What do the Salve Regina and the Navy have in common?
In this episode we discuss the principles of the monastic visions of Saints Dominic and Francis. These two saints were committed to their strong spiritual devotions and constructed religious orders that flourished thereafter and remain great witnesses to the Faith today.
Be prepared to witness.
The liturgy is a rather complex celebration that involves many symbols and traditions. At times these symbols and traditions may seem superfluous, but in fact they serve an important role in the liturgy, that upon understanding them, they facilitate our own participation in the liturgy to bring us closer to the Lord.
Here’s a hint, it’s more than asking Jesus for more than $5.
Talk about transformation.
As Catholics we know by heart that prayer, fasting, and alms giving are capital observances of Lent, and being accustomed to associating these practices with Lent can cause these practices to escape us. But fear not! In this episode we consider anew prayer, fasting, and alms giving with practical advice to execute them in our Lenten journeys this year.
We typically know dust as a pesky allergen, but in this episode we find it has a deeper meaning.
A number of Old Testament prophets pave the way for Jesus’ coming in the New Testament, each playing a necessary role. The role of Moses however, has a heightened significance even among the prophets since Moses imitates the very role intended for Christ in the New Testament. In this episode we discuss Old Testament passages to further understand this eminence of Moses.
An impressive man with impressive acquaintances.