All Things Catholic with Dr. Edward Sri

Ascension

  • 22 minutes 11 seconds
    What Does It Mean to Be "Open to Life"? (with Beth Sri)

    Should we be open to having another child? This is a question that many married couples face throughout their marriage. Having children requires a lot of sacrifice. However, the Church and experience teaches us about the “supreme goodness” of having children. Dr. Edward Sri is joined by his wife Beth Sri to discuss the discernment process of having children and some practical tips to aid you in the process.

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    Children are meant to bring a husband and wife into deeper unity.

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    21 May 2024, 6:00 am
  • 20 minutes 14 seconds
    Learning Salvation History at the Basilica of St. John Lateran

    Join Dr. Edward Sri on this special edition episode from the Basilica of St. John Lateran in Rome, Italy. Dr. Sri guides listeners through the center aisle of the basilica and explains the magnificent artwork found there. He reveals the significance of the Biblical scenes depicted and emphasizes the importance of understanding both the Old and New Testaments.

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    “Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ.” -St. Jerome

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    14 May 2024, 6:00 am
  • 26 minutes 31 seconds
    Are You Ruled by Your Emotions?

    Are you able to maintain a sense of peace in your soul? Or do you struggle with constant disruptions and feel weighed down by your emotions? Emotions are not a bad thing, but at times, a person can become ruled by their emotions. So, what is the proper role of emotions? Dr. Edward Sri delves into this question and also explains the roles of the intellect and the will.

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    God wants to heal our emotions and give us greater freedom.

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    7 May 2024, 6:00 am
  • 25 minutes 7 seconds
    Turning Work into Prayer

    Does it ever feel like work is keeping you from your relationship with God? Work can be stressful, exhausting, and overwhelming. So, how can we bring God into our work instead of allowing it to separate us from God? In preparation for the feast of St. Joseph the Worker, Dr. Edward Sri shares some contemplation on the work of St. Joseph. He also shares ways in which we can turn our work into a prayer.

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    "Saint Joseph was a just man, a tireless worker, the upright guardian of those entrusted to his care. May he always guard, protect and enlighten families." -St. John Paul II

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    30 April 2024, 6:00 am
  • 25 minutes 48 seconds
    Darkness in Prayer: A Lover’s Game?

    Do you ever feel like God is not listening? Is prayer just merely a game to God? So many of the saints have gone through seasons of dryness and darkness in prayer. In today’s episode, Dr. Edward Sri looks to the wisdom of St. Catherine of Siena, a Doctor of the Church, who shows us how to faithfully respond and cooperate with God amid those most difficult seasons. 

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    "Prayer is the meeting of two desires: our desire for God and God's desire for us." 
    St. Catherine of Siena 
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    23 April 2024, 6:00 am
  • 26 minutes 32 seconds
    Catholic Parenting: Connection, not Perfection (with Beth Sri)

    How do we navigate the anxieties and pressures that come with parenting? Beth Sri joins Dr. Sri for an honest conversation about the challenges of parenting, particularly when you're trying to raise your kids in the Catholic Faith. Together, they share valuable insights and advice to help you parent from the Lord's peace rather than from a place of fear.

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    "Connection is more important than perfection."
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    16 April 2024, 6:00 am
  • 25 minutes 1 second
    What It Means to Rejoice

    What does it mean to rejoice? How do you continue to rejoice even in the midst of struggle? According to Dr. Edward Sri, Mary offers an extraordinary example of what it means to rejoice. Dr. Sri explores some of the key moments of Mary’s life and reveals how she rejoiced in each one. He offers practical advice on how we too can rejoice throughout our lives.

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    Take time to rejoice at every Communion. Don’t go through the motions at Mass. Take time to rejoice like Mary and marvel over the mystery that my God is dwelling within the walls of my soul.

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    9 April 2024, 6:00 am
  • 23 minutes 33 seconds
    Why We Need the Resurrection

    Jesus’ death on the Cross is not enough; we need the Resurrection. Dr. Sri explains the significance of celebrating Jesus’ Resurrection and why this event is essential in his work of salvation. We also discover how Easter resolutions can help us build upon our Lenten spiritual growth as we move into the Easter season and beyond.

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    What Jesus did in the Resurrection is what he wants to do in your soul every day.
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    2 April 2024, 6:00 am
  • 21 minutes 33 seconds
    What Christ Really Meant by “It Is Finished”

    Do you know what Jesus’ last words were before he died on the cross? More importantly, do you know what his last words meant? This Holy Week, Dr. Edward Sri reflects on the final moments and words of Christ. He explains their deeper meaning so that each of us can better understand Jesus’ passion and death on the cross.

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    Jesus poured out everything. He held nothing back. He gave it all.

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    26 March 2024, 6:00 am
  • 21 minutes 55 seconds
    Mark’s Passion Narrative: What You Need to Know for This Palm Sunday

    Are you prepared for the most important week, the holiest week of the entire year? This Sunday is Palm Sunday which begins Holy Week. Dr. Edward Sri helps you prepare for these sacred days by digging into the Gospel for Palm Sunday which is Mark’s passion narrative. Dr. Sri explains some of the unique aspects of Mark’s narrative and what they mean for our understanding of Jesus’ passion and death.

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    “Truly this man was the Son of God."

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    19 March 2024, 6:00 am
  • 31 minutes 7 seconds
    How Martha Found Freedom from Anxiety

    How do you handle the stress and anxieties of life? Does it frequently overwhelm you and rob you of your peace? Martha is a character from Scripture that many can relate to. She struggled with anxiety and became overwhelmed. Dr. Edward Sri examines the stories of Martha from the Bible and reveals what we can learn from her about overcoming anxiety and finding interior peace.

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    Be Mary before becoming Martha.

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    12 March 2024, 6:00 am
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