Why Do Penance?; Transfiguration; Spiritual Friendship 3.6.20

Msgr. Stuart Swetland:

  • ‘Why Catholics do Penance when Jesus paid for all our sins. Didn’t Jesus do enough on the cross?’ (listener email question)
  • What we learn from the Transfiguration, need to bring Christ to the world, reliance on grace (no matter the hardship)
  • The importance of spiritual friendship


Kathryn Jean Lopez:

  • Stewardship, gratitude and beauty all point to God and our obligations to Him
  • W.F. Buckley’s charitable, civil discourse, informed by his faith
  • Spiritual friendship and its importance in daily life