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

  • How to Respond to Spiritual Drought

    September 20th, 2022  |  23 mins 29 secs
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    Do you ever experience dryness in your spiritual life? Throughout our journey in the spiritual life, there may be times without consolation or feeling the nearness of God. Dr. Sri explains why this might happen and how to respond to it.

  • Why Deny Yourself?

    September 13th, 2022  |  22 mins 51 secs
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    Why does Christ ask us to “deny ourselves?” Within Catholicism, there is a fair amount of emphasis on penance and giving things up. Using wisdom from St. John of the Cross, Dr. Sri explains why we must “deny ourselves” in order to gain what we truly desire.

  • She Is Your Mother

    September 6th, 2022  |  21 mins 28 secs
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    Do you welcome Mary into your heart? In this episode, Dr. Sri explains the Biblical foundation for why we call Mary our mother. He also shares why it is essential for us, our families, and the world that we strive to grow closer to her.

  • We Dare to Say

    August 30th, 2022  |  20 mins 55 secs
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    What is so daring about saying “Our Father”? Dr. Sri explains historically why praying in this way to God was so daring. He also shares what this reveals about God and what this reveals about who we are.

  • Suffering for the Truth

    August 23rd, 2022  |  27 mins 12 secs
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    Are you willing to suffer for the truth? Are you willing to be misunderstood, even hated for it? Using the example of St. John the Baptist, Dr. Sri explains why it is essential that we suffer for the truth and how we can prepare ourselves to proclaim it.

  • Healing vs. Controlling Our Emotions

    August 16th, 2022  |  22 mins 24 secs
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    Do you ever struggle to control your emotions? Sometimes, our emotions can be overwhelming and difficult to orient towards what is good. Dr. Sri shares in this episode how Christ wants to heal our emotions and help us orient them towards what is good.

  • The Assumption of Mary Explained

    August 9th, 2022  |  26 mins 40 secs
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    What difference does the Assumption of Mary make on your life? In this episode, Dr. Sri explains why we believe that Mary was assumed into Heaven body and soul. He also explains what this means for you and your relationship with God.

  • Are You Anxious?

    August 2nd, 2022  |  24 mins 25 secs
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    Do you struggle with anxiety or worry? So many in the world do. Dr. Sri shares how increasing our trust in God can help alleviate much of the anxiety we experience. Dr. Sri offers five tips to help anyone grow in trust and let go of worry.

  • Be Mary Before Becoming Martha

    July 26th, 2022  |  25 mins 11 secs
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    Are you a Martha or a Mary? Do you struggle to find moments to sit with Jesus in the midst of a busy day? In examining the story of Martha and Mary, Dr. Sri offers that we can find balance between the busyness of life and attentiveness to Jesus’ presence.

  • Why Can’t I Hear the Voice of God?

    July 19th, 2022  |  25 mins 27 secs
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    Do you want to hear the voice of God more in your life? For many of us, hearing the voice of God is a constant struggle. Dr. Sri recommends that in order to hear the voice of God, we need more silence in our lives. He offers four ways to build moments of silence into our daily lives.

  • What St. Francis and Lepers Can Teach Us About Love

    July 12th, 2022  |  19 mins 37 secs
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    Is there someone in your life that is hard for you to love? In this episode, Dr. Sri explains the call of every person to love their neighbor despite how we feel about them. Using examples from the saints, Dr. Sri encourages us to rise above our feelings and choose to love.

  • The Freedom of Prudence (with Fr. Gregory Pine)

    July 5th, 2022  |  24 mins 3 secs
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    How do you handle decision making? For some of us it can be an agonizing process. In this episode, Dr. Sri is joined by guest Fr. Gregory Pine to discuss the virtue of prudence and how pivotal of a role it plays throughout our lives.

  • Turn to Mary

    June 28th, 2022  |  8 mins
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    Where do you turn in times of need or celebration? In this special, on location episode, Dr. Sri shares about the power of Mary’s intercession and how it is good to turn to her in times of celebration and in times of need.

  • Real Marriage with Dr. Edward and Beth Sri (Part 3)

    June 21st, 2022  |  23 mins 9 secs
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    How do you respond when your spouse does or says something hurtful? It is not uncommon in marriage for hurtful moments to occur. Dr. Edward and Beth Sri share some helpful advice on how to respond to such moments.

  • Real Marriage with Dr. Edward and Beth Sri (Part 2)

    June 14th, 2022  |  27 mins 30 secs
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    Did you know that God desires deep healing for you? In this episode, Dr. Edward and Beth Sri continue their conversation on real marriage. They dive into the topic of weaknesses, struggles, and wounds coming to the surface in marriage and how God desires to heal us.

  • Real Marriage with Dr. Edward and Beth Sri (Part 1)

    June 7th, 2022  |  25 mins 3 secs
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    Want to hear about real married life? In this episode, Dr. Sri is joined by his wife Beth Sri to share about the realities of marriage and their own experiences in marriage. They also share about their new book: The Good, the Messy, and the Beautiful: The Joys and Struggles of Real Married Life.