Sunday, December 17, 2017

Saturday, December 16, 2017

The Sacraments of Francis Schuckardt

In response to a viewers question, Father Jenkins talks about people having received sacraments from Francis Shuckhart years ago, the circumstances of Father Greenwell and Father Baumberger being ordained to the priesthood in 1991 and whether the New Testament really claims Jesus was God.

see: Ding Dong School with Miss Frances (1953)

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The Jews and the FSSP

Father responds to a follow-up question regardeing the Jews and their role in the current crises in the world, the Fraternity of St. Peter and the position they put themselves in by compromising with the modernists, more on Amoris Laetitia and more.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Fr. Jenkins is a Heretic?!

Father answers questions that have come in since the last show about the Thuc bishops, including an email accusing Archbishop Lefebvre of himself consecrating non-Catholics and calling Fr. Jenkins a heretic. Is Father Jenkins a heretic? Father also makes suggestions for starting a personal Catholic library, discusses protestant prayers, including in mixed family settings, and the role of the Jews in the current troubles of the Church and the world.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Charity and the Thuc Bishops

In this show, entirely devoted to the controversy of the Thuc consecrations, Father Jenkins answers questions sent in by viewers in response to our last program on this topic. Viewers ask Father if, out of charity towards Thuc adherents, especially Father Cekada, he shouldn’t concede some of the points they have made in debating this problem. Among the questions sent in, Father Jenkins is asked about the need for witnesses during a consecration, whether or not being consecrated a bishop makes one a Catholic and the role of Catholic Tradition.

Click the link below to view the earlier show:

Saturday, November 11, 2017

St. John Lateran & Virtues

While Father Jenkins takes a number of questions, he gives a very nice talk about St. John Lateran in Rome, many of the historical artifacts you can see there and the Scala Sancta. Father also discusses the virtues, is it enough to teach them alone, the 3 stages of the spiritual life and more.

Friday, November 3, 2017

The Origins of WCB

A viewer asks Father Jenkins about how this show got started. Father recounts how he and members of the mission in Cleveland began the program to reach out to anyone looking for the real Roman Catholic faith. Father also talks about some of the various guests that have appeared on the show over the years. Also discussed are talk of St. Peter's remains being taken to Fatima, the background on the five first Saturdays and more.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Cantate Domino

Father Jenkins adds a few comments regarding the discussion about Baptism of Desire that's been going on, particularly in reference to Pope Eugene IV and his Cantate Domino. A viewer asks about the twisted crucifix John Paul II was known for and having one on a rosary. Another viewer asks about an ecumenical vespers serivce the Novus Ordo and Lutherans had in Helena, Montana to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luthers' revolt. Curious, our own Fr. Martin Skierka wasn't invited. Must have been an oversight.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Sunday Sermon • 19th Sunday after Pentecost

Baptism of Desire Explained

Father Jenkins explains what the Catholic Church has always taught regarding Baptism of Desire. What it is, and why the Church teaches this are covered. This video is in part a response to the propagating of errors regarding this topic and personal attacks against Father Jenkins. It is hoped the content of this show will help clear up the confusion surrounding this topic for those who seek to know the Church's teaching and might be considering seeking answers from the Brothers Grimm.

Votive Mass of the Immaculate Conception • October 13th, 2017

Sunday Sermon Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Friday, October 13, 2017

Holidays and the return of Barbarism

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele begin by responding to a question about Columbus Day and recent attempts to rename it "Indigenous Peoples" day. Discussed are barbaric practices of many of the tribes found by the Spanish when they arrived contrasted with the idyllic, overly romanticized picture of them modern liberals like to paint. Other topics touched on include the Jesuits and their suppression and converting Novus Ordo relatives.

Friday, October 6, 2017

The Las Vegas Massacre

Father Jenkins comments on the recent horrific tragedy in Las Vegas, Nevada. Father and Tom talk about the larger causes of what happened including the abortion industry and the general degrading of the value of human life in our society. Ultimately, the question becomes not how can this happen, but how can this not happen, when human life and the value of the soul are systematically reduced to nothing, then killings like Las Vegas become inevitable. Later, Father talks more about the "correctio" of Bergoglio and the various doings in the Vatican.

