Episodes

How Did Jesus Die? The Science Of The Crucifixion

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys explore the science and forensics of The Crucifixion and what Our Lord physically experienced during His Passion and Death.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What did Jesus actually die from?
• A medical analysis of death from crucifixion
• Were the nails placed in the palms or wrist?
• Archaeological finds of other Roman crucifixions
• Why did blood and water flow from Jesus’ side?
• How many wounds did Jesus have?
• and much more


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5 Things Protestants Get Wrong About The Virgin Mary

In this episode of the Catholic Talk Show, the guys talk about things that Protestants misunderstand about Catholic devotion to Our Mother Mary.

In this episode, you will learn:
• Do Catholics worship Mary?
• Did Mary always stay a virgin?
• Is praying to Mary idolatry?
• Does Mary only appear to Catholics?
• How can Protestants begin to love Mary?
• and much more


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Managing Faith And Fear During The Coronavirus Quarantine

In this episode of the Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Fr. Michael Nixon to discuss how you can manage anxiety through prayer and the saints, and practical tips for participating in online streaming Mass.

In this episode, you will learn:
• Who are the patron saints of Anxiety?
• An ancient prayer that you can pray to calm you down
• An amazing Novena to Our Lady
• What should you do when attending Mass online?
• What is a “Spiritual Act of Communion”?
• and much more


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He Leadeth Me by Walter J. Ciszek S.J. – View Here
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The Catholic Church, Plagues, & The Coronavirus

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, we discuss the impact of the Coronavirus on Catholics and how the Catholic Church and saints have dealt with plagues throughout history.

In this episode, you will learn:
• Who are the patron saints against plagues?
• Who was Saint Corona?
• How have plagues shaped the history of the Church?
• What can Catholics do during quarantines and pandemics?
• Which Saint used science and faith to battle medieval plagues?
• How a Pope miraculously saved Rome from a plague
• and much more


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Saint Sebastian Interceding for the Plague by Josse Lieferinxe – View Here
“Poustinia: Encountering God in Silence” by Catherine Doherty – Learn More

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The Funniest Catholic Jokes & The Catholic Card Game

On this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Matt Martinusen to talk about Catholic joy and humor and learn how to play The Catholic Card Game

In this episode, you will learn:
• Why God WANTS you to laugh often
• What did saints say about laughing and jokes?
• How to play The Catholic Card Game
• 20 Great Catholic Dad Jokes
• A high-stakes laughing contest where the loser has to shave his beard…
• and much more


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Does The Catholic Church Still Teach Purgatory & Indulgences?

In this episode, the guys talk about the Biblical basis for Purgatory and Indulgences and what the Catholic Church actually teaches about them.

In this episode, you will learn:
• Is Purgatory in The Bible?
• What is Purgatory actually like?
• Does The Catholic Church sell indulgences?
• What do Indulgences do?
• Is Limbo still taught by the Church?
• and much more


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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Fat Tuesday, Ash Wednesday, & Lent

On this episode, the guys talk about Fat Tuesday, Ash Wednesday, and Catholic Lenten Traditions – plus the Catholic origin of McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish and the traditional 40 Day Beer Only Lenten Fast!

In this episode we’ll cover:

  • What foods do Catholics eat on Fat Tuesday?
  • Where do the ashes come from for Ash Wednesday?
  • What foods can’t Catholics eat during Lent?
  • The Catholic origins of the McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish
  • The traditional 40-day beer-only Lenten fast
  • And Much More!

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Who Are The Priests We Need To Save The Catholic Church?

In this episode of the Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by author Kevin Wells, to discuss the shocking murder of his uncle, Monsignor Thomas Wells, and how his example is one every Catholic priest should follow.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What led to the murder of Monsignor Wells?
• How is his example needed for the Church?
• How are priests under attack in today’s world?
• What do priests need to do to save the Church?
• How can our priests lead the fight against evil?
• and much more


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Is It Time For Vatican III?

In this episode of the Catholic Talk Show, the guys discuss the history of Catholic Councils, get into a spirited debate on the effects of Vatican II, and explore the issues that need to be settled in Vatican III.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What is an Ecumenical Council?
• Did Vatican II do more harm than good?
• What issues does the church need to address in Vatican III?
• What are some of the biggest threats to the Church?
• Where will the next council be held?
• and much more


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20 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Are Catholic

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Jacqueline Burkepile, editor of Church POP, to discuss superstar Catholic celebrities and the role of faith in Hollywood and media.


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7 Secrets Catholic Exorcists Want You To Know

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Charles Fraune, author of the book “Slaying Dragons”, to discuss exorcism, demons, blessed and cursed items, and other secrets that Exorcists want everyone to know.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What motivates demons to attack us?
• Identifying the stages of demonic attack
• What do demons reveal during an exorcism?
• What items should you have blessed in your home?
• What holy items should you get to protect yourself?
• and much more


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Why Are So Many People Sad & Depressed?

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by author Paul George to discuss why so many in our society are so deeply unhappy and how to find true happiness.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What is causing so many people to be unhappy?
• What effect does social media have on unhappiness?
• Does having religion make you happier?
• The 6 things saints say you must do to be happy
• and much more


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“Rethink Happiness” by Paul George: Learn More

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15 Things That Need To Stop Happening During Mass

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys talk about all the irritating, distracting, and bad practices and behaviors that need to stop happening during The Holy Mass.

