Aug 19, 2017
Here are details about today’s show! (1:30) About our guest, Sister Shannon Schrein: College Theology Society, OSF leadership team, singer of the national anthem at the ballpark.
(5:30) Listener question: Why do some Catholic websites list women saints as “martyrs” and “virgins” but men saints as only “martyrs”?
(10:30) Therese of Lisieux’s little ways of holiness.
(20:00) Listener question: In the bible, why did Abel give God the “fatty portion”? That doesn’t sound very good.
(23:00) Practices of sacrifice: Abraham and Isaac.
(29:00) Does God lead us into temptation to test us?
(31:00) Theodicy and why bad things happen to good people: Job.
(35:00) Transformed by encounter with Jesus: Samaritan woman.
(42:00) Listener question: I’ve fallen into “default prayer” mode. What can I do?
(44:00) Jesus’ prayer life and the psalms.
(47:00) Sister Shannon’s favorite default prayer.
(49:00) Expressing all our emotions to God: Jeremiah.
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