Inner Life – April 26, 2024 – The Fruits of the Holy Spirit

Father Matthew Widder joins Patrick to discuss the fruits of the Holy Spirit. 

  • (2:53) Holy Spirit the Sanctifier
  • (6:20) Difference between the fruits of the spirit and fruits of the flesh
  • (16:20) How the Holy Spirit is at work though us if we let Him
  • (17:29) Rick – Wants to share a story where he shared the gospel with a stranger and felt on fire with HS
  • (20:50) Break 1
  • (22:51) What wounds in your life are producing bad fruits in your life?
  • (25:42) Marylou – How can I ask the Holy Spirit to guide me in giving advice or comments to my clients? – I am a hairdresser
  • (32:46) Matthew – advice on how I can help young kids at my parish get excited about fruits of the spirit during my presentation this weekend
  • (38:14) Break 2
  • (39:46) What fruits are particularly needed in our society today?
  • (45:24) Lynn – shares her Holy Spirit moment.
  • (48:42) Saints to help with the Fruits of the Spirit
Patrick Conley was born, raised, and baptized in Wisconsin in a Protestant tradition. After meeting his wife, Kendra, through an Evangelical ministry at the University of Minnesota, they entered the Catholic Church in 2010. They listened to Relevant Radio, specifically The Inner Life, while preparing to enter the Church. Conley now holds a degree in theology from Oxford University and has served the Church in both academic theology and grassroots pastoral ministry. Conley teaches religion classes in a Catholic elementary school, serves as his parish Director of Religious Education, and is in formation for the permanent diaconate. He also hosts Practicing Catholic on Relevant Radio, exclusive to the Minneapolis area’s airwaves, and is a traveling presenter for the Catherine of Siena Institute apostolate. He lives in rural Wisconsin with his wife and their bulldogs, Georgie and Bingley.