The Voice of the Shepherd

Guiding the flock of the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon, Archbishop Alexander Sample shares his views on faith, culture and life in the Church. This weekly program will help guide you through the liturgical seasons, our daily struggles and victories, and towards a life lived more fully in Christ.

Archived Shows

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February 7, 2017

Episode 71: Divine Worship

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January 31, 2017

Episode 70: Catechesis

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January 26, 2017

Episode 69: Pastoral Assembly

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January 18, 2017

Episode 68: 100th Anniversary of Fatima

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January 18, 2017

Episode 67: New Year Resolutions

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December 27, 2016

Episode 66: Spiritual Warfare with Bishop Smith

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December 13, 2016

Episode 65: The Nativity Story

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December 6, 2016

Episode 64: Feast of Immaculate Conception and Guadalupe

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November 29, 2016

Episode 63: Bishop Peter Smith

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November 22, 2016

Episode 62: Bishop Peter Smith

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October 25, 2016

Episode # 61: The Election

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October 13, 2016

Episode # 60: A True and Living Icon

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October 3, 2016

October 1, 2016: Rosary Bowl NW Mass Homily by Archbishop Sample

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September 28, 2016

Episode # 59: How To Read Sacred Scripture 2

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September 20, 2016

Episode # 58: How To Read Sacred Scripture

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September 13, 2016

Episode # 57: What is a Religious Order?

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September 6, 2016

Episode # 56: The Power of the Rosary

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August 16, 2016

Episode # 55: Liturgical Reform Part 2

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August 9, 2016

Episode # 54: World Youth Day Poland

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July 20, 2016

Episode # 53: Liturgical Reform Part 1

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July 12, 2016

Episode # 52: Dignity of the Human Person

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July 5, 2016

Episode # 51: Seminary Education

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June 8, 2016

ENCORE: Episode 5: Fatherhood

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May 31, 2016

Episode # 50: Divorce Pt 2

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May 25, 2016

Episode # 49: Divorce Pt 1

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May 11, 2016

Episode # 48: Sacred Music Part 2

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May 3, 2016

Episode # 47: Sacred Music Part 1

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April 19, 2016

Episode 46: Amoris Laetitia

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April 12, 2016

Episode # 45: Heaven

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April 6, 2016

Episode # 44: Acts of the Apostles

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April 4, 2016

Episode # 43: Faith and Finances

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March 22, 2016

Episode # 38: Lent

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March 22, 2016

Episode # 42: Holy Week

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March 8, 2016

Episode # 41: The Catechism of the Catholic Church

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March 2, 2016

Episode #40: Faith and Politics

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February 23, 2016

Episode #39: Myths of the Priesthood

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February 19, 2016

Episode # 38: Lent

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February 11, 2016

Episode # 37: Salvation

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February 2, 2016

Episode # 36: Ecumenism

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January 28, 2016

Episode # 35: Hell

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January 19, 2016

Episode # 34: The Liturgical Calendar

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January 12, 2016

Episode # 33: Pornography

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January 3, 2016

Episode 67: New Year Resolutions

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December 29, 2015

Episode # 32: Resolutions

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December 23, 2015

Episode # 31: Poinsettias & Lilies

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December 11, 2015

Episode # 30: The Year of Mercy

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December 3, 2015

Episode # 29: Advent

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November 17, 2015

Holy Orders

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November 11, 2015

Sacrament of Matrimony

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November 11, 2015

All Saints and All Souls

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November 11, 2015

Confirmation

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November 11, 2015

Shooting in Umpqua – Roseburg

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October 8, 2015

Papal Visit to US Recap Part 2

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September 30, 2015

Papal Visit to US Recap Part 1

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September 24, 2015

Eucharist

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September 16, 2015

Reconciliation

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September 2, 2015

Sacrament of Baptism

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August 26, 2015

World Meeting of Families

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August 19, 2015

Faith & Scripture

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August 12, 2015

The Saints

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August 5, 2015

Suffering

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July 29, 2015

Stewardship

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July 22, 2015

Media and Communication

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July 15, 2015

SCOTUS Same-Sex Union Ruling

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July 8, 2015

Re-Creation

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July 1, 2015

The Sacred Liturgy

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June 24, 2015

Youth and Young Adults

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June 17, 2015

The Importance of the Family

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June 10, 2015

Catechesis

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June 3, 2015

Celebrating Fathers

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May 27, 2015

What in the World is an ‘Archbishop’?

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May 20, 2015

Mary, Our Mother

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May 13, 2015

Archbishop Sample’s Faith Journey Pt. 2

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May 6, 2015

Archbishop Sample’s Faith Journey Pt. 1

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