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#MikeAquilina joins me today to discuss the #churchfathers and the role that #friendship had in evangelizing. Mike is a leading expert on the Church Fathers and we go through many examples to show how important friendship was to the spread of the Gospel. We also discuss how we can use this method in our own time. Mike wrote a great book about this …
 
How did the #catholicchurch deal with the #arian crisis? I was recently on Hands On Apologetics hosted by #garymichuta to discuss this question. The show airs Monday Thru Friday at 1pm EST on Virgin Most Powerful Radio. Learn more about Gary's amazing work by going to www.handsonapologetics.com Check out www.virginmostpowerfulradio.org to learn mor…
 
What is #exodus90 and how does it assist men in growing in #faith. Exodus 90 is a 90-day Catholic #spiritualexercise for men that offers a challenging journey through the book of Exodus based on three pillars: prayer, asceticism, and fraternity. The men’s movement continues to expand — reaching more than 50,000 men of all generations and stages of …
 
I am once again honored to have Dr. #scotthahn back on the program. We are discussing the book he wrote with his coauthor Dr. Benjamin Wiker titled "The Decline And Fall Of Sacred Scripture: How The Bible Became A secular Book". In this interview we discuss the inspiration behind the book and many of the historical circumstances that have led to ma…
 
Catholic author, speaker Anne DeSantis joins me to discuss her new book "Love And Care For The Marginalized". It is a book that gives 40 reflections for #Catholics on how we can reach out those around us. In this interview we will not only discuss the book, but who the #marginalized are and how we can reach them with the good news of the Gospel of …
 
John 4:1-26 is a very important piece of #scripture where #Jesus gives an evangelistic outline and seeks one whom society has ostracized . Delving into the backgrounds and investigating the culture and ethnic groups is vital in understanding the interaction. It brings a whole new meaning and allows one to feel what the #Samaritanwoman is feeling an…
 
Have you ever had questions about #sacramentals and why #catholics use them? David Skuban of the #Catholic Canuck Podcast joins us for this live interview to discuss various types of sacramentals and what they are and are not. Check out David's great podcast at https://play.acast.com/s/the-catholic-canuck-podcast…
 
Dr. #JohnBergsma joins me today to discuss the #deadseascrolls and their influence on Early #christianity. What did the Qumran community the Messiah? Who was the Teacher of Righteousness? What was the significance of ritual bathing? What was so important about the way they prepared for meals and the position of the presider? He answers all this and…
 
Adam Bartlett of Source & Summit joins me to discuss what his organization is doing to elevate the #liturgy. We discuss music, antiphons, online resources for parishes, and how we can elevate the celebration of the #NovusOrdo to be fitting of the worship of Christ. To that effect they recently released a beautiful new #Missal that does just that an…
 
Father #FrankPavone of Priests for Life joins me for a very important conversation. We discuss how his ministry started and all the great things that Priests For Life does to fight for the sanctity of life. We also discuss what the laity can do to fight for the most innocent. Fr. Pavone also discusses what we can do to support those who have had an…
 
Author #KennethFrederickson joins me today to discuss his book "Killing Atheism: Powerful Evidence and Reasons to Believe in Jesus". We discuss some of the shortfalls that traditional apologetics has had in answering #atheism, Marian Apparitions, and so much more. It is a very interesting and informative conversation. Check out Ken's #book at https…
 
Apologist #KenLitchfield joins me for today's show to discuss some of the popular objections to the #Catholic faith. We discuss everything from eternal security, once saved always saved, if the church added books to the Bible and so much more. Most of these are objections I used as a Protestant that unfortunately took some from Catholicism. Ken ans…
 
#FaithHakesley joins me today to discuss her book "Glimmers of Grace: Moments of Peace And Healing Following Sexual Abuse". We discuss how grace impacted her life and how moments of #grace can come from the most unlikely of places. She has a powerful story and great words of inspiration and #encouragement for all who are hurting. Check out Faith's …
 
atholic author, speaker, and founder of Patchwork Heart Ministry Bill Snyder joins me today. His ministry recently released a new book titled "Heart Burning Within Us: Answers To Burning Questions From Catholic College Students". We will discuss his ministry, how this book took shape, and we will go over some of the questions documented in the book…
 
I have the honor of being joined by Bishop Joseph Strickland for today's program. We have a conversation about his book "Light and Leaven", but more importantly we discuss how the laity can help renew the church. In our conversation we discuss the importance of the #eucharist, how catechists can convey this vital truth, how #abortion is still a iss…
 
Catholic educator Robert LeBlanc joins me today to discuss the sacraments and how we can all live a sacramental life. Robert takes us on a journey through each of the seven sacraments to give us practical tips on how the #graces of the sacraments can help us in our everyday lives. This conversation will you a better understanding of the sacraments …
 
