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February, 2022

February 28, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 471

The Synagogue of Satan - Act One

Well what do you know? While rummaging around through his old memorabilia, Brian Helix found a long lost flash drive that contained this gem: Andrew Carrington Hitchcock's The Synagogue of Satan, that classic tale of the intrigues of the House of Rothschild, which in and of itself explains why it takes five nights to present it. That's right. It's Brian's show this week, as we discover that the reason he had the flash drive to begin with is because he is also the narrator of The Synagogue of Satan. This was before his time at RNJ mind you, and how he came to be in possession of the flash drive is an intriguing tale unto itself. Brace yourself for a harrowing ride through the backstreets of London with Andy Hitchcock at the wheel of his trusty old 100-6, and then hold tight for The Synagogue of Satan, as told by RNJ's trusty old Brian Helix. He calls it a Passion Play in five acts, as the Rothschilds seem bent on giving all the goyim that follow Jesus the same thing that He got. After all, He didn't call their predecessors the "Synagogue of Satan" for nothing. And the Rothschilds didn't fall into the honor of being called that by accident either: they earned it fairly and squarely. And it would seem that there are few things they can say that about.      

February 25, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 470

Among Us - Part 2

And so it is tonight we conclude Caroline Cory's Among Us, as we hear of more jaw-dropping encounters with those who are not us. We offer you no final judgments, but we do offer plenty of cautions, as we see just exactly what scripture means when it says Satan poses as a being of light. The name "Lucifer" does mean "light bearer" after all. Cunning and deception are a way of death for the Prince of Darkness, and unicorns and fairy dust can be just as deadly as fire and brimstone when enchanted by the Evil One's unholy touch. You need look no further than Disney to see the evidence of how that all works, and it has cost us generations of young souls now. Evil unchecked is evil run rampant. That's the world the Church conquered once and has now handed back. Our skies and our nights are full of strange encounters, for the veil is rent and as sure as the Curse of Pandora, there is no turning back from what this means and from the things that are to come. In the end, there are only two paths, and it is he who prevails upon the narrow one leading to the Cross that ultimately survives. And any "being of light" who isn't pointing you in that direction is no being of light at all.      

February 24, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 469

Among Us - Part 1

Remember that tall, thin, red-haired girl who sat in the back of class and never said anything? Did you ever wonder just what it was that might be running through her mind?  Well, over the next two nights, Caroline Cory is going to convince you that it just might have been a lot weirder than you ever imagined. Among Us is Ms. Cory's landmark work. It is her compilation of the tales of other weirdos of like mind, telling of their encounters with non-human intelligences. But wait! By now we should be waking up to the scary truth that there are literally millions of people like this, who make these bizarre claims, and who keep quiet about it so as to escape the ridicule of the millions who don't. Makes you realize that who the weirdos actually are is only a matter of perspective. The greater point is that something that is not us is messing with us. And, while the Bible says it's the devil, the Jesuits prepare us for this kind of "alien contact." Catholic mystics have been in touch with Jesus and Mary and a host of non-human life forms from heaven. The history of the people of God is rich in this sort of thing going all the way back to the LORD Himself walking with Adam in Eden. Yet today, more and more people are finding themselves immersed in this, the Great Deception of the New Age, while the Church denies her own rich spiritual heritage as well as God's. That's what is going on, and the Church knows it. But they don't like to talk about this sort of thing in public anymore. It just might cause a scandal among the heathen.   

February 23, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 468

A Prison on Earth: Beyond the New World Order

This riveting documentary credits the writing and directing to "Gabriel," though it is pretty clear early on that it does not share the same Catholic perspective as the familiar archangel we all know and love. Still, there is much here that is very perceptive, and, if there is at least a small ray of hope to be found, it is in the fact that there are so many individuals from so many different and diverse backgrounds who are waking up to the deeper truths of reality, first and foremost among them that we are not alone and never have been. While that seems to be a great revelation happening among the post-moderns, those who follow Jesus have been so aware for as long as they have been so following. Perhaps the most amazing thing is that the Biblical worldview is coming more sharply into focus all the time as the ultimate "base reality," yet those who don't know Jesus don't seem to have a clue as to what it is that is really happening. At least the take here is that it isn't good, and that's certainly a step in the right direction from "the Space Brothers are here to help us."

