The Morning Blend

Tune into Mater Dei Radio’s Morning Blend each weekday from 7 – 9 a.m. for the best Catholic interviews, music, news, and prayers. Whether you’re in the car, at home getting ready for the day, or already at work – there’s no better way to start your day.

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Fr. John Marshall talks about his upcoming lectures at the 48th Annual Catholic Education Retreat.
Listen to The Morning Blend with David and Brenda as they are back after the 4th of July holiday weekend.
Mariam joins the Morning Blend to share how Faith doesn’t take a vacation
David and Brenda talk about Feast Days and events in the month of July
David and Brenda celebrate the 4th of July and share the latest news, sports, and local interviews.
Brenda talks to Julie Onderko, host of “Your Next Mission From God” on Mater Dei Radio, about her lectures at the 48th Annual Catholic Education Retreat. Listen to episodes of “Your Next Mission From God” at Mater Dei Radio’s website.
David and Brenda are joined by Ken Hallenius, host of the “Living Stones” show on Mater Dei Radio, to discuss Saints Peter and Paul. Find episodes of “Living Stones” at Mater Dei Radio’s website.
Today’s 2nd Cup is a 4th of July celebration.
Today David and Brenda discuss the reinstatement of Sunday Obligation to attend Mass
Brenda talks with Fr. Eric Andersen about the upcoming Philosophy Night, “Usery, Almsgiving, and Wealth.”
A Word from Abbot Jeremy for July 1, 2021
Today on the Morning Blend, David and Brenda share news on the Reopening of Oregon and Washington and new fireworks ban. The show also includes an interview with Fr. Vidal Martinez from The Grotto and Ashley Micciche from True North Retirement Advisors. Listen to more episodes and interviews from the […]
Brenda talks with Fr. Vidal about the Grotto’s upcoming healing Mass in honor of St. Peregrine.
On today’s 2nd Cup, David and Brenda discus the example of St. Peter and St. Paul in tricky work relationships.
David talks to Ashley Micciche about the Rules for Retirement. Learn more about True North Retirement Advisors at their website.
On today’s show, David and Brenda give update on fire danger and recap the heat wave.
Mary Harrell talk to author, Joshua Hren, about his new book, “How to Read and Write like a Catholic.”
Brenda talks to Barbara Daniels about the upcoming BBQ Chicken Dinner at St. James in Mololla
Today’s Homily Highlight is by Fr. Tim Mockaitis from Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Salem
Listen to The Morning Blend with David and Brenda ahead of this week’s heatwave. This episode includes interviews with Julie Showers of the Blanchet House, Bishop Kenneth Steiner, Ed Langlois of The Catholic Sentinel, and Terry Ross, host of The Glory of the Mass on Mater Dei Radio.

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