Feast of St. Luke – October 18, 2023

Bible Study: (1:45)

2 Tm 4:10-17b

  • Father discusses the very ordinary needs of St. Paul

Lk 10:1-9

  • Father explains St. Luke and his Gospel 


  • (19:12) – Father discusses the liturgy 
  • (20:21- – On receiving communion on the tongue or in the hand
  • (26:58) – Does Jesus give us the power to heal? 
  • (29:24) – Valid sacraments in Eastern Churches 

Word of the Day: Deeds/Works (33:30)


  • (35:28) – Question about eucharistic adoration: why are there people waving hands at the monstrance?
  • (40:17) – Is it okay to take th Eucharist to kneel and receive on hand?
  • (42:01) – I just came back from Israel and a pilgrimage. When did the conflict start?
  • (47:53) – Relationship between grace and free will
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