April 30, 2021
The Holy Spirit Chaplet is introduced and prayed in full in only 10 minutes.
April 28, 2021
Tommy Dome shares from the book Fill These Hearts by Christopher West, available on Amazon.
February 26, 2021
In the Old Testament and New Testament, God the Father and Jesus give very specific instructions for things. What's the big deal? What can we learn from this?
November 20, 2020
There are many ways in....but try this one.
November 10, 2020
"Alexa, play the St. Basil Catholic Church Brecksville Podcast." The St. Basil Catholic Church Brecksville Podcast is now available on any Alexa-enabled devices. EEAASSYY
October 30, 2020
Two perspectives on how we view the stuff of life.
October 21, 2020
3 possible answers offered.....
October 8, 2020
Parish Staff Member Tommy Dome shares 2 of his favorite religious poems.
February 21, 2020
Do faith and science contradict? Can a scientist still be a believer? Can Metal Detector Guy save the day at the beach? Tune in to hear about great Catholic scientists from last millennium, last century, and last year.
February 13, 2020
If God created everything, who created God? To shine a light on the answer, consider your local railroad.
January 20, 2020
Uh oh. Disagreement between Church leaders! 3 John is a very short (15 verses) letter from the New Testament.
January 14, 2020
2 John is incredibly short (13 verses) and reminds us that love = following Jesus' commandments. Also included are two recommendations to read the whole Bible in a year.
January 9, 2020
Light vs. darkness. Lies vs. truth. The World vs. the Father. Lawlessness vs. righteousness. Hatred vs. love. Words vs. deeds. Mortal sin vs. venial sin. 1 John has it all and is a beautiful letter that encourages and challenges.
December 13, 2019
The depth of our God's compassion - ability to suffer with - is revealed through a look at the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary and the Stations of the Cross. And some bonus thoughts on "Why would a good God allow evil?"
November 15, 2019
A reflection on where wax paper, notebook paper, paper towels, and YOU fall on the absorbency spectrum.
November 8, 2019
Parking Lot Rage is real! Director of Evangelization Tommy Dome shares spiritual lessons after reflecting on a peculiar parking lot incident that happened to him.
September 26, 2019
There are different causes for feeling distant from God - some of them good and some of them bad.
September 20, 2019
BEWARE FALSE TEACHERS. That's a main lesson of the Biblical book of 2 Peter, among a few others. After 2 mins of background facts, the New Testament Letter of 2 Peter is read in full in just 10 mins.
September 16, 2019
Tommy Dome shares the story of when a heavenly voice urged him to make a very specific change in his life.
September 13, 2019
Practical advice and encouragement for undergoing suffering and persecution. After a minute of background facts about this book of the Bible, the New Testament Letter of 1 Peter is read in full.
August 30, 2019
After a minute of background facts about this book of the Bible, the New Testament Letter of James is read in full. Timeless wisdom and practical advice calls us out to live as better Christians.
August 2, 2019
Why does the Church have "so many rules"? Can't I just follow my conscience, or the one Golden Rule? We dig behind the question and address what's really going on.
July 20, 2019
Why should I bother being religious if unbelievers can be decent, honest people too?
The 5min video mentioned in this episode on the Moral Argument for God's existence can be viewed at http://bit.ly/MoralArgument
C.S. Lewis' short essay Man or Rabbit? mentioned in this episode can be read here.
July 11, 2019
Some of the Gospels differ in minor details. Does this mean they are invalidated? Can we rely on the Bible at all?
June 27, 2019
A small adjustment of direction can change the whole trajectory of a life. Tommy Dome spoke at the Gifts of the Spirit Women's Ministry, sharing stories of a few inflection points in his life that revealed more of who God is and who he is.
June 14, 2019
Every Sunday at Mass we say that Jesus descended into Hell. Sounds strange or wrong, doesn't it? Why would Jesus go to hell? The knots get untwisted using Scripture and the CCC in just 7 minutes.
June 4, 2019
Why do Catholics call their priests "Father", especially when Jesus Himself says in Matthew 23:9, "Call no one on earth your father..."?
May 21, 2019
"Remind Me Again..." is a new series briefly covering common topics and questions that you have asked yourself at some point. Share this episode so more people hear the answer. "Why confess my sins to a priest? Can't I just go straight to God?"
March 26, 2019
Our word Mass comes from the Latin word missa, which is at the root of the dismissal that gives us our mission. The final blessing gives us that last dose of supernatural grace we need to fulfill our mission to bring souls to Jesus' Sacred Heart.
March 20, 2019
Why do we sit, why do we stand, and why do we fold our hands?