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Pull up a chair in the living room. The dishes are done, and nobody had too many cocktails (yet). Let's talk about life, the Catholic faith, history, and just about anything else. Your host, John B. Manos, interviews guests on topics, has regular show guests, and an occasional news update.
||CleanDetente with the Devil and Stagnation of the Church… How Bridges, Margins, Dreamers, and Fear of Schism Have Subverted Our Faith: BFP011||Your host, John B. Manos, discusses how the fear of causing schism, offending people, or driving people out of the Church has caused us to become comfortable with error in the Church. This is the detent with the Devil at the table. In this stagnatio||5/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Baptism of Fire: Why Protestants Think They Don’t Purgatory, But Catholics Do with Landon DePasquale: BFP 010||Ever wondered why purgatory is so messy? And why do Protestants think it is wrong? Join in the discussion with Landon DePasquale and John Manos on Purgatory, Luther, and the Fr. Weinandy departure from the USCCB. St.||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKick in the Pants on the Four Last Things: BFP NOV17||In today’s “prepper” society, we are often told to prepare for calamity by purchasing survival rations, and exchanging our cash for gold. That’s because they want us to be ready for the calamities they believe are inevitable.||11/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFr. H****n on How to Bring Lapsed Catholics back to the Church: BFP 009||Chances are you know many lapsed Catholics in your life. The statistics would suggest we each know at least four. I bet you know many more. So how do we get them back into the pews? How do we get them reconciled with God and living a life of grace agai.||10/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOn a Mission from God… Literally! with Father John Paul Zeller MFVA: BFP 008||There’s only 125 of these priests in the United States. And there’s only a few over a 1000 worldwide. Father John Paul Zeller MFVA joins John Manos on today’s episode to discuss confession, God’s mercy, and the special graces given to him by||10/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSr. Rita Marie on Whether We are Done with Fatima and How Pius X Nailed it: BFP 007||On the eve of the 100th anniversary of the last Fatima apparition, Sr. Rita Marie, a Sister Servant of the Eternal Word, joins us to discuss whether we are done with Fatima. She details many things about Portugal in 1917 that you never hear anyone disc.||10/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurviving Depressing Church News, Doom Porn, and Spiritual Vampires: BFP 006||In episode 6, Landon DePasquale and John B. Manos talk about the drag that depressing Church news can have on one’s spiritual life and how to avoid it. You may not even realize how this problem creeps into your life… Spiritual vampires and how they||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTerri Aluise, a Busy Mom on Saying the Rosary Daily, Consecration, and Heaven — BFP 005||If you are struggling to say your Rosary daily, wonder if your devotion today will mean anything in the future, or looking for a powerful way to step up your spiritual life, then listen to this episode with Terri Aluise.||9/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow churches, hymns, and liars lie today – BFP 004||In this episode of the Bellarmine Forum podcast, John B. Manos discusses with you the two standards in today’s context: On one side, God is a Person (the Triune Person) – a living person who has thoughts, loves you, and became man. On the other side||8/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBFP 003: Landon DePasquale on his conversion, Mary, and the Shimabara Rebellion||Landon DePasquale and Manos sit down to talk about his trip to the Catholic church from low church evangelical roots. Manos discovers that he stammers in these podcasts, but gets awestruck as they discuss how the Blessed Mother has a military plan tha||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBFP 002: Fr. Anthony Mary OFM Conv talks about Kolbe, Rattisbonne’s conversion, Chicago, and Our Lady||In this second episode of our re-launched Bellarmine Forum podcast, Manos sits down with Friar Anthony Mary, a conventual Franciscan in Chicago. They talk about St. Maximilian Kolbe in 1917, and events in Italy where Masons marched onto the Vatican sin.||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBFP 001: DeJak and Manos talk about Church, Wanderer, and old guys with polyester ties||If you found this post, then you are a little early because this post is part of the re-launched Bellarmine Forum podcast. This episode is one of the three for the re-launch of the podcast. (Thank you for the Hail Mary prayers… we’re on iTunes!||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Good talks about Catholic faith
Very good, clear discussions on important considerations for reverence for Christ present in the Sacrament.
Love the ease of Conversatiom
What wonderful and informative conversation. The little catholic tidbits are such gems.