- HR#28 The Life of St. Benedict - The Reception of the "First Grace" – The Holy Rule of St. Benedict w/ Fr. Mauritius Wilde O.S.B
- Kris McGregorWe begin the reflection of the life of St. Benedict by using the biography penned by St. Gregory the Great. This episode looks at the pivotal discernment he made as a young man to pursue the religious life. The aspect of detachment from our earthly…Read More
- RC#7 – Reformation Inside and Out - The Resilient Church with Mike Aquilina
- SBN #3 Salvation Begins Now: Last Things First with Deacon James Keating - Purgatory part 2
- Kris McGregorEpisode 3 Salvation Begins Now: Last Things First - Deacon Keating continues reflecting on the reality of Purgatory. He discusses the teachings of the saints. What do our current sufferings on earth compare to purgatory? What does the sacrament o…Read More
- DC28 St. Hildegard pt 1 – The Doctors of the Church: The Charism of Wisdom w/ Dr. Matthew Bunson
- Kris McGregorAn excerpt from a teaching by Pope Benedict XVI on St. Hildegard: 1. A “light for her people and her time”: in these words Blessed John Paul II, my Venerable Predecessor, described Saint Hildegard of Bingen in 1979, on the occasion of the eight-hu…Read More
- St. Hildegard and "The Creation and The Fall" and the Battle of Prayer - The Mystery of Faith in the Wisdom of the Saints
- Kris McGregorDr. Lilles' teaches that prayer is a battle between the Truth and the lie, and how our understanding affects how we are going to live. We need to be aware that there is a liar who is trying to drag us down. We need to understand creation and fall, w…Read More
- IP#265 Patricia Ann Kasten - Making Sense of Saints on Inside the Pages
- Kris McGregor"Making Sense of Saints: Fascinating Facts about Relics, Patrons, Saint-Making and More" by author Patricia Ann Kasten is a Patricia-Ann-Kastendelightful book! Not only is the canonization process fully illuminated, but Patricia has filled the book…Read More
- DWG5 - “What am I to do?” The Discernment of God’s Will in Everyday Decisions w/Fr. Timothy Gallagher
- Kris McGregorThis episode offers a continuing look at the importance of the disposition of heart and the means which help us to be open to God's will. Then Fr. Gallagher begins the opening conversation on the vocation God may be calling us to.Read More
- CA-5 St. Thomas Aquinas - Is Sacred doctrine a matter that can be argued? - Christian Apologetics w/ Dr. R. R. Reno
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Bruce and I had the great blessing in 2005 of having a conversation with the late Cardinal Avery Dulles, one of the foremost American Catholic theologians of the post-Vatican II era about “A History of Apologetics”.
It seemed appropriate, especially during the Year of Faith, to listen once again to his words of wisdom about the importance of our individual Christian testimony over the winning of a “faith debate”. We also discuss the legacy of Bl. John Newman and Bl. John Paul II, and so much more. Cardinal Dulles died December, 27, 2008.
You can find the book here
From the description:“Written by one of American Catholicism’s leading theologians, A History of Apologetics also examines apologetics in the 20th and early 21st centuries including its decline among Catholics following Vatican II and its recent revival, as well as the contributions of contemporary Evangelical Protestant apologists. Dulles also considers the growing Catholic-Protestant convergence in apologetics. No student of apologetics and contemporary theology should be without this superb and masterful work”.