What is Truth Catholic Podcast
What is Truth Catholic Podcast - Episode 24

In episode 24, we will first discuss our “Saint of the Week” St.Jerome Emiliani, who went from being a military commander to being an occupant in a dungeon.  We will hear a homily for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time about Jesus casting out an evil spirit.   In the segment “Catholics in the News”, we will learn about Fr. Paul Wattson who was instrumental in the Week for Christian Unity that ended on January 25th.   In our segment, “Truth in the Media”, we will learn about a new book that will help us revisit the most controversial encyclical of the 20th century.  In the segment, “I Don’t Get It”, I will try to understand why people would protest a church for how it handled a funeral.  Finally, during our Truth Topic of the Week, we will look at a young woman and her decision regarding her pregnancy that is counter cultural to what the world teaches.  All of this plus music from Jon Bauer who asks us to “Awaken.” This and more on Episode 24 of What is Truth.

 

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What is Truth Catholic Podcast - Episode 23

In today’s episode, we will first discuss our “Saint of the Week” St. Joseph Vaz, who the Holy Father recently canonized during his trip to Sri Lanka. We will hear a homily for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time about Jesus calling the disciples to follow him.   In the segment “Catholics in the News”, we will look at Pope Francis’ comment about freedom of expression as it relates to faith.  In our segment, “Truth in the Media”, we will learn about a new book that will help us pray for life.  In the segment, “I Don’t Get It”, I will try to understand how two people in Ohio decided to use a Bible. Finally, during our Truth Topic of the Week, we will look at the Supreme Court’s decision to consider making same sex marriage legal in the United States and our Holy Father’s recent comments regarding marriage.  All of this plus music from After the Chase who sings “We Wait.” This and more on Episode 23 of What is Truth.

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What is Truth Catholic Podcast - Episode 22

In today’s episode, we will first discuss our “Saint of the Week”, St. Anthony of Egypt, who heard the call of Jesus and responded. We will hear a homily for the Second Sunday of Ordinary Time about the call to follow Jesus.   In the segment “Catholics in the News”, we will learn about a Vermont priest’s effort to assist Christians in the Middle East.  In “Truth in the Media”, we will hear about a new book highlighting the virtues of seven saints.  In the segment, “I Don’t Get It”, I will try to wrap my head around the fate of a baby in Florida.  Finally, during our Truth Topic of the Week, we  will hear about the most recent data regarding the birth rate in the United States.  All of this plus music from Elisha’s Request who sings “This Day Leads.” This and more on Episode 22 of What is Truth.

 

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What is Truth Catholic Podcast - Episode 21

In episode 21, we will first discuss our “Saint of the Week” St. Paul the Hermit, the first known hermit. We will hear a homily for the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord about the Baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist.   In the segment “Catholics in the News” we will hear of a priest in Mexico who was found dead on Christmas day.   In “Truth in the Media”, we will learn about a book by a 91 year philosopher who challenges us to live the Truth.  In the segment, “I Don’t Get It”, I will try to make make sense of a Catholic Canadian politician and his view of Catholic education.  Finally, during our Truth Topic of the Week, we  learn the two words that aid in having a happy marriage.  All of this plus music from 3 in the Same who sings “Forever You Are.” This and more on Episode 21 of What is Truth.

 

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What is Truth Catholic Podcast - Episode 20

In today’s episode, we will first learn about our “Saint of the Week” St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first native born American to be made a Saint. We will hear a homily for the Feast of the Epiphany about the visitation of the three men who followed the star wherever it led.   In the segment “Catholics in the News” we will learn about a priest in Honduras whose life is in on the line.   In the segment, “I Don’t Get It”, I will try to understand why a woman would abort a child for a minor birth defect.  In “Truth in the Media”, we will learn about a book that focuses on sacrificial love, and what marriage is really about.  Finally, during our Truth Topic of the Week, we will discuss Pope Francis’ role in the lessening of tensions between Cuba and the United States and how some in the world responded to his efforts.  All of this plus music from Admiral Twin who sings “We Three Kings.” This and more on Episode 20 of What is Truth.

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