November 17th, 2023 | 29 mins 26 secs
10 commandments, 8th commandment, adulation, article 8, article eight, boasting, bragging, calumny, charity, commandments, complaisance, detraction, eighth commandment, false witness, flattery, gossip, honor, how we live, humility, irony, judgment, justice, liar, lie, lies, life in christ, love of neighbor, lying, offense, part 3, part three, perjury, rash judgment, reparation, reputation, st. ignatius of loyola, ten commandments, trust, truth, truthful, truthfulness, violation, you shall not bear false witness against your neighbor
What does it mean to live out the truth? This theme carries over as we continue our evaluation of the eighth commandment. We learn the Catechism’s teachings on ways we violate truth, degrees of gravity based on circumstances, and the duty of reparation. Fr. Mike discusses each offense and offers resonating examples to reflect on. Today’s readings are Catechism paragraphs 2475-2487.
March 10th, 2023 | 18 mins 2 secs
ascension, bible, catechism, catechism in a year, catechism of the catholic church, catholic, catholic church, catholic doctrine, catholic faith, catholic teachings, catholicism, destiny, divine, eve, father mike, father mike schmitz, fiat, foundations of faith, fr mike, fr mike schmitz, heaven, human, jesus, mary, mother, new covenant, predestination, prefigures, revelation, salvation, scripture, tradition, trust, will, women
In this episode, Father Mike helps us to understand Mary’s role in the history of salvation. Through her belief and obedience, Mary becomes the Mother of God, and she cooperates in the redemption of the entire world.
February 14th, 2023 | 13 mins 45 secs
ascension, bible, catechism, catechism in a year, catechism of the catholic church, catholic, catholic church, catholic doctrine, catholic faith, catholic teachings, catholicism, creation, creator, evil, father mike, father mike schmitz, foundations of faith, fr mike, fr mike schmitz, jesus, sacrifice, scripture, suffering, surrender, tradition, transform, trust, universe
In this “In Brief” section of the Catechism, we review that only God has the power to create, that is, to call into existence something from nothing.