Evangelist, speaker, and radio show host Joe McClane joins me today to discuss St. Ignatius of Antioch. He discusses what Christians today can learn from this hero of the early church and how his teaching resonate today. There is so much and Joe goes over it all. #ignatiousofantioch #christianmartyrs #churchfathers Visit Joe's website: http://chirh…
 
Jeffery Stevens is a convert to the Catholic faith and an author. In this interview Jeffrey describes his childhood and the role that faith played, how he came to accept Jesus as savior, and how the rosary led him to discover the Catholic church. It is a heartwarming story and so inspiring. #catholicconversionstory #rosary #catholicconvert Jeffrey …
 
Matt Fradd joins me today to discuss what St. Thomas #Aquinas has to say about being #happy. Though he is a towering theological figure, the angelic doctor has a lot to say on the topic. Matt lets us know some of the wisdom from this great saint. #Mattfradd recently released a book through Emmaeus Road on the topic titled "How To Be Happy: St. Thom…
 
One of the great issues that divides #Protestants and #Catholics is salvation. Some say that salvation is guaranteed upon a profession of faith, and others say that it can be lost if one chooses to walk away. Renowned Catholic apologist Gary Michuta joins me to answer the crucial question: Is Salvation Guaranteed? We look at tons of scripture to an…
 
David L Gray joins me today to discuss Critical Race Theory (#crt). We discuss how the theory developed and how it has been applied. David also discusses how the theory looks at everything through the lens of race and does not look at other factors to determine causes. David also explains how CRT runs contrary to church teaching and cannot fit into…
 
Sam Rocha Ph.D. joins me today to discuss critical race theory (#crt). Sam gives a background of how the theory began and developed, what it looks at, what it teaches, and if it is consistent with Catholic social teaching. It is an interesting conversation even if you do not agree with the theory. Learn more about Sam on his website at www.samrocha…
 
On July 20, 2021 I had the opportunity to be a guest of Gary Michuta on his Hands on Apologetics radio program. The program airs Monday-Friday at 1pm EST on Virgin Most Powerful Radio. We discussed what the rapture is and if it is biblical. We go through the passages of scripture that rapture adherents use to show that the doctrine is not biblical.…
 
Dr. Scott Forrer joins me for today's program to discuss how the Holy Spirit works to heal. We discuss the power of the cross, how to die to your self, and how the Holy Spirit can heal memories through prayer. Dr. Forrer is a board certified Neurologist who calls upon his experience as a physician to show how healing prayer is effective. Check out …
 
Allan Smith joins me to discuss the enduring legacy of Bishop Fulton Sheen. Allan explains how his words and writings are still relevant today, and what he and his apostolate do to share Bishop Sheen's message with a new generation. Allan also gives us an update on the canonization cause for Fulton Sheen. About Allan Smith: He is the founder and di…
 
I was recently a guest on The Sewing Hope podcast which is produced by Patchwork Heart Ministry. During the interview Bill Snyder, the host, and I discuss my conversion to the faith, the importance of the Eucharist, and why we must go to confession more than we do. It was a lot of fun.By William Hemsworth
 
Apologist Erick Ybarra joins me for a very interesting program. On today's show Erick discusses the differences between Catholicism and Eastern Orthodoxy. He discusses key issues of disagreement between the papacy and the filioque. We even discuss the chances of unity within our lifetime. Erick also gives us a peak into an incredible project he is …
 
Juan Acosta joins me for today's program. He is the founder of the Catholic App called "Tabella" which is a great app with many great resources to help you grow in your faith. Juan has an amazing story and tells us about immigrating from Venezuela, leaving college to help support his family, and how his faith has helped him through life. Learn more…
 
This episode was taken from a live stream I did on my Youtube channel "William Hemsworth-The Bible Catholic". As a Protestant I set out to prove that the Catholic church was not true. I started with the Early church fathers, and right away I found out they supported Catholic doctrine. One such church father was St. Ignatius of Antioch. In this vide…
 
Dominic De Souza joins me for today's program to discuss the founding of Smart Catholics. Smart Catholics is a Catholic online community that provides resources such as webinars and conferences to help fellow Catholics grown in their faith. Dominic and I have a great discussion about faith and the goal of Smart Catholics. Learn more at www.smartcat…
 
Catholic Apologist and speaker Troy Guy joins me to discuss the source and summit of our faith, the holy Eucharist. We discuss what the Eucharist is, the Biblical basis for it, and the early church view on it. He also discusses how he came to the realization that the Catholic church teaching is true while a Baptist. It is a great reminder of what w…
 
Catholic author and speaker Marek Rudak joins me today to discuss leadership. We specifically discuss servant leadership and how it can help us at work, with our families, and at our parishes. He discusses three tips that can help us in our daily lives. He also explains how the ultimate model of servant leadership is Jesus. Learn more about Marek b…
 
Jacob Woods joins me today to discuss his journey into the Catholic church. He describes how he was once an atheist, became a youth pastor at a non-denominational church, and how he started taking steps to the catholic church. These steps include various debates and reading the early church fathers. Be sure to check out his Youtube channel titled "…
 
