In the Afterglow with Father John

23 Episodes

By: Fr. John Gatzak

A place for music, conversation and relaxation every weeknight at 7:00 p.m. on WJMJ Radio 88.9 FM & HD1! The disciples were being tossed about in a boat a few miles offshore. They saw Jesus in the middle of their stormy night. They thought him to be a ghost. A phantom... To them, the glow was anything but God. When we see gentle lights on the horizon, we often have the same reaction. We dismiss occasional kindness as apparitions, accidents, or anomalies. Anything but God… And because we look for the bonfire, we miss the candle. Because we listen for the shout, we...

In the Afterglow 9/30/22
Last Saturday at 12:00 AM

Tonight, we remember James Dean, plus music by the Eagles and Susan Boyle

In the Afterglow 9/29/22
Last Friday at 12:00 AM

Tonight, we celebrate National Coffee Day, plus music by Gene Autry and Jason Mraz

In the Afterglow 9/28/22
Last Thursday at 12:00 AM

Tonight, we remember the premiere of the Ed Sullivan Show, plus music by The Beatles and Neil Diamond

In the Afterglow 9/27/22
Last Wednesday at 12:00 AM

Tonight, we remember Samuel Adams, plus music by Josh Groban and the O'Jays

In the Afterglow 9/26/22
Last Tuesday at 12:00 AM

Tonight, we remember Pope Paul VI, plus music by BoDeans and Mumford and Sons

In the Afterglow 9/23/22

Tonight, we remember the genius Ray Charles, plus music by Tim McGraw and the Calling

In the Afterglow 9/22/22

Tonight, we celebrate National Centenarians Day, plus music by Tavares and Five For Fighting

In the Afterglow 9/21/22

Tonight, we celebrate the International Day of Peace, plus music by the Bee Gees and Cat Stevens

In the Afterglow 9/20/22

Tonight, we remember the Battle of the Sexes, plus music by Elton John and Frank Sinatra

In the Afterglow 9/19/22

Tonight, we celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day, plus music by George Harrison and Huey Lewis

In the Afterglow 9/16/22

Tonight, we celebrate Mayflower Day, plus music by Five For Fighting and Diamond Rio

In the Afterglow 9/15/22

Tonight, we remember scream queen Fay Wray, plus music by The Ocean and Roy Acuff

In the Afterglow 9/14/22

Tonight, we remember the premiere of the Golden Girls, plus music by Bob Dylan and Bobby McFerrin

In the Afterglow 9/13/22

Tonight, we celebrate Roald Dahl Day, plus music by Joss Stone and Don Henley

In the Afterglow 9/12/22

Tonight, we remember Maurice Chevalier, plus music by the Monkees and Rick Nelson

In the Afterglow 9/9/22

Tonight, we celebrate Wonderful Weirdos Day, plus music by John Legend and John Sebastian

In the Afterglow 9/8/22

Tonight, we remember the premiere of Star Trek, plus music by Jim Brickman and Mack Brock

In the Afterglow 9/7/22

Tonight, we remember the founding of Google, plus music by Kenny G and Stevie Wonder

In the Afterglow 9/6/22

Tonight, we honor Catherine Beecher, plus music by John Lennon and Fleetwood Mac

In the Afterglow 9/5/22

Tonight, we celebrate Labor Day, plus music by Burl Ives and Leonard Cohen

In the Afterglow 9/2/22

Tonight, we remember the first Marathon Run, plus music by Billy Joel and the Beatles

In the Afterglow 9/1/22

Tonight, we remember the start of World War II, plus music by Neil Young and Joe South

In the Afterglow 8/31/22

Tonight, we remember Maria Montessori, plus music by the Jackson 5 and Celine Dion