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For centuries, believers have honored the Blessed Virgin Mary. They have written books about her, painted images, and built churches in her honor. Shrines are dedicated to her. People seek her intercession. Join host, Fr. Edward Looney and his weekly guest, as they discuss the Catholic faith and the role of Mary in their life. Gain new insights and begin or deepen your Marian devotion.
 
What do we know about Jesus and Mary? For starters, what the evangelists recorded in the gospels. Throughout Church history, mystics have received visions of the life of Jesus and Mary and recorded them as biographies. One such mystic was Venerable Maria of Agreda who authored The Mystical City of God, a four volume book totaling more than 2,000 pages. It's a daunting task to read, but Marian theologian Fr. Edward Looney has partnered with TAN Books to read it in a year. Join him as he reads ...
 
Jason is a film producer, author, activist and Catholic human rights worker. For the past 25+ years, he has worked to defend the most vulnerable — from the homeless on the streets of Los Angeles to persecuted Christians in Africa, from women in crisis pregnancies to victims of “honor killing” in Iran.
 
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Laraine Bennett “Know Thyself: The Game of Temperaments” and Fr. Edward Looney “How They Love Mary 28 Life-Changing Stories of Devotion to Our Lady” (Both from Sophia Institute Press). Laraine’s game available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/products/item/know-thyself Father Looney’s book at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/…/item/how-they-love…
 
Fr. Edward Looney speaks with Fr. Joseph Mary Wolfe, a Franciscan Missionary of the Eternal Word who left his career to help Mother Angelica with the network and who then eventually became an EWTN priest. In this conversation breaking down lesson four of Fr. Looney's book How They Love Mary, Fr. Joseph shares memories from his life working alongsid…
 
Ken talks with Kevin Schmiesing “A Catholic Pilgrimage through American History: People and Places that Shaped the Church in the United States” (Ave Maria Press) and Bear Woznick “A Surfer’s Guide to the Soul” (Sophia Institute Press). Kevin’s book available at: https://www.avemariapress.com/…/catholic-pilgrimage… Bear’s book is available at: https…
 
In Fr. Edward's latest book How They Love Mary, he did not feature Pope St. John Paul II, but he was the pope for the first part of Father's life. Fr. Michael Gaitley and Jason Evert had already written about Pope St. John Paul II and Mary, so he was omitted. With the recent anniversary of May 13 and his birthday on May 18, it seems only appropriat…
 
The National Centre for Padre Pio in Pennsylvania stands as as a testimony to the miraculous intercession of Padre Pio in the ancestral line of Nicholas Salkowski, whose immediate family also experienced a miracle. St. Padre Pio is one of those household saint names popular among Catholics today. Learn more about Padre Pio, his devotion to Mary, an…
 
New Movie Will Rock America with Director Tracy Robinson https://www.thematteroflife.org/ Follow Jason on Locals: https://jasonjones.locals.com/ and on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/osu4491 Visit Movie to Movement @ www.MovieToMovement.com And the Vulnerable People Project: www.TheGreatCampaign.org…
 
Fr. Paschal from the Franciscan Missionaries of the Eternal Word inspired Fr. Edward's chapter about St. Francis in the book How They Love Mary. In this conversation, Fr. Edward tries to understand how many different orders of Franciscans there are, why the Franciscans have custodianship of the Holy Land, and how St. Francis loved Mary. Learn more …
 
We crown Mary with flowers during the month of May and people often leave flowers by her statues. But did you know there is a custom of flowers evoking different attributes of Mary? In this episode, Neena Gaynor, author of "A Garden for Mary" shares about the tradition of Mary Gardens and at the end she shares about being a beekeeper too. Buy "A Ga…
 
Lesson 1 of Fr. Looney's newest book examines the Marian devotion of St. Damien of Molokai. He speaks with Fr. Ervin Caliente, a classmate of Fr. Looney's from seminary, who actually spent time assisting in the parish where St. Damien of Molokai served. Learn more about the need for holy priests and how St. Damien of Molokai is a shining example. G…
 
Ken talks with Deacon Richard Eason “Spiritual Excellence: The Path to Happiness, Holiness, and Heaven” (EWTN Publishing/Sophia Institute Press) and Fr. Gerald E. Murray “Calming the Storm: Navigating the Crises Facing the Catholic Church and Society” (Emmaus Road Publishing) Deacon Eason’s book is available at: https://www.sophiainstitute.com/prod…
 
Fr. Edward recently visited Spain and had the opportunity to visit Agreda and venerate the incorrupt body of Venerable Maria of Agreda, celebrate Mass in the monastery, and interview Sister Patricia about life in the convent founded Venerable Maria of Agreda. Fr. Edward is reading the Mystical City of God in a Year though a podcast, available on Ap…
 
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