There are many opportunities in West Central Florida to enhance your faith through various media organizations that are operated by or in conjunction with the Catholic Church. We encourage you to read, listen and watch Catholic media frequently for inspiration and encouragement. The secular media often presents the world from a secular point of view. The Catholic media puts the focus on the one hope that does not disappoint: Jesus Christ and invites you to a more enriching and vibrant faith journey.
Spirit FM, 90.5 Tampa Bay’s Hit Christian Music Station
Spirit FM 90.5 is a radio ministry that is owned and operated by the Diocese of St. Petersburg Florida. Our programming includes contemporary Christian music, prayer, and conversation that inspires our community to center their lives on Jesus Christ and Gospel values. The Spirit FM studios are located near downtown Tampa on the parish grounds of Christ the King Catholic Church and transmit at 90.5 FM with a powerful 100,000-watt signal. To learn more, visit: http://www.myspiritfm.com/
To view/download a promotional tool kit for Spirit FM, click here.
Some of our diocesan priests have taken to podcasting and YouTubing to evangelize. Click here to learn more.
The Catholic Channel on SiriusXM
Local Catholic and radio personality Gus Lloyd is the host of “Seize the Day” which airs 7:30 am -10 am Monday-Friday on The Catholic Channel.
The Catholic Channel is a Catholic lifestyle radio station on Sirius XM Satellite Radio (Channel 129) and is operated by the Archdiocese of New York. For more information, visit http://www.siriusxm.com/thecatholicchannel.
Relevant Radio is a Catholic talk radio network that is faithful to the Magisterium and Catechism of the Catholic Church and is currently serving the Church with 168 stations across the U.S. Their mission is to bring Christ to the world through media. To learn more about this network, visit www.relevantradio.com.
In our area, the following stations broadcast Relevant Radio programming.
102. 1 FM Peace Be With You, St. Petersburg/Clearwater
90.1 St. Petersburg/Clearwater
760 AM Brandon
104.3 FM Tampa
1380 AM Tampa/St. Pete
To find other Relevant Radio stations, click here.
Catholic Sports Radio
This internet station helps listeners find the right balance and priority when it comes to their faith life versus their sports life. Interviews are done with guests who are Catholic in sports, including coaches and athletes, plus clergy, administrators and more from the pro, amateur and scholastic ranks. Local Catholic, Bruce Wawrzyniak, is the host and creator of Catholic Sports Radio. Click here to listen.