Echoing Faith Today podcast

ECHOING FAITH TODAY: A podcast series hosted by Dr. Jem Sullivan to engage discussion on themes in the new Directory for Catechesis. Listen to the podcast by following the links to the episodes listed below.

The schedule of episodes and guests in the series includes: 

  • Sunday, Aug. 30: His Excellency, Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst, delegate for catechesis to the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization, Rome. 
    • Podcast series introduction Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean of the School of Theology and Religious Studies, and overview of Catechetics area programs by Father Raymond Studzinski, O.S.B. chair of catechesis, The Catholic University of America. 
  • Monday,  Oct. 19: Archbishop Rino Fisichella, President, Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization, Rome.                                                                                                                                                               
  • Sunday, Sep. 6: Bishop Robert Barron, founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries and Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.                                                          
  • Sunday, Sep. 13: Hosffman Ospino, associate professor, theology and education, Boston College.                                                                                                                                                                               
  • Sunday, Sep. 27: Ian Boxall, associate professor of New Testament, The Catholic University of America.                                                            
  • Thursday, Oct. 1: Reverend Father Marco Benini, research professor of liturgical studies and sacramental theology, The Catholic University of America.                                                                                                                    
  • Monday, Oct. 26: Archbishop Alfred C. Hughes, Archbishop Emeritus of New Orleans, Member of the USCCB Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis and the USCCB Subcommittee on the Catechism.                                                           
  • Tuesday, Nov. 3 :Margaret Matijasevic, executive director of the National Conference of Catechetical Leadership.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Sunday, : Dana Gioia is an internationally acclaimed poet and writer. Former California Poet laureate and  Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts.                                                                            
  • Sir James MacMillan, Scottish composer of classical and sacred music discusses beauty and the arts in evangelization and catechesis - 
  • Dr. Julio Bermudez, Professor, School of Architecture and Planning, The Catholic University of America discusses catechetical spaces that reflect the nature of catechesis -