Catholic Connection – Dec 20, 2022 – Hour 2
Jeff Cavins joins us to talk about the Catechism in a Year podcast with Fr. Mike Schmitz. Dr. Pat Castle with LIFE Runners shares about their national marathon.
Segment 1 – Intro and News
Segment 2 & 3 – The Catechism in a Year Podcast with Fr. Mike Schmitz
Jeff Cavins has teamed up with Ascension Press and Fr. Mike Schmitz to produce the new “Catechism in a Year” podcast. He joins Teresa to tell us about it today. There is also a new Ascension Edition of the Catechism you can pick up.
Jeff Cavins is the creator of the celebrated Great Adventure® Bible Timeline study series which has empowered generations of Catholics to understand the Bible’s central “story of salvation.” Jeff has been a leading Catholic evangelist, author, and podcast host for decades, and is particularly well known having hosted EWTN’s “Life on the Rock” TV show for six years. Jeff’s best-selling books and Bible studies include The Bible Timeline: The Story of Salvation, Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible, Jesus: The Way, the Truth, and the Life, The Activated Disciple and Walking with God: A Journey Through the Bible.
Segment 4 – LIFE Runners national race witness in Memphis
Adding nearly 4,000 teammates in the last year, LIFE Runners are now 20,622 strong in 3,367 cities across 43 nations. They gather each fall for a big national marathon. At the St. Jude Memphis Marathon (Dec 3rd), they had 50 teammates, including Bishop Paprocki, wearing the “REMEMBER The Unborn” jersey. “They parked the big ‘REMEMBER The Unborn’ banner at the race Expo, as well as the start and finish lines for 20,000 participants and 50,000 spectators to see the truth, impacting hearts and minds for saving lives!”
Dr. Pat Castle is the founder of LIFE Runners, the world’s largest Pro-Life team with over 19,400 teammates who wear “REMEMBER The Unborn” jerseys as a public witness in over 3,200 cities. Pat is an inspiring and unifying force for Pro-Life through faith, activism, and education.