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This is a podcast produced by the Archdiocese of Regina where we attempt to navigate this winding road of faith in Jesus Christ so that we might know him more intimately, love him more profoundly and together serve him more deeply in our daily lives.

This is a podcast produced by the Archdiocese of Regina where we attempt to navigate this winding road of faith in Jesus Christ so that we might know him more intimately, love him more profoundly and together serve him more deeply in our daily lives.
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Canada

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This is a podcast produced by the Archdiocese of Regina where we attempt to navigate this winding road of faith in Jesus Christ so that we might know him more intimately, love him more profoundly and together serve him more deeply in our daily lives.

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English

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306.352.1651


Episodes

TF105: Christology 101 Part 4 Incarnation Answers Every Question

9/18/2018
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If you've ever been in a classroom with younger kids talking about church stuff you figure out pretty quick that their answer to every question is going to be Jesus. Brett and Eric head back to school on this one where the Incarnation suddenly seems to be the answer to everything this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:40:32

TF104 - Christology Part 3 Patristics and Walking Through Heresies

9/11/2018
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Continuing our 4-part series on Jesus, Eric and Brett take a closer look at the Fathers of the Church and how a whole mess of heresies actually helped us all get to know Christ a little better. We're walking through heresies and hoping we don't get any on us this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:39:23

TF103: Christology 101 - Part 2 Resurrection Changes Everything

9/4/2018
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Wherein we discuss the fact that the resurrection of Jesus Christ is kind of a big deal. The difference between Confucius and Christ and why any of this should matter. Dying and rising, it's kind of how we do things this week, and every week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:35:51

TF102: Christology 101 - Part 1

8/28/2018
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Wherein we discuss the merits of lowering expectations, the gift of 80%, and Brett calls Eric a what!? Oh and Jesus, we're talking about Jesus in this part one of a new four-part series. So that's kind of a big deal this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:34:39

TF101: ANCOP WALK 2018 Interview with Gregg and Chelo Ravasco

8/21/2018
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Having guests in the studio is one of our favorite things and this week we have two! Gregg and Chelo Ravasco of our local Couples for Christ Apostolate stop by to talk with us about their annual ANCOP (ANswering the Cry Of the Poor) walk in Wascana Park. The Walk raises awareness about the educational and humanitarian work that ANCOP does globally and funds for their various projects. Find out how and why there's now a Saskatchewan Community in the Philippines and how you can become a part...

Duration:00:33:36

TF100: Our 100th Episode and a Brand New Boss!

8/14/2018
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They said it couldn't be done. They said we didn't have the stamina. They said we didn't have the attention spans. But here we are at episode 100! And to celebrate we've called in our brand new boss, Director of Pastoral Services Lisa Polk. We'll find out her thoughts on the Church, her relationship with Jesus Christ, how central evangelization and supporting parishes is to her mission --- and what superpower she'd like to have. It's a celebration this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:44:59

TF99: A Catholic Conscience - What is it and why do I need one? Part 2

8/7/2018
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Do I follow my head, my heart, or my conscience? Do I choose one, do I choose none? Do I have to choose at all? And what's this stuff about forming conscience? Is there a pottery class or something that can help? We've got the questions and maybe even some of the answers as we tackle the sticky question of conscience in this part 2 of 2 this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:25:09

TF98: A Catholic Conscience - What is it and why do I need one? Part 1

7/31/2018
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We may have images of do-gooder crickets and fun-sucking angels chastizing us from shoulder perches, but is that what we really mean when we talk about our conscience? Is it a battle of wills, a head vs heart "go with your gut" kind of thing? The Church seems to think it's pretty important but what is a conscience and why do we need one? The question of the ages in two parts starting this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:28:09

TF97:Creating A Culture Of Christian Hospitality

7/24/2018
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It's the exciting conclusion to our four-part "summer class" in Christian Hospitality! In these final two episodes, we dig in deeper taking a look at how our work and ministry culture behind the scenes can hamper or help in creating an abiding atmosphere of Christian hospitality in our parishes. Are you ready to take the hospitality challenge on this week's Thinking Faith?

