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The podcast for Catholic Exchange, your daily source for spiritual encouragement and information. Our goal is to help make saints in our time. Join Michael J. Lichens and several CE authors discussing articles and the latest topics.

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The podcast for Catholic Exchange, your daily source for spiritual encouragement and information. Our goal is to help make saints in our time. Join Michael J. Lichens and several CE authors discussing articles and the latest topics.

    We Can Spiritually Grow Together While Social Distancing | Simone Rizkallah

    We Can Spiritually Grow Together While Social Distancing | Simone Rizkallah

    Note from Michael: I apologize for the audio quality on my part. It's an issue we're working on. But, Simone has some great things to share and her audio quality is great. So, enjoy and we'll have cleaner audio next week. (Cheers, MJL)Chances are, you...

    • 33 min
    We Can Still Enter the Mysteries of Holy Week & Easter | Christopher Carstens

    We Can Still Enter the Mysteries of Holy Week & Easter | Christopher Carstens

    Holy Week means accompanying Christ through His Passion. This has become an even greater challenge while many of us are sheltering in place amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. But the promise of redemption through Christ's resurrection still call to us....

    • 42 min
    How to Begin the Path to Discernment & Spiritual Warfare | feat. Dan Burke of the Avila Institute

    How to Begin the Path to Discernment & Spiritual Warfare | feat. Dan Burke of the Avila Institute

    The Christian life is rough, even in the best of times. During a pandemic, it can be especially difficult to enter that narrow way. Long-time teacher and spiritual director Dan Burke joins us to discuss this and other themes of his book, Spiritual...

    • 35 min
    Thomas Aquinas on How to Live a Happy Life | feat. Dr. Kevin Vost, Psy. D.

    Thomas Aquinas on How to Live a Happy Life | feat. Dr. Kevin Vost, Psy. D.

    If you need to figure out how to be truly happy, you can't get a better guide than St. Thomas Aquinas. In today's episode, Michael welcomes Dr. Kevin vost to discuss what the Angelic Doctor taught about the good life and what we can do to live more at...

    • 37 min
    What is a Consecration to St. Joseph? | feat. Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC

    What is a Consecration to St. Joseph? | feat. Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC

    2020 is the 150th anniversary of Pope Pius IX declaring St. Joseph the “Patron of the Universal Church.” Many saints and laity have indeed found a friend in St. Joseph, including editor and host, Michael. To take a deeper dive into St. Joseph, friend of...

    • 26 min
    Michael Tells His Wife About the Relics of St. Valentine

    Michael Tells His Wife About the Relics of St. Valentine

    If you have any memories of St. Valentine's Day, it's typically for the cards, candy, and big pink hearts everywhere. But who was St. Valentine and why is he so mysterious while his holiday is such a big deal? To celebrate this day of romantic love,...

    • 46 min

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The Catholic Church- here comes everybody

"Catholic" means "universal", and that is reflected in this podcast. From theology to literature to zombies (yes, zombies!), Mr. Lichens pulls from the universal Catholic Church to bring interesting guests and lively conversations.

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Some good stuff, for once

The early shows are a little rusty, but I just came back. Some really good material that is a pleasure to listen to. I'm a subscriber now. We need more podcasts like this for Christian radio.

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