The Royal Nature of God – July 13, 2023

Bible Study: (1:52)

Gn 44:18-21, 23b-29; 45:1-5

  • Father explains why Joseph’s story is so amazing

Mt 10:7-15

  • Who is the royal nature of God? 


  • (22:09) – Can a priest give himself last rites? 
  • (23:32) – Love & Intelligence  
  • (29:10) – Why do priests and deacons bow to the altar? 
  • (32:26) – Was John the Baptist immaculately conceived?
  • (33:47) – What is the oldest Catholic prayer? 

Word of the Day: Divination (36:10)


  • (39:44) – Jesus has been presented in art as a white hippy looking guy for a long time. I think we should start presenting him in the way he actually looked like. What do you think?
  • (43:39) – My mom told me that there would be a smaller nucleus of the Church when socialism took over. Do you think that is happing today?
  • (45:31) – How aggressive can you be when standing up for your faith?
  • (48:55) – I think Joseph’s cup of divination is not right. I think the brothers were just being gaslighted.
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