Archive for May, 2011

May 16, 2011 – Mary, Jesus, and Catholicism in Film

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In this thought provoking program, Mark interviews Michael Duricy STL, from the International Marian Research Institute.  Michael did his graduate research on Mary in Films.  This particular conversation will focus on how Hollywood has portryed Mary, Jesus and Catholicism in general.  It is an interesting exploration into both religious and secular culture as depicted in film.

May 9, 2011 – The Interior Castle II

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Have you ever wondered if your prayer life was useful, and whether you were making progress. In this insightful program, Mark and Frances continue their conversation on Teresa of Avila’s “The Interior Castle.”  They will discuss the need for and benefits of Spiritual Direction. They also discuss the role of dryness in prayer and offer insights on the signs that demonstrate when a person is making progress in their prayer life.

May 2, 2011- The Interior Castle I

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Have you just begun to pray more seriously, or are you still struggling with finding the time and commitment.  On this program Mark and Francis begin a discussion of St Teresa of Avila’s Interior Castles.  Today they discuss the first three “Dwellings” or Mansions in St Teresa’s explanation of the Seven Interior Castles.  If you are struggling with your prayer life, let a true master of prayer, St Teresa of Avila, conduct you along a smoother path