We have probably all have had encounters with Jehovah's Witnesses, or we know someone who is part of the sect. Who are they and how did this movement come about. Catholic apologist Gary Michuta joins me to discuss the origins of the Jehovah's Witnesses, what they teach about Jesus, and scripture. It is a fascinating conversation that will help you …
 
Author and Catholic speaker Kimberly Hahn joins me today to discuss her new book "Graced And Gifted: Biblical Wisdom For The Homemaker's Heart. In this interview Kimberly gives great tips on leaving room for God to move, the importance of the family dinner, creating an environment for love to flourish, and making mealtime a time of communion. These…
 
Author Lara Patangan joins me today. She is the author of the book titled "Simple Mercies: How The Works Of Mercy Bring Peace And Fulfillment". She endeavored to do all 14 of the works of mercy and describes how they change your life and strengthen your faith. Lara describes how we are all called to do works of mercy, and how they not only change u…
 
One of the objections against Catholicism is the sacrament of reconciliation, ,ore commonly known as confession. Is this something that the church made up, or was it something practiced from the beginning. In this video I go through 10 quotations from church fathers and early church documents from the first 500 years of Christianity showing sacrame…
 
Author, Radio Host, and Theologian David L. Gray joins me today to discuss Critical Race Theory. We discuss how it originated, how it perpetuates a culture of victimhood, and other issues that spring from it. It is an interesting conversation. My internet was not the best during our interview and I did my best to edit dead air. I have reached out t…
 
Dr. Kenneth Howell joins me today to discuss the Eucharist and the early church fathers. He recently wrote book titled "Mystery of the Altar" which provides a daily reflection about the eucharist based on the wisdom of the saints. Dr. Howell has done extensive work in translating the work of the church fathers particularly in regard to the Eucharis…
 
Brendan Lyons joins me today to discuss the prolife message and how we can convey that message to children. Brendan is the author of a children's book titled "I Can Hear Music". We discuss when a child in the womb begins to hear and even how they can remember. He also gives tips on how we can convey the sanctity of life not only to our children, bu…
 
Evangelization is something that Jesus tells us all to do. Today, Patrick Sullivan joins me to give us three tips to evangelize those around us. These tips are not only for our neighbor, but especially for our families. These tips will strengthen your resolve to share and live your faith in a way you never thought possible. About Patrick: Patrick S…
 
Transubstantiation is something that is often misunderstood by our Protestant friends. To be honest there are some Catholics who need a refresher as well. William Albrecht joins me today to discuss all things Transubstantiation. We discuss examples from scripture, the church fathers, and councils. He gives us a lot of great information to better un…
 
Were true Christians forced underground while the Catholic church grew to prominence? That is one of the concepts of the Trail of Blood theory, which is he story of Baptist secessionism. To discuss and debunk this, Catholic author and speaker Steve Ray joins me to discuss. Steve discusses how this theory came about, its key teachings, and how he ca…
 
Author and historian Mike Aquilina joins me today to discuss the Blessed Virgin Mary throughout history. He wrote a great book on the subject titled "History's Queen". We touch on some aspects such as what those in the Apostolic age thought about her, how she brought comfort through the plagues, and how she brought converts in our Lady of Guadalupe…
 
John Benko joins me for today's program. John is the founder of Deeper Truth Catholics, and he discusses the beginnings of the apostolate and how it has grown since 2009. In our discussion we also discuss the role of suffering, the crucifixion, and how all of us have gift that can benefit the church. Learn more about Deeper truth by visiting www.de…
 
Fr. Boniface Hicks joins me for today's program. We discuss his new book titled "Through The Heart Of St. Joseph". We discuss what makes his book different from other book about St. Joseph, How St. Joseph is a New Abraham, and the Joseph option. He discusses in great detail how St. Joseph leads us closer to Jesus. Learn more about Fr. Boniface by v…
 
Catholic author and speaker Kendra Von Esh joins me for today's program. We discuss how to make the Holy Spirit a part of our daily lives. How prayer can be a part of everything we do, and tips on how to do that. She gives us some great tips on how to take our relationship with God to the next level. Check out Kendra's website at www.kendravonesh.c…
 
Catholic author and apologist Ken Litchfield joins me for today's program. Did Jesus claim to be God? That is the question that we dive into. Ken discussed the resurrection, the prophecies that were fulfilled by Jesus, the language that Jesus uses in scripture, cultural context in which the words were spoken, and the connection of Jesus between the…
 
Today my guest comes from my home parish in Tucson, AZ. Kristin Van Tilborg is a wife, mother of five, and a lay ecclesial minister. She is a talented teacher and regularly leads engaging Bible studies at the parish. In our video she details he conversion from a Lutheran to Catholicism and the vital role that the communion of saints played. You don…
 
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