February 22, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 467

Special Report: Cardinal Sins - The Tainted Legacy of Cardinal Wuerl

Michael Voris has long been a lightning rod atop the more traditionally minded Catholic media, but while his detractors are making fun of his hair and such, Church Militant just keeps pumping out these dynamite exposé reports on the princes of the Church and their less than princely behavior. This latest example in which senior producer Christine Niles shows herself once again to be one of the most fearless investigative journalists around, concerns the former all powerful Archbishop of Washington DC, Donald Cardinal Wuerl. Life among the clergy was a gay, mad whirl anywhere that the gay, mad Wuerl served the Catholic Church as an Apostle of Christ. Yes, it's disgusting and pathetic that the Catholic Church has sunk to this level, and perhaps even more so that there are so many out there who choose to look the other way and ignore this kind of outrage. That's exactly how it got so out of control, and that's exactly why Michael Voris and Church Militant insist upon rubbing their noses - and ours - in this excrement that the Church continues to hide rather than expunge. Explicit content ahead. You know the drill.

February 21, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 466

The Communist Plan to Corrupt Catholicism

Chaplain Phil is back and with him he brings a perspective you're bound to find interesting. It is a presentation that the Knights La Sallette have on their youtube channel concerning the history of Communist efforts to infiltrate the Catholic Church and corrupt it. Said corruption has progressed apace under the tutelage of Peronist dictator Jorge Bergoglio, posing in the guise of kindly old Pope Francis. The interesting perspective you find here is that this presentation dates from 2012, just before Bergoglio became the first Modernist/Marxist to sit upon the Chair of Peter and call Communists the "True Christians." It really is this obvious, and it was just as obvious that this was the way the Church was heading when this talk was given a decade ago. Indeed, that's what the talk is all about. Mind you, Ratzinger was still pope then, the Latin Mass had just been restored, and the Traditionalists were giddy at the thought of a new renaissance in which restoring Catholic Order to the world would be the new quest for the Holy Grail. But, alas, it wasn't meant to be. And if you wonder why the stale, dry, godless Catholic Church of A Canticle for Leibowitz has such a haunting quality to it, it is because you are seeing it form right before your very eyes!             

February 18, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 465

A Canticle for Leibowitz - Part 13, Part 14, Part 15

And so it is tonight our journey through the long, dry, high desert that is A Canticle for Leibowitz concludes. If Christ was coming He would have been here before now is the implied teaching of the future Church, though the name of Our Lord and Savior has yet to be mentioned. Makes you realize that Walter M. Miller Jr.'s Catholic formation back in the 50's wasn't much better than that of today, though one can scarcely imagine that. He gets the Church part just fine, but the God part is nowhere to be found, and that's too bad because God actually adds a lot wherever He goes. Our world gives Him a bad rap, but in Miller Jr.'s imaginary world, He's downright non-existent. That's not a criticism, mind you. Perhaps he just anticipated the future Church that Pope Francis has set course for: the Catholic Church of the future that blasts off from the ruins of Earth to seek out Teilhard's "Cosmic Christ" in person. Francis would approve. I'll bet he keeps a copy of A Canticle for Leibowitz on his nightstand, right next to his Machiavelli.   

February 17, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 464

A Canticle for Leibowitz - Part 10, Part 11, Part 12

As our story now rounds third and heads for home, we realize that the more things change the more they end up the same. Man's love affair with high technology never ends well it seems. Always the jilted lover; always seeking to be as the gods; always falling back into the very dust from which he was created. Never is man more capricious than when following the urge for better living through alchemy, building his latest Tower of Babel, or seeking to journey to the stars to spread his error and cancerous sin to the cosmos. I suppose, in the end, that is reason enough why he must always be stopped, and so the game is rigged to self destruct. Or rather man is. Yet out of this ugly parade are sorted those souls which belong to God, while those lacking this affiliation destroy each other in the process of rebelling against His authority. The genius is in the simplicity. And to those who so belong, the tariff has already been paid upon that cross that these future fake Catholics are always processing with. The price is free, but there is one catch: it costs you your life. Of course, when you consider that you're going to die anyway, it's the best deal out there. And only available for a limited time!    

