Catholic Comments Podcast

Proclaim a Fast – Repost

Dr. Eileen Burke Sullivan joins host John O’Keefe and Wendy M. Wright to help us prepare for Lent, which starts on Wednesday.  Today’s discussion focuses on the lenten fast. This show was first published in 2015.

Listeners may also enjoy some our our previous programs on Lent:

* Ash Wednesday

* The Spirit of Lent

* Lent 2007 and 2008.

Pope Francis: The Joy of Love – Repost

Dr. Todd Salzman discusses Pope Francis’s new Apostolic Exhortation, The Joy of Love (Amoris Laetitia).

Salzman is Professor of Theology and holder of the Amelia B. & Emil G. Graff Chair in Catholic Theology at Creighton University.

This podcast f first appeared on April 25, 2016.

John Chrysostom and Ritual Habit

Rebecca Falcasantos discusses how St. John Chrysostom understood the relationship between ritual habit and the formation of character.

Falcasantos teaches theology at Providence College and is a graduate of Creighton University.

Pope Francis and Integral Humanism

Dr. Patrick Murray discuss the concept of “Integral Humanism,” which appears in Pope Francis’ encyclical, Laudato Si’.

Murray is Professor of Philosophy at Creighton University.

“The Common Good” from Aristotle to Mill

Philosopher David Ozar discuss the development of the Common Good tradition form Aristotle to Mill and its ongoing relevance to business education.

Ozar is Professor Emeritus at Loyola University in Chicago.