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Sunday Sermon Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost

Sunday Sermon • 17th Sunday after Pentecost

Francis, heresy and racism

Father Jenkins discusses the accusations of heresy against Francis, the political actions involving the dubia, the correctio and the cardinals and clergy instigating these things. Father then answers a question from a viewer about racism and political correctness.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A "Correction" That Damns Ratzinger Just as Much as Bergoglio

Click here to go to the article at Christ or Chaos

Dialogue Masses and the "Correctio" of Bergolio

In this episode, Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele respond to viewer emails about the Dialogue Mass, what it is and why it has been used, particularly by the SSPX. Father also comments on the sports protests going on now, Francis and an article by Dr. Thomas Droleskey, "A "Correction" That Damns Ratzinger Just as Much as Bergoglio".

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Sunday Sermon • 16th Sunday after Pentecost

Sunday Sermon Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Traditional Catholic Apologetics

Father Jenkins answers a viewer email about evangelizing and bringing people to the true, traditional Catholic Faith, and then having to explain the problem with the Novus Ordo, all that's happened since Vatican II, and why they can't go to their local modern parish. He closes the show with a distinction between dogma and doctrine.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Leo XIII, St.Peter and Rome

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele talk about Pope Leo XIII, why he's not a canonized saint, the situation of the Church during his pontificate and how he compares to Pope Pius IX, St. Pius X and others. Father then answers a question about the remains of St. Peter being found Rome, what they discovered and the development of the basilicas over St. Peter's tomb. Finally, as if to provide some contrast with Catholic Popes, a few remarks about the latest from Francis.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Mental Prayer & The Interior Life

Father discusses the necessity of having a prayerful interior life to be saved. He talks about Grace and how it relates us to God in our soul, then gives an example of this life in Saint Therese of the Child Jesus and her time in the convent. This program was recorded 6 September 2017.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Francis and the Unchangeable Changes

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins comment on the latest remark from Francis that the liturgical revolution is "irreversible". Father compares what Pope St. Pius V did in 1570 to the changes lately and why they are not the same except superficially. Questions about priests attempting to have "conversations" with devils during exorcisms, President Trump and more are covered. This program was recorded 30 August 2017.

Friday, August 25, 2017

St. Philomena the Wonder Worker

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins talk about an early virgin martyr of the church, St. Philomena. Father discusses what is known about her, other saints like her and her intercessory power for us. Father also talks about the Novus Ordo removing her and several other saints from the liturgical calendar and why they were taken away. Finally, Father Jenkins recounts a time he said Mass in the catacombs in Rome where St. Philomena was found, what the catacombs are like and something a sister who guided him in and out of the catacombs told him. Very enlightening, amusing and memorable. This program was recorded 23 August 2017.

Friday, August 18, 2017

The New Mass, the Sacrifice and Communism

Father Jenkins answers questions about the New Mass, its validity, and how it changed the relationship between the priest and the congregation. Father also talks about the nature of communism and its spread in the world today, including here in the United States. This program was recorded 16 August 2017.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

St. Pius X, Lefebvre and Modernism

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins answer a question about the late Archbishop Marcel Lebefbvre and whether he could keep his Catholicism after signing the documents of Vatican II. Father acknowledges the problems with the documents of the council but refutes the idea that signing them makes one a heretic. Also discussed is the long version of the St. Michael prayer and more. This program was recorded 9 August 2017.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Sunday Sermon Transfiguration of Our Lord

Our apologies, no video this week, just audio.

