In today's episode Fr Dave explains the beauty & sacrifice of Holy Orders, Sam learns that he's wrong, again, and Marty cries over spilt beer. Thank the Lord for Fr Dave and the gift of Holy Orders!
What does it mean to enter marriage 'free', 'faithful', fruitful' and 'total'? And if you are married, or hoping to be, what is your mission through marriage? *May contain quotes from 'The Princess Bride'
The scientific observations surrounding Eucharistic miracles is an engrossing subject, especially when Fr Dave bumps into a young Italian doctor who has just finished translating into English a new book on Eucharistic miracles. A very special interview!
Ever wondered what the Eucharist actually is? Why is it so central to worship? In part IV of the sacraments series the Sons of Thunder unpack the extraordinary reality of Christ's flesh & blood in our midst; supernatural nourishment.
Do you remember your confirmation? Do you know what this sacrament of initiation is? And will Marty be successful in 'bringing back the slap'? Unlikely. Welcome to episode 20!
What is the sacrament of penance and how does it affect us? Take an examination of conscience in Part 2 of a 7 part series on the sacraments as the Sons of Thunder explore the need for, and the experience of, Reconciliation.
What is Baptism and why is it so significant? Immerse into Part 1 of a 7 part series on the sacraments as the Sons of Thunder explore the beauty, formula and history of Baptism.
Fr Robert Fox is a diocesan priest from Wyoming, USA, who had a massive impact on Sam during his walk for unity. Fr Fox, now battling significant health issues, reflects hilariously on their encounter, imparts the wisdom that assisted him on his amazing journey to the priesthood, and beautifully shares the faith and prayers that sustain him. This is a must listen.
Wojtek Solecki is a Polish orthopaedic surgeon who was the only person on the world walk for unity to say, "That section you're about to walk is too dangerous," and then take a day off work to guide me along a safer route. He was back five years later as the always-eating co-driver in Venezuela & Panama for 'The Road to Adolfo' documentary, and has an amazing story of dating a non-Catholic and the journey they undertook before marriage.
We think this is the most hilarious episode to date - an interview with Trish McCarthy, Spiritual Director and all round amazing woman! Beautifully edifying and informative as her passion for life and spiritual direction are occasionally spoken of in between random banter and the most off-topic stories possible. An interview with joy itself.