Two documentary films feature expert priests and theologians presenting in-depth discussions on these two sublime spiritual gifts from God to humanity through the Church, revealing the powerful spiritual significance of the papacy and confession for Catholics.
Includes the Catholicism series 5-DVD set from Fr. Robert Barron and The New Evangelization, which continues the story of his major Catholicism series and explores the Church's mission and the challenges of contemporary culture.
Experience the rich Catholic heritage of the Emerald Isle. Ireland, long known as the land of saints and scholars has cultivated a vibrant faith life for hundreds of years. In spite of growing trends of global secularization it still boasts a culture suffused by devotion to Christ and His Church. Encounter the living faith of its people as you visit its shrines, see unique expressions of culture, and hear interviews with is religious leaders. From the legacy of St. Patrick to the Shrine of Knock this is a journey you will not want to miss.
The Most Reverend Christoph Schönborn, Bishop of Vienna, Austria, and the man picked by Pope John Paul II to compile and edit the Catechism of the Catholic Church, presents a six-part series on this monumental document and worldwide bestseller. No one is as intimately familiar with the Catechism or as eminently qualified to explain it.
This powerful talk by Vinny Flynn offers a whole new understanding of the Mass, a new appreciation of the way Jesus is present in this sacrament, and a new awareness that the Eucharist is not just about receiving Communion; it's about transforming your daily life.
Over the centuries devout believers have sought for the best ways to bring their lives and thoughts closer to God. This wisdom is available for believers today and is effectively set forth in this four-part series. Richard Foster points the way to a new level of spiritual maturity through a rediscovery of the time-honored disciplines of Christian devotion. Use this series in small or large groups to spark a whole new interest in Bible study, prayer, and meditation.
Dr. Ray Guarendi and Rev. Kevin Fete explore the common misunderstandings of Catholicism. With a mixture of history, doctrine, and fun debate, they mine what is often overlooked. Far from two guys' opinions, the programs quote extensively from Scripture, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, and writings from Early Church Fathers. 13 episodes on 2 DVDs. Set includes transcript, study guide, and worksheets.