Tag Archives: Holy Days

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.

The Feast of the Transfiguration – Repost


Dr. Eileen Burke Sullivan joins hosts Dr. John O’Keefe and Dr. Wendy M. Wright in a conversation about the feast of the Transfiguration. The Transfiguration is celebrated on August 6th.

This podcast was first published on August 2nd, 2010.

Our Lady of Lourdes


Teresa Monaghan, a faculty member in Creighton’s summer program in Christian spirituality, comes back to the show to discuss Our Lady of Lourdes.

The feast of Our Lady of Lourdes is February 11th.

St. Luke


Dr. Susan Calef of Creighton’s Theology Department discusses the life and legacy of St. Luke.

Luke gave us both the Gospel the bears his name and the book of The Acts of the Apostles.

photo: Lawrence OP, from Flickr

The Birth of Mary


In this program host John O’Keefe interviews co-host Wendy M. Wright about feast of the Birth of Mary, which is celebrated on September 8th.

Although less known than the feast of the Immaculate Conception and the Assumption, this feast has played an important role in highlighting the role of Mary in the mystery of salvation.