Apr 9, 2019
How far can one go when proclaiming the Good News in different cultures? What place do cultural traditions have in the Mass? Is a 'culture free' Mass even a thing? Eric and Brett engage in a delicate balancing act between syncretism and inculturation without a net this week on Thinking Faith!
Mar 26, 2019
As we enter into the third week of Lent, we invite you to join our two-part Lenten retreat. We'll spend a bit of th=ime reflecting on Luke's parable of the prodigal son through the eyes of Henri Nouwen and the classic Rembrandt painting of the same name. This week we pray that our eyes might be opened just a little that...
Mar 19, 2019
Eric and Brett discuss how not to do marriage prep/enrichment as well as discuss some positive approaches that may provide opportunities to engage the unaffiliated, who often show up in these contexts. What happens when Brett gets steamed about a Marriage Enrichment class? Podcasts and Cheesies, that's what! This week...
Feb 26, 2019
You've probably heard that the planet is grossly overpopulated. Or is it? A recent WIRED magazine article examined a very different perspective presented in a new book by Darrell Bricker and John Ibbitson called Empty Planet. The same week, Hungary announced that it is waving income tax requirements for ALL mothers in...
Feb 19, 2019
In just four years our Archdiocese has gone from 3 Permanent Deacons to a full dozen! The question is, what do you do with them all? From hammers and saws to work with our indigenous partners, we dig into what all our new Deacons have been up to these past few months this week on Thinking Faith!