PODCAST | The Four Characteristics of a Priestly Soul
In today’s podcast, Fr. Javier del Castillo explains why priests need our prayers and reflects on the four characteristics of a priestly soul according to St. Josemaria Escriva.
What You’ll Hear:
2:05 – Why pray for priests?
4:05 – How priests are like great chefs
5:30 – How the priesthood is a gift of God to the Church
8:25 – What is the vocation of a priest?
14:00 – How prayer for priests actually makes a difference
16:05 – St. Josemaria’s advice to his brother priests
17:35 – How St. John Vianney was a model priest
18:35 – Why St. Josemaria turned down positions of prestige
20:30 – Why St. Josemaria said that a priest is like a rug
22:40 – The four characteristics of a priestly soul, according to St. Josemaria