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This Catholic Life is a show about Ordinary Catholics having a relaxed, informal, and genuinely searching conversation about current issues, the challenges and hardships of life and what light “This Catholic Life” brings to these things.

This Catholic Life is a show about Ordinary Catholics having a relaxed, informal, and genuinely searching conversation about current issues, the challenges and hardships of life and what light “This Catholic Life” brings to these things.
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Australia

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This Catholic Life is a show about Ordinary Catholics having a relaxed, informal, and genuinely searching conversation about current issues, the challenges and hardships of life and what light “This Catholic Life” brings to these things.

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English

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Episodes

It's Christmas - S1EP20

12/11/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes, Beth Wells, & Rian Galliott Guest: Bishop Richard Umbers #peterholmes #merrychristmas #faith Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor, TuneIn, Blubrry, Spreaker, Player.fm, Radio Public, Overcast Connect with us: Email: info@thiscatholiclife.com.au Facebook: @thiscatholiclifeau Twitter: @catholiclifeau Instagram: thiscatholiclifeau Discord: https://discord.gg/CCjtMTG

Duration:00:34:13

Laughter for the Soul - S01EP19

12/4/2019
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Show Notes: Host: Peter Holmes Co-Hosts: Renée Köhler-Ryan & Rian Galliott #peterholmes #laughter Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor, TuneIn, Blubrry, Spreaker, Player.fm, Radio Public, Overcast Connect with us: Email: info@thiscatholiclife.com.au Facebook: @thiscatholiclifeau Twitter: @catholiclifeau Instagram: thiscatholiclifeau Discord: https://discord.gg/CCjtMTG

Duration:00:53:48

Mental and Spiritual - S01EP18

11/27/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes Co-Host: Renée Köhler-Ryan & Rian Galliott #peterholmes #mentalhealth Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor, TuneIn, Blubrry, Spreaker, Player.fm, Radio Public, Overcast Connect with us: Email: info@thiscatholiclife.com.au Facebook: @thiscatholiclifeau Twitter: @catholiclifeau Instagram: thiscatholiclifeau Discord: https://discord.gg/CCjtMTG

Duration:00:49:10

Country vs City - S01EP17

11/20/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott Guests: Beth Wells & Cormac McCaughn #peterholmes, #countryvscity Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor, TuneIn, Blubrry, Spreaker, Player.fm, Radio Public, Overcast Connect with us: Email: info@thiscatholiclife.com.au Facebook: @thiscatholiclifeau Twitter: @catholiclifeau Instagram: thiscatholiclifeau Discord: https://discord.gg/CCjtMTG

Duration:01:06:38

Armchair Catholics - S01E16

11/13/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott Guest: Rich Budd #peterholmes, #armchaircatholic, #RichBudd Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor, TuneIn, Blubrry, Spreaker, Player.fm, Radio Public, Overcast Connect with us: Email: info@thiscatholiclife.com.au Facebook: @thiscatholiclifeau Twitter: @catholiclifeau Instagram: thiscatholiclifeau Discord: https://discord.gg/CCjtMTG

Duration:00:57:45

Zombie Jesus - S01EP15

11/6/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Köhler-Ryan Guest: Matthew Tan #peterholmes, #zombie, #brains, #walkingdead #matttan Links: Matt's Book: Redeeming Flesh: The Way of the Cross with Zombie Jesus (Cascade 2016) Matt's Blog: Awkward Asian Theologian A Halloween essay from Matt: Zombies and Liturgy published in Church Life Journal, “The Difference Between Consuming Flesh in the Market and in the Liturgy” Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify,...

Duration:00:50:52

The Accidental Teacher - S01 EP14

10/30/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Köhler-Ryan Guest: Andrew Mullins #peterholmes, #teaching, #education Links: Andy's Book "Parenting For Character": https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/10224910 Related articles: https://www.catholicweekly.com.au/dr-andrew-mullins-single-sex-education-excels/​ ​Andy's published articles: https://www.mercatornet.com/articles/multiple_author/Andrew_Mullins Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor,...

Duration:00:56:57

We've Got The Beat - S01 EP13

10/23/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott Guest: Tara Veness Links & References: Regarding Vatican II and music, Tara was correct (and Peter wrong). The Second Vatican Council does indeed address music in the mass. The document Sacrosanctum Concilium, (112-121) addresses music in public worship. http://www.vatican.va/archive/hist_councils/ii_vatican_council/documents/vat-ii_const_19631204_sacrosanctum-concilium_en.html It also refers to the document Musicam...

Duration:00:54:21

Finding Faith - S01 EP12

10/16/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott Guest: Sherry Weddell #peterholmes, #sherryweddell, #formingintentionaldisciples Links: The Sienna Institute website https://siena.org/ The Sydney site https://www.sydneycatholic.org/forming-parishes-of-intentional-disciples/ Sherry is the author of Forming Intentional Disciples: The Path to Knowing and Following Jesus (Our Sunday Visitor, 2012) Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor,...