February 16, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 463

A Canticle for Leibowitz - Part 7, Part 8, Part 9

Here continues the chronicle, set down daily by the brethren. The brethren of Isaac Edward Leibowitz, in their abbey in the desert of the southwest. And so continues our presentation with Parts 7, 8 and 9 of A Canticle for Leibowitz, done as an old time radio serial, and done pretty darn well at that. Time marches on and progress slowly tags along behind, only to catch up later in the most frightening of ways. Technology has always been a two-edged sword, even back in the day when that itself was the latest innovation. Human civilizations are built upon the corpses of the conquered, whereas the Church is built upon the living souls of the martyrs of Jesus. There's a big difference. To see the latter only through the lens of the former captures but a grim and pointless portrait of the reality of human life, for it can only see the earthly. If Christ's kingdom is not of this world, then neither is ours, and if the true light that beckons us home is from heaven, then that last flash that sends us there is surely nothing to fear. On with the show!

February 15, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 462

A Canticle for Leibowitz - Part 4, Part 5, Part 6

Welcome back! We continue tonight with Walter M. Miller Jr.'s epic tale of dystopia and despair, A Canticle for Leibowitz. Who exactly is Leibowitz? Your curiosity will be satisfied tonight, as the story dislodges itself from its desert time warp and begins to press forward towards... Well, after all, that's why you tune in, isn't it? Join Brian and Sally as they present the next three installments in this week-long pilgrim's journey through  this sci-fi classic. It was a different kind of tale back in 1960, even more so nowadays. Rather than blaming the Catholic Church for causing the Dark Ages, as so many revisionist historians are wont to do, we see here an example, set in a fictional future, that demonstrates why the Church should, instead, be more appreciated for lifting the world out of history's nastiest quagmire. Fair is fair, and Miller Jr. gives the Church that much credit, sans any kind of divine intervention. And where is God in all of this anyway?           

February 14, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 461

A Canticle for Leibowitz - Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

"Theater of the Mind" is back and continues all this week, as Brian and Sally bring you the radio drama version of Walter M. Miller Jr.'s epic sci-fi classic, A Canticle for Leibowitz. Originally produced in 1981 by John Reeves at radio station WHA at the University of Wisconsin, it was formatted as a radio serial in 15 installments. The math is easy. Three parts per night and we get the whole production done for you in five nights. The book is required reading if you do RCIA with Chaplain Phil. He says it is both the most and least Catholic book you will ever read, and that it accomplishes both at once suggests more participation by the Holy Spirit in the project than Miller Jr. might have suspected. He was a convert, you know. Often times that allows one to see the Church in different ways and with a certain awe that often escapes those born Catholic. The Catholic Church without God is an institution that transcends human history. With Him, it transcends human existence. Miller gets the first part but misses the second, and that's where the infernal dryness in his book comes from. When one injects God into his story, it blossoms like the Rod of Aaron; like the Utah desert when it rains before a good nuking.        

February 11, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 460

Father Malachi Martin - Fatima Warning and the New World Order

We conclude Chaplain Phil's "What They Didn't Teach You in RCIA Week" with these "two for one" interviews with Father Malachi Martin, because we're pretty sure he wasn't included in your formal Catholic education. In fact, disdain for Father Martin may be the only thing that Modernist and Traditionalist Catholics actually agree upon. The Modernists hated him for exposing them, and the Trads for destroying their illusions of the Church with what he exposed. He actually did play a large role in Chaplain Phil's Catholic formation, which explains a lot, including why he thinks Father Martin should also play a larger role in yours. These two interviews are with Michael Corbin and must be from 1996 or 97. Windswept House was still hot off the presses, and the 80th anniversary of Fatima was a big deal back then. Father Martin read the Third Secret and his life was never the same thereafter. And he was a Vatican insider when the enthronement of Lucifer took place, and that's why he had to stop doing that. Clearly a unique perspective, and that perspective is yours tonight here on RNJ. Enjoy!     

