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Latest Podcasts

  • The Inner Life for June 20, 2018 Fr. Jim Kubicki- The Sacred Heart of Jesus Fr. Jim and Chuck talk about devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Caller Question- I have a devotion to the Sacred Heart of ...
  • The Inner Life for June 19, 2018 Fr. Peter Armenio- Work and Prayer Fr. Peter and Chuck discuss the sanctifying our work, and glorifying God in our work. Caller Story- St. Josemaria Escriva inspired me as a young professional ...
  • The Inner Life for June 18, 2018 Fr. Douglas McKay- Ven. Matt Talbot and the Calix Society Fr. McKay and Chuck talk about Venerable Matt Talbot, and Irishman who was a reformed alcoholic, and is now on the ...
  • The Inner Life for June 15, 2018 Guest Host: Patrick Conley Fr. Matthew Widder- Sunday’s Gospel (Mark 4:26-34) Fr. Matthew and Patrick discuss planting the seed of faith in others’ lives, and who planted the seed of faith in ...
  • The Inner Life for June 14, 2018 Guest Host: Patrick Conley Fr. Wayne Watts- Celebrating Fatherhood Fr. Watts and Patrick talk about the vocation of fatherhood. Caller Comment- How I kept my kids Catholic. Caller Comment- Archbishop Chaput said that we ...
  • The Inner Life for June 13, 2018 Guest Host: Patrick Conley Fr. John Love- Handling Bad News from a Doctor Fr. John and Patrick discuss what to do when we hear bad news from a doctor about our health ...
  • The Inner Life for June 12, 2018 Guest Host: Patrick Conley Fr. Nathan Reesman- Project Rachel Fr. Nathan and Patrick discuss Project Rachel and resources to help women after an abortion. Caller Question- How do I respond to a friend ...
  • The Inner Life for June 11, 2018 Guest Host: Patrick Conley Fr. Rick Heilman- Peace Through Strength Fr. Heilman and Patrick discuss how having a strong spiritual life will help us to stave off the devil and temptations. Caller Question- ...
  • The Inner Life for June 8, 2018 Fr. Daniel Schuster- Sunday’s Gospel (Mark 3:20-35) Fr. Schuster and Chuck discuss following the will of God, and how God has “interrupted” our lives with His plans. Caller Comment- I feel like ...
  • The Inner Life for June 7, 2018 Guest Host: Patrick Conley Msgr. Don Sawyer- Living in the Holy Spirit Patrick and Msgr. Don talk about how we can better live in the Holy Spirit. Caller Question- I only invoke the ...

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The Inner Life® with Chuck Neff is one-on-one Spiritual Direction on the radio. Every day, a Catholic priest joins listeners to offer spiritual advice and guidance designed to assist you along your faith journey, speaking about a variety of topics to help you overcome sin, grow in virtue, and strengthen your faith.

About Chuck Neff

Chuck Neff, the host of The Inner Life®, is a veteran broadcast journalist. A graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, he has worked as a TV news reporter in Chicago, Denver, and St. Louis.  Chuck has also traveled the world producing documentaries in the Holy Land, as well as South America and Eastern Europe. In 1999, Chuck coordinated the worldwide television pool coverage for the Pastoral Visit of Pope John Paul II to the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Chuck and his wife, Judy, live in St. Louis.  They have four children and nine grandchildren.