Exploring the Foundations and Implications of Faith

April 29, 2017

#129: Chuck Neff — Spiritual Direction, Marriage Enrichment


Chuck Neff, Host of The Inner Life on Relevant Radio, discusses Spiritual Direction, and Personal & Marital Growth. 

Our reading from Church History is from the Dialogue on Divine Providence by St. Catherine of Siena.

April 22, 2017

#128: Jeremy Priest — The Octave and Feast of Easter


Jeremy Priest, the Director of Family Life and Pro-Life Activities for the Diocese of Tulsa, discusses the origin and practice of the Octave of Easter.

We hear a homily on the Octave of Easter by Saint Augustine.

April 15, 2017

#127: Dr. Douglas Beaumont — Holy Saturday Special - Conversion Story


A Holy Saturday special 
Christ died for your specific sins
Dr. Doug Beaumont discusses his conversion to the Catholic Church
An Ancient Homily from Holy Saturday

April 8, 2017

#126: Dr. David Franks — On Suffering


Dr. David Franks joins us and talks about how Christ suffered for us, and how our suffering can be a participation in his. 

A reading from Spe Salvi.

April 1, 2017

#125: Adam Conque — Scrupulosity, Laxity, and the Little Way in Between


We talk about Lauren K and our opportunity/responsibility to help those entering religious vocations, even as they will help us through their vocations later. 

Adam Conque of Christ our King Radio in Lafayette, LA talks about the Little Way in between the extremes of Scrupulosity and Laxity in our Lenten disciplines.

A reading from St. Francis de Sales introduction to the Devout Life.

March 25, 2017

#124: Fr. Michael Kerper — The Art of Answering a Question


Fr. Michael Kerper talks about the new Sophia Institute Press compilation of his long-standing column answering questions pertaining to the Faith. 

Buy the book "A Priest Answers 27 Questions You Never Thought You'd Ask."

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March 18, 2017

#123: Marcel LeJeune — Overcoming Habitual Sin


Author Marcel LeJeune talks about overcoming habitual sin. We talk about the addictive nature of pornography, how to help a loved one overcome the addiction, and how to protect your kids in an increasingly graphic world.

For Help:

Get ‘Cleansed’ available at store.pauline.org

Recovery Program -  www.reclaimsexualhealth.com

Recovery Program - integrityrestored.com

Web Filter and helpful e-books - http://www.covenanteyes.com/e-books/ 

March 11, 2017

#122: Dr. Joseph Capizzi — CUA’s Catholic Social Doctrine Certificate


Dr. Joseph Capizzi talks about the role of Catholic Social Doctrine in the average layperson's life, and discusses the new Catholic Social Doctrine online course from the Catholic University of America. 

To register, visit CSDCertificate.com.

March 4, 2017

#121: Mark Shea — Lenten Disciplines


Mark Shea, Catholic author and blogger, talks to us about his Lenten Disciplines, and explains what it means to 'Offer it Up.'

February 25, 2017

#120: Matt Swaim — Lenten Disciplines


The Venerable Matt Swaim, of the Coming Home Network International, talks to us about his Lenten Disciplines.