In this episode: - Fr. Chris talks about a spiritual experience he had trying the Keto diet for a month. - A reflection on the new "Disney Plus" streaming platform - Reflections on the funeral of Bishop Richard G. Lennon
In this episode: - The sense of disunity not just in the United States, but around the world is not only felt, but how are we to respond? - A spoiler-free review of Toy Story 4 - The End of what I like to call "Saint Week"
In this episode: - How an event, gathering people together, can inspire an entire year of ministry - A non-spoiler review of the movie "Shazam!" - A priest's perspective going to a Perpetual Profession of Vows (Final Vows) for the first time.
In this episode: - A significant, but strange Feast Day in the Church. - A spoiler-free movie review of "A Star is Born" - Infanticide in USA? Some politicians allowed their votes to show us their position.
In this episode: - With the new era of news reporting, a recent story helps to call to our attention the importance of getting the WHOLE story. - A spoiler-free review of the Aquaman movie - With all of the talk about human dignity as of late in culture circles - some states are making big strides to protect the youngest among us, while others are abandoning the most vulnerable.
In this special 100th episode of The Burning Strength Show: -Fr. Chris provides commentary on the current highly debated topic of "masculinity". Many have weighed in on this topic, this episode covers some of his thoughts on the topic.
In this episode: Its all about Christmas! - Spend time hearing the Christmas Gospels unpacked - A spoiler-free review of the movie "Christopher Robin" - Fr. Chris shares a story about a Christmas dilemma he faced.
In this episode: The beautiful celebration of Thanksgiving for a priest A surprise TV show to watch while doing office work The great Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe is this weekend! How should we celebrate the end of the Church Year?
In this special edition episode: The question "why do we pray for the dead?" is pondered and answered. Fr. Chris goes into details speaking about the differences between All Saints Day and All Souls Day.
In this episode: - We live in a commodity-driven world, but what happens when people are made into commodities? - A spoiler-free review of the movie "Rampage" starring Dwayne Johnson - What are some ways proven to protect ourselves from evil?
In this episode: - Catholicisms Pro-Life stance is not just in ideology, but also in practice - A spoiler-free review of "Solo: A Star Wars Story" - Saint Week! Fr. Chris explains why this part of the Sanctoral Cycle is his favorite
In this episode: - Stories about how Sacramental Grace looks in the lives of some individuals. - A spoiler-free movie review of Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom - Fr. Chris gives an update on his 2nd parish assignment as a priest.