- BTP-LR7 The "Last Retreat" Day 7 pt. 1 - Beginning to Pray with Dr. Anthony Lilles
- Kris McGregorBeginning to Pray: "The Last Retreat - Day 7 pt 1 " - “That is the condition: we must be dead! ” From "Last Retreat Day 7 pt 1" found in The Complete Works vol 1: 17. “Coeli enarrant gloriam Dei.” 101 This is what the heavens are telling: the glo…Read More
- CTD#5 – "Leaving the Desert" - Crossing the Desert: Lent and Conversion with Deacon James Keating
- Kris McGregorCTD#5 – "Leaving the Desert" - Crossing the Desert: Lent and Conversion with Deacon James Keating "Celebrating the sacrament of reconciliation is, for many Catholics, a most daunting prospect. This sacrament has been the source of many jokes, co…Read More
- RN15 - St. Pope John XXIII - Mater et Magistra (Mother and Teacher) from "the healer" – Regnum Novum w/ Omar Gutierrez
- Kris McGregorEpisode 15- Regnum Novum: Bringing forth the New Evangelization through Catholic Social Teaching with Omar Gutierrez - Blessed John XXIII - Mater et Magistra Blessed Pope John XXIII, born Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli (25 November 1881 – 3 June 196…Read More
- BTP-LR6 The "Last Retreat" Day 6 - Beginning to Pray with Dr. Anthony Lilles
- Kris McGregorBeginning to Pray: "The Last Retreat - Day 6 " - “That is the condition: we must be dead! ” From "Last Retreat Day 6" found in The Complete Works vol 1: 16. What a going out from self that implies! What a death! Let us say with St. Paul, “Quotidi…Read More
- CTD#4 – "The Desert of Sin" - Crossing the Desert: Lent and Conversion with Deacon James Keating
- Kris McGregor"Any moral conversion, if it is to be real, must work its way into our minds and hearts. The conversion we undergo is one that transforms our entire person, and so our thought processes, habits, perceptions, and affections all become realigned to a…Read More
- RN14 - Pope Pius XI and Pope Pius XII - Catholic Social Doctrine proclaimed in turbulent times – Regnum Novum w/ Omar Gutierrez
- Kris McGregorEpisode 14- Regnum Novum: Bringing forth the New Evangelization through Catholic Social Teaching with Omar Gutierrez - Pope Pius XI and "QUADRAGESIMO ANNO" , Pope Pius XII and the Radio Addresses. Pope Pius XI (31 May 1857 – 10 Februar…Read More
- IP#160 Dr. Kevin Vost - Three Irish Saints on Inside the Pages
- Kris McGregorIt was a delight to talk once again to Dr. Kevin Vost. In his new book Three Irish Saints: A Guide to Finding Your Spiritual Style, he brings forward of 3 incredible saints who can help us bring about a greater awareness of ourselves, as well as bri…Read More
- St. Patrick, the apostle of Ireland... In Conversation with Dr. Philip Freeman
- Kris McGregorJoin Bruce and I as we discuss with Dr. Philip Freeman, PhD, author of "St. Patrick of Ireland", the life of this great saint. A reading from the Confession of St Patrick (Conf 34,36,37,38,39) "I give thanks to my God tirelessly who kept me fai…Read More
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Catholics believe that the bread and wine are more than just symbolic reminders. By the power of God working through the priest they are transformed into Christ’s Body and Blood.
Our Lord taught, “Unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood you do not have life within you.”1 The Jews scoffed at this and asked, “How can He give us his flesh to eat.” Even His disciples said this was a hard saying and many stopped following Him.
Now when genuine misunderstandings occurred, Jesus corrected His listeners. But Jesus meant what He said, and did not back down: “[M]y flesh is food indeed and my blood is drink indeed … He who eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day.”
For 2,000 years the Eucharist has been the heart of the Catholic Faith. In fact, the early Christians said, “without the Eucharist we cannot live,” preferring to risk their lives rather than miss Mass. Today He invites each one of us to receive His very flesh and blood.
1- All citations from John 6:50 – 58
- BKL#13 – Building a Kingdom of Love w/ Msgr. John Esseff – Those who suffer addictions and the Bread of Life
- BKL36 – Corpus Christi with Msgr. John Esseff
- Faith Check 21 – Non-Negotiable Political Issues for Catholics
- Faith Check 4 – Mary Our Mother
- BTP#10 Beginning to Pray w/ Dr. Anthony Lilles: Heaven In Faith Day 5 Prayer 2 by Bl. Elizabeth of the Trinity