079: Clearing Up Confusion About Real Love

<Scroll to bottom for podcast.> There’s a lot of confusion about love these days. That needs to change. On this episode of the Art of Catholic, we’ll peel back some of the deeper layers of love. In fact, we’ll get to the heart of Christian love. My guest wears spectacles and dark socks with his […]

076: Psalm Basics for Catholics

<Scroll to bottom for podcast.> It’s the book quoted by God the Father. It’s the book quoted by Christ on the Cross. It’s the one book we read at almost every Mass. It’s the Psalms. While many view the Psalms as merely a collection of beautiful poetry (which it is), there’s a whole more going […]

061: Music Wars with Mike Aquilina

It sounds like a wild exaggeration. But according to best-selling author Mike Aquilina (a generally trustworthy source), it was music that saved the ancient world from its descent into despair. My first thought was “Seriously?” Yep. He’s not kidding.  It’s all in his book “How the Choir Converted the Word: Through Hymns, With Hymns, And […]

013: The Question of Hell with Dr. Michael Healy

“Oh my Jesus, forgive us our sins, save us from the fires of hell, lead all souls to heaven, especially those in most need of thy mercy. Amen” We say that “Fatima prayer” at the end of every decade in the rosary. But what exactly are we begging deliverance from? This is probably the deepest podcast […]