An Authoritative Show – December 1, 2022

Bible Study: (3:04)

Mt 7:21, 24-27

  • Why does God work miracles? 

Mass Hysteria: Father continues his commentary on ushers and communion (12:54)


  • (22:02) – Are we supposed to say ‘in Jesus’ name?’
  • (24:54) – Father comments on the prayer of St. Gertrude 

Word of the Day: Authority (34:36)


  • (38:54) – A man gave half of the communion to his service dog. Is that okay?
  • (44:05) – Blessing: Who can give blessings in the Church?
  • (46:10) – If we go to hell how can we go before God during the final judgment?
  • (47:57) – Jesus was dead for 3 days, but he said to the thief that today you will be with me in paradise; how does that work? 
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