February 10, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 459

End Times: What Signs to Look For - Part One and Part Two

For a Catholic look at the "End Times" we go back to Sensus Fidelium for some sound Catholic teaching and, for the most part, that's just what we get. Keep in mind that following Jesus means precisely that, and when the Church doesn't do that it is by definition "apostasy." Everyone from Jesus and the Blessed Virgin Mary on down to the most humble of Catholic mystics will tell you that the apostasy of the Church is a sure sign that the end is near, and if Francis and the Gay Mafia running it are not the abomination of desolation standing in the holy place, then the real thing must really be something. Don't let them fool you. The Catholic Church isn't the Vatican mob, and Christ's kingdom is in heaven and not in Rome. Lucifer is already sitting on the Chair of Peter, and the stage is set for the showdown of the ages because Jesus is about to reclaim it. God will not be mocked, especially by the Roman Catholic Church, and because this is so, all hell is about to break loose upon the earth. If the Catholic Church actually taught the Truth of Christ, this would not be so and everyone would want to be Catholic. And if Catholic Truth like this was what they taught you in RCIA, everybody would be!     

February 09, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 458

Apocalypse Now in the Vatican

If you've decided that a Catholic brother like Brother Andre Marie is about as intense as it gets, just wait until you hear Brother Peter Dimond from Most Holy Family Monastery. I don't know as it's fair to call him Catholic, and it's certainly unfair to call him anything else. He's a sedevacantist, meaning he takes it literally when you call Francis an empty chair. An empty Chair of Peter, that is. A lot of folks who consider themselves uber Catholics believe that there has been no pope since Pius XII. Personally, it seems to me that he who shows up at the window for the Angelus must bear the title. Last Sunday at noon, that was Francis. Now that doesn't say he's the legitimate pope, and that brings us to this presentation by Brother Peter tonight: "Apocalypse Now in the Vatican." What Moses saw when he came down from the mountain is nothing compared to the way that they behave in Rome these days. You may think that's no big deal. Brother Peter begs to differ.       

February 08, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 457

Christian Zionism Part 2: Why Christian Zionism Is a Problem

Brother Andre Marie returns with more concerning Christian Zionism in this sequel to last night's presentation. What goes unmentioned is the deeper truth that none of these Protestant heresies would have been possible if the Church had been minding Christ's business rather than seeking the wealth and glory of the world in His name. Corruption and blasphemous behavior abound in the Catholic Church, just like they do among all of the sects and cults that call themselves Christian. We're all in this together, and the sin in this world belongs to all of us. Since Eden, we have been aware of how powerful and cunning the adversary is, yet we humans continue to vacillate between cowering in fear and the most odious kind of spiritual arrogance, sinning at will, and as if with impunity. Surely God's greatest disgust must be found in how easy humanity makes it for the devil, as we point the finger at each other and cry, "Sinner!" Never forget that God saves whom He wills, and calling that shot against another is the surest way to bring the same fate down upon oneself. In fact, it's the very sin that Christian Zionism has brought down upon America.

February 07, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 456

Christian Zionism Part 1: Tracing the Lines of a Warmongering Heresy

It's all about the Catholic Faith this week on The Sixth Hour, as Chaplain Phil presents "What They Didn't Teach You in RCIA" (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults). Tonight's first entry will help neophytes differentiate between the "Evangelical" Christianity that became the "God and Country" voice of what most perceive to be Christianity in America, and the true expression of the faith as preserved in the Deposit of Faith contained in the Catholic Church. Christian Zionism is the heretical belief that the current nation/state of Israel is the fulfillment of Biblical prophecy, and marks the return of God's people to the Holy Land. This totally ignores the founding of the Church as the fulfillment of the Old Testament, and the altar of Christ as the centerpiece of the New Temple. And it is through the error of Sola Scriptura that the fledgling United States of America justified its claim to "Manifest Destiny" as if proclaimed via divine fiat. Rebellion against God and murder carried out in His name: the sin of the Israel of old, and so we shall reap the same whirlwind. Keep that in mind as you listen to Brother Andre Marie, courtesy of Senus Fidelium as he presents, "Christian Zionism Part 1: Tracing the Lines of a Warmongering Heresy."           

