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The Church is Calling: Be a Mystic!

August 30, 2018 by  
Filed under FEATURED, Joseph Hollcraft, Mysticism, Prayer

The Church is Calling: Be A Mystic! Often, we hear the word mystic, and think of such words as rapture, ecstasy, visionary, and so on. On one hand, rightfully so, the likes of Saint Padre Pio and Saint John Bosco, to name a few, are known for their “mystical” experiences of bi-location and the like. But there is a broader sense of this word that applies universally — that sense of... Read More

Practicing Mindfulness?

Description: Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they address the problem with the current trend of practicing mindfulness, from both a spiritual and scientific perspective. Topics/Questions covered in the show: Is there a Catholic version of mindfulness? Can you find true peace through mindfulness? How can there be false peace? Who is Jon Kabat-Zinn? How is the modern understanding of mindfulness... Read More