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Father Fessio in Five (by Ignatius Press)

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Five-minute Catholic wisdom—or in Latin, “disjecta membra”—from Ignatius Press’ founder, editor, and priest, Father Joseph Fessio, S.J., Ph.D., a student of Joseph Ratzinger and Henri de Lubac, a winemaker, a baker, and, at times, ”the most powerful man in the American Church.”

Location:

United States

Description:

Five-minute Catholic wisdom—or in Latin, “disjecta membra”—from Ignatius Press’ founder, editor, and priest, Father Joseph Fessio, S.J., Ph.D., a student of Joseph Ratzinger and Henri de Lubac, a winemaker, a baker, and, at times, ”the most powerful man in the American Church.”

Language:

English


Episodes
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58: At Meribah and Massah [The Best Part of Waking Up, pt. 2]

7/10/2024
Father, lead us not into complaining.

Duration:00:04:42

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57: The Best Part of Waking Up

7/8/2024
... is ringing out our joy to the God who saves us. In other words, the Invitatory.

Duration:00:04:38

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56: Peace and the Church

7/4/2024
"Peace be to you," Jesus says. But do we really know Christ's peace?

Duration:00:05:01

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55: The Art of Moving On

7/2/2024
Don't let sin stop you from praising Jesus. Saint Peter DENIED GOD and lived to preach about it.

Duration:00:02:55

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54: No Time to Pray?

6/21/2024
Too busy to pray? Then you've got your life backwards.

Duration:00:05:22

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53: Lead Us Not into Temptation

6/13/2024
Does God tempt us?

Duration:00:09:32

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52: You Have to March to Be Christian

5/30/2024
Galatians 5 tells us to walk—together, like soldiers.

Duration:00:04:34

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51: God Wants Co-writers

5/10/2024
Who wrote the Bible? God? People? The answer is yes. And it's better that way.

Duration:00:04:08

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50: Be a Joseph

4/24/2024
Authority is about giving.

Duration:00:03:39

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49: OUR Father—Not Just "My" Father

4/17/2024
"We," "us," is distinctly, uniquely Christian.

Duration:00:03:37

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48: Punishment and Mercy

4/8/2024
The Old Testament can seem brutal at times. Is God really love? King David gives us the key.

Duration:00:03:42

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47: Fear and Faith

3/27/2024
"Daughter, your faith has made you well."

Duration:00:05:44

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46: Can We Help Jesus to Rejoice? (Colossians Up Close, pt. 9)

3/11/2024
"In my flesh," St. Paul says, "I complete what is lacking in Christ's" . . . joy?

Duration:00:02:53

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45: Who Is Speaking in the Psalms—God, David, or Israel?

3/4/2024
The answer is YES. And that's how it is supposed to be.

Duration:00:04:49

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44: Roots, Roots, Roots (Colossians Up Close, pt. 8)

2/20/2024
Without roots, trees collapse, and plants blow around like tumbleweeds. Jesus wants our roots to be in him.

Duration:00:05:01

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43: We Are Far Closer Together Than We Know (Colossians Up Close, pt. 7)

2/12/2024
Our lives are more intertwined than we can ever realize on earth. Yet how much more is CHRIST'S life—and his suffering—linked to ours.

Duration:00:05:38

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42: Knowledge vs. Wisdom . . . and Where the Twain Meet (Colossians Up Close, pt. 6)

2/7/2024
According to Paul, you can't know anything, much less apply that knowledge, without Jesus.

Duration:00:03:42

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41: Do You Really Know What "Mystery" Means? (Colossians Up Close, pt. 5)

1/31/2024
Christ lives within us. We think we know it, but a thousand lifetimes are not enough to grasp it.

Duration:00:03:46

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40: Was Jesus Thirty-Three—or Much, Much, Much Older? (Colossians Up Close, pt.4)

1/24/2024
You'd have to be pretty old to be "the firstborn of all creation."

Duration:00:04:00

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39: Saint Paul's Letter to ... Um... Who?

1/22/2024
TITUS! Brush up on your Titus. It matters much more than you think.

Duration:00:03:50