February 04, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 455

UFOs and Nukes: The Secret Link Revealed

This is one of the most subtly disturbing reports we've ever presented, just simply because of how far reaching the implications are should they be true. We've known that the UFO phenomenon has had an unhealthy curiosity about our nuclear weapons facilities for decades now, but until you hear this insider's view of it from Robert Hastings, it's hard to fathom just how significant this really is. If the UFO's and their operators can really shut down or activate the nuclear weapons systems of the world, then we're already under their control. Is what you see in the world about you merely a New World Order theater production being used to gently guide the sheeple to a more orderly slaughter? At the rate this is all progressing, there won't be any rabble left to rouse by the time they figure out that this is all going according to a plan that is not in their best interest. And who are these airborne perpetrators anyway, and why is it more farfetched to suppose that these things just might be of earthly origin rather than extraterrestrial? Clever Nazis in league with the devil seems the safer bet. Think about it. 

February 03, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 454

Aeon of Horus: The Occult History of NASA

Operation Paperclip. With Nazi Germany lying in ruins, why not bring the best Nazi minds to America so they can work the same miracle here that they performed in the Fatherland? What could possibly go wrong? Especially when you consider how close people like Werner von Braun were to people like Alistair Crowley, not to mention Walt Disney. It's really debatable how great the "Greatest Generation" actually was, but they were certainly the most gullible. Uncle Sam was to be trusted above God Almighty Himself, "...and if he says the German scientists are okay, then that's all right by me. Shut up and drink your Kool Aid." President Kennedy starts off this Jim Nichols film that is the basis of tonight's program by urging us to go to the moon. He never made it out of Dallas, and there's still question as to whether anybody actually made it to the moon, at least in those tin can Apollo jalopies. But, then again, we had Von Braun and it turns out Von Braun was SS. If he didn't have the plans for the Hannebu then who did? As for that Nazi miracle? Just look look around you and see what America has become. It's like deja vu all over again.   

February 02, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 453

Angel, Alien and UFO Encounters from Another Dimension

If you still wonder why they call it "Theater of the Mind," you won't after this intriguing journey into the deep unknown! Join our own Brian Helix and Sally Belle-Époque, as they host this Ken Klein documentary that's guaranteed to blow your mind. Are we experiencing the long prophesied "thinning of the veil," and are there those among us who are, independently of each other, providing the photographic evidence that this is so? Are there entities from another dimension lurking at the fringe of human perception, and is that perception now allowing things to be perceived that were here-to-fore invisible? There's a man in New Orleans who photographs strange entities and anomalies, including an angry image that looks like a petroglyph from our Chaco Canyon series. Orbs with faces, angels and demons, aliens and UFO's abound in the skies if you have the right equipment and the courage to use it. So why shouldn't characters from Native American folklore be appearing in the Big Easy? We've heard stranger things happen there, and surely Cajun "man corn" would resonate with that Voodoo vibe. So, be forewarned, you'll want to leave the light on and have a Crucifix and some Holy Water handy for this one. Actually, that's become a good idea anytime.           

February 01, 2022
The Sixth Hour Program No. 452

BREAKER 19: Convoy of Patriots Rocks Canada

Michael Matt gets it.  Chaplain Phil gets it.  And the truckers of Canada certainly get it.  Sometimes, you just have to get out and have some fun in the Dark Winter, especially when idiots like "Little Ferret Man" have had everybody cooped up inside for two years. And what could be more fun than channeling the vibe of Convoy, that utterly forgettable, 1978, rampaging rebel truckers movie starring Kris Kristofferson and Ali MacGraw? Beyond the odd casting, and Miss McGraw's weird "afro" hairdo, this film really offers little of interest unless you're into watching "Cab-over Petes" and "Jimmys" slam into a seemingly endless parade of old Plymouth police cars. No, it's that "in your face" attitude of the CW McCall song that holds all the appeal here in the Dark Winter of 2022. And what do Canadians think of making the Alberta to Ottawa "Convoy" run in the dead of January? Nothing at all! Perfect weather for an outdoor celebration, especially when you can save the nation in the process. So crack open a Labatt's and join the party, as Chaplain Phil and Michael Matt have way too much fun with the Canadian Freedom Convoy. But be forewarned, you Canadian brother-truckers: the truckers of the US would like to remind you just who it was that invented the convoy. They haven't forgotten, and they will not be upstaged for long.