Duration:00:59:15

Ready Player 3 - S01 EP11

10/9/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott Guest: Tara Veness #peterholmes, #gaming Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor, TuneIn, Blubrry, Spreaker, Player.fm, Radio Public, Overcast Connect with us: Email: info@thiscatholiclife.com.au Facebook: @thiscatholiclifeau Twitter: @catholiclifeau Instagram: thiscatholiclifeau Discord: https://discord.gg/CCjtMTG

Duration:00:58:30

Superheroes & Saints - S01 EP10

10/2/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott Guest: Mark Shea #peterholmes, #saints, #superheroes Links: Mark referred to the book Up, Up, and Oy Vey: How Jewish History, Culture, and Values Shaped The Comic Book Superhero by Simcha Weinstein, you can find the book here - https://www.amazon.com/Up-Oy-Vey-History-Superhero/dp/1569804001/ref=pd_sim_b_5 For Catholic characters in superhero comics see -...

Duration:01:00:53

The Art, The Bad, & The Ugly - S01 EP9

9/25/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Kohler Guest: Rian Galliott Links: Post Avatar Depression https://www.psychologytoday.com/au/blog/promoting-hope-preventing-suicide/201001/avatar-blues Post Avatar Depression has made its way into our language. https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Post%20Avatar%20Depression Assassin’s Creed Origins (Educational Mode) can be seen here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yMDdQKfv70 And Assassin’s Creed helping rebuild the...

Duration:00:55:17

Sex, Marriage, & Laughter - S01 EP8

9/18/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Kohler Guest: Simcha & Damien Fisher #sex, #marriage, #laughter, #simchafisher, #damienfisher, #peterholmes In Today’s show we discuss…. • Simcha’s best selling book • NFP and how it relates to marriage • One minute wonder Links: Simcha’s blog and website https://www.simchafisher.com/ https://www.nhmagazine.com/whats-it-like-to-live-in-a-family-of-12/ Subscribe On: iTunes, Google Play, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Stitcher, Anchor,...

Duration:01:08:15

Mortgages and Morality - S01 EP7

9/11/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Kohler Guest: Cormac McCaughan Links and Resources: A brief summary of Catholic teaching on the morality of lending http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/15235c.htm Cormac mentioned Sumner House https://www.sydneycatholic.org/directory/listing/sumner-house The light of stars we can see with the naked eye can take between 4 years and 2000 years to reach us. http://www.spacetoday.org/Questions/StarlightAge.html #mortgage,...

Duration:01:17:27

Work-Life Balance - S01 EP6

9/4/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Kohler Guest: Cormac McCaughan In Today's Show, we discuss... • Introducing the hosts and guest • Work/life balance • One minute wonder Links: Pope’s teaching on dignified work and family. Pope Leo XIII – Rerum novarum http://w2.vatican.va/content/leo-xiii/en/encyclicals/documents/hf_l-xiii_enc_15051891_rerum-novarum.html John Paul II – Laborum...

Duration:01:14:59

What Your Body Reveals - S01 EP5

8/28/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Marilyn Rodrigues Guest: Katrina Zeno What Your Body Reveals. In Today’s show we discuss…. The theology of the body, the significance of having a body, and the eternal significance of having a body. • Introducing the hosts and guest • What is Theology of the Body? • Why is it relevant to everyone? • Is it all about sex? • What about when love breaks down? • How does the theology of the body help healing? One minute wonder • Balmoral...

Duration:01:10:10

Special Edition: Pell, Politics, and Prayer

8/22/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes Guest: Monica Doumit, Chris Lee A Time For Heroes "In this special episode we talk about how ordinary Catholics, Christians and Australians feel about Cardinal Pell’s trial and proposed changes to Abortion Laws in NSW parliament, how we can hold genuine hope for the future, and how we can respond heroically, personally and lovingly in this difficult time. " The Quote Monica remembered was from GK Chesterton: "The true soldier fights not because he...

Duration:00:35:29

Religious Freedom - S01 EP4

8/21/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Marilyn Rodrigues Guest: Monica Doumit Religious Freedom. • Introducing the hosts and guest • Religious freedom, freedom of speech, freedom of association Religious discrimination laws • Changes being discussed in parliament • Blaspheme laws • Israel Follau • Christian bakers • Christian teachers • Other religions • Atheists freedom: Freedom to not believe Christianity and politics • The same sex marriage debate • The seal of the...

Duration:01:13:44

A Good Man Is Hard To Find - S01 EP3

8/14/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Kohler Guest: Anna Hitchings Finding a good Catholic man to date is difficult. • A shortage of good men • Qualities of a good man • The Definition of dating • The Catholic dating scene • Bad experiences with dating • Traditions, expectations and freedom • Liberated women • The Porn culture and what it does to men and women • Boundaries and expectations • Being “worldly wise” • The Disney factor • What is courtship? Links and...

Duration:01:12:44

You Give Love A Bad Name - S01 EP2

8/7/2019
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Show Notes: Hosts: Peter Holmes & Renee Kohler Guest: Cormac McCaughn What and who give Christians a bad name. • Sexual abuse scandals • Cover-ups • Israel Follau • Donald Trump • Bad experiences with Christians • Judgemental Christians • Legalistic Christians • “You are going to Hell!” • Using the victims as political capital • Christian “rock” • Televangelists Non-Christian world • New Age “paganism” • Post Christian culture Solutions? • Married priests? •...

Duration:00:57:20