Most Recent Episodes
Reflections With Fr. Mike Schmitz: Rivals: The Reason is the Rival
There is a clear difference between a reason and an excuse. Excuses are not acceptable answers, but there are times when even “good reasons” fail to be “good enough.“
Word on Fire: Who was Hans Urs von Balthasar?
Today we share a sample lesson from Bishop Barron’s flagship course inside our new Word on Fire Institute. His 12-part course is on Hans Urs von Balthasar, and it explores Balthasar’s impact, his major works, and his key ideas. This first lesson covers Balthasar’s life and times. Enjoy!
Knowing the Scriptures Bible Study: Lesson 7 (John 9-10)
In this seventh lesson, Dr. Jan George, a retired university teacher of literature with a Master of Theology from the University of Dallas and founder of Sacred Heart Productions, discusses:
- The Cure of the Man Born Blind
- Christ Is the Door of the Sheepfold and the Shepherd of God’s Flock
- Through the Eternal Son of God We Become Sons of the Eternal God
To find a study guide for each part of the program and to learn more visit: sacredheartproductions.org/
Reflections With Fr. Mike Schmitz: Rivals: All or Nothing
There are only two kinds of relationships that get to a point where it is “all…or nothing“: Romantic relationships and our relationship with Jesus. If we say “all“, that carries with it some consequences. Namely, all of our heart must belong to the other.
Word on Fire: Battling Addiction
In a way we are all addicts, because we are all sinners. In this episode of The Word on Fire Show, Bishop Barron explains the spiritual dimensions of addiction and how finding your center in God is not only the first step to recovery but also the walking path of lifelong freedom. The listener questions asks whether it’s more fun to be bad than good.