A woman who is 12 weeks pregnant shares her anxiety over her pregnancy, and worry about what the future holds for her and her soon-to-be family. She wonders if this is normal, and if she should offer up her worrying to God. Father Dave tries to ease some of her worries by explaining that Jesus is here to help. (Original Air 08-24-17)
Father Dave answers questions about practicing our faith while unable to attend Mass in person in light of the coronavirus pandemic.
Father Dave preaches on the Gospel reading in which Jesus meets the Samaritan woman at the well. He relates this to our current experience of social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Monday of the Second Week in Lent. Father Dave discusses today’s Gospel in which Jesus gives us a set of guidelines by which to conduct ourselves. He points out that while trying to live according to these standards sometimes seems impossible, it is by God’s grace that we can succeed. Preached at Saint Paul the Apostle Church, New York City, on 3-09-20.
Second Sunday of Lent. Father Dave discusses the fear surrounding Coronavirus. God gives us mountaintop experiences, like today’s reading in which Jesus is transfigured, in order to get us through the difficult times and remind us how faithful God is. Preached at Saint Paul the Apostle Church, New York City on 3-08-20
Father Dave receives a call from a listener asking for advice on how he can continue to be strong in his faith while he is experiencing difficult times without a strong community around to help. Father Dave offers some thoughts on finding spiritual support. (Original Air 10-10-17)
Christian music star Jeremy Camp discusses the new film, “I Still Believe,” based on his autobiography.
Rebecca Bender discusses her new book, “In Pursuit of Love: One Woman’s Journey from Trafficked to Triumphant,” which shares her story of surviving six years of human trafficking and how her faith helped her find healing.
A caller named Mark asks Father Dave about intercession, which is something he doesn’t completely understand.
Bishop Robert Barron sits down with Father Dave at the annual Archdiocese of Los Angeles Religious Education Congress to discuss the real presence of Christ in the Eucharist.