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Blindness – October 2018

The blind man replied to him, “Master, I want to see.” Jesus told him, “Go your way; your faith has saved you.” Immediately he received his sight and followed him on the way. Mark 10:51,52   My Sisters and Brothers in Christ: During the month of October, the Gospels we proclaim have been from St. … Continue reading "Blindness – October 2018"

St. Francis’ Feast Day Honored with Blessings and Science

Middle school students at St. Joseph Catholic School in Winter Haven kicked off their STREAM project with Father Rony Parakkal, S.D.V. blessing pets in honor of Saint Francis of Assisi’s feast day. Many different pets were blessed including dogs, a turtle owned by science teacher Mrs. Polkowski, a parrot, and a fish. After these pets … Continue reading "St. Francis’ Feast Day Honored with Blessings and Science"

#43: Licensed Renewed

Fr. Martin and Steve have finally return with a whole new hot topic on this episode!

#42: Ch ch ch Changes…

This week Fr. Martin and Steve channel their inner David Bowie as they talk about the difficulty in dealing with changes in our lives.

#41: A Minster for All Seasons

Fr. Martin and Steve break down the history of Westminster Abbey; from its beginning as a Benedictine monastery up to its present role within the Church of England. They also draw attention to a certain Cathedral nearby.

#40: Which Rite is Right

Fr. Martin and Steve are back to discuss the various rites that make up the larger church.

#39: Festival of Lights

Fr. Martin and Steve share the history and traditions of Hanukkah—also known as Festival of Lights with the lighting of the menorah.

#38: The Name is Luther, Martin Luther

As we commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant reformation, Steve and Fr. Martin take a closer look at the Martin Luther the man.

#37: Shssh, it’s a Secret

This week Fr. Martin and Steve provide the answer to a question no one is asking. What is the Roman Curia and what does it do?

#36: When the Saints Go Marching In

Fr. Martin is back and he’s brought some guests with him! This week Fr. and Steve welcome residents from Bishop Grady Villas who are conducting research for their own brand new podcast.