The Inner Life – July 03, 2024 – The Apostles

Father John Eckert joins Patrick to discuss The Apostles

  • (14:16) why is it important to be with Jesus?
  • Brian – Did the apostles have children, wives, and what was the outcome after they met Christ?

(27:07) Break 1

  • How are we called to be apostolic in our lives?
  • (35:28) Tom – I belong to ‘Men of the Cross’ ministry; We go out and we act like apostles.  We put on a corpus, cross, and then we just let the Holy Spirit minister.

(40:12) Break 2

  • How do we reconcile the faults of the apostles?
  • Why was Judas chosen as an apostle even though he betrayed Judas?
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.