PODCAST | Part Three: Redemptive Suffering

We continue in our journey with the disciples to Emmaus when Christ raises the question, “Did not Christ have to suffer these things before entering into his glory?” Fr. Javier explains that this is the question of Christianity and is often the reason why many people do not understand Christianity. This question leads people to ask, […]

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PODCAST | Part Two: Examination & Prayer

On today’s podcast, we continue with part two of the five-part series on The Road to Emmaus, an audio retreat by Fr. Javier del Castillo. God asks questions. But why? We find hundreds of questions in the Gospel asked by Jesus himself. When Christ asks questions in Scriptures, we ask ourselves these same questions. Christ is inviting us to […]

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“How then can we live?” | Christ’s Death and Our New Life

“Our transgressions and our sins are upon us; they weigh us down; and we waste away because of them; how then can we live?” (Ezekiel 33:10). These words of the prophet powerfully express how sin affects us—creating a heaviness in the soul, a feeling of dejection, a sense of deadness in mind and heart. Sin […]

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