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Hints of Heaven in the Parables of Jesus

Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they unpack the messages behind the parables of Jesus by speaking with Father George Rutler about his book Hints of Heaven. Topics/Questions Covered in the Show: What is a parable and why did Jesus choose to speak through parables? How many parables are there? Why is the book divided into short reflections on each parable? Fr. Rutler tells of his favorite parables... Read More

Hints of Heaven

  Description: Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they unpack the messages behind the parables of Jesus by speaking with Father George Rutler about his book Hints of Heaven. Topics/Questions covered in the show: What is a parable and why did Jesus choose to speak through parables? How many parables are there? Why is the book divided into short reflections on each parable? Fr. Rutler tells of... Read More

The Stories of Hymns

Description: What happened to traditional hymns during Mass and why are they so important? Dan and Melissa speak with Fr. George Rutler about his book The Stories of Hymns: The History Behind 100 of Christianity’s Greatest Hymns to find out. Topics/Questions covered in the show: What is the meaning and significance of the hymn, “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”? What is the difference between a... Read More

Stories of Hymns

Description: What happened to traditional hymns during Mass and why are they so important? Dan and Melissa speak with Fr. George Rutler about his book The Stories of Hymns: The History Behind 100 of Christianity's Greatest Hymns to find out. Topics/Questions covered in the show: What is the meaning and significance of the hymn, “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”? What is the difference between... Read More