In this episode, you will learn:
• The irritating things that too many Catholics do…
• Should you hold hands during the Our Father?
• The biggest Church design flaws
• What parts of the liturgy do priests need to do better?
• and much more


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7 Things Every Catholic Needs To See In Rome Before They Die

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys talk about amazing and obscure sites in Rome that every Catholic should visit in their lifetime and our upcoming pilgrimage to Poland and Rome.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What is under The Vatican?
• The Church in Rome with the embaled hearts of 22 Popes
• The location where St. Paul was martyred
• Where to see the sign that hung above Jesus on The Cross
• Where to see the head of St. John the Baptist
• The peaceful Abbey that makes amazing beer
• and much more


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The Miraculous Divine Mercy & The Visions of Saint Faustina

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys explore the history and miracles around the Divine Mercy image and Saint Faustina Kowalska. Jesus, I Trust In You!

In this episode, you will learn:
• What visions did Saint Faustina experience?
• Where is the original Divine Mercy image?
• Are The Divine Mercy & The Shroud of Turin related?
• Why was the Divine Mercy suppressed by the Vatican?
• What role did Pope St. John Paul II have?
• How to pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy
• and much more


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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Christmas & The Birth of Christ

In the annual Christmas episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys discuss things you didn’t know about the history and traditions around the birth of Jesus!

In this episode, you will learn:
• What year was Jesus actually born in?
• What was the real Star of Bethlehem
• Where is the relic of the Manger?
• Which saint created the first Nativity Scene
• When does Christmas actually end?
• and much more


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What The Catholic Church Teaches About Divorce & Annulments

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys discuss what the Catholic Church teaches on Divorce and Annulments.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What does the Bible actually say about Divorce
• Can a Catholic actually get a divorce?
• What is the difference between divorces & annulments?
• Can divorced Catholics receive Holy Communion?
• What reasons allows a person to get an annulment?
• What impact is divorce having on society and the Church?
• and much more


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7 Deadly Sins That Can Send You To Hell

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys discuss the origin of the list of the 7 deadly sins and the 7 virtues that are their spiritual antidote.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What are the 7 Deadly Sins?
• Why was the original list changed from 8 to 7?
• Which of the 7 Deadly sins is the most deadly?
• What are the 7 Virtues that counter the Deadly Sins?
• and much more


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The 7 Deadly Sins

  1. Pride
  2. Envy
  3. Anger (Wrath)
  4. Sloth (Acedia)
  5. Greed (Avarice)
  6. Gluttony
  7. Lust

The 7 Virtues

  1. Chastity
  2. Temperance
  3. Charity
  4. Diligence
  5. Patience
  6. Kindness
  7. Humility

 

Debunking Myths And Lies About The Inquisition

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Catholic historian and professor Steve Weidenkopf to tell the real truth about The Inquisition.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What was The Inquisition?
• How many actually people died in The Inquisition?
• What happened during an interrogation?
• Did the Church allow torture?
• Does the Inquisition still exist?
• and much more


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Where Is The Holy Grail?

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show the guys discuss the legends of The Holy Grail and where the real one is today.

In this episode, you will learn:
• What is the Holy Grail?
• What did the Holy Grail look like?
• Where did the Holy Grail go after the Last Supper?
• Does The Holy Grail still exist?
• How many grails are claimed to be the True Grail?
• Where is the Holy Grail today?
• and much more


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Who Will Be The Next Pope After Francis?

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys look at which Cardinals are most likely to be elected the next Pope after Francis.

In this episode, you will learn

  • What happens when a pope dies?
  • How is the Pope elected?
  • Leaked vote counts from the last two conclaves
  • Which Cardinals do oddsmakers give the best chance?
  • What name is the next pope most likely to choose?
  • What type of Pope does the Church need next?
  • What type of Pope should the Church avoid?
  • Do bookies really take bets on Papal odds?
  • and much more


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Myths About The Crusades That Too Many People Believe

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Historian Steve Weidenkopf to debunk myths and lies about The Crusades. Deus Vult!

In this episode, you will learn

  • Why every Catholic should be thankful for the Crusades
  • What was the true cause of the Crusades?
  • Were the Crusades unprovoked wars of aggression?
  • How Many Crusades were there?
  • The truth behind the sacks of Jerusalem and Constantinople
  • The unbelievable truth behind the “Children’s Crusade”?
  • Were the Crusaders murderous thugs or valiant knights?
  • Do The Crusades continue to be a cause of tension with Islam?
  • and much more!


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From Poland to Rome: 100 Years of Pope St. John Paul II Pilgrimage: Learn More

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Why Porn Is So Dangerous And How To Fight Back

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys are joined by Father Sean Kilcawley to discuss the dangers and impact of pornography and how you can find freedom from porn and shame.

In this episode, you will learn
• What does the Catholic Church teach about pornography?
• Is masturbation a Mortal Sin?
• Sobering statistics about pornography use
• Practical steps to quit using porn
• Ways to protect your children from a sex-obsessed culture
• and much more!


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The Catholic Origins of Halloween

In this episode of The Catholic Talk Show, the guys talk about the true Catholic origins of Halloween including Trick-or-Treating, Costumes, Jack-o-Lanterns, and more!

In this episode, you will learn
• The Catholic meaning of the name “Halloween”
• How Catholic Piety led to the tradition of Trick-or-Treating
• Why does Halloween fall on October 31st?
• How a tale about tricking the devil led to pumpkin carving
• How medieval processions led to Halloween costumes
• The medieval recipe that became the first Halloween candy
• and much more!


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