pilgrim Center of Hope. Discover some behind-the-scenes gems that can inspire and encourage you in your daily life. Tune in on Wednesday, January 31 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, February 1.

REFLECTION – Deacon Tom Fox invites you to discover God’s plan of salvation through active participation in the liturgical calendar of the Church. The plan of salvation is based on historical, Scriptural, and experiential reality, and has been proven in the lives of faithful witnesses who have followed Jesus Christ for 2,000 years.

AUDIO – Join us as we celebrate the life and wisdom of St. Francis de Sales. Listen in as Angela Sealana takes us on an audio pilgrimage with a 17th-century bishop, spiritual director. and a Doctor of the Church! Tune in on Wednesday, January 24 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, January 25.

REFLECTION – Do you want to learn how to live your Catholic faith at work? Mary Jane Fox shares some practical tips and an inspiring message of St. Josemaria Escriva, the founder of Opus Dei.

RESOURCES & AUDIO – You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss St. Andre Bessette who is also the cousin of our co-founder & co-director Deacon Tom Fox! St. Andre was a humble religious brother who had a miraculous devotion to Saint Joseph. Be encouraged and inspired for your daily life!

AUDIO – Hear a dramatic story of a Palestinian Christian working for peace in Israel. Join Mary Jane Fox and her guest, Bob Sawyer, who has known Elias Chacour for years and speaks about his efforts and introduces us to the Palestinian people in that land. Tune in on Wednesday, January 17 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, January 16.

REFLECTION – Do you want to know God’s will for your life? In this week's Pilgrim Log, Mary Jane Fox shares principles based on Peter Kreeft’s book “Making Choices” to help you discern God’s will for your life.

REFLECTION - How can the Shroud of Turin transform your life? This week's Pilgrim Log explores the mystery and meaning of the Shroud of Turin, the ancient linen cloth that bears the image of a crucified man. Missionary of Hope Nan Balfour invites you to reflect on how Jesus can shine his light through your wounds, and how you can put him at the center of your lives with the help of the Virgin Mary.

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope Co-Director Mary Jane Fox guides you on how to find out what it means to live with God’s presence every day. Meet the Master is a monthly audio retreat from Pilgrim Center of Hope, bringing you into an encounter with Jesus every first Friday.

REFLECTION - How can we follow the example of the Three Kings in our faith journey? Missionary of Hope, Daniel Quintero shares a reflection on the role of the Three Kings and how they inspire us to seek and honor Jesus in our lives.

REFLECTION - Deacon Tom and Mary Jane Fox invite you to discover the Christmas Homily of the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, who offers hope and guidance amid the turmoil in Gaza and Israel.

RESOURCES & AUDIO - You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss Venerable Fulton Sheen, a 20th-century American bishop and a pioneer of evangelization through media. He was known for his eloquent preaching and his popular radio and TV shows that reached millions of people. Be encouraged and inspired for your daily life!

REFLECTION - Experience the profound spiritual journey of Christmas through the eyes of the faithful in Bethlehem. Amidst the backdrop of conflict and hardship, discover how the true essence of the season shines brighter, calling us to reflect on the Incarnation and embrace the transformative power of Jesus, the Prince of Peace.

REFLECTION - Are you longing for healing? In this week’s PIlgrim Log, Missionary of Hope, Nan Balfour describes the importance and benefits of receiving the Sacrament of Reconciliation regularly, preferably monthly, as a way of healing, restoring, and renewing our relationship with God and others.

AUDIO – Why did God send his Mother to earth during Advent? Take a journey with St. Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin and discover what Our Lady of Guadalupe's appearance means for us!

REFLECTION - In this week's PIlgrim Log, Missionary of Hope Daniel Quintero invites us to reflect on the role of St. John the Baptist as an example of humility and how it can help us prepare for the coming of Jesus Christ in Advent.

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope Staff and Speaker Team Member Jason Kelly leads you on an audio retreat, pondering this important question: “Is there room for Jesus?”

