Heart of Hope: Suffering and the Cross of Christ – This extraordinarily popular series explores the work of suffering in the Christian life and how God can use it to transform the heart of the individual and the world.
Heart of Hope Part 1 – The role of the Cross in the Christian life, suffering, prayer and and how it conquers evil
Heart of Hope Part 2 – The agony of emotional suffering and opportunities for deeper union with Jesus; the reason for pastoral ministry
Heart of Hope Part 3 – What is Redemptive Suffering…using love and the energy of love to redirect pain as an intercessory prayer for another…how it makes sense and is no longer meaningless
Podcast (deacon-james-keating): Play in new window | Download (25.7MB) | Embed Heart of Hope Part 4 – The healing hand of Christ, seeing the will of God, and how we suffer love. The tale of the two criminals on the cross next to Christ on Gologotha. Deacon James Keating, PhD, the director of Theological Formation for the [...]
Heart of Hope Part 5 – The purpose of life, the suffering of humanity and how it relates to the grace of God. Emotional Suffering, Purgation, Christ’s sacrifice on the Cross, and Redemption.
Podcast (deacon-james-keating): Play in new window | Download (25.8MB) | Embed Heart of Hope Part 6 – Is there a light at the end of the tunnel? Am I being punished? Why do the innocent and faithful suffer? Behold the wood of the cross. The core of redemptive suffering. Deacon James Keating, PhD, the director of [...]
Deacon James Keating, PhD, the director of Theological Formation for the Institute for Priestly Formation, located at Creighton University,