All Things Catholic with Dr. Edward Sri

About the show

Join well-known theologian and author Edward Sri for weekly insights on understanding and living out the Catholic faith. Delve deeper into the Bible, prayer time, virtue, relationships, marriage and family and culture with practical reflections on all things Catholic. Don't just go through the motions. Live as an intentional Catholic, a disciple of Jesus Christ.

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Episodes

  • Loving God with Your Mind

    January 25th, 2022  |  24 mins 9 secs
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    How do you love God with your mind? Using the example of St. Thomas Aquinas, Dr. Sri explains how learning more about God can lead us to a greater love for him. With stories and meaningful insight, Dr. Sri reveals how we can love God with our minds.

  • Meeting Jesus in Our Daily Difficulties

    January 18th, 2022  |  22 mins 47 secs
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    What is God asking you to surrender? Dr. Sri explains how Jesus invites us to surrender in every moment, big or small, throughout our lives. Using real life examples, Dr. Sri reveals how the small difficulties of daily life are encounter moments where we can meet Jesus. Dr. Sri provides three steps to take when faced with any difficulty.

  • Do Whatever He Tells You

    January 11th, 2022  |  26 mins 37 secs
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    Do you respond to God’s will promptly and wholeheartedly? Dr. Sri focuses on Mary’s powerful words to the servants at the Wedding Feast of Cana and explains how those words are rooted in old testament language around covenant obedience and how they can inspire us to respond boldly to Jesus in discipleship.

  • 3 Habits that Get Your Spiritual Life Back on Track

    January 4th, 2022  |  21 mins 30 secs
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    How do we get 2022 off to a good start spiritually? Dr. Sri shares three basic habits that you can incorporate into your routine that will help you get your spiritual life back on track and rekindle your devotion in the new year.

  • Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Sri Family

    December 28th, 2021  |  6 mins 40 secs
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    In this special edition of All Things Catholic, the Sri family shares a special Christmas and New Year's message accompanied by some beautiful music!

  • The Meaning of the Christ Child's Cry

    December 21st, 2021  |  19 mins 15 secs
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    Where did the first Christmas really take place? Dr. Sri unpacks the story of Christ's birth, offering us biblical insights into the context of his birth and explaining the significance of Christ entering this world as a fragile and vulnerable infant.

  • Learning to Discern the Will of God

    December 14th, 2021  |  23 mins 10 secs
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    How do we discern God’s will for our lives? Whether it’s contemplating a big move, asking someone on a date, or accepting a job offer, we all face moments in life when desire to know the will of God for our lives. Dr. Sri takes us through a foundational moment in his life when he had to make an important choice and offers us three key insights on how to discern the will God in our lives.

  • Mary, Did You Know?--Of Course, She Did

    December 7th, 2021  |  25 mins 44 secs
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    How much did the Blessed Virgin Mary know about Jesus? Dr. Sri reflects on a popular Christmas song that challenges us to think about whether Mary knew that Jesus was the Savior of the world. Dr. Sri explains how Mary's familiarity with Scripture prepared her to understand that Jesus was the fulfillment of all the prophecies of the old testament.

  • Prepare the Way with Virtue

    November 30th, 2021  |  20 mins 36 secs
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    What does it mean to prepare the way of the Lord? Dr. Sri explains how we can use this Advent season to prepare the way of the Lord by growing in virtue so we can give ourselves as a gift of love to God and to others.

  • 3 Simple Advent Essentials

    November 23rd, 2021  |  18 mins 31 secs
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    It can be easy for us to rush into the joy and excitement of Christmas without truly living the Advent season. Dr. Sri offers us three simple and essential ways to prayerfully enter into the season of Advent.

  • The King of Our Hearts

    November 16th, 2021  |  25 mins 19 secs
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    Imagine a throne at the very core of your heart, who is sitting on that throne, you or Christ? As we approach the great feast of Christ the King, Dr. Sri invites us to acknowledge the kingship of Christ by kneeling before his throne, surrendering our whole lives to him, and letting him reign in our hearts.

  • Go Easy On Me? Adele's Quest for Personal Happiness

    November 9th, 2021  |  23 mins 45 secs
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    What does it mean to be true to yourself? Dr. Sri unpacks Adele's new hit song, Easy On Me, and explains how this popular song expresses an inverted definition of personal happiness. Although we are all tempted to find happiness within our own feelings, Dr. Sri reminds us that true happiness is found when we live for God and for others.

  • Fire of Love: The Passion of the Martyrs

    November 2nd, 2021  |  26 mins 28 secs
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    It's easy for a Christian to feel like an outsider in today's secular age. Dr. Sri draws our attention to the early Christian martyrs and reveals how they can inspire us in our walk with the Lord. We learn that the secret of these martyrs wasn't necessarily their extraordinary strength, but rather, it was their passionate love for Christ.

  • All Saints Day: Remembering Ordinary People Who Loved Extraordinarily

    October 26th, 2021  |  23 mins 39 secs
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    As the Catholic Church gets ready to celebrate All Saints Day, Dr. Sri reminds us that this great solemnity is not just about remembering those great canonized saints, it's also about recognizing all those unknown holy men and women who faithfully followed Jesus throughout the ages. Dr. Sri invites to reflect how God may be calling us to be saints and to love extraordinarily in our ordinary circumstances.

  • "Are You Judging Me?" - Resisting the Culture of Relativism

    October 19th, 2021  |  25 mins 45 secs
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    Have you ever been accused by friends, family, or acquaintances of being judgmental or intolerant because you believe that some things are right and some things are wrong? Try this response from Dr. Edward Sri to flip the conversation around and start challenging the relativist perspective so many people hold today.

  • When Parenting Gets Overwhelming

    October 12th, 2021  |  23 mins 45 secs
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    Feeling overwhelmed in parenting can often be a discouraging experience. Today, Dr. Sri and his wife share openly about the struggle of parenting, and how parents can turn to God in those hard moments when they are tempted to feel disappointed in themselves.