July 21st, 2020 | Season 2 | 10 mins 57 secs
charity, extraordinary form, fruit, goodness, grace, homily, love, tree
We are the trees, in the garden of the Lord. We are perhaps a variety of different trees, but we are all meant to bear good fruit, which means receiving a new nature from him, living in charity, and letting ourself be pruned. “The tree is the soul, that is, the man himself; the fruit is the man’s works.” AUGUSTINE
April 2nd, 2020 | 46 mins 17 secs
anger, charity, christ, defect, excess, excess and defect 2020, lent, pride, virtue, wrath
In this episode, first, we get angry at technology(!) and then talk about the vice of wrath...and how to distinguish it from righteous anger, as we had at technology.
March 26th, 2020 | 43 mins 26 secs
avarice, charity, christ, defect, excess, excess and defect 2020, lent, vice, virtue
Why we need virtue more than ever in this hour. How to overcome the vice of avarice - a disordered love of money.
March 19th, 2020 | 43 mins 14 secs
charity, defect, excess, freedom, lent, sloth, vice, virtue
We talk about how the vice of sloth resists the demands which having a loving relationship with God places upon us and how sticking to charity can eliminate it from our lives!
March 12th, 2020 | 34 mins 13 secs
charity, defect, excess, freedom, lent, vainglory, vice, virtue
What is glory? What kind of glory is vain? How can we become truly magnanimous - great-souled - instead of seeking honor?
March 5th, 2020 | 37 mins 21 secs
charity, defect, envy, excess, excess and defect 2020, freedom, gratitude, lent, vice, virtue
In this episode, we discuss the "diabolical" vice of envy. Envy is sorrow at another's good.
February 27th, 2020 | 34 mins 35 secs
charity, christ, defect, excess, excess and defect 2020, lent, pride, vice, virtue
In this first episode of our Lenten series on the vices we talk about virtue and vice in general, how Christ is the model of virtue, and how pride is the root of all the vices in our lives.