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Boost Podcast

By Saint Hilary of Poitiers Catholic Church
Bite-Sized Theology for the Weekly Grind

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Episode 20 | Why Baptize Infants?

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Episode 24 | AMA: Sin, Conversion, & Reconciliation
Want to learn more about conversion, sin, and reconciliation? Tune in to learn more! Questions? Episode ideas? Email us at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
29:28
November 26, 2020
Episode 23 | The Four Last Ends: Purgatory & Heaven
We round out our Four Last Ends series with the best end of all: heaven! Catechism | Heaven: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ENG0015/__P2M.HTM Catholic Encyclopedia | Purgatory: https://www.newadvent.org/cathen/12575a.htm Catholic Encyclopedia | Heaven: https://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07170a.htm
36:45
November 24, 2020
Episode 22 | Sunday Readings with Father JD
Breaking open the readings for the Solemnity of Christ the King Questions? Episode Ideas? Send us an email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
06:56
November 19, 2020
Episode 21 | The Four Last Ends: Hell
Hell is a scary topic! Tune in to hear how Father Bruce and Jen Ely break it down. Catechism: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p123a12.htm Catholic Encyclopedia: https://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07207a.htm
31:18
November 17, 2020
Episode 20 | Why Baptize Infants?
Ever wondered why the Catholic Church baptizes infants? Spoiler alert: we always have! Listen in to learn more! Catechism of the Catholic Church: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ENG0015/__P3K.HTM
11:22
November 12, 2020
Episode 19 | The Four Last Ends: Judgement
Memento Mori! Want to learn more? Check out the links below. And don't forget to send questions and episode ideas to sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org. The Catechism of the Catholic Church: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p123a12.htm The Catholic Encyclopedia: https://www.newadvent.org/cathen/05528b.htm
23:25
November 10, 2020
Episode 18 | Sunday Readings with Father JD
Breaking open the Gospel for the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Questions? Episode Ideas? Send us an email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
06:01
November 5, 2020
Episode 17 | The Four Last Ends: Death
Memento Mori! Want to learn more? Check out the links below. And don't forget to send questions and episode ideas to sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org. The Catechism of the Catholic Church: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p123a12.htm The Catholic Encyclopedia: https://www.newadvent.org/cathen/05528b.htm
24:43
November 3, 2020
Special Episode | All Saints Day with Father JD
Father JD gives us the lowdown on these readings from Revelation that we'll be hearing on November! Questions? Episode ideas? Email us at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org!
05:13
October 31, 2020
Episode 16 | AMA: The Blessed Sacrament
What is the Blessed Sacrament? How is bread and wine transformed into the Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity of Jesus Christ? Tune in to our monthly AMA to hear all about it!
50:22
October 29, 2020
Episode 15 | Double Effect
What is the Principle of Double Effect? What makes an action moral or immoral? Find out on this episode with Jen and Father JD! Questions? Episode Ideas? Email us! sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
27:35
October 27, 2020
Episode 14 | Sunday Readings with Father JD
Breaking open the Gospel for the 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time Questions? Episode Ideas? Send us an email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
04:30
October 22, 2020
Episode 13 | Clear Conscience: The Vulnerable
Father JD and Jen talk about the issues of Poverty, Immigration, and the danger to our Environment. Chapters 11, 12 & 14 of Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting. Ascension Press | Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting: https://ascensionpress.com/collections/clear-conscience-a-catholic-guide-to-voting USCCB | Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: https://www.usccb.org/offices/justice-peace-human-development/forming-consciences-faithful-citizenship
1:03:18
October 19, 2020
Episode 12 | Sunday Readings with Father JD
Breaking open the Gospel for the 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time Questions? Episode Ideas? Send us an email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
06:04
October 15, 2020
Episode 11 | Clear Conscience: Just War & Guns
Father JD and Jen talk about the issues of Just War and Gun Control. Chapters 9 & 10 of Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting. Ascension Press | Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting: https://ascensionpress.com/collections/clear-conscience-a-catholic-guide-to-voting USCCB | Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: https://www.usccb.org/offices/justice-peace-human-development/forming-consciences-faithful-citizenship
42:16
October 12, 2020
Special Episode | Beatification of Carlo Acutis
Learn about our first Millennial on the way to sainthood, and what the process of sainthood looks like! Canonization Process: https://solanuscasey.org/about-us/the-cause-for-sainthood/learn-more-about-the-steps-to-sainthood Carlo's Website: http://www.carloacutis.com/en/association/biografia
14:59
October 10, 2020
Episode 10 | Sunday Readings with Father JD
Breaking open the Gospel for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time Questions? Episode Ideas? Send us an email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
04:05
October 8, 2020
Episode 9 | Clear Conscience: The Value of the Human Person
Father JD and Jen talk about the issues confronting the dignity of the human person. Chapters 13, 15, & 16 of Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting.  Ascension Press | Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting: https://ascensionpress.com/collections/clear-conscience-a-catholic-guide-to-voting USCCB | Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: https://www.usccb.org/offices/justice-peace-human-development/forming-consciences-faithful-citizenship
59:16
October 5, 2020
Episode 8 | Sunday Readings with Father JD
Breaking down the Gospel for the 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Questions? Episode ideas? Send us an email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
04:05
October 1, 2020
Episode 7 | AMA on the Blessed Virgin Mary
What questions do you have about Mary, the Mother of Jesus? We take a look at several frequently asked questions about the Blessed Mother in this episode. More questions? Send them to sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org.
47:48
September 29, 2020
Episode 6 | Clear Conscience: The Basics of Moral Theology
Father John David and Jen Ely go in depth on the most important base tenants of Catholic morality and how it applies to the world of politics. Ascension Press | Clear Conscience: A Catholic Guide to Voting: https://ascensionpress.com/collections/clear-conscience-a-catholic-guide-to-voting USCCB | Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: https://www.usccb.org/offices/justice-peace-human-development/forming-consciences-faithful-citizenship
59:11
September 28, 2020
Special Episode | Fr. Altman Video Response & Series Announcement
Father JD and Jen respond to the recent video from Father James Altman regarding voting, and announce a series on forming the Catholic conscience for voting well! Clear Conscience Book: https://ascensionpress.com/collections/clear-conscience-a-catholic-guide-to-voting USCCB | Forming Consciences: https://www.usccb.org/offices/justice-peace-human-development/forming-consciences-faithful-citizenship
30:24
September 24, 2020
Episode 5 | Sunday Readings with Father JD | 9.27.2020
Break open this Sunday's readings with Father JD. Want more? Contact us via email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org to send your podcast ideas!
03:59
September 22, 2020
Episode 4 | Sunday Readings with Father JD | 9.20.2020
Walk through the readings for this upcoming Sunday's Mass with Father JD. We want your input! Send questions/content ideas to sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org
04:57
September 17, 2020
Episode 3 | Sacramental v. Spiritual Communion
What is the difference between Spiritual Communion and Sacramental Communion? Why should I go to Mass to receive Jesus? Is it enough for me to pray on my own away from the Mass? Want to hear more? Contact us via email at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org to submit your podcast ideas!
07:19
September 15, 2020
Episode 2 | Sunday Readings with Father JD | 9.13.2020
Father JD breaks down the Sunday readings for 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Have a topic you want to hear about? Email sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org.
04:40
September 8, 2020
Episode 1 | Welcome to Boost!
Our pilot episode of the Boost Podcast. Bite-Sized Theology for the Weekly Grind. Contact us at sthilarychurch@htdiocese.org to send in your episode ideas! And don't forget to subscribe!
12:57
September 1, 2020