Friday, August 4, 2017

An Objection to "CoRedemptrix" and Decommissioning Churches

Father Jenkins responds to criticism of his discussion in the previous show about Mary being CoRedemptrix with our Lord. Also discussed is the topic of when a church is decommissioned, specifically describing the case of our own Immaculate Conception Church here in Norwood Ohio, formerly St. Matthew parish. This program was recorded 2 August 2017.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Apologetics: Vatican II vs Vatican I

We have recordings of the apologetic series of talks Father gave a couple of years ago. These talks were a precursor to the current incarnation of What Catholics Believe, and while there is no video (and some of you may have heard these before) we thought some of our viewers might like to hear them now. This program is about the two "Vatican Councils" and was recorded December 12, 2012.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Fallen Away Catholics and Protestant Objections

Father Jenkins answers questions about fallen away Catholics returning to the Church after many years and various Protestant objections to the faith. This program was recorded 25 July 2017.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Sunday Sermon Seventh Sunday after Pentecost - Fr. Greenwell

Sunday Sermon Seventh Sunday after Pentecost - Fr. Newman

Our Lady CoRedemptrix and Cardinal Burke

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele answer questions from viewers. Father discusses what we mean when we talk about Our Lady as CoRedemptrix in our salvation. The possibility of Cardinal Raymond Burke being the next pope of the Novus Ordo and what that entails is also looked at. This program was recorded 21 July 2017.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The Conversion of Russia and Our Lady's Immaculate Heart

Father Jenkins expands on topics covered in previous programs, elaborating on the Third Secret, the sequence of events relating to the requested consecration of Russia from 1917 to today, the struggle between marxism and the Catholic Church and more. Father also reviews more of the history of the eastern schismatic churches and their relations with Catholic Rome. This program was recorded 17 July 2017.

Friday, July 14, 2017

The Papacy & the Orthodox

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele answer a viewers question about the eastern schismatic/orthodox churches. Father gives a general review of the origin of the split between Rome and Constantinople, causes for the division, the Crusades and problems the eastern Christians have had due to their departure. This program was recorded 12 July 2017.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Retreat Questions Divine Mercy chaplet, Sister Lucia and more.

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele wrap up their look at questions from the ladies and mens retreats at St. Thomas Aquinas Summer Camp. Questions were about the Divine Mercy chaplet, Sister Lucia, Padre Pio and their part in the Novus Ordo and older children not receiving communion and more. This program was recorded 6 July 2017.

Retreat Questions The Saints and Our Lady

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele review some questions that were asked at the recent ladies and mens retreats at St. Thomas Aquinas Summer Camp. Questions included topics such as the fall of the angels, the Assumption, Our Lady's death and the Hail Mary. This program was recorded 4 July 2017.

Saturday, July 1, 2017


For the concluding conference of the 2017 Mens Retreat, Father William Jenkins gives a lengthy discussion of Fatima, what happened, what it means, the Third Secret and how it relates to various forces inside and outside the Catholic Church that seek to subvert her to the influences of the world. This is a lengthy review, but it is well worth the listen. There is audio from the conference only. This talk was recorded 1 July 2017.

Here are some links to good books online if you'd like to read more on this topic:

READ ONLINE (copy and pasted the url into your browser bar)
The Whole Truth About Fatima: Science and the Facts (Vol 1) -
The Whole Truth About Fatima: The Secret and the Church (Vol 2) -
The Whole Truth About Fatima: The Third Secret (Vol 3) -
The Whole Truth About Fatima: John Paul I, The Pope of the Secret (Vol 4) -

READ EPUBs of volumes 1 to 3
The Whole Truth About Fatima: Science and the Facts (Vol 1) -
The Whole Truth About Fatima: The Secret and the Church (Vol 2) -
The Whole Truth About Fatima: The Third Secret (Vol 3) -

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Difficulties Growing in Sanctity & the Jesuit Superior

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele answer questions about difficulties experienced while trying to progress spiritually including mental and physical distractions while praying. A look at the new superior general of the Society of Jesus, his philosophical outlook and similarity to Francis concludes the show. This program was recorded 26 June 2017.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Sunday Sermon Sunday within the Octave of Corpus Christi

Sorry, no video, just the old thumbnail with audio.

Friday, June 16, 2017

The SSPV and the Education of Children

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele discuss educating children, Catholic schools versus homeschooling, the Daughters of Mary and SSPV chapel schools. Father also talks about plans for what he'd like to see in a homeschooling program based at Immaculate Conception Church. This program was recorded 14 June 2017.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Saturday, June 10, 2017

"Mad Sedes" and Judaizers

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele talk about some Facebook comments made by SSPX supporters, spreading false information about the SSPV priests and chapels. They then discuss the resurgent phenomenon of people believing we must first convert to Judaism before we can become Catholic and be baptized. This program was recorded 8 June 2017.

