Paradise Lost – April 30, 2024

Bible Study: (1:53)

Acts 14:19-28

  • When has the Church been strong?

Jn 14:27-31a

  • What was one of the great messianic expectations?

Letters (22:04)

  • What is the Holy Communion fast?
  • What’s Father’s take on Ez 20:25-26?
  • Listener talks about her experience of confession and forgiveness
  • Listener asks Father Simon about Milton’s Paradise Lost

Word of the Day: Believe! (33:05)

Callers (37:35)

  • When we die do we go right to heaven?
  • Is it a sin to go to a Protestant service, while also still going to mass on Sunday? Is it a sin to not play music for mass, when you have the ability to do that?
  • I’m a cabinet maker, and I have Indian clients that want me to build a temple. Is that okay?
  • I’m unclear about the Gods like Zeus, Jupiter; did they have power?
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