Zeus and Latin Maxims – April 29, 2024

Bible Study: (1:45)

Jn 14:21-26

  • What does Logos really mean ? How can we speak by the Holy Spirit? Father explains both

Letters (20:02)

  • Father explains some Church customs in light of Grecian bonfires
  • Listener asks about the “Lamb of God” at mass
  • Sam asks if Judas had to betray Jesus to fulfill Scripture?
  • Someone told me that the Eucharist isn’t Jesus if the host touches the ground; what should I say?

Word of the Day: Zeus (33:50)

Callers (37:12)

  • ‘Despise not my petitions’ sounds like an insult from the Memorare
  • Fr. quoted something in Latin about confession–what was that?
  • Prayers for my cousin w with glaucoma issues
  • Why do we have “suffered under Pilate” in the Creed?


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