Fr. Walt returns to speak to Gifts of the Spirit Women's Ministry about adjustments in life.
"Shall we call down fire upon them?!?" vs. "Let's keep walking."
Father's Day & Corpus Christi 2022. Cultural examples from TV over the years of wounded, small fathers who are not admired but only laughed at.
Fr. Joe Koopman, Moral Theologian, uses the Christian narrative to view current scapegoating loops and the way out of them.
Pentecost - the greatest gift is the gift of a Person
Preparing a place and giving us hope, rather than ditching a messy world.
God did not design us to be machines
Concrete examples in everyday life of picking up the Cross on the way to Glory
The Church is a Mother too, in all the fullness of motherhood - tender, merciful, encouraging, challenging, loving
Forgiveness different than reconciliation
Can't I just follow my conscience, or the one Golden Rule? We dig behind the question and address what's really going on.
You are no fool for wanting it all. Easter Sunday 2022.
The wonder isn't in the suffering and evil, but in the response to it.
Why would the Lord of the Universe become unimpressive?
We look at what we value, and this week God directs our gaze to what He values.
After the condemnation dissipates, her true identity emerges once again.
Sacraments are Jesus reaching us with His saving physical touch.
Fr. Matt and Tommy hear the story of Corwin Miller, who is part of the RCIA group becoming Catholic this Easter.
How do repentance and mercy go together?
Fr. Ryan shares the fruits of a 7-day silent retreat and reminds us of the Church's annual retreat - Lent.
Links mentioned in this podcast:
Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine in Euclid, OH
Poor Clare Nuns in Cleveland, OH
Erin shares her insights from reading Catholic Answers' short booklet "Bible Difficulties".
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.
Why do I need anything more than science?
Some of the Gospels differ in minor details. Does this mean they are invalidated? Can we rely on the Bible at all?
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.
Why do Catholics call their priests "Father", especially when Jesus Himself says in Matthew 23:9, "Call no one on earth your father..."?
Dr. Matt Jordan, Ph.D in Philosophy provides several answers to perhaps the greatest question of all time.
"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.
Fr. Ryan takes questions after presenting the Joyful, Sorrowful, and Glorious Mysteries of our parish life in the past 2 years.
262. Fr. Ryan Homily - In the Sacred Books The Father who is in Heaven meets his children with great love and speaks to them
What the Scriptures really are.
Dr. Matt Jordan, Ph.D guides us through 4 philosophical reasons to believe there is a God.
What's faith's job? Science's job? What about Creation vs. Evolution and Miracles and Galileo?
Receiving and pouring, receiving and pouring...
Why is Jesus standing in line for Baptism like everyone else?
The 3 Wise men weren't just nice guys bringing gifts to a baby.
Christmas homily - The highest beauty entering the lowest of places.
Fr. Ryan Christmas Homily 2021
This Advent lean into Silence, working on Sin, and Service.
Tommy recounts in rapid fashion 16 miracles!
Are our hearts prepared to receive the greatest gift?
A faithful father shares his harrowing story of darkness and miraculous light.