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Chaplain Phil

Chaplain Phil grew up listening to alternative points of view, and the underground perspective, that characterized late night AM and shortwave radio in the 1960's.  In the cold winter months following the events that transpired in Dallas on November 22, 1963, he came to realize that the death of President Kennedy represented an even deeper and more profound tragedy - the death of the nation. In the summer of 1964, he read None Dare Call It Treason by John Stormer and understood how this had come to pass.  He was 10 years old.

Through the ensuing years, he has followed the flow of free information, as what we now call the "mainstream media" banished independent Christian broadcasting, and honest political thought, from the AM band to shortwave, then to the internet, and now, in the face of internet censorship, back to shortwave.  After a lifetime of listening, he now feels the time has come to speak.  His message is simple.  We are living in a godless false reality created for the purpose of destroying most of us and enslaving the rest.

The time of Revelation is here. Take heart.  For what is being revealed is the eternal truth of Jesus Christ.

Brian Helix - News Director

As one of the BBC's "Young Lions," Brian Helix was known for his honest reporting and take no prisoners attitude towards the truth.  He is an expert on conspiracies and the theories thereof, both modern and classic, and a top flight investigative journalist.  He brings these talents along with his many others to the post of News Director here at RNJ.


Sally Belle-Époque - Production Manager

Sally Belle-Époque made her mark in both video production and A.I. research with the famed Hanson Robotics in Hong Kong, and now brings her varied talents and unique skills to bear as Production Manager at RNJ.  Sally is a no nonsense professional with all the Left Coast flair and style her background as a "Valley Girl" would suggest - a Silicone Valley Girl.   


Catholic Pirate Radio

What is Catholic Pirate Radio?

Pirate radio or a pirate radio station is a radio station that broadcasts without a valid license.  Catholic Pirate Radio is broadcast without the official sanction or approval of the Catholic Church, any of its connected agencies or organizations, or any member of its hierarchical structure (bishops, cardinals, pope, etc.).

Queen of Catholic Pirate Radio
"You see, God expects His people to do the ridiculous so
He can do the miraculous." - Mother Angelica
Father Coughlin
Father of Pirate Radio

    Mother Angelica: Queen of Catholic Pirate Radio

Mother Mary Angelica founded the EWTN television network, and, more significantly for my purposes here, WEWN, a global shortwave broadcast service with transmitters located in Irondale, Alabama.  In the 1990's, Mother Angelica became one of the most dominant Christian voices on the shortwave bands, and WEWN a torch that beamed her message of the truth of believing and faithful Catholicism across the nation and the world.  She was a major influence concerning my conversion to the Catholic Faith in 2002, and it is truthful to say that my formation as a Catholic took place with her over many nights of listening to the most powerful voice on 41 meters.  She gets much credit for her pioneering work in Catholic television, while her savvy for international shortwave broadcasting goes largely unheralded and is just as significant.  It made her a worldwide voice for the faith rather than just an American phenomenon, and paved the way for the globalization of EWTN.

Mother Angelica earned the title of Queen of Catholic Pirate Radio when she publicly took on and disputed the apostate Archbishop of Los Angeles, Roger Cardinal Mahony, concerning the Real Presence of Jesus in the Holy Eucharist.  While Mahony was unleashing his wrath upon Mother all the way to Rome, it should also be noted that he retreated quickly and issued a statement taking offense at her for daring to question his belief in the Real Presence.  Thanks to Mother's widespread and profound media influence, I'm sure a lot of bishops, cut from the same cloth as Mahoney, also thought twice about peddling the "Spirit of Vatican II" nonsense in an overt way that might end up on TV.         

