Joe Heschmeyer (www.shamelesspopery.com) joins to talk about the role of the Wilderness/Desert/Desolation in the Spiritual life of a disciple.
Win a copy of "When Christ Suffered: A Doctor's Journey Through the Passion" by Thomas W. McGovern, MD by sharing a recent story on our Facebook or Twitter of how God subverted your expectations and what it taught you about God and about yourself.
Patrons get an extra 22 minutes of conversation. Learn more and listen at https://www.patreon.com/posts/48086870.
Karianna Frey (kariannafrey.com), author of Serviam Non Serviam: A Daily Examination of Conscience Journal, joins us to talk about the hard work of discerning our hidden faults.
Patron's get nearly 20 minutes of extra conversation about Kids, Confession, and Cultural Expression. Learn more and listen at https://www.patreon.com/posts/karianna-frey-47794479
The OSV Innovation Challenge is back! I talk with Dr. Matt Smith, the Director of Strategic Alliances at the OSV Institute for Catholic Innovation about the place of Innovation in the life of a missionary disciple, about Saints who are known for innovation, and the work OSV is doing to foster innovation today.
Patreon supporters get an extra segment. Learn more and listen at: https://www.patreon.com/posts/47207242.
Jennifer Fitz (www.jenniferfitz.com) joins us to talk about the importance of fostering positive discourse, and how to avoid misunderstandings as we seek to share the Gospel.
Patreon supporters get an extra segment! Learn more, and listen at https://www.patreon.com/posts/46871933
St. Paul told the people of Corinth that "The love of Christ impels us!" As we grow closer to Christ and experience His love, we grow in an unexpected and unquenchable desire to make him known. St. Paul Street Evangelization (streetevangelization.com) has proven non-confrontational methods to help you learn the process of evangelization.
Adam Janke, the COO of St. Paul Street Evangelization, shares stories and insights from his own experiences.
This week's extra segment is available to all listeners. Learn more about our Patreon community and listen to the rest of our conversation at https://www.patreon.com/posts/46290524
Reflecting on the events of national significance from this past week, Dcn. Charles Beard and I look at how the Baptism of the Lord - and our own baptisms - should impact our outlook and our actions to such unsettling moments in history.
Our Patreon supporters get an extra 17 minutes of conversation exploring the Church's stance toward partisanship, and our obligation as the Baptized to prophetically proclaim the Kingdom of God. Learn more and Listen at https://www.patreon.com/posts/46008488
Jeannie Ewing (www.jeannieewing.com) joins us to talk about Spiritual Discernment in times of waiting; whether that waiting is for a liturgical season, or a season of grief or uncertainty.
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Dr. Ryan J. (Bud) Marr, author of "Seeking God with Saint John Henry Newman" from Our Sunday Visitor, joins us to talk about seeking God during this season of Advent.
Our Patreon supporters get an extra segment. Learn more at https://www.patreon.com/posts/44704092.
Deacon Charles Beard, from St. Mary's in Tulsa and the Blessed Stanley Rother Catholic Worker, joins us to talk about the Solemnity of Our Lord, Jesus Christ, King of the Universe. We often imagine this Cosmic Kingship with the implication of his rule over the nations; today we explore the implications of his rule on a personal level.
Patreon supporters get 11 extra minutes of conversation. Learn more at https://www.patreon.com/posts/44153885
Fr. John P. Cush, the academic dean at the Pontifical North American College in Rome, joins us to talk about his new book The How-To Book of Catholic Theology available now on OSV.com.
Patreon Supporters get an extra 14 minutes of conversation. Learn more at https://www.patreon.com/posts/fr-john-p-cush-43897703
Mark Brumley, Preisdent of Ignatius Press (https://www.ignatius.com/), joins us to talk about the new Ignatius Press Journaling and Note-Taking Bible.
He shares his own experience with the benefits of journaling with Scripture.
In these last few days before the election, it is important to remember our citizenship and our fellow citizens. Of course, I'm speaking of our Heavenly citizenship and the witness of the Saints.
Sr. Danielle Victoria, FSP of The Daughters of St. Paul illustrated this beautiful new book highlighting 365 Saints (many of them newer or lesser-known). The Pauline sisters have worked on this volume for 10 years, and their care and expertise shine through every page.
"All You Holy Men and Women of God: Pray for us."
Anna and Shannon from Eden Invitation join us to talk about Eden Invitation, which recently won the OSV Innovation Challenge. They share from their personal experience and talk about the importance of seeing and valuing the whole person.
Eden Invitation is a movement for young adult Catholics experiencing same-sex desires or gender discordance, seeking to follow Christ in His Church. Through in-person events and online community, Eden Invitation creates space to receive the whole person, grow systems of mutual support, and empower for creative discipleship.
Download a free extra segment at https://www.patreon.com/posts/eden-invitation-43108535
Tommy Tighe (www.twitter.com/theghissilent) joins us to talk about his new book #BlessedMother: How to Follow, Share, and Defend Mary in the World of Social Media (available on www.OSV.com). We talk a bit about how the weirdness of Catholicism can be an odd, but effective means of evangelization.
Our Patreon supporters get an extra 10 minutes of conversation about Tommy's Podcast, St. Dympnha's Playbook, which endeavors to destigmatize mental health issues, and give Catholics tools and support to face difficulties. Learn more at https://www.patreon.com/posts/42856971.