67 episodes

Welcome to Godsplaining: a podcast featuring contemplative preachers and their contemporary age. Considering topics philosophical, theological, cultural, and beyond, Godsplaining presents ideas from the Church’s tradition and brings them to bear on our lives’ most urgent questions. Each week, join the Dominican friars as they muse on all things Catholic.

Godsplaining Dominican Friars of the Province of St. Joseph

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0, 8 Ratings

Welcome to Godsplaining: a podcast featuring contemplative preachers and their contemporary age. Considering topics philosophical, theological, cultural, and beyond, Godsplaining presents ideas from the Church’s tradition and brings them to bear on our lives’ most urgent questions. Each week, join the Dominican friars as they muse on all things Catholic.

    052 - The Litany of Humility

    052 - The Litany of Humility

    In this episode Fr. Gregory and Fr. Bonaventure (unironically) discuss the virtue of humility and the Litany of Humility--a favorite prayer of the last century. What about the virtue of humility is so foundational? Why is this prayer so challenging?

    • 33 min
    051 - Disappointments in Friendship

    051 - Disappointments in Friendship

    In this episode, Fr. Jacob Bertrand and Fr. Patrick discuss the trials of friendship. Why are good friends hard to find and harder to keep? What virtues can help us to survive trials and wounds? Tune in to consider these questions and more.

    • 31 min
    050 - Dominican Spirituality

    050 - Dominican Spirituality

    Join Frs. Patrick, Bonaventure, Jacob Bertrand, and Gregory for our fiftieth episode of Godsplaining. In this episode we consider the hallmarks of the Dominican form of life: preaching, contemplation, study, and joy.

    • 41 min
    049 - Race in America: The Hard and Seemingly Impossible Conversation

    049 - Race in America: The Hard and Seemingly Impossible Conversation

    In this episode, Fr. Bonaventure and Fr. Gregory reflect on the current crisis in the conversation surrounding race in America. Why is it so hard to talk about? Is it impossible? If not, what resources do we have for discussing the issue?

    • 35 min
    048 - In Imitation of Christ: A Male Priesthood

    048 - In Imitation of Christ: A Male Priesthood

    As our culture continues to consider the meaning and need for equality, join Fr. Jacob Bertrand and Fr. Patrick as they consider the nature of the Catholic priesthood. Why are Catholic priests only men? Is this an affront against women? Tune in as we consider these and other pressing questions.

    • 39 min
    047 - Literature and Flannery O'Connor

    047 - Literature and Flannery O'Connor

    In this episode, Fr. Gregory and Fr. Bonaventure chat about the literary merits of Flannery O'Connor. What role does violence play in her literature? Why the emphasis on the grotesque? Where do free will and grace meet in the heart of the human person?

    • 32 min

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