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Join friends Fr. Steven Borello and Ashley Pultorak as they share about prayer and journeying together in the spiritual life. This life we're given is such an adventure- come along for the journey!

Rooted in the Really Real Ashley Pultorak & Fr. Steven Borello

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.9 • 30 Ratings

Join friends Fr. Steven Borello and Ashley Pultorak as they share about prayer and journeying together in the spiritual life. This life we're given is such an adventure- come along for the journey!

    RRR 041: Detachment as a Lifestyle

    RRR 041: Detachment as a Lifestyle

    In this episode, Fr. Steve and Ashley continue discussing the Illuminative Stage of the spiritual life, focusing on detachment. We can grow in detachment as a particular lifestyle, which allows us to grow in virtue and freedom, leading to a greater abundance of grace from the Lord.

    Email us at ashley@rootedinthereallyreal.com with questions or prayer intentions. Please also subscribe to our podcast and leave us a rating! Thank you so much for listening! God bless.

    • 33 min
    RRR 040: Reaching Stability

    RRR 040: Reaching Stability

    In this episode, Fr. Steve and Ashley discuss the Illuminative Stage of the spiritual life, focusing on the two main obstacles to growth once one reaches this stage. Continuing with Ralph Martin's The Fulfillment of All Desire, we see how lack of knowledge and lack of desire both hold us back in growing closer to the Lord.

    Email us at ashley@rootedinthereallyreal.com with questions or prayer intentions. Please also subscribe to our podcast and leave us a rating! Thank you so much for listening! God bless.

    • 39 min
    RRR 039: Temptations and Trials

    RRR 039: Temptations and Trials

    Continuing with Ralph Martin's The Fulfillment of All Desire, Fr. Steve and Ashley finish talking about the Purgative Way, ending with the temptations and trials we often all experience. If we don't experience any temptations or trials, it likely means we aren't growing in the spiritual journey! We are always given the grace to respond to whatever is before us, we need only say yes and ask for the grace to grow in Faith. 

    Email us at ashley@rootedinthereallyreal.com with questions or prayer intentions. Please also subscribe to our podcast and leave us a rating! Thank you so much for listening! God bless.

    • 31 min
    RRR 038: The Struggle of Sin and The Remedy of Prayer

    RRR 038: The Struggle of Sin and The Remedy of Prayer

    Continuing with Ralph Martin's The Fulfillment of All Desire, Fr. Steve and Ashley discuss the struggle of sin we all experience in this spiritual life, specifically looking at the Purgative Way. How does prayer help to remedy this struggle we all experience? 

    Email us at ashley@rootedinthereallyreal.com with questions or prayer intentions. Please also subscribe to our podcast, leave a rating, and share it with a friend. Thank you so much for listening! God bless.

    ***We apologize for the poor audio quality of this episode, we had technical difficulties with our microphones. 

    • 38 min
    RRR 037: Biblical Worldview- What's the Big Picture?

    RRR 037: Biblical Worldview- What's the Big Picture?

    Continuing with Ralph Martin's The Fulfillment of All Desire, Fr. Steve and Ashley discuss the unique Biblical worldview shared by the saints, and how this outlook on life really changed everything for them. What's the big picture when it comes to our journey in our faith and spiritual life?

    Email us at ashley@rootedinthereallyreal.com with questions or prayer intentions. Please also subscribe to our podcast, leave a rating, and share it with a friend. Thank you so much for listening! God bless.

    • 32 min
    RRR 036: Breaking the Cycle of Sin

    RRR 036: Breaking the Cycle of Sin

    Fr. Steve and Ashley discuss St. Augustine's conversion story, including the two major blocks to growth in the spiritual life he experienced. They also talk about the cycle of sin we often find ourselves trapped in and how to break from that cycle with God's grace.

    Email us at ashley@rootedinthereallyreal.com with questions or prayer intentions. Please also subscribe to our podcast, leave a rating, and share it with a friend. Thank you so much for listening! God bless.

    • 42 min

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30 Ratings

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Consistently great

RRR is one of the best catholic podcasts available right now. I continue to come back to particular episodes, like the forgiveness episodes, and there is always more to take away from it.

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