Missals and Dialog Masses

Tom Naegele asks Father Jenkins questions from viewers about the 1962 missal with the John XXIII changes, dialog Masses from the 1950's, men and women singing in choir together and more. This program was recorded 7 June 2017.

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017

Sunday Sermon Within the Octave of the Ascension

This Sunday Sermon includes video of Father Jenkins at the pulpit.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Holy Day Sermon Ascension Thursday

Papal Infallibility: Popes past and present

In what was meant to be a look at viewer emails, Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele spent the hour discussing the papacy, infallibility, the conduct of various Popes before Vatican II and the ones since. Father looks at the practical policies of Pius IX, Leo XIII and later Popes, why their actions seemed to conflict with their oaths and purpose for being in office, and how this has all come to a head in the post-Conciliar church. This program was recorded 25 May 2016.

Monday, May 22, 2017

A Tribute to Motherhood

Father Jenkins takes a few minutes to give a brief talk about mothers and their role in the family. This program was recorded 18 May 2017.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Searching for the Truth

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins discuss several emails from viewers that have a similar theme, the writers have all taken various paths looking for the true faith, sometimes in various Catholic groups and sometimes outside the Church. Father offers advice for people looking for the true Catholic faith amongst all the various Novus Ordo and traditional groups out there and whether the indult societies are a viable option. This program was recorded 18 May 2017.

Is Francis evil? Traditionalists, rash judgment and Fatima

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele discuss viewer questions about the intentions of Francis, whether Traditional Catholics are being rash to judge Francis and the modern church, Fatima and more. This program was recorded 3 May 2017.

Sunday Sermon Fifth Sunday after Easter 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Modern Popes and doubt, "new traditions"

Father Jenkins takes viewer questions from Tom Naegele about the modern popes and having doubts about their legitimacy, the post-Conciliar mania for new everything (i.e., new mass, new sacraments, new canon law, etc) and more. This program was recorded 10 May 2017.

Friday, May 5, 2017

"Poverty is a Choice"

After publishing an entry into his personal blog, Tom Naegele received a large amount of negative feed back from readers. He and Father discuss its content.

 This program was recorded 3 May 2017.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Msgr. Lefebvre's orders and more on Dorothy Day

Among the topics discussed are Archbishop Lefebvre's being consecrated a bishop by Cardinal Lienart and the allegation that Lienart was a Freemason and a more detailed look at Dorothy Day. This program was recorded 27 April 2017.

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Dorothy Day, the John Birch Society and marriage

Father Jenkins answers questions about Dorothy Day and her socialism, membership in the John Birch Society and some points about marriage. This program was recorded 19 April 2017.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Does God Really Care ...What We Believe?

Father Jenkins reads from and comments on a pamphlet titled "Does God Really Care ...What We Believe?". This program was recorded 11 April 2017.

Raising Children & Keeping the Faith

Answering similar viewer questions, Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele talk about keeping the traditional Catholic faith and bringing up children to have the faith, the need to prioritize this over worldly concerns, making sacrifices to get to Mass and more. This program was recorded 11 April 2017.

Sunday, April 9, 2017

The Stations of the Cross According to St. Alphonsus Ligouri

As there was no sermon for Palm Sunday this year (due to Fathers flight schedule), we offer a recording of the Stations of the Cross according to the method of St. Alphonsus Ligouri for your benefit this Holy Week. We at What Catholics Believe hope you have a fruitful and beneficial Holy Triduum this year. God bless you all and thank you for listening.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Jehovah's Witnesses

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins discuss Jehovah's Witnesses, who they are, the version of the Bible they use and how to deal with them when they approach you. Also mentioned are their seeming sincerity and modesty and how this can be perceived in Mormon missionaries as well. This program was recorded 29 March 2017.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Francis and Communion with Anglicans

Father Jenkins makes a few brief comments about the relationship Francis has had, and continues to have, with members of the Anglican communion. He reminds us the sharing of religious services and even what purports to be communion with Anglicans is wrong and an attack on the True Catholic faith. This program was recorded 23 March 2017.

