Catholic Immersion

Catholic Immersion
By Catholic Immersion
About this podcast
A podcast for Catholic young adults who want to immerse themselves in their faith.
Latest episodes
Jan. 14, 2018
There’s no Scripture for today’s episode. Instead, we talk about the importance of articulating your priorities and then examining how the decisions you are making lineup with those priorities. We also talk about the need to manage, not eliminate, the tension between different priorities.
Dec. 31, 2017
In today’s episode, we approach the story of Peter walking on the water in Matt 14:22-36 in the context of a discussion on taking an active role in our discernment process.    
Dec. 17, 2017
Today’s episode features Matt 7:7 in the context of a discussion on discernment. We also explore some of the general differences between translations of the Bible as well as discuss what an impramatur and nihil obstat are. “Keep on asking, and you will receive what you ask for. Keep on seeking, and you will find. Keep on knocking, and the door will be opened to you.” (Matt 7:7)
Dec. 3, 2017
Today’s episode is based on Matt 10:5-15, the story of The Mission of the Twelve. We especially focus on this passage from the text: “And if the house is worthy, let your peace come upon it; but if it is not worthy, let your peace return to you. And if any one will not receive you or listen to your words, shake off the dust from your feet as you leave that house or town.”  Where does the coffee cup come in? Tune in to find out!
Nov. 19, 2017
Today’s episode centers around a story from the life of David. We explore how David’s faith in God enabled him to win a great victory out of what could have been his worst defeat. Scripture used in this episode comes from 1 Sam 30.  
Nov. 5, 2017
Today’s episode is based on two passages from Scripture which have something to teach us about spiritual warfare. We are also going to discuss renunciation, which is a tool you can use in spiritual warfare. “For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” (Eph 6:12)  “Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse.” (Rom 12:14)  
Oct. 22, 2017
Today we take a look at paragraphs 2041-2043 of the Catechism which talk about the why and the what of the five precepts of the Catholic Church. We’re also going to go over seven tips you can use to get more out of your Mass experience.
Oct. 8, 2017
We’re wrapping up our series with this episode focusing on the answer of ‘No.’ We usually don’t like hearing ‘No.’ We’ll be looking at a time when Jesus received the answer ‘No’ to one of His prayers in Luke 22:39-47, 54.
Sept. 24, 2017
Continuing our series on petitions we’ll be looking at the response of ‘Not That Way’ today. This episode’s Bible story comes from the book of Acts and is about St Peter and the healing of a lame beggar (Acts 3:1-10).
Sept. 10, 2017
Today we’re going to take a look at the response of ‘Yes’ to our petitions. We’ll be learning from the story of the Bartimaeus the Blind Man (Mark 10:46-52).