Convergence

Archangel Radio

A podcast where culture and faith collide. Smart conversations that go deeper into today's pressing issues.

All Episodes

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk about equality vs equity.

Dec 1

24 min

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Dr Stephen L Smith about patriotism. 

Nov 24

28 min

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with editor of OnePeterFive, Timothy Flanders, about the Latin Mass. 

Nov 18

26 min 40 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Senior Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, Fran Maier about his Public Discourse article, "Something to look forward to"

Nov 11

26 min 30 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about the virgina elections. 

Nov 4

27 min 52 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk about the Saints and the Catholic tradition of praying to the saints.

Oct 28

26 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Pulitzer Prize winning author, Kathleen Ellison about the social and psychological effects of the pandemic on children. 

Oct 21

28 min

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about equality and equity

Oct 14

23 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about chaos. 

Oct 7

27 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Francis X. Maier, author at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, about his article on something to look forward to when looking at the past. 

Sep 28

26 min 10 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about the vaccine mandate and the Church's response to it. 

Sep 24

27 min 5 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about trust, or lack there of, in our leaders of our government, and even the media. 

Sep 16

27 min 30 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon discuss the problems of Critical Race Theory. 

Sep 9

26 min

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with pulitzer prize winning author, and speaker,  Katherine Ellison about the pandemic's effect on the mental health of children. 

Sep 2

28 min

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about the situation in Afghanistan. 

Aug 26

27 min 25 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about the chaos going on in our world today, and share how to find peace of mind. 

Aug 19

27 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon begin a new series in titled "Voices of the Church". On this episode Ellen and Michele talk with Mike Lewis, the managing editor of the website, www.wherepeteris.com, about the office of the Pope.

Aug 12

25 min 40 sec

This is an encore episode of Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor's interview with Benjamin L. Smith on his Law and Liberty article, "Against Conservative Defeatism"

Aug 4

25 min 15 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon discuss the Pillar Catholic's breaking news article about the scandal surrounding former general secretary of the USCCB, Monsignor Jeffrey Burrell, who had engaged in sexual misconduct.

Jul 29

26 min 40 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Dr Joseph Woodard, head of the great books online program at The Angelicum Academy in Calgary Canada,  about fauxtastrophies or fake catastrophies. 

Jul 22

24 min 15 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele Mcaloon talk about the problems with critical race theory.

Jul 14

26 min

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon welcome pastor of College Park Church in Indianapolis, Mark Vroegop, to talk about Lamentations. 

Jul 8

27 min 40 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with professor of science and theology at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom in Canada, Prof. JP Meenan about the Catholic response to theological issues and questions. 

Jun 30

27 min 15 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor address the antidote to social despair. 

Jun 23

27 min 10 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk about news in the media that's not presented as accurate and provides a distorted reality. 

Jun 17

27 min 45 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk with Dr Stephen Smith, the professor of Political Science at Yale, about his latest book, Reclaiming Patriotism in an Age of Extremes

Jun 16

27 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with adjunct professor at Belmont University, Dr Benjamin L Smith about his article in LawandLiberty.org, "Against Conservative Self Defeatism"

Jun 16

25 min 15 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with associate director of the Christian Studies Center in Gainesville, Fl, Michael Sacasas about his article, "Digital city vs analog city"

May 13

26 min 50 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talked with Tom Riello about how the Catholic faith has shaped the political scene in Alabama. 

May 7

28 min 20 sec

Michele  McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk with professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Tyler VanderWeele about their program on human flourishing. 

Apr 5

22 min 20 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk with Andrea Picotti-Bayer about religious freedom and liberty. 

Mar 22

27 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Rabbi Spero about faith and politics in culture.

Mar 18

29 min 10 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk with Dr John Cuddeback about his book, True Friendship: Where Virtue Becomes Happiness

Mar 11

26 min 45 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk with Dr Andrew Michta, dean of the College of International Security Studies at the George C Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Germany, about the effects of labeling each other. 

Mar 4

27 min 20 sec

Michele McAloon and Ellen Taylor talk with editor-in-chief of the Public Discourse, RJ Snell about the mission of Public Discourse and the goals of Conservative government now that a liberal government is in charge. 

Feb 25

27 min 45 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Erica Bachioci, a prolife feminist, legal scholar and fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, about feminism.

Feb 12

25 min 50 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Richard Baris of Peoples Pundit Daily, about election integrity. 

Feb 3

25 min 15 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Jay Richards about a book he co-authored, titled The Price of Panic; How the Tyranny of Experts Turned a Pandemic into a Catastrophe.

Jan 29

26 min 50 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with the director of the Higher Calling program at the Avila Institute, Dr Joseph Hollcraft, about intercessory prayer. 

Jan 21

27 min 10 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with editor-in-chief of the National Catholic Register, Jeanette DeMelo about the chaos at Capitol Hill last week, and how we should look at that through the lens of our Catholic faith. 

Jan 14

27 min 25 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with Fr Frank Sofie, pastor of St Robert Bellarmine in Atmore, Al, about hope. 

Dec 2020

23 min 30 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon talk with pastor of College Park Church, Mark Vroegop, about lamentations. 

Dec 2020

27 min 30 sec

On this episode of Convergence, we take a look at grief. Individual and communal, it is all around us. How do we handle it?

Nov 2020

27 min 30 sec

The final part of our conversation with Adam MacLeod on how we can talk to each other with the stakes are high.

Nov 2020

26 min 15 sec

Ellen Taylor and Michele McAloon continue their discussion with attorny, Adam Macleod, on civil discourse.

Nov 2020

27 min 10 sec

We continue our discussion with Adam MacLoud, author of The Age of Selfies, on practical questions on how we can disagree. 

Oct 2020

27 min 5 sec

A podcast where culture and faith collide. Smart conversations that delve deeper into today's pressing issues. On this episode, attorney and associate law professor at Faulkner University joins the conversation to discuss how to have a civil dialogue, based on his book, Age of Selfies.

Oct 2020

27 min 20 sec