Duration:00:42:21

TF96: Creating A Culture Of Christian Hospitality - Part 3

7/17/2018
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Our four-part "summer class" in Christian Hospitality continues. In these final two episodes, we dig in deeper taking a look at how our work and ministry culture behind the scenes can hamper or help in creating an abiding atmosphere of Christian hospitality in our parishes. It's survive or thrive time this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:44:40

TF95: Creating A Culture Of Christian Hospitality - Part 2

7/10/2018
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Continuing our four-part summer series on Creating a Culture of Christian Hospitality. In these excerpts from a workshop Deacon Eric Gurash delivered at Holy Trinity parish here in Regina, we'll look at hospitality through the lens of the Master of Christian Hospitality himself, St. Benedict and his foundational monastic Rule. We'll also discuss examples of hospitality from the secular world and what we might incorporate into our own parish practice. Be our guest this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:38:49

TF94:Creating A Culture Of Christian Hospitality - Part 1

7/3/2018
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We begin a four-part summer series on Creating a Culture of Christian Hospitality. In these excerpts from a workshop Deacon Eric Gurash delivered at Holy Trinity parish here in Regina, we'll look at hospitality through the lens of the Master of Christian Hospitality himself, St. Benedict and his foundational monastic Rule. We'll also discuss examples of hospitality from the secular world and what we might incorporate into our own parish practice. We're rolling out the red carpet and...

Duration:00:41:55

TF93: Faith and Reason In the Classroom Part 3

6/26/2018
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What do you do when you find a 'lost recording' in the middle of a very busy few weeks? Praise God, dust it off, and share it of course! Deacon Eric is still in recovery after all the ordination festivities and so we're giving both him and Dr. Brett a break while simultaneously treating you, faithful listener, to the final episode of our three-part "Faith and Reason in the Classroom" series. Enjoy this week's Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:25:53

TF92: Faith And Reason In The Classroom Part 2

6/19/2018
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Apparently, it takes awhile to get used to being a newly appointed Permanent Deacon. While we check the instruction manual and search the area for missing parts, Deacon Eric and Dr. Brett have dusted off a mysterious, unaired episode for your listening enjoyment. Here's part 2 of Faith and Reason in the Classroom on this week's Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:36:07

TF91: Faith and Reason in the Classroom Part 1

6/12/2018
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With deacon ordinations happening this week and a bunch of other stuff we don't need to bore you with, Eric and Brett went digging into their episode bag to dust off a series that's been lying around waiting to air. Over the next three weeks, they'll be looking at the great potential for clearing up serious faith and reason misconceptions by including some really cool discussions in the classroom. With any luck, we'll all learn some valuable lessons about life!

Duration:00:30:38

TF90: Deacon Ordinations

6/5/2018
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Wherein Brett is taken to task about his language, we discuss sandwiches and this little Deacon ordination thing happening June 15th and 29th. The Archdiocese of Regina makes history and Brett may be making you a sandwich this week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:44:51

TF89: Sensus Fidelium, Dissent, and how (NOT) to Change the Church - Part 2

5/29/2018
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In part two of our "How NOT to Change the Church" cast we talk Brett down, and look at how some of the most influential men and women managed to have significant impacts without creating division in the Body of Christ. We're feeling much better now. Honest. This week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:39:07

TF88: Sensus Fidelium, Dissent and how (NOT) to Change the Church - Part 1

5/22/2018
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Nothing makes our podcast more entertaining than when Brett is steamed about something. Listen as we unleash his inner Yosemite Sam on right ways and wrong ways to use the "Sensus Fidelium" to change the church this week on Thinking Faith! (PS: How steamed is he? We're gonna need two episodes for this one!)

Duration:00:37:14

TF87: Building the Kingdom of God

5/15/2018
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Wherein Eric reflects on the weird, unexpected and bold claims of Jesus Christ regarding the Kingdom of God and it's connection with our mission to proclaim the Good News to the ends of the earth. What is this Kingdom? Who or what reigns in our hearts? And whose job is this anyway? This week on Thinking Faith!

Duration:00:34:37

TF86: Growing In Faith, Growing In Christ with Guests Miles Meyers and Honni Lizee

5/8/2018
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We kick off Catholic Education Week with our favorite thing - STUDIO GUESTS! This week we found Miles Meyers, Coordinator of Catholic Education for the Regina Catholic School Board and Honni Lizee, a grade two teacher at École St. Angela Merici Catholic School lurking around the parking lot and decided to invite them in. We'll be talking about the new "Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ" religious education program currently being rolled out in our Catholic Schools, try to keep things down...

Duration:00:36:27