Here's some vintage Mother for you: 
I’m so tired of you liberal Church in America! And everything you’ve ever done has gone in silence. Nothing, nothing you’ve done – from your witchcraft to your enneagrams to your centering prayer to all this ‘earth spirituality’ to replacing holy water with sand to destroying our churches and closing churches that are viable and ready to go…no, this is not an accident. We’ve swallowed this now for thirty years. I’m tired of it. We have swallowed enough of your idea of God! You have, really, no God, no dogma, no doctrine, and no authority, because the only authority in the Catholic Church is our Holy Father and the Magisterium, and you have disclaimed that. You don’t believe in the Eucharist, you don’t believe in the Immaculate Conception, you don’t believe in the Virgin Birth, you don’t believe in Mary’s power of intercession, you don’t believe in religious life, you don’t believe in being a spouse of Christ! You do believe in teaching to little children in the third grade sex education, you do believe in forcing centering prayer and forcing inclusive language upon us, and now you depict Jesus as a woman?!  You’re sick!
Nothing to add to that.  As a layman, my duty as a Catholic is to point out these things just as it was Mother's duty as a religious - a Carmelite nun.  She taught me well.  It's time for Catholic Pirate Radio, the next generation.

    Father Charles Coughlin: Father of Pirate Radio

In 1926, Father Charles Coughlin first took to the airwaves on WJR radio in Detroit to denounce the Ku Klux Klan, which had recently burned crosses on the grounds of his parish.  Turning to politics in 1929, Father Coughlin quickly became a dominant and highly influential radio voice on the CBS network, with a weekly listening audience estimated at 30,000,000 during the peak of his popularity in the early 1930's.  While at first a fervent supporter of the policies and person of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, his views became more controversial and his rhetoric more strident as the Great Depression lingered on.  By 1936, he was expressing a viewpoint that was anti-capitalist and anti-socialist, and invoked no little controversy by expressing a certain sympathy concerning the fascism of Benito Mussolini and Adolph Hitler.  He was accused of anti-Semitism based upon this and his searing critique of the European Jewish banking establishment, which he sought to qualify as follows: 

My purpose is to help eradicate from the world its mania for persecution, to help align all good men, Catholic and Protestant, Jew and Gentile, Christian and non-Christian, in a battle to stamp out the ferocity, the barbarism and the hate of this bloody era. I want the good Jews with me, and I'm called a Jew baiter, an anti-Semite.

My point here is not to speak out for or against Father Coughlin and his political opinions, but merely to point to him as an early example of the efforts to censor and silence unpopular viewpoints.  He remains the textbook example of church and state teaming up to remove from public influence someone deemed too controversial to have his views heard by the great unwashed masses of the general public.  The Roosevelt Administration determined a priori that the First Amendment did not apply to radio broadcasting, and new regulations and restrictions were created specifically to remove Father Coughlin from the airwaves.  For the first time, public broadcasters had to obtain a permit and seek approval to speak on the air, and this was the impetus for those who refused to do so taking to the airwaves in protest: the birth of pirate radio.  While Father Coughlin was able to circumvent his banishment from network broadcasting by buying airtime on local stations, his reach and influence were drastically reduced.  In 1942 he was ordered to remove himself from public life by Bishop Edward Aloysius Mooney.  He complied without complaint and spent the remainder of his career as parish priest at the Shrine of the Little Flower in Royal Oak, Michigan.  He retired from active ministry in 1966.


Welcome to our broadcast facilities here at RNJ.  This is where Chaplain Phil and our crew make the magic happen.  Stars of the Show are a Sweetwater Studio Computer powering Jean and Ginger, two 1950 Canadian Philips Table Radios that serve as broadcast monitors. That's Ginger on the right channel, and Jean on the left. Auxilliary Computer is "Old Faithful," a 2009 Hewlett Packard (that's like about a 1930 model in American Tube Radio Years (ATRY). You'll also notice three communication receivers, two 1959 Hallicrafters S-108's and a 1947 National NC 57. Standby monitors include a 1937 Coronado 725 and 1953 Philco 53-960. It's all sorted out through a Behringer Xenyx 802 Mixer.  Our antenna array (not shown) is an 80 foot sloping copper long wire antenna, fastened to a Royal Palm and running from there to the studio.