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Latest Podcasts

  • Encounter for January 13-14, 2018
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Virtue of Charity”
    Sheryl Moran presents the artwork, “Charity Relieving Distress,” by Thomas Gainsborough

    https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Encounter/Encounter20180113.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for January 6-7, 2018
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on the Epiphany
    Sheryl Moran presents James Tissot’s “Journey of the Magi” (oil at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, 28″x40″; watercolor at Brooklyn Museum, 8″x11.5″)

    https://relevantradio-od.streamguys1.com/Encounter/Encounter20180106.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for December 30-31, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “Mary, Mother of God”
    Sheryl Moran presents the artwork, William Bouguereau’s L’Innocence and Song of the Angels

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171230.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for December 23-24, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Incarnation”
    Sheryl Moran presents the history of St. Francis and the Nativity Scene

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171223.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for December 16-17, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Holy Spirit and the Virtue of Hope”
    Sheryl Moran presents the artwork, “Hope in Front of Me,” by Danny Gokey

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171216.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for December 9-10, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Holy Spirit and the Virtue of Faith”
    Sheryl Moran presents the artwork, “Compassion,” by Bougereau

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171209.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for December 2-3, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Holy Spirit in the Moral Life”
    Sheryl Moran presents the artwork, “The Awakening of Conscience,” by William Holman Hunt

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171202.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for November 25-26, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Holy Spirit and the Anointing of the Sick”
    Sheryl Moran presents the related art, “Extreme Unction,” by Nicolas Poussin

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171125.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for November 18-19, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Holy Spirit and the Priesthood”
    Sheryl Moran describes the ceiling of the Cathedral of Saint Paul, St. Paul, Minnesota, by Masqueray

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171118.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

  • Encounter for November 11-12, 2017
    Fr. Michael Becker teaches on “The Holy Spirit and Marriage”
    Sheryl Moran presents “St. Peter’s Baldachin,” by Bernini

    http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/Encounter/Encounter20171111.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS


Encounter is a program dedicated to the Holy Spirit and features a unique look at Holy Scripture and prayer, along with practical ways for you to apply Catholic teaching to your daily life. It’s your 30-minute weekend retreat!  

Join hosts Fr. Michael Becker and Sheryl Moran each week as they help you encounter the Holy Spirit in your daily life, while providing unique perspectives and insight on different aspects of the Faith.

About the Hosts

Fr. Michael Becker is the Rector of the St. John Vianney College Seminary at the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul

Sheryl Moran is a wife, mother, and classically-trained artist who loves to serve the Church through volunteering with her parish and the archdiocese.

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