Greatest Privilege of Life – August 25, 2023

Bible Study: (1:53)

Ru 1:1, 3-6, 14b-16, 22

  • Father discusses the majority of the book of Ruth

Mt 22:34-40

  • Father discusses marriage as the great privilege of this life. 


  • (19:41) – How does one become a full saint? 
  • (27:40) – Last shall be first and the first shall be last; what does it mean?
  • (32:19) – Can someone receive the Sacrament of Confirmation twice? 
  • (34:02) – Father discusses the state of the diocesan priesthood

Word of the Day: Mother-in-Law (43:07)


  • (45:00) – Why did they change the words in the consecration from ‘will be shed for all’ to ‘will be shed for many’
  • (46:23) – What was the place you mentioned that Saint Joseph may have worked on?
  • (47:37) – Why is the Ascension of Jesus not a holy day of obligation anymore? (hello)
  • (49:21) – What should I do about a priest who is arrogant?
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