Gus talks a little about surrogate motherhood on today’s edition of Seize the Day and questions the morality of it after recounting the recent news story of an Australian couple who refused to take a baby from a surrogate mother after he was diagnosed with Downs syndrome. To read more about it, click here.
And, Catholic singer/songwriter Michael James Mette calls into the program to help Gus break down the new Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers song “Playing Dumb.” In an effort to finally figure out whether the song is anti-Catholic or not, Gus prints out the lyrics and he and Michael break it down together. To learn more about Michael and his music, click here.
Also, Gus talks about being an altar server at mass. Pope Francis recently visited a group of thousands of German altar servers and reminisces about his time assisting at mass and invites the listeners to call in and share theirs as well.