RESOURCES & AUDIO – Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss Bl. Dina Belanger, a gifted musician and a Canadian nun who had a deep devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

REFLECTION - Discover the amazing story of Jesus Christ, the Son of God and King of heaven and earth, who came to save us from our sins and show us his love. Learn how to trust and follow him in your daily life, and how to celebrate his feast of Christ the King with joy and gratitude.

REFLECTION - Do you want to be a faithful servant of God and use your talents for His glory? Read this written by Missionary of Hope, Debbie Garza, to learn how the Parable of the Talents can inspire you to live a life of service and joy.

REFLECTION - How can the Passion of Christ help you overcome your pain and find joy in God? Missionary of Hope, Nan Balfour explores the mystery of the Cross, the Shroud of Turin, and the Eucharist as sources of healing and union with Christ.

REFLECTION – Do you know what betrothal is? Hear how Daniel's betrothal enriched his relationship and prepared him and his wife for marriage.

AUDIO - Join Mary Jane Fox and her guest Stan Laing, Athletic Director at Northside ISD, as they take us on a spiritual pilgrimage into sports and spirituality. Receive tips on choosing things that matter most, especially those that relate to our daily lives. Tune in on Wednesday, August 16 at 8:00pm on the Guadalupe Radio Network (South/Central Texas Stations), or on your favorite podcast app beginning Thursday, August 17.

RESOURCES & AUDIO – You are invited! Receive encouragement for your daily life as we meet & discuss Pope St. Pius V. A role model of faith who devoted many hours to prayer, followed a strict fast, and abstained from many papal comforts. How will he help and inspire you?

AUDIO - Join Jason Nunez and his Guest, Scott Carter as they take you on an audio pilgrimage to Immaculate Conception in Wichita, KS, and learn about a national hero on a path to sainthood!

AUDIO - Pilgrim Center of Hope's Co-Founder, and Co-Director, Mary Jane Fox leads you on a journey through Scripture, to reflect on St. Joseph, a marvelous role model.

AUDIO - Come on a spiritual pilgrimage with Mary Jane Fox to the Basilica of St. Mary Major, located in the Eternal City of Rome, the location of the head of the Catholic Church. Not only is this one of the four great ancient basilicas of Rome, but it is the largest and oldest church dedicated to the Holy Virgin Mary.

AUDIO - Take a journey through Scripture, to reflect on how surprising Jesus truly is! We will focus on the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, which itself is the biggest surprise of all.

AUDIO - Join Deacon Tom and Mary Jane Fox as they spiritually travel to Lanciano, Italy, and discuss a Eucharistic Miracle that took place in the 8th century in a small church dedicated to St. Francis.

AUDIO - Who is the Man in the Shroud of Turin? We invited you to spend some time and reflect on the Shroud with Mary Jane Fox.

AUDIO - Come on a spiritual pilgrimage to the largest and oldest church in Rome dedicated to the Virgin Mary.

Excerpt from sections 191-193, “The elderly” The elderly help us to appreciate “the continuity of the generations”, by their “charism of bridging the gap”. Very often it is grandparents who […]

Pope Paul VI Hall | Saturday, October 15, 2016 Excerpt: The Church looks to the elderly with affection, recognition and great esteem. They are an essential part of the Christian community and of […]

Basilica of St. John Lateran | Thursday, June 16, 2016 Excerpt: “The old men shall have prophetic dreams” (cf. Joel 2:28). This was a prophecy that Joel made for the time of […]

Saint Peter’s Square | Wednesday, 11 March 2015 Excerpt: We are able to thank the Lord for the benefits received, and fill the emptiness of ingratitude that surrounds us. We […]

Saint Peter’s Square | Wednesday, 4 March 2015 Excerpt: Our elders are men and women, fathers and mothers, who came before us on our own road, in our own house, […]

Saint Peter’s Square | Sunday, 28 September 2014 Excerpt: …Old age is a time of grace, in which the Lord renews his call to us: he calls us to safeguard […]

Rome | Monday, 12 November 2012 Excerpt: This morning, addressing all the elderly in spirit, although I am aware of the difficulties that our age entails I would like to […]