Invincible Ignorance, Traditional Priests, Consecration to Mary

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele discuss the problem of invincible ignorance and baptism of desire, other traditional priests and the SSPV and prayers for consecration to Mary. This program was recorded 22 March 2017.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Affirmations, Pius XII and Honorius I

Thomas Naegele and Father Jenkins respond to viewer questions about something called "affirmations", the papacy and reforms of Pius XII and the controversy of Honorius I. This program was recorded 17 March 2017.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

The Pledge of the Legion of Decency

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. I condemn all indecent and immoral motion pictures, and those which glorify crime or criminals. I promise to do all that I can to strengthen public opinion against the production of indecent and immoral films, and to unite with all who protest against them. I acknowledge my obligation to form a right conscience about pictures that are dangerous to my moral life. I pledge myself to remain away from them. I promise, further, to stay away altogether from places of amusement which show them as a matter of policy.

* On the Feast of the Immaculate Conception 1938, the U.S. bishops requested that the Pledge of the Legion of Decency be taken by the faithful.

** Needless to say, this pledge, dated from 1938, would apply as well to other forms of media that did not exist at that time, or are simply not mentioned here. This would include, among other things, magazines and the internet.

Entertainment and Morality

Father Jenkins answers a question about attending a movie with some immoral content, and then discusses the matter about entertainment generally. This program was recorded 10 March 2017.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Email: Birth Control, Higher Criticism, the Crucifix and more

Father Jenkins and Tom Naegele respond to more viewer email and feedback on earlier shows, discussing birth control, biblical "higher criticism", the crucifix and the so-called "resurrexifix" of Novus Ordo parishes, and more. This program was recorded 28 February 2017.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Email: Contraception, Circumcision and more SSPX

In this show responding to viewer questions, Father Jenkins talks about contraception, circumcision and adds some additional comments about the SSPX. This program was recorded 22 February 2017.

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Email: The SSPX

Father answers a viewers question about the SSPX and discusses at length their impending reconciliation with the modernists in the Vatican. This program was recorded 15 February 2017.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Saturday, February 11, 2017

More on Natural Family Planning

Father Jenkins makes a few remarks on NFP, elaborating on what was said in the previous email Q & A. This program was recorded 10 February 2017.

Sanctuary Cities

Father Jenkins makes a brief comment about the issue of sanctuary cities in light of the recent actions of the Cincinnati city counsel. This program was recorded 10 February 2017.

Email: Music & NFP

Tom and Father Jenkins discuss modern music and natural family planning, topics raised by viewer emails. This program was recorded 9 February 2017.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Roman Catholic Forum 2002 John Grant

Col. Grant talks about the Inquisition.

Roman Catholic Forum 2002 Dr. Charles Rice

Dr. Rice gives his talk, "Catholic Foundations of Good Government".

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Sunday Sermon Fifth Sunday after Epiphany 2017

The Thuc Concecrations

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins discuss at length the episcopal consecrations performed by the late Archbishop Pierre Martin Ngo Din Thuc. Father recounts investigations he and other priests have made into the circumstances surrounding the consecrations and whether traditional Catholics should avail themselves of clergy who derive orders from Thuc. This program was recorded 1 February 2017.

Monday, January 23, 2017


Thomas Naegele and Father Jenkins discuss the Church's teaching regarding marijuana and other drugs, whether they can be used licitly or not and has a proposition for viewers at the end of the show. This program was recorded 18 January 2017.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Viewer Email: Home-aloners, jurisdiction and annulments

Tom Naegele and Father Jenkins discuss some topics raised by viewer emails including staying home and not attending any Masses, a priests jurisdiction and the situation with annulments in the Church today. This program was recorded 12 January 2016.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

What Catholics Believe Forum 1993 Fr. Joseph Greenwell

Fr. Greenwell talks about the Council of Baltimore and the catechism.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Viewer Email January 2017

Father talks with Tom about subjects raised by your questions. The topics include family life, the proper intention to have before getting married and financial responsibility. This program was recorded 5 January 2017.

Friday, January 6, 2017